The Jupiter United U15 girls travel soccer team will host a fundraiser on Saturday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Publix Super Market at 10142 W. Indiantown Road. Players will be seeking donations for the team’s trip to Decatur, Ala., June 6-9 for the Region III Presidents Cup. Jupiter qualified for the competition by winning the 2013 Florida Presidents Cup in Auburndale.
The 2012- 2013 Palm Beach Gardens U-11 Girls Lacrosse team finished the season undefeated for the second year in a row. Team members are: Brooke Papenfuss, Katie Borland, Blake Bowers, Isabella Castriz, Claire Borland, Catherine Dunkin, Peyton Greene, Caroline Charles, Olivia Randell, Shane Lunsford, Ellie Blain, Brooke Coppersmith, Madison Hurley, Holly Pruitt, Alexis Tadros, Megan Hurst, Ashley Daniels, Sydney Kashuba, Katie Preti, Reese Quinn and Alyssa Vitale. The head coach of team is David Charles and assistant coaches are Bill Papenfuss, Travis Blain, Dan Bowers and Jennifer Preti.
The Second Annual Colavita “Motivation Man” ½ Iron & Olympic Triathlon will be held June 1 in downtown West Palm Beach. The event, presented by Publix and benefiting the Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation of America, consists of two races: an Olympic-distance triathlon (.94 mile swim, 25-mike bike, 6.5 mile run) and a Half-Ironman (1.2 mile swim, 56 mile bike, 13.1 mile run). The weekend includes the Publix Health and Fitness Expo, as well as a weekend kick-off party and a post-race awards ceremony and after-party at the famous E.R. Bradley’s Saloon on the waterfront. Costs to participate are: Olympic Individual Triathlon registration - $175, Half Iron Individual Triathlon registration - $275, Olympic Relay Triathlon registration - $275, and Half Iron Relay Triathlon registration - $375. For information or to register, visit www.motivationman.com.
The City of Palm Beach Gardens Tennis Center will host the 2013 Rally for the Cure for the fifth consecutive year on Friday. Since 1996, Rally for the Cure has empowered people to spread the life-saving message of early detection of breast cancer through an activity they are passionate about. The format is round robin and pink is a must! Registration is full but you may still pay the $20 Rally fee, watch the Rally and be included in the raffle and lunch sponsored by Cathy’s Beach Connection in Juno Beach (Call to RSVP for lunch). One hundred percent of the fee goes directly to help Komen support life-saving breast cancer research, education, screening and treatment programs. For information, call 561-775-8277.
The Palm Beach County KDW Classic will be held June 1 and headquartered at the Riviera Beach Marina. The event, one of the largest Kingfish-Dolphin-Wahoo tournaments in the state, is produced by the West Palm Beach Fishing Club and attracts more than 200 boats and 1,000 anglers each year. More than $32,000 in guaranteed cash prizes, and more than $25,000 in raffle items and trophies are up for grabs in this year’s tournament. Anglers can register for the tournament online at www.kdwclassic.com. Prior to May 23 the tournament entry fee is $175 for WPBFC members and tenants at Riviera Beach Marina, New Port Cove, Old Port Cove, North Palm Beach Marina and the Palm Beach Yacht Center. For all others the early entry fee is $200 per boat if paid by May 23. After May 23 all boat entries are $275. For information call 561-832-6780.
The 3rd Annual Lighthouse Ladies KDW Fishing Tournament will be held June 8. The event is presented by Stingray Fishing Outfitters in Jupiter and the proceeds benefit the Lighthouse for the Blind of the Palm Beaches. Lighthouse is a nonprofit organization that assists children and adults with visual impairments to develop their capabilities to the fullest. Cash prizes awarded: first place ($1,000 plus $1,000 in sponsor products), second place ($500 plus $500 in sponsor products), third place ($350 plus $500 in sponsor products) and the Que Bonito! award. For information, call 561-743-7724 or visit www.lighthousefishing.com.
The Palm Beach Gardens Community High School’s Five Star Magnet Program Annual Golf Tournament will be held at Abacoa Golf Club on Saturday. $105 per player and $400 per foursome. Entry fee includes continental breakfast, green fees, cart, driving range, goodie bag, luncheon and awards. Registration is at 7 a.m. with a shotgun start at 8 a.m. Sponsorship opportunites are available and range from $75 to $2,500. For information, call 561-694-7389 or email email@example.com.
