Healthy Business Partners
Kayaking
Kayaking
Surfing
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Windsurfing
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A Walk to Be Well
Edge Garden
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Harbor Bridge Walk
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Corpus Christi Kite Festival
Skateboarding
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Welcome to the Mayor’s Fitness Council website!

The Mayor’s Fitness Council(MFC) mission is to collaborate with community leaders in all sectors to develop and implement policy and environmental improvement strategies that will help the healthy choice be the easy and natural choice for residents.

Living healthy means integrating physical activity, good nutrition and a regular health care regiment into our lives.  We encourage you to explore our website to learn about the MFC’s projects and initiatives, see what activities and programs are available to help you along your path to wellness or discover ways you can help our community become as healthy as it possibly can be today.   Join us as we push towards creating a community where the healthy choice is the easy choice.

MFC Chairperson Wade Spenst and Staff Liaison Stacie Talbert Anaya with Mayor Martinez and City Councilmen McGill, Garza, Loeb, Scott and Allen at Proclamation for Men's Health Week (June 9-15, 2014)

MFC Chairperson Wade Spenst and Staff Liaison Stacie Talbert Anaya with Mayor Martinez and City Councilmen McGill, Garza, Loeb, Scott and Allen at Proclamation for Men’s Health Week (June 9-15, 2014)

Featured Partner – Junior League of Corpus Christi

On September 27, 2014 the Junior League of Corpus Christi will host it’s annual Run Amuck event at the Gulf Coast Race Track.  The JLCC has long been committed to providing residents of Corpus Christi with events, programs and places that inpsire physical fitness, wellness and family together time.  Their Kids in the Kitchen program has helped 100s of youth learn the values of proper nutrition and cooking with fresh vegetables to stave off chronic diseases such as diabetes.  And they have been great community partners and leaders in efforts to make sure that youth and families have places such as Kids Place and the Skate Park at Cole Park and the playground at Antonio Salinas Park on Ayers Street.

Learn more about the Junior League of Corpus Christi and register for the Run Amuck event at www.jlcc.org