Hitting/Fielding Clinics

At Brewer, WIN Athletic Training Center, youth baseball hitting and fielding clinics Sundays, 3-4 p.m. for hitting and 4-5 p.m. for fielding, $15 per session, call 561-9561, visit

Baseball Fantasy Trip

Eighth Baseball Fantasy Trip sponsored by Alfond Youth Center in Waterville, July 28-Aug. 1, limited to 40 people, activities include: July 28, Arizona at Philadelphia; July 29, Atlanta at Washington; July 30, Arizona at Mets; July 31, Baseball Hall of Fame; Aug. 1, Detroit at Boston; $795 per person includes everything except supper, registration fee $195, contact Vaughn Clark at 873-0684 ext. 221

July 25-31

At Bangor, Husson University Summer Baseball Camps, day camp July 25-28, overnight camp July 28-31, for more information contact Jason Harvey at or call 992-4948

Belfast Merchants

At Belfast, the Belfast Merchants seek baseball games, will take on all challengers, call 338-3236 or 505-5933


July 6-9

At Stacyville, Katahdin High School basketball game, at Katahdin High School, open to boys and girls, grades 5-6 8:30-10:30 a.m., grades 7-9 10:30-12:30, $30 per person, contact Phil Faulkner 463-2518

Bangor Hoop Camp

At Bangor, Bangor Hoop Camp at Bangor High School, July 5-23; boys entering grades 3-4 (9-11 a.m. at Doughty Middle School), grades 5-7 (12:30-2:30 p.m.), grades 8-12 (2:30-4:30 p.m.), and girls entering grades 1-6 (8:30-10:30 a.m.), grades 7-12 (10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.), $65 per person per week, $195 for three weeks, need-based scholarships available, for more info contact Roger Reed at 848-5136, Tom Tennett at 942-9665 or Katie Herbine at 624-1476

MBR Summer Series

At South Portland, MBR Summer Series at Southern Maine Community College, boys grades 7-11, girls grades 8-11, junior high, high school, travel, YBOA and AAU teams welcome, $75 per game, for more info contact Tom Nolette at 210-1823 or

Next Level Basketball Camp

At Waterville, Next Level Basketball Camp at Colby College, premier girls camp directed by Vermont coach Lori Gear McBride, overnight camp July 11-15; Bitty Ballers day camp July 6-9 open to boys and girls ages 5-8; overnight camp $475, team camp $200, bitty ballers $100; call 512-2671 or visit

Hoop Mountain Girls Camps

At Pomfret, Conn., Hoop Mountain New England Girls Basketball Camps, Middle School Development week July 7-10, Point Guard, Post and Scoring/Shooting Camp July 10-11, High School Instructional/Exposure Camp July 11-14, $495 per person, for more information or to register visit

USM Girls SWISH Camp

At Gorham, Girls SWISH Camp at the University of Southern Maine, July 11-15, girls entering grades 6-12, $430 overnight and $365 commuting, for more info, call 780-5514 or email

Bronco Basketball Camp

At Hampden, Bronco Basketball Camp, July 12-15 at Hampden Academy gym, boys entering grades 3-8, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. daily, $100, for more information contact Russ Bartlett at 570-1976

Hurricane Drills and Skills

At Camden, Hurricane Drills and Skills Basketball Clinic, Tuesdays and Wednesdays July 13-Aug. 11, boys and girls grades 5-8, at Camden Middle School, 5-7 p.m., $50 fee includes T-shirt, for more information contact Bill at 322-8126 or email

USM Boys SWISH Day Camp

At Gorham, Boys SWISH Day Camp at the University of Southern Maine, July 19-23, boys entering grades 3-8, $185, for more information, call 780-5514 or

Jason Otter Camp

At Orono, two-day, shooting and elite guard camps, youths grades 6-over, July 24-27,, call Bill Libby at 866-4124

Northeast Basketball School

At Castine, Maine Maritime Academy, Northeast Basketball School Overnight Camp, boys and girls grades 3-12, July 25-29, for more info contact Warren Caruso at 990-3830 or 941-7112 or email

