Big champions will play sports with children in the fourth edition of Playgrounds.
On Saturday, May 30, in the Herastrau Park in Bucharest, the fourth edition of the Playgrounds will start, and they will later reach Campina, Slatina and Targoviste.
Gabriela Szabo (world champion in athletics), Otilia Badescu (European champion in table tennis), Diana Oprea (world champion in fitness) Andreea Raducan and Monica Rosu (world champions in gymnastics) are just a few of the champions who will teach their children and parents alike to play sports.
In addition, children will have access to several play areas, where games and contests will be held simultaneously. There will also be a cross country area, an athletic track, climbing boards, basketball baskets and a badminton net.
The event is part of Sport for Life social campaign, initiated by Gabriela Szabo. The initiative has children as important to the public, wanting to get closer to them to learn about the importance of sports for health and what to do to take care of their body and mind.
If until 2008 the event takes place only in the Herastrau peace in Bucharest, starting with 2009 it will extend to the national level. Thus, the Playgrounds will be held this year according to the following program:
• May 30, 2009 - Bucharest, Herastrau Park, Charles de Gaulle entrance;
• May 31, 2009 - Campina, on Carol I Boulevard, La Soldat;
• June 6, 2009 - Slatina, Boulevard A.I. Cuza, the segment from Fantana to CEC;
• June 7-8, 2009 - Targoviste, Chindia Park.
May 26, 2009