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Venus Williams gets 'Active'

Updated: October 12, 2010, 1:08 PM ET
By Jon Robinson

First time I met Venus Williams, she was playing "Grand Slam Tennis." And when I say playing, I mean she was up and moving, swinging the Wii controllers like a racquet, and genuinely looking frustrated if she hit the ball out of bounds.

What she liked about the game, she told me, was that it got people off the couch and active. "It's not just about pressing buttons," she said. "You actually need to get up and move."

Now Venus is taking her talk about getting fit ...

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