LOCAL SPORTS BRIEFS
REGISTRATION FOR ROARING FORK WOMEN’S TRI TEAM OPENS MARCH 20
Registration for the 19th annual Roaring Fork Women’s Triathlon Team opens Tuesday, March 20, at http://www.roaringforktriteam.com.
Led by Coaches Sharma Phillips and Carla Westerman, the training program promotes fun, fitness and philanthropy in a cooperative environment by learning the basics of swim, bike, run/walking to complete a sprint triathlon.
Participants meet twice weekly beginning in May for 14 weeks and culminate the summer on July 29 with a field trip to Longmont to complete the Outdoor Diva Triathlon.
If it’s time for your inner athlete to shine, join us this year.
GSHS TRACK & FIELD SPAGHETTI DINNER
The Glenwood Springs High School Track & Field team invites the public to the 22nd annual Spaghetti Dinner at 6 p.m. Thursday, March 22, at Glenwood Springs Middle School, 120 Soccer Field Road.
Come fill up on salad, pasta and breadsticks provided by Pizza Hut in Glenwood Springs.
Prizes will be available throughout the evening and many of the 2018 silent auction items will be available for a “buy it now” price.
The cost is $10 for adults, $5 for children under 10, and an unlimited family rate of $30.
For more information, contact Coach Risner at 384-5517 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
JACK DAGGER TO PERFORM AT PRO-TKD
World-Champion knife thrower and entertainer Jack Dagger will host an exclusive knife-throwing seminar at 6 p.m. Friday, April 6, at the Pro-TKD Martial Arts Center, located in the City Market Plaza in Carbondale.
The cost of the seminar is $58, but for $80 a throwing knife will be included.
Call 970-963-2685 for more information and to sign up.
GLENWOOD SPRINGS GOLF COURSE OPEN
The Glenwood Springs Golf Club is open for the season. Golfers may make tee times online at http://www.glenwoodspringsgolf.com, or by calling the clubhouse at 970-945-7086.
NEW CASTLE REC FLY FISHING
Fly Fishing 101: Come learn the basics of fly fishing and how to cast properly. John Harcourt, a local fishing guide, will teach this introductory clinic on March 31 from 1-4 p.m. at the New Castle Community Center. Topics will include; entomology, equipment, knots, casting and more.
Fly Fishing 102: Now it’s casting time! Participants will head down to the Colorado River to practice the fly fishing skills learned in Fly Fishing 101 and learn where fish live and feed! Clinic will be held April 7 from 1-4 p.m. Class will meet at Grand River Park in New Castle. (Ages: 10+)
The cost is $25 for each clinic, or $40 for both.
Registration is required by noon on March 31, and can be done online at, or by phone at 970-984-3352, or at the New Castle Community Center, 423 W. Main Street.
NEW CASTLE FISHING DERBY
The Fishing Derby, sponsored by the Castle Valley Home Owners Association, in conjunction with the Colorado Parks & Wildlife, will be held from noon to 4 p.m. for children ages 3-15, on Saturday, May 5.
The Derby for ages 3-15 will take place from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
A limited number of fishing rods will be available for those don’t have their own, and awards will be given for each age group.
Castle Valley HOA will be providing free hot dogs and beverages.
Pre-registration must be done by noon on Friday, May 4, and can be done online at newcastlerec.com, by phone at 970-984-3352, or the New Castle Community Center, 423 W. Main Street.
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