ContactRSSTwitterFacebook
Keep In Touch
Click to Home

Go To Search
PrintEmail

City of White Plains News

Posted on: March 15, 2017

Roy Allan Burch, Olympian to kick off 5th Annual Jump In & Swim Program, March 25th

Come hear the inspirational story of Roy Burch, a tale of childhood dreams, aspirations, celebrity, disappointment, hope and courage. 

Roy was a celebrity in Bermuda. In the pool, he was the fastest. But against the world’s best, Bermuda’s greatest swimmer was outmatched. In 2011, like many other international athletes, he moved to Charlotte, N.C.to train in the United States with an elite swim club. In 2015, he began to see the dividends of his hard work and was on-track to represent Bermuda in his third Olympics.  His intense training regimen and competitive spirit had propelled him to improve to an elite level. Then one day before swim practice, he decided to dunk a basketball, something he had done hundreds of times before. He went up for the dunk, his legs buckled and everything changed.

To meet and hear the story of Roy Burch pre-register in person at the White Plains Rec & Parks, 85 Gedney Way, or call (914) 422-1336 (seating is limited). 

For more information and a schedule of free Jump In and Swim classes visit www.cityofwhiteplains.com/jumpinandswim
Additional Info...
Facebook Twitter Google Plus Email

Other News in City of White Plains News

1/5/18 Weather Related Cancellations

Posted on: January 5, 2018

Water Main Break on North Street

Posted on: January 3, 2018

Special Paper Pick Up This Saturday

Posted on: December 29, 2017

Water Main Break - Update 12/23/17

Posted on: December 23, 2017

Water Main Break - Update

Posted on: December 22, 2017

Water Main Break - Update

Posted on: December 22, 2017

Attention Residents: Water Main Break

Posted on: December 22, 2017

Ring in the New Year in White Plains!

Posted on: December 21, 2017

WinterFest Entertainment Schedule

Posted on: December 13, 2017

New Year's Eve Vendor Permits Available

Posted on: December 12, 2017

City of White Plains NOVEMBER Newsletter

Posted on: October 30, 2017

CITY OF WHITE PLAINS FLAGS OF HONOR

Posted on: October 27, 2017

Help for At Risk Homeowners

Posted on: October 24, 2017

Assistance for Mexico & Puerto Rico

Posted on: September 25, 2017

City of White Plains Flags of Honor

Posted on: September 21, 2017

Back to School Dance

Posted on: September 1, 2017

Hurricane Harvey Relief

Posted on: August 27, 2017

Court Street Improvement Project

Posted on: August 24, 2017

Road Milling and Paving Work

Posted on: August 22, 2017

Car Free Day - Hudson Valley

Posted on: August 15, 2017

Mamaroneck Avenue Road Resurfacing

Posted on: August 3, 2017

The Sounds of Summer 2017

Posted on: July 6, 2017

Sounds of Summer 2017

Posted on: May 26, 2017

May is Bike to Work Month

Posted on: May 9, 2017