Gold Crown Foundation continues to educate beyond sports through our Health Huddle activities as we help parents, coaches and patrons tackle the “whole child,” in mind, body and health. Through our new Health Huddle Speaker Series and Health Huddle Videos found here, we will address youth mental health, nutrition, sleep, technology, sports performance and more as it pertains to today’s youth. We're so excited to have many Health Huddle expert partners who provide mental health, healthy habits and sports performance content for these channels.
It's fun to be healthy!
SAVE THE DATE:
Saturday, September 10
10 am - 3 pm
Gold Crown Field House
Explore a variety of kid-friendly health and wellness activities through classes, interactive demonstrations, meet & greets, and more!
...more information coming soon!
The Health Huddle Speaker Series is a chance for you to hear from local experts on a variety of topics. They are currently being held virtually and are always available to view on your own time. To view the latest talks, scroll to the video library below or visit our YouTube Channel.
FEATURED SESSION: FIGHTING TEEN SUICIDE WITH FRANKI
MAY 16 | 5:30 P.M.
PREMIERED ON YOUTUBE, ALSO AVAILABLE FOR ON DEMAND VIEWING
PREVIOUS SPEAKER SERIES SESSIONS
VERY VEGGIE STUFFING
Cook at home with Amanda McCarthy, CHCO Dietitian. She will walk you through the steps and health benefits of making this holiday favorite that is both healthy and tasty, and one the whole family will enjoy.
SWEET POTATO PANCAKES
Looking for a new and improved way to make your favorite potato? Sweet potato pancakes are a quick and simple recipe that will make cooking breakfast into a family-friendly experience! Join Amanda McCarthy, CHCO Dietitian, in this cooking demo.
BACK TO SCHOOL STRESS
Heading back to school doesn't have to be stressful. Listen in as Dr. Glover from Children's Hospital Colorado addresses top concerns from parents and youth for entering the new school year. We bet you will learn something new to implement within your family.
GRIEF WITH DR. BERKOWITZ
HELPING ANXIOUS ATHLETES
CHILDREN'S MENTAL HEALTH TOWN HALL
HOW TO FUEL YOUR BODY LIKE A PRO
Amanda Turner, Sports Dietitian in the Sports Medicine Center of Children's Hospital Colorado, breaks down the three steps that go into "fueling your body like a pro." Watch the video below to prepare for your upcoming season.
STRETCHING AND WARMUP FOR INJURY PREVENTION
Studies show that a proper warmup is key in preventing injury and enhancing performance in young athletes. Competitive sports use different muscles and movement than your every day activity, and it is imperative that your body is prepared.
Take the Health Huddle Pledge
A commitment to the mental, physical and emotional health of our children.