13 BRONX WEEKLY September 8, 2019 www.BXTimes.com
Silver Beach Hosts Labor Day Weekend Games
Silver Beach residents of all ages had a blast celebrating their neighborhood’s Labor Day Weekend sports
competition from Friday, August 30 through Sunday, September 1. The sportingly good time featured swimming
and kayak races, a sand castle contest, orange gathering, tug-of-war, egg toss, rock putt, a triathlon, go
cart races, Yenchik Long Distance and Noonan Half Mile run, volleyball, horseshoes, adult and kids corn hole
tournament, a scavenger hunt, a movie night and golf.
(top) (l-r) The Silver Beach Labor Day Weekend Go Cart entrants Ryan Curry and Andrew Rinieri riding the
‘Junk Yard,’ Denis and Bridgette Mulligan in the ‘Summer of ‘69,’ Gabriel and Olivia Rodriguez in the ‘Peace
Cart,’ and Brandon Crowe and Ryan Donnelly in the ‘Hippie Mobile.’(middle left) (l-r) Isabella Raneri, Samantha
Forese, Kayleigh Crush, Cristina McCann and Mia Tierney with their sand castle creation, ‘Purple Haze.’(middle
right) Silver Beach boys waited eagerly for the judges to review their entry in the Sand Castle Building Competition.
(bottom) The Silver Beach Labor Day Weekend Triathlon contestants were ready to roll. (left) Local
youth enjoyed a fun game of Tug of War on the beach. Photos by Silvio Pacifi co