The Jupiter Senior Softball Association offers players 55 and older the opportunity to play softball. The league’s emphasis is on sportsmanship, physical fitness, camaraderie, and the simple pleasure and excitement of the game. Their two division format offers games for the most competitive tournament players as well as recreational games for players desiring a more relaxed style of play. The league meets 8:30 to 11 a.m. every Monday, Wednesday and Friday throughout the year at Jupiter Community Park, 3377 Church St. For information, visit www.leaguelineup.com/jssa.
A free baseball clinic will be held at Roger Dean Stadium from 10 a.m. to noon on Saturday. The clinic is hosted by Tommy Hutton Baseball Academy with players from the Palm Beach Cardinals and Jupiter Hammerheads on hand to instruct. Summer camp specials will be offered as well as an opportunity to join the Knothole Gang Kids Club. For information or to attend, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Palm Beach Open, the county’s first official Brazilian jiu-jitsu tournament, will be held at the North Palm Beach Community Center on Saturday. International Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Federation (IBJJF) rules will be enforced in all matches. The event is open to grappling athletes of all skill levels and experience. World Champion’s super fights are also set up which include one of jiu jitsu’s top featherweight World Champions Denilson Pimenta and South Florida’s own local multiple World Champion Roberto “Cyborg” Abreu. The event is being organized by Palm Beach Gardens Martial Arts’ Brazilian jiu jitsu black belt and professional Mixed Martial Artist Igor Almeida who has been teaching jiu jitsu in the area for more than five years. For information, visit www.pbopen.com, call 205-724-9675 or email palmbeachopen@gmail.
The Town of Jupiter Women’s 25 & Over Soccer League is starting. Games will be played at Jupiter Community Park on Thursdays. Individual registration fee is $60 for returning players or $100 for new players and is open to residents and nonresidents. Registration is open until May 19 at www.divasoccer.org. For information, call 561-741-2433 or email BrianB@jupiter.fl.us.
Ms. Shari’s Ballet, Tap, Jazz and Creative Dance for ages 3 to 4 will be held Wednesdays from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. at the Jupiter Recreation Center. The course is $90 for residents, $113 for nonresidents and runs through May 28. For information, call 561-741-2400.
The Jupiter Recreation Department is offering the following ballet classes: Ballet IA for ages 3 to 6 on Tuesdays 3:40 to 4:30 p.m.; Ballet IB for ages 4 and a half to 6 on Tuesdays 2:55 to 3:40 p.m.; Ballet II for ages 5 and a half to 7 on Thursdays 3:40 to 4:30 p.m.; Ballet III for ages 7 to 12 on Tuesdays 4:30 to 5:30 p.m.; Children’s Advanced Ballet Thursdays 4:30 to 5:30 p.m.; Adult Beginner Ballet Tuesdays 5:30 to 6:30 p.m.; Ballet Barre Workout Thursdays 5:30 to 6:30 p.m.; Adult Intermediate/Advanced Ballet Tuesdays 6:30 to 8 p.m.; Adult Intermediate/Advanced Ballet Thursdays 6:30 to 8 p.m. Nine-week sessions concludes with a May 24 Ballet Production of “Alice in Wonderland.” Late registration accepted and prorated. All students are invited to perform in the Spring Production of “Alice in Wonderland” To register, call (561) 741-2400.
The Village of North Palm Beach is now offering the following programs:
- Dip & Dash race for ages 7 to 15 will be held July 27 at the North Palm Beach Country Club. Participants swim and run in the event. Swim distance is 100 to 200 meters and the run distance is .62 to 1.25 miles. Both distances are based on age. Register at www.active.com. No race day registration.
- Yoga at Anchorage Park on Mondays 10 to 11:30 a.m., Tuesdays 6 to 7:30 p.m. and Saturdays 9:15 to 10:45 a.m. For information call 561-841-3386.
- Adult Fitness Class at the North Palm Beach Community Center, will run through June 7. It is for 18 and older. Classes are Tuesdays and Fridays. $100 for residents, $105 for nonresidents. For information, call 561-841-3389.
- Ballet for ages 7 to 12 on Thursdays 3 to 4 p.m. at the Anchorage Activities Building. Eight-week program $145 for residents, $150 for nonresidents.
