*Calling all school advocates!! Do you want your students and teachers to GET ACTIVE while having the chance to win exclusive Browns prizes? It's easy – sign up your school for the Cleveland Browns Play 60 Fall Challenge! The Browns Play 60 Fall Challenge is a 6-week program designed to educate and motivate student's grades 2nd – 8th to be active before, during and after the school day for at least 60 minutes a day. Browns are excited to announce the Fall Challenge is returning and kicking off September 28th – so don't miss the chance for your school to sign up! *
The 6 week challenge encourages students to track their minutes of activity along with inspiring and rallying their classmates, teachers and entire school to make themselves better by getting active! In partnership withAmerican Heart Association, the goal of the Browns Play 60 Challenge is to allow schools to create an environment that is conducive for physical activity. Over the course of the challenge, students log their minutes of activity for the opportunity to win fantastic prizes!
Last year, over 6.6 million minutes of physical activity were recorded by students across Northeast Ohio through the 2014 Fall Challenge. Way to go students!
Schools interested in signing up should call Lisa Wheeler-Cooper from the American Heart Association NOW at 216-619-5160. Schools will receive tracking kits for the Play 60 Challenge as well as information to pledge their entire school to be part of the Browns First and Ten movement – communities are better when kids are ACTIVE.
But wait there's more – students can compete for fun incentives from the Browns including the overall top classroom receiving an exclusive visit to the Browns Training Facility for a special Play 60 visit! Students and Teachers, as well as top schools, will also be recognized with prizes from the Browns, and will have the chance to be recognized on game day!
Don't wait! Sign up your school TODAY
The Browns PLAY 60 movement, contributing to the NFL's nationwide initiative to promote youth health and wellness by getting active at least 60 minutes each day, is in association with University Hospitals and American Dairy Association Mideast and Fuel Up to PLAY 60. The Browns actively bring PLAY 60 to the local community throughout the year to ensure kids and families are learning about and taking steps toward a healthy lifestyle.
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