Magazine
Subscribe
Editorial
Media Kit
Talk to us

News Apr 2, 2008 - 12:36 PM


Governor Rell’s Committee on Physical Fitness calls on residents to join President’s Challenge to get more active

By Governor Rell's office





Font size: Small Big
Email this article
 Printer friendly page
Share this article:
facebook del.icio.us Yahoo! MyWeb Digg reddit Furl Blinklist Spurl
Buy the "As seen on" mug
Governor M. Jodi Rell today said that Connecticut is joining the President’s Council on Physical Fitness and Sports to encourage Connecticut residents to join the National President’s Challenge—a physical activity program designed to get America up and moving.

“The arrival of spring brings longer days and better weather,” Governor Rell said. “This is a great time for us all to make the changes in our lives that will lead to a healthier Connecticut and a healthier America. Engaging in a physically active lifestyle can benefit people of all ages, so I urge people to meet the President’s Challenge.”

The National President’s Challenge takes physical activity beyond the gym and into everyday life. All Americans aged 6 and older are encouraged to join the Challenge, be active five days a week and log their activity on a personal activity tracker. The National President’s Challenge ends May 15. Participants can register for the Challenge at www.presidentschallenge.org .

The theme for the National President’s Challenge 2008 is “A Healthier Nation: It’s Everyone’s Challenge.” Participants can join as individuals or create a group with friends, family, co-workers and students.

For more information about the Connecticut Governor’s Committee on Physical Fitness contact Charlie Chatterton at (860) 465-5183 or go to www.connecticutfitness.org.




© Copyright by StamfordPlus.com. Some articles and pictures posted on our website, as indicated by their bylines, were submitted as press releases and do not necessarily reflect the position and opinion of StamfordPlus.com, Stamford Plus magazine, Canaiden LLC or any of its associated entities. Articles may have been edited for brevity and grammar.




Possibly related or similar articles:
CBRE Represents Seller of 535 Connecticut Avenue in Norwalk - Jul 18, 2014 - 9:17:00 AM
Chelsea Piers Connecticut celebrates another successful year - Jul 16, 2014 - 5:22:48 AM
Law Enforcement Officers to Carry the Torch for Special Olympics Across Connecticut, June 4-6 - May 22, 2014 - 7:01:29 AM
Chelsea Piers CT announces new executive director - May 5, 2014 - 12:39:57 AM
More Than 200 Run in Lyme Research Alliance’s “Race Against Lyme” 5K - May 1, 2014 - 5:09:52 AM





Note: We reserve the right to delete posts at any time if we decide that they are offensive or distasteful.
CURRENT HEADLINES:
Whaleship Charles W. Morgan to Celebrate Centennial of the Cape Cod Canal
Governor Malloy announces "Free State Parks Weekend" this Saturday and Sunday
Young Business Leaders Named to 2014 40 Under Forty
Malloy: Fiscal year ends with $121 Million surplus
Four Suggested Priorities at the Crossroads for Hartford Education


Top of Page










StamfordPlus.com is part of the Canaiden Online Media Network.
Stamford Plus Online | Norwalk Plus Online | Canaiden.com | Best of Norwalk | Best of Stamford | Hauterfly Magazine | SummerCampPlus.com

Copyright ©2005-2010 Canaiden,LLC All Rights Reserved.