- Ballroom dancing on Wednesdays from 7 to 8:30 p.m. at the Anchorage Activities Building. Partner mandatory. $20 per couple. For information, call 561-818-0555.
- Belly dancing on Thursdays from 6:45 to 8:15 p.m. Eight-week program $70 for residents, $75 for nonresidents. For information, call 561-310-3667.
- Coquettes dance for adults on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. at Osborne Park. Four-month program $48 for residents, $53 for nonresidents. For information, call 561-841-3386.
- Country line dancing on Wednesdays from 7 to 9 p.m. at Osborne Park. $5 per class. For information, call 561-315-4658.
- Dance for Joy on Thursdays from 1 to 2 p.m. at the Anchorage Activities Building. Eight-week program $145 for residents, $150 for nonresidents.
- Fitness over 50 on Monday, Wednesday, Friday from 8:45 to 9:45 a.m. at the Anchorage Activities Building. $10 per month for residents, $12 for nonresidents.
- Jazzercise at Osborne Park. For information, call 561-574-4341 or visit jazzercise.com.
The Prime Time Senior Softball League for players 55 and older is now drafting new players to round out its summer schedule, which runs through late August/early September. Games are played at John Prince Park in Lake Worth on Sundays at 9:30 a.m. For information, call 954-796-2640cq or visit www.primetimeseniorsoftball.comcq.
The Jupiter Recreation Department offers Baby Boomer Boot Camp, Total Body Toning and Aerobic Dance classes. The boot camp is held Mondays and Wednesdays at 8:30 a.m. and costs $80 for residents and $100 for nonresidents for eight classes. Aerobic Dance is set for Mondays and Wednesdays at 9:45 a.m. and Total Body Toning for Tuesdays and Thursdays at 8:30 a.m. Ten classes for $55 for residents and $69 nonresidents. For information, call 561-236-4298 or email Kathy@exercisewithkathy.com.
Jupiter Parks and Recreation’s Stretch-and-Strengthen Workouts are being held at the Jupiter Community Center. The class, led by Jake Jacobson, includes weight training, balance, cardio and 40 to 50 exercises in the one-hour course. Workouts are Monday and Wednesday, 5:45 to 6:45 p.m., and Tuesday and Thursday, 8:30 to 9:30 a.m. Cost for a 10-class punch card is $53 for residents, $66 for nonresidents. For information, 561-741-2400.
The city of Palm Beach Gardens is offering the following programs:
- The Rising Stars Basketball Academy, conducted by Barry University head basketball coach Butch Estes, is open to players ages 5 to 17 and focuses on skill development. The next session starts June 3. Clinics are held on Mondays at the Burns Road Recreation Center. Enrollment is open to the first eight players in each age division: 6 to 8, 9 to 10, 11 to 12 and 13 to 17. Cost of the program is $250 for a 10-week session. Clinic times are 5 p.m. for ages 6 to 8; 6 p.m. for 9 to 10; 7 p.m. for 11 to 12; and 8 p.m. for 13 to 17. To register, call 561-630-1148 or email email@example.com.
- Zumba classes on Mondays from 6 to 7 p.m., Thursdays 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. and Saturdays from 9 to 10 a.m. at the Burns Road Recreation Center. For information, visit www.pbgfl.com or call 561-630-1100.
- Tuesday to Friday golf camp for ages 5 to 16. For information, call 561-309-6472.
- Stroller Power Gets Pumped on Tuesdays and Thursdays 9:15 to 10:15 a.m. at the Burns Road Recreation Center. Call 561-630-1119 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
- Deep-water aerobics will be held Mondays, Wednesdays and Saturdays 9 to 10 a.m., Tuesday and Thursdays 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. at the Palm Beach Gardens Aquatic Complex. $4 for residents, $5 for nonresidents. For information, call 561-630-1145, email recinfo@pbgfl or visit www.pbgfl.com.
- Tennis programs, leagues, clinics and lessons for all ages and abilities at the Palm Beach Gardens Tennis Center. Call 561-775-8277, email email@example.com or visit www.pbgfl.com/tennis.
North County Aquatic Complex Water Aerobics Classes are being held Tuesday to Saturday at 10 a.m. Cost is $4 per class. A 10-class pass is $30. Call 561-745-0241.
