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Getting Communities Moving – A Trend to Embrace

Getting Communities Moving – A Trend to Embrace

As a population, we just aren’t finding the time or place to get outdoors or get the exercise we need. It’s evident by the numbers that we aren’t exercising enough if at all. The statistics are bleak with obesity rates amongst adults at almost 40% and youth at 18.5%. Only roughly 23% of adults met minimum exercise requirements for health benefits. That’s more than 75% that didn’t. How can we create spaces within our communities to foster time outside ...

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