DENVER — Monday, July 31, 2017 — Gov. John Hickenlooper and Jake Steinfeld, Chairman of the National Foundation for Governors’ Fitness Councils, announced today that three Colorado schools have been selected to receive a Don’t Quit! Fitness Center. Winners include Jack Swigert Aerospace Academy in Colorado Springs, Centennial Middle School in Montrose and Everitt Middle School in Wheat Ridge. These schools demonstrated outstanding leadership in getting and keeping their students fit.
“Physical activity is part of our health and happiness,” said Governor John Hickenlooper. “These types of partnerships help us advance our commitment to make our state the healthiest in the nation. Congratulations Jack Swigert Aerospace Academy, Centennial Middle School and Everitt Middle School for winning a new fitness center! We are sure you will put the equipment to great use.”