SPORTS & TRAVEL


Rheinblick Open
Golfers can compete in this 36-hole, individual, stroke play championship at the Rheinblick Golf Course July 12-14. The three-day competition will feature games, a drawing, putting contest, tournament buffet and the 36-hole tournament (July 13 and 14). Call the Pro Shop at (0611) 143-548-5485 to register.
Fishing course
Learn what you need to know to purchase your German Fishing License and successfully fish while in Germany during Outdoor Recreation’s U.S. Forces German Fishing Course July 11-14. Cost is $75 for adults (ages 16 and above), $25 for ages 10-15. Call (0611) 143-548-9830 or 9801.
Friday Night Nine and Wine
Golfers are invited to enjoy a nine-hole scramble followed by a wine tasting at the Rheinblick Golf Course July 19 starting at 6 p.m. Sign up at the Pro Shop or call (0611) 143-548-5485.
Outdoor Rec adventures
Go skydiving July 13 or rafting on the Rhein River July 20 with Outdoor Recreation. Stop by the Wiesbaden Sports, Fitness and Outdoor Recreation Center or call (0611) 143-548-9830 or 9801 for details.
Friday Night Scramble
Unwind after the work week with a little friendly competition on the greens during a Friday Night Scramble on July 26 starting at 6:30 p.m. at the Rheinblick Golf Course. Call (0611) 143-548-5485 to register.
Sport Shooting Course
Earn a Certificate of Completion in this U.S. Forces Sport Shooting Knowledge Course July 25-27. After completing the course, obtain a certificate of need, shooting insurance and complete 18 times shooting to seek approval to own firearms for sport shooting purposes. Fee is $90. Sign up at the Wiesbaden Sports, Fitness and Outdoor Recreation Center.
PGA Sports Academy
Young people ages 7-17 are invited to get outdoors and 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.
Get golf ready
The Rheinblick Golf Course offers another weeklong session of lessons during the Get Golf Ready program July 22-26. Learn the fundamentals from a professional. Cost is $99. Register at the Rheinblick Pro Shop or call (0611) 143-548-5485.
Free Lesson Friday
Get a taste of everything the Rheinblick Golf Course has to offer with a free lesson during Free Lessons Friday — 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 July 27 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Call (0611) 143-548-9830.
Martial arts classes
Learn self-defense techniques and more during ongoing Golden Sage Martial Arts Classes at the Wiesbaden Sports, Fitness and Outdoor Recreation 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.
Theme park trip
Wiesbaden Outdoor Recreation offers trips to Europa Park June 29 and Aug. 24. Cost is $99 per adult; $89 for children up to age 11.
Price includes round-trip transportation and Europa Park admission. Bring extra euros for food and souvenirs. Register at the fitness center.