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Oct. 5–6: “Tennis for the Ta Tas” at Country Club of Culpeper. A 24-hour event to benefit Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Contests, clinics and competition. Minimum donation $20. Information: Ernie Locsin (540/222-1667) or Ken West (434/258-5994).
Oct. 6: Stonewall Jackson 20-mile run, 7:15 a.m. Cost: $55 ($65 on race day). Information: Contact Pam Hudgins 540/507-7532 or Rick Hamm 540/507-7533 or visit spotsylvania.va.us/parksandrec.
Oct. 7: Moss Free Clinic 5K, 8:30 a.m. at Moss Free Clinic, 1301 Sam Perry Boulevard in Fredericksburg. Cost: $30. Children under 14 free with registered adult. Team discounts available. Register at racetimingunlimited.org.
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 racetimingunlimited.org.
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.
Oct. 28: Fredericksburg Area Lacrosse will hold tryouts for girls in grades 8–11 who are interested in playing at the World Cup tournament in Canada. For details contact firstname.lastname@example.org
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