The Athletic Club - Tired of the same old workout? We promise you a fun, dynamic, exciting & rewarding way to meet your fitness & healthcare goals. Led by a biochemist & supervised by sports medicine practitioners. Maximum benefit with minimum risk of injury. Symmetry, 619-794-0682.
Athletic Singles Assn - Southern California's most active club. Every sport and social activity imaginable! Since 1985. www.gyw.com/asa. 3 areas: San Diego 760-942-2224; Orange County 949-855-9070; Los Angeles 310-827-0382, www.athleticsingles.com.
Bay Area Outdoor Adventurer's Club - Enjoy an extensive variety of outdoor activities, try new sports, meet new people, explore great places all over Bay Area & beyond. 415-954-7190 Ext. 1 or www.sfoac.com
Dry Ice Indoor Roller Hockey - Oakland - Adult pick-up weekdays, 6-7:30pm; youth leagues Sat. & Sun.; adult leagues weekday eves. Monthly beginners clinic. 510-562-9499.
Freestyle Wrestling - USAW-sanctioned club meets in West Hollywood. All weights, skill levels. 323-882-4113.
Golden Gate Sport & Social Club - The City's best co-ed sports leagues & parties. 415-921-1233.
Golden Gate Tennis & Swim Club - Swim, tennis & fitness, private outdoor aquatics center, two heated pools. Masters, SF Financial District, 370 Drumm St., Chris Rucker 415-616-8800.
Pacific Crest Trail Assn. - Recreation & public service volunteer group involved in the 2,650 mile horse/hiker trail from Mexico to Canada. For maps, guidebooks, trail conditions, etc. for a day, weekend, or longer hike, we are the source. We also are always looking for volunteers to work on the trail, as adopters or for 1,2,3 or 10 day projects. 916-349-2109.
Roo Roo Racing & Training Club - If your tired of triathlons, bored with running & needing a new challenge, we have what you're looking for. We are the only club in town that trains as a group for year-round 1 & 2 day adventure races. Call or e-mail Ted or Tammy at Roo Roo, 619-793-6844 or rooroo@K-online.com.
Ski Bus / Recreation Connection - Fun, convenient ski & snowboard trips to Lake Tahoe resorts and more. Meet new friends, avoid driving & snow chains, relax & watch movies on bus. 925-689-4FUN or www.Recreation4FUN.com.
The X-Club by Extreme Adventures - Social & adventure club for singles, couples and families. Extensive calendar of events, something for everyone. 408-871-3111 or www.extreme-adventures.com/xclub
The Searchers Gem and Mineral Society Inc. - "A registered nonprofit organization, chartered on June 20,1958 (based in Anaheim). We are about 180 members strong now (up 10% from 1997). Looking for a new hobby? ... new friends? .... adventure? Why not join the Searchers? We have an active membership with rock hounding field trips every month".
THE UNRECABLES - Los Angeles Chapter of Disabled Sports USA "Celebrating its 20th Anniversary 1980-2000 - A non-profit, volunteer-based organization serving the recreational needs for people with disabilities, and promotes participation in sports, recreational, and social activities for people with disabilities in our community".
Fifty-Plus Fitness Association - Hour-long walk, about four miles. Second Sunday of every month, 8:45am. Free. Huntington Beach Central Park Library, Golden West Street and Central Library Drive. 714-546-4410.
Volleyball - Open-gym volleyball for anyone who wants to play, particularly singles. The group meets every Fri and Sat at 7pm. $5. Irvine Sport, 15041 Bake Parkway, Building F. 949-454-1250.
Bass Ackwards Bassmasters - A group dedicated to the fellowship and friendly competition of bass fishing, welcomes anglers of all skill levels to their monthly meetings on the last Wed of each month at Akobian's Pizza, 16535 Brookhurst St., Fountain Valley. 714-536-4599.
Laguna Beach Lawn Bowling Club - Bowling for all skill levels. Mon/Wed/Fri 12:30pm, Tue/Thu/Sat/Sun 10am, twilight bowling Thur 5:30pm. $55 membership fee, $1 per game. 455 Cliff Drive, 949-494-1811.
Santa Ana Lawn Bowling Club - Hosts free sessions for prospective members on Tue/Thu/Sat 1pm to 3pm at Santiago Park, 2535 N. Main Street, Santa Ana. 714-529-8225.
Fountain Valley Tennis Center - 12 lighted courts are available on a pay-per-play basis. City-sponsored group lessons for children and adults range from $20 to $40. Private lessons available. Mile Square Regional Park, 16400 Brookhurst Street, Fountain Valley. 714-839-5950.