Sports Briefs, Sept. 2, 2015 |

Sports Briefs, Sept. 2, 2015



Keith Lund recorded a hole-in-one at Jeremy Ranch. Playing Hole No. 4, Lund used an 8-iron for the 173-yard shot. The ace was witnessed by Paul Panagos, Ed Cody and Mike Hutchison.


Steve Tew recorded a hole-in-one at Jeremy Ranch. Playing Hole No. 4, Tew used a 9-iron for the 173-yard shot. The ace was witnessed by Brad Oakeson and John Flint.


Mike Hutchison recorded a hole-in-one at Jeremy Ranch. Playing Hole No. 11, Hutchison used a 7-iron for the 188-yard shot. The ace was witnessed by Mark Dewald, Mike Mercer and Brian Schiller.

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Nick Anderson recorded a hole-in-one at Soldier Hollow. Playing Hole No. 3 on the Silver Course, Anderson used a 7-iron for the 167-yard shot. The ace was witnessed by Gus Stevens, Braxton Johnson and Rodney Henderson.


Alec Ford recorded a hole-in-one at Park City Golf Course. Playing Hole No. 13, Ford used an 8-iron for the 172-yard shot. The ace was witnessed by Andy Cunningham and Court Klekas.

Swing for Sports

Basin Recreation will be hosting the third annual "Swing for Sports" golf tournament to help raise funds for its scholarship program on Sept. 2 at 9 a.m. (shotgun start) at the new Canyons Golf Course. All proceeds from this event will help underprivileged youth in the community stay active in programs throughout the year at a low and affordable cost. For more information visit .

High School Boys’ Lacrosse Fall Ball

Registration for lacrosse fall training for high school boys is now open. There will be a mandatory meeting for all athletes interested in playing for the 2015-16 season, fall and spring, on Wednesday, Sept. 2, at 6 p.m. in the lecture hall at PCHS. The program’s new head coach, Nick Gradinger, will go over plans for the entire season, including conditioning. All players interested in participating in the spring should attend, not just fall players. More information can be found at .

Miner’s Day Bowl Jam

The annual Miner’s Day Bowl Jam on Sept. 7 at Park City Skate Park welcomes skaters to participate in the Open Amateur division for a chance to win great prizes or compete in the Pro division for a purse prize. The competition is held from 3 to 6 p.m. Space is limited, so pre-register at the PC MARC for $20 ($25 day-of). For more info, visit 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

Learn to Curl

The 2015-16 curling season is rapidly approaching and the ice is ready to go. On Sept. 14, the Park City Curling Club is kicking off the season with a Learn to Curl class open to the public. The first day of league play is Sept. 21. The Park City Curling Club is now accepting teams and individual players for the Fall 2015 League. For information and registration, go to or email

Fall Tennis Clinics at the PC MARC

Kids are invited to improve their strokes and skills on the PC MARC’s courts this fall with three clinics — Red Ball, Green Ball and Orange Ball — geared toward different age groups. The sessions are held Aug. 24 to Oct. 14, Monday through Thursday evenings. For complete schedules, clinic descriptions and fees, call 435-615-5400 or visit

Park City Soccer Club 2015 Fall Academy

The Park City Soccer Club session one fall academy registration is open to players 7-10 years old. The academy is designed to complement the fall recreation soccer program, providing a curriculum that is based on fun, dynamic and age-appropriate training sessions to enhance players’ skills. The academy is open to all skill levels. For more information please go to the Park City Soccer Club website ( or call Matthew Terwillegar at 435-602-9401.

Parent/Kid and All-Girl Skate Clinics

PC Recreation offers instructional skate clinics for kids and their parents as well as an

all-girls class at the Park City Skate Park on Sundays, Aug. 23 to Sept. 30. The Parent/Kid sessions are held from 8:30-10 a.m., and the all-girls clinic follows from 10-11:30 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 obedience classes on Tuesday evenings, Aug. 25 to Oct. 6, 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.

Start Smart Soccer

PC Recreation’s Start Smart Soccer program helps parents teach their kids a variety of soccer skills, including dribbling, kicking and passing. Parents attend each week to work one-on-one with their children ages 3 to 5. The sessions meet on Saturdays and Wednesdays from Sept. 9 to 23. For schedule, fees and registration, visit or call 435-615-5400. The registration deadline is Sept. 4.

