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YMCA Express Run Group

YMCA Express Run Group

Fishhawk, Florida -- Slip on your running shoes to train for the FishHawk Turkey Trot!

Monday, Thursday and Friday mornings at 8 a.m., Beginners, veterans and all runners in between are welcome to run with the Y!

"This is a 'drop and go' group for YMCA members with childcare available during designated childcare hours."

Teachers to train to tee off!

Teachers to train to tee off!

Hillsborough County, Florida- One-hundred Hillsborough County Physical Education teachers will take part in the First Tee National School Program training and certification at Liberty Middle School on Wednesday. 

First Tee National Trainers Benna Cawthorn and Lana Peterson-Pressler will train the teachers, who will in turn have the opportuity to introduce students to the "positive personal and social values associated with the game of golf," a Hillsborough County Public Schools (HCPS) release explains. 

Hit the Trails Classic

Hit the Trails Classic

FishHawk, Florida -- Friday, August 17 is the annual Hit the Trails Classic, a race that benefits FishHawk Roadrunners High School Scholarship Fund.

Race day registration starts at 6 p.m. and the race itself starts at 7 p.m.

The race will be at the FishHawk Fellowship Church at (15326 FishHawk Blvd. across from the main entrance on FishHawk Osprey Drive, behind Creative World Early Learning Center).  

A.M. Boot Camp around the corner

A.M. Boot Camp around the corner

Fishhawk, Florida -- Boot Camp begins on Tuesday, August 21 at the Aquatic Club parking lot at 8:15 a.m. 

The first camp will begin on Tuesday to accommodate the return to school. 

Camp will run for two weeks (six sessions) for $62.50. 

For more information contact Angela at angelamacias92@gmail.com.

"Strike Out Gray Day" this Saturday

"Strike Out Gray Day" this Saturday

Tampa, Florida-- Dade City, Inverness and West Tampa Little Leagues® will rally their communities to participate in “Strike Out Gray Day” on Saturday, July 28.

The event is part of the “Strike Out Gray, Tampa Bay!” program, in which the leagues are competing to win part of a $12,000 prize package for player scholarships and improvements to their parks.

Line up your team for the 3rd Annual Swing into Giving tournament

Line up your team for the 3rd Annual Swing into Giving tournament

 

Tampa, Florida -- It's a few months out, but now is a good time to start getting your teams together for the 3rd Annual Swing into Giving tournament at the Westchase Golf and Country Club.

The event, benefiting Feeding America, is October 18.

A single entry of $100 will get you golf balls, a T-shirt, food and drinks. It's a $400 fee for a foursome.

Groundbreaking this week on new gymnasium

Groundbreaking this week on new gymnasium

Tampa, Florida -- Hillsborough County Commissioners will break ground on the expansion of the Westchase Recreation Center today at noon.

The $2 million expansion adds a new gymnasium which will include 10,000 square feet of basketball, volleyball and other indoor activity space.

This is good news for parents whose children participate in after-school programs, because the county says the expansion will allow them to expand the Rec2Six after-school and summer programs.