Sports Briefs published August 2, 2012

By Triplicate Staff August 03, 2012 07:55 pm

Rec. Dept.’s Wood Bat Classic next weekend

The Del Norte County Recreation Department is hosting its Wood Bat Classic softball tournament on August 12–13 at Pyke Field in Crescent City.

Cost per team is $250; the registration deadline is Monday. The registration fee may be paid at 981 H Street, Suite 250 in Crescent City. Please call 707-464-7237 for more information.

 

‘British Soccer Camp’ coming to Crescent City

Del Norte United and Challenger Sports are hosting a “British Soccer Camp” for kids ages 3–19, to be held Aug. 13–17 at Peterson Park in Crescent City.

Cost is $72 for children ages 3–4 and $97 for children ages 5–19 and includes a free T-shirt, soccer ball, poster and skills evaluation. To sign up, visit www.challenger
sports.com
. For more information, contact Jorge Gonzalez at 916-730-7934 or at  This e-mail address is being protected from spam bots, you need JavaScript enabled to view it

 

Sign-ups for Crescent City Triathlon underway

Registration for the 28th Annual Crescent City Triathlon is officially underway. The Triathlon begins Sunday, August 12, at 8:30 a.m. starting at Fred Endert Municipal Pool, 1000 Play Drive, Crescent City. Cost is $45 for adults and $20 for kids aged 12 and under, with fees increasing $5 after July 31. All proceeds from the event benefit the Del Norte High School Scholarship Fund.

The triathlon competition in- cludes a 500-yard swim, a 12- mile bike ride and a 3.1-mile run. The adult duathlon competition includes a 1.25-mile run, a 12- mile bike ride and a 3.1-mile run. Kids triathlons vary between age groups, with swims up to 100 yards, bike rides up to six miles and runs up to one mile. Relay teams are permitted to enter the event.  Medals and T-shirts will be given to all participants, with the top three finishers in each age group receiving awards.

Registration forms are available at Fred Endert Municipal Pool, fitness clubs in the Crescent City area or online at www.crescentci
tytriathlon.com.