Welcome to Fuel Up to Play 60, the in-school nutrition and physical activity program that's making wellness part of the game plan in schools across the country!
Fuel Up to Play 60 uses the power of collaboration to help make everyone at the school healthier by fueling up with nutrient-rich foods and being active for 60 minutes or more a day. With Fuel Up to Play 60, adults and students work together to choose and implement school-improving changes that best meet their school's wellness goals. Along the way, students become empowered to make healthy decisions, take action for change and encourage their friends to do the same.
We know you're here because you want to make a real difference in the health of your students. And this site has been designed to help you. You will find tools, resources and ideas for supporting students, kicking off the program, creating a game plan, starting friendly competitions and celebrating your successes.
Making a real difference for everyone at your school takes teamwork. Welcome to the team!
Fuel Up to Play 60 was launched by National Dairy Council® (NDC) and the National Football League (NFL). The U.S. Department of Agriculture has joined the effort to provide youth with concrete opportunities to improve healthy eating and physical activity. The program extends the NFL's commitment to making the next generation of youth the most active and healthy by tapping the power of its teams, players and NFL PLAY 60 programming to add recognition and value for students. Fuel Up to Play 60 capitalizes on NDC's trusted relationships with schools through decades of supplying science-based nutrition information and education materials.
Join Fuel Up to Play 60 and make wellness part of the game plan in your school!
Ready to get started? Check out these Fuel Up to Play 60 key components!