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Running

Taken from the Utah Runner and Cyclist guide, P.O. Box 8344, Salt Lake City, UT 84108SATURDAY, June 25, the Park City Twilight Run. This is a 4-mile run. Start Park City High School. 532-4819 or 328-0829.

SATURDAY, June 25, the Lehi Rodeo Days 5K run and biathlon. Start 8 a.m. for kids 12 and under. 768-4220.

SATURDAY, June 25, the Oakley Rodero 5K Run. Start 9 a.m. at Weber-Cottonwood Picnic Area. 783-5801

SATURDAY, June 25, Run for Research 5K. Start 5350 S. 300 East. 269-4030.

SATURDAY, June 25, the Westfest 6K. Start 5350 S. 3600 West at 8 a.m. 969-9911.

SATURDAY, June 25, the Art Attack 5K/1K fun run. Free Arts Festival ticket and T-shirt with entry. Come dressed as your favorite artist or build a centipede. Prizes in 21 categories. 972-7800.

SATURDAY, June 25, the Heber Valley Pow Wow 5K Run/Walk. Begins and ends at Wasatch County Fairgrounds. Start at 8 a.m. 654-2664.

SATURDAY, June 25, the City of Orem Family Summerfest 5K Race. Start 6:30 p.m. Parade and fireworks follow race. 224-7029.

SATURDAY, June 25, the University of Utah Park City 5K Roll and Run for Knowledge. Start 9 a.m. at Park City Resort parking lot. Runners, walkers, rollerbladers, wheelchair and bicyclists. To benefit Park City Library and Education Center. 649-3480 or 585-5209.

SATURDAY, June 25, Syracuse Heritage Days 5K run and 2-mile walk. Register 6:30 a.m., start at 7 a.m. Race starts at town hall. Cost is $10 includes breakfast, T-shirt, ribbons. 825-6420.

SATURDAY, July 2, the Herriman 3-mile Freedom Run. Start 7 a.m. in Herriman. 467-4203.

MONDAY, July 4, the 15th annual Freedom Run 5K and Childrens Run. Start 350 N. 100 East in Centerville at 7:15 a.m. 292-2100.

MONDAY, July 4, the 4th of July 5K Fun Run. Start 8 a.m. at Evergreen Park. 272-2243.

MONDAY, July 4, The Freedome Festival 10K. Start 8 a.m. in Provo. 379-6000.

MONDAY, July 4, The West Jordan Wetern Stampede 10K. Start 8 a.m. at West Jordan Park, 7900 S. 2200 West. 255-8689.

MONDAY, July 4, Old Enoch Park Freedome Run, 1700 E. 5250 North, Enoch Utah. 4-mile run starts at 7 p.m. 586-9133.

MONDAY, July 4, Blacksmith Fork Freedom Run. 15K event starts at 8 a.m. at power plant 8 miles east of Hyrum. 752-5174.

MONDAY, July 4, Park City Mountain Run. Start 8 a.m. Course winds its way down and around golf course. A 3-mile loop course. 484-8644.

MONDAY, July 4, the Clearfield Freedom 5K Run and Walk. Start 8 a.m. at 293 S. State in Clearfield. 774-7270.

SATURDAY, July 9, the Canyon to Canyon Half Marathon & 10K. Race starts East Canyon to Jeremy Ranch and back. Race over dirt road that runs alongside a stream. Racers asked to car pool to East Canyon. Start 7 a.m. 583-6281.

Biathlon

BIATHLON. The Summer Run and Shoot Biathlon will be held July 16 at Camp Williams, 16000 Redwood Road. 5K run and two shooting stops. Rifle and ammunition provided. 262-2651.

MONDAY, July 4, the Tooele Chamber of Commerce Mt. Bike Hill Climb or Biathlon. Start 7 a.m. in Middle Fork Canyon south of Tooele. Bike 8.5 miles, run 3 miles. Divisions heavyweight, mt. bike and novice. 467-4203.

