Sports digestChicago's Metro Deli, 6003 W. Las Positas Blvd. in Pleasanton, is holding a weeklong special to raise money for sports programs at Foothill High. During the week of May 14-20, 25% of sales from 5-9 p.m. Monday-Friday, and all day Saturday-Sunday, will be donated to the sports department.
Find the flier to make your purchase at the deli count toward the fundraiser at foothillfalcons.org: Go to upcoming events, calendar, and link to the page to print out.
The Sports Performance Institute of San Ramon Regional Medical Center invites student athletes, coaches, trainers and parents to a free educational 2012 Youth Soccer Symposium, Strategies for Healthy Performance, on Saturday, May 12. It will be held in the South Building located on the San Ramon hospital campus at 7777 Norris Canyon Road. Continental breakfast and registration will start at 8 a.m., and the presentation will be held from 8:30 a.m. to noon.
Sports medicine physicians will discuss injury prevention, research updates on performance mechanics, and risk factors for injuries in young soccer players. Following the lectures, participants will move to the SPI gym, where hospital sports trainers and physical therapists will teach exercises and conditioning techniques.
Register by calling 800-284-2878 or at www.OurSanRamonHospital.com.