Timeout, Aug. 29, 2012
Mavs Sports Club Girls AAU Tryouts: Sept. 18-20 for girls in grades 7-8. Sept. 18 tryout is from 6:30-8 p.m. at East Middle School for those in Grand Junction High School attendance area. Sept. 19 tryout is from 6:30-8 p.m. at Redlands Middle School for those in Fruita Monument High School attendance area. Sept. 20 tryout is from 6:30-8 p.m. at Grand Mesa Middle School for those in Central High School attendance area. Information: Darren Spomer, 243-0811 or 640-1813.
Red Rock Riders: Wednesdays and Sundays until Sept. 26. Information: Tom, 260-9043.
Growler Mountain Bike Series: Aug. 30, Sept. 13, Sept. 29 at Hartman Rocks Recreation Area in Gunnison. Fee: $15/race. Races begin at 5:30 p.m. Information: http://www.gunnisontrails.com.
West Elk Classic: 100- and 130-mile races begin on Sept. 2 at 7 a.m. in Gunnison. Information: http://www.western.edu/westelkbicycleclassic.com.
Pearl Pass Tour: Sept. 8-9 from Crested Butte to Aspen. Information: 970-349-6817 or http://www.mtnbikehalloffame.com.
Crested Butte Alpine Odyssey: Qualifier for Leadville 100 race is Sept. 15 in Crested Butte. Registration capped at 1,000 riders. Information: http://www.leadvillequalifiers.com or Karen Leinberger 952-229-7162.
Pea Green Pedal and Fun Run: Sept. 22 at Delta County Memorial Hospital. Bike rides are 18- or 40-miles. Benefits Delta County Memorial Hospital Foundation. Fee: $30 before Sept. 10, $35 after Sept. 10. Information: Kathy Sramek, 874-2291.
Vets Helping Vets Food Drive: Collection will be during all Grand Junction High School home games. Information: Tony Nelson, 970-739-4333.
Adobe Creek Mixed League: Every Sunday, 4 p.m. shotgun start for all skill levels. No GHIN or league fees required. Information: M. Elterman, 858-3375.
Grand Valley Senior League: First and third Thursday of each month at Lincoln Park Golf Course for both men and women. Information: Chance, 242-6394.
PEO Chapter N Scramble: Sept. 10 at Chipeta Golf Course. Play begins at 8 a.m. Fee: $20/nine holes, proceeds benefit Philanthropic Educational Organization, which promotes educational opportunities for women. Information: Rita Paronto, 248-3546.
Western Colorado Shrine Club Open Tournament: Sept. 15 at Adobe Creek National Golf Course. Four-person scramble begins at 8 a.m. with a shotgun start. Fee: $356/team or $89/player. Hole sponsor: $150/hole. Deadline: Sept. 9. Information: 970-243-8477 or golfforshrinekids.com.
Diamond in the Rough Tournament: Sept. 29 at Adobe Creek National Golf Course. Proceeds benefit Colorado Mesa baseball program. Information: Chris Hanks, 248-1891 or Kristy Armour, 216-2222.
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.
Officials Needed: Softball, football, volleyball and soccer officials needed for fall prep seasons: Information: Chuck Nissen, 260-8522 or Bernie Goss 261-8246.
Kokopelli Classic: Sixth annual trail run (8 or 16 miles) at 7 a.m., Sept. 1 at Kokopelli Trail head. Register at http://www.active.com. Fee: $30 for 8 mile, $50 for 16 mile. Fee increases $5 on race day. Information: 970-270-6147.
Mary’s Loop Trail Race: 16- or 8.5-mile race on Sept. 1 at Mary’s Loop beginning at 8 a.m. Information: http://www.sarevents.org.
City of Delta and McDonalds 5K Fun Run and Walk: Sept. 8 beginning at Confluence Park in Delta. Check in is at 8 a.m. for 9 a.m. race. Fee: $7/person. Information: 874-0923.
Spur of the Moment 5K: Sept. 8 beginning at 8:30 a.m. at Junior Legion Park, River trail. Information: Larry, 270-0774 or Jay 640-2746.
Son Run 5K: Sept. 22 at 8:30 a.m. Information: http://www.thesonrun.cfsites.org or 210-0565.
Pea Green Pedal and Fun Run: Sept. 22 beginning at 8 a.m. at Delta’s Confluence Park for 18- or 40-mile bike loops. Fun run begins at 10 a.m. Fee: $30/bike ride, $20/fun run, kids 12-under free. Information: Katy, 874-2291.
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.
Bookcliff Country Club Camps and Clinics: Camps/clinics available for all ages/abilities for the remainder of the summer and for the fall. Information: Nick Orros, 702-808-0730.
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. 29 from 9 a.m. until 4 p.m. at Bill Heddles Recreation Center. Fee: $70. Deadline: Sept. 26. Information: 874-0923.
Double Duel Racquetball and Golf Tournament: 8 a.m. on Sept. 22 at Bill Heddles Recreation Center and Devil’s Thumb Golf Course. Fee: $50. Deadline: Sept. 4. Information: Gary West, 874-0923 or 209-7182.