Ministry of Health & Social Development
Public Health
Release Date:
Friday, 13 March 2015 - 11:45am

The Ministry of Health and Social Development is inviting the public to the launch its fitness movement challenge with an inaugural walk on March 16.

The walk begins at the Central Administration Complex from 4:00 p.m. and is a part of the territorial wide campaign sponsored by the Ministry of Health and Social Development in collaboration with the Department of Youth Affairs and Sports and the BVI Olympic Committee to inspire the community to promote physical activity and a healthier lifestyle.

The walk route begins at the Central Administration Building along Waterfront Drive onto the Dual Carriage Way up to ZBVI in Baugher’s Bay and back to the Central Administration Complex.

An invitation is also extended to persons who have not registered and accepted the fitness movement challenge to also support the event.

“Stop the talk Just Move and Walk,” is the slogan for the Fitness Movement Challenge launched on January 18 to promote physical activity within the Territory.


Natasha Lettsome-Humphrey

Public Health Communications Specialist
Ministry of Health/Social Development
Telephone: 468-2286