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

TRYOUTS: Through Nov. 30. Redsticks 14AAA/Major team. Call Robert Samson (225) 776-1570 or Randy Hamilton (225) 938-1660. Email:

TRAIN WITH THE PROS: 5-7 p.m./youth sessions, 6:30-8:30 p.m./high school sessions, Tuesdays & Thursdays Dec. 1-17, Traction CSE, 9222 Burbank Drive, Baton Rouge. Fee $345. Register:

TRYOUTS/REGISTRATION: Through December. Christian Home Educators Fellowship of Baton Rouge Patriots. Home-schooled students. 3 teams, 14-under, jayvee & varsity (ages 13-19). Call Gary Smith (225) 603-2026. Email: Website:


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

JEFFERSON PARISH LEAGUES: Monday-Thursday leagues, East Bank & West Bank sites in Jefferson Parish. 10-game guarantee. Fees $365-375. Corporate & alumni teams included. Call New Jefferson Sports/Dickie Rotharmel (504) 575-6266.

CAPITAL AREA YMCA WINTER LEAGUE REGISTRATION DEADLINE: Nov. 15. Ages 3-17. Fee $50 members, $100 nonmembers. Call Kerry Wilkerson (225) 767-9622. Email:

TRYOUTS/REGISTRATION: Through Dec. 16. Christian Home Educators Fellowship of Baton Rouge Patriots. Home-schooled students ages 13-15 & 16-19. Call Gary Smith (225) 603-2026. Email: Website:


RED CROSS CERTIFICATION COURSE: 3-7 p.m., Dec. 13, Crawfish Aquatics, Anselmo Lane, Baton Rouge. CPR, AED, First Aid. Fee $110. Call Marcus Dyer (225) 769-4323. Website registration:


HOWELL PARK WEEKLY TUESDAY TOURNAMENT: 9 a.m., Tuesdays, Howell Park, Baton Rouge. Stroke play. Ages 49-under/blue tees, ages 50-68/white tees, 68-older/gold tees, ladies/red Tees. Fee $20. Call Don Breaux (225) 205-0198.

HOWELL PARK WEEKLY THURSDAY SHOOTOUT: 5 p.m., Thursdays, Howell Park, Baton Rouge. 4-station shootout. Fee $13. Call Jason Miller (225) 226-6132.

JUNIORS CLINIC: 2-4 p.m., Nov. 14, Grand Ridge GC, Luling. day, Fee $20 (additional child $10). Jimmy Headrick instructor. Call Wayne Palmisano (985) 308-1640.

U.S. KIDS TOUR WINTER SCHEDULE: Nov. 15, Atchafalaya at Idlewild GC, Patterson; Dec 6, Beau Chene CC, Mandeville; Dec 13, Diamondhead CC, Diamondhead, Mississippi. Boys ages 10-under & girls ages 11-under/9 holes; boys 11-14 & girls 12-14/18 holes. Fees $37/9 holes, $47/18 holes. Website: Email:

HOWELL PARK SUNDAY TOURNAMENT: 8:30 a.m., Sunday’s, Howell Park, Baton Rouge. Stroke play. Fee $45. Call Pro Shop (225) 357-9292.

9TH ANNUAL ST. THOMAS MORE MEN’S CLUB/GREG BROWN MEMORIAL TOURNAMENT: 12:30 p.m. shotgun start, Nov. 16 (rescheduled from Oct. 26), Greystone CC, Denham Springs. 4-player scramble. Fee $150/player, $600/team includes driving range, lunch, dinner. 10:30 a.m. check-in, 11:30 a.m. lunch. Sponsorships available. Benefits STM Men’s Club community service activities. Call Sal Quartararo (225) 806-1460. Email:

25TH ANNUAL NEW ORLEANS LIBERTY MUTUAL INSURANCE TOURNAMENT: 11:30 a.m. shotgun start, Nov. 16, English Turn G&CC, 1 Clubhouse Drive, New Orleans. 4-player scramble. Fee $1,250/team. Benefits National Kidney Foundation of Louisiana. Postponed from Oct. 26. Call NKFL (504) 861-4500. Website:

AJGT FARM D’ALLIE FALL JUNIOR CLASSIC ENTRY DEADLINE: Noon, Nov. 19 for Nov. 21-22, 36-hole event, Farm d’Allie GC, Carencro. Ages 11-18. Fee $185. Call Diane Ford (985) 630-3066. Website:


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; 8 a.m. – noon 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 Call Johnny Venezia (985) 707-4656.


