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Posted: June 21, 2016 Sportsfest Explore all things sports as the City of Gaithersburg hosts the 4th annual SportsFest, sponsored by WSSC and supported by UnitedHealthcare, Saturday, July 16, 2016, from 8:30 a.m. to noon. Youth entering grades K through 8 can participate in a variety of activities, learn about nutrition and wellness, and get information from leading youth sports professionals. The free event, which takes place rain or shine, will be held at the Activity Center at Bohrer Park at Summit Hall Farm, 506 S. Frederick Avenue. The Gaithersburg Sports philosophy of participation over competition will be on display as the day kicks off with a 1K Fun Run through Bohrer Park at 8:30 a.m. After that, participants can test their skills in soccer, football, baseball, track and field, basketball, volleyball, cricket, and tennis, visiting challenge stations located on the front field and inside the Activity Center. T-shirts and prizes will be awarded for completing the challenges. Along with fun-filled activities, Chef Gayle Owens will conduct a healthy cooking demonstration presented by UnitedHealthcare. “Coach G,” the official Gaithersburg Sports mascot, and members of the City’s own Gaithersburg Giants, part of the Cal Ripken Collegiate Baseball League, will also be in attendance. For more information, please view the Sports web page or contact the Sports Division of the Department of Parks, Recreation and Culture.