promotes mental and physical well-being
especially in the young.
child is at risk of becoming overweight
owing to lack of exercise, the popularity
and accessibility of junk food, sedentary
television viewing and the fascination
of playing computer games.
parents, over-worked educators and under-funded
school games programs are failing our
children by not instilling in them the
basics of good nutrition and the benefits
of proper exercise.
In January of l992, in Galveston Texas,
Jill and Bob Manly came up with the concept
of introducing weekly, nutritional guidance
and exercise sessions to pre-schoolers.
September of that year they were operating
in 11 schools with classes of approximately
l7 students in each class and earning
$750 a week.
demand for the Stretch-n-Grow Kids
Fitness Program grew. Jill and Bob had
created a full-time career for themselves
by helping children become physically
fit with stimulating and creative exercise
and nutritionally savvy with their good
food choice guide.
never looked back. Within 12 months they
were franchised in 25 U.S. markets with
thousands of students profiting from the
Stretch-n-Grow Kids Fitness program.
There are now hundreds of thousands of
Stretch-n-Grow Kids in eight countries!
provides healthy mental and strong physical
foundations with exciting, fun, exercise
sessions and good nutrition classes which
stimulate creativity in planning healthy,
balanced meals. These are things that
the children will carry with them throughout
and Caregivers need
provides pertinent information on
exercise, nutrition and related
issues to families and caregivers
allowing them to keep up-to-date
with the latest data. This also
gives them an opportunity to encourage
and participate in their children's
Stretch-n-Grow program thus
bringing good nutrition and fitness
into the home where everyone will
benefit from its teachings.
need a Stretch-n-Grow Kids Fitness
Today is the day to get involved
with the future of our children.
There is no better investment, or
one that will create a more positive
impact, than a Stretch-n-Grow
Kids Fitness Franchise.
receive comprehensive training and constant
support for your in-home or turn-key business
from a franchisor whose mission is to
build a strong, profitable company that
operates with integrity and dedication
to the Stretch-n-Grow franchise
network and the families it serves.
franchisor is Stretch-n-Grow, whose
concept was born from the desire to help
our children enjoy better lives, all their