USM Girls SWISH Day Camp

At Gorham, Girls SWISH Day Camp at the University of Southern Maine, July 26-30, girls entering grades 3-8, $185, for more information, call 780-5514 or

All Sports Overnight Camp

At Bangor, Husson All Sports Overnight Camp, Aug. 1-5, boys and girls grades 3-8, for more info contact Warren Caruso at 990-3830 or 941-7112 or email

Husson Hoops Day Camp

At Bangor, Husson Hoops Day Camp, Aug. 9-13, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., boys and girls grades 3-8, for more info contact Warren Caruso at 990-3830 or 941-7112 or email

Canoe racing

Saturday, July 3

At West Forks, Maine ACA New England Whitewater Championship, Lower Dead River, 11 a.m., starts at gravel pit, finishes at Webb’s Campground, helmets required, register by 10 a.m., contact Clayton Cole, 285-7356 or

At Wiscasset, Sheepscot River Race, Wiscasset boat launch, 4 p.m., 6 miles, registration at 8:30 a.m., $15 per person, for more info contact Scott Shea at 865-4189 or

Sunday, July 4

At Sebec Village, Sebec Lake Race, roughly 10:30 a.m. start, 4-mile or 8-mile course, $10-15 fee near bridge, call Peter Wright at 368-2140, visit www.trcmaine.ord/sebec4th

Thursday, July 8

At Orono, FW Series No. 3, C-1 emphasis, Stillwater River race, 6:30 p.m. start at Brown’s Beach on Bennoch Rd., donations accepted, contact Jeff Owen at 866-2348 or

Sunday, July 11

At Durham, Chief Worumbo’s Androscoggin Fun River Race, 11 a.m. start at Durham Boat Launch on Route 136, flat water, 6-mile race, registration at 9 a.m., $15 per person, call 782-2302 or email

Thursday, July 15

At Skowhegan, Southside Tavern Sundowner, 6 p.m. start, flat water, 8 miles, FW Series No. 4, C-2 emphasis, registration 4:30-5:30 p.m., donations accepted, contact John Alsop at

Saturday, July 17

At Fort Fairfield, Fort Fairfield Regatta at Forbes Gravel Pit on Route 161, 6 miles north of Fort Fairfield, flat water, 6 miles, $10 per person, registration 3-4:30 p.m., call Tom Towle at 472-3882

At Yarmouth, Yarmouth Clam Festival Race, 11 a.m., 6 miles, registration from 9:30-10:30 a.m., $15 pre-registration, $20 race day, for more information call 846-3082

Thursday, July 22

At Orono, Stillwater River Race, 6:30 p.m., flat-water training and fun race, donations accepted, for more information contact Jeff Owen at 866-2348

Sunday, July 25

At Camden, Megunticook Lake Race, 10 a.m., 5.5 miles, $10 per person, 8:30 a.m. registration, for more information contact Beth Ward at 236-3438 or

Sunday, Aug. 1

At Princeton, West Grand Lake Race, various starts between 11 and 11:30 a.m., $15-25 registration from 9-10:30 a.m., for more information contact Mark Berry at 796-2100 or email

Thursday, Aug. 5

At Waterville, Messalonskee Stream, flat water training and fun race, 6:30 p.m. start, FW Series No. 6, donation accepted, call Don Wescott at 547-3594

Saturday, Aug. 7

At Medway, Wooden Canoe Festival on East Branch of Penobscot River, whitewater, registration 8-9 a.m., $10, starts at 10 a.m., call Brenda Wheaton at 723-4443 or, visit

Thursday, Aug. 12

At Brunswick, Androscoggin River flat water group training
and fun race, FW Series No. 7, 6:30 p.m. at Water Street Boat Landing, donation accepted, email Laurie Stearns at

Sunday, Aug. 15

At Brunswick, Androscoggin Hand-Powered Regatta, flat water at Water Street Boat Landing, registration at 8 a.m., race at 9 a.m., call Alice Andrenyak at 729-6313

Thursday, Aug. 19

At Orono, Stillwater River, flat water, FW Series No. 8, C-1 emphasis, 6:30 p.m. start at Brown’s Beach on Bennoch Road, donations accepted, call Jeff Owen at 866-2348 or email

