For others, the goal was for a more serious relationship, maybe even marriage someday."Ninety percent of the people attending our events will circle one or more people," Gelormine said."That doesn't mean that other person is going to be interested in them back, and that's when the odds drop." Gelormine believes speed dating has become the hottest dating trend in the country.Any outcome is possible with speed dating, said Marcia Winter, the coordinator for Pre-Dating Events in Gainesville and Ocala.
Dating for the disabled has recently become more popular when niche-based online dating took off.Monday's gathering focused on women, ages 42 to 52, and men, ages 46 to 59.The women sat at pre-assigned tables and the men rotated from one to the next, spending six minutes in conversation with each female.It blew my mind." Cecil Brownfield lives in Gainesville and participated in a group there about six weeks ago.It's very easy to walk away from or make a connection." The drawbacks?