National Girls and Women in Sports Day: Game On!
Saturday, February 28, 2015
11:00 a.m.–3:00 p.m.
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Celebrate the incredible achievements of female athletes!
NYC Parks offers this event for free in honor of National Girls and Women in Sports Day.
People of all ages and genders are welcome. Kids will get instruction in sports like volleyball and soccer from collegiate athletes. Plus, there'll be fun fitness classes that adults can do too, so bring the whole family! You'll also hear the inspiring stories of women who made their mark in the world of athletics.
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.: Street hockey, softball, yoga, and zumba
12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.: Rugby, golf, wheelchair basketball, swim clinic, and juggling
1:00 p.m. - 1:45 p.m.: Kayaking, juggling, golf and athlete panel
1:45 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.: Kayaking, golf, volleyball, wrestling, lacrosse and fishing & birding
2:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.: Kayaking, volleyball, wrestling, lacrosse and fishing & birding
Special note: Activities include aquatic sports for kids, so if you're interested, please ensure your kids bring a swimsuit, swim cap and towel for the swimming pool. Those items are mandatory to participate.
Arrive early on to receive a free t-shirt. RSVP is strongly encouraged, but not required. To let us know you're coming, or to get more information, please call the Manhattan Recreation office at (212) 408-0243.