Baseball and fastpitch instruction: Hitting and pitching lessons for individuals, groups and teams. Call Jeff at 941-3968 (baseball) or Julie at 989-8979 (fastpitch).
Baseball instruction: Hitting, fielding and throwing mechanics available from former major league player Eric Fox. Call 371-0145 or email email@example.com.
Baseball pitching instruction: Lessons available for all ages in group or individual setting from a current college coach and major-league associate scout with 16-plus years experience. Contact Andy at firstname.lastname@example.org or 484-6860.
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Baseball and softball instruction: Coach Bobby Sutcliffe is providing instruction for all ages and levels. To schedule, go to sutcliffebaseball.setmore.com. For questions, email email@example.com.
Havoc Nation: Boys makeup tryouts Thursday for grades 6 and 8, and Friday for grade 7. Go to havocnation.com. Also, looking for coaches to join the program.
Idaho Bocce Ball Club: League play at 6 p.m. Wednesdays at the USBF regulation courts, Ann Morrison. All skill levels welcome and free lessons provided. Cost is $10 per person for an entire season of league membership. Call Jared at 336-2453 or Mike at 376-3171.
Coyote Open: Shotgun start at 11 a.m. Sept. 25 at Falcon Crest. Entry fee is $150 per person or $750 per team. Contact Joe at firstname.lastname@example.org or 459-5917.
Boise Area Pickleball Association: 9 a.m. to noon Monday-Friday at Homecourt YMCA, Meridian. Lessons and equipment available. Contact Terry at 921-0063 or email@example.com.
Boise Pickleball Club: 9 a.m. to noon Fridays at Fort Boise Community Center. No equipment necessary and all skill levels welcome. Lessons are free. Call 608-7680.
Payette Lake Run: 30k and 18.6 mile starts at 8 a.m. and 5k at 9 a.m. Sept. 6 at Depot Park, McCall. Cost is $23, $33 and $38. Register at bluecirclesports.com.
Salmon Marathon: Marathon at 6:45 a.m. and half marathon at 8:30 a.m. Sept. 12 at Tendoy School. Cost is $55 and $75. Go to salmonmarathon.com or register at bluecirclesports.com.
Riggins Salmon Run: 9 a.m. for the half, 9:30 a.m. for 10k and 10 a.m. for 5k Sept. 12 along the Salmon River. Cost is $20, $30 and $40. Register at raceentry.com/races/riggins-salmon-run/2015/register.
Idaho NF Walk and Fun Run: 10 a.m. Sept. 12 at Julius M. Kleiner Memorial Park, Meridian. Interactive superhero characters as well as superhero activities and training. Costumes encouraged. Benefit for the Children’s Tumor Foundation. Cost is $20 general, $10 children 4-10, free for ages 3 and younger. Go to kintera.org/faf/home.
College of Idaho Homecoming Coyote Dash Races: Sept. 19 at the Morrison Quadrangle, C of I campus, Caldwell. Caldwell Fine Arts Beat Beethoven 5k begins at 9 a.m. ($20-$25 early, $25-$30 after Aug. 31), the YMCA Canyon County Coyote Classic 1 Mile at 10 a.m. ($20 per child), and Caldwell Fine Arts Sonatina Scamper at 10:45 a.m. ($5 early, $10 after Aug. 31). Register at caldwellfinearts.org or ymcatvidaho.org.
Harvest Classic: 9 a.m. Sept. 19 at Nampa Recreation Center. Features an 8k run or wheelchair race, 2-mile run or walk, 1-mile noncompetitive race, food, prizes, entertainment, vendor booths and a school competition. Cost is $10-$25. Register at nampaparksandrecreation.org/HarvestClassic.aspx.
Crater Crawl – Run Around the Rings: 10 a.m. Sept. 19 at Crater Rings National Natural Landmark, Mountain Home. Participants can run or hike a 10k course. Cost is $35. Go to idahooutdoorassn.org/crater_crawl.htm.
FitOne Family 5k, 10k and Half Marathon: 7 a.m. Sept. 26 at the Idaho State Capitol. Pick up your packet at the FitOne Expo Sept. 24- 25 at the Boise Centre, as well as participate in free health screenings and interact with FitOne sponsors and health/wellness related vendors. Proceeds benefit St. Luke’s Children’s Hospital. Call 381-2221 or go to fitoneboise.org.
Boise Meets World 5k: 10 a.m. Oct. 3 at Ann Morrison. Cost is $20. Go to boisemeetsworld.com.
City of Trees Marathon: Marathon at 8 a.m. and half marathon at 9 a.m. Oct. 11 at ParkCenter Park. Cost is $73 for marathon, $49 for half marathon, by Sept. 27; after Sept. 27 registration is $85 and $55. Go to cityoftreesmarathon.com.
Making Strides Against Breast Cancer 5k walk/competitive run: 8 a.m. Oct. 17 at Julius M. Kleiner Memorial Park, Meridian. Benefit for the American Cancer Society. For runners only: $25 for early signup, $35 after Sept. 17. Call 422-0176.
Turkey Day 5k: 9 a.m. Nov. 26 at Capitol Boulevard. Register at turkeyday-5k.com.
Idaho Senior Games m etal bat draft tournament: Registration open until Tuesday. Go to idahoseniorgames.org or call Mike at 861-8000.
Boise Tennis Coalition: 1 p.m. Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays and Saturdays at Fort Boise.
Track and field
YMCA Team Idaho Youth Cross Country program: Practices held Monday and Wednesday nights, Sept. 9 through October 28, at various locations and times. The program is designed for ages 6-13 of all levels of experience and ability. Meets will be held every Wednesday night starting Sept. 23 at alternating locations through Oct. 28. Cost is $55 for Y members and $80 for nonmembers. Contact Jack at 344-5502, ext. 270, jack.ward@ymcatvidaho or go to team-idaho.org or ymcatvidaho.org.
Boise Parks and Recreation’s summer drop-in coed play: 6 p.m. Mondays and Thursdays, through Aug. 27, on the grass courts, east end of Julia Davis Park. Open to players ages 16 and older. Must be there by 5:45 p.m. for the draw and be able to play until sunset. On Mondays, play is upper/middle level; Thursdays are for lower/rec players. Cost is $4. Call 608-7650.
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