Saturday, Aug. 21

At Verona, Tour de Verona, flat water, 11 miles, registration at 10:30 a.m. at Verona Island Boat Launch, noon start, $10 per paddler, call Earl Baldwin Jr. at 825-4439

Saturday, Sept. 11

At Brewer, Ebb Tide Marathon, flat water, 11 miles, registration at 10:30 a.m. at Brewer boat launch, $10 per paddler, starts at noon, call Earl Baldwin Jr. at 825-4439

Sunday, Oct. 10

At Bar Harbor, War Canoe Race at Long Pond, flat water, registration 10:30-11:30 a.m., $20 includes all-you-can-eat barbecue at Atlantic Brewing Company, noon start, call Tammy Kelly at 667-3947 or email


July 29-21

At Dover-Foxcroft, Cheer Camp at Foxcroft Academy, open to grades K-8, Christina Marsh, Angela Pearl of the UMaine cheering team will coach, register by June 13, call Christina Marsh at 717-2166 or Angela Pearl 991-1155


Saturday, July 24

At Rockland, Bicycle Coalition of Maine’s 9th annual Maine Lobster Ride and Roll at Rockland High School, 16, 30, 50 or 100 miles, staggered starts beginning at 8 a.m., lobster roll lunch with tuna and veggie options, preregistration until July 16 is $85, $20 discount for coalition members; ages 12-17 is $25, 12 and under free, visit or call 623-4511

Field Hockey

July 19-23

At Newport, Academy International hosting field hockey training camp at Nokomis High School, coaches from Holland and England, training for beginners to advanced, middle school and high school players welcome, register at or call 1-888-529-3827


Eastern Football League

Eastern Football League is seeking business/football-minded individuals to organize a team in the Bangor area for the 2010 season, serious individuals only, full-contact football, ages 18 and up, AAA-level league with a new A-level division, maximum 60 players on AAA team, 30 players on A-level team, games begin in July for AAA, August for A; contact Peter Vorias at 229-9950, Bob Kalinyak at 15-8921, Peter O’Kane at 617-922-3275 or Derek Wright at 617-438-1440

July 26-29

At Millinocket, noncontact football clinic, Stearns coaching staff and area coaches, 5-7 p.m., for students entering grades 6-12, focus on fundamentals of football, participants divided into groups based on age, ability and position; for more info, contact East Millinocket Recreation Dept. at 746-3553.


Ladies Twilight League

At Trenton, Bar Harbor Golf Course ladies twilight league, every Tuesday until the fall, week-by-week signup, all skill levels welcome, for more information contact Sally Hutchins at 610-1975 or Donna Jancewicz at 422-3069

Men’s League

At Holden, Traditions Golf Club, Men’s Golf League Thursdays, 8:30 a.m., through the fall, those wanting to participate call 989-9909

Women’s Instruction

At Holden, Traditions Golf Club, women’s instructional programs, Wednesdays 6-7 p.m., $8 per session, through the summer starting June 2, call 989-9909

Traditions Junior Program

At Holden, summer junior golf clinic, Fridays through Aug. 6, starts June 25, one-hour sessions between 9 a.m. and noon in three age groups, call 989-9909

Saturday, July 10

At Old Town, 10th annual Friends of Old Town Hockey Scramble, at Hidden Meadows, 7:15 a.m. registration, 8 a.m. shotgun start, $50 per player, $200 for foursomes, carts guaranteed for players paid by June 30, call Chuck Pinkham at 522-8222 or Joe Perdue at 827-4779

Monday, July 12

At Belgrade Lakes, Maine State Chapter of National Football Foundation 11th annual tournament at Belgrade Lakes Golf Club, 1 p.m. shotgun start, four-man scramble, $100 fee includes greens fees, cart, prizes, refreshments and membership in the National Football Foundation, call Chapter President Howard Vandersea at 729-4210 or email

July 23-24

At Charleston, Rick Hughes Memorial Tournament, at Whitetail GC, tee times 7 a.m.-4 p.m. Friday, shotgun start 8 a.m. Saturday, 18 holes, 4-person scramble, $30 per person, call 285-7730

