- Forest Grove News-Times - Sports
Viking Vengeance, Legends Golf Tournament, Sunset Grove Ladies Golf Club
forest grove will host 5k run/walk
The Forest Grove cross country program will be hosting a twilight run/walk event on Thursday, July 28.
The annual Viking Vengeance will include a 5K run and walk with a free .45-mile kids' run. The course starts at Forest Grove High School and follows a flat route of mostly roads and sidewalk.
Pre-registration will cost $15, while day-of-event registration will be $20. A gift T-shirt is available for an additional $15. An awards ceremony will follow the race with ribbons awarded in five-year age divisions.
Registration materials are available online at www.active.com/running/forest-grove-or/viking-vengeance-5K-walkrun-2011.
For more information, contact Sue Fleskes at 503-313-4024 or Ralph Brown at 503-357-2075.
One Last chance for Legends golf tournament slots
This weekend's 2011 Pacific University Legends Golf Classic, hosted by the KISS lead guitarist and Pacific University trustee Tommy Thayer, is sold out, but there's still a chance for local golfers to hit the links with some celebrities.
A total of six playing spots for Monday's tournament are being auctioned off this week by News Radio 1190 KEX and 105.9 The Brew, with proceeds benefiting Pacific athletics. For more information on the auction, please visit www.1190kex.com or www.1059thebrew.com.
In addition, supporters can also participate in the tournament at Aloha's Reserve Vineyards and Golf Club by purchasing a chance in a golf ball drop. For just $20 per ball, you could have a chance to win at least half of the money raised from golf ball sales up to $2,500. The golf ball drop takes places on Mon., Aug. 1, and you need not be present to win.
For more information on the golf ball drop as well as details on this year's Pacific University Legends Golf Classic, including celebrity biographies and sponsorship details, please visit www.pacificlegendsgolf.com.
sunset grove ladies golf club
Sunset Grove Ladies Golf Club welcomes women golfers of all abilities over the age of 18. Members will be able to play with the club on their Wednesday morning and Tuesday evening play days, attend club meetings and luncheons and the Annual Fall Banquet. They may also choose to play in Invitational Tournaments sponsored by other women's golf clubs.
In addition to regular play days, SGLG club holds a Spring Kickoff in April, a Spring Tournament in May and the Club Champion-ship in September. Every year on the first Wednesday of August SGLG club hosts one of the best Invitational Tournaments in the Northwest.
Annual membership dues are $50. Green fees are $9 for seniors (62 and over) and $11 for all others. Members must be 18 years or older.
For more information, please contact Susan Hay at 503-590-4925.
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