Husson Coed Camp

At Bangor, Husson University’s Newman Gym, coed basketball camp, grades 3-8, week 1 (July 29-Aug. 2), week 2 (Aug. 5-9), 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., $250, for info contact men’s basketball coach Warren Caruso,

UMaine girls summer camps

At Orono, University of Maine, UMaine women’s basketball program is hosting a girls summer camps in July, open girls entering grades 3-8, session is July 29-Aug. 2, Monday-Friday, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., $195 per person; space limited to 60 per session; players should bring lunch or money to purchase lunch at the Memorial Union Market Place; for more info visit the UMaine athletics website at


Saturday, July 27

At Island Falls, Birch Point Campground, Pleasant Lake, the Island Falls Lakes Association is sponsoring its 10th annual Canoe/Kayak Races to begin at 10 a.m. on Saturday, July 27, categories at all levels of age and ability, registration takes place 9-9:45 a.m., $10 per person; Southern Aroostook Community School Dollars for Scholars is grilling hot dogs, IFLA Board members are asked to bring a dessert to share, proceeds benefit Dollars for Scholars program.

Sunday, Aug. 4

At Grand Lake Stream, Grand Lake Lodge, ninth annual West Grand Lake race, with courses of 12, 6, or 4 miles, and a shorter race for kids; all courses start and finish in the village of Grand Lake Stream and are round trips around islands in West Grand Lake; registration is from 9:15 to 10:15 a.m. at the boat landing at the west side of the Grand Lake Stream dam on Shaw Street in Grand Lake Stream, $25 or $15 for ages 12 and under, includes registration, T-shirts, snacks and a cookout at Grand Lake Lodge after the race, call 796-2100 or contact for information.

Thursday, Aug. 1

At Skowhegan, start/finish line at swinging bridge above the dam on the Kennebec River, the former Southside Tavern Sundowner canoe race is now the International War Canoe Race after a challenge by racers from St. George, Quebec; race is Aug. 1 at 6:30 p.m., any traditional war canoe with a minimum of six paddlers will be permitted to race; contact Bart Hughes at 474-3430 or John Alsop at 474-4650.


Bangor Youth Football

At Bangor, Cameron Stadium, Bangor Youth Football signup, July 30-31, Aug. 1, 5:30-7:30 p.m.; grades 1-3, flag football; grades 4-7, tackle football; grades 4-8, cheerleading; fees: $30 flag football, $75 tackle football, two more more athletes, $100; cheering $45; games on Sundays, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.; for info visit; volunteers and volunteer coaches are welcome

Bangor officials classes

At Bangor, Bangor High School Lecture Hall, the Bangor Chapter of Maine Football Officials classes for prospective officials starts Tuesday, Aug. 20, 7 p.m., course meets each Tuesday for 11 weeks, new officials will be allowed and encouraged to work middle school and youth league games, for more info contact Alan Kochis at 989-4372 or Allan Snell at 825-4515.


Saturday, Aug. 3

At Cumberland, The Val Halla Country Club in Cumberland will host the 2013 Maine Pharmaceutical Association Scholarship Golf Scramble on Saturday, Aug. 3, to benefit scholarships for student pharmacists attending schools in Maine. Shotgun start at 1 p.m. $110 per golfer, which includes greens fee, golf cart and a barbecue dinner. Online registrationis available at For questions, please email , or call (408) 506-0004. Walk-ins welcome.

Aug. 3-4

At Mars Hill, Mars Hill Country Club, 22nd annual Crime Stoppers Golf Tournament fundraiser will be held Aug. 3-4, 18-hole, four-person scramble with prizes, participants may play Saturday or Sunday; contact the Mars Hill Country Club at 425-4802.

Thursday, Sept. 5

At Auburn, Martindale Country Club, 527 Beech Hill Road, Maine Boys to Men and The Edge Academy golf tournament to benefit community youths, begins at 8:15 a.m. on Thursday, Sept. 5, tournament is geared toward bringing together coaches, educators and parents to raise awareness on the importance of encouraging young athletes to be effective leaders on and off the field; yo register, visit or contact Mike Coutts at 878-2600.

Saturday, Aug. 3

At Brewer, Pine Hill Golf Course, Saturday, Aug. 3, 2nd Annual Brooksy, Birdies, Bogeys and Beer Scramble: 4-Person scramble format, $40 per person, incudes T-Shirt, lunch, door prizes; registration at 7:30 a.m., shotgun start at 8 a.m., call 989-3824

Friday, Aug. 2

At Fort Fairfield, Aroostook Valley Country Club, 3rd Annual Maine Basketball Hall of Fame Golf Scramble, 11 a.m. shotgun start, registration 10-10:45 a.m., limited to 40 teams, $60 per person includes a steak and chicken barbecue, fundraiser for Maine Basketball Hall of Fame, golfers have a chance to win a 2013 Ford Focus or $10,000 cash for a hole-in-one, contact Larry Gardner at 551-5001 or email

Saturday, Aug. 10

At Holden, Traditions Golf Course, first Dennis Kiah Scholarship/Brewer Athletic Booster Golf Classic, 9 a.m. and 1 p.m. starts, $50 per golfer, registration forms at the Brewer Community School and Traditions Golf Course, shotgun start, scramble, best ball, proceeds to benefit Kiah scholarship and Brewer High uniforms, for more info contact Brewer High athletic director David Utterback, or 404-5700.

