Recreation Sports Calendar

HOW TO SUBMIT TO THE REC CALENDARPlease send your Recreation Calendar item at least two weeks before thestart of your event to Please include a contactnumber. Only events open to the public will be accepted. Items will run atleast once and more times as space permits.

BASEBALL€ The Larry Lee Baseball Camp will be held this summer at SLO Stadium onJune 18-21and July 16-19 for youth players ages 8-13. Cost is $180 per camp andregistration must be completed by June 1. The camps run from 9 a.m. to 1p.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. Formore information, call 773-3424 or

BASKETBALL€ The Five Cities Girls Basketball Camp will be held at Arroyo Grande Highon June 11-14. Session 1 (9 a.m. to noon) is for girls entering fourth-sixthgrades. 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 at489-9196.€ The Central Coast Hoops for Girls camp will be held June 18-22 from 10a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at Morro Bay High. Cost is $60 for Morro Bay residentsand $64 for non-Morro Bay residents. Register at the Morro Bay CommunityCenter or online at For more information,call 772-6278.€ Cuesta College Community Programs is offering two basketball camps forboys and girls ages 8-14. The first camp is June 18-21 and the second isJune 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, or call 546-3132.€ The Central Coast Boys Basketball Camp will be held July 16-19 at NipomoHigh. The first session (9 a.m. to noon) is for boys ages 7-10. The secondsession (1 to 4 p.m.) is for boys ages 11-14. The camp cost is $85. For moreinformation, call camp director Ryan Angle at 704-2503 or€ Registration is now open for the Ten Star All-Star Summer Camp for boysand girls ages 10-19. For a free brochure, call (704) 373-0873.

CYCLING€ The seventh annual Gene Cerise Memorial County Coast Classic Biker ridewill be June 23 with ride choices of 25 miles ($35), 50 miles ($40) and 100miles ($45). The annual ride benefits the Cambria Teen Center. Register or during the day of the event at Santa LuciaMiddle School in Cambria. For more information, call 543-8235.EQUESTRIAN€ The City of San Luis Obispo Parks and Recreation Department is offeringEnglish 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, call781-7300 or visit€ The Atascadero Horsemen's Club will host a public trail ride June 10 atthe front side of Santa Margarita Lake. The ride will be approximately twohours long. Members and guests should meet in the dirt parking lot near theWhite 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 or466-5537.

FOOTBALL€ National Competition Camps & West Coast Camps is holding signups throughJune 15 for its second annual full contact Central Coast Youth Football Campin San Luis Obispo and Santa Maria for ages 8-15. A youth football coaches¹clinic will also be held. Cost is $125 for the camp and $25 for the coaches¹clinic. For more information, call 438-4729 or

GOLF€ The Big Brothers and Big Sisters of San Luis Obispo will host the fifthannual Avila Beach Invitational Golf Tournament on June 3 at the Avila BeachGolf 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 GolfTournament at Dairy Creek Golf Course on June 9. The four man/woman bestball scramble begins with an 8:30 a.m. shotgun start. Cost is $100 perplayer and all proceeds go to the Symphony musicians¹ Orchestra Touring &Recording Fund. For more information or to make a reservation, call 543-3533or e-mail€ Junior golfers 18 years and older are eligible to participate in a localqualifying tournament for the Trusted Choice Big ³I² Junior Classic on June11 at Santa Maria Country Club. The top finishers advance to the statefinals at Delaveaga Golf Course in Santa Cruz on July 9-10. Eligibilityguidelines restrict play for boys and girls. For more information, call RonCossa at 922-7301.

GYMNASTICS€ Performance Athletics Gymnastics is offering summer camps, Tumble Bugsummer camps, Parents Night Out, extreme air class, open gym and abackhandspring clinic. Summer camps and Tumble Bug summer camps havesessions starting June 25. Parents Night Out is offered from 5:30 to 10:30p.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. Backhandspringclinics run from 1 to 2 p.m. June 16 and July 21. For costs and moreinformation, call 547-1496 or visit€ The San Luis Obispo County YMCA is offering a new competitive stunt groupand competitive jazz dance team for boys and girls ages 9 to 14 at its PasoRobles Centennial Park location. A $15 yearly registration is required inaddition to the individual program cost. For more information, contactShelly Dargatz at 237-0845 or

HEALTH AND FITNESS€ The second annual Summer Solstice Yogathon is June 21 at 5:30 p.m. atCloister's Park in Morro Bay. The event is free and will last about twohours. Bring a yoga mat or beach towel. For more details call Jenny B. at 234-7279.€ The San Luis Obispo County YMCA will host fitness boot camps Wednesdaysand Fridays at 7:30 a.m. Non-members may attend the class for $50 for 10sessions. For more information, contact Lindsey at orcall 543.8235.€ Everybody¹s Fitness Class offers cardio conditioning, muscle toning andstretching. Bring mat or towel and wear tennis shoes. Class offered by theMorro Bay Recreation and Parks Department at Morro Bay Community CenterAuditorium, 1001 Kennedy Way, on Mondays from 10:15 to 11:15 a.m. andWednesdays and Fridays from 8:50 to 10 a.m. Cost is $3.50 per class. Formore information, call 772-6278 or 528-7100.€ Stroller Strides is a 50-minute fitness class that moms can do with theirbabies every Monday, Wednesday and Friday at 9 a.m. at the Paso Robles CityPark on the corner of 11th and Pine. For more information, or call 975-5891.

