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MayFest – May 4th

MayFest Week May 1st – 7th
Virtual Online
Date:
May 4

Organiser

Vision Sports
Email:
visionsports@ncbi.ie

Description: 

10am, Over 50’s Movement, Balance and Stretch, Come & Try Session – Adults

This session will be delivered by a fully qualified instructor who will lead participants through a joint mobilisation and muscle warm up, followed by cardio, movement to music, strength and balance work this class is suitable for all abilities

5pm, Blind/VI Tennis Webinar with Tennis Ireland and Sight and Sound Technology – one lucky attendee will win an Amazon Alexa – All ages.

This session will introduce Blind/VI Tennis. What is it, how does it work and what’s it like from the perspective of a participant! You’ll also get the opportunity to participate in a free six-week online coaching programme.

Jointly hosted by Vision Sports Ireland, Tennis Ireland and Sight and Sound Technology, this session is sure to whet your appetite and have you picking up the racket in no time!

All attendees are entered into a draw to win an Amazon Alexa which will be raffled at the event kindly sponsored by Sight and Sound Technology

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MayFest Timetable

May 1st – 5th, MayFest 40k Challenge, Run, Walk or Cycle. Complete your activity anytime and submit your completed log to Vision Sports Ireland – spot prizes to be won – All ages.

May 1st , 10am, Family Dance Come & Try Session at 10am – All ages.

May 1st – 9:30 am – Introduction to Turbo with Triathlon Ireland – Adults

May 1st – 7th, (Not)Parkrun Celebration, complete your 5k during MayFest and log you achievements with parkrun and Vision Sports Ireland – spot prizes to be won – All ages.

May 1st, 12 noon, Youth Blind/VI Tennis Come & Try Session with Tennis Ireland for 8 – 16 years.

May 2nd, 8pm, Opening Ceremony, Reeling in the Years, Celebrating 40 Years of May Games / MayFest.

May 3rd, 10am, Yoga Come and Try Session – Adults

May 4th, 10am, Over 50’s Movement, Balance and Stretch, Come & Try Session – Adults

May 4th, 5pm, Blind/VI Tennis Webinar with Tennis Ireland and Sight and Sound Technology – one lucky attendee will win an Amazon Alexa – All ages.

May 5th, 10am, Falls prevention, Movement and Balance Come & Try Session – Adults

May 5th, 6:30pm, Zoom Fitness Come and Try Session – Adults

May 6th, 10am, Come & Try Nature Mindfulness – Adults

May 6th, 3pm, Interactive SafeFood Nutrition Webinar – Adults

May 6th, Online Tennis Come & Try Session – Adults

May 7th, 4:30pm, Come & Try Teen Fitness – Children.

May 7th, 5pm, Closing Ceremony with Miriam O’Callaghan – All ages.