• Rochester named #2 on Sports Business Journal's list of 2013 Top Minor League Markets. 
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  • Andre Reed, Thurman Thomas, and Steve Tasker will headline the 65th annual Rochester Press-Radio Club Day of Champions Children's Charity Dinner on Monday, June 9, at the Riverside Convention Center.

2017 Monroe County Girls Sports Festival


Try Something New!

The Monroe County Girls Sports Festival provides an opportunity for girls to participate in new sports during one action packed day. Participants will be able to choose from a wide variety of sport offerings ranging from more traditional sports to up-and-coming, non-traditional sports conducted by local area experts and organizations. This one-day event is designed to introduce girls to healthy, active, and fun opportunities in our community. We are encouraging girls to try a sport that they have not done before!

*Open to Girls ages 6-12*

Date: August 5, 2017
Time: Registration starts at 12:00 PM,
          Opening Ceremonies/Warmup at 12:40 PM
          Sports Clinics start at 1 PM
          Event ends at 5 PM
Where: Bill Gray's Regional Iceplex (located on the campus of MCC)
Cost: $20
Registration: Click here to register 

What is included with registration: Participation in four (4) different sport clinics, an Official Monroe County Girls Sports Festival T-Shirt, healthy snacks and refreshments throughout the day.

Committed Sports (as of 7/6/17)
Disc Golf - Greater Rochester Area Disc Golf Association

Combine Frisbee and Golf through the sport of Disc Golf with the Greater Rochester Area Disc Golf Association!

Fencing - Rochester Fencing Club

Join in on the action with Rochester Fencing Club as you practice footwork, attack, and defense skills.

Field Hockey - Finger Lakes Field Hockey

Explore the sport of Field Hockey as you pass, shoot, and score with Finger Lakes Field Hockey.

Figure Skating - Bill Gray’s Iceplex Figure Skating

Get introduced to the introductory skills of Figure Skating.  Participants should have prior skating experience to enroll in this sport, and should be able to skate forwards, backwards, and stop.

Ice Skating - Bill Gray's Iceplex Ice Skating

Learn the fundamentals of Ice Skating in a safe and fun environment. No prior ice skating experience required.

Golf - LPGA Girls Golf

LPGA*USGA Girls Golf is the only national junior golf program that specializes in providing girl-friendly environments for juniors to learn the game of golf. Learn more than just swing and stance! Have fun while learning valuable life skills like confidence and perseverance.

Gymnastics - Gymnastics Training Center

A great way for beginners to learn the basics of stretching, flexibility, and tumbling with the Gymnastics Training Center.

Ice Hockey- Bill Gray's Iceplex

Shoot and score with the Iceplex Hockey program!  No skating experience is required in order to participate, and full hockey equipment is provided.

Karate - Martial Arts America

Build your basic Karate moves with Martial Arts America.

Running/Fitness - Girls on the Run

Discover a fun and exciting way to exercise by engaging in running activities with Girls on the Run.

Quidditch - RIT Quidditch Club

Ride into the sport of Quidditch with RIT Quidditch Club as you learn the fundamentals of the sport played on broomsticks.

Sport Stacking - Sport Stacking

Check out Sport Stacking and learn how to stack plastic cups in sequences while trying to beat your time! Speed Stacking gear will be available for sale at the event! Click here for purchasing information                            

Ultimate Frisbee - Greater Rochester Area Disc Association

Work on your disc throwing while you experience the fun of the game with GRADA.

Volleyball - VolleyFX  

Practice your volleyball skills as you bump, set, pass, and spike with VolleyFX.

Rugby- Youth Rugby Rochester 

Get active and learn the game of Rugby with Youth Rugby Rochester!

Lacrosse- Rochester Knighthawks

Cradle, dodge, pass, catch, shoot, and score with the Knighthawks!

Basketball- Your Sports Depot and Maddy Brown Basketball Training

Shoot some hoops with Maddy Brown Basketball Training and Your Sports Depot!

Softball- Bishop Kearney Softball

Hit a home run with the 2017 New York State Champions!

Soccer- Rochester Rhinos

Learn the fundamentals of soccer and kick it with the Rochester Rhinos!


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