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Posted on: October 23, 2018

Avon Recreation Department Awarded $140,000 Grant from the Colorado Health Foundation

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Avon Recreation Department Awarded $140,000 Grant from

the Colorado Health Foundation

 

Avon, CO - The Avon Recreation Department received $140,000 in grant funding to construct a new Fit Court, a state-of-the-art outdoor bodyweight circuit training center, the first of its kind in Eagle County. The full funding request was awarded by the Colorado Health Foundation to construct a fit court in partnership with the National Fitness Campaign.


The Fit Court will serve Avon and the surrounding communities, in addition to being an amenity for area visitors. Construction began on October 22nd and will be finished in the spring of 2019. The Fit Court will be free and open to the public year-round, and will provide a full body workout with exercises that are proven to be beneficial to users of all levels and abilities.


For more information on the Fit Court, please visit https://nationalfitnesscampaign.com.

 

Please contact Matt Koch, Recreation Programs Supervisor, at mkoch@avon.org or 970-748-4057 with inquiries regarding this project. 

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