Water aerobics classes at North Palm Beach Country Club are being held Tuesday and Thursday 10:15 to 11:15 a.m. and Wednesday and Friday 11 to 12:00 a.m. No membership is required and classes are $4 each. Call 561-691-3427 or 561-236-8187.
For the sixth consecutive year Sister Centers Jupiter and Saint Lucie Lanes will provide Treasure Coast children with two free games of bowling every day for the entire summer. The program runs through Aug. 31. For information, call 772-461-5390 or 561-743-9200 or visit www.bowlfl.com.
The Fairwinds Golf Course’s Junior Tournament Series will begin June 3. Open to ages 7 to 17, who have not yet graduated high school, this summer tournament series takes place on Mondays and Tuesdays. The cost to participate is $75 for the six-tournament series and advanced registration is required. For information, call 772-462-GOLF (4653) or visit www.fairwindsgolf.com.
The Martin County Parks and Recreation Department is hosting a youth basketball league June 3 to Aug. 31 at Hidden Oaks Middle School. Register now through May 29. This is a coed league for ages 6 to 17. Cost is $96 for residents and $106 for nonresidents, $10 late fee effective May 30. For information, call 772-215-3232 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. To register, visit econnect.martin.fl.us.
The Martin County Parks and Recreation Department is hosting a preschool basketball program for ages 3, 4 and 5 at Hidden Oaks Middle School. This is an instructional program, not a league. This six-week program is held from 6 to 7 p.m. on Tuesdays, starting June 11. Cost is $80 for residents and $90 for nonresidents. To register, visit econnect.martin.fl.us.
Jimmy Terry has been named the new general manager at PGA Village in Port St. Lucie. He assumes his new role on June 1. Terry will be responsible for managing all programs, sales, marketing and community relations plans to fulfill the mission and objectives of The PGA’s only owned-and-operated golf resort destination.
Summer camping and kayaking is available at the Savannas Recreation Area on Midway Road. The 550-acre preserve offers RV and tent camping, kayak and canoe rentals, fishing, hiking trails through natural habitat, a playground, restrooms and a large covered pavilion on Palm Island for functions. To reserve a campsite, rent a kayak or rent the Palm Island pavilion call 772-464-7855 or visit www.stlucieco.gov/parks/savannas.htm.
In partnership with Stuart Scuba, Martin County’s Sailfish Splash Waterpark is launching a scuba diving instruction program this spring. Aspiring divers as young as 8 can learn to dive at the waterpark. Stuart Scuba will offer a full curriculum of courses including: Discover Scuba, Adult and Junior Open Water Diving, Advanced Open Water Diving, Enriched Air, Rescue Diving, Master Diver and a full suite of specialty and “pro” courses. For information or to register, call 772-288-5690cq.
The Havert L. Fenn Center in Fort Pierce youth fitness programs for home-schooled students will be 1 to 2 p.m. Thursdays and will rotate from karate to jiu-jitsu every three months. The program is open to kids ages 4 to 15. Cost is $25 per month for the first child and $20 for additional siblings. Jujitsu classes for all students will be Mondays and Wednesdays from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. for ages 4 to 7, and 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. for ages 8 and older. Call 772-462-1521 for information.
Martin County is hosting free open tennis Saturdays at the Halpatiokee Regional Park Tennis Courts, 7645 Lost River Road, Stuart. The program is open to intermediate and advanced players of all ages. Play runs 7:30 to 10 a.m. Free, just bring a can of balls. Contact Eric Buetens at 772-546-6633 or visit tctennis.blogspot.com.
Hobe Sound is hosting open pickup tennis Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays 8 to 10 a.m. at the courts on Hercules Street. The program is free. Call Eric Buetens at 772-546-6633 or visit tctennis.blogspot.com.
The St. Lucie County Parks and Recreation Department needs volunteers to assist with the Community Assistance for Recreational Excellence Volunteer Program. Volunteers will help with special events or coaching sports teams, and must be 16 or older. For information, call Chrissy Elliott at 772-462-1793 or apply in person at the Havert L. Fenn Center, 2000 Virginia Ave., Fort Pierce.
30-and-older open-play basketball, hosted by the St. Lucie County Parks and Recreation Department, is scheduled for 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesdays at the Havert L. Fenn Center in Fort Pierce. Men and women are invited. Cost is $2. Call 772-462-1521 or 772-462-2148.
Compiled by Eddie Ritz. Email sports news to him at email@example.com.