Kids Heart Challenge gets kids moving, helping others

  • Isella Karner masters the hula hoop Friday at Kona Hongwanji Pre School Kids Heart Challenge. (Laura Ruminski/West Hawaii Today)

  • Paxton Griffey jumps rope with Julie Costa and Tim Brown Friday at Kona Hongwanji Pre School Kids Heart Challenge. (Laura Ruminski/West Hawaii Today)

  • Yui Watanabe has fun with the sack jump Friday at Kona Hongwanji Pre School Kids Heart Challenge. (Laura Ruminski/West Hawaii Today)

  • Keiki do Zumba with Sunshine Friday at Kona Hongwanji Pre School Kids Heart Challenge. (Laura Ruminski/West Hawaii Today)

  • Keiki do Zumba with Sunshine Friday at Kona Hongwanji Pre School Kids Heart Challenge. (Laura Ruminski/West Hawaii Today)

  • Kokomi Akeo rides a trike Friday at Kona Hongwanji Pre School Kids Heart Challenge. (Laura Ruminski/West Hawaii Today)

The sound of children’s laughter from physical activity rang through the yard at Kona Hongwanji Preschool last Friday morning as keiki took part in the American Heart Association Kids Heart Challenge.