February 26, 2008
Parkite Steven Holcomb finished sixth Saturday in the four-man bobsled World Championships in Altenberg, Germany. Holcomb teamed with Pavle Jovanovic (Tom’s River, N.J.), Steve Mesler (Calgary, Alberta) and Curt Tomasevicz (Shelby, Neb.) today. Team USA I pushed a start time of 5.23 in the first heat for a run of 54.21 seconds, keeping the team within medal position. In the second run, the team mustered a push time of 5.32, but Holcomb was able to drive his Bo-Dyn sled to the finish in 54.90 seconds for a combined time of 3:39.52, keeping their sixth place result. World Cup Champion Andre Lange took fist place on his home track. The American bobsled teams will return to the U.S. this week, and will conclude the season with equipment testing in Lake Placid, N.Y. For complete results of the race, visit http://www.bobsleigh.com.
Intro to Massage
Park City Recreation is offering an Intro to Massage. Bring a date or bring a friend and enjoy a relaxing evening at the Park City Racquet Club Aerobics Studio on Friday, March 7 from 6:30-8 p.m. A certified massage therapist will teach the basics of massage technique. The cost is $25 per person or $40 per couple and includes a bottle of massage oil. For more information and to register, call 615-5401 or visit parkcityrecreation.org.
The newly formed South Summit High School baseball team is planning a community dinner and auction to help defray costs of new equipment. The event will be held Feb. 29 at South Summit High School with dinner at 6 p.m. followed by a live auction at 7:30. The cost is $5 and head coach Steve Sutherland invites all of the surrounding areas to come out and help the fledgling team get off the ground.