Monthly Archives: May 2013

May is for Motion!

Photo Credit: Politico
Photo Credit: Politico

It’s National Physical Fitness and Sports Month! Initiatives like First Lady Obama’s Let’s Move! campaign have been activated among the ranks of professional sports teams and leagues in an effort to promote healthy, active lifestyles among even the youngest fans.  The NFL’s Play60 program is a call to action for kids and families to get outside and play for at least 60 minutes everyday.  At a time when more than one-third of American children are overweight or obese, grassroots level campaigns like these are critical to the health of our next generations.  

Check out my full article on the Sports Networker blog!