Sports Update 06-06-12

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Water aerobics classes starting

Piñon Park Pool is hosting water aerobics classes this summer.
Classes are scheduled for Tuesdays and Thursdays from 7:45-8:35 a.m. in White Rock. They are taught by instructor Lori Edmonds-Boone.
All interested students are welcome to take part. Price for participation is $5 for pool members, $6 for nonmembers. For more information, call Edmonds-Boone at 660-0246.

Youth hoops clinics starting

Chamisa Elementary School will host two basketball clinics.
The first clinic is scheduled for June 18-21 and the second for June 25-28. They are for players in grades 3-8.
The clinics are fundraisers for the Chamisa and Aspen Elementary School physical education programs.
Price for participation is $45 per player. Registrations can be made in advance or on the first day of the clinics.
For more information, call Justin Black at 716-1149 or email j.black@laschools.net.

Tour de LA returns June 17

The 40th annual Tour de Los Alamos is June 17.
Registration for the Tour de Los Alamos, a cycling race which winds around Los Alamos County, is currently open online. men’s women’s junior’s and citizen’s race categories are offered. In-person registration is scheduled for June 16 at Los Alamos National Bank.
For more information or to register online, visit tourdelosalamos.org.

Soccer School starts June 18

The second session of the  Los Alamos High School boys soccer program’s ’Topper Soccer School starts June 18.
The Soccer School is for boys and girls ages 3-9. The session will be from June 18-22 at Rover Park.
Price for participation is $35. Registration deadline for the session is June 11.
Registration forms can be found at laschools.net/athletics under the “Camps” tab. Other questions can be directed to Marsha Parker at 672-1558.

Jim Thorpe Race set for June 16

Registration opens this week for the fifth annual Jim Thorpe 5K Race.
The race serves as the Native American 5K national championship. It will be held June 16 at the Southwestern Polytechnic Institute, 9169 Coors Road NW, in Albuquerque. It is open to all Native Americans in the contiguous 48 states and Alaska.
For more information, visit sportswarriorstc.com on the Internet.