BASEBALL

BREC UPPER DECK BATTING CAGES: Open daily, BREC Milton Womack Park, 6201 Florida Boulevard, Baton Rouge. Call Richard Bentley-Smith (225) 273-6403. Email: rsmith@brec.org.

YMCA YOUTH LEAGUES REGISTRATION DEADLINE: March 6, ages 3-11, Manship YMCA, Pennington YMCA, Lewis YMCA & Baranco Clark YMCA, Baton Rouge. Practice begins March 21, Saturday games begin April 9. Fees $50 members, $100 nonmembers Call Kerry Wilkerson (225) 767-9622. Email: kwilkerson@ymcabr.org.

TRYOUTS: Through March 13, 14-under CAYL team. Needs two players 12-14 years old. Call Gary Smith (225) 603-2026 or Stephen Punkay (225) 571-2942. Email: baseball@chefbr.org.

TRYOUTS: Through March 13, Saints 12u AAA tournament team. Needs 1 player. Call David Kibbe (225) 963-0330.

BASKETBALL

LUNCH BUNCH: Noon, Tuesdays/Thursdays, Istrouma Baptist Church gym, Baton Rouge. No fee. Call ML Woodruff (225) 295-0775, Ext 118.

YMCA YOUTH LEAGUES REGISTRATION DEADLINE: March 11, ages 5-10, Paula Manship YMCA, Baton Rouge. Games 5:30-7:30 p.m. Wednesdays & Thursdays March 23-April 28. Fees $50 members, $100 nonmembers Call Kerry Wilkerson (225) 767-9622. Email: kwilkerson@ymcabr.org.

J.S.A. MARCH MADNESS: March 24-26, multiple gyms, Baton Rouge. Boys grades 3-12 divisions. Fee $200. Sponsored by Junior Sports Association, & Faith Lions. Call Joseph London (225) 505-6758. Website registration: www.jsabasketball.com.

BOXING

BREC GYM: Open daily, BREC North 14th Street Boxing Gym, 100 North 14th St, Baton Rouge. For more information call (225) 343-0228 or ahawkins@brec.org

CPR/FIRST AID

TRAINING SESSION REGISTRATION DEADLINE: March 6 for 1-5 p.m., March 13 session, Pennington YMCA, Baton Rouge. Fee $45 members, $75 nonmembers. Call Heather Shaw (225) 272-9622. Email: hshaw@ymcabr.org.

FITNESS

TRI-PROGRAM TRAINING: Feb. 29, swim/cycle/run program. 4 p.m. Wednesdays run/fitness, 7:30 a.m. Saturdays cycle/run & varied weekly swim practice. Fee vary. Crawfish Aquatics, Anselmo Lane, Baton Rouge. Email Shelly Johnston: shelly@crawfishtri.com. Website: www.crawfishtri.com.

GOLF

10TH ANNUAL COMMUNITY BRIDGE BUILDERS TOURNAMENT: Noon shotgun start, March 5, Timberlane GC, Gretna. 4-player scramble. Fee: $320/team includes food and prizes. Entry deadline 5 p.m. March 3. Call Carl Johnson (504) 495-1664.

PROPELLER CLUB TOURNAMENT: 1 p.m., March 10, Timberlane CC, Timberlane Drive, Gretna. 4-player teams. Fee $110/player includes lunch, dinner. Putting, long-drive and closest-to-hole contests. Benefits UNO’s School of Naval Architecture & Marine Engineering Scholarship Program. Call Bill Baraldi (504) 779-5671. Email: propclubnola@bellsouth.net.

AJGT ROB NOEL’S SPRING JUNIOR CLASSIC ENTRY DEADLINE: Noon, March 16 for March 19-20, Money Hill GC, Abita Springs. Juniors ages 11-18/36 holes. Fee $185. Call Diane Ford (985) 630-3066. Website: www.arrowheadjgt.com.

KICKBALL

BREC ADULT LEAGUE REGISTRATION DEADLINE: March 14. 17-&-older Coed Monday & Wednesday League at Lovett Road Park, Baker. Play begins March 31. Fee $40/player. Call Richard Bentley-Smith (225) 273-6403.

