Here are your sports happenings this week
Sports Briefs, Oct. 25, 2017
October 24, 2017
Park City Mountain Biking takes fifth
This weekend the Park City High School mountain biking team took fifth overall in Moab in its fourth race of the season, a press release from racer Anna Castro stated. Castro said Park City competed with 29 racers among a field of more than 700 in Friday's Northern Division race. Jenae Rasmussen placed third for varsity girls after a hard fought battle to close the gap between her and the girls varsity leader, Megan Kitchens. Coming in behind Rasmussen for the Miners were Grace Jencks, who ﬁnished 10th, followed by Anna Castro in 14th, and Natalie Fink in 16th. For the varsity boys, Thomas Fendler ﬁnished 22nd for Park City, and Aidan Rasmussen in 27th. The Park City mountain bike team's last race will be the high school championships in Cedar City on Nov. 3-4
Halloween yoga glow & HIGH Fitness
Basin Recreation will offer Halloween Yoga Glow and High Fitness classes at the Fieldhouse's studio A on Oct. 28. Yoga Glow runs from 8 to 9:30 a.m. & HIGH Fitness from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. Yogis are encouraged to dress up for a spooky morning under black lights.
Drop-ins cost $5, but the class is free for those in full costumes.
Celebrate the Spirits Trick-or-Treat Run
Basin Recreation will host a Celebrate the Spirits 5K- and 1-mile run on Saturday Oct. 28. The runs are family-friendly trick-or-treat outings with candy stops along the way. The cost is $15 per person or $40 per family. Register before October 23 to avoid a $10 late fee. For questions about the event please contact Sam Schwoebel at 435.649.1564 ext. 25 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
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NASP certified staff will lead youth- and adult-specific archery classes at Treasure Mountain Junior High School from Nov. 7 to Dec. 7 on Tuesdays and Thursdays. Ages 10 to 15 meet at 5-6 p.m., and ages 16 and older follow from 6-7 p.m. Equipment is provided, and safety and technique will be taught with challenging games. The youth fee is $75 and adults are $85. For more info and to register by November 3, visit parkcityrecreation.org or call 615-5400.
PC Tennis Bartenders Cup
The 39th Annual Bartenders Cup will be held Friday evening, Nov. 3 and Saturday, Nov. 4 at the PC MARC. The four-team tennis competition consists of a random team selection based on player level. The $45 fee includes a barbecue dinner on Friday, prizes, a hat, and more. For more info and to register by Nov. 1, visit parkcityrecreation.org or call 615-5400.
Volleyball pre-club training starts soon
Apex Volleyball will have volleyball training from Oct. 16 to Nov. 10 for players aged 10-15 to prepare for the upcoming club volleyball season. Contact Apex Volleyball for more details at ApexVolleyballParkCity@gmail.com or call 937-286-0935.
Basin Recreation three vs. three Basketball League
Basin Recreation is hosting a three-vs.-three adult basketball league at The Fieldhouse. Games will be 30 minutes and all teams will have two games each Tuesday night from 7 to 9 p.m. The league runs Nov. 7 through Dec. 19. Teams may have up to five players. Register as a team or sign up individually as a free agent. The league is limited to eight teams for each of the three divisions: High School (under 17 in age), Adult (40 and over) and Young Adult (18 and over). Cost is $120 per team or $35 per individual. Email Matt Strader with any questions at email@example.com or call (435) 655-0999 ext. 14.
Gymnastics preschool open gym
Black Diamond Gymnastics and Sports Center has opened its doors to preschool children, ages 1-5, and school age children, ages 5-18, to participate in open gym. The program is intended to help build gross motor development while indoors. Pre-school open workouts are on Fridays from 11 a.m. to noon and Saturdays from noon to 1 p.m. parents must attend with their children for pre-school open gym. School age open workouts are on Mondays at 7:30 p.m. and Saturdays at 1:15 p.m. Parents are invited to watch from the observation room. The fee per child is $10 for preschool open gym and $15 for school age open gym. Preregister online at http://www.BlackDiamondGym.com under the calendar section or by phone at 435-615-1800.
PC MARC offers P.E. for homeschoolers
The PC MARC is offering a weekly one-hour physical education class to homeschooled children. A variety of fun, physical activities are designed to engage kids while building self-esteem and new friendships. Classes are held Fridays, 10-11 a.m. from Sept.15 through May, 2018. The fee is $25 per month and the program is for ages 5 to 12. For more info on scheduled activities and to register, visit http://www.parkcityrecreation.org or call 615-5400.
Fieldhouse indoor pickleball league
Basin Recreation is offering pickleball league on their brand new indoor pickleball courts. So, this fall and winter the Fieldhouse will be hosting the Indoor Adult Pickleball Mixer League, where contestants play two matches a week while rotating partners throughout the season. There are two separate leagues — League 1 for leisurely recreational players and League 2 for the more advanced and competitive players. League 1 will meet up every Sunday at noon and play two 45-minute matches while League 2 will meet at 1:30 p.m. for two 45-minute matches. The programs run from Oct. 15 through Dec. 17 and will cost $40 per person.
Register online at http://www.basinrecreation.org or at the Fieldhouse front desk. If you have any questions contact Sydney Bull at 435-655-0999 ext. 16.
Ski conditioning fitness program
A ski conditioning fitness program will be available at Basin Recreation's fieldhouse from Oct. 31 to Nov. 30 every Tuesday and Thursday at 6:30 a.m. The program is designed for safe training and teaches speed, overload, power, plyometric drills, agility/balance, and strength exercises.
Classes are sold for $100 for 10 and are pre-pay only, no drop-ins.
Youth fall volleyball clinics
Basin Recreation Fall Volleyball runs Oct. 3 to Nov. 2 on Tuesdays and Thursdays at the Basin Recreation Fieldhouse. Work on skills for the upcoming volleyball season. Players will learn the basics and play matches and mini-tournaments for friendly competition.
Cost is $60 for third- through fifth-graders and $100 for sixth- through ninth-graders. Three free skills and drills clinics will be offered after the fall session for those wanting extra play or who are interested in playing at a more competitive level. First- and second-graders can learn the basics of volleyball with adapted play for younger children. Available Fridays from Oct. 6 to Nov. 3 at the Basin Recreation Fieldhouse.
Participation is $40 and are limited to 20 players. Register online at http://basinrecreation.org/youth_volleyball.html#top or call the Fieldhouse Front Desk at 435-655-0999 for more information.
Park City Running Club
Park City Running Club hosts runs on Monday and Wednesdays at Willow Creek from 4:30-5:30 p.m. with fun runs on Friday and Saturday. Visit Parkcityrunningclub.com for more info and registration.
PC MARC birthday party packages available
Make someone's birthday an event to remember by having a party at the PC MARC. Two levels of packages are available. Package one includes room rental for 20 guests, and package two includes pizza, decorations and use of the PC MARC facility offerings. Receive a 10 percent discount when adding on offerings from Kim's Cold-Blooded Creatures, Backyard Parties, and The Paint Mixer. For more info on booking a party, call 615-5400 or visit parkcityrecreation.org.
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