Sunday, Aug. 4
At Grand Lake Stream, Grand Lake Lodge, ninth annual West Grand Lake race, with courses of 12, 6, or 4 miles, and a shorter race for kids; all courses start and finish in the village of Grand Lake Stream and are round trips around islands in West Grand Lake; registration 9:15-10:15 a.m. at the boat landing at the west side of the Grand Lake Stream dam on Shaw Street in Grand Lake Stream, $25 or $15 for ages 12 and under, includes registration, T-shirts, snacks and a cookout at Grand Lake Lodge after the race, call 796-2100 or contact email@example.com.
Bangor officials classes
At Bangor, Bangor High School Lecture Hall, the Bangor Chapter of Maine Football Officials classes for prospective officials starts Tuesday, Aug. 20, 7 p.m., course meets each Tuesday for 11 weeks, new officials will be allowed and encouraged to work middle school and youth league games, for more info contact Alan Kochis at 989-4372 or Allan Snell at 825-4515.
Saturday, Aug. 3
At Pine Hill Golf Course in Brewer, Saturday Aug. 3, 2nd Annual Brooksy, Birdies, Bogeys, and Beer Scramble: 4-person scramble format $40 per person, includes T-shirt, lunch and door prizes; registration at 7:30 a.m., shotgun start at 8 a.m., call to reserve your cart 989-3824
At Cumberland, at Val Halla Country Club, the Maine Pharmaceutical Association Scholarship Golf Scramble on Aug. 3, to benefit scholarships for student pharmacists attending schools in Maine, shotgun start 1 p.m., $110 per golfer, which includes greens fee, golf cart and a barbecue dinner, nline registrationis available at http://www.mparx.com, for info email firstname.lastname@example.org, or call (408) 506-0004.
At Mars Hill, Mars Hill Country Club, 22nd annual Crime Stoppers Golf Tournament fundraiser, Aug. 3-4, 18-hole, four-person scramble with prizes, participants may play Saturday or Sunday; contact the Mars Hill Country Club at 425-4802.
Monday, Aug. 5
At PVCC, Orono, annual University of Maine Baseball Golf Classic, Aug. 5, registration starts at 11:30 a.m., shotgun start at 12:30 p.m., cost is $125 per participant, includes green fees, a cart, a gift and dinner; gross and net prizes; raffle and auction; for info contact Maine head coach Steve Trimper at 207-581-1090 or Joe Ferris at 207-989-8506.
At Brunswick, Pitch, Putt & Pour, a golf clinic targeting business women, 4:30-6:30 p.m. Monday, Aug. 5, at Falmouth Country Club, on Winn Road in Falmouth, clinic fee, $45 per person, includes instruction, golf clubs, food and beverage, to register, go to www.fambusines.org or contact Gina Weathersby at 798-2667.
Saturday, Aug. 10
At Holden, Traditions Golf Course, first Dennis Kiah Scholarship/Brewer Athletic Booster Golf Classic, 9 a.m. and 1 p.m. starts, $50 per golfer, registration forms at the Brewer Community School and Traditions Golf Course, shotgun start, scramble, best ball, proceeds to benefit Kiah scholarship and Brewer High uniforms, for more info contact Brewer High athletic director David Utterback, email@example.com or 404-5700.
Monday, Aug. 12
At Auburn, Martindale Country Club, University of Maine softball team golf outing, hosted by coaches Lynn Coutts and Mike Coutts, $100 per person, registration 8:30-9 a.m., shotgun start at 9 a.m., for info contact Mike Coutts by email at firstname.lastname@example.org or call (207) 581-4509.
Sunday, Aug. 18
At JaTo Highlands GC, Lincoln, Lee Academy Tourney, Sunday Aug. 18, 9 a.m., shotgun start, 4-person scramble, 18 holes, $ 75 per person, $300 per team, register or get more info by calling 738-2252 or visiting www.leeacademy.org, proceeds will help furnish new classrooms, fee includes: green fees and cart rental, golf souvenir, door prize entry, post-tourney barbecue, benefit raffle.
Thursday, Sept. 5
At Auburn, Martindale Country Club, 527 Beech Hill Road, Maine Boys to Men and The Edge Academy golf tournament to benefit community youths, begins8:15 a.m. Sept. 5, tournament is geared toward bringing together coaches, educators and parents to raise awareness on the importance of encouraging young athletes to be effective leaders on and off the field; to register, visit maineboystomen.org or contact Mike Coutts at 878-2600.
Sunday, Sept. 8
At Belgrade Lakes Golf Club, the Friends of Maine Women’s Basketball’s 19th annual Golf Classic, Sept. 8, registration begins at 11:30 a.m., shotgun at noon kicks off four-person scramble format, barbecue during tourney, special hole features and prizes, cost of $150 per golfer includes a cart and barbecue, for more info contact Samantha Wheeler by email at email@example.com or by phone at 207-581-1075.
