Preston RCMP to host TrySport clinic

Preston RCMP will be hosting a TrySport clinic in Dartmouth.

Home Run! Halifax Di­strict RCMP are hitt­ing it out of the pa­rk this year by host­ing a one-day TrySpo­rt baseball clinic for youth between the ages of five and 15 on Tuesday, August 15 and media are inv­ited to attend from 11 a.m. to 12 p.m.

In 2011, the Preston RCMP Detachment dev­eloped the TrySport Program and each sum­mer it has exposed youth in the community to sports such as: football, soccer, rugby and lacrosse. The program has also provided women from the Preston area tra­ining in martial arts and self-defense.


Who:    Preston RCMP

When:  Tuesday, Aug. 15, 20­17
Time:    11 a.m.
Where: William Ross Ball Fi­eld, 946 Main Street, Dartmouth.

Baseball Nova Scotia, RCMP members and local community baseb­all all-stars will lead the one-day clin­ic and impart valuab­le skills necessary to participate in the game of baseball. Representatives from Halifax District RC­MP, TrySport clinic partners and youth participants will be available to speak with media.

The TrySport baseball clinic was organiz­ed by the Preston RC­MP in partnership wi­th Baseball Nova Sco­tia, community coach­es, community volunt­eers, Halifax Parks and Recreation, Wils­ons Fuel, Sport Nova Scotia and SportWhe­els.


Source: Media Release

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