Sports Briefs, May 11, 2016
May 10, 2016
G.O.A.T. Football Camp and Youth Football Registration
Registration for the fourth-annual Aaron Alford G.O.A.T. Camp is now open at UteFootball.org . The dates are June 27-29 and the camp will run from 9 a.m. to noon each day. It will be held on Dozier Field at Park City High School and the cost is $75 per player. The camp is open to boys and girls ages 7 to 13. Also open on UteFootball.org is registration for the 2016 season for athletes ages 7 to 14. The cost is $275 per player, which includes equipment and coaching.
Wasatch Ladies Golf League
The Wasatch Ladies Golf League will play every Tuesday throughout the summer and new members are welcome. The group plays both the Wasatch Lake and Mountain courses and the Soldier Hollow Silver and Gold courses. For a schedule of play, please call Julie Schwartz at 435-654-0746 or Mary Ann Woods at 802-578-8683.
Free Lunchtime Learning at the PC MARC
Get a better understanding of the protection and peace of mind that comes with estate planning at the PC MARC’s Free Lunchtime Learning with estate planning attorney Matt McMullin. Join him on Wednesday, May 11, from noon to 1 p.m. in the PC MARC party room. For more information, visit ParkCityRecreation.org or call 435-615-5400.
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Park City Lacrosse Fundraiser
Park City Lacrosse will be hosting a fundraiser and cocktail party on May 14 at the Blind Dog Restaurant at 6:30 p.m. Blind Dog is located at 1251 Kearns Blvd. Tickets are available for purchase online at ParkCityLacrosse.org.
Winter Sports School Fundraiser
The Winter Sports School in Park City is hosting a fundraiser on Saturday, May 21, at the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel (the former Yarrow hotel). The event will have a casino night theme and will run from 6:30 p.m. to 10 p.m. Tickets are $125 for admission and dinner. For more information, visit WinterSportsSchool.org .
Red Cross Lifeguard Course
Learn the skills that allow for a safe day at the pool with the Red Cross Lifeguard Course offered by Park City Recreation. These certification courses are for those 15 and older. Session II is June 6-8, 14-16 and 18. The registration deadline is the day prior to session and the fee is $185. For more info on schedules and to register, visit ParkCityRecreation.org or call 435-615-5400.
The PC MARC is offering a special Dryland Training program for individuals seeking personal training in a high-energy group setting. The class will be held Mondays and Wednesdays May 18 to June 29, from 1 to 2 p.m. Designed to sculpt and strengthen, the class is led by fitness coach Jillian Vogtli, who is a former U.S. Ski Team athlete and two-time Olympian. The class fee is $155, and the registration deadline is May 14. For info and to register, visit ParkCityRecreation.org or call 435-615-5400.
May Mayhem Youth Crew
Get ready to cause some mayhem on Saturday, May 14, at Boondocks with Basin Recreation’s Youth Crew (ages 10-13). Kids will be hooked up with unlimited use of go karts, miniature golf, bumper boats, laser tag, slick track, kiddie cove, XD theater, MaxFlight and batting cages. Plus, all participants will receive lunch and $5 worth of game play for the arcade! It’s only $35 for non-stop fun, food and transportation. Drop off is at 11:30 a.m. and pick up will be at 5 p.m. at 5715 Trailside Drive. Visit BasinRecreation.org or call 435-655-0999 to register before spots run out!
Trailside Bike Park Shred-n-BBQ
Join Basin Recreation for the third annual Shred-n-BBQ event at Trailside Bike Park on Friday, May 20, from 5 to 8 p.m. Come enjoy free food, music and plenty of laps at the Trailside Bike Park. For more information, visit BasinRecreation.org or call 435-649-1564.
Bike to School Day
Calling all students from Jeremy Ranch, Parley’s Park, McPolin and Trailside elementary schools. School is almost out, so start the summer a bit early with a great bike ride! Celebrate Bike to School Day with Basin Recreation on Friday, May 27, from 7:30 to 8:15 a.m. After school, cruise by Trailside Park for free safety demonstrations and barbecue with the Summit County Health Department and Sheriff’s Department. For more information, visit BasinRecreation.org or call 435-649-1564.
StART of Summer T-Shirt Contest
Kids 7-13, get your artistic skills ready for Basin Recreation’s StART of Summer T-shirt contest. Kids have until May 31 to come up with and submit original works of art to go on the Start of Summer Color Run T-shirts! Turn in your masterpiece to the Basin Recreation Admin Office (5715 Trailside Dr.) or email email@example.com. The most fun and creative design will be picked on June 1. Not only will the design go on all T-shirts, but the winner also will get free entry into the run. For more information, visit BasinRecreation.org or call 435-649-1564.
StART of Summer
Join Basin Recreation for the annual StART of Summer Color Run on Saturday, June 18, at Willow Creek Park starting at 9 a.m. A 5K fun run, featuring powdered paint stations, will be sure to colorfully entertain. A 1-mile run and a 100-yard dash for the kids will follow. Cost for the 5K is $15 per person or $45 per family prior to June 15. All pre-registered runners receive a Fun Run T-shirt. To register, visit BasinRecreation.org or call 435-655-0999.
