The Marco Mat Rats Wrestling comes to Marco Island through the Parks & Recreation Department.
Coaches Pat Kuhn and Tige Thompson will be at Mackle Park every Wednesday, 4 to 6 p.m.,from Sept. 10 to Nov. 14.
Their objective is to teach techniques to beginning and advanced wrestlers, striving to promote self-confidence, goo sportsman ship, commitment and a good work ethic.
Club memebrs will receive a club T-shirt and competition equipment for use during matches and tournament. Pre-registration is required. Call 642-0575.
Police Foundation golf outing
The 10th Annual Marco Police Foundation is Sept. 28 at the Island Country Club on Marco.
The 4-player golf scramble is $110 per golfer, which included breakfast, greens fees and cart, gift bags, luncheon and prizes. Cash prizes will go to the top three teams. Hole sponsorships at $100 are available.
For more information call Joe Granda, 450-4065, Curt Koon, 389-4511 and Dick Shanahan, 860-4354.
Kiwanis of Marco Island 5K family fun run/walk
Reminder to take part in the event. The Kiwanis Club, Hideaway Beach and Collier County Parks & Recreation are working together.
Proceeds will go to eliminate maternal/neonatal tetanus. Sponsorships are available from $250 to $3,000.
For more information contact George Sarantos, 919-4407, or Dianna Dohm, 331-0908 and info@marcoislandkiwanisclub5K.com.
Marco Triathlon Sept. 29
The ever-popular Triathlon will have competitors dive into the Gulf waters behind the Marco Island Marriott Resort to start the event, followed by biking and running. Start time is 8 a.m.
Competitors will swim 1/4-mile in the Gulf, bike 15 miles out and back through Marco Island and Key Marco, then finish with a 3.1-miles on the beautiful wide white sandy beach behind the Marriott.
Craig Carlson, one of the organizers said that volunteers are needed.
Contact Linda Gregory at Linrbs@aol.com