Running

Taken from The Utah Runner and Cyclist guide, P.O. Box 8344, Salt Lake City, UT 84108. WWW.Aros.Net/-rbrslc.

WANTED. A running club is forming in the Bountiful area. Joggers and runners are encouraged to join for clinics, training, race planning and fun. Call Dale at 292-2100 or Dennis 292-7774.

FITNESS FESTIVAL. April 11, 8 a.m. at Tooele Pool. Triathlon/Biathlon and 3-mile run. $12-$25 registration. Teams, families and solo. 467-4203.

FOUNDER'S DAY 5K. April 18, 10 a.m. at Wasatch Academy in Mt. Pleasant. REgistration $10-12. 1-800-634-4690 ext. 138, 1-435-462-3862.

BIATHLON. April 18, 9 a.m. at the Herriman Church. 3-mile run, 12.5-mile bike ride. REgistration $19-22. P.O. Box 58344, SLC, Utah 84158.

MS WALK. April 18, 10 a.m. at Gardner Village.

RUN THROUGH TREES. April 18, 9 a.m. at Trolley Square. Tree Utah 8K and 2-mile run. Registration $13-15. 364-2122.

TRIATHLON. April 25, 8 a.m. at the Bountiful Bubble. 400-meter swim, 9.5-mile bike, 2-mile run. Registration $22-75. 467-4203.

HOSPITAL CLASSIC. April 25, 9 a.m. at University Hospital. Registration $10-12. 581-7387, ext. 3102.

RACE FOR CURE. May 9, 9 a.m.at Utah State Capitol. 5K walk/run. Procedes go toward breast cancer research. 484-0349.

OPERATION SMILE. May 9, at Provo River Canyon Trail. 5K-10K walk/run. Procedes benifit Operation Smile organization. 496-5050.

MARATHON. June 6, 6 a.m. in Park City. PC Marathon $30 registration before May 1, $35 after. www.inconnect.com/pcmarathon. 451-0517.

Cycling

April 11 on Antelope Island. Guided Tours. 596-8430 for times and fees.

BIKE RODEO. April 18, 10 a.m. at 3285 East 3300 South. Free safety instructions and challenge course including slalom, bumps and lines. 486-2100.

April 19, Antelope Island Circuit Race. 392-4019.

FAT TIRE FESTIVAL. April 23-26 in Fruita, Colorado. Races, rides, etc. 1-800-873-3068.

PEDAL CUP. April 25, 10:30 a.m. at City Creek Canyon. Age groups 14 to 60-plus. 100-rider limit. 583-6281.

May 2, East Canyon Peddle Cup, at East Canyon Resort. 582-6281.

May 9, Einsteins Downtown Criterium. 582-6281.

Golf

LADIES LEAGUE. Eaglewood Ladies Twilight League begins with a social April 21, at the Eaglewood Golf Course. Buffet $5. 292-5010, 333-3061, 295-6463.

NOTRE DAME CLUB. Notre Dame Club of Utah will hold its annual golf tournament June 14. 536-6363.

Baseball

TEE-BALL. Copperview Community Center is offering Tee Ball and Machine Pitch for youth 4-12. Play begins April 18. Registration $30-35 includes games, jersey and photo. 561-0075.

Softball

SUMMER LEAGUE. Last week to register for Riverton City's 1998 Summer League. Men's ($330) and Coed ($275) leagues. 254-0704.

GIRLS SOFTBALL. The Northwest Recreation Center is accepting registration for girls leagues. Games will e held Tues., Thurs., and Sat. at 1300 West 300 North. $40 fee per player. Deadline April 10. 596-0072.

TEE BALL. The Northwest Recreation Center is accepting registration for tee-ball leagues for boys and girls ages 4-2nd grade. Play begins April 14. Deadline for registration is March 27. $25 registration fee. 596-0072.

TAX MAN TOURNEY. April 17-18 at Clearfield's Steed PArk. Registration $125 per team. D-Novice divisions. 774-7270.

SUMMER LEAGUE. Salt Lake County Parks and Rec is accepting applications for the 1998 Summer League. Men's, Women's and Coed leagues. League play begins April 20. 468-2560.

Basketball

HOOP IT UP. May 8-9 at the Triad Center. Hoop-It-Up 3-on-3 basketball tournament hits Salt Lake City for its 10th year. 484-2600.

Other events

SELF DEFENSE. Master Casey Clayton is offering a free introductory class on self-defense Tuesdays and Thursdays at 6 p.m. at 1785 South 1400 East. Monday and Wednesday classes are also available. 467-3926.

AEROBICS. The Jewish Community Center is offering aerobic classes at the old Fort Douglas Country Club. 9 a.m. Mon., Wed., Thurs., Fri.; Noon Mon. & Fri. 10 class passes are $30, $40 and $50. 583-4000.

SKI CLASS. the Jewish Community Center will hold ski conditioning classes Tuesdays at 5:30 p.m. at the old Fort Douglas Country Club. $30, $40, $50. 583-4000.

LECTURE SERIES. Terra Firma, a U of U student group sponsors a weekly lecture series on Utah environmental issues, each Wednesday at noon in 202 of Orson Spencer Hall.

Outdoor Lectures

REI clinics are held at the Orem and Salt Lake City stores. The free clinics are at the Orem store, 322 West 1300 South or the Salt Lake Store, 3285 East 3300 South, unless otherwise noted. 222-9500 in Orem, 486-2100 in Salt Lake.

BIKE TRAINING. April 7, 7 p.m. at Salt Lake City; April 8, 7 p.m. at Orem. Dave Wilson and David Francis will be on hand to teach methods for optimal bicycle fitness.

BIKE SOUTHERN UTAH. April 15, 7:30 p.m. at Orem. Peter Drinkwater presents a slide show and clinic on biking Utah's Dixie and Red Rock.

BIKE TUNING. April 21, 7 p.m. at Salt Lake City; April 22, 7 p.m. at Orem. Come tune your bikes for the upcoming spring and summer bike seasons. Leanr self-maintenence tips.

HAWKWATCH. April 28, 7 p.m. at Salt Lake City. Pam Hardy, education director for HawkWatch, presents a slide show and discussion of Raptors of the Canyon Country and conservation issues.