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Local Sports Briefs

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Glenwood Springs, CO Colorado

Registration is now open for the 13th annual Mother’s Day Mile, which is scheduled for Sunday, May 13, at 1 p.m. The one-mile race is a fundraiser for the Advocate Safehouse Project.

Pre-registered participants are guaranteed an eco-friendly bag with goodies. The race is open to women, men and families. Everyone gets a finish-line rose, homemade apple pie a la mode and a chance to win African age-group awards. Special attractions include a gift basket silent auction and activities for kids.

To guarantee your goody bag, pre-register at Glenwood Medical Associates at 1830 Blake Ave. in Glenwood Springs or at U.S. Bank at Eighth and Grand. You can also register online at wwwrunningguru.com or http://www.advocatesafehouse.org.

For more information, contact nrein@rof.net or 945-2632.

Donkey Basketball is coming to the Glenwood Springs High School gymnasium on Sunday, April 22, at 2 p.m.

Six donkey-human teams will participate in three games. Advance tickets are available ($10 for adults, $5 for students, free for children under 6 years old) by calling 379-2757 or (316) 655-7753.

The High Skills Girls Basketball Camp will be held at the Glenwood Springs Middle School gymnasium June 11-13 from 6-8 p.m. each evening.

The camp is open to all area girls in the fifth through eighth grades for a cost of $40. High school girls may also attend, and participate as counselors/coaches for $25. The camp will focus on individual offensive skills and drills with several area coaches in attendance each evening.

Applications can be picked up at local schools or by calling 618-7956 or 945-0979. The camp will benefit local animal shelters.

James Lee Karate is hosting a United States Karate Alliance tournament at Sopris Elementary School on Saturday, April 28. The action begins at 10 a.m.

Spectators are welcome.

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