Carnival of Sport

Carnival of Sport – Now in its second year

Have-A-Go Sports and Wellness Activities from wonderful local independent clubs and groups, all programmed by the fantastic Halo Leisure.

Here’s a taster of what to expect:

ALL DAY:  The Halo team’s customer advisers will be on hand in the Halo Gazebo to give info on swimming and other activities.

ALL DAY HEREFORD FOOTBALL CLUB: United in the Community are running drop-in quick football sessions, and you can try your best shots in the Speed Cage and get an instant reading displaying the speed of the ball!

COMPETITION: Results will be collected all day and winners in 4-6yrs, 7-9yrs, 10-11yrs and 12-14yrs will gain a Free place on their Whitsun Soccer School, with some fantastic prizes from the fantastic team at Nando’s In Hereford for the winners in the 15-18yrs and 19yrs+ age groups!

10:00am-5:00pm: Introduce children to the game of golf on the Putting Green on Bishops Meadow, though adults also attest to the delight of succeeding with a hole-in-one from long range! The putting green features 18 challenging holes graded in order of difficulty. Score cards entered throughout the day into a PRIZE DRAW.

10:00am-5:00pm: Bike Hire from the Tennis Hut on Bishops Meadow Taste the freedom and fitness benefits of cycling via quick, easy, accessible and affordable bike hire. On display: 4 new specialist bikes which are more accessible for riders with physical and mobility difficulties.

11:00am – 1:30pm GREYHOUND RUGBY FOOTBALL CLUB: taster and demonstrations sessions for juniors girls and boys

Plus (timings to be confirmed)

HEREFORDSHIRE CRICKET LTD’S mission is to ensure that cricket flourishes in Herefordshire – 30-minute taster sessions open to all ages.

HEREFORD YOGA CENTRE – Beginner’s Yoga – children’s and adults’ taster sessions

AERIAL DANCE – demonstrations from the team at Pure Studios

HEREFORDSHIRE FA: The Beautiful Game for the younger generations.  Demonstrations and taster sessions to be confirmed

So come along and join the fun at our new Carnival of Sport on King George V Playing Fields.

If you run a sports club and would be interested in taking part of finding out more, please contact stuart@rivercarnival.org.