Learn-to-row classes are being offered by the Greater Columbus Rowing Association for athletes 18 and older. No experience is necessary. For more information, visit www.columbusrowing.org.

Learn-to-row classes are being offered by the Greater Columbus Rowing Association for athletes 18 and older. No experience is necessary. For more information, visit www.columbusrowing.org.

Has your uncle coached basketball at Gahanna Jefferson Junior High for the last 20 years? Did the Grove City football fan you sat next to claim he has not missed a Dawgs home game since 1971? Is your father credited for starting the lacrosse craze in Upper Arlington? Is your brother a driver at Scioto Downs?

ThisWeek is in search of people like that for a series called "Community Profiles." Contact ThisWeek at sports@thisweeknews.com with the names of people you think have interesting stories. Unfortunately, not all submissions can be used.

The sixth-annual Circleville Dog Days 5K road race will start at 9 a.m. Aug. 2, beginning and ending at Circleville High School. Entry forms can be found at www.circlevillexc.com. Participants also can register the day of the race between 7:15-8:45 a.m.

The JDH Winner's Edge is currently accepting applications for its individual player development basketball camps.

The girls high school position skills camp is Monday through Wednesday at Pickerington Central. The co-ed shooting camp for players grades 7-12 is July 7-8 at Olentangy Liberty Middle School. The girls high school position skills camp and a girls basketball academy for players in grades 6-9 is July 9-11 at Liberty Middle School. For information, call (614) 846-5323 or visit www.jdhwinnersedge.com.

Four weekly "Gain the Edge" basketball camps for players in grades 3-8 are scheduled this summer in Columbus. The sessions will focus on fundamentals. For information, contact coach Scott Williams at (614) 439-9568.

The Parks and Recreation Department of the City of Reynoldsburg will offer football officiating classes from 7-10 p.m. Tuesdays at the Municipal Building, 7232 E. Main St.

The first class will be July 8. Students must complete at least 80 percent of the classes to graduate. Students who graduate will be certified to officiate high school football games in the coming season.

To register, contact the Parks and Recreation Department at (614) 322-6806.

Summer conditioning for junior high cross country will be from 8-9 a.m. starting July 7. Runners will meet at the first shelter house in Blacklick Park.

Any seventh- or eighth-grader at Baldwin Junior High or Waggoner Junior High is invited to join.

For more information, e-mail coach Kevin Lewis at klewis@reyn.org.

The Capital softball program will play host to a residential camp will run from Monday through July 3. Enrollment is limited.

To register, contact Nan Payne at (614) 236-6487, e-mail npayne@capital.edu or visit www.capitalcrusaders.net.

Ohio Express girls basketball has limited spots in the following age brackets: 9U, 11U, 12U, 13U and 17U.

Ages are determined as of Jan. 1, 2007. For information, contact Brent Glass at (740) 683-3378 or brentglass@ohioexpressbasketball.com.

Former NBA player Stan Kimbrough, who played for the Sacramento Kings and the Detroit Pistons, is offering private or small group basketball lessons at The Hoop for boys and girls grades 3-12. For more information call (513) 229-0863 or visit www.kimbrobball.com.

The National Youth Sports Safety Foundation is a national nonprofit organization dedicated to reducing the number and severity of injuries young people sustain in sports and fitness activities.

For more information, visit www.nyssf.org.