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Local sports happenings in our area

PCHS Hockey Game

The PCHS Ice Miners will take on UCI South on Wednesday night at the Park City Ice Arena. The Miners enter their home opener boasting a 5-0 record after a win in Vernal last weekend. The puck will drop at 6:30 p.m.

Basin Rec Basketball Clinics

Does your third through eighth grader want to learn the fundamentals of basketball? Join Basin Recreation for a series of Skills and Drills Basketball Clinics on Nov. 15, Nov. 22, Dec. 6 and Dec. 20 at the Ecker Hill Middle School gym. Third through fifth grade will meet from 5 p.m. to 6 p.m. and sixth through eighth grade will meet from 6 p.m. to 7:15 p.m. The cost is $40 per player. For more information and to register, visit or call (435) 655-0999.

Snowmobile Education Courses

With snowmobile season just around the corner, Utah State Parks and Recreation reminds young riders and their parents that state-required youth snowmobile education courses are available online at Utah law requires youths ages 8 to 16 to complete a Utah State Parks Off-Highway Vehicle (OHV) Education Course before operating a machine on public lands or trails. Anyone over age 16 without a valid driver’s license must also complete the course to legally operate an OHV on public land. Course fees are $30 and upon successful completion of coursework, students can print temporary certificates and later receive permanent certificates by mail. For more information, visit, call (801) 538-7433. Ride on Utah!

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PCHS Mattress Sale Fundraiser

The Park City High School girls’ basketball team and the Park City High School dance team will be teaming up for their second-annual Mattress Sale Fundraiser. The event is a one-day only sale in the PCHS Common Area where brand new top-quality mattresses will be sold showroom style for 30-60% off retail prices. All sizes available, at various price ranges, from $199 – $1,999 (box included). The sale is Saturday, Nov. 9, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Park City High School. Contact Sam White (, Ashley Mott (, or Rick & Julie, (801) 503-5558 and (801) 503-5122), with questions.

Basin Rec November Pass Sale

Are you anticipating loads of holiday treats in the coming months? Then take advantage of Basin Recreation’s November Pass Sale. All six-month and one-year memberships are 15% off. Fitness class add-ons are also available. To start a new membership or renew an existing one, call (435) 655-0999 or stop by The Fieldhouse.

Basin Rec Jr. Jazz Basketball

Get ready to shoot some hoops! Basin Recreation’s Jr. Jazz basketball will run from Jan. 6 through March 7. Third through eighth graders will play twice a week at Ecker Hill, Treasure Mountain, or Trailside Elementary. Player evaluations will be held in early December. Cost is $70. And be sure to sign up before Dec. 1 to avoid a $10 late fee. To register, visit or call (435) 655-0999.

Holiday Spin 350 Challenge

The PC MARC will keep you riding this winter season while Park City’s 350 miles of trails are snow packed. Join the awesome spin instructors in covering 350 miles in the comfort of a spin studio with a view. Earn 15 miles per one-hour spin class you attend. Log your total miles to date on the Park City Recreation Facebook page at the end of each week, Nov. 1 to Jan. 31, as you race to complete a total of 350. Finisher prizes will be awarded! For info visit or call 615-5400.

Ski Conditioning at Basin Rec

Want to get in shape for the ski season? Check out Basin Recreation’s Ski Conditioning fitness class at The Fieldhouse on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 6:30 a.m. to 7:30 a.m. from Nov. 5 to Dec. 5. The class will focus on speed, agility, balance, and strength. Cost is $70 for 10 sessions. To register, visit or call (435) 655-0999.

PCHS Basketball Skill Clinics

Park City High School boys’ basketball head coach Caleb Fine, along with his staff and players, will be hosting two skill clinics Saturdays, Nov. 2 and 9 from 9:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. at Park City High School. The clinics cost $30 for both or $20 for one day. All boys grades 3-8 interested in improving their basketball skills are welcome to attend. Registration begins at 9 a.m. in the gymnasium. Email Coach Fine at with any questions.

Free Lunchtime Learning at the PC MARC

Park City Medical Center’s clinical dietician Liz nan will speak about Mindful Eating on Wednesday, Nov. 13, at noon at the PC MARC. The lecture is free and open to the public. Guests are invited to bring a brown bag lunch. For info, visit or call 615-5400.

Noon Drop-In Basketball at the PC MARC

Get your workout in during your lunch break with this friendly basketball scrimmage for every skill level, offered Monday through Friday, noon to 2 p.m. at the PC MARC gymnasium. Free with a facility pass or $7 for non-pass holders. For info, visit or call 615-5400.

Park City Skating Academy

Registration for upcoming Learn to Skate classes is open. The first class is Monday, Nov. 11. Classes run for six weeks on Mondays from 5:30-6:15 p.m. Cost to register is $80. Registration includes six 30-minute classes, practice time and free admission and skate rental to Saturday morning open skates during the Late Fall Session. Call the ice arena front desk at (435) 615-5707 to register or go to

Park City Hockey Academy

Learn to Play Hockey’s next session starts Thursday, Nov. 7 or Monday, Nov. 11. Classes are either Mondays from 5:30-6:15 p.m. or Thursdays, 4:30-5:15 p.m. for skaters ages 5 to 12. Registration for Learn to Play is $85 before Oct. 31 and $93 afterwards. Equipment may be rented, if available, for $15. Equipment fitting must be done at least one week prior to the start of class. Call the ice arena front desk at (435) 615-5707 to register or go to

Basic Hockey Skating Classes

Basic Hockey Skating is Thursdays 4:30-5:15 p.m. for children ages 4 to 12. The cost is $80 starting Oct. 31. Registration includes six 45- minute classes, free admission and skate rental to Saturday morning open skates during the Late Fall Session. Equipment may be rented, if available, for $15. Equipment fitting must be done at least one week prior to the start of class. Call the ice arena front desk at (435) 615-5707 to register or go to

Pickleball at the PC MARC

One of the fastest-growing sports in America, pickleball is now offered at the PC MARC. This popular, fun sport has simple rules and lots of action. Racquet sport enthusiasts and newcomers are welcome to play on the MARC’s three indoor pickleball courts Tuesdays and Thursdays, 6-9 p.m. and Saturdays 9 a.m. to noon. Fee is $3 per player. For more info, visit or call 615-5400.

