The 11th annual Mount Pleasant Junior Regatta will be sailed Aug. 8 out of Hobcaw Yacht Club. The event is open to all youth sailors, beginners or experienced. Boat classes are Optimist (green, white, blue and red) Sunfish, 420 and Laser. A limited number of Optimist and 420 boats will be available on a first-come basis and must be reserved by calling Tina Carter at (843) 849-2061.
Participants can pre-register at any Mount Pleasant Recreation Department office or can download a registration form at tompsc.com.
On-site registration will take place at 10 a.m. Aug. 8 at Hobcaw Yacht Club. The entry fee before Aug. 8 is $20 for one-person boats and $25 for two-person boats. The entry fee is $25/$30 the day of the event. The skippers’ meeting is schedule for 11 a.m., followed by lunch and first warning at 12:30 p.m.
The Rawlings Charleston Elite Travel Baseball Team will hold tryouts for the 16U, 17U and 18U teams at 10 a.m. on Aug. 8 and 15 at College Park field in Charleston. Pre-registration online is $25 and after July 31 is $35. Visit leaguelineup.com/rawlingslowcountrybaseball or contact Coach Brad Windham at (843) 696-7685.
The East Cooper Breakfast Rotary Club will hold its annual Oktoberfest 5K Run-Walk Sept. 26 at beginning at Laurel Hill County Park in Mount Pleasant. Proceeds will be used for the ECBR Toys for Tots Bike Drive. Visit oktoberfest5k.net for information.