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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 (Hwy 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). 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: e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org 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 online 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.
June 18: Spotsylvania High School football benefit golf rournament 9 a.m. at Meadows Farms Golf Course Cost: $80 per player. Information: Ben Lawrynas at 226-9259.
June 29: Mark and Bill Lenzi Memorial golf tournament, 9 a.m. at Lee’s Hill Golfers Club. Cost: $75 per person. Proceeds benefit Families of the Wounded fund. Hole sponsors needed.
Information: Cyndi Sankey (540/891-5258 or email@example.com) or Ellie Lenzi (540/371-4159 or firstname.lastname@example.org).
July 4: Heritage Festival 5-mile run, 7:45 a.m. at Fredericksburg Train Station on Caroline Street. Cost: $22 ($25 after June 22, $30 on race day. Register at racetiming unlimited.org.
July 14: Fresh2 5K run, 8 a.m. at Spotsylvania Courthouse Village Pavilion. Cost: $25 ($30 after June 29). Register at racetimingunlimited.org.
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