Get the clubs out: The next Commanding General’s Pay Day Golf Scramble is scheduled for Sept. 8, 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.
One-Pitch Softball Tournament: All military/government ID card holders ages 18 and older are eligible to participate in the annual tournament, Sept. 8 to 9. Registration is required. Teams rosters and payment must be submitted to Leisure Services at the Fort Bragg Mini Mall. Team rosters are not limited to 15 players/coaches, however, only 15 awards will be provided to the first and second place teams. Roster revisions will be permitted throughout the tournament.
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, Sept. 15, 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.
Recreational Skeet and Trap League: The league meets for eight weeks, on Sundays, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., at the Clay Target Center. The fall league runs from Sept. 10 to Nov. 5. Trophies will be awarded for High Overall Female/Male Shooter and Most Improved Shooter. A potluck luncheon will be held after each league. Shotgun rental, ammunition, and ear protection is for sale at the clubhouse, or shooter cans bring their own. Eye and ear protection is mandatory. Cost for Department of Defense ID cardholders, members and their guests is $20; general public is $25. The cost per round of 25 targets is $5 with 2 rounds shot per week
Neon Night Run: The next Fort Bragg run is Sept. 23, at Longstreet and Reilly roads, near Hedrick Stadium. This will be four mile run with events starting at 7 p.m. and the run starting at 8 p.m. This year, participants must bring their own glow. Glow items will not be provided. There will be bounce houses for kids. The event is free and open to Department of Defense card holders and their guests. No registration required. Strollers and dogs are welcome.
USO of NC 5K Bridge Run: Join the USO of North Carolina for the USO of NC 5K Bridge Run in partnership with the Town of Spring Lake, Sept. 16. Race day begins and ends at the Spring Lake Recreation Center with fun and games for the whole Family! This 5K will traverse the new Poe Street bridge which crosses Highway 87. Runners, walkers and strollers welcome; pets are not permitted. The event will celebrate all things military. Visit https://runsignup.com/Race/NC/SpringLake/USOofNC5KBridgeRun for more information.
Fort Bragg 10 Miler: The 21st Annual Fort Bragg 10 Miler is an Fort Bragg Family, Morale, Welfare and Recreation activity to promote a healthy active lifestyle within the local community. Held Nov. 4, at 8 a.m., this event is open to the public. The rolling course and seasonal climate will make for a challenging race. The cost is $35 for military and $45 for civilians. For more information and to register, visit www.zippyreg.com/online_reg/reg2017.php?e=976