SF Rec and Park Hosts National Girls and Women Sports Day 2014
Get Out and Watch Girls and Women Kick Butt in Sports
SAN FRANCISCO – San Francisco Recreation and Park Department will be hosting the National Girls and Women Sports Day 2014 for Girls Ages 5 to 12 at Kezar Pavillion on Saturday, February 1st. This fun and active event brings girls together to participate in several sports, including Soft-Touch Rugby, Lacrosse, Fencing, Basketball, Golf and Volleyball. The girls will be separated into age groups and rotate through each sport to learn the basics and have fun while meeting new coaches and friends. Parents may drop off their children at 9:00AM – 3:00PM or stay and be spectators.
“This is a great SF Rec and Park tradition that empowers girls with the opportunity to develop their physical and mental strength,” said Phil Ginsburg, SF Rec and Park. “With the group rotation to try out and play different types of sports, girls can build their confidence in their ability as athletes.”
The National Girls and Women Sports Day 2014 is organized by City Wide Girls Athletics, a division of the San Francisco Recreation and Park Department, administers sports programming for girls ages from 5 to 17. The Division helps girls to develop teamwork, mutual respect, etiquette, and self-esteem while building a foundation for their physical and emotional growth.