January 20, 2007
The Park City Racquet Club will close certain areas due to the Sundance Film Festival. The gymnasium will be closed Jan. 13-29. The indoor tennis courts will be closed Jan. 26-28 and the entire facility will be closed Jan. 27 at 3 p.m. until Jan. 28 at 8 a.m. For more information, contact Denise at 615-5419.
The South Summit Aquatic and Fitness Center (SSAFC) is offering a recreational and instructional basketball program for boys and girls in grades first through second. Games will start Feb. 20 and continue until the end of March. Each session will include a 30-minute instructional period followed by a game. Boys and girls will play together. Games will be held at the SSAFC gym on Tuesdays at 4 p.m. The cost is $20 per player. Registration will be taken at the SSAFC front desk from Jan. 22-Feb. 10. Volunteer coaches are still needed for this program. For more information, call (435) 783-2423.
The Interrmountain Masters Championshipswill be held at Park City Mountain Resort Jan. 26-28. The public is invited to race in this three-day race for the Loritz Cup trophy. The Loritz Cup is a new trophy that will be given out to the fastest man and women in a timed handicapped ski race that will even the playing field for all racers. The races are a super G on Payday run on Friday, a GS on Saturday and a slalom on Sunday. The race will be run in honor of longtime Park City racer, resident and the owner of "The Spa Tenders," Gary Loritz. Loritz has been diagnosed with Lou Gehrig’s disease but wants all his friends to come out race and party for one more run. There will be an after-race party at Adolph’s Restaurant on Sunday. Please register at
email@example.com and pay the morning of the race before 8:30 a.m. at the race department. A temporary USSA membership is needed and can be found at http://www.ussa.org under USSA and FIS applications. The race fee is $27 a day and $30 a day for super G. Contact Bill Skinner at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.