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The Monmouth County Park System will hold its 15th annual Sunrise Run-Bike-Run at Seven Presidents Oceanfront Park, Long Branch, at 8 a.m. on May 7. The event consists of a 3-mile out-and-back run along the Long Branch boardwalk, a 16-mile round trip from the boardwalk to Sandy Hook, and a repeat of the first run.

The registration fee is $40 and entries will be accepted from 10 a.m. to noon on May 6 at the Pavilion at Seven Presidents, but the fee will be $40. No race-day entries will be permitted. For more information, or an application, call (732) 542-1642. For persons with hearing impairment the TDD machine number is (732) 219-9484.

The American Red Cross, Jersey Coast Chapter, will hold is eighth annual Golf Classic at Metedeconk National Golf Course, Jackson, on May 1.

The "individual play" format event will begin with registration at 10:30 a.m., followed by lunch and a 12:30 p.m. tee time. Player fees of $400 per person include a buffet lunch, dinner and midcourse refreshments. For more information or to register, call (732) 741-3443, ext. 18.

The Old Bridge U-16 Amateur Athletic Union

baseball team will be holding a tryout for pitchers only. If interested, please call (732) 765-0326 or send e-mail to

The Old Bridge Wings Ice Hockey program will be holding tryouts for the 2000-01 travel season at the Red Bank Ice Arena in May.

Tryouts for the Midget team will be held 7:15 to 8:45 p.m. on May 10 and 11.

Tryouts for the Squirt team will be held 7 to 8 p.m. on May 15 and 16.

Tryouts for the Bantam team will be held 7:15 to 8:45 p.m. on May 17 and 18.

Tryouts for the Mite team will be held 7 to 8 p.m. on May 22.

Tryouts for the PeeWee team will be held 7:15 to 8:45 p.m. on May 24 and 25.

For more information, call 316-1126, box 5.

The Jersey Shore Baseball Academy, in conjunction with the Middletown Babe Ruth League, the Hazlet Youth Athletic League and the Holmdel Youth Athletic Association, will conduct a series of baseball and softball camps this summer.

Camps will be held at McMahon Field in Middletown June 26-30, July 3-7, July 10-14, July 17-21, July 24-28 and July 31-Aug. 4.

Camps will be held at the HYAL field in Hazlet Aug. 7-11 and Aug. 14-18, and at the Village School in Holmdel July 17-21.

All camps run from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. and the fee is $90 per child.

For more information, or to register, call 291-7701.

Rowan University, Glassboro, will be holding residential and day soccer camps for youth and high school players July 16-20 and July 31-Aug. 4. A special goalkeeper camp will be held in conjunction with each camp. Rowan head coach Dan Gilmore will direct one of the top coaching staffs in the East at the camps. Call (856) 589-4555 for additional information.