On Saturday, September 3, 2016 during the II County Rally Nordic Walking in Moszczenica fifth ‘Health Zone’ was organized within the program of prevention of cardiovascular disease, ‘Your Heart Your Life’.
We estimate that the event was attended by about 500 people. But in the march was attended by over 220 people.
In addition to the numerous spectators of the local community, which actively joined the organization are promoting a healthy lifestyle, the event was also attended by representatives of local government of Piotrków Trybunalski county vice-starost Piotr Wojtysiak, Chair of the District Council Affairs, Education, Health, Culture and Sport Halina Derach and President of the Commune Council of Moszczenica Iwona Pietrzkowska.
For residents of the Piotrków Trybunalski county in the Zone many attractions were prepared e.i.: sports competitions for children and adults with attractive prizes in the form of bicycles, balls and shirts.
Animations and a playground were prepared for the children where they can safely and actively spend time during the whole event.
All participants could watch the Zumba show, demonstration of first aid and get personalized advice from paramedics.
Adults also have the opportunity to take advantage of the advice from: cardiologist, nutritionist and physiotherapist and the implementation of preventive testing e.i.: cholesterol, blood sugar and blood pressure measurement. More than 170 people took the advantage of advice and medical examinations.
All attractions within the ‘HEALTH ZONE’ will be available FREE OF CHARGE
The activities of the project ‘Your Heart Your Life’ performed by the Piotrków Trybunalski District Office are funded by the Norwegian Financial Mechanism 2009 – 2014 and the state budget under the Programme PL13 Reducing Social Inequalities in Health.