PICKLEBALL

BREC CEDAR RIDGE LEAGUES: 6-9 p.m. Tuesdays; 5-9 p.m. Sundays. Call Tom Burkhart (225) 752-5905/(225) 751-2563.

BREC PLANK ROAD PARK: 6-9 p.m. Tuesdays & Thursdays. Call Richard Bentley-Smith (225) 273-6403.

BREC HIGHLAND ROAD PARK: 8:30-11 a.m. Wednesdays; 8 a.m.-noon Fridays & Saturdays. Call Richard Bentley-Smith (225)273-6403.

BREC FORREST PARK: 6-9 p.m., Thursdays & Fridays. Call Richard Bentley-Smith (225) 273-6403.

BREC LOVETT ROAD PARK: 6-9 p.m. Mondays, Central. Call Richard Bentley-Smith (225) 273-6403.

JOHN SLIDELL PARK GYM: 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Mondays, Wednesdays & Fridays. Open to public. Call Johnny Venezia (985) 707-4656.

RUNNING-WALKING

HAPPY’S RUNNING CLUB: 6:15 p.m., Feb. 23, Happy’s Irish Pub, Third Street. Fee $35 annual membership. Call Scott Higgins (225) 810-5124 or Michael Lang (225) 252-9621.

17TH ANNUAL BROTHER ELDON RUN: 8:30 a.m., Feb. 27, Catholic High, 808 Hearthstone Dr., Baton Rouge. 5K roadrace & 1-mile fun run. Fees $25/adults, $20/students, $15 CHS students. 7:30 a.m. registration. Benefits CHS Brother Eldon Scholarship Fund. Call Glen Randow or Barbara Camp (225) 383-0459. Email: grandow@catholichigh.org.

HEART & SOLE RUN/WALK: 8:30 a.m., Feb. 27, Shelter No. 10, Audubon Park, New Orleans. Half-mile & 5K run/walk. Fee $20, $30 race day (7:30 a.m.) Call Chuck George (504) 468-1488. Website: www.NOLArunning.com.

UPTOWN CLASSIC RUN/WALK: 8:30 a.m., March 6, Jewish Community Center, 5342 St. Charles Avenue, New Orleans. Half-mile & 5K. Fee $20-$30. Race day registration available (7 a.m.) Call Chuck George (504) 468-1488. Website: www.NOLArunning.com.

SOFTBALL

BREC ADULT SUNDAY LEAGUES REGISTRATION DEADLINE: Feb. 23. 17-&-older Competitive & Rec Coed leagues at Perkins Road Park, Baton Rouge. Play begins March 7. Fee $295/team. Call Richard Bentley-Smith (225) 273-6403.

FUN & FROLIC CLUB: 9 a.m.-noon, Sundays, Roosevelt Mall, City Park, New Orleans. Weekly pick-up softball games. Club founded in 1922. Fee $15/month. Men 18-older. No registration required. Call Jay Royal (504) 858-8547.

FASTPITCH SOFTBALL

ASCENSION YOUTH ASSOCIATION REGISTRATION DEADLINE: March 15, Butch Gore Park, Gonzales. Girls ages 6-17. Fee $60/player. Call BJ Romano (225) 270-3610. Registration website: Leaguelineup.com/AYSA.

SOCCER

YMCA YOUTH LEAGUES REGISTRATION DEADLINE: March 6, ages 3-12, Pennington YMCA, Lewis YMCA, Southside YMCA & Baranco Clark YMCA, Baton Rouge. Practice begins March 21, Saturday games begin April 9. Fees $50 members, $100 nonmembers Call Kerry Wilkerson (225) 767-9622. Email: kwilkerson@ymcabr.org.

SWIMMING/FITNESS

TERRIFIC TURTLES LESSONS: 6 45-minute one-on-one lessons for children & adults with disabilities, Pennington YMCA, Baton Rouge. Fee $80 members, $120 nonmembers. Call Heather Shaw (225) 272-9622. Email: hshaw@ymcabr.org.

