Sports Briefs, Nov. 15-18, 2014 |

Sports Briefs, Nov. 15-18, 2014


Epic Pass Deadline

The Epic Pass and Epic Local Pass, featuring unlimited skiing and riding at Park City Mountain Resort and Canyons, will only be on sale until Nov. 23. Other passes, including the Epic 4-Day and Epic 7-Day passes, as well as a couple of PCMR-specific passes are also only available until Nov. 23. The current price for the local pass is $589 for adults and $299 for children. For more information, or to purchase a pass, visit

PCHS Girls’ Basketball Mattress Sale

The Park City High School girls’ basketball team will be holding its third-annual Brand New Mattress Sale Fundraiser on Nov. 22 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Park City High School. The event is a one-day-only sale in the PCHS Common Area where brand new, top-quality mattresses will be sold showroom style for 30-60 percent off retail price. All sizes are available, at various prices from $199-$1,999 (box set included in the price). A majority of the proceeds go to support the members of the PCHS girls’ basketball team. Contact Sam White ( for an additional $50-off coupon. Contact Sam White or Rick and Julie (801-503-5558 and 801-503-5122) with questions. Thanks for your support!

Intermountain Masters Open House

Intermountain Masters is holding an open house Thursday, Nov. 20, at 6 p.m. at a beautiful private residence in Park City. Any adults who may be interested in learning more about the Intermountain Masters ski and race club are welcome to attend. The group is open to everyone over the age of 18 and is considered the premier adult ski racing series in the country. The Masters is not limited just to ski racers, but also sports a fair number of skiers who just want to improve their skiing skills rapidly and economically. The added benefit includes meeting and networking with other like-minded and passionate skiers. Intermountain Masters meet every weekday at Park City Mountain Resort and races are held on the weekends at ski areas in Utah, Idaho, Wyoming and Montana. Most race days consist of two runs and are usually completed in early afternoon, leaving plenty of time for free skiing and an awesome awards party. Bring your beverage of choice and the rest is provided. Contact Bill Skinner at USSA 435-649-9090 for more info and directions or email

Drop-In Volleyball

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 or call 435-615-5400.

Thanksgiving Master Classes

Join Basin Recreation on Thanksgiving Day for three pre-dinner workouts at The Fieldhouse even before your first bite of pie! Turkey Spin will be from 8 to 9 a.m., the Turkey Burn will be from 9 to 10 a.m., and the Zumba Turkey Dance will be from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. The cost is the $10 drop-in fee only. No monthly or fitness punch passes. For more information, visit or call 435-655-0999.

Jr. Jazz Basketball

Get ready to shoot some hoops! Basin Recreation’s Jr. Jazz basketball will run from Jan. 5 through March 6. Third through eighth graders will play twice a week at Ecker Hill, Treasure Mountain or Trailside Elementary. Player evaluations will be held in early December. Cost is $70 and be sure to sign up before Dec. 1 to avoid a $10 late fee. To register, visit or call 435-655-0999.

Healthy Holidays Fitness Challenge

It’s beginning to look a lot like fitness! Join Basin Recreation for the Healthy Holidays fitness challenge at the Fieldhouse Dec. 1-24. Take 10 of the 16 chosen fitness classes within the time period to be entered to win a free annual pass with a fitness class add-on! Pick up a punch card from the Fieldhouse front desk. To register and for more information, visit or call 435-655-0999.

PCHS Boys’ Lacrosse Meeting

The Park City High School boys’ lacrosse program will host a preseason organizational meeting on Tuesday, Dec. 4, at 6 p.m. in the lecture hall at PCHS. This meeting is mandatory for all players and parents, as important information regarding team orders, pre-season conditioning and policies will be discussed. Winter athletes, including skiers and hockey players, are strongly encouraged to attend. PCLO will field three boys’ teams in the spring: varsity (defending state champions), JV and freshman/sophomore. For more information please go

Youth Crew’s November Nonsense

Basin Recreation’s Youth Crew is heading down to Momentum Climbing Gym for some November Nonsense! On Saturday, Nov. 15, from 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., participants ages 10 to 13 will ride the Fun Bus to the gym for two hours of top rope climbing and bouldering. Kids must be at least 12 years old to receive belay instruction. Drop-off and pickup are at the Trailside Park Room (5715 Trailside Drive). The cost is $30 per person, which includes activities and transportation. Space is limited, so be sure to sign up ASAP. To register, visit or call 435-655-0999.

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. beginning Nov. 9 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.

Youth Basketball Clinics

On Nov. 15, the Park City High School boys’ basketball team will be hosting a youth basketball skills clinic featuring Coach Fine and his players. The session will go from 9:30 to 11:45 a.m. The cost is $15. The clinic is open to players in grades 3-8. Registration begins at 9 a.m. at the high school gymnasium on Saturday.

