National Girls and Women in Sports Day (Manhattan)
Saturday, February 23, 2013
11:00 a.m.–3:00 p.m.
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Join NYC Parks as we commemorate National Girls and Women in Sports Day around New York City. National Girls and Women in Sports Day takes place annually, celebrating the achievements of female athletes and advocating for athletic opportunities for girls and women. Parks is holding a day of FREE events in Manhattan.
Girls and young women are invited to enjoy athletic and health activities. Brush up on your skills in a variety of sports: soccer, rugby, track and field, volleyball, tennis, rowing and double dutch. Get active in a spin, zumba or hip hop dance class. Also, meet Olympic silver medalist Gail Marquis! BMI and blood pressure checks and healthy snacks will be provided.
For more information or to pre-register, please email NGWSD@parks.nyc.gov.