Sports shorts – April 28, 2016


Learn to golf
Learn the fundamentals of the golf swing, short game and putting, along with etiquette and rules through a series of five beginner-friendly lessons taught by professional staff at the Rheinblick Golf Course. Classes take place Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. or 7:30 to 8:30 p.m. Sessions start May 16, June 13, July 11 and Aug. 29 and cost $99 for the full series. Call civ (0611) 143-548-5485 to sign up.


German Fishing Course
Learn what you need to know to purchase your German Fishing License and fish successfully while in Germany during this four-day class which runs May 7, 8, 14 and 15. Classes are held from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the Outdoor Recreation Building on Clay Kaserne. Cost is $60 for Hunting, Fishing and Sport Shooting members; $75 for non-members; $95 per family for HFSS members or $105 per family for non-members. Minimum age to participate is age 10. Stop by Outdoor Recreation in Building 1043 or call civ (0611) 143-548-9801.


Functional fitness throwdown
Functional Fitness enthusiasts will compete in this open team event composed of teams of either two male or two female competitors, April 30, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., at the Wiesbaden Fitness Center Annex.



Paintball at McCully Barracks
Looking for a little competitive adventure with your friends, family or coworkers? Spend a day splashing around the colors at the McCully Barracks Paintball Range. Group reservations and special requests will be accommodated.
In accordance with German guidelines for paintball players, ACUs, BDUs, ABUs and camofaluge clothing of any type are not permitted on the field during normal operating days. U.S. Army military training is the exception. All personal markers must have an “F” stamp. The minimum age requirement is 16 years for both U.S. and non-U.S. ID cardholders. Proof of age may be required at registration. Youths ages 16 and 17 must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian.
Cost is $25 per person and includes Tippman paintball marker, protective mask, hopper, unlimited air and field fee. Paintballs are not included and must be purchased on site. More information: civ (0611) 143-548-9801