Rec calendar

April 24, 2009


Lawrence Bicycle Club

Various rides Tuesday through Sunday. Call Paul Corcoran at 842-5273 or e-mail

GP Velo Tek Youth Cycling

Team rides and meetings for youth age 8 to 18. Loaner bikes available. Call Jim Whitaker at 843-8356 or visit

Lawrence Tennis Assn.

World Team Tennis leagues run from April to October at Lawrence Tennis Center. For information, call Bud Pettit at 841-8013 or visit

Lawrence Aquahawks

Monday through Saturday — Practice titmes vary according to ability and age. Call coach Mike Soderling at 841-8891 or visit

Masters Swim Club

Lawrence River City Sharks, a Masters swim fitness group, meets at 5:30 a.m. Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays and Saturdays at Lawrence Municipal Pool during the summer and at LIAC during the school year. Call Kent or Annette McDonald at 843-4290.

Run Lawrence

Club meets at 4 p.m. on first Sunday of each month at basement conference room of Lawrence Memorial Hospital. Regular group run at 8 a.m. Sundays from Deerfield School. For information, call Greg Burger at 887-6745, e-mail or go to

Kansas Rugby Football Club

Club plays a regular schedule of matches and tournaments in the fall and spring. Visit, e-mail or call Mo Carmichael at 218-6453.

Falbo Knows Tennis Academy

Programs for beginners through advanced players. Call John Falbo at 865-3540 or e-mail

Kaw Valley Soccer Association

Youth leagues in the fall and spring. Camps in summer. For information, go to or call 749-5872.

Lawrence Adult Soccer League

Fall and summer leagues. For information, go to or call Mark Richter at 887-6495.

Fred Roll Workout

Beginning strength and conditioning for seventh grade through adult. Call 749-3200 or e-mail

First Serve Tennis

Now enrolling all ages and skill levels for new clinics and programs. Private and group lessons also available. For information, call 749-3200 or go to

Kansas Soccer Academy

Premier soccer team for boys and girls ages U10-U18. Mark Francis and Jason Pendleton club directors. For information, go to

Home Plate Baseball

Former Kansas University assistant baseball coach Wilson Kilmer offers individual and small-group instruction for baseball and softball players of all ages. Individual and group practice areas are available by reservation. For more information visit, or contact Kilmer at 393-9564 or by e-mail at

Lawrence Table Tennis Club

Competition most Tuesdays from 7:30-9:45 p.m. at Holcom Rec Center. For information, call Neil Brown at 830-9652.

Go Mom Go

An outdoor fitness program for women. Sessions are held on Tuesday and Thursday mornings at various outdoor locations. All fitness levels are welcome. For more info, call Becky at 760-3387 or Sherlyn at 840-0636.

EZ8 Running Camp

A running program for beginner to intermediate-level runners. Sessions run for eight weeks and meet 5:20-6:30 a.m. Monday, Wednesday and Friday at various outdoor locations in Lawrence. For information, call Shannon Hodges at 550-4388 or visit

Jayhawk Model Masters R/C Club

A club that promotes building and flying radio control aircraft. Meetings are the third Saturday of the month, and events are held the following Tuesday. Other events are family nights at the club field below the Clinton Lake dam April through October and model talks November through March. For information, call Jerry Foree at 749-0594 or visit

Baseball Academy

Former Kansas University baseball players Matt Duncan, Eric Thompson and Kevin Wheeler have a year-round baseball academy, providing individual and small-group instruction for ages 8-18. For information, contact Duncan at or 766-7284.

Lawrence Ultimate Summer League Frisbee

Tuesdays at 7 p.m. at the YSI fields. Contact Ernie at 785-979-3738 or go to

Therapy Works Sports Acceleration

TherapyWorks Sports Acceleration speed training program helps athletes of all ability levels succeed by increasing their power, speed and agility. For a free trial or more information, contact James Findley at 785-749-1300.

— Send information to Rec Calendar, Lawrence Journal-World, 645 N.H., Box 888, Lawrence 66044; fax to 843-4512; call 832-7147; or e-mail


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