Clayton to host fitness camp TREASURE ISLAND – Former Tampa Bay Buccaneers wide receiver Mark Clayton will host the inaugural Generation Next Mini Fitness Camp for children of all ages at Community Center Park Sunday, June 8, 10 to 11:30 a.m.
Lunch will be available for $5, followed by a meet-and-greet session when Clayton will be available to autograph copies of his book “Chasing My Rookie Year.” For more information, call 360-4121.
Gymnastics classes offered at Azalea
ST. PETERSBURG – Gymnastic classes for children ages 2 1/2 to 4 years old are now offered at Azalea Recreation Center, 1600 72nd St. N., 5 to 5:45 p.m. on Wednesdays. Preschool children will learn basic tumbling, balance and movement skills using tunnels, wrist ribbons, hula-hoops, beanbags and parachute activities. Instruction includes an introduction to basic skills on low balance beam, springboard vault and junior swing bar.
Gymnastic classes for youth ages 4 to 10 focus on large motor skill conditioning exercises, Wednesdays from 5:45 to 6:30 p.m. This class includes beginner to advanced skill development on low balance beam, spring board vaulting, junior swing bar, tumbling on incline, cartwheel and back-handspring mats.
New student summer registration fee is $10 in addition to monthly class fee of $24. Call 893-7150 for additional information or visit www.stpeteparksrec.org.
Registration underway for triathlon
SEMINOLE – The 10th annual “Tri If You Dare” Kids Triathlon is set for Sunday, June 30, 7:15 a.m., at the Holland G. Mangum Recreation Complex, 9100 113th St. N. This event is open to kids 5 through 15. Entry fee is $40. Contact Jim Sheets at 687-6948 for more information or visit www.myseminole.com/tri.htm.
Swim lessons offered in St. Pete Beach
ST. PETE BEACH – The St. Pete Beach Aquatic Center, 7701 Boca Ciega Drive, is offering swimming classes for all ages through the American Red Cross. From infants six months of age to seniors, classes will teach proper technique and tips for safety in any water environment. Classes are Monday through Thursday and run in two-week sessions of 30-minute classes. Classes are available morning and evening to fit every schedule. A two-week session is only $40 for residents of St. Pete Beach and $45 for non-residents. For more information visit www.spbrec.com or call 363-9264.
SPB summer camp registration continues
ST. PETE BEACH – Registration for the 2014 summer camp programs offered by the city of St. Pete Beach Recreation Department is now open. There are full day camp options and specialty camps that include: all American dolls, archery, construction, cooking, creative writing, cheerleading, fishing, photography, and Lego ® Robotics. For registration forms and more information, go to www.spbrec.com. Call 363-9245.
Specialized aquatic fitness class offered
ST. PETE BEACH – The St. Pete Beach Aquatic Center is offering a specialized aquatic fitness class for those who are movement impaired. Suggested participants are those with multiple sclerosis, arthritis or other neuromuscular issues and the class will concentrate on range of motion, balance issues and muscle strengthening. Classes are Tuesdays and Thursdays, 11:30 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. The cost is $5 for SPB residents and $6 for non-residents. Join anytime. For more information visit www.spbrec.com or call 363-9264.