These messages of encouragement and suggestions are from leaders in our community who work with our kids every day on movement, action, fun, play, teamwork, leadership, skill-building and much more.

Cheryl Wardell

Cheryl is the PE Teacher at Bonnie Slope Elementary School in Beaverton. She's also spent many years as a track coach at the high school level.

Lindsay Strothers

Check out what Coach Strothers has to say about diet and exercise! Lindsay Strothers is the head women's varsity basketball coach at Westview High School in Beaverton...and supremely focused on eating right...moderation...and moving your body! Go Wildcats

Dave Riddle

Dave is a long time Physical Education Instructor in the Forest Grove School District. He loves working with kids...helping them improve their physical movement skills...and building healthy, strong life habits!

Laura Schott

Laura is the head women's soccer coach at Portland State University...and a huge advocate of young people being active, and trying new things! Thanks for the great words coach!!

Yvette Parker

Yvette is a nutrition specialist with the Hillsboro School District. When teaching kids and parents about nutrition, healthy eating, etc...in a world of Super Sizing, she focuses quite often on healthy eating...AND portion control. Take a listen to these great messages from Yvette!

Nick Rothstein:

After a standout prep career at Beaverton's Jesuit High School...Nick Rothstein took his football talent to Portland State University and became a Viking! Active all his life, he wanted to share his thoughts on activity...and what it can mean to young people! Thanks Nick!!