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May 25: Battle of the Wilderness memorial golf tournament, 9 a.m. at Lake of the Woods Golf Course in Locust Grove. Two-person scramble match play (“Confederate” vs. “Union” teams). Cost: $50 per person. Information: Bill Wilson (540/972-1824 or wrosser@comcast .net) or Gayle Buresh (540/972-2637, or email@example.com).
May 28: YMCA Civitan 10K, 7 a.m. at 1201 Caroline St., Fredericksburg. Cost: $22 ($18 for 5K run/walk). Register at ymcaracing.com.
June 2: Second annual Potomac River Sharkfest Swim, 9 a.m. The 30km swim will start at Aqua Land in Charles County, Md. and goes parallel to the Harry Nice Bridge (U.S. 301) finishing at Dahlgren Wayside Park in King George. Information: sharkfestswim.com or contact Michelle Ruettinger at firstname.lastname@example.org.
June 2–3: Northern Neck Rivermen semipro football practice in Colonial Beach. Interested players and coaches should contact coach Dennis Cornwell at 540/845-1009 or email@example.com.
June 8: Sixth annual Betty Parker/Lin Musselman memorial golf tournament, 9 a.m. at Four Winds. Cost: $40 per person (four-player captain’s choice). Entry deadline: May 29. Information: 804/742-5647.
June 8–Aug. 26: Culpeper Open tennis tournament, hosted by Culpeper Sport & Racquet Club. Cost: $15 per person, per event. Deadline: June 1. Divisions: A & B—women’s singles and doubles; men’s singles and doubles; Seniors (60 and over) men’s and women’s doubles. Information: email csrc19055 @yahoo.com or call 540/825-0000.
June 10: Fredericksburg SPCA 5K Rescue Run, 7 a.m. at Central Rappahannock Regional Library, 1201 Caroline Street. Cost: $30. Register at racetimingunlimited.org.
June 17: Battling Cancer 5K, 8 a.m. at the Moss Free Clinic parking lot, 1301 Sam Perry Boulevard. Cost: $28 ($33 after June 7). Register at racetimingunlimited.org.
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