Get the clubs out: The next Commanding Generalís Pay Day Golf Scramble is scheduled for May 5, at Ryder Golf Course. Registration is at 10:30 a.m. for a noon shotgun start with a meal following the tournament. The event is open to the public and is an 18-hole scramble. A tie for the championship will be settled by a scorecard playoff beginning with the #1 handicap hole. Entry fee is $140 per team or $35 per person, and fees include green and cart fees, range balls before tournament, meal with trimmings and refreshments, as well as prizes and awards ceremony. For more information, call 396-3980.
Spring Shootout Golf Tournament: April 22, with an 8:30 a.m. shotgun start. The format is two person handicap team with modified format, six holes Best Ball, six holes Captainís Choice and six holes Alternate Shot (after Tee Shot). There will be a ladies flight, open menís flight and senior menís flight. The entry fee is $25 and includes: barbecue and chicken dinner; beer and soft drinks after play; Closest to the Pin contest for everybody, holes 5, 9 & 16 receives a dozen golf balls, hole 12 winner receives a Titleist golf bag; Longest Drive contest for men, women and seniors (65 and up); gift certificates; and range token. The event is open to all active duty, retired military and Department of Defense employees and their dependents and/or guests who are at least 16 years of age. For more information, visit https://bragg.armymwr.com/us/bragg/ft-bragg-events/spring-shootout-golf-tournament?eID=882835.
Combat Mud Run: Run, jump, and crawl through obstacles and mud, Saturday, at 8 a.m. This is a great course for both the seasoned mud runner and the newbie. Nestled in the heart of the National Guard Armory at the Wilmington International Airport in Wilmington, North Carolina, this course is not only used for the Combat Mud Run, but has been used by the military for training. The volunteers include active duty military, veterans, and ROTC. For more information, visit http://its-go-time.com/combat-mud-run.
Fort Bragg 5K: Grab your running shoes and come out to the corner of Reilly and Longstreet roads for the yearís first Fort Bragg 5K Walk/Run, April 22, at 9 a.m. This run is free with no registration required. It is open to Department of Defense ID cardholders and their guests only. Strollers and dogs are welcome. Raffles for gifts and prizes at 10 a.m. Wellness and healthy living vendors will be on site as well. This is a monthly event. For more information, visit https://bragg.armymwr.com/us/bragg/ft-bragg-events/fort-bragg-5k-walkrun-2?eID=860743 or call 396-1218.
Color Me Buc 5K and Fun Run: Jack Britt High School in Fayetteville will host a 5K and Fun Run April 29 to benefit Gold Star Teen Adventures and the Jack Britt Athletics Fund. Both races start at 7:45 a.m. Gold Star Teen Adventures provides adventure camps to the surviving youth of Army, Navy, Air Force and Marine Corps Special Operations personnel who have lost their lives in the line of duty. Snacks provided for registered runners after the race. No pets are allowed at this event. For more information, or to register, visit www.active.com/fayetteville-nc/running/distance-running-races/color-me-buc-5k-and-fun-run-2017.
Run/Walk for Autism Awareness: Join Fleet Feet Sports Runners Spot on April 30 at 4 p.m. for a run/walk to raise awareness for Autism. The run/walk will start at the Cape Fear River Trail at Clark Park in Fayetteville. Participants can run/walk as little as a half mile or do a full 5K. All participants will receive a ribbon.