2017 Powerade State Games Update

5/23/2017
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE           
Contact: Roxanne Newman
roxanne@ncsports.org
Contact: Marla C. Lindsay
trackandfield@northcarolina.USATF.org
 
 
Powerade State Games of North Carolina Venues Announced for Track and Field
Registration is open for most sports at www.poweradestategames.org
Youth June 3rd NC A&T the Open Master June 4th 2017 American Hebrew Academy
 
 
Greensboro, North Carolina, June 3-4 2017 – North Carolina’s largest multi-sport, amateur athletic sporting event will be held in the Piedmont Triad region in 2017.  The Powerade State Games of North Carolina will host events in Greensboro, Winston-Salem, Burlington and High Point from June 3 - June 25, 2017.  
 
We would like to announce that this years Track and Field Games will be held Friday June 3rd at the Beautiful ficilities at NC A&T State University. The youth portion will be held there and the 400m Hurdles, Pole Vault and Javelin for all Open/ Masters athletes will compete Saturday at same venue. Remaining events will be held on June 4th at 10am at the American Hebrew Academy in Greensboro NC as well. The event is a USATF Sanctioned meet with USATF Officials and Wind gauges. We have made its our priority to make events as competitive as we can with all of the proper USATF Rules and will have proper equipment for any qualifying marks and or times made for both Outdoor Worlds and Masters. Registration is fast approaching so please visit site for more details on Track and field at www.poweradestategames.org.
 
We are seeking volunteers for June 4th that can be done is 4-hour time blocks and PowerAde has agreed to pay a $50 stipend to USATF Officials. Please contact either Roxanne Newman or Marla Lindsay and officials will receive payment from PowerAde directly from the following week.
 
The PowerAde State Games will host two athlete parties in 2017.  The Opening Party will be held at Air bound Trampoline Park in Winston-Salem on June 16th.  The Closing Party will be held at Airbound Trampoline Park in Greensboro on June 24th.  Both parties will feature free jumping for the athletes as well as t-shirts, drawstring bags and a Powerade water bottle.  The ceremonial cauldron will be lit and available for photo opportunities as well.  Visit www.poweradestategames.org for more information.
The 2017 Powerade State Games of North Carolina corporate partners include: Powerade, BB&T, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of NC, Lowes Foods, Greensboro Convention & Visitors Bureau, Visit Winston-Salem, Burlington Alamance County Visitors Bureau, High Point Convention & Visitors Bureau, Visit NC, Sheetz, Jimmy John’s Sandwiches, Capitol Broadcasting Company, Liberty University, Bojangle’s, Greensboro Sports Commission, Systel and York Properties. It is not too late to be part of this year’s Powerade State Games; to become a sponsor contact North Carolina Amateur Sports at 919-361-1133 ext. 233.
 
North Carolina Amateur Sports (NCAS) is the 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that annually hosts the Powerade State Games of North Carolina and Cycle North Carolina.  NCAS is dedicated to the promotion of health, physical fitness and the Olympic Movement in North Carolina.  For more information on NCAS and its events, please visit www.ncsports.org.
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