Sports Briefs, June 25-27, 2014
June 24, 2014
On June 20, Chris Fletcher recorded a hole-in-one at Park City Golf Course. Teeing off from the second hole, Fletcher hit a 7 iron 156 yards for the ace. The shot was witnessed by Rick Fletcher.
World Cup at the Fieldhouse
Come help Park City Soccer Club cheer on Team USA as they take on Germany in the opening round of the 2014 World Cup in Brazil. The game will be broadcast live on the giant screen at the Basin Rec Fieldhouse Thursday, June 26, at 10 a.m. Bring your own lawn chair and blanket.
PC SUP Fitness and Yoga Classes
Park City Standup Paddleboarding hosts SUP yoga classes six times a week, at 10 a.m. on Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday and at 5 p.m. on Wednesday. SUP Fit classes run on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 10 a.m. The classes are held at the Deer Valley ponds, located at 1375 Deer Valley Drive South. The cost for all classes is $20, which includes a board and paddle rental. Groups of three or more can set up private classes. Boards, paddles and other SUP gear are available for rental or purchase through PC SUP. Visit http://www.parkcitysup.com for more information.
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Fourth of July Fun Run
Kick off the Fourth of July with the 32nd annual 5K Fun Run and help support the kids of the Park City Ski Team along with Cole Sport, Industrial Supply, Chase Bank, and Jim Clifford Builders. Adults can pre-register for $30 and kids under 12 for $20 at Cole Sport until 5 p.m. July 3 or online at runnercard.com. Race-day registration is $35 or $25 for kids under 12 at Cole Sport’s Park Avenue store from 6:30 to 7:30 a.m. T-shirts, age-group and overall awards and prizes included. Come run, jog, walk or push the baby, but no dogs, please. For information, call Cole Sport at 435-649-4806 or visit parkcityskiteam.org. Race starts at 8 a.m. July 4.
Annual Fourth of July Doubles Volleyball Tournament
The Fourth of July Doubles Volleyball Tournament will take place at Treasure Mountain Middle School and City Park. Player check-in is from 8-8:30 a.m. and play will begin at 9 a.m. The tournament is available to all levels, juniors to open. The fee is $15 for UOVA members and $25 for non-members. Registration is open through noon on July 3 at active.com.
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, June 28, 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.
Park City M.O.B. (Moms on Bikes)
PC Recreation offers free weekly, drop-in mountain bike rides led by moms for moms. These rides improve ability and confidence, while making new friends. Rides are for adult women 18 and older, from June 25 to Sept. 10 on Wednesdays 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. Ride locations change weekly. Email email@example.com for weekly updates.
Women’s Ski Jumping Banquet
Women’s Ski Jumping USA will hold a banquet on Thursday, July 17, at Montage Deer Valley. The event, titled "Give Them Wings & Watch Them Fly," will support the U.S. team and the new Fly Girls program. A few of the team members and 2014 Olympians will be on hand for the banquet. For tickets and cool team swag, visit http://www.wsjusa.com.
Park City SUP Kids Camp
Park City Standup Paddleboarding will host two kids’ camps this. Sessions will be held July 14-18 and Aug. 18-22. The camp will run from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. each day. The cost is $150, which includes board, paddle and personal flotation device rentals. Visit http://www.parkcitysup.com for more information or to sign up.
PC Tennis Bartender’s Cup
The Bartender’s Cup offers two sessions of tennis play and socializing on June 27 and 28 with a Friday evening and all-day session on Saturday. Adults of all levels are invited to this fun competition on PC MARC’s brand-new courts and barbecue and refreshments on Saturday. The fee is $45 per person. For more info, visit http://www.parkcityrecreation.org or call 435-615-5400.
