Athletic Special Events/Clinics
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PITCH, HIT AND RUN COMPETITION
This event is part of the 2nd Annual Opening Day Festival. The event is sponsored by Major League Baseball and Scott's Tuft. Boy/Girls ages 7-14 are eligible. Event consists of 6 attempts to pitch a ball at a target for points, 3 swings off a tee for distance and accuracy, and timed run from 2nd base to home plate. Winners advance to sectional competition with the opportunity to move on to a major league game and possibly the all-star game. Exact schedule will be released as we get closer to the event. Age groups will have set times picked for their respective competitions.
|Day of competition||Ages 7 - 14||April 13||9 a.m. - 2 p.m.||Harkrader Sports Complex||Free|
YOUTH BASEBALL/SOFTBALL OPENING DAY
This event is being done to celebrate America's National Pastime, along with signaling the beginning of the youth baseball/softball season. This event will have a small carnival feel. There will be activities, parade of teams, a guest speaker, among other fun activities. Each Christiansburg team will also
|Day of event||All ages||April 13||9 a.m. - TBA||Harkrader Sports Complex||Free|
RADFORD UNIVERSITY BASEBALL CLINIC
This camp is being instructed by the Radford University Baseball Team. They will be teaching you the fundamentals of baseball.This should be quality instruction from a quality NCAA Division I program. Please bring any equipment that you may need.
|April 1 - May 3||5 - 13 yrs||May 8||5:30 p.m.||Harkrader Sports Complex||Free|
CHS VOLLEYBALL CAMP
This camp is being instructed by Lisa Dalton and the staff of the CHS Volleyball program. They will be teaching the fundamentals of volleyball. Topics that will be discussed and practiced include serving, bumping, setting, spiking, and basic gameplay. This would be a great way to meet the coaches and players of the current CHS program. It will give the program a chance to work with their future stars.
|May 27 - July 5||5 - 13 yrs||July 8 - July 11||5 - 7 p.m.||Christiansburg Rec. Ctr.||$30|
TEEN FIRE ACADEMY
Eligibility: Christiansburg High School Students currently in grades 9-12 Date: July 18-19 Maximum: 15 Additional Information: Teen candidates will be selected to attend the Teen Fire Academy. To receive information and to be placed on the potential candidate list, please call Pam at the Rec. Dept. at 382-2349 or email email@example.com. Participants are subject to background screening and approval. Location: Christiansburg Fire Dept
SHOOT N STRAIGHT ARCHERY CLINIC
This new camp will be instructed by the Triangle Archery Club. Some of the members of this club will be on hand to teach the fundamentals of archery. They will go over aspects such as: range/shooting safety, proper equipment, shooting form, and shooting etiquette. Necessary equipment will be provided, but you are encouraged to bring your own if you have it. Come check out this new outdoor program.
|June 3 - July 19||7 - 13 yrs||July 22 - 25||10 a.m. - noon||Triangle Archery Club||$30|
CHS FOOTBALL CAMP
The CHS Football Camp will be instructed by Alex Wilkens, as well as players and coaches for this years CHS Football teams. As part of the camp, camp t-shirt, snacks, drinks, etc. are provided. There will also be a guest speaker each day.
|June 3 - July 19||7 - 13 yrs||July 22 - 25||5:30 - 7 p.m.||CHS Football field||$45|