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Governor Shumlin Proclaims May Physical Fitness and Sports Month in Vermont

  “I, Governor Peter Shumlin, proclaim the month of May Physical Fitness and Sports Month in Vermont and I ask everyone to move more every day.” Montpelier, VT – On May 3, 2016, Governor Peter Shumlin declared May Physical Fitness and Sports Month in Vermont, encouraging Vermonters to be active this spring. Janet Franz, Chair […]

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Shumlin Announces Park Prescription Program

Following doctor’s orders is about to get more fun thanks to a new initiative announced today by Gov. Peter Shumlin. Under the new “Park Prescription” program, physicians around the state will prescribe to their patients time outdoors in Vermont State Parks as a way to promote healthy lifestyles and prevent chronic health issues.   Sixteen […]

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Worksite Wellness Conference 2015 – Register Today!

  Linking Employee Health to Better Business: Worksite Wellness Conference March 25, 2015 BURLINGTON – Employers throughout Vermont are invited to attend the Vermont Worksite Wellness Conference, March 25, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Sheraton Hotel & Conference Center in South Burlington. Vermont business leaders, human resources professionals, and wellness specialists will share ideas […]

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Learn to Ski & Snowboard 2015

UPDATE: Thank you for your interest in the $10 Learn to Ski and Snowboard program.  We have used all 300 codes and cannot offer further discounts.  Please go to www.SkiVermont.com/Learn to see available $29 packages for the month of January.   Young Vermonters: Welcome to a new way to love winter in Vermont! What can $10 […]

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2014 Vermont Business Leadership Award: Tom Clavelle

On March 27, the Vermont Governor’s Council on Physical Fitness and Sports and the Worksite Wellness Conference Committee presented the first Business Leadership Award to an individual who consistently supports worksite wellness in Vermont. This new award was inspired by the enthusiastic work of Tom Clavelle, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer at Engelbeth […]

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