Summer Tennis Training
Continue your hard work and progress you made during the school year with the PC Tennis new summer tennis training program. Two hours of game-based drills and match play takes place on Mondays, Wednesdays and Thursdays through Aug. 15, 4 to 6 p.m. for ages 9 to 18. Fee is $22 per day at the PC MARC tennis courts. Register for all three days of STT and join our match play on Tuesdays from 4-6 p.m. for free; otherwise drop-in to match play is $5.
Youth Football Registration
Are you ready for some football? Park City Miners Youth Football Registration is now open. Athletes must be 8 years old as of Sept. 1, 2014, to enroll. All players ages 8-14 years are welcome. Practices start July 28. The $275 cost includes all equipment rentals (helmet, shoulder pads, padded game pants and padded practice pants). Players will also receive a mouthpiece, socks and two game jerseys with their names on them to keep. There is also a $100 volunteer fee that is refundable at the end of the year, provided the parents volunteer the required hours. Scholarships are available. Sign up at: http://www.pcminersyouthfootball.com
Adult Beginners Golf Clinic
Park City Golf Course had such a big response to its first adult beginners’ golf clinic that it is scheduling a second session. The clinic will be held on June 26, 30 and July 3. Each lesson will run from 5:30 to 7 p.m. The cost per person is $125 and the class is limited to 12 students. It will be taught by golf professionals Ken Stenmark and Scott Meyer. Call the pro shop at 435-615-5800 to sign up or for more information.
Basin Rec Summer Sports Camp
Get the kids (ages 5-9) involved with a few sports this summer during Basin Recreation’s Summer Sports Camp. The second session Aug. 11-14. The session will run from 9 a.m. to noon at The Fieldhouse. Participants will play a variety of sports including soccer, football, baseball, and more. To sign up, visit http://www.basinrecreation.org or call 435-655-0999.
Explore Basin Recreation’s vast trail system with the first free guided hike of the season on Saturday, June 28, at 9 a.m. on Road to WOS in Summit Park. Meet at the Matterhorn and Park View Drive intersection. Hikes last one to two hours. Be sure to pack plenty of water and sunscreen. For more information, a full summer hike schedule, and last-minute updates, visit http://www.basinrecreation.org , like Snyderville Basin Recreation on Facebook, or call 435-655-0999 .
Free Pickleball Clinics The PC MARC has new pickleball courts. Drop in play began on June 9 and will be held Tuesdays and Thursdays at 6 p.m. Saturday mixers will be held at 9:30 a.m. Call 615-5400 to register for the Learn to Play clinics. Courts can be reserved online at tennis.parkcity.org.
Movie in the Park & Backyard Campout Night
Join Basin Recreation for the first Movie in the Park of the summer in conjunction with the first annual Backyard Campout Night on Saturday, June 28, at Trailside Park. "October Sky" will show at dusk. Then cozy up for a campout in the park. Reserve a tent site online for $10. Tent setup will be from 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. For more information, visit http://www.basinrecreation.org or call (435) 655-0999 .
Girls Basketball Skill Sessions
Girls in grades 6-9 interested in playing basketball at the high school in the future should have their parents contact Park City High School coach Sam White at firstname.lastname@example.org . White is currently setting up group skill sessions for the summer. Sessions will be free, and the focus will be improving individual skill sets as well as building a foundation for playing together as a team.
Summer Pass Sale
Stay fit this summer at the Basin Recreation Fieldhouse. All three-month passes are on sale through June 30. The prices are $80/individual, $145/couple, $70/senior and $70/student with a valid ID. Fitness passes grant access to the gym, weight room and indoor track. Fitness class add-ons are also available. For more information, visit http://www.basinrecreation.org or call 435-655-0999.
Outlaw Golf Club Open
The Outlaw Golf Club in Hideout Canyon is open for the season. The scenic nine-hole course is open daily from 8 a.m. until dusk. Located off of S.R. 248, the course offers nine holes for $35 (including a cart rental). Call 435-901-4227 for more information or to book a tee time.
