ABC Funfit

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ABC Funfit
Genre Children's program
Written by Donna Bond
Directed by Bill Fertik
Starring Mary Lou Retton
Composer(s) Michael Zager
Country of origin United States
Original language(s) English
Producer(s) Eleanor Sanger Riger
Running time 5 minutes
Original network ABC
Picture format Color
Original release September 7 (1985-09-07) – December 7, 1985 (1985-12-07)

ABC Funfit is a series of short American television segments that were broadcast in 1985 and aired twice a day during ABC's Saturday morning cartoon programs. The segments were five minutes long and presented exercises and information to promote children's physical fitness. Olympic gold medalist Mary Lou Retton hosted the series, assisted by the "Funfit Kids" (Ericka Pazcoquin, Bradley Kane, Melissa Kern and Efrain Bracero). The show was choreographed by Lynne Taylor-Corbett.[1] The album ABC Funfit featuring Mary Lou Retton was released in 1985.


  1. ^ Terrace, Vincent (2009). Encyclopedia of Television Shows, 1925 through 2007 (Volume 1). Jefferson, North Carolina: McFarland & Company, Inc. ISBN 978-0-7864-3305-6.

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