ThunderRidge announces youth baseball clinic
ThunderRidge High School baseball recently announced its youth clinic for May 30 and 31 at the school in Highlands Ranch. For youths 6-11 years old, clinic time is 9 a.m.-noon. Clinics for 12-15 year olds is 1-4 p.m. Lunch, which is included in the cost along with a T-shirt and prizes, for both age groups is 12-1 p.m. Participants should bring plenty of water, glove, bat and baseball attire. For more information, contact coach James Dollaghan at email@example.com.
Broncos’ Simms joins Mile High Football Camp
The 34th annual Mile High Football Camp is set for June 21-24 at Colorado Christian University in Lakewood with an all-star lineup of National Football League players and coaches among its staff. Among the players scheduled to appear is Denver Broncos quarterback Chris Simms, who joins San Diego Chargers linebackers coach John Pagano and Baltimore Ravens secondary coach Chuck Pagano, whom headline a knowledgeable and experienced staff for campers ages 8-14 years old at Colorado’s longest-running youth football camp.
The camp will also feature instruction from Broncos linebackers coach Don Martindale and a number of other NFL players and coaches, as well as high school coaches from around the state.
The camp stresses all phases of the game of football. Players and coaches will work on improving individual techniques for each offensive and defensive position. Each camper will receive special attention to help improve his overall skill level through participation in group scrimmages, ability, twice-daily practices and structured activities.
For more information, including applications for the Mile High Football Camp, visit the camp Web site at www.milehighfootballcamp.com or contact Jennifer Kemp at 303-665-6565.
Golf club to host annual Women and Golf Day
The Colorado Section PGA and Green Valley Ranch Golf Club in Denver, located just south of Denver International Airport, will play host to the annual Women and Golf Day May 28. For the first year, this event is held in conjunction with the Colorado Women’s Open.
Targeted for both long-time players and beginners, the annual Women and Golf Day features PGA professionals providing instruction on all phases of the game to include putting, chipping, full swing and on-course instruction. In addition to the instruction, attendees will have the opportunity to see and feel some of the latest in golf equipment and accessories.
The Women and Golf Day event will have two sessions, morning and afternoon. The morning session begins with registration at 8 a.m., and ends with lunch at 11:45 a.m. Afternoon registration begins 11 a.m. with lunch, and instruction clinics conclude at 3:15 p.m.
The cost for the Women and Golf Day event is $25 per person, and includes a golf goody bag with tee gift, lunch, golf instruction from PGA professionals, and an opportunity to watch players in the Colorado Women’s Open. For registration and other information, individuals may contact the Colorado PGA office at 303-681-0742 or visit their Web site at www.coloradopga.com. The Women & Golf Day is one of 6 events the Colorado Section PGA hosts during its 2009 Play Golf America Campaign, designed to increase participation among new and occasional golfers.