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Recreation Calendar

Sept. 14–15: Spotsylvania YMCA men’s basketball tournament for ages 16-older. Cost: $175 per team. Information: 540/735-9622.

Sept. 15: Ladysmith Village 5K, 5:30 p.m. at Ladysmith Village. Cost: $25 (10 for kids’ 1K fun run). Register online at

Sept. 15: King George YMCA Youth Triathlon, 8:30 a.m. at the King George YMCA. Age divisions: 6–10 and 11–14. Cost: $30 individuals, $45 relay teams, $20 biathlon. Register online at

Sept. 16: Focus on Youth 5k: Sept. 16, 9:15 a.m. at Pratt Park in Stafford. Cost: $15 for youth 18-under, $25 for adults. Register online at

Sept. 22: Men’s slo-pitch softball tournament at Stafford American Legion field. $250 per team. Guaranteed four games, unlimited home runs. Information: Mike Way, 540/903-9594.

Sept. 22: Baron “Deuce” Braswell 5K run against teen violence, 8 a.m. at Courtland High School. Cost: $25 for adults, $15 for students, $10 for 1-mile fun run. Register


Sept. 23: Margaret Brent Elementary 5K, 8 a.m. at Margaret Brent Elementary in Stafford. Cost: $25 ($30 race day), $10 for 12-under fun run at 7:30. Register at

Oct. 6: Stonewall Jackson 20-mile run, 7:15 a.m. Cost: $45 by Sept. 21 ($55 after Sept. 21, $65 on race day). Various age groups offered. Information: Contact Pam Hudgins 540/507-7532 or Rick Hamm 540/507-7533 or visit

Oct. 7: Moss Free Clinic 5K, 8:30 a.m. at Moss Free Clinic, 1301 Sam Perry Boulevard in Fredericksburg. Cost: $25 ($30 after Sept. 21). Children under 14 free with registered adult. Team discounts available. Register at

Oct. 13: Dean Ridings Memorial 5K, 8:30 a.m. at Spotsylvania Sheriff’s Office, 9119 Dean Ridings Lane. Cost: $20 ($25 after Oct. 9). Information: 804/726-3023 or 540/507-7107.

Oct. 14: King George Fall Festival 5K, 8 a.m. at King George YMCA. Cost: $15 ($20 after Oct. 3), $10 for kids’ fun run. Register online at

Oct. 21: 10K Run Through History, 8 a.m. at Spotsylvania Courthouse Village Pavilion. Cost: $30 ($35 after Sept. 30, $40 after Oct. 19). FARC members get $5 discount. Register at racetimingunlimited .org.

Oct. 28: Wild Mile, 9 a.m. at C&F Mortgage Corporation on Gordon Shelton Boulevard. Costumed race. Cost: $10 for FARC members, $12 for others ($15 after Oct. 1). Register at racetimingunlimited .org.

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