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Local Sports Schedule

Posted: March 23, 2014 - 11:03pm

Tuesday, Mar. 25


Home, 5:30 p.m., Southeast Road Runners race director clinic at the Valley Library. This is a mandatory clinic for anyone directing a SERR event or anyone using SERR equipment for a fundraising event. All are welcome to join or share their knowledge regarding race organizing and directing.

Saturday, Mar. 29


Home, 10 a.m., Glacier 10K and 1-mile (Empire Cup). 10 a.m. start for 1-mile, 10:30 a.m. for 10k, at Mendenhall Glacier Parking Lot. 19 & older (18 & under) - $15 ($5) pre-register, $20 ($6) race day. Contact Scott May, 790-4544, Proceeds benefit the TMHS track team.

Saturday, April 12


Home, 9 a.m., The Heart of Hospice Race/Walk (Empire Cup) at Twin Lakes, 5K or 1 mile. 19 & older (18 & under) - $20 ($15) pre-register, $25 ($20) race day. Contact Lor or Tony Yorba, 321-0238, Proceeds benefit Hospice & Homecare of Juneau.

Saturday, April 19


Home, 9 a.m., Rotary Park Fun Run (Empire Cup). Registration begins 8:30 a.m. at Rotary Park, Mendenhall Valley. Youths choose from 1, 2 or 3 lap races around the Rotary Park Pond. Contact Colleen Jardell, 364-2600,

Sunday, April 20


Home, noon, Raining Colors 5K (NS) Fundraiser for Harborview Triathlon Club. 11 a.m. registration at UAS Courtyard. Out and back from UAS along the Auke Lake Trail. $30 adults/$20 youth under 18 if registered by 4/19. Day of event registration, $40 adults/$30 youths under 18. Fee includes T-shirt, guaranteed if registered by 4/1; as available after that date. Contact Jeny Twito,

Saturday, April 26


Home, 10 a.m., Walk A Mile in Her Shoes (A benefit for AWARE). 5K or 1 mile walk, start at the Juneau Arts and Culture Center (JACC). Contact Paul DeSloover, 586-6709,; or Mandi Johnson, AWARE 586-6623.

Saturday, May 3


Home, 9 a.m., Magnificent Mendenhall Mud Puddle Meet (EC). 8 miles or 1 mile, UAS Parking Lot start. Contact Glenn Frick.

Saturday, May 10


Home, 9 a.m., The Cameron Clark Memorial Run, Sponsored by NAO (Empire Cup). Lena Beach Picnic Area. 5K or 1K fun run. Contact Dan Robinson, 364-2521,

Saturday, May 17


Home, TBD, Spring Tide Scramble: ‘Race the Tide’ (Empire Cup). Start time will note low tide. Start at Fish Creek Bridge (North Douglas Highway), 3 miles or 7 miles. Contact Suzanne McGee, 364-5264,

Saturday, May 24


Home, 9-9:30 a.m., Seacoast Relay. Start at UAS, finish at Eagle Beach. Five leg relay (2.5 - 6 mile legs). $12 per runner. Contact Sherry Tamone, 321-8559, Teams must enter by 5 p.m. Thursday.

Saturday, May 31


Home, 9 a.m., Every Mile Is Worth It (Empire Cup). Sandy Beach, 5K ‘maze’ style course. $8 adult, $5 youth. Contact Meagan Gregory, 723-0573,

Saturday, June 3


Home, 6 p.m., Eagle River Scout Trail Run (Empire Cup). 6K and 1 mile, Eagle River Boy Scout Trailhead. Contact Zane Clark, 789-2583, Funds raised go to the Boy Scouts of Alaska, Great Alaska Council.

Saturday, June 14


Home, 9 a.m., Juneau Family Health & Birth Center’s Salmon Creek Run/Walk. 5K or 1 mile, start at Juneau Family Health & Birth Center (1601 Salmon Creek Lane). $10 adults, kids free. Contact Emily Kane, Proceeds benefit the JFHBC.

