Salisbury Sports Festival | Carisbrooke Park.
The Salisbury Sports Festival is an exciting new event that provides all people in the Salisbury community the opportunity to come have a go at a range of different sport and recreational activities as well as some cool sporting entertainment!
In order to showcase sport and recreational activities offered in Salisbury, the Salisbury Sports Festival allows local clubs and organisations the opportunity to promote the programs and activities they provide to all people in the community through ‘Come & Try’ style activities and information booths at the event. The Salisbury Sports Festival aims to encourage people of all ages and backgrounds to participate in sporting and recreational activities within their local community.
In conjunction with the club provider’s activities and booths, the Salisbury Sports Festival will also incorporate a range of other fun entertainment activities, including games hosted by the Salisbury Amateur Athletic Club such as egg and spoon races, 3 legged races, and the Fastest Athlete in Salisbury Competition.
The Fastest Athlete in Salisbury Competition will comprise of a 60m sprint, split into gender and age categories. Categories include separate male and female Under 14, Under 16, Under 18, and Open divisions. Clubs are invited to enter one female and one male in each category to represent their club. Prizes will be awarded to each division winner as the Fastest Athlete in Salisbury!
These activities will be coupled with a variety of sports equipment and games to contribute to the overall enjoyment of the event. These activities will be sports and health related, to encourage everyone to be active in the community by increasing the awareness of the benefits of sport and recreation.
The Salisbury Sports Festival will host a range of food and drink options however will encourage a picnic styled event, with attendees able to bring their own food, drink, and rugs/chairs to enjoy their surroundings or have a break between the range of fun opportunities present at the event.
For more information and all enquiries please visit the City of Salisbury website here.
What: Salisbury Sports Festival
When: Sunday 10 April 2016 | 11am – 3pm (after the Salisbury Amateur Athletics Club’s Half Marathon)
Where: Carisbrooke Reserve | Salisbury
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