KES Adapted Indigenous Sports Day Workshop - Event Details

This event has concluded and is no longer current.

This event has concluded and is no longer current.

KES Adapted Indigenous Sports Day Workshop

Location: UH All Purpose Soccer Field

ATTENTION all kinesiology students, martial artist, athletes, dancers, and sports enthusiasts! The Kinesiology & Exercise Science Department along with the Gongfuball Collegiate Society RISO, for the 1st time ever, is calling all University of Hilo students together to learn the sports program that is uniting athletes, of all calibers, into one organized sport! A sports experience like no other! The KES Adapted/Indigenous Sports Day Workshop will feature the Gongfuball sports program, which blends the strategies, values, and skill sets of indigenous games. With the excitement, athleticism, and team work of contemporary sports; such as flag football, soccer, ultimate, and more!

The Gongfuball Sports program is endorsed by high schools, intermediate schools across the Big Island, Recreation Directors of Hawaii County Parks & Recreation, various youth organizations, and the University of Hilo. Along with the excitement of the sport this event will provide participants will several educational opportunities that you won't want to miss!

Great for students who plan to work with youth and or active adults in physical education, recreation, or out-of-school programs, learn from the Gongfuball Sports Program Founder Steven Martin how to create an successful sports/recreational program according to population by age, athletic abilities, education goal, socio-economics, and field/playing conditions.

Learn about the developing opportunities for internships through the UH Applied Learning Experiences (ALEX), and the jobs being created in the community through the Gongfuball sports program.

Special Restrictions: All participants should be healthy enough to participate in physical activity; all participants must sign a risk & release form before participating in this event. Call (808) 747-2844 for disability services or rainout details.

For more information, contact: gongfuball@gmail.com (808)747-2844

This event is awaiting approval from the Events Coordinators.

Tags: Sports Education Gongfuball Martial Arts Soccer Tag Football Ultimate Frisbee Indigenous Games Kinesiology Physical Education Native Sports

What's also happening?

Announcements

Student Art Association Meetings
Aloha mai kākou! This is a friendly invitation from your Student Art Association to join us every Tuesday, at 12:30pm – 1pm for our weekly meeting. ...
Happy Holidays from Campus Center
Aloha Vulcan 'Ohana! The holiday season is near! Campus Center is all decked out and wants to show you our spectacular holiday spirit. We invite you to come and enjoy our festive holiday decorations. ...
Hohonu General Editor Applications Open
**Hohonu Academic Journal** is recruiting for General Editors who get to be part of the editing process by working one-on-one with students. ...
Kanilehua Layout Designer Position Open!
Kanilehua, UH Hiloʻs Art and Literary Magazine is seeking a motivated student with some experience in Adobe creative suites or other digital design programs to be a member of the Kanilehua team and produce a quality magazine. ...
APIA Scholarship
UH Hilo undergraduate students of Native Hawaiian, Pacific Islander, and Asian American backgrounds who are U.S. ...
2021-2022 Ka Lama Ku Student Recognition Awards - NOW OPEN!
The 2021 - 2022 Ka Lama Ku Student Leadership Award nominations are now open. Please submit your nominations no later than February 20, 2022, at 11:59 pm (This is a hard deadline, there will be no exceptions). ...
2022-23 UH Common Scholarship Application Available Oct 1st
Starting October 1, 2021, students can complete the 2022-23 UH System Common Scholarship Application online at www.hawaii.edu/tuition/scholarships/how-to-apply/. ...
RISO Registration for 2021-2022 is now open
The 2021-2022 academic year UH Hilo Registered Independent Student Organization (RISO) registration period is now open. The final day to register is March 25, 2022, at 4:30 pm. ...
2022-23 FAFSA Available October 1st
Starting October 1, 2021, students can complete their 2022-23 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) online at Studentaid.gov/fafsa To receive priority consideration at UH Hilo, complete your FAFSA by February 1, 2022. ...
Cultivating Pilina: Empowering Connection to End DV
Aloha! Please join us every Friday for the month of October to engage in courageous conversations around Domestic Violence, as we work collectively to keep our communities safe. ...

Disclaimer: The University of Hawaii at Hilo is not responsible for the contents, links and/or materials presented in any web site listed above that is not of the “hilo.hawaii.edu” or “.uhh.hawaii.edu” domains. All comments, complaints and grievances should be filed with the author, host and/or owner of said site.