Justin Jefferson works with Optimum Nutrition to give back to the St. Rose Community

KENNER, The. (WGNO) – Sports nutrition guide Optimum Nutrition and Minnesota Vikings wide receiver, Justin Jefferson, held a fitness training program for the St. Rose youth at The Crossing in Kenner on Tuesday.

The event was originally scheduled to take place at Ed Reed Park in St. Rose, but has been rescheduled due to inclement weather.

According to the company, Justin is working with Optimum Nutrition’s Building Better Lives program to help raise awareness of the inequalities in access to fitness and establish a permanent public health resource in the St. Rose community.

Here is Duane Foret, Director of Parks & Recreation for St. Charles Parish:

Optimum Nutrition offers free online workouts as part of its Building Better Lives program, www.ONBuildingBetterLives.com.

Here is Kerry Leslie, Brand Activation Manager for Optimum Nutrition:

Jefferson and the St. Rose Community are competing with Davante Adams and his hometown of East Palo Alto, California to create an outdoor fitness park for teenagers in their prestigious communities.

Here are Justin Jefferson’s parents talking about his accomplishments:

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