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Local Sports Briefs

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Glenwood Springs, CO Colorado

Rifle High School’s cross country program is holding a citizens 5K race to close out its Thursday meet at Deerfield Park.

The citizens race starts at 5:30 p.m. and the cost is $5 to enter. The high school races start at 4:30 p.m.

Contact Josh Keppeler at 665-7787 for more information.

The Glenwood Springs High School cross country team is holding the fourth annual Demon 5K citizens race/fun run on Wednesday at 5:30 p.m. The race will be staged at the field between the Roaring Fork River and the school’s football field.

The cost is $15 to enter and all proceeds benefit the Glenwood Springs cross country program. The cross country-style race is almost entirely off-road and helps support local athletic programs.

The Demon 5K is the third race in the program’s new fall cross country series and prizes will be awarded to the top overall series finishers.

Contact Mike Schneiter at 309-4795 for more information.

Roaring Fork High School is currently seeking a C team boys basketball coach for the 2011-12 school year.

Applications may be picked up at the Roaring Fork School District Re-1 office (1405 Grand Ave., Glenwood Springs) or at Roaring Fork High School (2270 Highway 133, Carbondale).

Contact Cliff Colia at 384-5757 or Larry Williams at 384-5775 for more information.

Earn prizes for attending fitness classes at the Glenwood Springs Community Center.

Starting in November, grab a fitness class sign-in card from the community center or download one from http://www.glenwoodrec.com. Have an instructor sign it each time you attend a fitness class.

After 15 fitness classes, you will receive a prize. After 30 fitness classes, you will receive a prize and you will be entered in a drawing to win additional prizes. You can earn additional signatures if you invite other participants.

This program is free with a valid membership or drop-in pass. More information regarding this fitness challenge is available at http://www.glenwoodrec.com.

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