• Oakland Strokes -- Registration to try novice rowing for two weeks, 4-6 p.m. daily through the fall. For boys and girls grades 9-12. Tidewater Boating Center, 4675 Tidewater Avenue, Oakland. $220. 510-434-1755, www.oaklandstrokes.org

    BASEBALL

  • Alameda Attack -- U13 Alameda Attack Fall baseball team is looking for other U13 teams to play a friendly home/away series weekends and evenings through October. Krusi Field, Alameda. geedenn63@yahoo.com

  • Fellowship of Christian Athletes -- Seventh Annual FCA Pro and College Baseball Youth Challenge, 1-4:30 p.m. Nov. 11. For players ages 6-14. Santa Clara University, 500 El Camino Real, Santa Clara. $25. bayareafca.org/baseballyouthchallenge

  • California Smoke -- Tryouts by appointment for the U18 California Smoke baseball 2012 fall and 2013 summer teams. San Jose Municipal Stadium, San Jose. 510-715-9813, calsmoke@pacbell.net, www.smokebaseball.com

    BASKETBALL

  • Salesian High School -- Red & Black Girls' Basketball Clinic, 10:15-1 p.m., Nov. 4. For girls grades 6-8. Salesian HS, 2851 Salesian Avenue, Richmond. 510-734-6935, trichmond@salesian.com, spezzola@spezzola.com

  • Oakland Parks and Rec -- Oakland Parks and Rec Holiday Basketball Tournament, Dec. 15-16. For boys and girls grades 6-8. Boys play at Skyline HS, 12250 Skyline Boulevard, Oakland. Girls play at Oakland Tech HS, 45th Street, Oakland. $200. ckyriacou@bishopodowd.org, Boys: 510-577-9100 ext. 292, Girls: 510-414-3570.

    Cycling

  • Fremont Freewheelers Bicycle Club -- 41st Annual Primavera Century, 7 a.m.-5 p.m., April 21. For all ages. Mission San Jose High School, 41717 Palm Avenue, Fremont. $50 before March 1, $60 after March 1. Family fun ride: Adults $20, under 18 $10. 520-490-8098, www.ffbc.org/primavera

    Football

  • California Pirates -- Tryouts by appointment for California Pirates adult tackle football team. For players ages 18 and over. 510-472-1166, i_davis2001@yahoo.com

    Fundraisers

  • Oakland High School -- Touchstone Golf Foundation Lake Chabot Tournament, 12:30 p.m. Nov. 2. Proceeds benefit the Oakland HS golf team. Lake Chabot GC, 11450 Golf Links Road, Oakland. $60. 510-351-5812

  • Pegnim & Ivancich Youth Foundation -- 2012 Holiday Season Fundraiser, 6-9 p.m., Nov. 8. Proceeds will go to the Lend a Hand Foundation to provide underprivileged youth with gifts during the holiday season. 2915 Broadway, Oakland. $30. 925-548-5575, michaelp@pegnimlaw.com

    Gaelic Sports

  • Gaelic Athletic Association -- Registration for spring/summer 2013 gaelic football and hurling season open. For boys and girls ages 6-18. Gaelic Athletic Fields, Treasure Island. 415-574-7534, Kathlyn.quinn.gda.western.usa@gaa.ie

    Golf

  • First Tee of Oakland -- First Tee of Oakland spring sessions 4-5:30 p.m. once a week Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday or Thursday, or 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Saturday, March 11-May 18. For boys and girls ages 7-17. 10051 Doolittle Dr, Oakland and 11450 Golf Links Rd, Oakland. $150, limited scholarships available. 510-352-2002, www.TheFirstTeeOakland.org

  • Alameda Junior Golf Club -- 2013 Tournament season and clinics, 9 a.m. Wednesdays, June-August. For boys and girls ages 7-17. Chuck Corica GC, One Clubhouse Memorial Drive, Alameda. $30, 510-521-4727, alamedajrgolf@gmail.com

    Lacrosse

  • Skyline Lacrosse Club -- Spring Registration is open for Skyline Lacrosse Club. For boys and girls grades 2-12. Save $25 if registered before Oct. 25. www.SkylineLacrosse.com