Adult Ballet

The PC MARC’s Adult Ballet classes, taught by Joanne Rupinskas, focus on traditional ballet technique while emphasizing correct posture and body alignment. A beginner session is offered Sept. 1 to Oct. 15, and an intermediate session follows from Oct. 27 to Dec. 7. Classes are held on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 1 to 2:30 p.m. The fee is $145. Register by Aug. 31. For more info, visit or call 435-615-5400.

Youth Lacrosse Registration

The Park City Youth Lacrosse Organization’s boys’ and girls’ lacrosse registration is now open. For more information, visit .

Park City M.O.B. (Moms on Bikes)

Weekly mountain bike rides led by moms for moms build skill and confidence on Park City’s vast network of trails. Rides are held on Wednesdays until Sept. 9, from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. Email to be added the weekly updated email list. Locations change each week.

Youth Dirt Jump Camp

PC Recreation’s dirt jump instructors will help children excel in the sport of progressive mountain biking with clinics for all levels of riders held at the Park City Dirt Jump Park. Ages 8 to 18 are welcome to enroll in the sessions. Camps are held Monday through Thursday from 11 a.m. to noon, and the fee is $80 per session. For more info and to register, visit or call 435-615-5400.

Park City Speed Skating Club

Come join the Park City Speed Skating Club as we begin our 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 time is free so come take a lap with PCSSC! For more information, please visit

Barre Class at Basin Recreation

Basin Recreation is proud to present the ‘Got Barre?’ routine change on Saturday, Oct. 3, from 10:45 a.m. to 12 p.m. at The Fieldhouse. The 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 .

Zumba Glow Party

For all the Zumba fanatics, this is one of the best events out there. Zumba fitness under blacklight will be offered by Basin Recreation’s fitness instructors at The Fieldhouse on Friday, Sept. 25, at 8 p.m. The cost is $10 per person. Wear white or neon so that you glow.


PC MARC instructors offer a great cardio and resistance-based workout in the lap pool. All levels ages 16 and over are welcome. Classes are held Monday through Friday from 8 to 9 a.m. For more info, visit or call 435-615-5400.

Coached Swim Workouts

All levels of swimmers 16 and over can improve strokes and get in shape with PC Aquatics’ Coached Swim Workouts at the PC MARC lap pool Mondays through Fridays. For times and more info, visit or call 435-615-5400.

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.

Adventure Camp

PC Recreation’s Adventure Camp allows kids ages 9 to 14 to take full advantage of our area’s outdoor recreation offerings, including rock climbing, sailing, river rafting, mountain biking and more. Five sessions are offered throughout the summer and are held Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. For more info and to register, visit or call 435-615-5400.

The Hiking Club

Learn new trails and meet like-minded enthusiasts with Basin Recreation’s "The Hiking Club," a Fun Over Fifty affiliate. With three tiers, The Hiking Club is sure to offer something for everyone. The free "Level 1: Walk n’ Roll Hikes" begin at The Fieldhouse and conclude at the Newpark Free Concert Series every Thursday from 4-6 p.m. These hikes are great for the new hiker or anyone simply looking for fun social exercise. If you get bored, try "Movin’ On Up: Level 2" ($5 every other Friday). These hikes are varied difficulties and range from 3-7 miles in distance. Still bored? Check out "Level 3: Up, Up and Away Hikes" ($10 every other Friday). These are the biggest and boldest peaks in the Wasatch, which means there is some travel time and great photo ops. This gradual approach to hiking and exercise allows you to decide when to take the next step.

Register at to join Basin Recreation and The Hiking Club on any of the scheduled hikes. Contact Patrick Saucier at 435-649-1564 x45 or for more information.

PC Recreation’s Women’s Mountain Bike Clinic

Join a small group of ladies this summer to learn and improve basic riding techniques with PC Recreation’s Women’s Mountain Bike Clinic. Tips and tricks will help build confidence and ability while becoming familiar with Park City’s extensive network of trails and making new friends. For dates, times and to register, visit or call 435-615-5400.

Summer Tennis Programs at the PC MARC

Kids are invited to improve their strokes and skills on the courts with the PC MARC’s youth and junior tennis programs this summer for kids of all abilities. Mini Camp is for ages 3 to 7, Tennis Camp is available for 7- to 13-year-olds and Tennis Training is for 11 and older. For more info, dates, times and fees, visit or call 435-615-5400.

Summer Swim Lessons

The PC MARC offers swim lessons on weekday mornings, evenings and Saturdays for ages 6 months and older. Swimmers are grouped into different levels to maximize their improvement and enjoyment. For info and to register, 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.

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.

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.

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.

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.