November Pass Sale at Basin Rec

Are you anticipating loads of holiday treats in the coming months? Basin Recreation wants to help you stay in shape with a 15-percent discount on all 6-month, 1-year, 10-punch and 20-punch facility passes to our fully equipped gym and indoor track. Fitness class add-ons are also available. To start a new membership or renew an existing membership, stop by The Fieldhouse or call 435-655-0999.

Basin Recreation Ski Conditioning Class

Want to get in shape for the ski season? Check out Basin Recreation’s Ski Conditioning fitness class at The Fieldhouse on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 6:30 a.m. to 7:30 a.m. from Nov. 4 through Dec. 4. The class will focus on speed, agility, balance and strength. The cost is $70 for 10 sessions. To register, visit or call 435-655-0999.

212 Lacrosse Indoor Series

The 212 Lacrosse Indoor Series at the Basin Recreation Fieldhouse is in session from Oct. 19 to Dec. 19. The program is available for boys in fourth grade through high school. To view times and dates for specific age groups, or to register for a session, visit . Sessions are limited to 22 players each.

Hockey Academy

Come to the Park City Ice Arena on Thursdays, Nov. 6-Dec. 18, from 4:30 p.m. until 5:15 p.m., for introductory classes to those aspiring to learn to play hockey or simply learn how to skate in hockey skates. Learn to Play Hockey is for skaters 5-12 years old and Basic Hockey Skating is for new hockey skaters four years and older. Equipment is required for Learn to Play Hockey and highly recommended for Basic Hockey Skating. Equipment may be available to rent for a $15 fee. Please rent equipment at the time of registration and schedule an equipment fitting at least one week prior to the start of class. Call the Ice Arena at 435-615-5707 or visit for more info.

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 a.m. on Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday and at 11 a.m. on Saturdays. The cost is $20, which includes all necessary equipment. Visit for more information.

Small & Tall with Story Time

This class at the Park City Ice Arena is for preschool-aged children, accompanied by an adult, to gain confidence on the ice and focus on the fundamentals of balancing and having fun on the ice. This program begins with a 20-minute story time at the Ice Arena! The class runs on Fridays from Nov. 14 to Dec. 19 from 10:30-11:30 a.m. Call the Ice Arena at 435-615-5707 or visit for more info.

Lunch Bunch

Lunch Bunch is an adult skating class for those looking for confidence on the ice and to learn new skating skills. This is a fun social class that runs on Wednesdays from Nov. 5 until Dec. 17. The class time is 12:30-1 p.m. Call the Ice Arena at 435-615-5707 or visit for more info.

Basic Skating Camp

On Wednesday, Nov. 26, from 12:30-3:30 p.m., join the Park City Ice Arena for a Basic Skating Camp. This class is for beginner and recreational skaters ages four and up who want to improve their skating skills while having fun on the ice with their friends. Camp includes two 30-minute lessons with practice time and an off-ice craft. Call the Ice Arena at 435-615-5707 or visit for more info.

Mommy & Me Tennis

PC Tennis offers Mommy & Me clinics, inviting parents to come out with their children to learn the basics of hand-eye coordination, motor skills and other basics of tennis. The clinics are for kids ages 3 to 5 and are offered Tuesdays from 1:15 to 2 p.m. and Thursdays from 11:15 a.m. to noon from Oct. 14 to Dec. 18. The fee is $11 per day. For registration and more info, visit or call 435-615-5400.

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 Oct. 27 to Dec. 8 on Mondays and Wednesdays. Tiny Tigers, ages 4 to 6, meets from 2:45 to 3:30 p.m. or 3:45 to 4:30 p.m. The Ninjas class is for beginners ages 7 and up and meets from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. For info and to register visit or call 435-615-5400.

Fall Junior Tennis

PC Tennis offers Fall Junior Tennis through Dec. 20. Monday, Wednesday and Thursday sessions are available after school for ages 10-13 and grades 8-12 of all levels. One-hour clinics for kids 10 and under are offered Monday through Thursday at 4:30 p.m. and Saturdays at 10:30 a.m. For info, complete schedule and registration, visit or call 435-615-5400.

Skills & Drills Basketball Clinics

Does your third through eighth grader want to learn the fundamentals of basketball? Join Basin Recreation for a series of Skills and Drills Basketball Clinics on Fridays from Oct. 3 through Dec. 12 (excluding Nov. 28) at the Ecker Hill Middle School gym. Third through fifth grade will meet from 5-6 p.m. and sixth through eighth grade will meet from 6 p.m. to 7:15 p.m. Cost is $50 for the first four sessions, $50 for the last four sessions or $80 for all eight sessions. For more information and to register, visit or call 435-655-0999.

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 or call 435-615-5400.

New Fall Fitness Classes

Basin Recreation is ready for a fall full of fitness. All new Interval Training and an afternoon Power Hour class are up and running. Check out classes with additional evening start times such as Booty Burn, Pilates, Got Barre and Zumba. And be sure to stay in cycling shape with one of the more than 10 group cycle classes each week. For more information, visit or call 435-655-0999.

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