Sports briefs

Bike adventure set for Sept. 26

The annual Olympic Bike Adventure, a fundraiser for several local civic groups, is slated for Sunday, Sept. 26.

The event includes metric century (100 kilometers),

25-mile and 10-mile family-friendly rides.

Cost is $50 per adult or $25 for youths 12 years old or younger. Cost includes a ride T-shirt, lunch and ride shuttles.

Proceeds benefit the Boys & Girls Club Foundation of the Olympic Peninsula, Sequim Sunrise Rotary Club and Port Angeles Recreation Department.

For more information or to register, call 417-4557 or see

Walk to Sol Duc Falls set

The Olympic Peninsula Explorers Volkssport Club is hosting a walk on Saturday, Aug. 14, to Sol Duc Falls.

The group meets at 9 a.m. at the Fairmount Restaurant, 1127 Lauridsen Blvd., Port Angeles. A carpool meets at the

Sequim QFC (990 E. Washington St.) at 8:30 a.m.

The trail is not suitable for wheelchairs, strollers or baby joggers. No pets are allowed. There are restrooms along the route.

For more information, call Mary Allen Clark at 452-0593.

District softball T-shirts here

T-shirts left over from the Little League District II softball tournament, held in Sequim this July, are available at the Sequim Gazette office, 147 W. Washington St.

Anglers talk Newton's Cove

The Puget Sound Anglers, North Olympic Peninsula Chapter, host a presentation by club members Tom Duttrey, Dave Croonquist and others, who made a trip to Newton's Cove in Esperanza Inlet. The North Olympic Peninsula PSA chapter meeting starts at 6:45 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 19, at the Trinity United Methodist Church, 100 Blake Ave.,

For more information, call 582-0836 or see

Stingers seek baseball players

The Bremerton Stingers Baseball Club, an organization with baseball teams for players in several youth age divisions, host tryouts for teams in August.

The tryouts are 6-8 p.m. Aug. 17-19 at the Kitsap County Fairgrounds in Bremerton.

Players are required to attend a minimum of two tryout sessions to be considered for a team. Players must check in with a parent and a copy of player's certified birth certificate; check-in begins at 5:30 p.m. each day.

The Stingers field five teams next season in age divisions 12U, 13U, 14U, 15U and 17-18U. The Stingers have ball players from Sequim, Chimacum and Port Angeles on teams now.

For more information, see

Open volleyball is at Stevens

Volleyballers seeking a place to play this summer may want to check out play at Stevens Middle School, 1139 W. 14th St., Port Angeles.

An open gym is scheduled each Friday evening from 7-

10 p.m.

Players only need to sign in on an entry sheet and contribute $1.

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