Clay Elementary Hosts Project Fit Kick-Off

Baptist Health Madisonville joined with district administrators and Clay Elementary students and staff to celebrate the launch of Clay's new Project Fit America on Tuesday, October 16th. The celebration included a ribbon cutting ceremony and students demonstrating exercises on the school’s new outdoor fitness equipment called their “Fit Pit!”

The grant, funded by Baptist Health Madisonville, provides the PFA program to the school that includes: state-of-the-art fitness equipment specifically designed to address the deficit areas where children fail fitness tests; indoor fitness equipment; installation of the equipment, a dynamic curriculum with games, activities and challenges for kids with the PFA outdoor and indoor equipment; the program also teaches character development, sportsmanship, team work and leadership skills, the hospital reported.

Special guests included: Robert Ramey, President Baptist Health; Senator Dorsey Ridley; Representative Jim Gooch; Judge Renee Williams; and Judge Executive Steve Henry.

Project Fit Ribbon C Hyatt Kelley

Hula Hooping pull up bars

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