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Sports Notes

Youth Baseball registration open

Fall registration for the West Raleigh Baseball Association is open until Aug. 1 for children ages 5-13. T-Ball will be offered for 5- and 6-year-olds. Register online at www.wrbaseball.org. For more information, call Pete Gibson at 910-617-8217 or email wropsmgr@nc.rr.com.

Third annual Five-O Memorial Bicycle Ride

The third annual Five-O Memorial rides are scheduled for Saturday, Aug. 25, starting at Trek Raleigh, 10911 Raven Ridge Road, Raleigh. The event will include 50K and 100K rides along open roads in North Raleigh with rest stops and support vehicles along the route. Lunch will be provided.

To register, visit SportOften.com or www.RPDmemorial.org. Registration is $35 per cyclist in advance and $40 the day of the event. Registration and gift pickup for the 100K bicycle ride will begin at 7:30 a.m. and the ride at 8. Registration and gift pickup for the 50K ride will begin at 8:30 a.m. and ride will start at 9.

Proceeds will benefit the Raleigh Police Memorial Foundation. For more information, call 919-369-7491 or email dennis@rpdmemorial.org.

North Hills 5K

The sixth annual North Hills 5K walk/run will start at 9 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 8, at Trinity Baptist Church, 4815 Six Forks Road, Raleigh. Proceeds will benefit North Raleigh Ministries’ Backpack Buddies program, which provides children with a backpack full of nutritious food each weekend. For more information, call Spencer Good at 919-787-3740 or email sgood@northhills5k.com.

AHCF N.C. 5K & Walk

The third annual Alternating Hemiplegia of Childhood Foundation’s N.C. 5K & Walk is scheduled for Saturday, Sept. 22, at the Rolesville Ballfield, 21 Redford Place Drive, Rolesville. The event includes a 5K and a 1.5 mile walk. Registration the day of the event begins at 8:30 for the 5K and 10 a.m. for the 1.5 mile walk. Registration fees are as follows: 5K run, $20 before Aug. 22 and $25 after; 1.5-mile walk, $20 before Aug. 22, $25 after. No registration fee for children 11 and younger. For more information or to register, go to ahckids.org.

Wake Forest Police golf tournament

The annual Wake Forest Police Department Golf Tournament will begin at noon Monday, Oct. 1, at Brevofield Golf Course on Camp Kanata Road in Wake Forest.

Cost is $60 per person or $240 per team and includes the golf, lunch, snacks and dinner as well as prizes. Sponsorships are also available. Proceeds support youth programs of the police department. For more information, call 919-435-9611.

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