Emu Plains/Glenmore Park AFL club will hold a sportsman's lunch this Friday at Leonay Sports Club.
The lunch will be a club fund-raiser but most of the proceeds will go to the Ronald McDonald family rooms at Nepean Hospital.
Blue Mountains stalwart Leigh Dodds plays his 500th game when the leaders meet Waverley in the last Clark Cup competition round on Saturday at Lapstone Oval. Meanwhile, Nick Burgess and Blake Cox played major roles as Hawkesbury Valley beat UWS 24-19 last Saturday. The club hosts the strong Hornsby Lions at Windsor on Saturday.
The Western Sydney Marathon has secured an international brand as its naming rights sponsor, with the event now known as the TomTom Runner Western Sydney Marathon.
More than 500 runners have already registered for the event on Saturday, October 5, at the Regatta Centre.
The event consists of four different races to cater for all ages and abilities.
The day will also include a health and fitness expo, music, activities for the children, a jumping castle and food stalls.
All participants will receive a gift pack from sponsors and free race merchandise.
Individuals, families and groups can register online at www.westernsydneymarathon.com.au or 4730 0000.