Saturday, June 21


Home, 11:59 p.m., Only Fools Run at Midnight. 5K, 1 mile run/walk/wheel(chair). Register by Thursday. $20 adults/$10 youth; $25/$15 day of. Contact 586-4920,, T-shirts for first 500, prizes for costumes and fastest runners. Proceeds benefit SAIL.

Saturday, June 26


Home, 6 p.m., East Glacier Tangle (Empire Cup). 1 mile or 6.7 mile races, start at Trailhead at east end of Valley Blvd (Under Thunder Trail). Contact Karlynn Welling, 790-7215,

Friday, July 4


Home, TBA, Douglas 2 Mile Fun Run. Start at the roundabout, end in front of Douglas Library. Contact Tristan Knutson-Lombardo, 586-4920. Fundraiser for the Juneau-Douglas High School Cross Country Teams.

Saturday, July 5


Home, 9 a.m., Mount Roberts Tram Run (Empire Cup). 3.5 miles, start at Mt Roberts Lower Tram parking lot, race ascends 1,800 feet - finishes at the Cross. Contact Dirk Miller, 463-6751,

Saturday, July 12


Home, 9 a.m., McDowell Group Governor’s Cup 5K and Kid’s 1 mile (Empire Cup). 5K race starts 9 a.m. at Dimond Courthouse, 4th and Main Street. 1 mile race starts 10 a.m. at 5K finish (next to Juneau Bone & Joint Center on Hospital Drive). Contact Jim Grammel, 586-2991,

Wednesday, July 16


Home, 6 p.m., Midsummer Night Run (Empire Cup). 10K or 1 mile, start at False Outer Point Recreational Area. Contact Sharon Buis,

Saturday, July 19


Home, 9 a.m., Ben Blackgoat Memorial Race (Empire Cup). 2,4 or 7 miles on Perseverance Trail, meet at end of Basin Road. Contact Paul & Dianne DeSloover, 586-6709, Funds raised go towards the Ben Blackgoat Memorial Scholarship.

Saturday, July 26


Home, 7 a.m., or 9 a.m. Frank Maier Memorial Marathon and Douglas Island Half Marathon (Empire Cup). Start at Savikko Park, Douglas, 7 a.m. for Full 26.2 miles (certified course), 9 a.m. for Half 13.1 miles. 1 hour earlier starts available (only for slower runners). Contact Kimberly Vaughan at or Brian Bezenek at

Saturday, August 2


Home, 7 a.m., Sprint Triathlon. Auke Lake. 750 meter swim, 19K bike, 5K run. Contact John Bursell 789-5997 or Tracy Rivera 463-1529

Saturday, August 9


Home, 9 a.m., Nifty 50. 50K, 25K or 10K race with start at end of Basin Road. Contact Keith Levy 586-1427

Saturday, August 16


Home, 9 a.m., Eaglecrest Road Race (Empire Cup). 10, 5 and 1 mile road/trail options with start at 0.9 mile Eaglecrest Road. Contact Anne Johnson 523-9336

Saturday, August 23


Home, 9 a.m., Beat The Odds. 5K run or 2 mile walk, Riverbend Elementary School Covered Playground. Contact Ruth Johnson 796-2273 Fundraiser for breast cancer awareness.

Saturday, September 20


Home, 9 a.m., Pavitt Health & Fitness 5K and 1 mile (Empire Cup). Start at Pavitt Health and Fitness Center. Contact Pavitt Health & Fitness 789-5556

Saturday, October 5


Home, TBD, Hasty Half. Half marathon. Fee TBD. Start TBD. Contact Sandee Holst

Saturday, October 25


Home, 10 a.m., Zombi Run 5K and 1 mile. Sandy Beach Shelter, Douglas. $15 in advance, $20 day of race. Contact Jenny Twito at Fundraiser for the Harborview Triathlon Club.

Saturday, November 8


Home, 10 a.m., Veteran’s Day Run (Empire Cup). 8K with start at Brotherhood Bridge parking lot. Contact Myron Davis 321-1988

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