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On the Schedule for March 21, 2014

Northwest Guardian

Published: 12:36PM March 20th, 2014

Golf competition set for Whispering Firs

Golf: Whispering Firs Golf Course on McChord Field will host a two-day spring break competition March 29 at 7:30 a.m. and March 30 at 9 a.m. Register in the pro shop by March 27. Entry fee is $100 per golfer.

For more information call 253-982-4927.

Salute to Armed Forces scheduled for April 26

Leisure: The Seattle Mariners’ annual Salute to Armed Forces game is April 26 at 6:10 p.m. The Mariners will have a special pre-game program to honor the Armed Forces, veterans and support organizations.

Discount tickets are available for all military personnel, their families and friends.

The deadline to purchase tickets is April 25 at noon.

593rd ESC triathlon to include pool swim

Races: Compete as an individual or a team in the 593rd Expeditionary Sustainment Command’s “Rest Assured Challenge” Triathlon May 10.

The event includes a 500-meter pool swim, a 90 km bicycle ride and a three mile run. The event is limited to 300 participants.

For more information call 253-477-5595.

Sign up your child for youth baseball

Sports: Registration is open for CYSS baseball until March 28. Spring baseball is open to youth ages 5 to 15 for $60 and Lil’ Batters is open to ages 3 to 4 for $20. Practices for both begin April 21 and the season ends in June.

Register at CYSS Building 2295. For more information call 253-967-2977.

Learn to fish during American Lake clinic

Outdoors: The Outdoor Recreation program and the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife will host free fishing clinics to JBLM DOD ID card holders.

The clinic will take place April 5 at American Lake and is open to women only April 19. Learn basic low-land fishing techniques and strategies.

Those who wish to catch a fish in American Lake must have a valid Washington state fishing license.

Register at or call 253-967-6263 for more information.

Young JBLM runners invited to annual run

Youth sports: The Armed Forces Kids Run at Cowan Stadium is April 26 at 9 a.m.

The run includes age-appropriate distances for ages 5 to 16. All participants receive a JBLM America’s Armed Forces Kids Run T-shirt.

Registration forms are available at CYSS Sports or online at