Sports in the community

February 24, 2013 

BASEBALL

8U Travel Baseball Team: Players are needed to participate in local tournaments. Practice is in Cayce and Lexington. Call Robert Campbell, (803) 920-4198

CYCLING

Group rides: 5:15 p.m. Wednesday at Outspokin’ Bicycles, 3223 Devine St. and City Roots Farm, 1005 Airport Blvd. Meet at 5 p.m. so the rides may start at 5:15. Arrive at the Publick House, 2307 Devine St., for Handlebar Happy Hour, 5:30-7:30 p.m. palmettoconservation.org

GOLF

Winter Youth Golf Tour: The Irmo Chapin Recreation Commission’s Winter Youth Golf Tour concludes today. Open to junior golfers ages 7-18 of all skill levels. (803) 772-3336; (803) 345-6181; (803) 781-2063

MISCELLANEOUS

Ultimate Frisbee: Recreational coed league for all experience levels ages 16 and older. columbiaultimate.org

RUNNING/WALKING

10th annual March for Meals 5K run and walk: 6:15 a.m. checkin, 7:30 a.m. race starts Saturday at Riverbanks Zoo and Garden, 500 Wildlife Park. Proceeds benefit Senior Resources’ Meals on Wheels. $30 for adult runners, $25 for adult walker and $15 for children 12 and under. (803) 252-7734; www.seniorresourcesinc.org

The Color Run: The largest 5K paint event in the world debuts in Columbia Saturday. The course begins and ends in Finlay Park. Proceeds benefit Historic Columbia Foundation and Girls on the Run. For more information and to register, visit www.thecolorrun.com

TRACK

2013 Youth Track Club Program: Sponsored by the Richland County Recreation Commission Athletic Department. Register by Thursday. Practices begin in March; eight locations. Open to boys and girls, ages 7-14. Cost is $50 per child. (803) 754-6720, ext. 243

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