Local sports happenings in our area
Playin’ the Basin Way
Basin Recreation is holding open field time for those in the adaptive (physical, mental or other limitation) populations and their siblings on Saturday, Dec. 14, from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. at The Fieldhouse. Enjoy bounce houses, bowling, hula hoops, sports, and much more. For more information, visit http://www.basinrecreation.org or call 435-655-0999.
PC MARC Winter Workout Special
Get a jump on the New Year with the PC MARC’s discount pass offer. One month and three month facility passes are 20 percent off thru Jan. 15. Single, couple, senior and military rates are all discounted. For more info, visit parkcityrecreation.org or call 435-615-5400.
Little Foot Indoor Soccer
Snow is starting to fall, so let’s take the games inside! Basin Recreation’s Little Foot Indoor Soccer will run from Jan. 6 through Feb. 12. Preschoolers through 2nd graders will play on either Monday or Wednesday at The Fieldhouse. All divisions are coed and league games will be 4v4. Cost is $50 per player. Sign up before Dec. 15 to avoid a $10 late fee. To register, visit http://www.basinrecreation.org or call 435-655-0999.
Basin Rec Holiday Break Camp
The holiday season is here and the kids are ready for a break! Join Basin Recreation’s Holiday Break Camp on Dec. 26-27 and Jan. 2-3 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Ecker Hill Middle School gym. Early drop-off will be at 8 a.m. and late pickup will be at 5 p.m. Campers must bring lunches, water bottles, swimsuits, and towels. Winter clothes are optional for sledding. Helmets are required for those who would like to sled. Cost is $40 per day or $75 for two days. To sign up, visit http://www.basinrecreation.org or call 435-655-0999.
Youth Crew December Bounce
The Basin Recreation Youth Crew presents the December Bounce! Kids ages 10 to 13 will head down to WAIRhouse Trampoline Park on Saturday, Dec. 14, from 2 to 6 p.m. Drop off and pickup are at the Trailside Park Room (5715 Trailside Drive). Cost is $25 and includes pizza. Space is limited to 20 participants, so be sure to sign up ASAP. To register, visit http://www.basinrecreation.org or call 435-655-0999.
Basin Rec Golf Simulator
Don’t lose your golf swing over the long winter months! Take advantage of the golf simulator at the Basin Recreation Fieldhouse and schedule your one-hour tee time on Tuesday or Thursday from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Play a variety of courses throughout the United States, Europe, and Asia and improve your golf game. Cost is $10 per person per hour or $6 for the driving range only. For more information, visit http://www.basinrecreation.org or call 435-655-0999.
Healthy Holidays at Basin Rec
It’s beginning to look a lot like fitness! Join Basin Recreation for Healthy Holidays at The Fieldhouse from Dec. 9-20. Classes will be held Monday through Friday from 6:30 to 7:30 a.m. Workouts vary each day to maximize your workout and keep the holiday pounds far away! Cost is $50 for all ten sessions or $8 drop-in for each session. To register and for more information, visit http://www.basinrecreation.org or call 435-655-0999.
Basin Rec Basketball Clinics
Does your third through eighth grader want to learn the fundamentals of basketball? Join Basin Recreation for a Skills and Drills Basketball Clinic on 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 http://www.basinrecreation.org 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 ohv.utah.gov. 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 ohv.utah.gov, call 801-538-7433. Ride on Utah!
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. To register, visit http://www.basinrecreation.org 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 parkcityrecreation.org 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 parkcityrecreation.org or call 615-5400.
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 parkcityrecreation.com or call 615-5400.
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 parkcityrecreation.org 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 parkcityrecreation.org for the current fitness schedule or call 615-5401 for more information.
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.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
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