To see news released by the President's
Council on Physical Fitness and Sports and the U.S.
Department of Health and Human Services, click on items
05/03/07 - President's Council on Physical Fitness and Sports Announces Inaugural Lifetime Achievement Award Winners
02/01/06 - PCPFS Vice Chair, Dot Richardson, Testifies on Women in Sports: PDF or HTML
President's Council Holds Clinic at Liberty Mountain Winter Trails Day
12/05 - 2005 White House Conference on Aging and the President’s Challenge Physical Activity and Fitness Awards Program
10/05 - President’s Council on Physical Fitness and Sports Invites Partners to Get America Moving During our 50-Year Anniversary
10/05 - President's Council and the General Mills Foundation Announce "The General Mills' Challenge Schools"
10/05 - We Move Kids! - Sponsorship to attend Walking for Health conference at UIUC, October 13-15, 2005
09/05 - President’s Council on Physical Fitness and Sports Science Board - Honor Award Nominations
08/15/05 to 09/15/05 - From August 15, 2005, through September 15, 2005, you can make comments on the Healthy People 2010 Midcourse Review Chapters. Physical activity is Focus Area 22.
08/05 - Melissa Johnson, PCPFS Executive Director, will speak at the upcoming National Conference on Volunteering and Service
07/05 - Chairman Lynn Swann Retires
07/05 - Surgeon General Issues Call to Action to Improve the Health and Wellness of Persons with Disabilities
07/05 - NIH Releases Study: Decline in Physical Activity Plays Key Role in Weight Gain Among Adolescent Girls
06/05 - ACSM
Announces Partnership with the President's Council
on Physical Fitness and Sports.
05/05 - May
is National Physical Fitness and Sports Month. Click
here for further information and resources.
05/05 - PCPFS holds
2005 HealthierUS Fitness Festival on the National Mall
in Washington, DC.
05/05 - 2005
List of Presidential Partners in May
02/05 - President
Thanks HHS Secretary Leavitt at Swearing-In Ceremony.
01/05 - HHS
and USDA Announce the Release of the Dietary
Guidelines for Americans 2005, Which Places
Stronger Emphasis on Increasing Physical Activity
10/03 - Melissa
Johnson Named Executive Director of the President's
Council on Physical Fitness and Sports
07/03 - President's Council
on Physical Fitness and Sports Launches New Interactive
Thompson Calls on Health Leaders to Combat Obesity
07/03 - Reducing
Nationwide Obesity Starts in Neighborhoods
05/03 - Celebrate
National Physical Fitness and Sports Month This
May With The President's Council on Physical Fitness
New Fitness Award to Encourage Physical Activity
Members Share Fitness Tips
03/03 - PCPFS
Mourns Longtime Physical Activity Advocate
08/02 - HHS's
Office on Women's Health launches www.4girls.gov
to encourage adolescent girls to choose healthy
04/02 - HHS
Secretary Calls on the World to "Move for Health"
02/02 - Partnership
Forged to Get Americans Moving for Health
12/01 - Overweight
and Obesity Threaten U.S. Health Gains; Physical
Activity is Critical
Oliphant to lead President's Council on Physical Fitness