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Students Encouraged to Exercise Daily

April 2, 2013

Students and staff at Wimbeldon-Courtney school exercising with the Valley City State University football players as part of the local On the Move program.

Barnes On the Move Partnership finished its month-long On the Move for Students campaign March 30.
Andrea Winter, Licensed Registered Dietitian with Young People’s Healthy Heart Program at Mercy Hospital, said the program, sponsored by the Barnes On the Move Partnership and North Dakota Cancer Coalition, encourages local students to engage in physical activity at least 60 minutes per day at least five days a week.
"We want students and their families to help improve their health through physical activity," Winter said. "And it also helps so they're better able to learn, and we want them to know that physical activity can be fun.
Read more in Tuesday's Times-Record.

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