Ellenton Ice and St.Pete Boys & Girls Club celebrating Olympic Day by Ice Skating in Florida
Your local event celebrating the birth of the modern Olympic Games; +2,000 held nationwide!
Ellenton, FL– The spirit of the Olympic Movement will roll into Ellenton, as ELLENTON ICE host St. Pete Boys & Girls Club in celebration of Olympic Day.
Fifty to sixty Boys and Girls club members will come to skate, many for the very first time. THURSDAY; JUNE 30th 2016
“This is the third year I have partnered with the St. Pete Boys & Girls Club. It’s great that they can come and join me here for a great skate session.” said Mark Ladwig “Ellenton ice has been my home for over ten years and was my base as I trained to become an Olympian. Maybe in this group will be the next Floridian Olympic ice skater. The Ellenton Ice Figure Skating skate school is proud to support the Olympic Movement and encourage children to lead healthy, active lives.”
This is one activity of more than 2,000 events taking place nationwide during the month of June. The events, designed to engage youth and promote the ideals of the Olympic movement, feature athlete appearances, family-friendly activities and interactive learning experiences.
Around the world, more than 160 countries take part in the annual celebration. Olympic Day, created in 1948 to commemorate the birth of the modern Olympic Games, focuses on the Olympic values and ideals such as fair play, perseverance, respect and sportsmanship. In the U.S., Olympic Day events range from small gatherings to large, city-wide events.
Scheduled to Attended:
Mark Ladwig; 2010 Olympic Figure Skater—Parrish, FL
Nate Bartholomay; 2014 Olympic Figure Skater – Ellenton, FL
Members of the Southwest Figure Skating Club
For more information about Olympic Day Event at Ellenton Ice please contact Mark Ladwig; 302-377-9664 LadwigMark@gmail.com