HUDSON VALLEY REGIONAL UPDATE – 1/4/2017

4 January, 2017

Competitions, Coaching and Volunteer Opportunities:
One of our esteemed State Athlete Congress members has been training all Winter indoors for an upcoming “by invitation only” Tennis Tournament in Virginia call The Xperience. Tom Adimari will be trekking down to Charlotte, Va with his family to compete against top tennis players form all over the US and even a couple of Swiss players at this elite tournament over the MLK holiday weekend. We wish Tom the greatest of success in his endeavors at the Boar’s Head Inn and Tennis Facility. Good Luck and safe travels!!

Most of the 2017 Spring events are posted on the calendar. Updates are being made and posted into the calendar as the information is gathered. For more information about upcoming events, please visit our calendar and simply click on the events that interest you. If you need more finite information, please contact Mercedes at 845.262.6010 or click her name to email her directly: Mercedes, vincent@nyso.org

For information on upcoming events, please check out the calendar link below.
Hudson Valley Regional CALENDAR

***Please be advised: We are hosting two (2) Time Trials (East & West) as we always do. However, there will be only ONE (1) Spring Games held at West Point. This event, due to the influx of athletes and other factors, will likely be extended about 60-90 minutes. Please understand this event is held a world class facility that only few have the opportunity to compete at. We will keep you posted and updated on any and all information as we receive it.

The upcoming FISHKILL Polar Plunge on 25 February, is one of our largest annual fundraisers. It allows us the ability to provide services at NO/ZERO cost to our athletes. Please support this event in any way you can. Give us a shout if you are interested in donating or helping out in any way. See Fundraising in the Valley below for contact info.

Coaches training will be offered on the following date: Sunday, 5 February, 2017 @ Copper Beech Middle School (Yorktown) at 10AM. Aquatics, Athletics & Basketball Training will be offered immediately followed by a General Orientation. If interested, contact Linda Efraimsen, lefraimsen@nyso.org or phone 845.262.6024.

Our Adaptive Games (MATP) event was held on Wednesday, 2 November beginning at 6:30PM at the West Haverstraw Community Center. The volunteers at this event were awesome!! Thanks to all involved fro providing our most challenged athletes with an opportunity to shine. We are incredibly grateful. Special thanks to the local Elks for continually supporting this event.

The Rockland Floor Hockey league began on Wednesday, 16 November and will run every Wednesday thru 8 February, 2017.

Fundraising in the Valley…

The 19th Annual Fishkill Polar Plunge takes place on Saturday, February 25th, 2017
at Sharpe Reservation!!

Two Plunge Times: 10AM and 2PM
Contact: Teresa Gilli – 845-262-6011 fro more information.
tgilli@nyso.org
http://www.2017Fishkill.kintera.org