Get the clubs out: The next Commanding General’s Pay Day Golf Scramble is scheduled for Oct. 5, at Stryker 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. For more information, call 396-3980.
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, Oct. 20, 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.
Retiree Golf Tournament: As part of the annual Retiree Appreciation Day event, Fort Bragg will host a golf tournament at Stryker Golf Course, Oct. 20, from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. Reservations are required. For more information about the tournament, or to register, call Retirement Services at 1-800-535-6067.
Dudes Dig Yoga: Join Hayat Yoga Shala in Fayetteville, Saturday, for a day dedicated to bring awareness of the health benefits of yoga in the life of the male population. In partnership with American Yogi Hayat has created an event with focus on Dude Asanas (flows, practices, position) that are a perfect compliment to the daily life for males. There will be beer samples, Kombucha samples and food will be available for purchase.
Get Golf Ready: For golfers, Get Golf Ready is designed to teach everything they’ll need to play golf in just a few lessons. PGA Professionals will show you that there are lots of ways to play by combining fun, friends and fitness. Each session will focus on the various golf skills you will use while playing. In addition to learning the basics, you will be guided onto the golf course to put your skills into action in a casual, friendly setting. No equipment needed. For ages 16 years and older. The next session is Oct. 10 through 26, with sessions Tuesdays and Thursdays from 5:30 to 7 p.m. at Stryker Golf Course.
Powerlifting Competition: This competition is open to Department of Defense ID cardholders, ages 18 years and older. Competition begins at 9 a.m., immediately following a rules brief at 8:45 a.m., Oct. 28. Individual and Team competition conducted for both men and women in an open division. Cost is $10 per person. For more information, visit https://bragg.armymwr.com/calendar/event/powerlifting-competition/1381076/17593.
Joint Special Operations 10K: The Joint Special Operations 10K has become a Fort Bragg tradition and will take place this year on Nov. 8. This run is for everyone; military, dependents, civilians, young folks, old folks. They welcome the whole Fort Bragg and surrounding communities to participate in this event. The course is all off-road and can be sandy, wet, muddy, even a dry spot or two. For more information, or to register for the event, visit www.active.com/fort-bragg-nc/running/distance-running-races/18th-annual-joint-special-operations-10k-2014.
Autumnfest 5k: The Autumnfest 5K Road Race takes place in beautiful downtown Southern Pines, North Carolina, Oct. 7, at 9 a.m. The race route runs through the historical downtown district and through horse country. After the race participants can enjoy live entertainment, food vendors and arts and crafts. Pre-Registered 5K race participants may pick up packets with their race numbers between 5:30 and 6:30 p.m., Oct. 6 or Oct. 7 between 7:30 and 8:30 a.m. at the registration table at the Picnic Shelter at Downtown Park in Southern Pines, North Carolina. To register, visit www.active.com and search “Autumnfest 5K.”
Fort Bragg 10 Miler: The 21st Annual Fort Bragg 10 Miler is a Fort Bragg Family and 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 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.