Sports Briefs, Feb. 25-27, 2015
Park City Point 2 Point Registration
On Feb. 25, registration will open for the 2015 Park City Point 2 Point endurance bike race. Registration will begin at 7 p.m. sharp. Those interested in registering should be on the registration website at 7 p.m. The site can be found through http://www.thepcpp.com or http://www.athlete360.com . The last five years, the event has sold out in just minutes, so try to create a profile and be logged in prior to 7 p.m.
Donate Old Snowboards and Skateboards
The Park City Library needs snowboards and skateboards to build a wall in the new Teen Center located in the newly renovated Park City Library. Only boards and decks are needed — bindings, wheels and trucks need not be included. Donations will be accepted at the PC MARC, Park City Ice Arena and the Park City Library until Feb. 26. Email email@example.com for more information.
Park City Youth Soccer Academy
The 6-10 year old Academy runs from Feb. 4 to May 15, playing on Wednesdays and Fridays from 5-6 p.m. at the Basin Rec Fieldhouse. Enrollment is open at any time. New this year is the U5 Academy, open to players 4 and 5 years old that runs from March 6 to May 15, playing on Fridays from 4-4:45 p.m. at the Basic Rec Fieldhouse. For more information please go to the Park City Soccer Club website at http://www.parkcitysoccer.org or contact Matthew Terwillegar at 435-602-9401 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Winter Junior Tennis
The second session of Winter Junior Tennis at the PC MARC will be held Feb. 23 to April 4. A variety of programs are available for kids of all ages and abilities and are held weekdays after school as well as Saturday mornings. For more info and to register, visit parkcityrecreation.org or call 435-615-5400.
Park City Ice Arena Late-Winter Skating Academy
Park City Ice Arena Skating Academy classes begin again on Mondays from 5:30-6:15 p.m. on March 2, 9, 16, 23 and 30 or Saturdays from 9:15-10 a.m. on Feb. 28 and March 7, 14, 21 and 28. The arena offers classes for all ages and ability levels. Registration is available online at parkcityice.org or by calling the ice arena front desk at 435-615-5707.
Park City Ice Arena Learn to Play Hockey
Park City Ice Arena Hockey Academy classes begin again on Mondays from 5:30-6:15 p.m. on March 2, 9, 16, 23 and 30 or Thursdays from 4:30-5:15 p.m. on March 5, 12, 19 and 26 and April 2. We offer Basic Hockey Skating classes as well as Learn to Play Hockey classes. For more information contact the Hockey Director at 435-615-5702.
March Madness Cycle Fitness Program
Looking to improve those leg muscles and get in great shape? This five-week (10 sessions) program will kickstart your spring training. Be ready for technique queuing, sprints, hills, endurance rides and power zone testing in the Group Cycle fitness room at The Fieldhouse. Beginner and experienced riders are welcome! The program runs March 3-April 2, every Tuesday and Thursday from 6:30-7:30 a.m. The cost is $75 for 10 classes — must pre-pay only. To register, visit http://www.basinrecreation.org or call 435-649-1564.
PC Recreation’s Youth Karate teaches children life lessons that build self-esteem, confidence, respect and fitness. The next session will be held at the PC MARC Feb. 23 to April 1, and each group meets twice per week. Classes are grouped into Tiny Tigers, ages 4 to 6, Ninjas (beginners 7 and up) and Intermediate Ninja. For info, fees and to register visit parkcityrecreation.org or call 435-615-5400.
Cardio Tennis at the PC MARC
Cardio Tennis combines the best features of tennis with cardiovascular exercise to deliver a full-body aerobic workout. Taught by a tennis professional, Cardio Tennis is held Mondays from 9 to 10:30 a.m. at the PC MARC. Players of all levels are welcome to enjoy this dynamic workout that uses the agility ladder, cardio stations and cardio balls. The class fee is $26. For more info, visit parkcityrecreation.org or call 435-615-5400.
