Participants, July 6

July 6, 2014 

The Columbia Marathon



Youth Quarterback Training Camp: Hosted by QB1 Performance, 9 a.m.-noon July 19 at Blythewood High, 10901 Wilson Blvd., Blythewood. Cost is $50 and includes Performance shirt. (803) 414-3747;


Girls Golf League: Inaugural season of the Carolina Girls Golf Developmental League will begin in July. Participants will learn while playing on the course. Open to girls ages 6-18 of all skill levels. Cobblestone Park Golf Club, 280 University Pkwy., Blythewood, will host. (803) 781-1300


S.C. Peach Festival Road Race: 5K Run/Walk, 10K Run and Kids Run, beginning at 7:30 a.m. July 19 at Limestone College Timken Center Gymnasium, O’Neal at Griffith Street, Gaffney. Registration is $10-$25.;

Tom Hoskins Memorial Sprint Triathlon: July 26 at the NorthWest Family YMCA, 1501 Kennerly Road, Irmo. This triathlon and duathlon includes a 350-yard swim in an indoor pool, a 13-mile bike race and a 5K ending at the Y’s Splash Pad.

2014 Junior Achievement 5K: 7:30 a.m. Aug. 23, beginning and ending at Duncan and Maple streets in Shandon. Cost is $25 through Aug. 15 (T-shirt guaranteed); $30 after Aug. 16. Proceeds benefit Junior Achievement of Central South Carolina. Register at (803) 252-1974;


SOAR Youth Summer Soccer: Co-ed youth soccer (ages 5-17) through July 31 at SOAR, 5637 Bush River Road. Technical training sessions on Tuesday nights and open play games on Thursday nights. Register at

Mark Berson’s Carolina Soccer Camp: Boys’ camps are available for various ages throughout the summer. For details, visit


Maxcy Gregg Swimming Pool: The Maxcy Gregg Swimming Pool, 1651 Park Circle, has opened for the summer. Hours are 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturdays, 2-6 p.m. Sundays and 1-7 p.m. Mondays-Fridays. Cost is $3 per visit for age 12 and younger, and $4 for age 13 and older. Seasonal passes are $80 for age 12 and younger, and $120 for age 13 and older. (803) 545-3100

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