Our Sports, Fitness & Recreation programs help encourage activity, a positive use of leisure time, reduction of stress, appreciation for the environment and interpersonal skills.
+ Triple Play: A Game Plan for the Mind, Body & Soul
The comprehensive Triple Play initiative, sponsored by the Coca-Cola Company and the WellPoint Foundation, nurtures the minds, bodies and souls of Club members.
Through the Triple Play experience, Boys & Girls Clubs challenge members to become healthy and active by learning new ways to eat nutritiously, manage stress, maintain physical fitness and form positive relationships with peers. The comprehensive Triple Play initiative, sponsored by the Coca-Cola Company and the WellPoint Foundation, nurtures the minds, bodies and souls of Club members.
Mind: The Healthy Habits program is designed to incorporate healthy living and active learning in every part of the Club experience, from the gym to the learning center to the arts and crafts room. The central themes of good nutrition, regular physical activity and improving overall well-being are emphasized.
Body: This component boosts Clubs’ physical activities to a higher level by providing sports and fitness programs, activities and sports competitions for all boys and girls, whether they are athletically inclined or not. Club youth of every age have the chance to have fun playing longer and harder at a variety of games.
Soul: By participating in a comprehensive social recreation program, Club youth are able to develop and sustain positive relationships with others, acquire a healthy self-concept and a strong belief in their self-worth and cope well with positive and adverse situations.
Triple Play serves Club members ages 6-18.