News Release: Registration Opens for Challenger Flag Football and Cheerleading July 15

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CITY OF GREENSBORO Contact: Sharon Williams
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Phone: 336-373-2954

Registration Opens for Challenger Flag Football and Cheerleading July 15
GREENSBORO, NC (July 11, 2019) – Parks and Recreation’s Adaptive and Inclusive Recreation (AIR) Unit will begin accepting registrations for the Challenger League Flag Football and Cheerleading on Monday, July 15. The program is free and space is limited. Register online<proehlificpark.com/sports/youth-sports/flag-football/>.

The league gives individuals ages 10-30 with physical or development disabilities a chance to play flag football or cheerleading with assistance from volunteers. The program is offered in partnership with Proehlific Park and the ARC of Greensboro. There will be a pre-season skills assessment clinic Sunday, September 8. Practices and games will be held from 9-11 am, Saturdays, September 14 to November 2.

The league is also seeking volunteers to coach and work with participants this season. To coach<volunteergso.galaxydigital.com/need/detail/?need_id=437098> or be a general volunteer<volunteergso.galaxydigital.com/need/detail/?need_id=437116>, apply online.

AIR offers a variety of recreation programs and social events for individuals of all abilities. For more information about AIR programs, visit www.greensboro-nc.gov/AIR<www.greensboro-nc.gov/AIR>.

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Amanda Lehmert, Communications Specialist
Communications and Marketing
City of Greensboro
Phone: 336-373-7786
PO Box 3136, Greensboro, NC 27402-3136
www.greensboro-nc.gov
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