    Running

  • Pleasant Hill Recreation and Park -- 37th annual Turkey Trot 8.4 mile trail run, 9 a.m., Nov. 18. Briones Regional Park. $20 before Nov. 14, $25 day of registration. 925-682-0896, www.pleasanthillrecsports.com

    SOFTBALL

  • California Crossfire -- Tryouts for 10U-18U Gold California Crossfire Fastpitch Softball Team, 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Nov. 17-18 and Dec. 1-2. Ultimate Sports Academy, 3442 Adeline Street, Oakland. 925-457-5607, bandsm1@comcast.net, www.crossfiresoftball.com

  • Oakland Girls Softball -- Registration is open for Spring 2013 Oakland Girls Softball. For girls ages 5-14. Early Bird Discount available before Oct. 31. info@ogsl.org, www.ogsl.org,

  • Alameda Girls Softball -- Registration is open for Spring 2013 AGSA season through Dec. 31. For girls ages 5-14. Philly@alamedagsa.com, www.alamedagsa.com

  • Fellowship of Christian Athletes -- FCA Softball Youth Challenge, 1-4:30 p.m. Nov. 18. For players ages 6-14. Santa Clara University, 500 El Camino Real, Santa Clara. $25. bayareafca.org/softballyouthchallenge

  • St. Mary's High School -- St. Mary's is looking for a home/away varsity softball game or scrimmage. 510-472-3768, thecoachesden@sbcglobal.net

  • San Ramon Lady Slammers -- Tryouts for San Ramon Lady Slammers Travel Fastpitch Softball Team, noon-6 p.m. Nov. 4. Dougherty Valley HS, 10550 Albion Road, San Ramon. www.SanRamonFastPitchSoftball.com

    Volleyball

  • Attack Volleyball Club -- Attack Volleyball Club Area and Power League tryouts, Nov. 3. Power League tryouts 10 a.m.-3 p.m. for girls ages 13-15. Area League tryouts 10 a.m.-noon for girls 14U-16U and 1-3 p.m. for girls 18U. Must be NCVA member. College of Alameda, 555 Ralph Appezzato Mem. Pkwy., Alameda. $25. 510-388-6185, attackvolleyball@yahoo.com, www.attackvolleyball.com, www.ncva.com

    Track and Field

  • Castro Valley Track Club -- Castro Valley Track Club sign-ups online. For boys and girls ages 8-18. $275. 510-409-9308, mail@jamesjphillips.com, www.cvtrackclub.com

    Water Polo

  • Ohlone Renegades -- Registrations ongoing for Ohlone Renegade Club Water Polo. For boys and girls grades 5-12. $250-$350. 510-742-2303, ohloneh2opolo@yahoo.com

    JOBS

  • Oakland Tech High School -- Looking for a head track and field coach. jcoplan@sbcglobal.net

  • St.

    Elizabeth High School -- Looking for a girls varsity basketball coach, girls and boys JV basketball coaches, a girls varisty soccer coach, a mens varsity volleyball coach, and a track and field coach. bgarcelon@stliz-hs.org

  • California School for the Deaf -- Looking for varsity and JV assistant football coaches, assistant varsity boys basketball coach, assistant varsity girls basketball coach, assistant varsity baseball coach, and assistant track and field coaches. Also looking for a head JV boys basketball coach. 925-271-7448, Kevinkovacs@csdf-cde.ca.gov

  • Carondelet High School -- Looking for JV water polo and freshman basketball head coaches. Also looking for tennis, golf, lacrosse, swimming, diving, JV softball, JV and freshman basketball assistants. 925-686-5353 ext. 168, ggreen@carondeleths.org

  • De La Salle High School -- Looking for a JV boys tennis coach. brownd@dlshs.org

  • Dougherty Valley High School -- Looking for varsity, JV, and freshman baseball assistant coaches. 925-337-0948, bfreitas@dvhigh.net

  • Miramonte High School -- Looking for varsity and jv assistant softball coaches. 510-290-5475, pauljkeener@sprint.blackberry.net

  • Tennyson High School -- Looking for varsity and JV assistant softball coaches. 510-723-3190 ext. 63242, hlenahan@husd.us