Fencing Classes

Beginning fencing classes will be held at the PC MARC starting Nov. 5. The classes run on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 4:15 to 5:30 p.m. for fencers ages seven and up. For more information, contact Elaine at (435) 901-3924 or email .

Thanksgiving Break Basic Skating Camp

No school? That’s cool, hit the ice at Park City Ice Arena’s Basic Skating Camp on Wednesday, Nov. 27, from 8:45 a.m. to 12 p.m. Participants will enjoy two on-ice group classes and practice sessions as well as a fun off-ice activity. Send campers with warm clothes and a healthy snack! Call the ice arena front desk at (435) 615-5707 to register or go to

Barre Classes at the PC MARC

New to the MARC: Strengthen your core and increase flexibility with a unique workout using the ballet barre along with other fitness equipment. "Barre Fit" is Tuesday and Thursday at noon, and "Barre Tone" is Wednesdays at 7 p.m. Daily class rates apply or included in class pass. Call 615-5401 or visit for more information.

Spin Classes at the PC MARC

More classes are available at the PC MARC now that the fall weather is upon us. Spin classes are now offered Monday through Saturday at various times. Visit for the current fitness schedule or call 615-5401 for more information.

Big Foot Soccer

Winter is quickly approaching, so let’s take soccer indoors! Basin Recreation’s Big Foot Soccer will run from Oct. 28 through Dec. 14 at The Fieldhouse. Third and fourth graders will practice on Mondays and Saturdays, fifth and sixth graders will practice on Tuesdays and Saturdays, and seventh and eighth graders will practice on Mondays and Saturdays. All divisions are coed and league games are 5v5. Cost is $75 per player. To register, visit or call (435) 655-0999.

Basin Rec Fall Volleyball

Basin Recreation is offering a fall volleyball program from Oct. 15 through Nov. 19 on Tuesdays and Thursdays at the Ecker Hill Middle School gymnasium. Third through fifth graders will play from 4 p.m. to 5 p.m. and cost is $60 per participant. Sixth through eighth graders will play from 5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. and cost is $110 per participant. Players will learn fundamental volleyball skills and how to apply them to a game setting. To register, go to or call (435) 655-0999.

Performance Sports Training at Athletic Republic

If you are looking for an off-season training solution, Athletic Republic has something for you. Athletic Republic offers speed and agility training programs for the field-sport athlete as well as multiple training programs for the endurance athlete. Call Taylor at (435) 729-7230 for more information on the September promotion or to schedule a free trial session.

Little Dribblers at Basin Rec

Get ready to shoot some hoops! Basin Recreation’s Little Dribblers will run from Oct. 14 through Dec. 7. Preschool and kindergarteners will play on either Tuesday or Thursday in addition to Saturday at Trailside Elementary. First- and second-graders will play on Mondays and Wednesdays at Ecker Hill Middle School. All teams are coed and are designed to emphasize the fundamentals of basketball and to encourage improvement each week. Cost is $65 (includes a jersey). To register, visit or call (435) 655-0999.

Park City Soccer Club Fall Youth Academy

Is your son or daughter new to soccer or a player with a few years under his or her belt? No matter what their experience, the Park City Soccer Club Youth Academy is an ideal environment for them to be introduced to new skills or get a lot of touches on the ball. Registration for fall sessions are now available online at If you have questions or would like more information, please feel free to contact Matt Terwillegar, PCSC Academy Director, at or (435) 602-9401.

PC MARC Fall Fitness Schedule

The fall fitness schedule is loading up with lots of classes. Beginning in September, the MARC is adding evening Spinning, Breath & Posture, and Zumba classes. Check online at http://www.parkcityrecreation for the group fitness schedule or call 615-5401.

Tae Kwon Do at Basin Rec

Learn the fundamentals of self defense in the traditional Korean martial art of Tae Kwon Do with Basin Recreation! Youths (ages 8 and above) and adults are invited to take part in the fall session from Sept. 10 through Nov. 26 on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 5 to 6 p.m. in the Trailside Park Fitness Room. Build character, fitness and discipline in a fun, family-oriented environment with a USTF-certified instructor. Cost is $100 for the entire fall session. To register, visit or call (435) 655-0999.

Primal Move at Silver Mountain

Primal Move is not your typical gym workout. It is a hot new fitness trend that brings back the playful side of exercise. There is purpose, direction, and a primary goal to move and feel better when you leave than when you arrived. It’s perfect for athletes who want to prevent injuries or anyone wanting to improve balance and flexibility. Silver Mountain Sports Club offers Primal Move classes at 8:30 a.m. Tuesday and Thursday mornings in Prospector Park through certified personal trainer Kevin Rail. Drop-in fee is $15 or 11-class punch passes are available for $100. Contact Rail for more information at (435) 729-0797 or