4 sports and fitness events worth seeking out in Columbus this week

By Hoodline - Published on April 02, 2019.

Looking to get fit?

From a cheerleading competition to a monster truck show, there's plenty to do when it comes to sports and fitness activities coming up in Columbus this week. Read on for a rundown.

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American Cheer Power Midwest National Championship 

Grab your pom-poms and check out cheerleading teams battle it out in the American Cheer Power Midwest National Championship Saturday morning.

The organization's founder and president, Regina Symons, has been bringing competitions to audiences for more than three decades, according to its website.

When: Saturday, April 6, 8 a.m.
Where: Greater Columbus Convention Center, 400 N. High St.
Price: $20-$45
Click here for more details, and to get your tickets

FC Schalke 04 vs. Eintracht Frankfurt Viewing Party 

If you're a soccer fan, check out a viewing party featuring the German soccer team FC Schalke 04 versus  Eintracht Frankfurt. Guests will receive a free Schalke scarf, German-style breakfast and a round when the team scores. Stick around for selfies with its mascot Erwin. Breakfast will be served at 9 a.m. The game will kick off at 9:30 a.m.

When: Saturday, April 6, 9 a.m.-noon
Where: Germania Columbus, 543 S. Front St.
Price: Free
Click here for more details, and to get your tickets

Lady Tutu 5K and Little Princess Dash

Don a tutu and check out this social and fitness event Saturday. The event will focus on runners achieving their fitness goals while celebrating young girls and women. First, second and third-place winners will be announced.

When: Saturday, April 6, 8 a.m.
Where: Easton Town Center, 160 Easton Town Center
Price: $25-$40
Click here for more details, and to get your tickets

Monster Jam Triple Threat Series

If you're interested in thrill-seeking escapades, check out a monster truck show Saturday afternoon. The event will feature speedsters, ATVs and its signature trucks.

When: Saturday, April 6, 1 p.m.
Where: Value City Arena at The Jerome SchottensteinCenter, 555 Borror Drive. 
Price: $15-$85
Click here for more details, and to get your tickets

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