President’s Council on Fitness, Sports & Nutrition

Skip Navigation


Full Year 2016 - President's Council

  |  Reset Filters

Jan. - Mar. Apr. - Jun. Jul. - Sep. Oct. - Dec. Full Year

Happy 60th Anniversary to the President’s Council on Fitness, Sports & Nutrition!

President's Council | July 15, 2016

By: President's Council on Fitness, Sports & Nutrition

Sixty years ago, President Dwight D. Eisenhower made a commitment to the health and well-being of our nation. On July 16, 1956, he established the President’s Council on Youth Fitness. Recognizing that our nation’s youth were not fit to serve in the military, compared to our European counterparts, the Council was formed to ensure that youth were fit and active.

Read More

Check out


Keep track of all your activities by signing up to earn your PALA+

Get Fit Tips

pair of sneakers

Keep sneakers with you at work to mix in physical activity throughout the day.


Challenge your muscles by mixing up activities; trying new things keeps it interesting!