Saturday, Sept. 14
At Brooks, Country View Golf Course, FUTURE MSAD3’s 10th annual golf tournament fundraiser, Sept. 14, continental breakfast and lunch served, many prizes, team fee is $200 when paid by Aug. 21, for info call Shirley Caler 342-5993, or visit www.futuremsad3.org
Grass drag races
At Medway, East Branch Sno-Rovers, a Katahdin Area Snowmobile Racing Affiliate, and ISR Affiliate, Grass Drag event Aug. 16-18, Hathaway Road, in Medway, test and tune on Friday; qualifying rounds on Saturday; and North American Challenge Finals on Sunday; categories are stock, imp stock, pro stock, pro mod, open mod and pro max; for info: 746-9348.
Saturday, Aug. 3
At Washington, Prescott Memorial School, Washington 5K run and 1-mile fun run, in conjunction with Washington Gibbs Library’s 20th anniversary, registration at 7 a.m., race at 8 a.m., race goes through village of Washington, up Bill Luce Road and back, $15 for 5K, $10 for fun run ($30 maximum per family), portion of proceeds to benefit Washington Community Scholarship Fund; contact Helen Caddie-Larcenia at 207-542-4936 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
At Fort Kent, UMFK Memorial Field, UMFK Summer Fun Run, 5K, 8 a.m. start, registration 7-7:45 a.m. at UMFK Sports Center, $20, benefits Dylan R. Levesque Memorial Scholarship Fund, for info contact Eric Werntgen at 207-834-7828 or at email@example.com
At Dover-Foxcroft, YMCA on Park Street, Pony Pride 5K Road Race in conjunction with Foxcroft Academy’s Alumni Weekend, 8 a.m. start, registration 7-7:45 a.m., $12 pre-entry, $15 on race day
Saturday, Aug. 10
At Calais, 34th Annual Johnson’s 5-Mile International Road Race, 9 a.m., for info contact the Calais Rec. Dept. 454-2761 or firstname.lastname@example.org
At Bucksport, Dynamic Duo 3 Mile Co-Ed Relay Race on the Bucksport High School
cross country course, 8 a.m. start, 7 a.m. registration, fee is $20 per couple, for info contact Chris Jones 469-9901 or email@example.com; race proceeds benefit Bucksport HS cross country team
Thursday, Aug. 15
At Portland, Harvard Pilgrim Health Care’s second annual Harvard Pilgrim 5K Portland Corporate Road Race, 6:15 p.m., Aug. 15, to benefit the Portland Police Athletic League; USATF-certified, traffic-controlled course will start on Baxter Boulevard, finish at Payson Park and is routed around the spectacular Back Cove Trail; those interested in setting up a team or participating can visit the event website: http://harvardpilgrim5k.com/Portland.
Saturday, Aug. 24
At Hampden, Warren Bishop Memorial Run, 2.9 miles on the Old Hampden Academy Cross Country course or 1.5 mile Fun Run/Walk (first loop of course), 9 a.m. start, registration begins at 7:30 a.m., at Old Hampden Academy, registration forms available at the New Hampden Academy and the Hampden Recreation department, for more info, email Dick Balentine at firstname.lastname@example.org
Officials clinic Aug. 3
At Caribou, Caribou High School athletic complex ski building, Northern Maine Board of Approved Soccer Officials clinic for prospective soccer officials on Saturday, Aug. 3, 9 a.m. to midafternoon, contact Bob Stedt at 896-5501 or email: email@example.com
Tuesday, Aug. 6
At Cape Elizabeth, Hannaford Field, Cape Elizabeth High School, 23rd annual All Star Invitational Senior Men’s/Women’s Soccer Tournament, Aug. 6, women’s game at 6 p.m., men’s game at 8 p.m.; proceeds benefit Special Olympics Maine, admission is $5 for adults and $3 for students; teams are made up of some of Maine’s best high school varsity players in 2012 from the Western Maine Conference and the Southern Maine Activities Association; contact Mark Capano at 879-0489 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Seacoast United camp
At East Millinocket, Schenck High School, Seacoast United Maine High School Preseason Summer Soccer Camp, Aug. 12-15, girls 9 a.m.-noon, boys 1-4 p.m., $55, open to players entering grades 8-12, to register visit: www.seacoastunitedblackbear.com/camps, click on the camp calendar to find your camp
Saturday, Aug. 24
At Union, Ayer Park, 2nd Annual Medomak Valley Triathlon, 8 a.m. start, race-day registration 6:30 a.m., one-quarter mile swim in Seven Tree Pond, 13-mile cycle around Wotton’s Mill Road, 3-mile out-and-back run on Come Spring Lane, $34 per person pre-registration, $40 on race day; $60 and $75 for teams; for more info contact Susan Jones at email@example.com: or Gavin Felch @ firstname.lastname@example.org; registration forms at: http://sites.google.com/a/msad40.org/mvtriathlon/