Treasure Valley community sports calendar: July 5-11


Boise State softball kids camp: For players ages 5-12, Aug. 9-10. Cost is $150. Go to or contact Joel at

Baseball instruction: Hitting lessons at indoor facility for boys ages 7-18 from professional instructor Jeff Mace. Call 941-3968.

Baseball instruction: Weekly hitting classes and one-on-one instruction with former major leaguer Eric Fox. Call 371-0145 or email

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 or 484-6860.

Baseball and softball instruction: Coach Bobby Sutcliffe is providing instruction for all ages and levels. To schedule, go to For questions, email


Boise Slam: Hosting two weeks of summer camps in July for boys and girls grades K-6. Go to for more information about dates, times and location or to sign up. Email Kyle at with questions.

Boise BAM Jam: 3-on-3 tournament, Aug. 6-7 in Downtown Boise. Register at


Idaho Bocce Ball Club: League play at 6 p.m. Wednesdays at the USBF courts, Ann Morrison. All skill levels welcome, free lessons. Cost is $10 per person for a season of league membership. Call Lou at 336-2453 or Mike at 376-3171.


Upward Sports: Registration is open for season play Sept. 10-Oct. 29 at the Idaho Sports Foundation fields. League is for girls entering grades K-6. Go to


Upward Sports flag football: Registration is open for season play Sept. 10-Oct. 29 at the Idaho Sports Foundation fields. League is for girls and boys entering grades K-6. Go to


TGA Premier Junior Golf summer camps: For ages 5-15, July 11-15 and Aug. 15-19 at Indian Lakes. Morning or all day sessions. Equipment provided. Private instruction also available. Register at or call Todd at 761-4944.

TVDSA Trisomy 21 Open: 9 a.m. July 23 at Eagle Hills. Fundraiser for the Treasure Valley Down Syndrome Association. Cost is $75 per player, free for those with Down syndrome. Call 863-0796.

Alzheimer’s Idaho tournament: Registration at 8 a.m. and shotgun start at 9 a.m. Aug. 1 at Plantation. Cost is $105 per player or $420 per team. Call 914-4719 or email

Daughters of the Nile tournament: Registration at 7 a.m. and shotgun start at 8 a.m. Sept. 10 at Eagle Hills. Fundraiser for the Shriners Hospitals for Children. Cost is $80 per player or $300 per team. Payment needed on or before Sept. 1. Contact Sonjia at 869-6922 or


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

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.


Rugby Idaho: Details and registration at

▪  Summer camp (non-contact): For grades 3-8, 9 a.m. to noon July 12-14 at Heritage Middle School, Meridian. Cost is $50.

▪  Summer league (non-contact): For grades 1-8, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. July 13, 20, 27 and Aug. 3 at Winstead Park, Boise. Cost is $45.


Run Wild at Zoo Boise: 9 a.m. July 23 at Zoo Boise. Two races through the zoo: ages 2-5 (.25 mile) and ages 6-11 (1 mile). Registration is $25 ($20 for Zoo Boise annual passholders) and includes breakfast at Zoo Boise, after party, and participant (+1 parent or guardian) admission to the zoo. Registration is not available after 3 p.m. on July 22, but will be available at 8 a.m. on the morning of the event. Register at or call 608-7744.

FitOne Family 5k, 10k and Half Marathon: Sept. 24 at the Idaho State Capitol. Packet pick-up at the FitOne Expo on Sept. 22-23 at the Boise Centre, as well as free health screenings, FitOne sponsors and health/wellness related vendors. Proceeds benefit St. Luke’s Children’s Hospital. Call 381-2221 or go to

Onward Shay! Boise Half and Full Marathon: 7 a.m. Oct. 30 at Payette Brewing Company. Held in honor of Shay Hirsch, wife of George Hirsch. Shay was brought up in Boise, daughter of Pat and Morley Nelson, founder of Boise’s World Center for Birds of Prey. Early registration for the marathon is $100; half is $65. Go to

Senior Games

Idaho Senior Games: Athletes ages 50 and older are invited to compete in August. Go to or contact Mike at or 861-8000.


Valley United Football Club: Go to for more info.

▪  Player development camps, 8 to 9:30 a.m. Tuesday-Friday, 7:30 to 9 a.m. July 18-21, 7:30 to 9 a.m. Aug. 1-4. Cost is $40 a week. Register by contacting coach Mark at

▪  Goalkeeper camp, 9:15 to 10:45 a.m. July 18-21. Cost is $50. Register by contacting coach Mark at

Boise State summer elite camp: For girls grades 9-12, Thursday-Sunday. Cost is $515 residential, $415 commuter. Go to or email Maite at

Real Soccer Club: Fall Youth Academy Program for U-4 through U-9. All players accepted. Practices start Aug. 22; first game Sept. 10. Cost is $25 per session for U-4 and U-5, $35 for U-6 through U-9. Register at or call 713-8924.

Track and Field

Simplot Games camp: Wednesday-Friday at the Idaho State campus, Pocatello. Go to or contact Shannon at, (208) 251-4818.

YMCA Team Idaho Track Classic Track Meet: July 21 at Centennial High. Open to all track enthusiasts. Cost is $10 for four events. Decathlon, heptathlon, pentathlon and triathlon will be July 20. Contact Jack at 344-5502, ext. 270; or go to Volunteers also needed.


YMCA Gar Hackney Y-Not Tri Triathlon: July 23 at Quinn’s Pond along the Boise Greenbelt, with the first wave starting at 8 a.m. Course options for every participant level. Also offering SUP 1k race for $25. Prices increase on July 6. Call 344-5502, ext. 280; email or go to If interested in volunteering, contact Jack at 344-5502, ext. 270, or


Peak camp: For grades 5-12, Aug. 2-4 at North Star Charter School, Eagle. Cost is $250. Go to, e-mail or call (530) 448-0519.

Cherry Pit Mud Volleyball: Aug. 20 in Emmett. Coed 6 vs. 6; 21 and older. Fundraiser for Emmett fireworks show. Cost is $180 per team. Call 365-5748.


Wildcat camp: For ages 8-18, 9 a.m. to noon Wednesday-Saturday at Columbia High. Cost is $60. Contact Todd at

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