Sunday, Aug. 8

At Winterport, Applebee’s 3rd annual golf tournament to benefit Shriner’s Hospitals for Children, at Streamside Golf Course, 9 a.m. start, four-person scramble, $220 per team or $55 per person, 18 holes with cart, lunch, contests, prizes, call Tracy Gran Jr. at 570-2792 or Streamside GC at 223-9009

    Pine Tree Lacrosse Camp

At Raymond, Pine Tree Lacrosse Camp, July 24-29, coached by Windham High School lacrosse coach Chris Shorr, $495 team rate (3 or more campers from same school or club), $550 regular, $600 after June 15, $495 for any camper who attended Chris’s Windham Rec. Clinic, for more information call 725-0062 or


Summer Camps

At Bangor, Bangor Parks and Rec. is accepting full summer and weekly registrations for summer day camps, at Fairmount School for grades 3-6, at 14th Street School for grades K-2, half-day camp at Downeast School, noon-5 p.m., for grades K-3, Bangor residents sign up now, nonresidents may register starting May 17, call 992-4490 or visit

Summer Kids Camp

At Raymond, summer camp for children entering grades 3-10, dodgeball and other games, beach and swimming, other activities, visit or call 725-0062

Road racing

Saturday, July 3

At Stonington, Stonington Six road race, starts Deer Isle-Stonington Independence Day activities, 10K run, 1.4-mile run and walk and noncompetitive walk, walkers start at 7:30 a.m., runners at 8 a.m., registration at 6:30 a.m. at the Island Community Center, call 367-2735

Sunday, July 4

At Winthrop, Friends on the 4th 5K, 8 a.m. start at Norcross Point, 7:30 a.m. race day registration, $23 entry fee, for more information contact Bob Moore at 621-4100 or email

At Brewer, Walter Hunt 4th of July 3000 Meters, 8:15 a.m. registration at Brewer Auditorium, 10:45 a.m. start, $10 or $30 for a family of four or more

At Sebec Village, Sebec Reading Room 4th of July 5K, 8 a.m. start, $10 entry fee, contact Shawn Keenan at

Monday, July 5

At Eastport, Charles E. Davis 41st annual Perry to Eastport 7-mile memorial road race and 4-mile walk, registration 7:30-8:30 a.m., at Shead High gym, race starts at 9 a.m. at Perry Corner-Route 190 to Water Street, transportation provided, walkers start on Carlow Island to Water Street, $14, call John Marshall at 853-0965

Saturday, July 10

At Winslow, Summer Heat 5K Trail Run, 8:30 a.m. start behind Winslow High School, $15 preregistration, $20 race day, for more information email cbertol or call Chris at 872-7291

Sunday, July 11

At Oakland, PFBF CPA’s Half Marathon & 5K, 8 a.m. start, $25 entry fee, 7 a.m. registration, for more info visit or call 873-1603

At Tremont, Flamingo 4-Miler and Fun Run, 7 a.m. registration, 8:30 a.m. start, $15 entry fee, contact Suzanne Bracy at or 244-3713 ex. 101

Saturday, July 17

At Hermon, Danforth’s to Dysart’s 5K, 9 a.m. start at Hermon High School, $15 entry fee, 7 a.m. registration, for more information contact Riley Donovan at 615-1151 or email

At Hallowell, Old Hallowell Day 5K, 7:30 a.m. start near Kennebec River boat landing, 6 a.m. registration, $15 registration fee, to register online visit

Sunday, July 18

At Lincoln, Sprint for Life 5K, 7 a.m. registration, 8 a.m. start at the Penobscot Valley Hospital Rehabilitation and Wellness Center, $5 donation recommended

Saturday, July 24

At Bucksport, Bucksport Bay Festival 5K, 7 a.m. registration at the Verso Paper Fitness Center, 8 a.m. start, pre-registration $9, race day $10

Saturday, July 31

At Boothbay Harbor, Boothbay Harbor Lobster Roll 5K, 9 a.m. start at Boothbay Region High School, contact Nick Scott at 441-5158 or

Saturday, Aug. 7

At Calais, Johnson’s True Value 5-Mile Race, 9 a.m. start from Calais Main Street Park, all runners must show passport, preregister ($10) by mail, at City Hall or by emailing, late registrations ($20) only accepted 7-8 a.m. on race day

