/R E P E A T -- Video B-Roll available via CNW - Active Healthy Kids Canada Releases the 2009 Report Card on Physical Activity for Children and Youth/



    TORONTO, June 1 /CNW/ - The following video is available by satellite or
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    STORY SUMMARY:

    According to the 2009 Report Card on Physical Activity for Children and
Youth, released today by Active Healthy Kids Canada and its partners
Children's Hospital of Eastern Ontario Research Institute - Healthy Active
Living and Obesity Research Group (CHEO-HALO) and ParticipACTION, children are
still failing to meet the guidelines outlined in Canada's Physical Activity
Guides for Children and Youth. This year's Report Card also examines the
relationship between physical activity and academic performance, and the
impact of screen time.

    
    SHOT LIST:

    Interviews

        Michelle Brownrigg
        Chief Executive Officer, Active Healthy Kids Canada

        Mark Tremblay, Ph. D.
        Chief Scientific Officer, Active Healthy Kids Canada
        Director, CHEO-HALO

        Kelly Murumets
        President and CEO
        ParticipACTION

        Enrique Garcia, Ph. D.
        Porte-parole francophone, Jeunes en forme Canada
        Professeur adjoint, Département de kinésiologie et d'éducation
        physique, Université McGill

    Supporting B-roll

    Students playing in schoolyard
    Students working in classroom
    Students reading in library
    Students on computer at school
    Students in school gymnasium
    Students actively commuting to / from school
    Child playing video game in park
    Mark Tremblay
    Michelle Brownrigg and Enrique Garcia

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