NFL, USA Football, GENYOUth And Fuel Up To Play 60 Expand Commitment To Youth Health & Wellness

by Marilyn Roca Enriquez in

NEW YORK -- The NFL, USA Football, GENYOUth and Fuel Up to Play 60 have announced the expansion of the Fuel Up to Play 60 NFL FLAG Essentials program, the partners' commitment to increase physical activity of youth with the distribution of NFL FLAG Essentials Kits to 4,000 schools nationwide, reaching 1.5 million new students and doubling the number of resources provided in the first two years of the program. 

In addition to supplying NFL FLAG Essentials Kits, the partners will provide in-person NFL FLAG trainings, using a curriculum developed by USA Football and SHAPE America, for PE teachers in 18 NFL club markets this fall. The dedicated trainings will help educators build flag football into their PE programs and increase physical activity among their students. 

To learn more about NFL FLAG trainings, go to and to find or start an NFL FLAG league in your community, visit