Sports shorts – November 5, 2015


NFL Sundays at the WEC
The Wiesbaden Entertainment Center on Hainerberg shows NFL games every Sunday. Win prizes during the halftime trivia check, and get a free slice of pizza with the purchase of a beverage during halftime.

Youth bowling league
The Wiesbaden Youth Bowling League is open to youths ages 5 to 20 and practices every Saturday from 9:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Wiesbaden Entertainment Center. Members can bowl in league competition and receive coaching from a bronze-level training bowling instructor at no additional cost. The first day of bowling was Sept. 12 and the season runs through April 2016. This league is United States Bowling Congress-sanctioned and all members receive a bowling shirt. All youths have a chance to win scholarship money that they will be able to use when they go to college. There is a one-time registration fee of $18 and $8 per week, which includes three games, rental shoes and instruction. For more information, contact Danny Berardi at mil 565-2021 or email danny.c.berardi.civ@mail.mil.

Free yoga and Zumba at ACS
Army Community Service offers free yoga classes every Tuesday at noon at the ACS cafeteria and free Zumba classes Monday and Wednesday at 9 a.m.; Wednesdays at 4:30 p.m.; and Tuesdays and Thursdays at 9:30 a.m.


Boot camp
FMWR offers Boot Camp Oct. 19 through Nov. 24 Tuesdays and Thursdays at 9 a.m. and 6 p.m. People of all levels of fitness are welcome to participate and classes will feature an hour of intense cardiovascular endurance mixed with muscle-building exercises. The classes consist of six weeks of completely different sessions. One week will focus on cardio, one on muscle-building and all six will focus on core. The cost is $120. Contact FMWR at (0611) 143-548-9830 for more information or stop at the Clay Kaserne Fitness Center.

Fitness Center dress code
Patrons of the Wiesbaden Fitness Center should be aware there is a dress code. For example, ACUs are permitted only during lunch hours from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., shorts should be longer than finger tip-length when arms are straight alongside the body, and exposed midriffs are prohibited. For details, visit the FMWR website at http://wiesbaden.armymwr.com/europe/wiesbaden/ and search “dress code.”

Turkey Trot 5k
Family and MWR hosts a Turkey Trot 5K Nov. 14 at 9 a.m. Stollers and pets (on leashes) are welcome. Ft’s free to participate, and t-shirts will be given away. No pre-registration is required. All finishers are eligible to compete for a free turkey. For more information, visit www.wiesbaden.armymwr.com.