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BASEBALL € The Larry Lee Baseball Camp will be held this summer at SLO Stadium on June 18-21 and July 16-19 for youth players ages 8-13. Cost is $180 per camp and registration must be completed by June 1. The camps run from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday through Thursday. For more information, call 756-1201. € The Central Coast Men¹s Baseball League is forming teams for summer. Participants must be at least 21 by Dec. 31 and there is no upper age limit. Games are played twice per week beginning in late June or early July. For more information, call 773-3424 or visit community.webtv.net/pismobum/baseball.
BASKETBALL € The Five Cities Girls Basketball Camp will be held at Arroyo Grande High on June 11-14. Session 1 (9 a.m. to noon) is for girls entering fourth-sixth grades. Session 2 (1 to 4 p.m.) is for girls entering seventh and eighth. Cost is $90. For more information, contact camp director Vard Ikeda at 489-9196. € The Central Coast Hoops for Girls camp will be held June 18-22 from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at Morro Bay High. Cost is $60 for Morro Bay residents and $64 for non-Morro Bay residents. Register at the Morro Bay Community Center or online at activenet.active.com/morrobay. For more information, call 772-6278. € Cuesta College Community Programs is offering two basketball camps for boys and girls ages 8-14. The first camp is June 18-21 and the second is June 25-28. Both are at Cuesta College Gym and run from 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Cost is $130 for each camp. For more information, visit communityprograms.net or call 546-3132. € The Central Coast Boys Basketball Camp will be held July 16-19 at Nipomo High. The first session (9 a.m. to noon) is for boys ages 7-10. The second session (1 to 4 p.m.) is for boys ages 11-14. The camp cost is $85. For more information, call camp director Ryan Angle at 704-2503 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org € Registration is now open for the Ten Star All-Star Summer Camp for boys and girls ages 10-19. For a free brochure, call (704) 373-0873.
CYCLING € The seventh annual Gene Cerise Memorial County Coast Classic Biker ride will be June 23 with ride choices of 25 miles ($35), 50 miles ($40) and 100 miles ($45). The annual ride benefits the Cambria Teen Center. Register at www.countycoastclassic.org or during the day of the event at Santa Lucia Middle School in Cambria. For more information, call 543-8235. EQUESTRIAN € The City of San Luis Obispo Parks and Recreation Department is offering English horse riding classes at Downs Racing School to all ages 3 and older. The cost ranges from $90 to $110 per session. For more information, call 781-7300 or visit www.slocity.org/parksandrecreation. € The Atascadero Horsemen's Club will host a public trail ride June 10 at the front side of Santa Margarita Lake. The ride will be approximately two hours long. Members and guests should meet in the dirt parking lot near the White Oak picnic area at 9:30 a.m. and be ready to ride at 10. Park fees are $7 per vehicle and $3 per horse. For more information, call 464-0777 or 466-5537.
FOOTBALL € National Competition Camps & West Coast Camps is holding signups through June 15 for its second annual full contact Central Coast Youth Football Camp in San Luis Obispo and Santa Maria for ages 8-15. A youth football coaches¹ clinic will also be held. Cost is $125 for the camp and $25 for the coaches¹ clinic. For more information, call 438-4729 or visit www.westcoastfootballcamps.com.
GOLF € The Big Brothers and Big Sisters of San Luis Obispo will host the fifth annual Avila Beach Invitational Golf Tournament on June 3 at the Avila Beach Golf Resort. For sponsorship information or to receive an invitation, contact Anna Boyd-Bucy at 781-3226. € The San Luis Obispo Symphony will hold the annual Bach ¹n Birdies Golf Tournament at Dairy Creek Golf Course on June 9. The four man/woman best ball scramble begins with an 8:30 a.m. shotgun start. Cost is $100 per player and all proceeds go to the Symphony musicians¹ Orchestra Touring & Recording Fund. For more information or to make a reservation, call 543-3533 or e-mail email@example.com. € Junior golfers 18 years and older are eligible to participate in a local qualifying tournament for the Trusted Choice Big ³I² Junior Classic on June 11 at Santa Maria Country Club. The top finishers advance to the state finals at Delaveaga Golf Course in Santa Cruz on July 9-10. Eligibility guidelines restrict play for boys and girls. For more information, call Ron Cossa at 922-7301.
