Category Archive: News

Jan 31 2017

NBC4 Health and Fitness Expo January 2017

Kids Were Able to Move, Learn and Play at the Expo’s Healthy Kids Stage! Kids got their own space at the NBC4 Health & Fitness Expo! The Healthy Kids’ Stage provided a space for the younger folks to work out, learn a little and play a lot. This two-day event featured Fit Kids Zumba with Natalie Pickett! …

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Oct 01 2016

Race for Every Child Raises More Than $1.2M to Help Kids Grow Up Stronger

Fourth annual race rallies nearly 5,000 participants to support Children’s National Health System, the Washington region’s leading children’s hospital. View Press Release The fourth annual Race for Every Child on Saturday attracted nearly 5,000 participants to raise awareness and support for children’s health. Hosted by Children’s National Health System, the event at Freedom Plaza in …

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Oct 02 2015

Race for Every Child Raises More Than $1.2M

Third Annual Race Rallies 6,000 Registrants to Support Children’s National Health System, the Washington Region’s Only Children’s Hospital WASHINGTON, DC–(Marketwired – November 04, 2015) – On Saturday October 31, Children’s National Health System hosted the third annual Race for Every Child at Freedom Plaza in downtown Washington, D.C. The 5k run/walk and Kids’ Dash drew …

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Jul 31 2015

FitKids™ Class – Basketball Cleanup

FitKids™ Instructors show the children a fun way to put the basketballs away at the end of a class:

Jul 24 2015

Fit Kids on Fox 5 Good Day DC

Cindy Probus, Fit Kids instructor, showed Fox 5 Good Day DC how easy it is to make exercise fun for kids. DC News FOX 5 DC WTTG

Oct 30 2014

Marine Corps Healthy Kids Fun Run

For the third year in a row, Fit Kids® provided FREE Kids Fun Zone before/during and after the Marine Corps Marathon Healthy Kids Fun Run held Saturday, October 25 2014 at Camp Miles in Arlington VA. More than 3,000 children ages 5-12 participated in the one-mile just-for-fun event. Children along with their parents and siblings …

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Jan 21 2014

US Surgeon General Discusses the New Food Plate

Dr. Regina M. Benjamin, US Surgeon General

Dr. Regina M. Benjamin, US Surgeon General, discusses the new food plate at the 9/10/2011 “Let’s Move!” event at RFK Stadium.   This event was part of the Surgeon General’s Vision for a Healthy & Fit Nation.   See more photos on our News page.

Oct 26 2013

Marine Corps Marathon Healthy Kids Fun Run

For the second year, Fit Kids® provided FREE Kids Fun Zone Stations before/during and after the Marine Corps Marathon Healthy Kids Fun Run. Parents, families and runners were invited to visit Camp Miles, a free all-day activity area featuring interactive challenges and games focusing on health and fitness. For more information, visit the Marine Corps …

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Oct 19 2013

First Annual Let’s Move! DC – Children and Families Health EXPO

The District of Columbia Office of the State Superintendent of Education (OSSE) and the DC Head Start State Collaboration Office (DC- HSSCO), in partnership with Fit Kids-DC, collaborated to celebrate First Lady Michelle Obama’s Let’s Move! initiative by hosting the first annual Let’s Move! DC – Children and Families Health Expo. Let’s Move! is leading …

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Oct 05 2013

Race for Every Child

provided Fun Zones October 5 for the Children’s National Medical Center…

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