January is a time when people often reflect on the previous year and resolve to make changes. For many people, this means healthy eating and physical activity are top of mind. Please click on link to read further.
Two-time U.S. Olympic cyclist Giddeon Massie led a group of students from L.A. Leadership Academy on a fun-filled outing to the AEG Velodrome in Carson last Saturday morning. The youngsters are members of the school’s Bike Club, which was established a few years ago by PE teacher David Villanuevaand Andreas Krumpl, a 6th grade math/science teacher. The two teachers/friendswere empathetic and understood a lot of the issues their students were telling them about … [Read More...] about The story behind Ready, Set, Gold! and The LA Leadership Academy’s Bike Club
Franklin High in Highland Park, one of the outstanding schools participating in the @ReadySetGold program, won the LAUSD Academic Decathlon over the weekend. Franklin’s eight-member team will now compete in the statewide competition in Sacramento next month. … [Read More...] about Hard Work Pays Off for Franklin High
LOS ANGELES, Jan. 18, 2019 -- The Foundation for Global Sports Development (GSD), a proud supporter of Ready, Set, Gold!, ended their 2018 by awarding $781,000 in grants to 17 non-profit organizations. This brings GSD's 2018 total grant-giving amount to $1,981,092, with all funds supporting initiatives focused on youth sports and community wellness. Dr. Steven Ungerleider, executive board member for GSD, said, "This year's group of grant recipients is a collective of exceptional organizations, … [Read More...] about The Foundation for Global Sports Development Awards $781,000 in Grants to Charitable Organizations