Kidsí Olympics: The Fort Bragg/Pope Armed Services YMCA will hold its annual Kidsí Olympics, Saturday.

The event will take place at the Polo Field, located on the corner of Knox and Randolph streets.

The $15 registration fee includes a Kidsí Olympics T-shirt and a participation medal.

Boys and girls will compete separately in age categories ranging from five to 12 years old.

Some of the featured events include sit-ups, push-ups, softball throw, jump rope and an obstacle course.

Womenís softball

The program, which is open to all military/government ID cardholders at no cost, will take place weekday evenings at various Fort Bragg fields.

For more information, visit or call 907-5417.


The walk/run is open to all military/government ID cardholders and their Families.

Strollers and dogs are welcome. Prizes will be given away. Wellness and healthy living vendors will be on hand.

For more information, visit or call 396-1217.

Swim camps

All swimmers must be registered with Child, Youth and School Services prior to enrollment in swim sessions. Enrollment will take place at CYSS locations and CYSS online at

The swim sessions will be held at Tolson, Pope and Normandy pools, and will run through Aug. 16.

For more information, visit or call 643-8533.

Wife carrying

The championship is an annual event on the installation and is open to all military ID cardholders who are 18 and older.

Softball tournament

Play will take place at the C.S. Faircloth Memorial Park softball complex, located at 12878 C.S. Faircloth Road.

Entry fee is $325. All active-duty, retired, National Guard, reservists,† dependents of Armed Forces personnel or government service employees are eligible to play.

For more information or for entry, visit, call Beckie Smith at 531-3340 or call SSAA at 888-531-7722.