Community Invited to Compete Against the Jacksonville Jaguars in Table Tennis Tournament

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
For more information, contact
MICHELLE MOORE, Vice President of Marketing & Communications
P 904.265.1783 E mmoore@FirstCoastYMCA.org

COMMUNITY INVITED TO COMPETE AGAINST THE JACKSONVILLE JAGUARS
IN TABLE TENNIS TOURNAMENT
MATCH TO BENEFIT THE ARLINGTON YMCA

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – Dec. 9, 2014 – The Jacksonville Jaguars and the YMCA of Florida’s First Coast are teaming up to challenge the local community to a friendly competition in a table tennis tournament. The match will be held Monday, Dec. 22 at 5 p.m. This inaugural event will benefit Arlington residents through the YMCA. Proceeds will support the YMCA’s commitment of keeping children safe in the water through the “Go for Green! Camp Swim Initiative,” which focuses on improving the swimming abilities of all children participating in YMCA summer day camp programs. Proceeds will also support scholarships for YMCA family memberships.

Date: Monday, Dec. 22

Location: Arlington YMCA
8301 Ft. Caroline Road
Jacksonville, FL 32277

Time: 5 p.m.

Tournament: Double Elimination, Match Pool Play

Entry: $20 per player; $5 per spectator

Guests who attend the tournament to cheer on competitors, including their favorite football players, will also have an opportunity to collect autographs and win some exciting prizes from chance drawings during the event. Those interested in participating in the table tennis tournament, please contact the Arlington YMCA at 904.744.2233 to register.

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