July 9, 2013

Sports Shorts: July 10, 2013

Town of Plattsburgh accepting running camp registration

PLATTSBURGH — The Town of Plattsburgh is currently accepting registrations for its running camp.

The camp will feature Jim and Matt Medeiros along with other local running aficionados, who will share training strategies.

Topics will also include stretching techniques, nutrition and core strengthening. The camp will take place at the Cadyville Park and be available to runners ages 12 and up.

It will be held August 1, 2, 5, 6 and 7 from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Pre-registration is mandatory and can be done at or by stopping at the Town of Plattsburgh office at 151 Banker Road.

For more information, contact the Recreation Department at 562-6860 or go to its website.


Kayaking trip set for July 23

PLATTSBURGH — The Town of Plattsburgh Parks and Recreation Department will be offering a free kayak trip to all Town of Plattsburgh active adults and seniors July 23 from 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.

The trip will start in Saranac at Picketts Corners Park at 5:30 p.m. and travel 6.3 miles down the river to the Cadyville Beach.

The trip will take approximately 2.5 hours.

All equipment will be provided to those who need it, and The Town on Plattsburgh welcomes those with their own equipment to join them on this leisurely paddle.

All participants must pre-register prior to the trip and can do so by stopping by or calling the Town of Plattsburgh Parks and Recreation Department at 151 Banker Rd or 562-6860.


Disc golf clinic to be held Aug. 3

PLATTSBURGH — The Town of Plattsburgh Recreation Department is sponsoring a Learn to Play Disc Golf clinic for all area residents.

Recreation staff will be available from 10 a.m. to noon Aug. 3 to lead folks through the course and teach the basics of disc golf. All discs will be provided.

The 18-hole course is located at the Cadyville Recreation Park on Goddeau Road. There are no fees to play the course, and it is open year round from dawn to dusk.

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