The Ardmore Company Health Problem is again for 2021, and companies and organizations from throughout the group can be competing in bodily challenges to boost cash for Cities in Faculties and Ladies on the Run of Southern Oklahoma. The occasion teed off final Tuesday with a golf event, and quite a few different occasions are set for this Thursday, Friday and Saturday.
Mike Whitson, a member of the Ardmore Company Health Problem Committee, has been concerned with the occasion since its inception in 2014 when he was serving on the board of Cities and Faculties. He and fellow board member Tom Howell wished to have a fundraiser whereas additionally encouraging bodily exercise.
“It’s not solely a fundraiser, it’s additionally one thing to advertise well being locally and within the office,” Whitson stated. “It’s actually enjoyable to see everybody competing, but additionally having fun with the camaraderie of all of it. It encourages workforce constructing inside the totally different firms and organizations competing, but it surely additionally introduces you to new folks or folks that you just may not know very effectively.”
In years previous, the Company Health Problem ran Tuesday by way of Saturday and included each indoor and out of doors occasion. This yr’s occasions, nonetheless, can be held Thursday by way of Saturday and happen outside solely.
“The schedule is a bit of totally different as a result of we’ve condensed it a bit of bit, and we determined to have the whole lot outdoors as a result of we wished to be sure that everyone was snug,” Whitson stated.
The problem resumes at 6 p.m. on Thursday at Ardmore Regional Park with the rowing competitors and pickleball. On Friday issues transfer to Noble Stadium with a barbecue hosted by Valero at 5:30 p.m., volleyball starting at 6 p.m, and different occasions to observe. The competitors wraps up Saturday morning beginning at 9 a.m. with the impediment course going down on the Ardmore Excessive Faculty Soccer Follow Discipline adopted by different occasions all through the morning.
A whole schedule of all of the occasions on the Ardmore Company Health Problem may be discovered at www.ardmorecfc.com.