Laramie County students get active at Health and Fitness Days at the Cheyenne Ice and Events Center

(Cheyenne, Wyo.) - Third grade students from across Laramie County attended the Wyoming Governor's Council on Physical Fitness and Sports today, May 3. The two-day Health and Fitness event held at the Cheyenne Ice & Events Center allows students to participate and learn about physical activity through fitness demos, activity stations, health screenings, and other informational tables. Students are rotated through over 20 different stations that involve a physical activity or health education activity every 15 minutes. Several organizations across Laramie County who participated were: Cheyenne YMCA, Prevention Management Organization, City of Cheyenne Recreation Division, Coaches from Laramie County Community College's Men's Soccer team, Cent$ible Nutrition, Rock on Wheels, WDOT Bike Safety, and more. First Lady Carol Mead is scheduled to be in attendance for the final day of the event, May 4. Anyone with a passion to inspire Wyoming residents to achieve overall well-being through physical activities and health awareness are encouraged to volunteer. Contact Alice Burron or visit the main website for more information. #shortgo #news