The Home Teams
Baseball UT has been selected in the Big 12 Preseason Coaches' Poll to finish third in the conference behind Oklahoma and TCU. Catch their regular-season openers against Sacramento State: Fri., Feb. 15, 6:30pm; Sat., Feb. 16, 2pm; Sun., Feb. 17, 1pm. Vs. UT Arlington: Tue., Feb. 19, 6pm. UFCU Disch-Falk Field, 1300 E. MLK Blvd.
Women's Basketball Vs. Houston Baptist: Wed., Feb. 20, 7pm. Frank Erwin Center, 1701 Red River. $8-16.
Recreation & Fitness
is Austin's premier table tennis facility featuring 16 tables, wi-fi, a weight room, a lounge, and much more. Austin Table Tennis Club, 8956 Research Blvd.
Powder-puff football league Blondes vs. Brunettes is looking for female players (and men as coaches and committee chairs) to join in on the fun. "Practices, happy hours, and 'gala' style events" lead up to the beneift game with proceeds donated to the Alzheimer’s Association. 6-8pm. Free.
Beginners through advanced, ages 8 and up. BYOCB (chess board). Tuesdays, 5-6pm. Oak Springs Library, 3101 Oak Springs Dr. Saturdays, 1-2pm. Spicewood Springs Library, 8637 Spicewood Springs Rd. Free.
Free classes featuring a "cross training combination of core and calisthenic workouts" held Mondays and Wednesdays from 5:30-6:30pm. Free.
Music. Dance. Fitness. Wednesdays, noon-1pm. Butler Community School, 501 W. Third. $5-17.
Seniors meet to enjoy stand-up paddling and kayaking and then usually lunch afterward. Wednesdays, 10-11:30am. Free, Texas Rowing Center members; $15, nonmembers.
All leagues are coed with happy-hour fun following all games.
Try out a free class during Traditional Martial Arts Academy's open house every Wednesday night at 7:30pm. Free.
Traditional Martial Arts Academy, 1503 Morgan Ln.
Runs, Walks, & Rides
Check website for fun biking adventures.
For those looking to learn more about Austin and get some exercise at the same time, this might do the trick. Choose the type of run, the mileage, and when you'd like to do it, and they'll handle the rest. Advance purchase required.
has a plethora of available walks, hikes, and more.