Mike McGinn, Mayor
6/20/2013 5:17:00 PM
Dewey Potter (206) 684-7241
Seattle Parks, Seattle Seahawks and the Austin Foundation bring you Play 60, the NFL movement for an active generation!
Compete with Blitz in relay races and more!
Kick off the summer the healthy way and get active with the Seahawks on Saturday, June 29 from 12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. Seattle Parks, the Seahawks, and The Austin Foundation have joined together again this year to bring you this fun, free event. Registration is not required and people of all ages are welcome.
The event takes place from noon to 2 p.m. Saturday, June 29 at the Green Lake playfield next to the Green Lake Community Center, 7201 E Green Lake Dr. N.
It includes challenges in the following categories:
- Relay Races
- 40-Yard Dash and Vertical Jump (see how you stack up against the pros!)
- Football Toss Inflatables
- Photo Booth
- SWAG Giveaways
- Agility Course
Participants should wear athletic shoes, shirts, and shorts and bring a water bottle. Seahawks gear is welcome! Youth younger than 18 should bring a parent or guardian to sign the waiver.
Play 60 is the Seattle Seahawks’ effort to help kids get fit and stay fit by putting in 60 minutes of active exercise every day, and it aligns with Seattle Parks’ Healthy Parks, Healthy You initiative and the mission of the Austin Foundation, “Transforming lives through fitness.” For more information on Play 60, please go to http://www.seahawks.com/youth/play-60/. For more information on Healthy Parks, Healthy You, please see http://www.seattle.gov/parks/healthyparks/, and for more information on the Austin Foundation, please go to http://www.youthandfitness.org/.
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