U.S. Pro Beach Volleyball player Brooke Sweat, who competed in the 2016 Rio Olympics, and fellow Pro Beach Volleyball athlete Emily Day made a special appearance in Ft. Lauderdale on Friday, September 23rd for a community event at Nova Southeastern University (NSU).
The event, which was hosted by Smoothie King, promoted healthy and active lifestyles. The athletes shared their personal journeys with the NSU collegiate volleyball team and then visited with community members to discuss life as pro athletes and the importance of good nutrition and exercise.
More than 200 people attended this event, scoring free Strawberry X-Treme smoothies from Smoothie King, autographs from the athletes, and free admission to the Nova vs. Florida Southern College volleyball game later that evening.