Naval Air Facility El Centro Base hosts mini Olympics


NAF el centroEL CENTRO – NAF El Centro, in cooperation with local Boys and Girls Clubs, is scheduled to host a mini Olympics, Saturday, April 9, at the football field on base.

Registration for the event is from 7 a.m. to 8 a.m. and the games will start following registration and lunch will be served from 11 a.m. to 12 p.m.

The children will compete in the following sports challenges:

100m sprint

400m run

Potato sack race

Tire relay

3 legged race

Tug of war

Free throw shot

Mini obstacle course

Sponge relay race


For questions concerning the event or to RSVP for base access, media representatives are encouraged to contact the Public Affairs Office at or or call 760-339-2673/2519 no later than Friday, April 08, 2016.