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posted Jul 15, 2013, 2:03 PM by Alberto Mercado


        The MOVE IT MOVEMENT TOUR, Cartoon Network’s summer campaign targeting youth aged 6-14, in partnership with the President’s Council on Fitness, Sports & Nutrition and in support of First Lady Michelle Obama’s Let’s Move! Initiative. The tour will feature multiple activity and learning stations, incorporating core partner organizations as NBA/WNBA FIT & NBA Hoop Troop, NFL PLAY 60, The PGA of America and Subway® Fresh Fit for Kids™. Families planning to visit and participate in the MOVE IT MOVEMENT TOUR can enjoy a host of activities including:

·    NBA/WNBA FIT & NBA Hoop Troop — kids can demonstrate their fitness level by testing their basketball skills and shoot against the clock for prizes;

·    The PGA of America Driving Range — updated to reflect the new PGA Sports Academy and its goal of developing young social and competitive golfers, kids are invited to drive the ball for accuracy and distance with The PGA driving range. Top scores are posted on the PGA Sports Academy leaderboard;

·    NFL PLAY 60 — kids can practice a variety of football-themed activities, including running patterns and passing skills;

·    Subway® Fresh Fit for Kids™ Soccer Shootout Challenge and Skate Park/BMX Experience — At the challenge, kids can show off their footwork and take aim at a custom soccer goal; while over at the park, BMX and skateboard experts perform high-flying demonstrations followed by personal interactive safety and riding tips sessions for kids;


Who:     Sponsored locally by Xfinity, Health Happens Here & The Hub; National sponsors of the 16-city tour include the Boys & Girls Clubs of America (BGCA), NBA/WNBA FIT & NBA Hoop Troop, NFL PLAY 60 and The PGA of America.


When:   July 25, 2013 from 12pm to 4pm


Where:  Boys & Girls Club

              5212 Lemon Hill Ave

              Sacramento, CA 95824


Why:     The MOVE IT MOVEMENT TOUR is part of Cartoon Network’s long-established, award-winning pro-social efforts to provide support and encouragement in the ongoing battle against childhood obesity through such varied activities as daily recess, health & wellness education and active after-school involvement.

For more information please see PDF attached below of this page..
Alberto Mercado,
Jul 15, 2013, 2:03 PM