Sports & Travel


Four-person scramble
Form your own four-person team for this event at the Rheinblick Golf Course on May 11. Register by May 8. Call (0611) 143-548-5485.
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.
Fly the friendly skies
Enjoy a tandem jump with the skydiving experts in Bitburg with Outdoor Recreation May 18. Cost is $329. Sign up by May 10 at the fitness center.
Mother’s Day bowling
Moms bowl for free when accompanied by a child (shoe rental not included) on May 12 from 11 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. at the Wiesbaden Entertainment Center.
Rafting the Rhein
Join Outdoor Recreation for a fun day on the Rhein River May 11. Get a unique view of this UNESCO World Heritage Site while rafting. Cost is $89. Sign up at the fitness center.
AER golf tournament
An Army Emergency Relief Campaign Golf Tournament will be held May 17 at the Rheinblick Golf Course. Call (0611) 143-548-9201 for registration details.
Archery, ropes course
Outdoor Recreation offers a fun day in the Binger Forest on May 5 including a ropes course, 3D archery course and a German-style barbecue. Non-climbers can also go hiking. Cost is $89 for adults, $69 for children. Sign up at the fitness center.
Women Bowling With Wine
Starting in May the Wiesbaden Entertainment Center will offer a Women Bowling With Wine special on Sundays at 6 p.m. (running for six weeks). Enjoy bowling and social time. Stop by the WEC for details.
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 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. May 18. Call (0611) 143-548-9830.
Martial arts classes
Learn self-defense techniques 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.
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.