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Baxter Outdoors Partners with Maine Huts & Trails to Throw Backwoods Triathlon

By Adam Platz on July 23, 2014, at 11:17 a.m.
LEWISTON-AUBURN, Maine – Baxter Outdoors and Maine Huts & Trails jointly announce the creation of the MH&T Backwoods Triathlon to be held on Saturday, September 20th in Carrabassett Valley, Maine. This sprint triathlon, consisting of a 4-mile paddle, a 14-mile mountain bike leg, and a 4 mile trail run, will take …
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Greater Gator Open to benefit Bob Gagnon Cancer Fund

Bangor Daily News on July 23, 2014, at 10:38 a.m.
ROCKLAND — Annual Greater Gator Open, Saturday, Aug. 9, Rockland Golf Club, to benefit Bob Gagnon Cancer Fund, which provides gas certificates to those cancer patients that need a little financial help to travel for their radiation treatments. Four-person scramble with shotgun start at 1 p.m. Early entry fee $100; …
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Penobscot Nation 3rd Annual 5K run/walk July 26th

By Tonia Dana on July 21, 2014, at 12:16 p.m.
Saturday, July 26, 2014 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. Location: Penobscot Nation DV/SA Advocacy Center, 12 Wabanaki Way, Indian Island, maine For more information: 207-817-3164 ext 4; penobscotnation.org Our 3rd Annual 5k run/walk to bring awareness to ending domestic violence has been postponed until the end of September or the …
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Takin’ it to the Streets 3 on 3 basketball tournament

Bangor Daily News on July 17, 2014, at 4:24 p.m.
CALAIS, Maine — “Takin’ it to the Streets” 3 on 3 Basketball Tournament, Saturday, July 26, for age divisions from age 8 to over 40 for men and women. Cost is $60 per team of three or four. Shirt for everyone who signs up. Contact the Calais Recreation Department at …
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Maine Basketball Hall of Fame Golf Scramble Aug. 2

Bangor Daily News on July 17, 2014, at 4:22 p.m.
FORT FAIRFIELD — Fourth annual FFABC Maine Basketball Hall of Fame Golf Scramble, Saturday, Aug. 2, at Aroostook Valley Country Club. Four-person scramble with an 11 a.m. shotgun start. Registration 10-10:45 a.m. The field is limited to the first 40 teams. Entry fee is $60 per person and includes a …
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11th annual golf tournament in Brooks

Bangor Daily News on July 15, 2014, at 9:09 a.m.
BROOKS, Maine — The 11th annual golf tournament will be held Saturday, Sept. 6, at Country View Golf Club, Route 7, to benefit Future RSU 3′s current campaign to invest in a “brighter future for our children and our community.” Registration begins at 7 a.m.; shotgun start at 8 a.m. Entry …
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Jimmy Fund Golf Tournament at Dover-Foxcroft

Bangor Daily News on July 03, 2014, at 3:04 p.m.
DOVER-FOXCROFT, Maine – The seventh annual Jimmy Fund Golf Tournament will be held Aug. 9, at The Foxcroft Golf Club, Foxcroft Center Road. Tee times are at 7:30 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. Cost is $40 person, with cart not included. Contact the golf course to reserve a cart. Shotgun start. Four-person best ball scramble. …
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Runners to honor homeless veterans at Rotary Spring Point 5K

Bangor Daily News on July 03, 2014, at 2:55 p.m.
SOUTH PORTLAND, Maine — Runners will fill the streets of South Portland for the second annual Rotary Spring Point 5K, on Sunday, July 27. The certified, fast, scenic course begins at 8 a.m. at Bug Light Park and continues along the SMCC waterfront, through the Willard Square neighborhood, then returns to …
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The Maine Event roller derby competition July 12

Bangor Daily News on July 03, 2014, at 8:55 a.m.
ROCKPORT, Maine — The time has come for the Rock Coast Rollers’ biggest roller derby event of the season, The Maine Event. Six teams representing all four women’s roller derby leagues in Maine go head to head in three mini-bouts and one championship bout to determine which Maine league stands above …

On Deck, a sports calendar for June 26, 2014

on June 26, 2014, at 7:47 p.m.
BASEBALL MILLINOCKET — Any teenagers or local teams interested in playing summer baseball games against teams ages 13-16 should contact Joe Montgomery at 723-4944. ORONO — University of Maine Skills Day Camp for children ages 6-12, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., July 7-11, Mahaney Diamond. Registration 8:30 a.m. on July 7. Lunch …
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Crusher Open Golf Tournament slated Aug. 22

