|Athletics Ireland Family Fitness Day|
|Tuesday, 08 July 2008|
Athletics Ireland Family Fitness Day July 27
Athletics Ireland's Family Fitness Festival is an action packed day of fun events that emphasise the importance of regular physical activity and healthy choices - for both children and adults.
A perfect opportunity for the whole gang to experience a variety of sporting activities in the beautiful surroundings of Farmleigh in the Phoenix Park.
The Athletics Ireland Family Fitness Festival includes a 5 kilometer (3 miles-187 yards) Walk, Jog or Run event-starting and finishing outside Farmleigh House. This event is open to adults and children over 12- with a special Souvenir Certificate and Memento for all finishers.
The Health & Fitness Expo takes place in a Tented Village area on Farmleigh Estate featuring Information Centres for: Fitness Walking, Nordic Walking, Running, Chi-Running, Fit 4 Life Programme, Women's Meet & Train, Children's Fitness, Orienteering, Triathlon and a host of other interesting pursuits.
The children's centred activities which take place within the grounds of Farmleigh Estate will be delivered to the highest standard by experienced staff from Athletics Ireland. All children who complete the full series of events will receive a Goody Bag and Souvenir Certificate.