Let’s Go for the Gold during the Summer Olympics!

July 13, 2021


Come on, One Amazing Team! Together, let’s embody the bold spirit of the Olympics and push each other to achieve greater heights of physical well-being.

As the official pediatric center of the United States Olympic and Paralympic Committee, Texas Children’s is excited to cheer on the world’s most amazing athletes during this year’s Summer Olympics, beginning Friday, July 23.

In the spirit of sportsmanship, determination and teamwork, Texas Children’s is inviting all of its team members to participate in its Go for the Gold health and wellness initiative, which challenges participants to work out for 30 minutes, at least 5 days a week, while the summer games are being played.

Program details

Go for the Gold will run from Monday, July 19, to Sunday, August 8.

To win Gold, participants must complete 30 minutes of physical activity at least 5 days a week (a minimum of 15 active days). To register, click here.

Once registered, you will receive a welcome email with a tracking sheet to follow your progress, as well as additional tips on nutrition, hydration and strength training. Participants will also receive weekly motivational tips.

To complete your workouts using Active and Fit Direct, learn more by visiting our Well-Being page on Connect.

All participants who win Gold receive a free Texas Children’s workout band.

Now, let’s Go for the Gold!