Tiger Fast Break 5K is Saturday, April 30

Scramble for Scholars golf, Folsom Century Ride are next weekend
By: Staff reports
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The Rocklin Area Chamber’s Scramble for Scholars golf tournament will take place Friday at Whitney Oaks Golf Club in Rocklin.
The event starts at 11 a.m. with registration and boxed lunches. A shotgun start is at noon. Dinner, green fees and cart are included. Cost is $150 per player. Tournament sponsorships are still available.
For information, e-mail or call (916) 624-2548.
The annual event has raised $100,000 in scholarships for seniors at Rocklin, Victory and Whitney high schools since its inception.

Sub: Youth Sports Fund offering grants to programs
The Allegiant Youth Sports Fund at the Placer Community Foundation is accepting applications for grants to fund youth sports programs in Granite Bay.
Grants from $500 to $2,500 will fund nonprofit organizations operating football, basketball, soccer, baseball and softball programs for youth ages 5-18. Priority will be given to programs targeting economically disadvantaged youth.
Visit to obtain the application or call the Placer Community Foundation at (530) 885-4920. The deadline to apply is May 20.

Sub: Folsom Century Ride benefits Parkinson Foundation
The third annual Folsom Powerhouse Century Ride, hosted by the U.S. Cycle Tour Club, is scheduled for Friday and Saturday, May 6 and 7.
The event benefits the National Parkinson Foundation. Registration on May 7 begins at 6 a.m. Rides begin between 6:30 and 7:30 a.m. with 32-, 62- or 100-mile routes starting and ending at Bicycles Plus, 705 Gold Lake Dr., No. 320, in Folsom. Cyclists can choose 30-, 62- or 100-mile routes through the Newcastle countryside, Loomis basin, Gold Rush countryside and Sierra mountain range.
Registration is $45 in advance and $55 on the day of the event. Teams of five or more receive $5 off each registration, and teams of 10 or more receive $10 off.
Register online at
The first Historic Folsom Bike Night will be held from 5-8 p.m. Friday, next to Bicycles Plus. To register for the ride or vintage bike show, call Mike at (916) 390-8506.