Bangor Daily News on June 19, 2014, at 2:54 p.m.
PORTLAND, Maine – The Maine Red Claws, presented by Unum, today announced that the team, in conjunction with Riverside Golf Course, will be hosting the First Annual Crusher Open golf tournament to benefit the Maine Red Claws Foundation and the First Tee Program at Riverside. The tournament will be held on Friday, …
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Youth Tackle Football Camp in Orrington

Bangor Daily News on June 18, 2014, at 10:21 a.m.
Monday, July 7, 2014 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.Tuesday, July 8, 2014 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.Wednesday, July 9, 2014 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.Thursday, July 10, 2014 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.Friday, July 11, 2014 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Location: Youth Tackle Football Camp, Calvary Chapel Field, Orrington, …
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Runners take off from Big Lake, Racing to Grand Lake Stream.

Race for Grand Lake Stream

By Tanya Rucosky on June 18, 2014, at 9:01 a.m.
Friday, July 4, 2014 9 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. Location: Grand Lake Stream, 4 Water St, Grand Lake Stream, Maine For more information: 2077962100; downeastlakes.org/events/race-for-grand-lake-stream-3/ As part of the Grand Lake Stream, America 4th of July Celebrations, the Downeast Lakes Land Trust is pleased to host the 5th annual “Race …
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‘Battle of the States’ field hockey

Bangor Daily News on June 17, 2014, at 4:02 p.m.
STATEWIDE, Maine — Join Team Maine in New England’s premier field hockey recruiting showcase this August at Cape Cod for a “Battle of the States.” The Cape Cod Classic Showcase is a tournament for grades 11 and 12, Aug 2-3. The Supersophs Showcase is for grades eight-11, Aug. 1-2. Both showcases are 11 vs. 11 …
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Animal Orphanage scramble golf tournament

Bangor Daily News on June 17, 2014, at 10:28 a.m.
HERMON, Maine — The Animal Orphanage scramble golf tournament will be held at 8 a.m. Saturday, June 28, with a rain date of June 29, at Hermon Meadows Golf Course, Billings Road. Entry fee is $50 per person or $200 per team, which includes green fees, lunch, tournament entry, cart, top team …
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Spirit Camp at University of Maine

Bangor Daily News on June 16, 2014, at 2:28 p.m.
Wednesday, June 25, 2014 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.Thursday, June 26, 2014 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.Friday, June 27, 2014 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Location: University of Maine, Orono campus, Orono, Maine For more information: 207-862-3355; mainecheercamps.com ORONO, Maine — The University of Maine Cheerleaders will be instructing the …
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Pants on Fire 5K, kids fun run and chili cookoff in Winterport

Bangor Daily News on June 12, 2014, at 11:14 a.m.
WINTERPORT, Maine – The Winterport Area Business Association, a non‐profit dedicated to improving the business climate of the Winterport area, by promoting networking amongst businesses and the shop local philosophy has planned the Pants on Fire 5k Beer Run and Kids Fun Run, as well as a chili cook‐off and a …
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Free program to introduce kids to track and field

Bangor Daily News on June 11, 2014, at 11:25 a.m.
BANGOR, Maine — Free Bangor Parks and Recreation program introduces youths, ages 9-14, to the fundamentals of running, throwing and jumping. Boys and girls participating and finishing in the top four in the local meet on June 25 at Cameron Stadium move on to the state competition on July 1 …
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Danny White tees off for Pine Tree Hospice

Pine Tree Hospice to Host Golf Open

By Jane Stitham on June 06, 2014, at 3:02 p.m.
It is June in Maine and the thoughts of a certain segment of our population turn to golf. Area golf courses have emerged from winter dormancy to offer prime conditions for golfers. For several years, Pine Tree Hospice has hosted a fundraising golf tournament. This year’s “Golf Open” will take …

On Deck, a sports calendar for June 5, 2014

on June 05, 2014, at 8:25 p.m.
BASEBALL BANGOR — Husson Summer Baseball Day Camp, June 23-27, Monday-Thursday, 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m., Friday 8:30-noon, ages 8-15, lunch provided, $300 per player; camp includes instruction from Husson coaching staff and players on throwing, catching, pitching, fielding, hitting, bunting, baserunning and game situations; to register or for more info contact …
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