Triathlon

SATURDAY, July 2, the Swen's Cycles Herriman Firecracker Run-Bike-Run. 2-mile run, 9-mile bike, 2-mile run. Start 7 a.m. in Herriman. Heavyweight, mt. bike, novice, team and family divisions. 467-4203.

Golf

CLINICS. Eaglewood Golf Course will host men's and women's golf clinics. Five lessons for $40. Morning and afternoon clinics available. 299-0088.

JUNIOR/SENIOR GOLF. Salt Lake County will hold Junior and Senior golf programs through the summer. Adult clinics designed to teach fundamentals of golf swings to advanced skill levels. There will be 26 sessions, the last one on Sept. 10. Times are 5:30 and 7 p.m. Cost is $60 per player. Courses are Meadow Brook, Mick Riley, Mountain View and River Bend. The Junior clinics are designed to teach beginning students the basic fundamentals of golf. For kids ages 8 to 16. Cost is $40 per player. Dates run through Aug. 15 at Meadow Brook, Mountain View and Mick Riley. There will also be four-day junior golf camps for players 8 to 16. Dates start June 27 and July 25. Cost is $125. Campls are at Mick Riley and Mountain View. And, there will be a Junior League designed to provide intermediate and advanced junior golfers with opportunity to demonstrate their skills. Cost is $40 per play. Call Meadow Brook, Mick Riley or Mountain View for dates. Jeff Waters at 468-2560.

Tennis

ADULT TENNIS--Register by June 27 for the 98.7 Tournament of champs at Snowbird Canyon Racquet Club. Play begins on July 16...Register by July 5 for the Fiesta Days at Spanish Fork Tennis. Play begins July 18...Register by July 15 for the Ogden Jr. Championships at Ogden Athletic Club. Play begins July 27. Forms at most tennis clubs or through the UTA. For information on tournaments call 268-0505.

INSTRUCTION

Play Tennis America at Snowbird Canyon Racquet Club. Cost $80 for six-week session, three hours a week on Saturdays. Schedule: Advanced Beginner starts July 21, or beginners July 19 or 20. 943-1044.

Softball

TOURNAMENT The 1994 Mens and Womens ASA Softball Tournament will be held in Montana on July 8-10. 406-563-6168 or 406-563-3408

Basketball

LEAGUE. The summer Run 'N Gun league, 3-on-3 basketball, will be held for boys grades 7 through 9. Games on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays in three-week sessions starting July 11 and Aug. 1. Register West Valley City Hall, 3600 S. 2700 West. Cost is $25 per player. 963-3224.

Cycling

RIDES. The Salt Lake County Parks and Rec Family Bicycle Ride Series '94. Rides designed for family fun. Open to rides 7 and older. Courses range from 14 to 22 miles and shorter 9 to 11 miles. Routes chosen for safety and room for bikes and cars. Register County Parks and Rec or Toys-R-Us. Rides: July 16 at 9 a.m., International Center/ Saltair, 20/10 miles; Aug. 27 at 9 a.m., Mid-Valley Industrial Area Ride, 21/11 miles; Sept. 17 at 3 p.m., TBA. 468-2560.

Volleyball

WALLYBALL. Alta Canyon Sports Center is starting a drop-in league for all levels of play. This is on-going event. Informal leagues on Wednesdays at 10 p.m. and Friday at 9 p.m. Free for members, $4 for non-members. Structured league on Saturdays and Wednesdays, with round-robin and double elimination tournaments every 6 weeks. Saturday formal league started in April. 942-2582.

WALLBALL. Salt Lake Parks and Rec will offer a summer Wallyball League for coed triples. Entry deadline is July 1. Play begins July 11. Play at Cottonwood Heights Rec Center, 7500 S. 2700 East. Fees $45 to $50 per team. 974-6923 or 272-2243.

