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Glenwood Springs, CO Colorado

The Glenwood Springs Soccer Club will host a soccer recertification clinic for Grade 8 and 9 referees on Saturday. The clinic will be held at Glenwood Springs High School from 9 a.m. until 2 p.m. and the fee is $53.

Contact Nancy Colia at 945-6091 to reserve a spot.

The 11th annual Sequoia Glen 5K Run/Walk is slated for Saturday at 3 p.m. The race starts and finishes at the base of Mitchell Creek Road in West Glenwood Springs.

The cost to enter is $10, with all proceeds going to benefit the Pauline S. Schneegas Wildlife Foundation in Silt.

Registration begins at 2 p.m. on race day.

This is the first race in the 2010 Colorado River Valley Charity Race Series. For more information, or to preregister in Glenwood, call 945-0979.

Colorado River Valley Little League is having registration and team placement sessions at 1 p.m. this Saturday and Sunday at Deerfield Park in Rifle. The baseball league is open to boys and girls from 9 to 14 years old.

All players must attend one evaluation session for team placement. CRVLL serves New Castle, Silt, Rifle, Parachute, Battlement Mesa and Meeker. The season features interleague play with Three Rivers Little League.

The cost is $100 per player, which is in addition to a $50 uniform deposit.

Contact Josh Wright at 625-3394 or Mark Bosworth at 948-9040 for more information.

Registration is now open for the Roaring Fork Women’s Triathlon Team summer training program, which begins May 6.

Registration is available at http://www.roaringforktriteam.com, through active.com. The women-only training program provides 14 weeks of introductory skills in swimming, biking and run/walking. Basic swim skills are necessary and basic fitness is helpful.

Training will be held in Glenwood Springs and will culminate with a trip to Denver for the Tri for the Cure on July 31.

Space is limited and preregistration will be required to secure a spot. Orientation night is April 21 at 6:30 p.m. at Glenwood Medical Associates.

For more information, visit http://www.roaringforktriteam.com or contact Nancy Reinisch at nrein@rof.net or Judy Haynes at johnnys@rof.net.

Area golf courses are opening now. Accelerate Human Performance is offering a class dubbed “Golf Moves.”

In this course, LPGA pro Nicole Cavarra and Judy Haynes, Accelerate Human Performance sports trainer, will pass along techniques in exercise science and golf instruction.

“Golf Moves” meets at 5:30 p.m. on Tuesdays and Thursdays. The cost is $20 per session. Call Haynes (618-1066), Cavarra (274-9280) or John Norton (379-1375) to sign up.


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