Iron Sharpeners 5K

The third annual Iron Sharpeners “Run for the Dream” 5K is set for Nov. 16, at Al Lopez Park, 4810 N. Himes Ave., in Tampa. Registration begins at 8:30 a.m., with a 9:30 a.m. start time. Cost is $45 for the 5K. A free fun run also will be offered to children 12 years old and under. The event, presented by Grace Family Church in Lutz, will include food, music, games, prizes and more. … [Read more...]

Special Olympics basketball events

Special Olympics Florida-Pasco County will host a unified senior basketball competition on Nov. 20 from 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., at Land O’ Lakes High School, 20325 Gator Lane. There also will be a Special Olympics individual basketball skills event on Dec. 4 from 9:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., at Land O’ Lakes High. For more information, or an interest in volunteering, contact Val Lundin at (727) … [Read more...]

Adult kickball league

Registration is ongoing for Idlewild Baptist Church’s Adult Coed Kickball league. The league runs from Jan. 6 to Feb. 10 and is open to all adults in the community. Games are played on Tuesday evenings beginning at 6:30 p.m. Cost is $35 per player. Register online at Idlewild.org/recreation. For more information, contact Amanda Carrow at (813) 264-8759 or . … [Read more...]

Youth flag football league

Registration is ongoing for the Idlewild Baptist Church Youth Flag Football league. The league runs from Jan. 9 through March 5 and is open to all community youth, from kindergartners to high schoolers. Practices and games will be on Thursday evenings. Cost is $90 per participant. Register online at Idlewild.org/recreation. For more information, contact Amanda Carrow at (813) 264-8759 or … [Read more...]

Saint Leo baseball camp

The Saint Leo University baseball program will host a winter prospect camp on Dec. 28 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., at Thomas B. Southard Stadium, 33701 State Road 52 in St. Leo. The camp is open to ages 14 to 18, and will feature instruction on proper fundamentals and a showcase game for all those in attendance. Campers are encouraged to bring their own lunch, as they will be given a break midway … [Read more...]

Light Up the Night 5K

The Pasco Sheriff’s Office Light Up the Night Tampa Bay 5K Run/1-Mile Walk is scheduled for Jan. 26 at 8 a.m., at Pasco-Hernando State College Porter Campus at Wiregrass Ranch, 2727 Mansfield Blvd., in Wesley Chapel. Cost for the 5K run is $35; the 1-mile walk is $25. Runners will receive a water bottle, T-shirt and medal. An awards ceremony will follow the race. Additional awards will be … [Read more...]

Zephyrhills sports fair

The first annual Zephyrhills Sports Fair is scheduled for Feb. 16 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., at Skydive City, 4241 Sky Dive Lane in Zephyrhills. The family friendly event will feature a meet-and-greet with professional athletes, plus an introduction to various sport and game offerings in Zephyrhills and Pasco County, including tennis, soccer, football, skating, virtual skydiving, boxing, mini-golf … [Read more...]

Clay shoot in Land O’ Lakes

The Bay Area Manufacturers Association (BAMA) Clay Shoot is set for Feb. 16 from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., at Tampa Bay Sporting Clays, 10514 Ehren Cutoff in Land O’ Lakes. Cost is $150 for an individual or $500 per foursome. Registration includes 50 targets, two boxes of ammo, ear protection, scorecards, golf carts (one per four-person team), gun rental (one per four-person team) and a BBQ lunch. … [Read more...]

Thomas Promise golf fundraiser

The Setup My Solar invitational golf tournament is set for Nov. 16 at 9:30 a.m., at Silverado Golf & Country Club, 36841 Clubhouse Drive in Zephyrhills. The four-player, scramble-style tournament is open to golfers of all skill levels. All proceeds from the event go to The Thomas Promise Foundation, benefitting food-insecure children. Cost is $65 per golfer. Sponsorships also are … [Read more...]

Thanksgiving Day race

Registration is now open for the Tampa YMCA’s fifth annual Goody Goody Turkey Gobble 5K, 8K and 1 Mile Run/Walk, on Thanksgiving Day, which is Nov. 28 in downtown Tampa. The race begins at 7 a.m., and starts and ends in front of Amalie Arena, 401 Channelside Drive in Tampa. Prizes will be awarded to first place overall male/female adult and first place overall male/female youth (ages 9 and … [Read more...]