Waterville Valley, N.H. – Waterville Valley Adaptive Sports will host a disc golf tournament on Saturday, July 6th from 12 – 4 pm, to benefit the organization empowering individuals with disabilities through sports recreation. This contest is part of the Independence Day Family Carnival happening in the Valley on Saturday.
Participants can enter the tournament for a $10 registration fee that includes an introductory disc golf lesson led by one of Waterville Valley’s professionals, admission to contests and five raffle tickets. Registration for the tournament will take place in Town Square next to the Adventure Center.
A 50/50 raffle contest will be held during the day with all proceeds going to Waterville Valley Adaptive Sports. Tickets will be for sale for $5 for three or $10 for 8. Prizes include a 1-Day Adventure Pass, 1 lift ticket to Waterville Valley Resort, 3 free boat rentals, 1 Summer Adventure Pass, a disc golf bag with a set of discs, gift cards and more.
Disc golf is a flying disc sport in which players throw a disc at a target, and it is played using rules similar to golf. Waterville Valley offers an 18-hole lift accessed disc golf course on Snows Mountain, as well as a practice course in Town Square. This is a fun and inclusive activity appropriate for all ages and abilities.
The Independence Day celebrations start on Waterville Valley on Thursday, July 4th with the Independence Day Parade at 11 am and the annual fireworks show on Corcoran Pond at 9:30 pm. The fun continues over the weekend with lots of other family-friendly activities, games and live music.
Contact the Adventure Center for more information about the Disc Golf Tournament – 603-236-4666 – or visit www.visitwatervillevalley.com for more information.
About Waterville Valley
Waterville Valley, New Hampshire, is a four-season resort set in the White Mountain National Forest, just 2 hours north of Boston. In summer, Waterville Valley offers award-winning clay tennis courts, a historic 9-hole golf course, mountain and road cycling, arts and cultural activities, an indoor ice arena, boating, and a skateboard and pump park. There are miles of hiking and mountain bike trails, a pond for swimming, and activities and programs for children and the whole family at the Curious George Cottage and the Recreation Center. Lodging choices include traditional inns and all-suite hotels, and dining options range from traditional favorites to elegant eateries.
About Waterville Valley Adaptive Sports
Waterville Valley Adaptive Sports is an organization dedicated to empowering individuals with disabilities through access and instruction in sports and recreation for life. WVAS encourages freedom and self reliance through experiential opportunities in a safe and supportive environment with our highly trained staff and volunteers. The program enriches the lives of everyone involved, resulting in profound and lasting impact on individualism, health and well-being.