Punk Rope Games IX

Lowery Plaza
at 40th Street under the 7 train
Sunnyside, Queens 11104

The Punk Rope Games are a cross between the Olympics and Mardi Gras featuring teams of 4 in costume competing in 10 athletic events. Spectators are welcome.

Saturday, Sept 23, 2017 | 11am-2pm

$25 for an individual competitor
$100 for a team of 4

75% of the proceeds will be donated to the Children’s Museum of New Hampshire and 25% will go to Sunnyside Shines.

By | 2017-09-12T18:34:58-04:00 September 23rd, 2017|0 Comments

Jump for Texas (Greenpoint edition)

i hope you can make it to this very special punk rope class tonight. we’re back in the newly-resurfaced gym and it’s a benefit class for those affected by harvey, all donations will go to the houston food bank and anyone who donates $15 or more will automatically be entered into a raffle to win either a spikeball set or a hand-knitted hat by the incomparably awesome Coty Cockrell. 7:30pm at the greenpoint YMCA, you get 3 free visits if you’re not a member, make this one of them!

also i urge you to watch this video of janis joplin & tom jones, i promise it will improve your day: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jXlP7PyaHdA

here’s the all-texas playlist (thanks to Tim Haft for helping restrain me from making an all-butthole surfers class):

the revolution starts – steve earle
wiggle stick – reverend horton heat
tush – zztop
texas in my soul – willie nelson
i fought the law – bobby fuller
patriot a*****e (antelope?) – MDC
power factory – asmodeus X
gary floyd – butthole surfers
white trash wedding – dixie chicks
move over – janis joplin
ooby dooby – roy orbison
run the world – beyoncé
raise your hand – janis & tom jones
your hand in mine – explosions in the sky
spiral jetty – …and you will know us by the trail of dead

spike ball – https://spikeball.com/
houston food bank – http://www.houstonfoodbank.org/

By | 2017-09-06T17:53:05-04:00 September 6th, 2017|0 Comments