Get the clubs out: The next Commanding General’s Pay Day Golf Scramble is scheduled for July 7, 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.
Junior Golf Clinics: The next session of the Junior Golf Clinic is Monday, Wednesday and July 21, at Ryder Golf Course. Each session lasts from 8:30 to 11 a.m. with lunch right after the clinic. Each session is $20 per student, and are limited to the first 20 students. The clinics are open to military and Department of Defense dependents, ages 6 to 16 years old. For more information, call 396-3980.
Stroller Strides: Join FIT4MOM Fayetteville at Mendoza Park July 20, at 9 a.m. for a free Stroller Strides workout followed by some bubble fun and prizes. Bring those kiddos in tow, plenty of water, snacks, and a yoga mat/ towel. RSVP at https://fit4momspringlake.paperform.co.
Friday Fight Night: Come out for a night of fun and help support Children of the Fallen Project, a group formed to help children of men and women who have paid the ultimate sacrifice. Anyone can participate, July 21, at 7:30 p.m. Extensive boxing experience is not allowed. This is for fun. Advance tickets available at Sports USA. Open to the public. Cost is $10.
8th Annual Fort Bragg Invitational: July 22 to 23 at Ryder Golf Course and Stryker Golf Course. This is a 36-Hole Stroke Play Tournament played on both Ryder (Round 1) and Stryker (Round 2) flighted by Round 1 scores. This is a gross scores only tournament. The field will be divided into three divisions: Men (all ages), Senior Men (55 and older) and Super Senior Men (65 and older). Players may choose to compete in any division in which they are eligible. For more information, visit https://bragg.armymwr.com/calendar/event/8th-annual-fort-bragg-invitational/790186.
Fort Bragg 5K Walk/Run: The next Fort Bragg 5K is July 22, at Longstreet and Reilly roads, near Hedrick Stadium. The event is free and open to Department of Defense card holders and their guests. No registration required. Strollers and dogs are welcome. There will be a raffle for gifts and prizes at 10 a.m., as well as Wellness and Healthy Living vendors.
3rd Annual African World Peace Festival 5K Road Race and Walk: This event, held Saturday, is a fund raiser for the Loving Hands International and the Cultural and Heritage Alliance. Fun parts of the celebration include a parade highlighting the different cultures, fashions, music, drumming and dancing performers, arts/craft displays, special African cuisine, health and wellness (free screening), as well as Family-oriented activities and education. The 5K race starts at 8 a.m.
Little Warrior Triathlon: The 6th Annual Emmi Barbaro Little Warrior Triathlon for children ages 6 to 14 provides a safe and fun environment for them to compete against others their same age. It will be held July 23, from 7:30 to 9:30 a.m. at the Anderson Creek Club in Spring Lake, North Carolina. This is a great venue for Families, providing plenty of opportunities for spectators to cheer their athlete to the finish. Register online: http://jonesracingcompany.com/littlewarriorstri.