Sports Events in New York City This Weekend – August 3 – August 5

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NYC is home to the Knicks, the Yankees, the Jets, the Rangers, the Mets, the Nets, and the Islanders, so you can bet that there are sporting events happening in the city no matter the season. (There’s also soccer, minor league baseball, marathons, and all kinds of college teams.) Find out what sports events in New York City are happening this weekend on City Guide’s roundup and then snag some tickets for a game you’ll never forget

Equestrian Camp 6 – Houghton College
Through August 03, 2018 – Houghton

NYRR Manhattan 7 Mile – New York Road Runners
August 05, 2018 – New York

You’ve asked for a variety of race distances, so for the first time since 2005, we’re challenging runners to a seven-mile distance with the NYRR Manhattan 7 Mile. Take on a unique course in Central Park at this all-new challenge. Event hashtag: #NYRRManhattan7M—use it in your tweets, Instagrams, and Facebook posts!

Third Annual Walk of Hope + 5K Run to Defeat Depression – The Cultural Center
August 05, 2018 – Southampton

Hope for Depression Research Foundation’s Summer Fundraising Event On Sunday August 5th, 2018, lace up your sneakers and join Hope for Depression Research Foundation (HDRF) as they set out on the third annual Walk of Hope + 5K Run to Defeat Depression. The USA Track and Field sanctioned event will raise awareness and funds for advanced depression research, with every dollar raised going directly to research. HDRF’s Founder Audrey Gruss will lead participants on a beautiful three-mile route around Lake Agawam in Southampton Village. This high-spirited event is family-focused, inspiring and fun. All participants will receive a finisher hat, shirt and medal; and prizes will be awarded for best time in different age categories as well as for the top individual fundraiser and top fundraising team. Participants come from all over the tristate area and beyond, including professional and first-time runners, walkers, corporate teams, families, and children, to unite as a community to raise awareness about this widespread, costly and often deadly illness. HDRF funds groundbreaking research that will transform the way depression is viewed, diagnosed, treated and prevented. To partic… (read more)

Yoga with Erica Ginger @ Owl’s Head Park – Owl’s Head Park
Through August 22, 2018 – Brooklyn

Yoga with Erica Ginger @ Owl’s Head Park Wednesdays from 6:30pm to 8pm June 20, 27 July 11, 18, 25 August 1, 8, 15, 22 Across from the basketball courts Bring your own mat and any props you might need Suggested donation $5 Entrances into Owl’s Head Park are along Colonial Road at Wakeman Place, 67th Street and 68th Street, and along 68th Street at Colonial Road and Shore Road. Special thanks to NYS Senator Marty Golden for his support of these events at Owl’s Head Park.

New York’s Hottest New Outdoor Workout Venue Is…34th Street – Broadway Boulevard
Through August 27, 2018 – New York

The 34th Street district is known for shopping and entertainment, but now a full complement of exercise classes has been added to its list of attractions. And it’s all free! Each Wednesday from 6 to 7 PM, the Sweat 34 program offers exercise classes by the city’s top fitness studios on Broadway Boulevard outside Macy’s. Upcoming Sweat 34 events: Wed., June 13, Wed. Aug 8 Sanctified Booty – This workout with Fitness Sanctuary is designed to strengthen the booty and lower extremities with a mix of strength and conditioning to today’s hottest hits. Wed., June 20, Wed. July 25, Wed. Aug. 15 – 305 Fitness – Shed between 500 to 900 calories with this intense 55-minute cardio blast. Wed., June 27, Wed., July 18, Wed. Aug. 22 – IronStrength – Join Dr. Jordan Metzl from the Hospital for Special Surgery for this bootcamp class in the middle of Herald Square for 30 minutes, followed by a rocking Zumba class with Angelina Alfaro. Tues., July 3, Wed. Aug 1 – Ratchet Fitness – A workout with intermittent training that targets everything – abs, glutes, arms, and legs. And if you love working out to hip-hop and love a high-intensity cardio workout, this class is for you! Wed., J… (read more)

Soccer Fans in the City – Eat Soccer
Through August 28, 2018 – New York

What is your unique connection to soccer? Come share your story in the media capital of the world. Our Soccer Fans in the City event offers you the opportunity to be the feature subject of a 40 minute cover story experience. Using the streets of New York City as the backdrop, feel what it is like to be in the boots of the globe’s biggest stars, as we capture images of you wearing your cherished soccer jersey and/or supporter gear in your very own editorial photo shoot. Share thoughts, insights and anecdotes from your life during your one-on-one interview with a member of our team. As the world’s favorite sport on earth, we celebrate the diverse experiences of those who play, cheer and coach the beautiful game. Join us in showcasing your personal history with the game. You’ll gain an opportunity to inspire others who love the sport. And, you’ll score a one-of-a-kind magazine quality keepsake in your Inbox 48 hours later that you can place on display and will honor the moment you told your soccer story in NYC.

Soccer Fans in the City – Eat Soccer
Through August 28, 2018 – New York

What is your unique connection to soccer? Come share your story in the media capital of the world. Our Soccer Fans in the City event offers you the opportunity to be the feature subject of a 40 minute cover story experience. Using the streets of New York City as the backdrop, feel what it is like to be in the boots of the globe’s biggest stars, as we capture images of you wearing your cherished soccer jersey and/or supporter gear in your very own editorial photo shoot. Share thoughts, insights and anecdotes from your life during your one-on-one interview with a member of our team. As the world’s favorite sport on earth, we celebrate the diverse experiences of those who play, cheer and coach the beautiful game. Join us in showcasing your personal history with the game. You’ll gain an opportunity to inspire others who love the sport. And, you’ll score a one-of-a-kind magazine quality keepsake in your Inbox 48 hours later that you can place on display and will honor the moment you told your soccer story in NYC.

BRYANT PARK KICKS OFF 16TH SEASON OF YOGA CLASSES MAY 24 – Bryant Park 
Through September 20, 2018 – New York

Bryant Park’s yoga classes, believed to be the largest regularly scheduled outdoor series of its kind in the world, begin a new season Thursday, May 24. The twice-weekly classes will be held Tuesday mornings on the Upper Terrace 10 AM-11 AM, and Thursday evenings on the Lawn 6 PM-7PM. All classes are free and open to the public. The 2018 yoga season is made possible by the generosity of KeVita®, a leading manufacturer of fermented probiotic and kombucha beverages. A supporting sponsor, Gaiam, a yoga, fitness and wellness brand, will donate 1,200 yoga mats for participants to use throughout the season. Both partners will also participate in the Bryant Park Frequent Yogi loyalty program, rewarding returning attendees for their dedication. Bryant Park’s yoga classes draw thousands of participants throughout the warm weather months, making it one of the park’s most-attended activities. The Thursday evening class has drawn over 1,500 people during a single session. This year on select Tuesday mornings, Bryant Park introduces post-class yoga workshops on topics including self-care, meditation, and alignment with instructors from the Gaiam Wellness Studio, located in Lord & Taylor o… (read more)

Kayaking – Brooklyn Bridge Park
Through September 30, 2018 – Brooklyn

Glide along the water while kayaking with the Brooklyn Bridge Park Boathouse at the Pier 2 floating dock! Children under 18 must have an adult guardian present. All levels are welcome and no experience is necessary.

 

by cityguideny.com