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Running

Taken from The Utah Runner and Cyclist guide, P.O. Box 8344, Salt Lake City, UT 84108.

SATURDAY, Aug. 5, Murdock Travel Run, Walk or Roll 5K. At Liberty Park. Round trip air ticket to first male and female runners, walkers and wheelchair athletes. 521-7850.

SATURDAY, Aug. 5, Park City Art Festival 5K. Starts at 8 a.m. at the Radisson Inn. 467-4203.

SATURDAY, Aug. 5, High Country Half. Half Marathon, 13.1 miles. Starts at 7:30 a.m. at Martin Park in Evanston, Wyo. Contact Kirk Maze at (307) 789-6158 or Patrick Rooney at (307) 789-6738.

SATURDAY, Aug. 5, The Annual Highland Classic 10K Road Race, 5K Run/Walk and 1/2 Mile Kids race. Starts at 7 a.m. at 10400 N. Alpine Highway. 756-4495 or 756-9120.

SATURDAY, Aug. 5, Magna Copper Days 5K Run and Walk. Starts at 8 a.m. at 4100 S. 8400 West. 250-2234 or 250-1970.

SATURDAY, Aug. 5, Standard Examiner Classic 10K, 5K. 629-8242.

SATURDAY, Aug. 5, Designed by Kids 5K Run/Walk. Start Santaquin West Park at 7:30 a.m. Preregistration form available at any business in Santaquin or MVP Sport in Spanish Fork. 754-3408.

FRIDAY, Aug. 11, Midnite Moon Run. 3.6-mile course begins at midnight at the Alta Canyon Sports Center. Enter by 6 p.m. Aug. 11 at Sandy City Recreation (440 E. 8680 South). Age divisions for boys/girls and men/women. 561-6712.

SATURDAY, Aug. 12, Kathy's Ranch Market 5K Run/Health Walk and children's non-competitive fun runs. 5K starts at 8 a.m., fun-runs at 9 a.m. at 4695 S. Holladay Boulevard. $12 pre-registration or $14 and a can of food donation for Utahns against Hunger.

SATURDAY, Aug. 12, Morton International Race for Life. 2-mile walk and 5K run. Starts at 7 a.m. at the Ogden Airport (3350 Airport Road). 394-6600.

SATURDAY, Aug. 19, Ouelessebougou 10th Annual 5K run/walk. Starts at 8 a.m. at the Huntsman Center, finishes at the Governor's Mansion. Cash and other prizes. 978-2452.

SATURDAY, Aug. 19, The Silver Dollar Run and Mtn. Bike Race. 8-mile loop through mines and mine dumps. Run starts at 8 a.m., Mtn. Bike at 8:30 a.m. at Tintic High School in Eureka. 225-4996.

SATURDAY, Aug. 19, The Garden of Eden Race. Starts at 7:30 a.m. at Old General Store in Eden. 626-6940 or 626-7236.

SATURDAY, Aug. 19, Electocardio Run. 10K. 8 a.m. start at the Alpine City Park and finishes at the American Fork Hospital. 763-3593.

SATURDAY, Aug. 26, Bryce Canyon Rim Run. 5 miles. 834-5341 or 328-0829.

SATURDAY, Aug. 26, Great Salt Lake Half Marathon. Starts at Island View Park (1800 S. Main) and ends on Antelope Island. 774-7270.

MOUNTAIN RUN. The 8th Annual Rendezvous Peak Run will be held at the Jackson Hole Ski Area in Teton Village on Saturday, Aug. 26. 7.2 mile course follows the ski area service road, gaining 4,100 feet in elevation. Men's and women's divisions in 18-and-under, 19-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-and-over, and a walking class. Race begins at 8:30 a.m. for walkers, 9 a.m. for runners. (307) 733-2452.

Triathlon

SUNDAY, Aug. 6, Boulder Peak Triathlon. 1.5K swim, 42K bike, 10K run. Race limit of 1,000 individuals/100 teams. (303) 384-9408 or (303) 494-9846.

Marathon

SATURDAY, Aug. 12, the Provo River Half-Marathon. Start 6:30 a.m. at Bridal Vail Falls. Route follows River Trail. $13 before Aug. 1, $20 after. 372-1301 or Sport Shoe 377-9499.

Boating

SAILING. This month's events for Park City Yacht Club are: Aug. 4 Evenings Series No. 4 at Little Dell; Aug. 11 Evening Series No. 5 at Little Dell; Aug. 12 is Series Race No. 3 at Deer Creek; Aug. 18 is Evening Series No. 6 at Little Dell; Aug. 25 is Evening Series No. 7 at Little Dell; Aug. 27 is Race Series No. 4 at Deer Creek. For information write Park City Yacht Club, Laser Fleet, P.O. Box 3706, Park City, UT 84060-3706.