Saturday, Aug. 14

At Birch Harbor, George Schaefer Memorial 5K Road Race, in conjunction with the Winter Harbor Lobster Festival, 8:30 a.m. start, 7 a.m. registration, for more information or to register contact Becky O’Keefe at 669-2187 or register at


Acadian Running Camp

At Bar Harbor, Acadian Running Camp, July 25-28, for high school and college-bound runners, register online at

YMCA Running Course

At Bar Harbor, MDI YMCA summer running course to develop proper running skills, Tuesdays and Thursdays from 5:30-6:30 p.m., contact Becky Carroll at 288-3511 or email


Friday, Aug. 20

At Bangor, fourth annual Bangor High girls soccer alumnae game, current varsity team against alumnae, at Bangor High field, 6 p.m. started in memory of Bangor alum Danielle Marie Thompson (Class of 2003), admission free but donations go to Danielle Marie Thompson Scholarship Fund, which benefits soccer players, alumnae who wish to participate must register by Aug. 19, $20 fee will include a T-shirt and benefit scholarship fund, for more info, contact Pam Tweedie at 947-7245 or by email at


Hitting/Fielding Clinics

At Brewer, WIN Athletic Training Center, youth softball hitting and fielding clinics Sundays, 5-6 p.m. for hitting and 6-7 p.m. for fielding, $15 per session, call 561-9561, visit

Fast-Pitch Softball League

At Old Town, seeking teams or individuals to form a women’s open fast-pitch softball league to play in Old Town and/or Brewer, open to all ages, the league will go 6-7 weeks with one game played a week, those interested should contact Clint Higgins at 745-9239 or email

Co-Ed Tournament

North American Co-ed Softball Tournament, July 10-11, double elimination, six men and four women, $150 fee, call Bob O’Donnell at 217-1318

Softball Summer Camps

At Orono, University of Maine Softball Summer Camps; Skills Day Camp, July 12-15, 11 years and under, $185; Skills Camp, July 11-15, 12 years and over, commuter $260, overnight $360; High School Camp, July 18-22, commuter $260, overnight $360; led by head coach Deb Smith and assistant coach Linnea Utecht, visit for brochure, call 581-4509 or email

Adult Co-Ed Tournaments

At Old Town, Old Town Orono YMCA adult co-ed softball tournaments, Aug. 7 and Sept. 18, $140 per team, call Brian Pordon at 827-9622 or email


Drop In Swim Lessons

At Bar Harbor, MDI YMCA drop in swimming lessons, for adults or children, $10 for one half-hour lesson, Fridays 9-9:30 a.m. or 9:30-10 a.m., for more info contact Mark Schoon at 288-3511 or email


July 9-11

At Portland, MTA Championships at Waynflete Sports Complex, men’s and women’s open singles and doubles, players of all ages and abilities are welcome, for more information contact Don Atkinson at 772-7350 or email

July 16-18

At Yarmouth, Betty Blakeman Memorial Tennis Tournament, Yarmouth High School courts, men’s and women’s open singles and doubles, entry deadline July 14, for more info contact Don Atkinson at 772-7350 or

40/15 Youth Clinics

At Deer Isle and Blue Hill, 40/15 Tennis Youth Clinics, two separate programs available in Deer Isle and Blue Hill, for more info contact Kristin Eberdt (Deer Isle) at 367-5858, Mark Messer (Blue Hill) at 348-6428 or John Ruger (Blue Hill) at 374-2154

Track and Field

Youth Programs

At Fort Kent, Fort Kent Community High School, Hershey’s Track and Field Games, boys and girls ages 9-14, compete in three age categories, practices held, call 834-3730

Youth Track Club

At Bangor, Brewer Parks and Recreation Youth Track Club, June 28-Aug. 14 at Cameron Stadium, ages 6-14, practices will be Monday and Tuesday from 5:30-7 p.m., athletes will have the opportunity to compete with track clubs from the surrounding area, Brewer residents $55, nonresidents $65, for more information contact the Parks and Rec. department at 989-5199