Sports Briefs: Gymnastics class sign-ups

May. 17, 2013 @ 02:03 PM

Lee County Parks and Recreation gymnastics class registration will be held May 23 and 24 from 3-6 p.m. each day at Lee County Gymnastics, located at 221 Commercial Court, Sanford.

Class sizes are limited. Classes are available for ages toddler and up. For more information, please call (919) 774-6445.


One Fund Boston 5K at Western Harnett HS

A 5K run/one-mile walk will be held today at Western Harnett High School, with registration starting at 6:30 a.m. and the event starting at 8 a.m. Registration on the day of the event is $25, and the one-mile walk is $10. Proceeds will go to One Fund Boston, benefitting victims of the Boston Marathon bombings.


Youth football season registration

Lee County Parks and Recreation is holding for its youth football program now through June 21 from 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday at the Parks and Recreation office, at 2303 Tramway Road.

The program is for boys and girls ages 6-12. Ages 6-8 is flag football and the county fee is $19. Ages 8-10 is pee wee and 11-12 is midget and the county fee for those leagues is $34.

For details, please call (919) 775-2107 ext. 205.


Swim lessons at O.T. Sloan Pool

Lee County Parks and Recreation swim lesson registration will be held May 20-24, from 3-6 p.m. each day, at O.T. Sloan Pool.

The class dates are: session 1 - June 3-13, session 2 - June 17-27, session 3 - July 1-11, session 4 - July 15-25 and session 5 - July 29-Aug. 8.

In session 1, class times are 5:30, 6:30 and 7:30 p.m. In sessions 2-5, times are 9, 10 and 11 a.m. and 5:30, 6:30 and 7:30 p.m.

The registration fee is $29 for county residents or $39 for non-county residents. After May 27, participants may register at Lee County Parks and Recreation, 2303 Tramway Rd. Class size is limited and enrollment will be accepted in person only and on a first-come, first-serve basis.


Coach Murr's Basketball Academy

Grace Christian School will be hosting Coach Murr's Basketball Academy June 10-14 from 9 a.m.-12 p.m. each day, for boys and girls in grades 1-6.

Grace Christian head coach Joel Murr has been around basketball his whole life as an All-American player in high school and college, and now as a coach for 18 years. The camp is designed for kids ranging from beginners to those already playing competitively. Current high school and college players will be helping with instruction.

Registration is $60 and includes a camp t-shirt. The application form and fee is due by May 31. For more information, call Murr at (919) 770-6835.