The LIONMAN Foundation is challenging one million people to Help Kick Obesity Out of America by participating in a simultaneous kick event on September 17, 2013.
Join The Legend of LIONMAN Team and more than one million people kicking simultaneously to jumpstart a healthy lifestyle and fight to end childhood obesity. It’s free. Maximize your fun by getting family, friends and colleagues to join with you.
Our challenge will help bring families together while raising awareness of all forms of karate as exercise. Celebrity Guest Stars including players from the NFL and NBA have shown interest in our main event along with national entertainers. Boxer Manny Pacquiao has committed, martial arts professionals will participate, and the event is expected to make history with recognition by the Guinness Book of World Records.
As part of our partnership with Michelle Obama’s Let’s Move initiative and the President’s Challenge Program, we will encourage each participant to pledge their commitment to the President’s Active Lifestyle Award (PALA+) program. PALA+ helps individuals lead a healthier lifestyle by adding physical activity and improved eating habits to their daily routine.
The LIONMAN Foundation Inc. would like to give a very special thanks to the Millions of supporters that registered for The Legend of LIONMAN “Presidential” One Million Kick Challenge. We are ready to make World History by setting a Guinness Book World Record for millions of people kicking all over the world within a 24 Hour period. Our goal of kicking obesity out of America is sure to be a tremendous success with all the participants registered. We would like to thank the thousands of organizations from all over the world who are participating (Schools, churches, Community Centers, Karate Schools, Football, Baseball, Basketball, Soccer teams etc. But we have a special thank you to our “DOD” Department Of Defense who will have participants kicking from all over the world to help end childhood Obesity worldwide.
New Orleans, LA, January 24, 2013 -- The Legend of LIONMAN Presidential One Million Kick Challenge, an event established by the President of the LIONMAN Foundation, GrandMaster Eric “LIONMAN” O'Neal welcomes new sponsor The Gam3r Glov3s, a Minnesota based company owned by professional hockey players, Blake Friesen and Geoff Irwin. We also welcome our new V.P. of Marketing and Public Relations Ms. Shaune Bordere, JD, BS.
Grand Master Eric O’Neal, Sr. is proud to announce the official appointment of Toni Staniewicz and Tessa Zehnder as National Events Chairmen and Celebrity Hosts, and Grand Master Robert Parham as Director of Military Relations for the Presidential One Million Kick Challenge. “These three elite, highly-respected professionals are great assets to our growing team,” O’Neal stated.