Monday, Aug. 12

At Auburn, Martindale Country Club, University of Maine softball team golf outing, hosted by coaches Lynn Coutts and Mike Coutts, $100 per person, registration 8:30-9 a.m., shotgun start at 9 a.m., for info contact Mike Coutts by email at or call (207) 581-4509.


Saturday, July 27

At Bucksport, Bucksport Bay Festival 5K, 8 a.m., 7 a.m. race-day registration at VERSO Paper Fitness Center, $15, or $10 preregistration to Bucks Bay Chamber of Commerce, race helps support the Sub 5 scholarship fund.

At Belgrade, Belgrade Central School, fourth annual Friends of the Belgrade Public Library 5K, 8 a.m. start, race-day registration 7 a.m., $20; for info contact race director John House 207-465-3524;

Wednesday, July 31

At Winslow, Roland Dyer Memorial 5K Race, competitive mile run ($3 entry) on track at 6 p.m., half-mile fun run (free) at 6:15 p.m., 5K ($10) at 6:30 p.m., for info contact Gene Roy at or Tinia Dyer Graham at; race proceeds benefit Winslow High School Track and Field

Saturday, Aug. 3

At Washington, Prescott Memorial School, Washington 5K run and 1-mile fun run, in conjunction with Washington Gibbs Library’s 20th anniversary, registration at 7 a.m., race at 8 a.m., race goes through village of Washington, up Bill Luce Road and back, $15 for 5K, $10 for fun run ($30 maximum per family), portion of proceeds to benefit Washington Community Scholarship Fund; contact Helen Caddie-Larcenia at 207-542-4936 or

At Fort Kent, UMFK Memorial Field, UMFK Summer Fun Run, 5K, 8 a.m. start, registration 7-7:45 a.m. at UMFK Sports Center, $20, benefits Dylan R. Levesque Memorial Scholarship Fund, for info contact Eric Werntgen at 207-834-7828 or at

At Dover-Foxcroft, YMCA on Park Street, Pony Pride 5K Road Race in conjunction with Foxcroft Academy’s Alumni Weekend, 8 a.m. start, registration 7-7:45 a.m., $12 pre-entry, $15 on race day

Saturday, Aug. 10

At Calais, 34th Annual Johnson’s 5-Mile International Road Race, 9 a.m., for info contact the Calais Rec. Dept. 454-2761 or

Thursday, Aug. 15

At Portland, Harvard Pilgrim Health Care’s second annual Harvard Pilgrim 5K Portland Corporate Road Race, 6:15 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 15, to benefit the Portland Police Athletic League; USATF-certified, traffic-controlled course will start on Baxter Boulevard, finish at Payson Park and is routed around the spectacular Back Cove Trail; those interested in setting up a team or participating can visit the event website:


23rd All Star Soccer Tournament

At Cape Elizabeth, Hannaford Field, Cape Elizabeth High School, 23rd annual All Star Invitational Senior Men’s/Women’s Soccer Tournament will be held August 6, women’s game at 6 p.m., men’s game at 8 p.m.; proceeds benefit Special Olympics Maine, admission is $5 for adults and $3 for students; teams are made up of some of Maine’s best high school varsity players in 2012 from the Western Maine Conference and the Southern Maine Activities Association; contact Mark Capano at 879-0489 or

Officials clinic Aug. 3

At Caribou, Caribou High School athletic complex ski building, Northern Maine Board of Approved Soccer Officials clinic for prospective soccer officials on Saturday, Aug. 3, 9 a.m. to midafternoon, contact Bob Stedt at 896-5501 or email:

Seacoast United camp

At East Millinocket, Schenck High School, Seacoast United Maine High School Preseason Summer Soccer Camp, Aug. 12-15, girls 9 a.m.-noon, boys 1-4 p.m., $55, open to players entering grades 8-12, to register visit:, click on the camp calendar to find your camp

British Soccer Camps 2013

At East Millinocket, Schenck High School, July 29-Aug. 2, ages 5-6 (4:30-6 p.m., $79), 7-12 (4:30-7:30 p.m., $109), 13-18 (9-11 a.m., $85), register online: or for info contact camp coordinator: Frank Clukey, 207-746-3553,


Saturday, Aug. 24

At Union, Ayer Park, 2nd Annual Medomak Valley Triathlon, 8 a.m. start, race-day registration 6:30 a.m., one-quarter mile swim in Seven Tree Pond, 13-mile cycle around Wotton’s Mill Road, 3-mile out-and-back run on Come Spring Lane, $34 per person pre-registration, $40 on race day; $60 and $75 for teams; for more info contact Susan Jones at or Gavin Felch @; registration forms at: