Veterans get fit this summer at National Veterans Summer Sports Clinic at Home
VA is accepting applications from Veterans interested in participating in the 2021 National Veterans Summer Sports Clinic (NVSSC) at Home. The deadline to register is June 30. The deadline to submit medical exam forms is July 15.
Veterans can experience surfing, kayaking, sailing, cycling and adaptive fitness, and choose from offerings of yoga, meditation, nutrition, cooking and creative arts at more than 30 in-person locations across the country. To register, please CLICK HERE. Additional registration information is available online at www.summersportsclinic.va.gov.
“We’re so excited to bring this first-ever National Veterans Summer Sports Clinic at Home to more than 40 cities across the country,” said Maggie Kremer, director NVSSC. “From free Fitbits and free equipment to performance incentives throughout the Clinic, we’ve designed an incredible program and we’re looking forward to helping our Veterans stay fit and active this summer wherever they are.”
Free Fitbit for first 250 to register and complete the program
The 2021 National Veterans Summer Sports Clinic at Home is free to all Veterans who complete the registration process and are accepted to participate. The first 250 Veterans to complete registration, submit medical exam forms and participate in events are eligible to receive a new Fitbit Sense smartwatch, one-year membership to Fitbit Premium, and access to one-on-one Fitbit Health Coaching.
Every participating Veteran will receive a customized box filled with items to help them start their journey to a healthier lifestyle.
Registration is first come, first served and participation is capped at 500 Veterans. Participants must pay for their own transportation to and from the in-person venue site(s), including any incidentals.
The current list of available locations includes:
Perry Point, MD
Rye Beach, OR
Palo Alto, CA
St. Petersburg, FL
Susquehanna Valley, PA
San Diego, CA
Cocoa Beach, FL
St. Louis, MO
Los Angeles, CA
Winston Salem, NC
Fort Bragg, NC
San Antonio, TX
Des Moines, IA
Salt Lake City, UT
Colorado Springs, CO
Four Corners, NM
Park City, UT
New York, NY
New Orleans, LA
Apply now, only 500 spaces available
Veterans are encouraged to register early, as participation is limited for this exciting event. Veterans who have been accepted to participate will be notified once registration closes.
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