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Sports Calendar of the Lima Region - The Lima News

Note: The event may be canceled due to the influence of the new coronavirus infection. The Lima News publishes a weekly calendar of events of local interest. Events must be submitted to The Lima News by noon every Monday.


Allen County: Allen County Archers are shooting 3D the first Saturday and Sunday of each month through September. Open to all devices. They also have a traditional 3D shoot every third Saturday of the month, weather permitting. They are open to all archery equipment. The Archers hosts a traditional bow “Stamp Shoot” on the fourth Saturday of each month, weather permitting. For more information, visit or call Neal Wallace at 567-825-7109.

day camp

Lima: Children are taken to Summer of Discovery at 345 S. Elizabeth St. at the Lima Family YMCA through August 19th. Space is limited, so parents are encouraged to register early for camp packets available at her YMCA desk. The fee is $85 per week for members and $110 for non-members. For more information, please contact the Lima YMCA at 419-223-6045 or email us. [email protected]

horse riding

Cridersville: The Equestrian Therapy Program will hold a volunteer orientation and training session on Thursday, September 8th at 5pm at Facett Farm, 22532 Grubb/Bowsher Road. If you are interested in volunteering, please contact Sommer Boss. [email protected] For more information on volunteering, visit


Delphos: An excursion to support UNOH Sport Marketing and Management’s trip to Super Bowl LVII and other hands-on learning experiences in conjunction with Delphos Canal Days will take place at Delphos Country Club on September 17th. The cost is $75 per player. Registration will begin at 6:45am and shotguns will begin at 8:00am, followed by the awards presentation. Sponsorship available.Contact Phil Gander [email protected] Register to get additional information.


Lima: The Allen County Horseshoe Pitchers at 1815 C St. have vacancies in league and doubles. Open Doubles starts at 8:30 am on Saturday. A cornhole league is forming. The new league needs a horseshoe pitcher. For more information, please contact Dwayne Clink at 419-235-3677 or Roy Moore at 419-231-3720.

pickle ball

Lima: Pickleball is played at the Bradfield Center on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 9am to 11am. All skill levels are welcome.

Lima: The Lima YMCA hosts open pickleball play on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays from 10am to noon (by appointment only). Free for YMCA members, $3 per visit for non-members, $20 per month for non-members (unlimited play). Individuals can register online at Call 419-223-6045 for more information.


Lima: WAR Wrestling turns 20 on Saturday, September 10th. United We Stand takes place at the Empowered Sports Center (formerly Northland Lanes) at 1730 N Union Street. VIP doors open at 5:30pm, general doors open at 6:30pm, wrestling scheduled to start at 7pm. Ripper Blackheart and Wiseguy vs. Rad Boys, Jake Wiley and Braden Elliott, Ariel Alexander and agent Nick Hahn vs. Harley Fairfax. Crash Jackson, Damien Chambers, Apollo Starr, Espiritu Maya, Austin Mannix, Jacob Rose, Brandon Day, Big James B, Mojo McQueen, Cody Hawk, Jimmy Shane, Will The Thrill, Jexie Black, and Slick will also appear, Rick Toms.


Spencerville: The 45th Annual Allcomers Cross Country Meet will be held on Thursday, August 18th at 6:00 pm at Spencerville High School at 600 School Street. Admission is $2 per runner, and you can register at 5 p.m. The race will start at 6pm with individual and team ribbons. are distributed. Visit for entry forms. Contact his director Brian McMichael at 419-204-3148 or [email protected] for more information.

Elida: LifeWise Academies of Elida, Spencerville and Allen East in partnership with ACTS Character Academy and Tom Ahl Family of Dealerships will host a 5,000-man Labor Day race on September 5th at 9am. Known as Sunnydale House. If he registers by 11:59pm on August 2nd, the cost is $20 including the t-shirt, and if he registers between August 3rd and he is August 26th, he is $25. . Register online at and search for the keyword LifeWise.For more information contact Joe Wassink at 419-339-4444 or [email protected]

Ada: The Ohio Northern University Mental Health Prevention and Awareness Committee will host the first GLOW 5K Run/Walk on campus during National Suicide Prevention and Awareness Week on September 8 at 8:00 PM near the King Horn Sports Center To do. The first 50 participants to register will receive an ONU mental health prevention and awareness water bottle and towel. The entry fee is $10 or nonperishable food. To register, please visit If you choose the donation option, non-perishable food can be delivered by 7:45 PM at event check-in. For more information, please contact his Student Relations Coordinator, Thomas Frost. [email protected] Or Mercy Bell, Mental Health Outreach Coordinator [email protected]

trap shooting

Lima: Lima Sabers has a variety of shooting events. Adult/Junior/Beginner Trap Practice is every Thursday at 4pm. Adult trap practice is Wednesday from 9am to 11am. All trap sessions are public. For more information, visit or Facebook.

YMCA class

Lima: The Lima Family YMCA offers classes in Karate, Swimming, Water Aerobics, Arthritic Swimming, Chair Exercise Classes, Yoga (Chair and Regular), HIIT, BodyPump, Yoga Pilates Flow, Core Workout CX, Combat, Zumba, Cardio, Tone and more. We offer classes for adults. cycling. Members receive free track and field fitness classes and discounted rates for other classes. Non-members can attend classes for a per-class or session rate. For registration and more information, visit Lima Y at 345 S Elizabeth St., call 419-223-6045, or visit