Health and Fitness
Committed to creating a healthier Mid-South, the Grizzlies work to increase access to health and fitness options, educating individuals about healthy life choices and inspiring individuals to make healthy decisions. In 2013, the Memphis Grizzlies became the first and only sports team to win the President’s Council on Fitness, Sports & Nutrition.
GrizzFit, presented by Nike, is a coach-mentor platform and sports-based youth development program that leverages the unique relationship between coaches and student-athletes to promote achievement on the court as well as in the classroom
The GrizzFit Bootcamp is an innovative youth fitness program that leverages the coach-mentorship model to empower healthy lifestyle choices and drive student success. All GrizzFit Coaches are trauma-informed and certified in sports-based youth development. Through a structured and progressive curriculum, Coaches create an inclusive culture that fosters community, healthy risk-taking, and opportunities for participants to make new friends.