NFL PLAY 60 Challenge

The NFL PLAY 60 Challenge is a four-week program that inspires kids to get the recommended 60 minutes of physical activity a day in school and at home. By leveraging the American Heart Association’s health expertise and the NFL’s commitment to physical fitness, you can help us achieve our goal of getting kids physically active for 60 minutes every day all year long.

Check out the NFL PLAY 60 Challenge 10 Year Impact Report (PDF)! Learn how the NFL PLAY 60 Challenge has evolved over the years - and how it's making an impact on kids today.

Get started with the Challenge today by following these easy steps:

  1. Download the Teacher Guide and Student Game PlannersThe Teacher Guide provides you with direction, details and inspiration for implementing the Challenge and how to get your students to participate, and the Student Game Planners will help your students to track their physical activity during the four-week Challenge.
  2. Check out the Digital Lesson Plans and Resources.(link opens in new window) The American Heart Association and the National Football League are working with Discovery Education to bring the Challenge to life using new interactive lesson plans and physical activity breaks.
  3. Register for the Online Tracker.(link opens in new window) (link opens in new window)The PLAY 60 Challenge Tracker helps you track your students’ physical activity minutes during the four-week Challenge. Teachers and students can see how their school compares to other schools across the country using the real time data that is available in the tracker.