May 29, 2012
Issaquah Alps Trail Club
Aug. 27, Dogs Welcome Hike, 600-1,000-foot elevation gain. Call 206-322-0990 … Sept. 2, 9:30 a.m., Rattlesnake Ledge in North Bend, 5 miles, 1,400-foot elevation gain. Call 453-8997 … Sept. 5, 9 a.m., Tiger Mountain-Tradition Plateau loop, 4 miles, 600-foot elevation gain. Call 228-6118.
Cascade Bicycle Club
Aug. 26, 6:30 p.m., Eastside Tour, 20-30 miles from Marymoor Park east parking lot. Call 392-1347.
Lake Sammamish Triathlon, Aug. 28, 7 a.m., at Lake Sammamish State Park. Event consists of 400-meter swim, 14-mile bike ride and a 3.4-mile run. Registration limited to the first 750 entrants. Go to www.signmeup.com/67401 to register. For other information, call 206-920-3983 or go to www.BuDuRacing.com.
Issaquah Parks and Recreation has open gym for volleyball and basketball at the community center. Volleyball is 6-9 p.m. Monday, and basketball 6-9 Tuesday. There is also noontime hoops for players 16 & over, 12-2 p.m., Monday through Friday, and 40 & over noontime hoops, 12-2 p.m. Tuesday and Thursday, and 8:30-10 a.m. Saturday.
Coed league – Issaquah Parks coed league starts Sept. 15. Registration fees are due Sept. 8. Call 837-3341.
Men’s league – Issaquah Parks men’s 35 and over 4×4 league and open 4×4 league start Sept. 23. Registration fees due Sept. 15. Call 837-3341.
Tennis and friends – Issaquah Parks program for people 50 years and up at Tibbetts Valley Tennis Courts. Daily sessions from 9 a.m.-noon. Call 369-8332.
Issaquah Sportsmen’s Club starts a hunter education course Sept. 8. Maximum size is 25 students. Call 746-4480.
Cascade Mountain Men hold their next monthly shoot noon Sept. 20 at the Issaquah Sportsmen’s Club.
Riding lessons – The Red Gate Farm in Sammamish offers year-round riding lessons for ages 6-18. Call 392-0111.
Cannons Baseball Club holds tryouts for its 2011 14U Sandy Koufax team
August 29 from 1-3 p.m. at Liberty HS. Call 206-227-2920, or go to CannonsBC@comcast.net.
Lessons – The Washington Fencing Academy offers fencing lessons for youth, beginning and intermediate groups at Clark Elementary School and Issaquah Valley School. New sessions start Sept. 14. Call 837-3300.
Issaquah Parks begins basketball classes for Little Dribblers, ages 4-5, and Hoopsters, ages 6-8, Sept. 23; and Hoopsters II, ages 9-11, Sept. 22. Call 837-3300.
Tryouts – Friends of Hoop holds tryouts for its fourth, fifth and sixth gradegirls basketball teams Sept. 13 and 15 7:30-9 p.m. at Bellevue College. For further information, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
Issaquah SC Arsenal is registering players for its fall season. Go to www.issaquahsoccerclub.org.
Issaquah Gliders hold an informational open house 3-6 p.m. Sept. 9 at the Issaquah Community Center. Call 392-8230 or go to www.thegliders.8k.com. Workouts for groups, ages 5-8 and 9-13, start Sept. 13 at Lake Sammamish State Park.
Pee wee sports
Issaquah Parks has pee wee basketball, soccer, T-ball and basketball for ages 4-5. Soccer and T-ball start Sept. 20, basketball starts Sept. 21. Call 837-3300.
Issaquah Parks offers karate classes, taught by the Washington Shotokan Association, for ages 6-11 starting Sept. 16. Classes are 5:15-6 p.m. Thursdays through Nov. 4. Call 837-3300.
Fall swim lesson registration taking place now. Lessons at Julius Boehm Pool. Register online at www.issaquahparks.net or www.ci.issaquah.wa.us.
Issaquah Youth Lacrosse holds instructional clinics for boys and girls, ages 6-10. The boys instructional league begins Sept. 10, the girls’ clnic starts Oct. 1. For further information, go to www.issaquahyouthlacrosse.com.
High school sports
Sept. 3 – 5 p.m., Issaquah at Heritage (Vancouver); 7 p.m., Skyline at Liberty.
Sept. 1 – 3:30 p.m., Issaquah at Ballard (Jackson Park GC), Skyline at Bothell (Wayne GC).
Sept. 4 – 1:30 p.m., Enumclaw at Skyline.