American Soldiers will Play an American Flag Football Game with the PLAF Dragons Zielona Góra

The game will be on December 3rd at Zespol Szkół i Placówek Kształcenia Zawodowego in Zielona Góra at Botaniczna 66. The game will be played between The Dragons of Zielona Gora and American soldiers from the 2nd Battalion, 503 Infantry Regiment.  Before the match, all interested guests will have the opportunity to meet the American soldiers, learn about American football and partake in American barbeque with hot dogs, ribs, and hamburgers.  U.S. sports souvenirs will also be available on a first come, first served basis.

Event Schedule

10: 15 AM – Meet with soldiers from Destined Company, 2-503. Infantry Regiment, 173 Airborne Brigade

11: 30 AM– Game of flag football between U.S. soldiers and the Zielona Gora Dragons and the barbecue

14:30 PM- Event concludes

The event is organized jointly by the U.S. Army and Dragons Zielona Góra American Football Club. Entrance is free of charge.

The event will be an opportunity to talk with American soldiers about their experiences in Poland.  The soldiers are currently in Wędrzyn for military exercises as part of Operation Atlantic Resolve, an initiative launched in April 2014 to demonstrate U.S. commitment to the collective security of NATO countries and to ensure peace and stability in the region.