MISCELLANEOUS€ The YMCA is offering summer activities throughout the county for all agegroups. The complete program guide can be found at underyouth and family programs. Call the YMCA at 543-8235 to have a programmailed to your home or pick one up at a facility in San Luis Obispo, PasoRobles or Cambria.

RUNNING AND TRIATHLONS€ Registration is ongoing for the City of San Luis Obispo Parks andRecreation 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. Registeronline at Walk-in registration is possible at theParks and Recreation Administration Office. The last day to register is July13. The cost is $66 per individual or $120 per team. For more information orto volunteer, call 781-7300 or visit€ Mission Multisport will host triathlon camps in June and July atSinsheimer Pool in San Luis Obispo and will also host four one-day intensivecourses in general triathlon instruction in August. The group also ishosting the first race in a three-race series, the Avila Bay Athletic ClubAquathlon Series, June 23 at 8 a.m. The series features competitors swimmingand 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 oras a team. Cost is $30 per race or $75 for the series with registration byJune 25. Visit or call 459-6967 for registration andmore information.€ The Santa Maria Style Heritage Oaks Bank Fun Runs are scheduled to startat 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 forages 5-12 ($15), a 75-yard dash for ages 4 and under ($10), and a 100-yarddash for mascots. For more information, visit or contactrace director Mitch Massey at 369-5281 or€ The San Luis Obispo County YMCA will host the third annual Mary GibbsMemorial 5K Fun Run on June 2 at 9 a.m.. The event leaves from the San LuisObispo County YMCA Health and Fitness Center. Check-in is at 8 a.m. Prior toMay 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 (ages6 to 15) early registration costs $8 (members) and $10 (non-members) or $15on the day of the event. Children 5 and under are free. For moreinformation, contact Lindsey Woodward at 543-8235 or lwoodward@sloymca.orgor visit€ The City of Pismo Beach Recreation Division is holding its annual Stridewith the Tide 5k and 10k Fun Run at 9 a.m. Aug. 11. The cost is $15 with aT-shirt or $12 without before July 24. After July 24, it is $20 with aT-shirt and $17 without. Aug. 3 is the last day to register online( Aug. 8 is the last day to register in person at CityHall. Same-day registrations is available starting at 8 a.m. north of thepier. For more information, call 773-7049.€ The San Luis Obispo County YMCA will offer a five-week running camp inPismo Beach beginning June 18. Camps are offered in the following agebrackets: 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 registrationdeadline is June 15. For more information, contact Katie Allison or Nate Asher at Registration formsare available at

SOCCER€ Registration for Paso Robles Region 741 AYSO soccer is from 5:30 to 7:30p.m. today at Centennial Park and the final registration is from 9 a.m. to 1p.m. June 9 at Kermit King. To register online, visit 237-2970 for more information.€ The Pismo Beach Sand Soccer League will run June through August for ages12 through adult. The cost is $55 per player. Register by e-mail or call Joe Richards at 489-1340.€ Youth soccer sign-ups in Los Osos for boys and girls ages 4 to 19 willtake place June 2 and June 9 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Monarch GroveElementary. For more information, call Denise Taylor at 528-5490 or StanFurnis-Lawrence at 528-2417.€ The South Bay Soccer Association is organizing a new soccer program forchildren with special needs. This fall, the California Youth SoccerAssociation sponsored TOPSoccer program will begin in Los Osos. Register atMonarch Grove Elementary in Los Osos on June 2 and June 9 from 9 a.m. to 2p.m. For more information, call Denise Taylor at 528-5490 or GeorgeMarchenko at 528-5567.€ Atletico Madrid will hold tryouts for a new girls under-16 team on May 29and 31 from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. at Santa Maria Sunrise Park. To play for thisteam you must have been born after August 1, 1991. For more information,contact Eileen Reinwald at or€ The City of Morro Bay Recreation and Parks Department is holding the KidzLove Soccer camp from June 17 to Aug. 22 for kids ages 3?-12 at CloistersPark. Cost is $68 for Morro Bay residents and an extra $4 for non-Morro Bayresidents. Register at the Morro Bay Community Center or online at For more information, call 772-6278.

SOFTBALL€ Registration for the City of Arroyo Grande Parks, Recreation andFacilities Department Summer Softball League is open until June 1. The costis $485 per team plus $8 per non-Arroyo Grande resident. Teams may registerat 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 offeringwater safety instructor courses for individuals 16 and over and lifeguardtraining courses for 15 and older. The next water safety session is June18-22 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 SanLuis Obispo Parks and Recreation Department at 781-7288 or 781-7300 or

VOLLEYBALL€ All boys and girls entering second through eighth grade are encouraged tosign up for the 11th annual Tuesday Night in the Park Youth Sand VolleyballLeague. Registration ends June 1. Cost is $25 per player. For moreinformation, call Courtney Jones at 470-3434.€ The United States Youth Volleyball League is accepting registration forthe Arroyo Grande program¹s spring coed season for ages 8 to 14. For moreinformation, visit or call 888-988-7985.