Sports Briefs, Oct. 18-21, 2014 |

Sports Briefs, Oct. 18-21, 2014

Jupiter Bowl Perfect Game

On Monday, Oct. 13, Ron Minard bowled a perfect game during a league match at Jupiter Bowl. As a crowd gathered to watch Minard’s 10th frame, he finished off the game with three straight strikes for a perfect score of 300. It was the first perfect game in the history of Jupiter Bowl’s bowling league.

NAC Winter Gear Sale

On Saturday, Oct. 18, the National Ability Center will host its annual winter gear sale. The event will run from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m. Admission is free. There will be used skis, snowboards, poles, boots and more available for sale. Most of the items will be sold for under $100, with proceeds benefiting the National Ability Center. For more information, visit .

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.

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.

Apex Volleyball Club Season

The Apex Volleyball Club is gearing up for the 2014-15 club volleyball season. The season runs from November to April and the team practices twice a week. Apex won the Utah State AAU Championship last season and is looking for players to help it defend its title. For more information, or to coordinate tryouts, contact coach Robert Boggs by Oct. 29 at 937-286-0935 or at .

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.

PC Rec Basketball League

Get ready to shoot some hoops and have some fun on the court with PC Recreation’s Basketball League. The league starts on Nov. 6 with games played on Thursdays from 6 to 10 p.m. in the PC MARC gymnasium. The fee per team is $660. For more info and registration, visit or call 435-615-5400.

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 16 and older from 5:30 to 10 p.m. on Monday, Oct. 20 at the PC MARC. The fee is $50. Register by Oct. 19 by visiting or calling 435-615-5400.

Celebrate the Spirits

Celebrate the Spirits with Basin Recreation on Saturday, Oct. 25, at 12 p.m. at The Fieldhouse. Join us in costume for a 5K and 1-mile trick-or-treat run with candy stations sponsored by local businesses along the way. Cost is $20 per person or $40 per family. All proceeds benefit the Park City Education Foundation. To register, visit or call 435-655-0999.

Youth Crew’s October Scare

Get ready for a spooky night with Basin Recreation’s Youth Crew for the October Scare! On Saturday, Oct. 25, from 2 p.m. to 10 p.m., the crew will be heading down to Lagoon’s Frightmares for rides, games and food. Kids ages 10 to 13 are welcome. Drop-off and pick-up are at the Trailside Park Room (5715 Trailside Drive). Cost is $55 per person, which includes activities, transportation and food. Space is limited, so be sure to sign up ASAP. To register, visit or call 435-655-0999.

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 Volleyball

Join Basin Recreation’s fall volleyball program from Oct. 14 through Nov. 13 at the Ecker Hill Middle School gym. Practices will be held on Tuesdays and Thursdays. Third through fifth graders will meet from 4-5 p.m. and the cost is $60 per player. Sixth through eighth graders will meet from 5-6:30 p.m. and the cost is $100 per player. To register, visit or call 435-655-0999.

Adult Coed Soccer

Basin Recreation’s adult coed soccer league will run from Oct. 23 through Dec. 19 on Thursdays and Fridays from 8-11 p.m. at The Fieldhouse. The cost is $450 per team and must be paid in full prior to being scheduled. Game play is 7v7. League includes playoffs and a championship game. To register, visit or call 435-655-0999.

Big Foot Soccer

Winter is quickly approaching, so let’s take soccer indoors! Basin Recreation’s Big Foot Soccer will run from Oct. 27 through Dec. 13 at The Fieldhouse. Third and fourth graders will practice on Mondays and Saturdays, fifth and sixth graders will practice on Tuesdays and Saturdays, and seventh and eighth graders will practice on Mondays and Saturdays. Cost is $75 per player. To register, visit or call 435-655-0999.

Fall Break Camp

The kids are ready for fall break and so is Basin Recreation! Join us for Fall Break Camp on Oct. 16 and 17 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at The Fieldhouse. Early drop-off is at 8 a.m. and late pickup is at 5 p.m. Campers will enjoy swimming, sports, games and arts & crafts. Be sure to pack lunch, snacks, a swimsuit and a towel. Cost is $40 per day or $75 for both days. To sign up, visit or call 435-655-0999.

Fall Break Sports Clinics

Looking for your kids to play some sports over fall break? Basin Recreation is hosting a series of Fall Break Sports Clinics on Oct. 16 and 17 at The Fieldhouse. Try out lacrosse from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m., soccer from 3:30 to 5:30 p.m., baseball and softball from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., or try all three! Cost is $30 per day or $50 for both days for each clinic. To sign up, visit or call 435-655-0999.

Upcoming PC Sport & Wellness Coalition Presentations

On Nov. 13, Alexander Cohen, the senior sports psychologist for the USOC, will talk about the fundamentals of sport psychology. On Nov. 20, Finn Gundersen will give a talk on coach education. Also, on Dec. 3, the PC Sport & Wellness Coalition will sponsor a Harvard Speaker Series event featuring Cornelia Holden of Mindful Warrior, a team-based leadership training program for competitive athletes.

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 Oct. 17, Oct. 31 and 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.

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 9:30 a.m. on Tuesdays and Thursdays and at 11 a.m. on Saturdays and Sundays. The cost is $20, which includes all necessary equipment. Visit for more information.

Cardio Kickboxing

Need to spice up your workout routine? Check out Cardio Kickboxing at The Fieldhouse every Tuesday and Thursday morning from 6 a.m. to 7 a.m. from Sept. 30 through Oct. 30. Cost for all 10 sessions is $70. To register and for more information, visit or call 435-655-0999.

Little Dribblers

Get ready to shoot some hoops! Basin Recreation’s Little Dribblers will run from Oct. 13 through Dec. 6. Preschool and kindergarteners will play on either Tuesday or Thursday and Saturday at Trailside Elementary. First and second graders will play on Mondays and Wednesdays at Ecker Hill Middle School. Cost is $75 per player. To register, visit or call 435- 655-0999.

Soldier Hollow Trail Running Series

Soldier Hollow has a new trail-running series that started on Tuesday, Sept. 9. The series will run every Tuesday from Sept. 9 until Oct. 28. Starting at 5 p.m., there will be a free one- or two-kilometer kids’ race for runners under the age of 14. At 5:30 p.m., there will be a 5K and a 10K race for adults. The cost for the adult races is $10. Visit for more information.

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.

Free Pickleball Clinics The PC MARC has new pickleball courts. Drop-in play is held Tuesdays and Thursdays at 6 p.m. Saturday mixers are held at 9:30 a.m. Call 615-5400 to register for the Learn to Play clinics. Courts can be reserved online at

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