This is a list of central San Joaquin Valley recreational opportunities and announcements. Submit items using the website planitfresno.com. Listings will appear online and also be used as space permits in the weekly calendars in The Bee. Information must be submitted online. It will not be taken over the telephone or off news releases that are faxed or emailed. If you need assistance, contact Anita Talley at (559) 441-6356.
Fresno Force Spring/Summer Tryouts: noon-3 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. Ages 12U. Tice Park. 381-3664, fresnoforce.com.
Fresno State Camps: High School Showcase Camp, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Dec. 17-18, grades 9-12; Junior Bulldog Camp, 9 a.m.- 2 p.m. Dec. 27-30, ages 6-12, 278-2178, www.gobulldogs.com.
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Reedley College Central Valley Coaches Clinic: Dec. 17, 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. at Reedley College Dining Hall. Instructors include Reedley College coach Steve Pearse, Cal State Fullerton coach Rick Vanderhook, former Fresno State coach Bob Bennett, Buchanan High coach Tom Donald, major-leaguer Jason Donald and former pro Josh Labandeira. $75. 638-0394.
Central Cal Ripken, Early Registration: noon-2 p.m. Dec. 17. Polk Elementary. Ages 4-12. wwwcycrl.org.
Free Camps: Christmas camp, grades 7-12, (888) 831-9242, www.advanceddiamondperformance.com.
Fall Training Program: September-January, grades 7-12, $300, (888) 831-9242 or www.advanceddiamondperformance.com.
Team training: Plyometric, core and strength and conditioning training. 761-9421.
Sunnyside Little Wildcats Camp: 8 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturdays Jan. 21-Feb. 18, boys and girls grades K-8, $50-$60, Sunnyside High School, 681-9227.
Future Aztecs Winter Clinic: 8-9:30 a.m. grades K-4, 10-11:30 grades 5-8, Dec. 30, Farmersville High Gym, $10, 285-4846.
Terrio Edge Elite Individual and Team Training: Appointment only. Boys and girls all ages. 759-0600.
Washington Little Panthers Camp: 10-11 a.m. grades K-4, 11 a.m.-noon grades 5-8 Jan. 28, Feb. 4, 11, and 18. High schools south gym. 485-8805, email@example.com. $25.
Winter Bowl: Dec. 26-28. Regional Sports Complex, 1707 W. Jensen. Flag football for men, women, high school boys divisions. Free registration. Cash prizes. Deadline Dec. 22. Seng Yang 251-0008 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Third annual Jerry Heard Tournament: Dec. 19. Visalia Country Club. Ages 7-17. $30 per player, which includes lunch and prizes. Scholarships, by request, available for entry-fee waiver. Northern California Junior Golf Association members also may enter online. Visalia Country Club Golf Shop, 734-1458.
West Clovis Judo Club seeks members: 7-9 p.m. Tuesdays, Thursdays. Kastner Intermediate. 434-3459, jtakedachukajudo.org.
Clovis Judo welcoming members: 7-8:30 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays. Alta Sierra Intermediate. 299-3739.
Japan Ways Traditional Karate welcoming members: Mondays-Saturdays. Beginner, intermediate and advanced. 432-7817, japanways.com. $50 per month.centralvalleyaikido.com, email@example.com or 436-1791.
Karazenpo Karate: 6:30-8:30 p.m. Tuesdays. 225-2199, karazenpofresno.org. $25 per month, $10 additional family member.
Fresno Pétanque Club: Game days 1 p.m. Wednesdays, 10 a.m. Sundays and 5 p.m. Tuesdays. Cary Park, 4750 N. Fresno St. Beginners welcome. 431-5944, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Pickleball: Players of all ages, skills. 834-2688.
Central California Lacrosse Club: 9:30 a.m.-noon Saturdays. Men's club seeks players. San Gabriel Park, Clovis. 388-4428, email@example.com.
Tulare County Trap Club/ Shooting: 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Sundays. Trap, wobble trap and/or skeet. 772-2334.
Lawn bowling: Free lessons. Winter hours, noon Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays through April. Holmes Playground. 587-1510, 222-4124.
Aerobic kickboxing: 8-9 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays, 14 and older, Clovis Area Recreation, 3495 S. Clovis Ave. 324-2780. $30.
Fresno State Winter ID Camp: 9:30-11 a.m. Session I and 2-4 p.m. Session 2 Sunday. Fresno State soccer field. 389-1859, firstname.lastname@example.org. $50 for two sessions.
Fresno State Winter Day Camps: Young Dogs Day Camp, 9 a.m.-noon Dec. 26-28 for ages 4-11, $99; Youth Development, 1-4 p.m. Dec. 26-28 for ages 10-14, $99 and Youth Goalkeeper, Dec. 26-28 for ages 8-14, $60. 278-6253, email@example.com.
Christmas Break Speed & Agility Camp: Through Jan. 17, Fresno Indoor Soccer, 5075 N. Cedar Ave., 228-3278 or www.sports-speed.com.
NSA Toys 4 Tots Tournament: Saturday and Sunday. Men's and coed, Prosperity Park, Tulare. 269-7820, 284-7041, $160 plus $25 NAS fee, also one new toy.
Central California Krush fast-pitch tryouts: 10 a.m. 16U, 12U and 10U and 1 p.m. 18 Gold, 18U and 14U Saturday and Sunday. Central High, East Campus, 281-2324, 681-4535.
Clovis Rockets fast-pitch tryouts: 9:30 a.m. 18U, 14U, 10U and 12:30 p.m. 16U and 12U, Dec. 17-18, Buchanan Softball Complex, 978-1556, 978-1560, www.clovisrockets.org.
Madera Destroyers youth girls fast-pitch tryouts: 10U ages (9-10) and 12U ages (11-13). Lions Town and Country Park, Madera. 363-6035.
Free Beginning Junior Program: 4-5 p.m. Wednesday. Sierra Sport & Racquet Club. 906-9185.
Bullard Winter Junior Camp: 10-11:30 a.m., Tuesday-Thursday, Dec. 27-Jan. 12, Bullard High tennis courts, 908-4067, $55.
USTA NorCal Juniors: Tuesdays and Thursdays, six weeks. Ages 6-12. Sunnyside Health & Tennis Club. 251-0800. firstname.lastname@example.org. $75.
TRACK AND FIELD
Coaching school: Saturday and Sunday. USA Track & Field coaching education Level 1 School. Clovis West High. Registration $150; $65 for alumni coaches. Must be USATF member. School directors Dave Shrock, (209) 575-3034 or email@example.com, and Martin Palavicini, firstname.lastname@example.org; or visit usatf.org/groups/Coaches/education