Athletic Competitions for All Ages • Sat., Sun. & Mon., Sept. 1, 2, & 3
2018 Labor Day Weekend
Saturday September 1st
10 AM – 1 PM Field Events – Athletic Field, Grove Road
Six contests for kids and adults of all ages. Registration begins promptly at 10 AM. Don’t be late!
Awards for first, second and third places.
Schedule of Events : 1. Soccer Kick, 2. 60 Yard Dash, 3. Sack Race, 4. Obstacle Course, 5. Softball Toss, 6. Egg Toss
4:30 PM – 35th Triathlon and Triathlon Relay – Bike Helmets Mandatory!!
The 35th Annual Grove Triathlon – In the first leg participants propel an innertube across Maple Lake and back. The second leg is a 5 mile bicycle course through the Grove. The third and final leg is a 2 mile run ending at the tennis courts. Individuals may compete alone or as part of a team. Entries limited to first 25 sign ups.
Please pre-register by calling Craig English 301-840-1897 or sign-up Saturday at field events.
A dozen innertubes are available to loan out. CALL TO RESERVE ONE. Innertubes may be picked up Saturday at 1pm at the athletic field.
Sunday September 2nd
9:30 AM Tennis – Adult Doubles Mixer
Join us for a fun morning of Tennis! Contact Linda Baim for more for more info. 301-926-8767
4 PM Bike Races (meet on Grove Road across from tennis courts)
1. Bike and Trike Sprints ( 5 years and under)*
2. One mile race (12 years and under)*
3. Two mile race (open, all ages) *Bike helmets mandatory for all racers!
5 PM – Running Races (meet on Grove Road across from tennis court)
1. 1/2 Mile ( 12 years and under) awards to boys and girls in three age groups
2. Open Grove Mile (all ages, 1st, 2nd & 3rd awarded for men and women)
Monday September 3rd
10 AM – Traditional Grove ballgame in Woodward Park
1 PM – Croquet – 31st Annual Tournament, Everyone’s invited, white apparel optional.
6 PM – Potluck Dinner & Awards – McCathran Hall (rain or shine)
**After Dinner Presentation of Awards and the “Super Grove” Cup (to the Grove athlete whose excellence and sportsmanship best exemplify the “Grove” spirit.)
Bring drinks for your family, a main dish and salad or dessert to share. Paper plates, cups, utensils provided.
A Wonderful Potluck. Don’t miss it! Everyone’s invited! Can’t compete, but would like to volunteer to help? Need info? Call Craig English at 301-840-1897