Sports & Travel


Color run
Add a little color to your life during the fitness center’s color run at 9 a.m. June 15. Participation is free; however, participants can pick up a commemorative T-shirt for $5. Register from 7-8:45 a.m. on the day of the run if desiring a T-shirt.
Four-person scramble
Make your own four-person team for this competitive event at the Rheinblick Golf Course at 9 a.m. June 15. Call (0611) 143-548-5485 to register.
Father’s Day bowling
Dads bowl for free when accompanied by a child from 11 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. June 16. Shoe rental is not included. Call the Wiesbaden Entertainment Center at (0611) 143-548-9404 for details.
PGA Sports Academy
Young people ages 7-17 are invited to learn the game of golf during PGA Sports Academy lessons at the Rheinblick Golf Course on Saturdays. Cost is $50 for four sessions (per month). Call the Rheinblick at (0611) 143-548-5486.
Martial arts classes
Learn self-defense techniques and more during ongoing Golden Sage Martial Arts Classes at the fitness center. Classes are Saturdays from noon to 2 p.m. and cost $8 per class. For more information visit www.bob-karnes-golden-sage.com or call the fitness center at (0611) 143-548-9830.
Free Lesson Friday
Get a taste of everything the Rheinblick Golf Course has to offer with a free lesson during Free Lesson Fridays – from 4-5 p.m. on the first Friday of the month through August. Come to the driving range for the free lesson. Call (0611) 143-548-5485 for details.
Recreational shooting
Get in some target time with Wiesbaden Outdoor Recreation at the McCully Range in Wackernheim on from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. June 15. Call (0611) 143-548-9830.
Raft the Rhein, Europa Park
Join Outdoor Recreation for a day on the Rhein River June 8. Cost of the rafting trip is $89 including round-trip transportation and the raft experience. Outdoor Recreation also features a trip to the Europa Park amusement park June 29. Cost is $99 for adults, $89 for children. Bring extra euros for meals. Sign up at the Wiesbaden Sports, Fitness and Outdoor Recreation Center.
Verdun trip
Wiesbaden Outdoor Recreation invites you on an interactive trip to Verdun, France, May 27, to commemorate the Centennial of World War I. Verdun is the location of the longest lasting battle of WWI, running from Feb. 21 to Dec. 18, 1916, with more than 700,000 casualties. This moving experience is designed for guests ages 16 and older. Cost is $99 including round-trip bus transportation and entrance fees. Register at the Wiesbaden Sports, Fitness and Outdoor Recreation Center.
Memorial Day Murph
Prove your grit and pay tribute to Medal of Honor recipient Navy Lt. Michael P. Murphy during this timed event including two one-mile runs, 100 pull-ups, 200 push-ups and 300 squats on May 18 at the fitness center. You can also compete in a half version of the Murph. Register at the fitness center or call (0611) 143-548-9830.
EFMP Bowling
Every second Wednesday of the month the Exceptional Family Member Program sponsors a free bowling night for Soldiers, civilians and retirees with Family members who have special needs at the Wiesbaden Entertainment Center at 5:30 p.m. This is a good opportunity for children and parents to meet other community members as well as to connect with EFMP and support staff to discover resources that may be available. Call ACS at (0611) 143-548-9201 for details.