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Recreation Calendar

July 7, 14, 21: FARC 5K cross country series, 7:30 a.m. at Pratt Park. Cost $2. Information: text David Lovegrove at 540/907-0332.

July 10, 17, 24: FARC spring track series, 6:30 p.m. at James Monroe High School track. All ages. Entry is free (donations accepted). Information: or Al Vaughan, 703/308-8327 or

July 14: Fresh2 5K run, 8 a.m. at Spotsylvania Courthouse Village Pavilion. Cost: $30. Register at

July 22: 5K Run for Mental Wellness, 7:30 a.m. at James Monroe High School, Cost: $20 ($25 after July 7). Register at

July 28: FCHC Twilight 5K, 7:30 p.m. at Spotsylvania Courthouse Village. Cost: $17 ($20 after July 11). T–shirts extra. Register at race

Aug. 3–5: Fredericksburg Open Tennis Championships at the University of Mary Washington. This is a nonsanctioned tournament and open to any singles, doubles and mixed doubles players. Cost: $25 for singles and $30 per doubles team for each event. Registration closes Aug. 1. Information: Patrick Catullo at 540/295-9598 or

Aug. 4: Dahlgren Heritage Rail Trail 50K, 6:30 a.m. in King George. Information: or

Aug. 6: “Doobie-Do Golf Classic,” 9 a.m. at Lee’s Hill Golfers Club. Hosted by Fredericksburg Eagles #4123; all proceeds benefit the Brian Strobel Memorial Fund. Cost: $300 per foursome, $75 per player. Information: David Limerick, 540/287-0731.

Aug. 13: Black–Hawk Baseball golf benefit, 1 p.m. at Cannon Ridge. Sign up online at golfcannon or by calling Joe Caliri at 540.498.6828. Hole sponsorships available.

Aug. 19: Hartwood 10-Miler, 7:15 a.m. at Curtis Memorial Park. Cost: $25 for FARC members, $35 for others ($40 for all after Aug. 4; subtract $8 for no T–shirt). Register at

Sept. 9: Grace Oughton Memorial 5K run, 8:30 a.m. at Patriot Park in Spotsylvania. Cost: $25 ($30 after Aug. 19, $35 on race day) for 5K, ($10/$12/$15 for 1-mile rookie run at 9:30). Register at

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