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18 Jan 2015

Push Away The Screen: Tampa Bay Kids Triathlon 2015

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Tampa Bay Kids Triathlon

Fit Kids Playground Youth Triathlon Training Tips

We wanted you to be the first to know that we have opened up registration for this year’s Kids Triathlon. This event will take place on March 21, 2015 at Busch Gardens’ Adventure Island!

If you want a heads up on how awesome this youth sports event is, check out our recap of 2014 here.

Be sure to register early as prices increase February 1st.

To register, or find out additional information, please visit: http://www.tampabaykidstriathlon.com/

*Tag your pictures on social media with #FitKidsTampa so we can share!!!

Follow us on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram for the latest updates and more information with savings, tips for training and more!

Click here for tips on training for a youth triathlon.

03 Nov 2014

Fit Kids Food Revolution- November Challenges

No Comments Childhood Obesity, Fit Kids Food Revolution, Healthy Eating, Partners, Push Away The Screen, Tampa Bay

JamieOliver
As the Food Revolution Ambassadors for Tampa Bay and for Fit Kids everywhere, we will be trying to engage more with you as a community to bring you more ways to get your fit kids involved in eating healthy. Again, remember the Fit Kids motto is “Real Kids. Real Change. Really Simple.” The official Food Revolution blog always has a monthly challenge that is issued to it’s ambassadors and in turn we would love you connect with us and help inspire others too! So join in! Play along! Trying something new is always fun!

As we head into November, they’ve got a new set of challenges for us! Bring on November!

November’s Monthly Challenges

1. Slow Cooking! We live in a fast food world, but this month we’re asking you to slow things down, try out and share your slow cooked food recipes with us. Challenge submitted by ambassador Christina Erickson

2. N is for November, and nectarines, and nutmeg… we want to see your recipes for dishes beginning with the letter N or using ingredients with the letter N. Challenge submitted by ambassador Jackie Rebideau

3. Share your holiday traditions. Holiday season is almost upon and we want to know what your holiday traditions are and what food makes it to the table for your family gatherings. Send us your photos of traditional recipes, foods and the table set for a holiday feast!

Be on the look out via our social channels for prizes to help share your challenges with our audience! We can’t wait to see what’s in store!

What are Monthly Challenges?

Every month, there will be different challenges that inspire Food Revolutionaries to engage with their communities. They are designed to make deeper connections with the thought leaders in the real food industry and connect with family and friends through fresh food.

This is how we work with Food Revolution and how we engage the Tampa Bay community: At the beginning of every month, the challenges will be announced on the official Food Revolution Blog. The idea is to complete as many challenges as you can. As you complete the challenges, let us know how they went. We want to hear your stories, see your pictures and be able to show your successes through our various social media platforms. So get out there, have fun and make sure you share your story with us here in Tampa too – we could be highlighting what you’ve been doing to the world!

Stay connected with us on Twitter at @FoodRevTampa on on Facebook too!

Find out more about our Fit Kids Food Revolution in Tampa Bay and how you can get involved with us! We are always looking for ways to reach new people in the community!

{First published on FoodRevolution.com}

15 May 2014

Push Away The Screen: Disney on Ice presents Let’s Celebrate

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Push away the screen and head on down to the Tampa Bay Times Forum where you can catch the first tour stop of Disney on Ice: Let’s Celebrate! The new Disney on Ice Let’s Celebrate, is coming to Tampa Bay on May 15- 18, and our city is the first stop on the 17 markets that they will be heading too!

The Disney on Ice: Let’s Celebrate show looks to have a wide range of characters for all my kids to get excited about! Everyone from the Mickey Mouse, Minnie Mouse, Donald Duck, Goofy and Pluto will be there as well as a few friends too: Toy Story’s Buzz and Woody, Alice, the Mad Hatter, White Rabbit, Tweedledee and Tweedledum from Alice in Wonderland, Princess Tiana and Prince Naveen will celebrate a jazzy Mardi Gras jubilee, and Mickey will help celebrate Chinese New Year with Mulan and Shang!

Check out the Let’s Celebrate show this weekend and celebrate kids being kids and enjoy the show. It’s is sure to bring a smile to everyone who is in the audience!

And if you want to keep up with the show in real time, they will be on Twitter with #DisneyonIce and #LetsCelebrate

For more reviews of the show, visit a few Tampa blogger friends of ours at TampaMama, DadScribe and MommyGuru!

Tickets are still available as of May 15, 2014 for Tampa Bay.

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09 May 2014

How To Create A Fit Kids Playground

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Everyone asks us how we built Fit Kids Playground.

How To Build Fit Kids Playground

Well, we are excited to announce, that we want to help more parents, teachers and community leaders bring a Fit Kids Playground to your city!

We will be showing you how you can use our model to become a resource in your community and how you can bring together the influencers in your area together to help inspire others about how simple it really is to raise fit kids in YOUR city!

Please make sure to sign up for our e-mail news letter and watch for how to sign up for the first Fit Kids – Fit City call so you can learn more. It take a person with a passion for change and a connection to your community that will help inspire change. I am so excited to help and inspire others all over make their city a Fit Kids City too!

Playfully Yours,

Marisa Langford
Founder

09 May 2014

#FitKidsPlayground on Instagram

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#FitKidsPlayground

Join us on Instagram #FitKidsPlayground

Are you a part of the ever growing #FitKidsPlayground movement?! We love seeing pictures of fit kids from all over and now we have a chance for our followers to win some cool prizes too!

How to play?

Follow us on our Instagram account: @FitKids

Tag your photos #FitKidsPlayground

We will repost and randomly give out prizes to those who participate! You never know what AWESOME prizes we will have from our sponsors! And you can live ANYWHERE to play! We LOVE seeing the Fit Kids Playground movement happen because a playground can be ANYWHERE! You can turn ANYTHING into a playground! So show us where your #FitKidsPlayground is today!