Golf

FOUR MAN SCRAMBLE - The 2nd Annual American Fork Chamber of Commerce Four Man Scramble Golf Tournament and Fundraiser will be held on Friday, Aug. 18 at Tri-City Golf Course. The entrance fee is $50 per player, $200 per team. Enter on or before Aug. 11 with the first 25 teams or 100 persons qualifying to play. Contact the Chamber Office at 756-5110 or Tom Hunter at 756-0390.

BENEFIT TOURNEY - The Better Business Bureau is sponsoring the BBB White Hat Classic on August 11 at Park Meadows Country Club. Funds will be used to purchase videotapes and teaching outlines on ethics for Utah high schools. 487-4656 or 456-3907 for more information.

Tennis

ADULT TENNIS - Register by Forms at most tennis clubs and through the UTA. For information on tournaments call 268-0505.

JUNIOR TENNIS - Register by Forms at most tennis clubs or through the UTA. For information on tournaments call 268-0505.

ADULT TOURNEY - Bank One Labor Day Weekend Tournament will be Aug. 30 through Sept. 4 at Park City Racquet Club. Register by Aug. 21. Men/Women's NTRP, Singles/Doubles/Mixed Double divisions. 268-0505.

JR. TOURNAMENTS. Utah State Open Tennis Championships will be Aug. 14-19 at the Sports Mall. Boy/Girl, Open and Single/Double divisions. 268-0505.

SUMMER PROGRAMS. Salt Lake County Parks and Recreation is offering summer programs Aug. 15-17. 272-2243.

LESSONS. Farmington City Recreation is currently taking registration for youth tennis lessons until Aug. 4. Lessons will run from Aug. 7 through Aug. 17, Mondays through Thursdays at 8 a.m., 9 a.m., 10 a.m. and 11 a.m. Cost is $20 per participant. 451-0953.

Baseball

FALL BALL. Sandy City Parks & Recreation will be sponsoring a fall recreational baseball league for ages 12 and under. Divisions include 12-and-under, 10-and-under and 8-and-under. Cost is $29 per participant, and $3 off per additional family member. Eight games played on Fridays and Saturdays from the first week of September through the second week of October. Register at Sandy City Parks & Recreation (440 E. 8680 South). 561-6712.

Softball

LEAGUE. Salt Lake County Recreation is taking applications for the Fall Softball League. League will open Aug. 28. Cost is $230 for men's, women's and coed slowpitch teams. New leagues include men's 40-plus and 50-plus divisions, and a 30-plus coed slowpitch division. Applications are due Aug. 4. 468-2560.

FALL SOFTBALL. Farmington City Recreation is now forming teams for its Adult Fal Softball Leagues. Registration will start on Aug. 7 through Aug. 18. Cost is $180 per team, with two leagues being offered. The Men's `C-D' League will play on Monday and Wednesday evenings, while the Co-ed `C-D' League will play on Tuesday and Thursday evenings beginning Aug. 28. 451-0953.

Football

YOUTH LEAGUE. Farmington City Recreation is offering a Youth Tackle Football League for children ages 8-16. Fee is $60 per participant. Copy of birth certificate and participant must be present at time of registration. Conditioning begins in August. 451-0953.

Soccer

CAMPS. Summer soccer camps will be held at Held Sutton Soccer School, with is in the Utah Indoor Soccer Center. For boys and girls ages 6 to 16. Camps will run weekly through Aug. 21. Contact Rob Karas at 296-2888.

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. 942-2582.

TOURNAMENT. The Summer Outdoor Volleyball tournaments will be Aug. 11 for the Dusk 2 Dawn Coed 2s and Aug. 26 for the Cross Court Slam: Men and Women, High School age divisions. Played at Alta Canyon Sports Center (9565 S. 2000 East). 942-ALTA or 942-2323.

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.

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.

TRIPS. S'PLORE is talking reservations for rafting trips for persons with disabilities and special needs. Family and friends are welcome. Trips run May through August. Trips include guides, volunteer support, pre-trip orientation, meals, rafting equipment, medical support. 484-4128.

TRACK. Registration is being taken at the Northwest Rec Center for youth track and field. Cost is $35 per person. For information call 596-0072.

SPORTS PARK. Freestyle ski jumping will be held every Saturday through Sept. 2, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Admission is free. 649-5447.

DISABLE WATER SKI PROGRAM. The National Ability Center in Park City will offer water ski lessons August 9, 12, 16, and 19 at Utah Lake and the new Jordanelle Reservoir. Call for times and locations. 649-3991. The water-ski days include water skiing, knee boarding, and water rides. The NAC provides a host of year-round activities including: tennis, rafting, swimming, snow skiing and horseback riding for diabled persons.

CAMP-OUTS. The Red Rock 4-Wheelers Club is planning the 22nd Labor Day Camp-Out for the weekend of September 2-4. There will be four overnight trips with backcountry camping. In addition, there will be day-trips on each of the three days. Cost is $35 per vehicle for any or all of the three days (one fee fits all). Camping trips include: Hole in the Rock, 3-day trip; Dolores Triangle, 2-day trip; Golden Spike/Metal Masher, 2-day trip; Top of the World, 2-day trip.