April: Sports registration
THE GNARLIEST KIDS ADVENTURE RACE (THE GNAR) is April 29 at Camp Ton-A-Wanda in Zirconia, NC. The event is for ages 5 – 14. Challenges may include mountain biking, running, a low ropes course, problem solving, a climbing wall and a grand finale obstacle course. For details and registration, visit idaph.net.
G — REGISTRATION FOR SUMMER BASEBALL is open May 21 – June 10 for members and May 28 – June 10 for nonmembers at YMCA Greenville locations. Practice begins July 9. For details, visit www.ymcagreenville. org.
G — REGISTRATION FOR SUMMER BASKETBALL is open May 21 – June 10 for members and May 28 – June 10 for nonmembers at YMCA Greenville locations. Practice begins July 9. For details, visit www.ymcagreen ville.org.
G — WATER SAFETY WEEK is April 2 – 5 at Eastside Family YMCA, Caine Halter YMCA and the Y Program Center in Simpsonville. Registration is required and space is limited. For details, visit www.ymcagreenville. org.
G — REGISTRATION FOR SPRING FLAG FOOTBALL, VOLLEYBALL AND CROSS COUNTRY continues through April 8 at the GHS Family YMCA. For details, visit www.ymca greenville.org.
G — GREENVILLE CHAMPIONSHIP TENNIS, in partnership with the City of Greenville Parks and Recreation Department, is offering group and private tennis lessons for ages 5 – 17 at Cleveland Park. Saturday clinics are also offered. For details, visit www.greenvillechampionshiptennis. com.
G — KIDS’ FITNESS CLASSES are offered Mondays – Thursdays at the GHS Family YMCA, including Youth Run Club (ages 8 and older), Fit Kids (ages 3 – 5 and 4 – 7), Youth Cardio Strength (ages 8 – 12) and Zumba Kids (ages 4 – 7 and 8 – 12). For details, call 864-963-3605 or visit ymcagreenville.org.
G — GIRLS ON THE RUN and Girls on Track combine training for a 5K with esteem-enhancing workouts for girls ages 8 – 15. To register, visit www.ghschildrens.org/girls-on-the-run.php.
S — TITANS TRACK CLUB, an AAU Junior Olympic Track and Cross Country team for ages 5 – 18, is in Spartanburg. For details, call Dee at 864-316-4529 or visit www.titanstrack.net.
S — THE TRACK AND FIELD team for the AAU Junior Olympic Track Club is a competitive team for ages 5 – 18. Visit spartanburgelite.com.
S — KARATE for ages 5 and older is offered at the T.W. Edwards Community Center. For details, visit spartanburgparks.org.
A — WATER SAFETY WEEK is April 2 – 6 at the Anderson Area YMCA. Through learning how to perform a sequenced set of skills over eight lessons of 40 minutes each, the risk of drowning is reduced, giving children confidence in and around water. The program is free, but registration is required. Visit www.andersonareaymca.org.