There’s a way to keep cool this summer. Come out to the Twin Lions Outdoor Pool (on the corner of Normandy and Ardennes streets), Friday, from 5 to 11 p.m., to celebrate the opening of all the outdoor pools on Fort Bragg this season. There will be a band, food and Family activities.
For more information, call 643-8533.
All volunteers will receive a commemorative Army birthday 10-miler T-shirt.
The 16th Annual Fort Bragg Army 10-miler will begin at 6:30 a.m.
Those interested in volunteering can call the Fort Bragg Sports Office at 396-1217.
Go to their website, www.wearblueruntoremember.org/wear-blue-runs-for-the-fallen.html, pledge the number of miles you want to run or walk, and join runners at either of the following locations on Monday:
• In Fayetteville, at Clark Park Nature Center (to run on the Cape Fear River Trail) at 8 a.m. Contact Allie Flannigan at firstname.lastname@example.org
• In Southern Pines, at Reservoir Park (to run the Reservoir Trail) at 9 a.m. The point of contact is Carrie Parada at email@example.com
The event will take place at the Polo Field, located on the corner of Knox and Randolph streets.
Boys and girls will compete separately in age categories ranging from five to 12 years old.
Hosted by senior RKC, Mark Toomey, the training will provide instruction on how to use the kettlebell as a strength and conditioning tool.
The training is sponsored by the Soldier Performance Enhancement Program.
For more information, visit www.fortbraggmwr.com or call 908-1832.