Summer Tennis Camps
PC Tennis offers two and a half hours of drills, games and competition for children ages 7 to 13 on Mondays through Fridays from June 9 to Aug. 15. Each session will include stroke production, footwork and match play. The fee is $45 per day. For info, visit parkcityrecreation.org or call 435-615-5400.
Newpark Miles Returns
Every Monday night in June, lace up your running shoes with your family, friends, kids and colleagues and meet at Newpark Amphitheater for a one-mile-ish fun run along the path overlooking the beautiful Swaner Nature Preserve. Newpark Miles starts at 6:30 p.m., so come walk, jog, run, waddle or race your way towards 224 and then make your way back for some Park City community camaraderie. Each night your race bib will get you great discounts around Newpark. The cost is $10 for adults/ $5 for kids 8 and under. Register and learn more at http://www.cooperwynnevents.com/newpark-miles/ .
PC Recreation Dirt Jump Clinics
Advance your biking skills and get comfortable in the Dirt Jump Park with PC Recreation’s Dirt Jump Clinics for children and adults. Four-day sessions are offered throughout the summer for an $80 fee. For more info and to register, visit parkcityrecreation.org or call 435-615-5400.
Summer Swim Lessons
PC Recreation offers a wide variety of swim lessons for all levels at the PC MARC Lap Pool for ages 3 to 14. Private lessons and group sessions are available. For more info and to register, visit parkcityrecreation.org or call 435-615-5400.
Dog Obedience Classes at the PC MARC
Certified local dog trainer Heather Hampsten is teaching Puppy, Basic and Intermediate classes on Tuesdays from June 10 to July 15 at the City Park Recreation Building. Classes are for adults over 16 and their dogs. Puppy class is at 6 p.m., Basic is at 7 p.m. and Intermediate is at 8 p.m. The fee is $75. For info and registration visit parkcityrecreation.org or call 615-5400.
H.I.T. with WHIT
Start the summer with an awesome fitness program: Join Basin Recreation’s H.I.T. with WHIT at Trailside Park every Tuesday and Thursday morning from 6:30 to 7:30 a.m. from June 3 through July 3. Cost for all 10 sessions is $80. To register and for more information, visit http://www.basinrecreation.org or call 435-655-0999.
Youth Karate at PC MARC
The next session of Youth Karate at the PC MARC is June 9 to July 9 on Mondays and Wednesdays for Tiny Tigers (ages 4-6) and Ninjas (beginners). Class times are 3:45-4:30 p.m. for Tiny Tigers and 4:30-5:30 p.m. for Ninjas. Children will build confidence, self-discipline and fitness that will have a positive, lasting effect. Register at parkcityrecreation.org or call 435-615-5400.
Yoga in the Park
Basin Recreation is hosting an early summer session of Yoga in the Park at Matt Knoop Park every Tuesday and Thursday morning from 8 a.m. to 9 a.m. from June 3 through July 3. Cost for all 10 classes is $80. To register and for more information, visit http://www.basinrecreation.org or call 435-655-0999.
Park City Junior Golf Camps
It’s time to sign up for Park City Junior Golf Camps at the Park City Golf Course. The Junior Golf Camps, for children ages 7-12, will be offered three times this summer. Camp Two is June 16-19 and Camp Three is June 23-26. All camps are from 9 a.m. to noon daily and cost $165. To register, visit the Park City Golf Shop. Call 435-615-5800 or visit http://www.parkcitygolfclub.org for more information.
Women’s Mountain Bike Clinic
Hit the trails with a small group of women to learn basic riding techniques, boost your confidence and improve your overall riding with PC Recreation’s Women’s Mountain Bike Clinics. Sessions are held on Tuesdays and Thursdays for two weeks, with one session offered in June and one in July. The fee is $70. Space is limited, so sign up now. For a schedule and to register, visit parkcityrecreation.org or call 435-615-5400.
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
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.
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. Tuesdays and Thursdays 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 email@example.com.
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