Park City Soccer Club Spring Academy
The Park City Soccer Club will host its annual Spring Academy beginning Feb. 5 and ending May 15. Six- and seven-year-olds will practice from 5-6 p.m. on Thursdays. Eight- to 10-year-olds will practice from 6-7 p.m. on Thursdays. Everyone will practice on Fridays from 5-6 p.m. Players can join at any time during the spring. The cost is $140 for one day or $275 for two days. To register, or for more information, visit http://www.parkcitysoccer.org or call Matthew Terwillegar at 435-602-9401.
Golf Simulator at The Fieldhouse
Don’t lose your golf swing over the long winter months! Take advantage of the golf simulator and indoor driving range at the Basin Recreation Fieldhouse and schedule your one-hour tee time on Tuesday and Thursday from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Play a variety of courses throughout the United States, Europe and Asia and improve your game. Cost is $12 per person per hour or $6 for the driving range. For more information, visit http://www.basinrecreation.org or call 435-649-1564.
Spring Youth Soccer League
Registration is now open for PC Recreation’s Spring Youth Soccer League for ages 4 and up. The league is held April 15 to June 13 on Saturdays from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. and Wednesdays from 5 to 7 p.m. at the Park City Sports Complex at Quinn’s Junction. The $70 fee includes a uniform. Volunteer coaches are needed for every team! The registration deadline is March 16. Register early as space is limited. For more info and to register, visit parkcityrecreation.org or call 435-615-5400.
Body Right Fitness Program
Looking for a little help getting your body right for the New Year? Body Right is a 20-session fitness program taught by Kristi, a certified nutritionist, that will provide a healthy all-inclusive approach to help you achieve your fitness goals. This program will run from Jan. 6 through March 12 on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 6:30-7:30 a.m. at The Fieldhouse. Cost is $100 for 20 sessions (prepay only). To register, visit http://www.basinrecreation.org, call 435-655-0999 or stop by The Fieldhouse.
Ski with Basin Rec’s Nordic Skiing Program
Learn to Nordic ski (classic or skate) with Basin Recreation. Qualified instructors will lead groups in short lessons and group skiing on our trails. This is a fun way to get the entire family involved in this popular winter sport. Classes are for beginners and intermediate-beginners ages 8 and up. Session 3 runs on four March Sundays — March 8, 15, 22 and 29 — also from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. All sessions cost $35 or there is a $10 charge for just one class. For more information, visit http://www.basinrecreation.org or call 435-655-0999.
The PC MARC is offering Drop-In Volleyball on Tuesday evenings from 6:30 to 9 p.m. until Christmas. All ages and levels are welcome. It’s free for pass holders, and non-members can join the action by paying the facility fee. For more info, visit parkcityrecreation.org or call 435-615-5400.
A Minor Spin Class
Whether you’re a youth or just young at heart, the PC MARC has a new spin class just for you. Join Brooke on Sundays from 4:30 to 5:15 p.m. for a great workout and music at a decibel young people can appreciate. Ages 13 and over are welcome. For more info, visit parkcityrecreation.org or call 435-615-5400.
Indoor Paddleboard Yoga
Though the weather is getting colder, the paddleboard yoga scene is still hot. Join Park City Standup Paddleboarding for indoor paddleboard yoga sessions at the Park City Aquatic Center. Classes will be held at 8:30 a.m. on Monday, Wednesday, and Friday and at 4 p.m. on Saturdays and Sundays. The cost is $20, which includes all necessary equipment. Visit http://www.parkcitysup.com for more information.
New Evening Classes at the PC MARC
Cooler temperatures and shorter days bring a host of new evening group-fitness classes at the PC MARC. Class offerings include Stretch and Movement, Zumba, Yoga, Painfree Posture, Bro-Yog and more. For a complete schedule and class descriptions, visit parkcityrecreation.org or call 435-615-5400.
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Kathleen O’Connell, who makes her return to Nordic combined this weekend at the Continental Cup, is moving to Park City to pursue a career in Nordic combined.