Traverse City Record-Eagle


April 9, 2013

Sports in Brief: 04/09/2013


The entry fee is $45 per pointing and/or flushing breeds, with each running on the same course with the same judges. All registrants must be a RGS member to participate. Memberships will be available on site. The contest is limited to the first 34 entries and all entries must be submitted no later then April 25. Entry fee includes lunch.

For more information, reservations or directions contact Ric Heller at (616) 240-9000 or e-mail

TC Central sailors open up season

BELMONT, Ill. — With being able to practice due to weather conditions, Traverse City Central’s sailing team competed in the High School Invitational Team Race near Chicago.

The Trojans came back with a record of 4-10 in 14 races in its first action of the season over the weekend. Central placed eighth out of 10 teams.

The four area teams — TC Central, TC West, TC St. Francis and Glen Lake — are planning to put docks in today at 4 p.m. if the ice clears out. Interested volunteers can call 620-0928 for more information.

Boater safety class offered

TRAVERSE CITY — The Traverse City Coast Guard Auxiliary is offering a boater safety class on April 16 and 20.

About Boating Safety is an eight-hour class taught in two sessions for students 12 and older. Topics covered include boating safety and safety equipment, emergency procedures, navigation rules and aids, boating regulations and charting. Students must attend two sessions: April 16 from 5:30-9 p.m. and April 20, from 9 a.m.-1:30 p.m.

Cost is $10 to cover cost of book and certificate, and the class will be held at First Congregational Church at 6105 Center Rd. in Traverse City. Pre-register by calling Dianne Walker at 941-8076 by April 15

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