Stringam Try-It Day is a fantastic opportunity for youth to try a new sport. It’s also a chance to discover a new passion. With over 20 activities to choose from, parents or guardians can enroll children (ages 6-12) in up to two FREE sessions for a day of fun and exploration.

Activities take place at facilities all across Grande Prairie.

Stringam Try-It Day is on June 8th, 2019!

Event Goals:

  • Increase profiles of regional sport organizations and help them increase their memberships
  • Establish relationships between the Sport Council, facility partners and sport organizations
  • Introduce youth to new sports


LOCATION9:00 - 10:00 a.m.11:00 a.m. - Noon1:00 - 2:00 p.m.3:00 - 4:00 p.m.
Eastlink CentreFlo Rider (ages 8-12)
Wheelchair Basketball
Water Polo (ages 8-12)
Flo Rider (ages 8-12)
Wheelchair Basketball
Water Polo (ages 8-12)
Junior Lifegaurd (ages 6-10)
Racquet Ball (ages 8-12)
Synchronized Swimming
Junior Lifegaurd (ages 6-10)
Racquet Ball (ages 8-12)
Synchronized Swimming
Eastlink Centre Outdoor Skate ParkSkateboardingSkateboarding
Alexander Forbes (Academy)Jazz Dance
GP GymniksGymnastics
Tennis Courts (Dcoy Armouries)Tennis (ages 6-8)Tennis (ages 9-12)
Crosslink County SportsplexCheerleading & Tumbling (Adrenaline)Ringette
Mother TeresaFencingFencing

Swancity Basketball (ages 9-12)Swancity Basketball (ages 9-12)Nationals Sports (ages 9 -12)Nationals Sports (ages 9 -12)
Champion GymKickboxingTaekwon DoJiu JitsuBoxing
Komodo AcademyBrazilian Jiu Jitsu (ages 6-8)Brazilian Jiu Jitsu (ages 9-12)
Macklin FieldRugbyRugby
South Bear Creek Bear PawMountain Biking (ages 6-8)
Golf (ages 9-12)
Mountain Biking (ages 9-12)
Golf (ages 6-8)
Mountain Biking ( ages 6 - 8 )

Golf(ages 9-12)
Mountain Biking ( ages 9 - 12 )
Golf (ages 6-8)
The Jump YardTrampoline (ages 6-8)Trampoline (ages 9-12)
Hoku Sei Kan JudoJudoJudo
GPRC Climbing GymClimbing Gym (ages 6-9)Climbing Gym (ages 10-12)
Wapiti ShootersShooting (ages 9-12)Shooting (ages 9-12)Shooting (ages 9-12)Shooting (ages 9-12)
APE ParkourParkour (ages 6 - 8)Parkour (ages 9 - 12)
GP Soccer AssociationSoccer (ages 6-9)Soccer (ages 9-12)
Shantara Dive Service @ Four Points HotelScuba Diving (ages 10 -12)Scuba Diving (ages 10 -12)

Thank you

Thank you to the following facilities for partnering with us on this event!

Thank you to the following sport organizations for volunteering their time and resources:

Thank you Evergreen Park for the registration software

Thank you to our Funding Partners: