For two decades, Fins Weekend has been a staple in South Florida, bringing together players, coaches, cheerleaders and the community to benefit a greater cause.
Dolphins players, alumni and members of the organization hit the high seas at the Miami Beach Marina as part of Fins Weekend 2016.
Fins Weekend participants got the chance to team up with a Dolphins coach, or current or former Dolphins player in the event, all for a good cause — for the second consecutive year, Fins Weekend is benefiting the tutoring and mentoring organization City Year Miami.
Dolphins players, alumni and members of the organization hit the links when Fins Weekend 2016 opened at Crandon Golf at Key Biscayne.
City Year Miami is devoted to helping at-risk youth stay in school and on track to graduate through mentoring and educational programs.
For the second consecutive year, funds raised during Fins Weekend have been earmarked for City Year Miami as part of a four-year, $1 million partnership.
Founded in 1972, Special Olympics Florida provides year-round sports training, competition, leadership, and health programs to children and adults with intellectual disabilities at no cost.
The Dolphins’ rookies and Special Olympic athletes in grades 6th-12th played flag football games with a high level of energy and plenty of team spirit.