Timeout, Aug. 28, 2013
Grand Junction Mavs Tryouts: Sept. 8 at 5 p.m. at Monument Little League for 9-under, 10-under and 11-under teams. Players must bring own equipment, water. Information: Blake Bynum, 640-2366.
Log Hill Lungbuster Challenge: Sept. 15 in Ridgway. 15-mile time trial begins at noon. Fee: $40. Information: http://www.loghilllungbusterchallenge.com.
Chipeta Men’s League: Mondays until Sept. 21. Information: 245-7177.
Chipeta Women’s League: Tuesdays until Sept. 21. Information: 245-7177.
Western Colorado Shrine Club Open Tournament: Sept. 7 at Adobe Creek National Golf Course. Four-person scramble begins with a shotgun start at 8 a.m. Fee: $340/team or $85/player. Information: http://www.golfforshrinekids.com or 243-8477.
Chamber Tournament: The 20th annual Grand Junction Area Chamber of Commerce Golf Tournament is Sept. 27 at the Golf Club at Redlands Mesa. Information: http://www.gjchamber.org.
Colorado Mesa Golf Pass: The benefit golf program supports Colorado Mesa University athletic scholarships, with free or discount rounds at 32 courses in Colorado and Utah. Passes are $35 each and are on sale at Saunders Fieldhouse at CMU, all City Market stores in the Grand Valley, Delta, Glenwood Springs, Montrose and New Castle, Gene Taylor’s Sporting Goods, Sports Authority and the CMU Extension campus in Montrose. Information: Beth Schroeder, 248-1503.
LP Senior Men’s Club: The Lincoln Park Senior Men’s Club is looking for new members. Players must be 55 years or older, and the club does not charge any membership fees. The club plays at 9 a.m. on Friday mornings, with signups at 8 a.m. Information: Dave Brown, 241-7922.
Spur of the Moment 8K: Aug. 31 beginning at 8:30 a.m. at Junior Legion Park on Riverfront Trail. Information: Larry, 270-0774.
Filthy 5K: Sept. 7 at Matchett Park, starting at 9 and 10:30 a.m. This race is ages 8 and up and will have obstacles and a mud pit at the finish. Fee: $35/before Sept. 7; $45/day of race. Information: 254-3866.
Mucked Up Desert Challenge: A 5K mud-filled obstacle course at 10 a.m. Sept. 7 in desert off 27 1/4 Road north of Grand Junction Regional Airport. Cost: $40 for adults, $25 for students (with valid ID) before Aug. 24. $10 more at event. Eligible participants receive a free T-shirt and beer from Palisade Brewery. Proceeds benefit CMU’s cross country and track teams, GJ Fire Department and Colorado Fallen Firefighters Foundation. Register at http://www.muckedupgj.com. Information: Gig Leadbetter, 248-1194.
Glenwood Canyon Shuffle Race for Literacy: Oct. 5 beginning at 9 a.m. at start of Glenwood Canyon. Half-marathon and 5K distances will be offered. Fee: $35/half-marathon, $20/5K. Information: http://www.runningguru.com or 970-945-5282.
Senior Coed League: For men and women ages 47-older. Games every Saturday at 9 a.m. at Columbine Park in the spring and fall. Information: Carl, 255-6688, Milan 234-7683.
Masters Program: Adult swimming for ages 18 and older 5:30-7 a.m. Monday through Friday at El Pomar Natatorium at Colorado Mesa University. Information: Chris, 245-5731.
Tennis Lessons: Available for adults and juniors of all levels at the Junction Indoor Tennis Center. Information: 241-2280.
Beginner Tennis Lessons: Mondays and Wednesdays from 4-5:30 p.m. for ages 7-16 at Bookcliff Activity Center. Fee: $12/session. Information: 254-3866.
Fall Leagues: Begin week of Sept. 23 and end week of Oct. 28 for various levels/abilities. Matches are at Canyon View Park and Elliott Tennis Center. Fee: $15/person, league.
Coed Dodgeball Leagues: Registration open until Sept. 9 for leagues at Skyline Sports in a 6 on 6 format. Information: Stephen Hofer, 243-9165, ext. 803.
Tae Kwon Do: Tuesdays and Thursdays from 6:45-8 p.m. at Bill Heddles Recreation Center for ages 9-older. Fee: $30. Information: 874-0923.
Horseshoe Tournaments: 9 a.m. on Thursdays and 5:30 p.m. on Fridays at the Brass Rail.
Handgun Safety: Sept. 28, Oct. 5 or Oct. 19 at Bill Heddles Recreation Center from 9 a.m. until 5 p.m. Fee: $70. Information: Whitnee, 874-0923.
CASA Dodgeball Tournament: Nov. 1-2 at Centennial Middle School in Montrose. Fee: $150/team of six. Information: 249-0337 or CACA7JD.org.