Local couple encourages Eagle to ‘B Active’
EAGLE, Colorado A local couple wants to celebrate Eagles small town feel with a special sports event Saturday.Brandi Resa and Markus Mueller are organizing Eagle B Active, a series of games in the town park.Activities include three-on-three basketball games, horseshoes, badminton, a scavenger hunt, kite decorating, an obstacle course and a hula hoop contest.Interested people can still sign up for the scavenger hunt. Registration for the scavenger hunt is Friday from 6 to 8 p.m. at the town park, as well as Saturday at the park from 7 a.m. to 10 a.m., Resa said.Visit www. eaglebactive. com for updates on when registration closes for the other activities. The cost to participate in Eagle B Active is $5 to $10. The scavenger hunt is $10.Practice for the games is set for 6 p.m. Friday,, at the town park. Resa said she decided to plan Eagle B Active after attending several town meetings, where she realized how important it is to support the local community.To that end, she plans to spend at least $500 on gift certifications to local businesses, which she will use as prizes for game winners.In planning Eagle B Active, Resa picked games that people can enjoy without logging hours of preparation. As the name of the event implies, Resa also wants to help foster Eagles active lifestyle.I hope Eagle is a leader in that area, she said. Im an active person and I think thats important for a healthy lifestyle.
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