Sports Briefs: Nov. 14
Thanksgiving day fitness class
Basin Recreation has several options to choose from on Thanksgiving day – Thursday, Nov. 22, including yoga from 8-9 a.m., Spin from 8–9 a.m., Turkey Burn from 9-10 a.m., or Dance from 9–10 a.m. Registration costs $5 with a canned good donation or $10 without. No fitness punch-passes or monthly memberships accepted. More information at basinrecreation.org.
Hike with Basin: Turkey Blaster
Basin Recreation is hosting its last guided hike of the year on Friday, Nov. 23, on the Glenwild trail system. The hike will be approximately five miles and is considered moderate in difficulty. Dogs are welcome with a leash or e-collar. The hike will start at 10 a.m. at Glenwild (meet at the Spring Creek trailhead). The hike is free, but registration is required at basinrecreation.org.
Intro to Yoga
The PC MARC is offering Intro to Yoga Workshops on Mondays from 7 to 8:15 p.m. beginning Nov. 26. The workshops are designed to give a foundational understanding of the basics for personal yoga practice. For more information or to sign up, visit parkcityrecreation.org or call 435-615-5400.
7 vs. 7 coed soccer league
Basin Recreation’s 7 vs. 7 coed adult soccer league (17 and older) will feature 50-minute games with playoff times to be determined based on participation. Each team must have at least two members of each gender on the field at a time. The league will run on Thursdays and Fridays, from Dec. 6 to March 8, 2019, starting at 8 p.m. on The Fieldhouse turf field. The sign-up fee is $550 per team or individuals can register onto a free agent team for $50 per person. Learn more and sign up at basinrecreation.org.
3 vs. 3 basketball league
Basin Recreation’s winter 3 vs. 3 coed basketball league (16 and older) will feature 30-minute games and each team will play two games per night. Teams have a maximum of five players. The league will run on Tuesdays, from Dec. 4 to Jan. 22, 2019, starting at 7 p.m. on The Fieldhouse court. Teams cost $120 to register or individuals can register onto a free agent team for $35 per person. Learn more and register at basinrecreation.org.
5 vs. 5 Basketball League
Basin Recreation and Park City Recreation are joining forces to provide a 5 vs. 5 coed adult basketball league for players 18 and older. Games will be played at The Fieldhouse and PC MARC. Games will be 60 minutes long and each team will play one game per night. The league will run on Thursdays, from Dec. 6 to March 7, 2019, starting at 6 p.m. Teams cost $550 to register, plus a $100 refundable team forfeit fee, or individuals can register onto a free agent team for $50 per person. Learn more and register at basinrecreation.org.
Pre- and postpartum yoga
The PC MARC offers a pre- and postpartum yoga workshop designed for new and expecting moms. Classes run every Tuesday, from 6 to 7 p.m., through Nov. 20. The workshop costs $55 for the fall session or drop-ins are available for $15 per class. Visit parkcityrecreation.org or call 435-615-5400 for more information.
Soldier Hollow seeks volunteers
Soldier Hollow and USA Nordic are seeking volunteers to help run the 2019 BMW Biathlon World Cup, coming to Soldier Hollow Nordic Center in Midway from Feb. 14 to 17, 2019. The event is spread over four days of competitions and will include approximately 28 nations and 180 athletes. Volunteer positions include: race headquarters and competition office staff; course marshal; medical team; range crew; start/finish control officers; stadium staff; car drivers; welcoming/parking credential officials. Visit UtahOlympicLegacy.org for more information or contact event volunteer coordinator Jennifer McCulloch at firstname.lastname@example.org or 435-658-9120.
The Basin Recreation Fieldhouse has a golf simulator available on Tuesdays and Thursdays, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. The cost is $10 per person per hour with a three-person max (includes simulator, driving range, and chipping area) or $6 per person per hour (includes driving range and chipping area only – no simulator). Reservations can be made by calling the Basin Recreation Fieldhouse Front Desk at (435) 655-0999.
The lift, called Over and Out, will pick up guests near the base of the Tombstone Express lift and drop them off near the top of Sunrise lift, allowing skiers to more easily descend into Canyons Village.