Recreation Calendar

Recreation calendar for March 2

Pickleball is a hybrid of tennis, badminton and ping pong. The game is popular among older athletes, because it features less movement and thus strain on body joints.
Pickleball is a hybrid of tennis, badminton and ping pong. The game is popular among older athletes, because it features less movement and thus strain on body joints. Fresno Bee Staff Photo

Central San Joaquin Valley recreational announcements. Submit items at planitfresno.com. All numbers in the 559 area code unless noted.

BASEBALL

T-Ball League: Ages 3-7, Saturdays, March 12-May 7, Northside Christian Church, 2709 E. Nees Ave., 323-9675, $80.

GOLF

Central Valley Junior Golf tournament: Noon March 6, Pheasant Run Golf Club, Chowchilla, 269-6369, cvjrgolf.com. Ages 9-18, parents may caddie. Nine holes, stroke play.

MARTIAL ARTS

West Clovis Judo Club: 7-9 p.m. Tuesdays, Thursdays. Kastner Intermediate. 434-3459, jtakeda@chukajudo.org.

Clovis Judo: 7-8:30 p.m. Mondays, Wednesdays. Alta Sierra Intermediate. 299-3739.

Japan Ways traditional karate: Mondays-Saturdays. Beginner, intermediate, advanced. 432-7817, japanways.com.

Karazenpo karate: 6:30-8:30 p.m. Tuesdays. 225-2199, karazenpofresno.org. $25 monthly.

MISCELLANEOUS

Gymnastics Beat: Open Explore 10-11 a.m. Fridays, ages 5 and younger, $3 members, $5 non-members, 5620 W. Barstow Ave., 271-9400.

Lawn bowling: Free lessons. Noon Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays. Holmes Playground. 587-1510, 222-4124.

Ice skating: Call for schedule. Gateway Ice Center, 2473 N. Marks Ave., 277-2233, gatewayicecenter.com, $4-$7.50.

Tulare County Trap Club/Shooting: 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Sundays. 772-2334.

7 Hours on the Razor: Benefits Central California Adaptive Sports Center, March 6. China Peak, 59265 Highway 168, Lakeshore, 593-2504, 7hours.dojiggy.com, $20-$40.

Park City Ski Trip, hosted by the Fresno Ski Club: March 5, 270-7447, www.fresnoskiclub.com.

PICKLEBALL

Pickleball: All ages, skills welcome. 834-2688.

City of Visalia league: 8-9 a.m. Saturdays, 18 and older at Plaza Park. $35. 713-4365, jcoyne@ci.visalia.ca.us.

RUGBY

Central Valley Rugby Foundation: U10, U12, U14 teams in Fresno and Clovis. 225-9283, centralcaliforniarugbyfoundation.com/.

Clovis Rugby Club: 5:30-7:30 p.m. Mondays, Wednesdays through May. Bicentennial Park, Clovis. 322-9160.

RUN/WALK

Blossom Trail Run: 2-mile run/walk, 10K run and walk, kids runs, 7 a.m. March 5, downtown Sanger, Seventh and N streets, 275-6318, ci.sanger.ca.us/parksrec15btr.asp, $5-$40.

End of the Trail half-marathon and 10K: 6:30 a.m. March 12, downtown Visalia, 315 E. Main St., runsignup.com/Race/CA/Visalia/EndoftheTrailHalfMarathon10k, $35-$55.

Fresno Urban Run: 8 a.m. March 13, Chukchansi Park, 1800 Tulare St., runsignup.com/Race/CA/Fresno/FresnoUrbanRun, $40.

Alzheimer’s Awareness Walk/Run: 5K, 2-mile walk/run, 9 a.m.-noon March 19, Woodward Park, 7775 N. Friant Road, 970-9769, $25, $10 students.

Madera Second Wind 5K: 8 a.m. March 19, Madera Speedway, 1850 W. Cleveland Ave., Madera, runsignup.com/Race/Events/CA/Madera/SecondWind5k, $25-$30.

Giving Trail 10K Memorial Run: 8 a.m. March 20, 32249 Brahman Court, Raymond, runsignup.com/Race/CA/Raymond/TheGivingTrail10KMemorialRun, $55.

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