Atlanta Falcons First Down for Fitness presented by the employees of Marsh & McLennan Agency and Publix Supermarkets is a three-month program (September 9 through November 28, 2014) designed to challenge third through seventh grade students throughout the state of Georgia to participate in fitness activities, eat healthy and lead a healthy lifestyle. The program incorporates components of the NFL’s Play 60 initiative, the American Heart Association, and Fuel Up to Play 60 nutrition program available through the Southeast United Dairy Industry Association (SUDIA).
In this week's First Down for Fitness tip of the week, Atlanta Falcons cheerleader Alexa reminds you to always wash your hands!
In this week's tip, longsnapper Josh Harris urges you to stay active!
This week several Falcons players traveled to Margaret Winn Holt Elementary School to kick off the First Down for Fitness program that encourages kids to get active while having fun.