Seacoast United and Seacoast United Foundation are proud to announce the formation of United Sports Foundation - an all sports extension of our non-profit community programs. The United Sports Foundation's inaugural event will be the SPORTSFEST 2016 fundraising event to benefit Special Olympics of New Hampshire and Northeast Passage as well as the Foundation's scholarship and community grant programs. The event will take place beginning at 8 AM on Saturday, October 22 at the Seacoast United Outdoor Complex in Epping, NH with a 5K road race as part of the United in Wellness Race Series. The race is Sponsored by Seacoast United and all proceeds from the race will benefit the Emma Okonkwo Memorial Scholarship Fund. Register for the race here . After the race, the Special Olympics of NH Fall Soccer Tournament will take place on fields 1 and 2. There will be several local teams on hand to compete to claim the State Champion title! Come check out the food, soccer games, and team competitions! Our day will end with Seacoast United Academy teams hosting regular season games.
The Soccer-thon portion of the event will involve players within Seacoast United Soccer Club as well as community travel players. There will also be teams from Northeast Passage Power Soccer and Special Olympics of NH Soccer Program. Everyone who participates with a pledge will receive special laces to wear as a representation of athleticism and community service. There will be other one-of-a-kind prizes for participants who raise $250, $500, and $1,000 or more! In addition, any youth athlete who raises $25 in pledges will have a free entry in our 5K Road Race and Fun Run. Fundraising participation is easy! Click here to visit the SPORTSFEST 2016 fundraising page. Participants have the ability to create their own fundraising pages to accept donations for the event! Make sure you register as part of your SUSC team and work toward earning a pizza party!
2016 SportsFest Schedule
|Time||Event||Location at the Epping Complex|
|7-9||Road Race||Pavilion and Road|
|9-1||SONH Fall Soccer Tournament||Field 1|
|9-10:30||SUSC and Admirals U9-U12 Boys and Girls Scrimmages||Field 2|
|10:30-12:00||SUSC and Admirals U13-U14 Boys and Girls Scrimmages||Field 2|
|10:00||U12 Academy Game||Field 3|
|11:30||U12 Academy Game||Field 3|
|12:00||Power Soccer Demonstration||Field 2|