Get Fit Iredell Kickball Tournament set for October 14 at McClure Park

Posted at 2:21 PM on Oct 5, 2018


get fit kickball.jpgBY DEBBIE PAGE

Get ready to show off your playground skills at the 4th Annual Get Fit Iredell Kickball Tournament set for Sunday, October 14, from 1 to 5 p.m. at McClure Park at 1230 Museum Road, Statesville.

This is a FREE event, but teams must register in advance. Teams are welcome to create team “uniforms” or costumes to add to the fun.

Players from all over the county will meet on the field for friendly competition and team pride in this double-elimination tournament. Each player will get a single pitch. Teams must be co-ed, with a minimum of four female players on the field. Players must be at least 10 years old.

Bring along the kids to enjoy some inflatables fun! Other surprises are also being planned!


To register a team or for more information, contact organizer Richard Griggs at the Statesville Recreation Department at 704-878-3429 or email him at


Get Fit Iredell is a continuous, community partnership that designs and promotes active living opportunities to improve health. For more information about Get Fit Iredell, visit online at or

Get Fit Iredell partners include United Way, Iredell Health System, Davis Regional Medical Center, Lake Norman Regional Medical Center, Piedmont Healthcare, Iredell County Health Department, Statesville Parks and Recreation, Iredell County Parks and Recreation, Troutman Parks and Recreation, Iredell-Statesville Schools, Iredell County Partnership for Young Children, Girl Scouts, Girls on the Run, Kewaunee Scientific, Lake Norman YMCA, Statesville Free News, Statesville YMCA, and Partners Behavioral Health.


Contact Brett Eckerman, Executive Director, United Way of Iredell County, at 704-872-3000 or email him at to join the Get Fit Iredell movement.

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