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Kids Run in the First Ever Cowboy Boot Camp

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The Montana Expo Park held the first ever Cowboy Kids Boot Camp, an exercise day for kids in the community.

Fitness is on everyone's mind here at the Expo Park as this is the first ever get fit Cowboy obstacle course, so it's time to cowboy up. "We wanted to help kids and families, remind them where their foods coming from and the importance of physical activity and proper nutrition so we've got an obstacle course set up that's got 30 obstacles that's over a mile long," explains Coordinator Kori Laliberty. Kids got more than just a day of fun, they also got a lesson in healthy living. "Yes we are promoting just a healthy way of life, we love kids and their active lifestyles that they have and we want to help them stay young even through adulthood and keep our hearts healthy," says Laliberty.

Several local groups were on hand to teach kids about healthy eating. "20 community members who have come and have booths set up we have wheat Montana and farm union and wick, and goodness I couldn't even continue," says Laliberty.
And the kids are really excited for all the active fun.  "It's good for people and you can be strong," says young Wyatt Warneke.

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