HAPPY’S RUNNING CLUB: 6:15 p.m., Nov. 10, Happy’s Irish Pub, Third Street. Fee $35 annual membership. Call Scott Higgins (225) 810-5124 or Michael Lang (225) 252-9621.

CAJUN CUP: 8:05 a.m., Nov. 14, Johnston Street at Vermilion Street, Lafayette. 10K roadrace & 1-mile run. Fees $25 & $45. Website:

HEART AND SOLES HALF-MARATHON: 7 a.m., Nov. 14, Houma-Terrebonne Civic Center, Houma. Half-marathon, 2-runner half-marathon & 5K run/walk. Fees $30-$65. Online registration:

TURKEY TROT: 7:30 a.m., Nov. 26, Convention & Fourth streets, Baton Rouge. 5K & 1-mile Fun Run/Turkey Walk. Fee $30, $40 race day. Benefits March of Dimes. Call Jonathan Dziuba (225) 636-1644. Email:

REINDEER RUN & JINGLE BELL JOG: 7 p.m., Dec. 4, Lafayette Street at North Boulevard, downtown Baton Rouge. 5K & 1-mile jog. Fees $25/ages 6-17, $30 18-older. Forum 35 event. Email:

22ND ANNUAL BATON ROUGE BEACH MARATHON & HALF-MARATHON: 7 a.m, Dec. 5, Milfred Wampold Park/Baton Rouge Beach, Stanford Avenue, Baton Rouge. Fee $90/half-marathon, $100/marathon. Race-day registration 5:30 a.m. Packet pickup 11 a.m.-7 p.m., Dec. 4, The Marriott, 5500 Hilton Ave. Call Craig Watson (225) 292-3800/(225) 324-3123.

RUNNING OF THE SANTAS: 2 p.m., Dec. 5, Draft House, 421 Third Street, Baton Rouge; Run 5:45 p.m. Roux House 143 Third Street. Costume contest 7 p.m. Tickets $20, $75 VIP. Benefits That Others May Live Foundation. Website:

JINGLE BELL ROCK N’ RUN: 8a.m., Dec. 5, City Hall, Eunice. 5K. Fee $25, $30 after Nov. 5, $35 race day. Benefits Junior Auxiliary of Eunice.

HUMANA BATON ROUGE 5K: 8:30 a.m., Dec. 12, Highland Road Park 14024 Highland Rd. Baton Rouge. Website:


THANKSGIVING 3V3 SHOOTOUT: Nov. 15, Burbank Soccer Complex, Baton Rouge. U8 through U14 boys & girls teams, maximum 6 players/team. Fee $140. 3-game guarantee of 3 games. Email Kay Briggs: Register:


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


CRAWFISH AQUAFIT + WELLNESS: Tuesdays/Thursdays 6:15-7:15 a.m. & 9:30-10:15 a.m. and Mondays/Wednesdays 10:30-11:15 a.m. 8 classes. Fee $80. Anselmo Lane, Baton Rouge. Call Ashley Stevenson (225) 769-4323. Website registration:

A.C. LEWIS Y TERRIFIC TURTLES ADAPTIVE LESSONS: Through Nov. 20, A.C. Lewis YMCA, Baton Rouge. 6 lessons in heated pool. Fees vary. Call Jonathan Lee (225) 924-3606. Email:

A.C. LEWIS Y FAMILY LESSONS: Through Nov. 21, A.C. Lewis YMCA, Baton Rouge. Ages 5-adult. Four 45 minute lessons. Fees: $99 members & $126 nonmembers for family of 4 ($20 additional family members). Call Jonathan Lee (225) 924-3606. Email:


TRYOUTS: Ignite Girls Club, St. Amant High. Ages 15-16, 10 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Nov. 15; 1:30-3:30 p.m., Nov. 15. Fee $40. Call Allison Didier Leake (225) 612-0080/(225) 202-0829. Email:


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: