Dr Gary Hall Snr is directing an effort on behalf of United States Olympians and Paralympians and National Team members and alumni of all Olympic sports “to reverse the alarming trend of childhood obesity in America” – World Fit featured on SwimNews Online.
World Fit is a walking program. It is an initiative of the U.S. Olympians Association that aims to combat childhood obesity. This was Kickoff day at the school Olympian Colleen Coyne adopted. Music courtesy of www.beatpick.com [“Champion” by Five Eight Seven]
“World Fit in Oregon” the latest post by 1998 Snowboard Olympian, Lisa Kosglow on the World Fit blog. Lisa writes about retiring from the sport and her role as a mentor to the students at Hood River Middle School.
“Getting back into shape” the latest post by Olympian Caryn Davies on the World Fit blog. Check it out if you’re thinking about getting back in shape.
The World Fit Newsletter for January 2011 is out. Read about Beaumont Middle School Principal, Kate McAnelly, and how their academic test scores went up during World Fit Walk 2010? And of course our featured Olympian, Jamie Hagerman (USA Ice Hockey), and our featured student, Samantha Morgan (Nautilus Middle School).