Basin’s Backyard Bash Community Event
Basin Recreation is proud to be hosting a Grand Opening Event at the newly constructed Trailside Disc Golf Course located at Trailside Park on Saturday, June 4. The event will feature an Inaugural Trailside Trilogy Challenge Disc Golf Tournament ($30 per player). Each registrant in the Trailside Trilogy Challenge will keep a player’s kit, including a Driver, Mid-Range and Putting Disc to be used during the tourney. All level players are welcome! The second annual Cornhole Classic ($20/team) as well as Pickleball instruction and games will be taking place in conjunction with this event throughout the day. Come celebrate the new additions to our backyard at Basin’s Backyard Bash! For more info or to register, visit BasinRecreation.org .
Basin Recreation Ultimate Frisbee League
Basin Recreation’s Summer Ultimate Frisbee League is back for another season. This coed Wednesday night league runs June 1 through July 30 featuring a regular season schedule and double-elimination tournament finale. All players receive a disc and team shirt. Drop in to orientation night on May 25 at Willow Creek Park for a feeler. Register individually for $30 or inquire about team registration. Visit BasinRecreation.org for more information or to sign up today! Contact firstname.lastname@example.org with questions.
Junior Golf Camps
Junior Golf Camp sign up at the Park City Golf Course is open and will be open until camps fill. Please come in to the Golf Shop to register. The cost is $165 per player. Clubs are provided for those who need them. On the last day of camp, the juniors play on the golf course and then have a barbecue, all included in the cost of the camp. These clinic-style camps are for ages 7-12 and will cover all areas of the game of golf. This includes safety, grip, stance, putting, chipping, full swing, course etiquette and rules. These four-day camps are held from 9 a.m. until noon each day. The sessions run June 6-9, 13-16 and 20-23.
Summer Camp Registration
Basin Recreation Summer Camp registration is now open. Join Basin Rec for a day, a week or the whole summer for new and classic adventures. Be sure to check out the most popular camps like Sailing Adventure, Mountain Biking and All Out Adventure Camps. Space is limited, so be sure to register ASAP. To sign up, visit BasinRecreation.org or call 435-655-0999.
Playin’ the Basin Way
Basin Recreation is holding open field time for those in adaptive (physical, mental or other limitations) populations and their siblings. Sessions will be held June 11, July 9, Aug. 13, Sept. 3, Oct. 8, Nov. 12 and Dec. 3. For more information, email Helaine O’Keefe at email@example.com, visit BasinRecreation.org or call 435-655-0999.
Learn to Swing with Basin Recreation
Basin Recreation is hosting a four-week Learn to Swing Dance class. Instructors from BallroomUtah Dance Studios will teach on Fridays from 5-6 p.m. at The Fieldhouse (Studio A) and the studio will remain open for an hour afterward with music for anyone wishing to stay and practice. The cost is $10 per class and can be paid in advance online or at The Fieldhouse upon arrival. There is no need to pre-register — simply show up at 5 p.m. on Fridays and join the class. This class is open for people of all ages. No experience or partners necessary! Contact firstname.lastname@example.org or call 435-655-0999 for more information.
Adult Lunch Bunch
Adult Lunch Bunch is held on Wednesdays at 12 p.m. at the Park City Ice Arena. This class is for the adult skater who wants to enjoy some social time on the ice with other adults, learn some new skills and get a great workout. Beginners and more advanced skaters are welcome to attend. Register today at ParkCityIce.org or call 435-615-5707.
New Evening Childcare Hours at PC MARC
The PC MARC is now offering evening childcare hours so you can conveniently get your after-work fitness in. Fun and attentive childcare staff will keep children ages 1-6 entertained Mondays through Thursdays from 4 to 8 p.m. for just $4 per hour. Daytime hours remain Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. For more info visit ParkCityRecreation.org or call 435-615-5400.
Cardio Tennis Offerings at the PC MARC
Add an exciting new element to your workout by combining the cardio of tennis with the strength benefits of TRX. The PC MARC is offering both Cardio Tennis and Cardio TRX Tennis designed to improve fitness on and off the court. The high-energy, full-body workout is perfect, whether or not you are a tennis player! Classes are held Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Fridays and Saturdays. The class fee is $17 for those who pre-register and $20 per class for drop-ins. For more info, visit ParkCityRecreation.org or call 435-615-5400.
Park City Speed Skating Club
Come join the Park City Speed Skating Club for the new season. PCSSC is a skill-building, fitness-oriented club with an emphasis on fun. Basic skating skills are necessary and all ages are welcome. Practices will take place on Monday evenings from 6:15-8 p.m. and are coached by four-time Olympian Catherine Raney-Norman. The first visit is free so come take a lap with PCSSC. For more information, please visit ParkCitySpeedSkatingClub.blogspot.com .
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 4:30-5:15 p.m. for a great workout and music at a decibel level young people can appreciate. Ages 13 and over are welcome. For more info, visit ParkCityRecreation.org or call 435-615-5400.
Pickleball at the PC MARC
PC Tennis invites those interested in racket sports to discover pickleball, the fastest-growing sport in the U.S. Head to the PC MARC for a variety of pickleball programming, including drop-in/social play, tournaments, clinics and drills. For more info and schedules, look for the Park City Pickleball Group on Meetup.com.
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