After encouraging school children all across the country to hit the dance floor with her Beyonce assisted initiative “Move Your Body“, First Lady Michelle Obama has her eyes set on a new fitness goal. The First Lady is preparing to break a Guinness world record all in the name of “jumping jacks“.
WASHINGTON (Associated Press) — Michelle Obama wants to jump into the Guinness World Records book next week by helping break the title for the most people doing jumping jacks in a 24-hour period.
The first lady will lead hundreds of local children in doing one minute of jumping jacks on the South Lawn on Tuesday.
The event will be reviewed by an official from Guinness World Records and will signal the beginning of a 24-hour challenge.
To break the record, more than 20,000 people around the world will need to do jumping jacks for a minute. [source]
Michelle Obama is such a big inspiration to children & adults all across this world. I applaud her for taking action on fighting an issue that has plaque children for years, the important of staying fit. Now, some of us adults needs to start taking her advice as well. 🙂