News Release

Monday, May 16, 2005

Contact: Joy Sawyer, CHKD, (757) 668-7043

NATIONAL GYMNASTICS DAY EVENT TO BENEFIT CHKD, JUNE 4

HAMPTON ROADS, Va. — Triple T Sports Center in Suffolk will celebrate National Gymnastics Day, from noon to 4 p.m. on Saturday, June 4, with a special benefit for Children’s Hospital of The King’s Daughters. Guests will enjoy demonstrations of gymnastics, karate, cheerleading and dance, along with a moon walk, face painting, games and door prizes. The event will be held at Triple T Sport Center at 619 E. Constance Road in Suffolk. For more information, call (757) 923-5150. Children's Hospital of The King's Daughters is the only facility of its kind in Virginia, serving the medical and surgical needs of children throughout greater Hampton Roads, the Eastern Shore of Virginia and northeastern North Carolina. The not-for-profit hospital was founded in 1961 and provides care to approximately 160,000 children each year as inpatients and outpatients, addressing routine and complex illnesses, injuries and chronic conditions. The CHKD Health System operates primary care pediatric practices, surgical practices, multi-service Health Centers and satellite offices throughout its service region.