Here is a summary of coming public sporting events and recreational activities in the Mountain West. If you have an item of public interest to be published here, contact the Deseret News sports department at 237-2161 or mail information to Sports Recreation Editor, 30 E. 100 South, Salt Lake City, Utah.

RunningSATURDAY - The Humana Hospital Davis North Fat Fighter 5K and two mile walk. Random Prizes. T-shirts and awards. 9 a.m. start, 1600 W. Antelope Drive in Layton. 774-7077.

SATURDAY - The 7th annual Kanab 10K. Meet at gazebo in Kanab before 7:30 a.m. to catch bus to start. Prize money to overall winners. Write Kanab 10K, 110 Red Shadow Lane, #119, Kanab, Utah 84741. 644-5003.

SATURDAY - Dianetics Fun Run Speed Lap at Sugarhouse Park. Meet at greenhouse 9 a.m. 2-mile run. 485-9994.

SATURDAY - Foxy Lady Fun Run 5K. Women only. 170 N. 1100 East, American Fork at 9 a.m. 763-3603.

SATURDAY - National Water Week 5K and children's run at State Capitol building. Kids start 9:30 a.m., 5K at 10 a.m. SLC Water Department, 1530 S. West Temple, SLC, UT. 84115. 483-6900 or 250-4701.

SATURDAY - Morrill Memorial 5K. Magna Park, 8800 W. 2600 South at 9 a.m. 562-9677 or 250-3799.

SUNDAY - Mother's Day 5K run and Walk. Start 9 a.m. at University of Utah Research Park. Can register 8 a.m. 486-0493 or 531-7534.

TUESDAY, May 14, Free Running and Injury Prevention Seminar sponsored by Sports Medicine West, 7:30 p.m. at O.J. Wilkenson Center Auditorium at Cottonwood Hospital, 5770 S. 300 E. Call Brent Hamblin, 269-1600.

SATURDAY, May 18, annual Run for the Kids. West parking lot at State Capitol at 5 p.m. 4 miles. Benefit autistic children and Valley Mental Health. 468-2360 or 581-0198.

SATURDAY, May 18, Benchmark Regional Hospital 5K run. Register DeBoer's Running Store in 5 Points Mall. Start 8:30 a.m. at mall. 298-2844, ext. 320.

SATURDAY, May 18, U.S. Air Force FIT 5K Fun Run/Walk. Start 9 a.m. 765 N. 2200 West in Salt Lake City. 292-9363 or 777-4991.

SATURDAY, May 18, Heaven Can Wait 5K at Easton Lawn Memorial Cemetery at 9 a.m. Kids run at 8:30 a.m. 225-4901.


TENNIS INSTRUCTORS WANTED for Copperview Community tennis program. Call 561-0075.


REGISTER now for Oquirrh Park 3-on-3 Spring Breakaway Basketball Tournament. May 16-18. Cost $12 per team. Registration due by May 7. Sign up at Kearns Tennis Center, 5624 So. 4800 West or call 966-4229.


WEDNESDAYS are the days Utah Premier Time Trial Series will be held through May. 5- to 10-mile events. $2 licensed, $4 citizen. Start I-80 and 7200 West overpass. 466-5349.

SUNDAY - Payson Bike-O-Rama. Part of Utah Fat Tire Festival. Call Bob Walker for more information, 533-8635.



SATURDAY - Kearns Triathlon, includes quarter-mile swim, 26K bike, 5K run. Fee: $20, limited to first 200 entrants. Must be 15 or older. For information call Kearns Pool, 5624 South, 4800 West, 966-4229.

SATURDAY, May 18, Alta Sports Center/U. of U. Triathlon. Can register 7 a.m. on day of race, 9565 S. Highland Dr. 800 meter swim, 27K bike, 5K run. Individual and team competition. Must be 16 or older. 942-ALTA or 581-3797.


FRIDAY is deadline for entries for the Central City men's volleyball league. Play will begin May 15. Fee is $100 per team. 538-2062.

Other events

HUNTING DOGS. Saturday the Wasatch Front Brittany Club will hold AKC licensed Hunting Test at Lee Kay Center, 5600 W. 2100 South. Dogs tested on individual basis. Open to AKC registered pointing breeds. Deadline 6 p.m. on May 7. 484-2794.

SAILING. Great Salt Lake Yacht Club will celebrate opening day Saturday. Activities include pagent of decorated boats and a race. Kids parade at 10 a.m., main boat parade at 11 a.m.

SAND SCULPTING. Great Salt Lake State Park will host Sand Sculpting Contest on Saturday, May 18. 533-4080.