Other events

PRACTICAL SHOOTING. The Salt Lake Practical Shooting Association will hold monthly matches and practice sessions. Monthly matches will be held at 9 a.m. on the third Saturday of each month at the Hendricksen PMAA range at the East Canyon exit of I-80 in Parleys Canyon. Call 580-7836 or 942-8573.

REI CLINICS. On June 28, Exum Mountain Adventures will present a slide show and discussion on climbing. On All clinics are free and begin at 7 p.m. All clinics are at REI, 3285 E. 3300 South. 486-2100.

DISABLE PROGRAMS. Salt Lake County Parks and Recreation is pleased to offer recreation and leisure experiences to individuals with physical and mental disabilities. Adapted Sports is designed to meet the physical and social needs of each participant. The objectives are to teach fundamentals of sports with emphasis on fun, cooperation, fair play and team building skills. 561-0075.

RACQUETBALL. Alta Canyon Sports Center is offering a free drop-in racquetball class for players ages 8-14 on Fridays from 4:30-5:30 p.m. 942-2582.

WEIGHT LIFTING. Alta Canyon Sports is offering Teen Weight Training Workouts Tuesdays and Thursdays 4-6 p.m., and on Saturday 10-11 a.m. Coaching provided. Fee is $1.50 for area residents, $2.50 for others. 942-2582.

JET SKI RACES. Summer Heat Watercross Tour '94-- July 9, July 30, Aug. 20, all at Salt Lake Airport Hilton, and Sept. 10-11, TBA. 944-1022 or 560-1761.

FISHING SEMINARS. Larry Mullins will give fishing seminars at Utah Lake State Park. Schedule is: July 2 -- Channel Catfish Clinic; July 16-- White Bass & Panfish Clinic; July 30 --Channel Catfish Clinic; Aug. 13--Walleye Clinic. Seminars will run from 7 to 9 p.m. Clinics are free, but visitors must pay $3 park entrance fee.

HORSE SHOW. The Utah Hunter & Jumper Association lists its 1994 Show Schedule. July 8-10 --UHJA Show at Golden Spike Arena, 10th N. 1200 West in Ogden, 572-0788; July 29-31-- Alta Hills Farm at Saltaire Farm, 160 Flint St., Layton, 571-1712; Aug. 11-14 ---UHJA Show at State Fair Grounds, 155 N. 10th West; Aug. 26-28 -- Rose Ranch, 11162 S. Redwood Road, 942-3591; Sept. 10-11-- Lyunbnleigh Farm, 10777 S. State Street, 571-5592; Sept. 24-25 ---UHJA Medal Finals at Spanish Fork Fair Grounds, 475 S. Main in Spanish Fork, 572-0788.

ADAPTED RECREATION. Salt Lake County Rec is offering a number of Adapted Recreation programs for individuals with physical and/or mental disabilities. Adapted Art will begin in June and running through Aug. 17. Class on Wednesdays from 6 to 8 p.m. at Northwest Multi-purpose Center, 1300 W. 300 North; Adapted Coach Pitch Baseball will begin in June and run through Aug. 17 at Redwood Multi-Purpose Center, 3100 S. Redwood Road. Held on Saturdays from 9 to 10 a.m.; Adapted Summer Day Treatment camp will run through Aug. 26. This program runs Monday through Friday, 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. Weekly activities include arts and crafts, sports and games, field trips, swimming and social skills. Register at Copperview Community Center, 561-0075.

STATE PARKS. Calendar of events for...June 24-26, a Pottery Making Workshop at the Freemont Indians State Park; June 25, a Summer solstice Discovery and Education Day starting at sunrise. This is a study and discussion on the possible meanings of rock art; June 25, a star watch beginning at dusk at Fremont Indians State Park is tentatively scheduled for that evening. Slides on solar constellations, lectures and space exploration.

WATER SKI CLINIC. The National Ability Center will hold a water ski clinic on July 12-16. Come as a disabled participant, volunteer, instructors, family or friend. Call Kim Francom, 649-3991.