Roseville track club to hold three-day camp

Tennis Night at Mahany, youth golf clinics at Woodcreek, Roseville NASCAR race on radio
By: Staff reports
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The Revolution Express Track Club of Roseville will hold a Run, Jump, Throw Camp from Tuesday through Thursday at Rocklin High School.

The camp is open to boys and girls ages 7-18 and 6-year-old first-graders. The camp is scheduled from 6-8 p.m. each day and costs $45 per camper. Registration will be held from 5-6 p.m. Tuesday at the Rocklin High track. Campers should wear running shorts and shoes and a T-shirt and should bring sweat pants and shirt and water.

Campers will participate in running (three-point starts, relay baton handoffs, hurdle technique and form); throwing (discus, shot put, turbo javelin); long, triple and high jumps; the pole vault; and race-walking.

For information, call (916) 786-7288 or visit

Tennis Night at Mahany courts
The Roseville Community Tennis Association for the first time is hosting Tennis Night in America at 4 p.m. Saturday, March 5, at the Mahany courts in Roseville.

Youth players will have the opportunity during the event to sign up for RCTA spring and summer programs, including leagues and team tennis. The event is sponsored by the United States Tennis Association.

RCTA professional instructors are scheduled to conduct free clinics and demonstrations.

Woodcreek golf pro offers junior camps, clinics
Woodcreek Golf Club teaching professional Bill Childs will begin offering group clinics and camps for junior golfers.

Weekly youth clinics will be offered to beginners and experienced golfers in age groups from 6-10 and 11-16. The focus will be on swing fundamentals, etiquette, sportsmanship and the development of technical skills. The cost is $69.

Three-day camps will be offered to beginners and slightly experienced players. This class provides nine hours of training. Skill development includes putting, chipping, bunker play and full swing while learning about equipment, rules, etiquette and sportsmanship. The cost is $129.

Advanced three-day camps will allow experienced golfers to hone their skills through drills and contests with some course time. The camp will prepare a player’s game for course play and competition. The cost is $129.

For information, contact Bill Childs at or (916) 771-4662.

Roseville races on NASCAR broadcast schedule will broadcast 32 touring season races this year, including both K&N Pro Series West events at All American Speedway in Roseville on April 16 and Oct. 16, according to a NASCAR news release.

The first scheduled broadcast was the Pro Series West season opener Thursday night at Phoenix International Raceway.

Speed 51 Radio will provide broadcasts for the Pro Series West and East, Whelen Modified Tour and Whelen Southern Modified Tour series.

- Staff reports