Gilbert Chevrolet Teaming Up with Ripken Baseball Clinics

Gilbert Chevrolet to provide Okeechobee’s youth with a Free Baseball Clinic and financial assistance to OHS Softball Program

Okeechobee, February 14, 2017 – Gilbert Chevrolet is partnering with Cal Ripken Baseball to provide a free baseball clinic for Okeechobee’s youth as part of the national Chevy Youth Baseball program.  In addition, Gilbert Chevrolet is teaming with the OHS Softball Program to provide new equipment, a monetary contribution, and an opportunity for community members to earn additional funds for the softball program via a Test Drive fundraiser.

The FREE instructional baseball clinic will be held Thursday, March 23rd, 2017 from 6 PM to 9 PM at the Okeechobee County Sports Complex.  This clinic is op to all boys and girls ages 6-14.  Participants should wear athletic apparel and tennis shoes and bring their own glove.  Early registration is required and the clinic is limited to the first 200 children.

Family members are strongly encouraged to attend the entire clinic and support their child.  To register, visit baseball.youthsportsclinics.com, select market “West Palm Beach, and enter password “playball”.  Additional information, including detailed location information and itineraries, are also available at that website.

“We are proud to be able to bring our community closer to the game and support the development of the kids in our community through the joy of play,” said Christa Luna, owner of Gilbert Chevrolet.

For more information, please contact J.D. Mixon at 863-824-3612.