There will be men’s health tailgate event on Friday at Rentschler Field.
Here’s the official UConn release:
Comptroller Kevin Lembo, the University of Connecticut Health Center and the University of Connecticut Football program on Friday will host a Men’s Health Tailgating Challenge at Rentschler Field in East Hartford as part of “Man Up.” The challenge will be held at FanFest between Gates A and B from 4:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Man Up is a statewide men’s health campaign to raise awareness about health disparities between men and women. Friday’s Men’s Health Tailgating Challenge will be a pre-game event — leading up to the UConn vs. Pittsburgh game kickoff — featuring free health screenings, a Wii Sports competition with prizes and other activities to raise awareness about men’s need to Man Up and take charge of their health.
For more details and game tickets, go to www.osc.ct.gov/manup and click on “Events.”