GYMNASTICS € Performance Athletics Gymnastics is offering summer camps, Tumble Bug summer camps, Parents Night Out, extreme air class, open gym and a backhandspring clinic. Summer camps and Tumble Bug summer camps have sessions starting June 25. Parents Night Out is offered from 5:30 to 10:30 p.m. June 9 and July 14. An extreme air class runs from 1 to 3 p.m. June 2. Open gym is offered from 1 to 3 p.m. June 9 and July 14. Backhandspring clinics run from 1 to 2 p.m. June 16 and July 21. For costs and more information, call 547-1496 or visit www.performanceathleticsslo.com. € The San Luis Obispo County YMCA is offering a new competitive stunt group and competitive jazz dance team for boys and girls ages 9 to 14 at its Paso Robles Centennial Park location. A $15 yearly registration is required in addition to the individual program cost. For more information, contact Shelly Dargatz at 237-0845 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
HEALTH AND FITNESS € The second annual Summer Solstice Yogathon is June 21 at 5:30 p.m. at Cloister's Park in Morro Bay. The event is free and will last about two hours. Bring a yoga mat or beach towel. For more details call Jenny B. of www.yogawave.us at 234-7279. € The San Luis Obispo County YMCA will host fitness boot camps Wednesdays and Fridays at 7:30 a.m. Non-members may attend the class for $50 for 10 sessions. For more information, contact Lindsey at email@example.com or call 543.8235. € Everybody¹s Fitness Class offers cardio conditioning, muscle toning and stretching. Bring mat or towel and wear tennis shoes. Class offered by the Morro Bay Recreation and Parks Department at Morro Bay Community Center Auditorium, 1001 Kennedy Way, on Mondays from 10:15 to 11:15 a.m. and Wednesdays and Fridays from 8:50 to 10 a.m. Cost is $3.50 per class. For more information, call 772-6278 or 528-7100. € Stroller Strides is a 50-minute fitness class that moms can do with their babies every Monday, Wednesday and Friday at 9 a.m. at the Paso Robles City Park on the corner of 11th and Pine. For more information, visit www.strollerstrides.net/pasorobles or call 975-5891.
MISCELLANEOUS € The YMCA is offering summer activities throughout the county for all age groups. The complete program guide can be found at www.sloymca.org under youth and family programs. Call the YMCA at 543-8235 to have a program mailed to your home or pick one up at a facility in San Luis Obispo, Paso Robles or Cambria.
RUNNING AND TRIATHLONS € Registration is ongoing for the City of San Luis Obispo Parks and Recreation Department¹s 28th annual triathlon. The SLO Triathlon is a .5-mile pool swim, 15.3-mile bike ride and 3.1-mile run July 22. Register online at www.slotriathlon.org. Walk-in registration is possible at the Parks and Recreation Administration Office. The last day to register is July 13. The cost is $66 per individual or $120 per team. For more information or to volunteer, call 781-7300 or visit www.slocity.org/parksandrecreation. € Mission Multisport will host triathlon camps in June and July at Sinsheimer Pool in San Luis Obispo and will also host four one-day intensive courses in general triathlon instruction in August. The group also is hosting the first race in a three-race series, the Avila Bay Athletic Club Aquathlon Series, June 23 at 8 a.m. The series features competitors swimming and then running. The second race is Aug. 19 and the third is Sept. 16. Athletes may participate in one, two or all three races as an individual or as a team. Cost is $30 per race or $75 for the series with registration by June 25. Visit missionmultisport.com or call 459-6967 for registration and more information. € The Santa Maria Style Heritage Oaks Bank Fun Runs are scheduled to start at 8 a.m. June 2. The entry fee is $25 with entrants receiving a T-shirt, medal and pancake breakfast. Following the 5K, there will be a half-mile for ages 5-12 ($15), a 75-yard dash for ages 4 and under ($10), and a 100-yard dash for mascots. For more information, visit www.hobfunrun.com or contact race director Mitch Massey at 369-5281 or firstname.lastname@example.org. € The San Luis Obispo County YMCA will host the third annual Mary Gibbs Memorial 5K Fun Run on June 2 at 9 a.m.. The event leaves from the San Luis Obispo County YMCA Health and Fitness Center. Check-in is at 8 a.m. Prior to May 31, registration fees for adult members is $16 and $18 for non-members. Cost is $20 for all adults on the day of the event. Children