Let’s Move! Outside

Regular exercise in nature is proven to improve children’s physical and mental health. Outdoor activity helps kids maintain a healthy weight, boosts their immunity and bone health, and lowers stress. Let’s Move! Outside was created to get kids and families to take advantage of America’s great outdoors – which abound in every city, town, and community. Through public-private partnerships and in conjunction with all levels of government, the Department of Interior leads Let’s Move! Outside to inspire millions of young people to play, learn, serve, and work outdoors.

Kids need at least 60 minutes of active and vigorous play each day to stay healthy, and one of the easiest and most enjoyable ways to meet this goal is by playing outside. By linking parents to nearby parks, trails and waters – and providing tips and ideas – Let’s Move! Outside can help families develop a more active lifestyle.

Through our community partners, we have lots of exciting opportunities for you!

For any additional questions please contact:

Ryan Gelhaus 
Let’s Move! Outside Play Learn Serve Work Initiative
Ryan.Gelhaus@tampaymca.org
Tampa Metropolitan Area YMCA
Tampa, FL 33602
813-224-9622 ext. 1211

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