Sports & Recreation

Punk Rope in Maine!

Punk Rope in Maine!

 

Allison Kennie, who’s in her early 30s, was looking for something different to help her get back in shape after she had her daughter a few years ago. Friends suggested Punk Rope.

If you’ve never heard of Punk Rope, it’s kind of a cross between recess and boot camp. It was created by Tim Haft, a personal trainer and USA Track & Field Coach, and combines jump roping, play and music. Read more.

The Benefits of Exercise for People with Parkinson's Disease

The Benefits of Exercise for People with Parkinson's Disease

A leading Parkinson’s disease specialist at Mayo Clinic says there is increasing evidence that ongoing vigorous exercise may slow the progression of Parkinson’s disease. Read more.

37 Pushups and Counting

37 Pushups and Counting

 

How many pushups can you do in 90 seconds? Cheryl Palmieri can do at least 37. That’s a huge accomplishment, because until a few years ago she had never done one. In her entire life. Read more.

 

45th Annual Ski & Skate Sale

The Brunswick Parks & Recreation Department 45th Annual Ski & Skate Sale will be held on Sunday, Nov. 4 from 1pm - 4pm in our gym @ the Recreation Center, 30 Federal Street, Brunswick.  We feature new and used ski & hockey equipment, skates, snowshoes, snowboards, sleds, recreational equipment & clothing.  FMI on the sale and about donating/selling your used items, see the flyer on our website @ www.brunswickme.org/parkrec  or call us at 725-6656.  Profits from the sale go to Youth Programs.  We accept cash or check only!