RSG! Olympian Linyue Guo visited Castelar Elementary last week, where he taught the students how to properly perform the Plank. His message to the students: exercise every day to maintain the body, which in turn can help lead to better academic success. Guo competed in gymnastics for China at the 1992 Barcelona Games, where he won a silver medal in the men’s team all-around … [Read more...] about Linyue Guo’s visit to Castelar Elementary
Stormy weather last Thursday didn’t prevent students at Rancho Dominguez Prep from getting in some healthy exercise. Henry Tillman was on campus as part of Ready, Set, Gold! to educate a group of 9th graders about health and fitness … and a little about boxing. Henry won the gold medal in the heavyweight division at the 1984 Los Angeles Olympics. On this day, he donned the gloves as … [Read more...] about Boxing Champ Henry Tillman Visits Rancho Dominguez
Once the school year begins, Olympians and Paralympians visit Los Angeles schools to give back to their community and inspire students. One way they do this is by sharing their personal journeys and successes. Setting goals and achieving them is not always easy, but with the help of RSG! athletes, students participating in the Ready, Set, Gold! program have been getting some extra help … [Read more...] about Words from the Wise – RSG! Olympian Donna Mayhew
Chris Duplanty is a three-time Olympic water polo player. For the past five years, Chris has been a part of the Ready, Set, Gold! program, visiting 5th grade PE students at Harbor City Elementary School to educate them about the importance of exercise and to motivate them to adopt healthy fitness habits into their daily lives. Chris visits the school five times each academic year, and often … [Read more...] about Olympian Chris Duplanty Wants YOUR Autograph!
Make friends who inspire you to workout like our Friends here at Foshay Learning Center! Thank you Olympian Prince Mumba for teaching our students at Foshay the value of staying active and being a team player! … [Read more...] about Stay Active with Friends!
RSG! students at LA Leadership always have a great time with Olympian Giddeon Massie! … [Read more...] about Giddeon Massie at LA Leadership MS!