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Self-Defense/Fitness for Adults With Physical Disabilities
  
  

BROWARD COUNTY, FL – Take one more punch, do one more rep, and join the fight toward many rounds of health through a free Self-Defense and Fitness Clinic, presented by the Parks Division’s Special Populations Section, in partnership with the Supportabilities Foundation, with time slots available from 4 to 7:30PM on Wednesday, August 15th, at Plantation Heritage Park (1100 S Fig Tree Lane, Plantation 33317; 954-357-5135). The event is for ages 18 and up with physical disabilities.

Activities will include:

  • Non-contact boxing demo/participation through individual/group instruction on self-defense training techniques
  • Adapted exercise demo/participation through individual/group instruction on cardiovascular and strength training techniques
  • Free blood pressure, heart rate, and body mass index (BMI) measurements
  • Light refreshments

Although the event is free, space is limited and preregistration is required. Call 954-357-8170 or email SpecialPopulations@Broward.org. Plantation Heritage is accessible via Broward County Transit Route #30.


Recreation. Preservation. Education.


About the Parks and Recreation Division

Broward County Parks manages almost 6,500 acres, encompassing nearly 50 regional parks and nature centers, neighborhood parks, and natural areas at various stages of development. Hours and fees vary by location. Visit Broward.org/Parks for details. Individuals with disabilities requiring accommodations in order to participate in programs, services, and activities must contact the Special Populations Section at 954-357-8170 or TTY 954-537-2844 at least five business days prior to the scheduled meeting or event.


DATE:
July 27, 2018      
GENERAL MEDIA CONTACT: Michael Mills
Parks and Recreation Division
PHONE: 954-357-8115
CONTACT FOR THIS PROGRAM/EVENT:
SpecialPopulations@Broward.org, 954-357-8170