Soldiers at the Fort Rucker and Lyster Army Health Clinic Fit Fest 2015 participate in an oversized puzzle game. This year’s Fit Fest is scheduled for April 8 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the festival fields. (Photo by Jenny Stripling)
Published: March 31, 2016
FORT RUCKER, Ala. (March 31, 2016) -- Soldiers, families and civilians are invited to attend Fort Rucker’s 2016 Fit Fest at the Fort Rucker Festival Fields April 8 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
The Fort Rucker Fit Fest is designed to promote the comprehensive health and wellbeing of Soldiers, families and civilians, focusing on the five dimensions of strength within the Army Resilience Program: Physical, Emotional, Social, Family and Spiritual, as well as injury prevention and risk reduction.
Throughout the health fair will be designated areas and activities pertaining to each of the dimensions of strength, as well as injury prevention.
“There will be fitness exhibitions, on-site health information, games, prizes, food and much more,” said Maj. JoAnn Ward, chief of preventive medicine at Lyster Army Health Clinic. “External health vendors from around the community, as well as entities from Lyster and the Fort Rucker installation, will be offering information and activities designed to enhance your wellbeing.”
Admission to the health fair is free.
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