Governor's Fitness Awards

Governor’s Fitness Award Winners Revealed

On Thursday, August 20, for the first time, the Governor’s Fitness Awards were held as a virtual event. “With the pandemic, we couldn’t hold our gala and looked for a new way to present the awards to our fellow Michiganders,” shared Amy Ghannam, President and CEO of Michigan Fitness Foundation. “By expanding the interviews filmed [...]
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Governor’s Fitness Awards Move to Virtual Celebration

Governor's Fitness Awards finalists will be recognized with a special video premiere on the Michigan Fitness Foundation YouTube channel. Due to the pandemic, the Governor’s Fitness Awards (GFA) have been rescheduled as a virtual awards celebration on Thursday, August 20. The show will premiere at 8:00 p.m. on the Michigan Fitness Foundation YouTube channel. Nominations [...]
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Sidewalks, Social Distancing and Solutions

With the arrival of summer, Michiganders are preparing to spend more time together in the great outdoors. The closure of gyms, and wellness event cancellations due to the COVID-19 pandemic has also given rise to more people using recreation amenities. As a result, parks, trails, downtowns, and neighborhoods have seen an increase in foot and [...]
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