and teens (ages 6 to 15) early registration costs $8 (members) and $10 (non-members) or $15 on the day of the event. Children 5 and under are free. For more information, contact Lindsey Woodward at 543-8235 or email@example.com or visit www.sloymca.org/events.htm. € The City of Pismo Beach Recreation Division is holding its annual Stride with the Tide 5k and 10k Fun Run at 9 a.m. Aug. 11. The cost is $15 with a T-shirt or $12 without before July 24. After July 24, it is $20 with a T-shirt and $17 without. Aug. 3 is the last day to register online (www.pismobeach.org). Aug. 8 is the last day to register in person at City Hall. Same-day registrations is available starting at 8 a.m. north of the pier. For more information, call 773-7049. € The San Luis Obispo County YMCA will offer a five-week running camp in Pismo Beach beginning June 18. Camps are offered in the following age brackets: ages 5-9, 10-12, 13-14, and 15-18. Cost ranges from $150 to $170, depending on age groups, along with a $15 registration fee. The registration deadline is June 15. For more information, contact Katie Allison at firstname.lastname@example.org or Nate Asher at email@example.com. Registration forms are available at www.sloymca.org.
SOCCER € Registration for Paso Robles Region 741 AYSO soccer is from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. today at Centennial Park and the final registration is from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. June 9 at Kermit King. To register online, visit pasoroblessoccer.org. Call 237-2970 for more information. € The Pismo Beach Sand Soccer League will run June through August for ages 12 through adult. The cost is $55 per player. Register by e-mail at PismoBeachSoccer@hotmail.com or call Joe Richards at 489-1340. € Youth soccer sign-ups in Los Osos for boys and girls ages 4 to 19 will take place June 2 and June 9 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Monarch Grove Elementary. For more information, call Denise Taylor at 528-5490 or Stan Furnis-Lawrence at 528-2417. € The South Bay Soccer Association is organizing a new soccer program for children with special needs. This fall, the California Youth Soccer Association sponsored TOPSoccer program will begin in Los Osos. Register at Monarch Grove Elementary in Los Osos on June 2 and June 9 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. For more information, call Denise Taylor at 528-5490 or George Marchenko at 528-5567. € Atletico Madrid will hold tryouts for a new girls under-16 team on May 29 and 31 from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. at Santa Maria Sunrise Park. To play for this team you must have been born after August 1, 1991. For more information, contact Eileen Reinwald at firstname.lastname@example.org or visit www.atleticomadridusa.org. € The City of Morro Bay Recreation and Parks Department is holding the Kidz Love Soccer camp from June 17 to Aug. 22 for kids ages 3?-12 at Cloisters Park. Cost is $68 for Morro Bay residents and an extra $4 for non-Morro Bay residents. Register at the Morro Bay Community Center or online at http://activenet.active.com/morrobay. For more information, call 772-6278.
SOFTBALL € Registration for the City of Arroyo Grande Parks, Recreation and Facilities Department Summer Softball League is open until June 1. The cost is $485 per team plus $8 per non-Arroyo Grande resident. Teams may register at the Parks and Recreation office. For more information, call 473-5474.
SWIMMING AND WATER SPORTS € The City of San Luis Obispo Parks and Recreation Department is offering water safety instructor courses for individuals 16 and over and lifeguard training courses for 15 and older. The next water safety session is June 18-22 from 5 to 9 p.m. The last lifeguard training session is June 18-23. For more information, contact the American Red Cross at 543-0696 or the San Luis Obispo Parks and Recreation Department at 781-7288 or 781-7300 or visit www.slocity.org/parksandrecreation.
VOLLEYBALL € All boys and girls entering second through eighth grade are encouraged to sign up for the 11th annual Tuesday Night in the Park Youth Sand Volleyball League. Registration ends June 1. Cost is $25 per player. For more information, call Courtney Jones at 470-3434. € The United States Youth Volleyball League is accepting registration for the Arroyo Grande program¹s spring coed season for ages 8 to 14. For more information, visit www.USYVL.org or call 888-988-7985.