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Walk Star: Tammy van Dongen

Tammy van Dongen

Tammy van Dongen, a participant from Walton County, is a huge fan of the Walk Georgia program. “I have seen myself try harder to walk more and try different types of exercise,” she said. She says being part of the Walk Georgia program has also helped her and her family makes better choices in what they eat…
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Walk Star: Kaleb Carter

Kaleb received the top youth walker award in Bibb County

Kaleb Carter is a 7th grader at Mount de Sales Academy and a current participant in our program. His dedication to physical activity and love for playing sports earned him Bibb County’s Walk Georgia Top Youth Award in 2013 and 2012. We asked him to share what he enjoys most about exercising and how he stays motivated…
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Walk Star: Sheila Carver

walk georgia map in progress

Sheila Carver, Bibb County Extension secretary, has lost 100 pounds as a participant in the Walk Georgia program. We asked her to share what she enjoys about exercising and how she stays motivated…
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Walk Star: Sharon Elementary School

In the Walton County’s Walk Georgia program last spring, Sharon Elementary School had seven of the top 10 teams. Principal Sean Callahan was the top walker for Walton County. He is excited about how this brings the school together…
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