Athletes to Take Part in 'Go Healthy Challenge'

by Kent Lowe (@LSUkent)
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Athletes to Take Part in 'Go Healthy Challenge'

BATON ROUGE – LSU student-athletes from several sports will take part again this year in the American Heart Association’s Go Healthy Challenge Saturday beginning at 10 a.m. at Cortana Mall.

The event runs from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. in front of the JC Penny concourse of the mall.

The event promotes living healthy life styles to second to eighth grades in the area. The athletes will be leading exercise stations at the event, interacting with the kids and signing autographs.

The members of the LSU men’s basketball team will participate in the event again this year and they will be joined by members of the women’s gymnastics team, track and field, volleyball, swimming, soccer and football.

The first 500 kids to participate will receive free book bags with school supplies. There is no cost to participate in the event.