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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.

What's New

Outstanding Achievement Award Program
Nominations: We are seeking nominations of organizations, groups, and/or individuals in New Hampshire that have accomplished outstanding achievements in promoting healthy lifestyles through physical activity and wellness services and programs.
Due: Friday, April 13, 2018
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Winner Notification: Friday, May 4, 2018

Awards Ceremony: Friday, June 1, 2018 at 10:30am in the Governor Council Chambers, Concord, New Hampshire. Join us right after the Awards Ceremony for our 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.

Join us at the State Capital at noon for the walk and to kick-off the 90 Day Challenge!
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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

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