Celebrate Fremont's 50th Anniversary Blog: Sports

Tuesday, September 05, 2006


Baseball, cricket, indoor karting, outrigger canoe, R/C (Radio Controlled) vehicles, skateboarding and table tennis... this weekend is going to be awesome for sports fanatics! Check out the schedule!

Kids are getting excited about the youth baseball/softball clinics in honor of Dennis Eckersley and Shawon Dunston hosted by Fremont Baseball Inc., Fremont Girls Softball Association, Fremont National Youth Baseball, and Bay Area Vintage Baseball (BAVBB). Fremont native baseball stars, Dennis Eckersley and Shawon Dunston, will actually be at the park too! Come meet Eckersley on Saturday, Sept 9th from 10am - 1pm and Dunston at Sunday, Sept 10th 10am - 1pm.

The Tennisball Cricket Association is hosting the Cricket Revolution at the Fremont Softball Complex. Check out the schedule of teams playing. Everyone can also participate in the free cricket clinic the Association will provide. Lemas Karting will have a display of indoor carts! Have you ever experienced the heart-pumping thrill of indoor kart racing? It's exciting!

Have you ever canoed the serene waters of Lake Elizabeth? You'll get the chance on Saturday and Sunday between 10am - 3pm. The Kilohana Outrigger Canoe Club will host outrigger canoe rides in the tropical waters of Lake Elizabeth. There will be lots of clinics and demos for families to participate in.

The Station will provide skateboarding demos. FC Fremont will have soccer games, demos, and clinics.

REI will showcase a tent setup contest, bike repair 101, camp cooking demo, and PEAK games.

The Spin Magicians will provide table tennis demos.

And you can even learn how to fly a model airplane, operate a radio controlled model helicopter and car and build a Delta Dart glider with the Bay Side RC Club.

The Fremont Sailing Club, National Junior Basketball, International Basketball League and Sharks Ice will also be at the Sports area of the Celebrate Fremont at the Park event!

Boy oh boy!