Sports Briefs, May 2-5, 2015 |

Sports Briefs, May 2-5, 2015

Cinco de Mayo Zumba Master Class at The Fieldhouse

Join Basin Recreation’s energetic Zumba Instructors for a 75-minute dance fitness party on Saturday, May 2, from 10:30-11:45 a.m. at The Fieldhouse! Lose everything except your smile. All abilities are welcome. Men can dance for free and there will be fun prizes and giveaways! This event is $10 and pre-registration is required. You may sign up at The Fieldhouse front desk or online at For more information, please call Necia Emery at 435-655-0999 ext. 17 or email .

Rail Trail Closure

The Rail Trail is now closed under the bridge around mile post 153 between Promontory and Wanship. Due to construction in the Silver Creek area, it will remain closed throughout the summer and into the fall. Recreational users can still use most of the trail from Promontory or Wanship toward the bridge, but won’t be able to cross all the way through. The Utah Department of Transportation anticipates completing construction by mid-October, but that depends on weather conditions.

Community Soccer Meeting

Park City Soccer Club will be holding an informational meeting at 6 p.m. on Thursday, May 7, in the Community Room at the Trailside Offices to answer any questions the Park City community may have concerning competitive level youth soccer. Park City Soccer Club offers competitive soccer programs for boys and girls ages 6-18. Team tryouts for the 2015-16 seasons are May 18-30. If you have any questions — and cannot attend the informational meeting — please contact PCSC Coaching Director Bob Martin at 435-655-5766 or

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Pre-Comp Swim Team and Spring Swim Lessons

Park City Recreation offers two great opportunities for kids to get a jump start on the summer swim season at the PC MARC. Spring Swim Lessons for ages six months to 12 years are offered May 5-28 on Tuesday and Thursday afternoons. Pre-Comp Swim Team allows kids ages 6 to 14 to hone their strokes from May 4-28, Monday through Thursdays from 4 to 5 p.m. For registration and more info, visit or call 435-615-5400.

Bike With Basin Adult Bike Series

Tune up your bike this spring for a variety of clinics offered through Basin Recreation. Whether on the road or through the mountains, Basin Recreation has a clinic for you. These beginner to intermediate clinics start the end of April and go through May. Visit or call the Fieldhouse at 435-655-0999 for more details on all biking activities.

PCHS Youth Boys Basketball Camp

Featuring Coach Fine, his staff and players, the PCHS Youth Boys Basketball Camp will be held at the Park City High School gymnasiums June 8-10 from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. The cost is $70 for pre-registration through June 1 and $80 for on-site registration. The camp is for players in grades 4-8. Pre-register by emailing Coach Fine at by June 1, or register on-site beginning at 8:30 a.m. June 8 at PCHS.

Summer Fitness Master Class

Join Basin Recreation for a fitness morning filled with cardio drills, strength activities, and tons of fun! The Summer Fitness Master Class is Saturday, June 27, from 8 to 9:30 a.m. at Matt Knoop Park. This event is $10 and pre-registration is required. You may sign up at The Fieldhouse front desk or online at . For more information, please call Necia Emery at 435-655-0999 ext. 17 or email

‘Got Barre?’ Special Class

Basin Recreation is will present the ‘Got Barre?’ Special Class on Saturday, July 11, from 10:45 a.m. to 12 p.m. at The Fieldhouse. This special event will be taught by the creator of ‘Got Barre?’ Laura Collier. This event is $10 and pre-registration is required. You may sign up at The Fieldhouse front desk or on line at . For more information, please call Necia Emery at 435-655-0999 ext. 17 or email

Volleyball Camps

Apex Volleyball will host an outdoor volleyball camp starting in June. There will be groups for beginner, intermediate and advanced players. Contact Apex Volleyball for more details at or 937-286-0935.

Teen Ultimate Frisbee Camp

Looking for a cool teen scene this summer? Basin Recreation has partnered with The Salt Lake Lions Professional Disc Team to offer a weeklong Teen Ultimate Frisbee Camp (TUF Camp). Learn the art of throwing a Frisbee and some Ultimate Frisbee 101 while playing games and hanging out with your friends. Campers will mix it up with some disc golf throughout the week. For more information, visit or contact Patrick Saucier at .

First Aid/CPR Course

Make sure you are prepared when an emergency happens by learning First Aid, CPR and AED Skills with Park City Recreation’s one-day course. National Safety Council Instructors will lead the program for those 15 and older from 5:30 to 10 p.m. on Monday, May 18, at the PC MARC. The fee is $50. Register by May 18 by visiting or calling 435-615-5400.

Parent/Kid and All Girl Skate Clinics

PC Recreation offers instructional skate clinics for kids and their parents and all girls at the Park City Skate Park on Sundays, May 3-31. The Parent/Kid sessions are held from 8:30 to 10 a.m., and the All Girls clinic follows from 10 to 11:30 a.m. For more info and to register, visit or call 435-615-5400.

