Bulletin Board: Maynard Race approaching fast
The 20th annual Don Maynard Memorial 5-mile Road Race and 3-mile Walk will take place on Sept. 20 at 9:30 a.m.
The race begins and ends at the Green River Swimming & Recreation Area in Greenfield.
The first 100 registered participants will get a free T-shirt. Entry fee is $20 for the run and $14 for the walk. Registration forms can be picked up at the YMCA or the Body Shoppe in Greenfield, or by contacting Chuck Adams at 522-6688. Participants can also register online at www.runreg.com.
Terry Boyce and Mace Foehl carded 30s to tie for first place in the Best 7 Holes Tournament during the Crumpin-Fox Ladies Golf League Wednesday evening in Bernardston.
Elaine Goodhind and Therese Romano tied for low net at 23.
Foehl was closest to the pin on both Nos. 3 (9 feet, 10 inches) and 9 (6-2).
Youth field hockey
Union 38 intro program
Deerfield Rec will conduct the Union 38 Introduction to Field Hockey program for girls in grades 3 through 6 from the towns of Deerfield, Whately, Sunderland and Conway.
The focus of the program will be on skill development, with game scenarios later in the season.
Sticks, shin guards and balls (with a deposit) will be provided to the first 35 girls who register. Players are encouraged to wear a mouth guard.
Practices will be held on Sundays from Sept. 14 through Oct. 19 from 4 to 5 p.m. at Memorial Field in South Deerfield.
Fees are $10 for registration and $50 for equipment deposit. Parents are asked to write separate checks for each (equipment deposit checks will be returned at the last session, when all equipment is returned).
Registration forms available online atwww.deerfieldma.us.
For more information or to register, contact the Rec Office at 665-1400 Ext. 107 or email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
The third annual “Your First Mud Run” will take place at Holyoke Community College on Sept. 28 at 10 a.m.
The race covers two miles and features numerous obstacles such as wall climb, tires, jump ropes and a mud pit. The event is open to the whole family and is a good practice for those interested in running something larger, such as the Tough Mudder or Spartan Race. Every participant will get a T-shirt and a medal, and pictures and other gear will be available.
For more information, contact Brad at 201-891-4115 or email to email@example.com. To register go to www.yourfirstmud.com.
Boys’ 7 on 7 tourney
The Fall Face-Off 7-on-7 boys’ lacrosse tournament will be held Oct. 5 at Indoor Action Sports in Greenfield.
It will feature separate High School Varsity and Junior Varsity divisions. Each team will be guaranteed three games, plus the opportunity for playoffs, with certified officials for each game.
Entry fee is $500 per team.
For more information, call IAS at 413-772-8665.
Track & field
PV pole vault school
The Pioneer Valley Pole Vault School in Bernardston is open by appointment for individual and group lessons through the fall with negotiable rates.
Lessons will be taught by Pioneer Valley Regional School track and Northfield Mount Hermon pole-vault coach Jim Bell, himself a Masters pole vaulter.
For more information, contact Bell at 413-648-8929.