American Heart Association Teaches Kids Fitness is Fun

POSTED: Sunday, July 25, 2010 - 8:25pm

UPDATED: Monday, July 26, 2010 - 8:54am

   The American Heart Association along with Spectrum Fitness, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana and The Michael Clayton Generation Next Foundation held a special event on Saturday to teach kids about the importance of staying fit and healthy. 

   The event was held at Cortana Mall.  Hundreds of kids attended.  The kids were able to go through an obstacle course and complete health based challenges.  At the end of all the challenges, the children recieved balloons and backpacks filled with school supplies.