Dog Obedience Classes at the PC MARC

Certified local dog trainer Heather Hampsten will teach Puppy, Basic and Intermediate classes on Tuesday evenings, May 12 to June 16 at the PC MARC. Classes are for dogs ages 10 weeks and older, including newly adopted pets. The fee is $75. For info and to register, visit or call 435-615-5400.

Summer Softball Leagues

It’s time to play ball! Park City Recreation’s coed and men’s Summer Softball Leagues play from May 11 to Aug. 31 on weekday evenings at City Park and the Park City Sports Complex. The deadline to register a team is April 26. For info, fees and registration, visit or call 435-615-5400.

Fun Over Fifty Painting Parties

Join Basin Recreation at The Paint Mixer for "a night filled with fun and unique entertainment." As part of the new Fun Over Fifty recreation category, Basin Recreation has scheduled some painting parties at The Paint Mixer. Unleash your inner artist and join a fun group for a two-hour step-by-step instruction led by a local artist. The events will take place May 14 from 6:30-8:30 p.m. and June 18 from 2-4 p.m. These are sure to be fun events for everyone and you will take home your very own masterpiece. Visit to register or email for more information.

Give it a ‘TRI’ Fitness Program

Can you swim two lengths in the pool? Can you complete an indoor cycling class? Can you walk or jog around the block? You can be ready for your first triathlon with Basin Recreation’s Give it a "TRI" — a Triathlon Fitness Program for beginners! This six-week program will introduce you to the elements of a triathlon and have you ready for a race. The program runs April 14 through May 21 every Tuesday and Thursday from 9:15 a.m. to 10:15 a.m. at the Ecker Hill Aquatic Center or The Fieldhouse. The cost is $125 for 12 sessions. Pre-registration is required. To register, visit , call 435-655-0999 or stop by The Fieldhouse. For more information, contact Kelly Isleib at or by calling 435-655-0999 ext. 17.

Running Fitness Program

Get into summer shape and enjoy the view from beautiful trails with Basin Recreation’s Running Fitness Program. All running levels are welcome. The program will run May 5 through June 4 on Tuesday and Thursday from 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. The cost is $50 for 10 sessions, with the added bonus of $25 off the Park City Trail Series. Pre-registration is required. To register, visit, call 435-655-0999 or stop by The Fieldhouse. For more information, contact Kelly Isleib at or by calling 435-655-0999 ext. 17.

Youth Karate

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 April 20 to May 29, 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, and to register, visit or call 435-615-5400.

PC Recreation’s Spring Soccer Programs

Springtime is soccer time at PC Recreation. Programs begin in April and include Start Smart Soccer for kids ages 3 to 5 and their parents, Match Mix-Up for ages 11 to 15 and the 7v7 Soccer League for coed adult players of all abilities. For registration deadlines, dates and details, visit or call 435-615-5400.

Master Swim

The PC MARC’s lap pool is open for the season and Master Swim is offered Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays from 12:15 to 1:30 p.m. Come by for a lunch-hour swim! For more info, visit or call 615-5400.

Basin Recreation Ultimate Frisbee League

Ultimate Frisbee is Basin Recreation’s newest way to play! Ultimate is a fast-paced frisbee game similar to soccer and football, but uses a rule set all its own. This co-ed league will feature 10 regular season matches and a double-elimination tournament. Individual registration means you do not have to have a whole team to sign-up, but you can register with a friend ("baggage") if you prefer. Teams drafted based on playing experience. Team registration is available upon request. The deadline to register is May 24. Visit to sign up today! Email for more information.

Bike With Basin Youth Summer Mountain Bike Camps

Mountain Bike campers will learn biking skills and discover new trails. Camps offered include Mini, Beginner, Intermediate and Advanced Mountain Biking. Camps are $75 -$100 per week depending on level. To register, visit or call 435-655-0999.

Basin Recreation Summer Camps

Basin Recreation is getting ready for summer so it’s time to sign up for Summer Camps!

Sign up for a day, a week, or the whole summer for new and classic Basin Recreation adventures. Be sure to check out our most popular camps like our Sailing Adventure, H2O Adventure and All Out Adventure camps. Space is limited, so be sure to register ASAP. To sign up, visit or call 435-655-0999.

Park City Youth Soccer Academy

The 6- to 10-year-old Academy runs through 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 or contact Matthew Terwillegar at 435-602-9401 or

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 or call 435-615-5400.

Park City Soccer Club Spring Academy

The Park City Soccer Club’s annual Spring Academy began Feb. 5 and ends on 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 or call Matthew Terwillegar at 435-602-9401.

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 or call 435-615-5400.

PC MARC Party Room Sale

The PC MARC is having a sale on its party room rentals March 1 through May 31. Buy any party package and get a free second hour in the party room or half the gym for an hour free. Book your child’s birthday party, family reunion or work party now! For bookings, call 435-615-5402.

Indoor Paddleboard Yoga

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 for more information.