Play like a Girl

The City of Saskatoon’s Recreation and Community Development Division, in partnership with Canadian Sport Centre Saskatchewan, Sask Sport Inc., and Women in Sport – Physical Activity and Recreation, will be hosting Play Like a Girl on Sunday, September 10, 2017, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the SaskTel Sports Centre (150 Nelson Road). Registrations are still being accepted for this free one-day event for girls, ages 10 to 14.

Test your agility and experience the sports of football, wrestling, and wheelchair basketball with world class athletes and coaches who will lead the day.

Agility with Anastasia Bucsis
Two-time Olympian – Speed Skating
Anastasia competed at the 2010 Olympic Games in Vancouver and at the Sochi 2014 Olympic Games in Women’s Long Track 500 metres.

Football with Team Canada – Members of the Saskatoon Valkyries
Team Canada – Silver Medalists, 2017 International Federation of American Football Women’s World Championships

Wrestling with Jillian Gallays
Olympian – 53 kg Freestyle Wrestling
Jillian competed at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro.
In 2014, she placed 3rd at the World Championships.

Wheelchair Basketball with Paralympic Coach Katie Miyazaki
Katie Miyazaki was an Assistant Coach for Team Canada at the 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro.

Please register in advance by calling 306-975-3378 by 4:30 p.m. on Thursday, September 7, 2017.