The 24th Annual Hoops ’N’ Health tournament takes place from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. June 17, with a basketball tournament, health information and screenings, live entertainment, free food, cooking demonstrations and prizes.
The Cambridge City Run is a flat, fast, 5k run and walking course – billed as Henrietta’s Walk – along the footpaths of Danehy Park, with signup proceeds benefiting college scholarships for CRLS student athletes and to raise awareness of domestic violence.
Sculpture racing is back with two events this year – an April 23 event as part of the Cambridge Science Festival and a June 4 race as part of the Cambridge Arts River Festival – and organizers are looking for racers with creative ideas.
The Simoni Memorial Ice Rink has announced its schedule for school vacation week, Dec. 24-Jan. 3, in a season that saw the Rink at The Charles Hotel in Harvard Square fail to open.
Red Bull has posted a highlights video from its High Stakes rowing competition, held Aug. 22 in the Charles River along Magazine Beach in Cambridgeport.
The four-day tournament – an Olympic style competition held annually since 1982 – starts Today and concludes with a medal round Sunday.
Early registration ends March 21 for the March 29 Cambridge CityRun, a five-mile road race, and Henrietta’s 3-Mile Fun Walk, a combined rite of spring that attracts more than 1,500 participants annually.
A scandal last year at the University of North Carolina is one motivator for a panel talk including Paul Francisco, former New England Patriot, Derrick Jackson of The Boston Globe and CRLS dean Jamalh Prince.
Along with beer, sake, and snacks and a week of free beginner classes, there’s a glimpse of nearly 25 years of accumulated aikido skills in action.
More than 200 people gathered at University Park Common to watch the Germany beat Argentina in the once-every-four-years World Cup Final.