Jackie Joyner-Kersee, Carl Lewis team up for “Run, Jump, Throw”

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(STLMoms) - Running, jumping and throwing -- those are three things that are important to Track and Field athletes like Olympic gold medalists Jackie Joyner-Kersee and Carl Lewis.

Now they're joining forces with The Hershey Company and USA Track & Field to promote a new National Youth Activity initiative.   It's called, "Run, Jump, Throw."  Launching in 2015, the program will get kids excited about physical activity by introducing them to basic track and field skills through nationwide clinics.

Learn more from the USA Track & Field Website