CRAWFISH AQUAFIT + WELLNESS: Tuesdays/Thursdays 8-8:45 a.m. & 9:30-10:15 a.m.; Mondays/Wednesdays 10:30-11:15 a.m.; Fridays 10:30-11:15 a.m. 8 classes. Fee $80. Anselmo Lane, Baton Rouge. Call Ashley Stevenson (225) 769-4323. Website registration: www.crawfishwellness.com.

CA SPRING LESSONS: March 7-31, Monday/Wednesday or Tuesday/Thursday morning sessions and March 7-17 afternoon session. Ages 3-12; Fee $145. Crawfish Aquatics, Anselmo Lane, Baton Rouge. Call Nan Fontenot (225) 769-4323. Website registration: www.crawfishaquatics.com.

PENNINGTON Y LESSONS REGISTRATION DEADLINE: March 17 for 530 p.m. or 6:05 p.m. Monday/Wednesday or Tuesday/Thursday March 21-April 15, Pennington YMCA, Baton Rouge. Ages 6 months-adults. Fee $60 members, $120 nonmembers. Call Heather Shaw (225) 272-9622. Email: hshaw@ymcabr.org.

CRAWFISH AQUATICS: Lifeguard Certification Course, March 19-20, 27, , Crawfish Aquatics, Anselmo Lane, Baton Rouge. Fee $225. Email Marcus Dyer, marcus@crawfishaquatics.com.

PENNINGTON Y TEAM REGISTRATION DEADLINE: March 31. Team practice 5:15-6:30 p.m. Tuesdays & Thursdays through May 13, Pennington YMCA, Baton Rouge. Ages 5-18. Meets Fridays p.m. & Saturdays a.m.. Fee $25-$60 members, $120 nonmembers. Call Heather Shaw (225) 272-9622. Email: hshaw@ymcabr.org.

TRACK & FIELD

U.S. EXPRESS CLUB PRACTICE: 6-7:30 p.m. Tuesdays & Thursdays, Independence Park; 1-3 p.m. Saturdays, Highland Road Park, Baton Rouge. Boys & girls ages 5-18. Call Byron Turner (225) 892-3489. Email: byronturner@usexpresstrackclub.org.

GOVERNOR’S GAMES LOUISIANA YOUTH & ADULT INDOOR MEET: 8:30 a.m., Feb. 27, Carl Maddox Field House, LSU, Baton Rouge. Youths/5-older; Adults, 18-older. Fee $8/youth athlete, $20/adults, $8/spectators. Call Byron Turner (225) 892-3489. Email: byronturner@usexpresstrackclub.org. Webite: www.usexpresstrackclub.org.

volleyBALL

LADY PANTHER DEVELOPMENTAL LEAGUE REGISTRATION DEADLINE: Feb. 26, teams & individual players for March 9-April 23 league, McKinley Senior High, Baton Rouge. Girls 4th-8th grade for Wednesdays, Saturdays games & April 2 & 23 tournaments. Fee $125/player includes shirt. Call Bridget Littleton (225) 229-6217.

YMCA YOUTH LEAGUES REGISTRATION DEADLINE: March 6, ages 9-17, Pennington YMCA and Lewis YMCA, Baton Rouge. Practice begins March 21, Saturday games begin April 9. Fees $50 members, $100 nonmembers. Call Chase Washington (225) 272-9622. Email: bpprograms@ymcabr.org.

GUIDELINES

The deadline for Fun & Fitness Calendar notices is 5 p.m. Friday. Notices will be accepted four weeks in advance of the event. Submissions must include activity/sport, date, time, site, entry fees, entry deadlines, the full name of contact person(s) and telephone numbers with area code. Only two contacts with telephone numbers/Email addresses will be published. Submit notices to: Fun & Fitness Calendar, Advocate Sports, P.O. Box 588, Baton Rouge LA 70821. FAX (225) 388-0318. Email: sports@theadvocate.com.