Area Sporting Events

Fourth Annual True Grit Ride 100 and the Second Annual True Grit Mountain Bike Ride

(MBR sponsored and hosted by Phat Tire Bike Shop).

Gear up for the Grit: The Community Services Clearinghouse Guild is hosting the Fourth Annual True Grit Ride 100 on Saturday, June 20, 2015. The ride is scheduled to begin at 7 a.m. at Ben Geren Park in Fort Smith, Arkansas. The ride includes 10, 35, 50, 75 and the True Grit 100 mile routes. Chuck-Wagon aid stations are roughly 10 miles apart. Maps for the TGR 100 can be viewed and downloaded at www.ridewithgps.com.

Get Gritty: The Second AnnualTrue Grit Mountain Bike Ride (MBR) will be Sunday, June 21, 2015 beginning at 7:00 AM at Ben Geren Park in Fort Smith, AR. Riders will venture on over to Springhill Park before returning to the finish line at Ben Geren. The Mountain Bike Ride has an 18 and 45 mile course with Chuck-Wagon aid stations for your convenience. Maps for the MBR will be posted soon on our website for your use. For registration and additional information visit: www.truegritride.com

17th Annual Focus on Greenwood Golf Tournament Rescheduled

Saturday, June 27th 2015 shotgun starts at 9am sign in at 8am located at the Vache Grasse Country Club in Greenwood. $135 Entry fee per team "Mulligans included" Lunch provided with homemade desserts. Door Prizes and gifts. Advertise your name or business with a sponsorship. Proceeds benefit youth and local charities in Greenwood. Sign up in person at Vache Grasse Country Club or call Shari Lynn Nickerson at 479-996-2040. Focus on Greenwood is a non-profit 501(c) 3 organization.

Greenwood Chamber Golf Tournament

New date is set for July 11th. Registration begins at 8am with 9am start. 4-Person Scramble. $175 per team. $225 per team after May 26th. Registration available at Greenwood Chamber 479-996-6357 or www.greenwoodarkansas.com.