Sports shorts – October 8, 2015


NFL Sundays at the WEC
The Wiesbaden Entertainment Center on Hainerberg televises 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.

Halloween Volksmarch
The Wiesbaden International Wandering Club will host its second annual volksmarch Oct. 31-Nov. 1 at the Gemeinschaftshaus at Biegerstrasse 17 in Wiesbaden-Bierstadt. Costumes are welcome! There will be 6 kilometer, 10 kilometer and 20 kilometer trails to choose from. Both the 6k and 10k are stroller-friendly, and the 6k trail features a trivia game for children. Walkers can start the volksmarch anytime between 7 a.m.-1 p.m. for the shorter trails, or 7 a.m.-noon for the 20k trail. All trails close at 5 p.m. For more information, visit www.wiwc-volksmarching.de. Groups can pre-register by emailing wiwcvolksmarching@gmail.com.

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.

5k Zombie Run
FMWR hosts a free 5k Zombie Run/Walk at Clay Kaserne Oct. 31 from 9-11 a.m. Come in costume to match the volunteers dressed in the spirit of Halloween. Register the day of the race from 7-8:30 a.m. for the chance to pick up a free commemorative t-shirt while supplies last.