Move for Health Day

Recreation Penticton invites the community to Move for Health on Sunday, May 10, with a special toonie admission for public swim and the Fitness Room.

Move for Health Day is an international event created in 2002 by the World Health Organization to promote physical activity. The B.C. Recreation and Parks Association, with support from Healthy Families B.C., leads the province in promoting this global event and the benefits of healthy active living. Move for Health Day events bring people together in a spirit of fun, inclusivity and support of healthy active living.

To celebrate, Recreation Penticton is holding an online contest “Show Us Your Moves!” The community is encouraged to post pictures of themselves on Facebook participating in a physical activity and tag @RecreationPenticton. Prizes will be drawn for online submissions.

Admission to the Penticton Community Centre will be $2 for public swim and the Fitness Room on Sunday, May 10.

For more information on Move for Health Day, visit http://www.bcrpa.bc.ca/mfhd.