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Welcome to the Governor's Council on Physical Activity & Health Web site.


The Governor's Council on Physical Activity and Health promotes a healthy, active lifestyle through education and advocacy for a healthier New Hampshire.


Our New Hampshire communities embrace and support an active and healthy culture for all.

Who We Are

The Governor's Council on Physical Activity & Health is comprised of representatives from state agencies, health care, the business community, education, older adult organizations and numerous organizations and individuals with an interest in promoting healthy active lifestyles.


Outstanding Achievement Award Program

The Outstanding Achievement Awards are given annually by the Council to individuals and organizations who have accomplished outstanding achievements in promoting healthy lifestyles through increasing opportunities for physical activity, nutrition, and overall health for New Hampshire residents and employees. The 2018 awards ceremony was held on Friday, June 1, and was followed by the Council's Granite Walk of Ages.

Granite Walk of Ages

A statewide health initiative, centered on bringing together towns, cities, schools, organizations and businesses in New Hampshire. This walk focuses on prevention, decreased physical inactivity, and increased employee health.

90 Day Challenge

We are the proud sponsor of the 90-Day Challenge in which you move at least 20 minutes EVERY DAY, over the course of 90 days. When you agree to the challenge, your passport gives you free admission to select New Hampshire State Parks!

Begins: Friday, June 1, 2018 - Friday August 31, 2018

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