Sports Briefs, Sept. 9, 2015
September 8, 2015
PCHS Girls’ Lacrosse Fall Ball
Fall Ball for the Park City High School girls’ lacrosse team begins on Sept. 14. Fall Ball is an excellent opportunity to polish your skills and work with your coaches and teammates. It is a lot of fun and it will help you stay sharp, improve your lacrosse IQ and stay fit. It is highly encouraged for anyone interested in playing on the Park City High School girls’ lacrosse teams. There will be six sessions: Mondays, Sept. 14, 21 and 28, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., and Sundays, Oct. 4, 11 and 25, from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. The sessions will take place at Dozier Field. The price for these six sessions is $75. Register online by going to http://www.parkcitylacrosse.org and clicking on the Girls High School web page.
Free Lunchtime Learning at the PC MARC
Recycle Utah staff will present an overview of recycling an how it relates to climate change, the economy and other aspects of our lives at this month’s Free Lunchtime Learning. Join them at the PC MARC on Wednesday, Sept. 9, from noon to 1 p.m. For more info, visit parkcityrecreation.org or call 435-615-5400.
PCHS Hockey Team Meeting
The Park City High School hockey team will be holding a mandatory team meeting on Monday, Sept. 14 at 6 p.m. at the High School lecture hall. The meeting, to which new players are welcome, will discuss varsity tryouts, which will be held Sept. 15-17 from 3-4 p.m. at the Park City Ice Arena. Contact Dave Guyer at 435-640-4294 with any questions.
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Dirt Jump Jam
Join Park City Recreation for the ninth annual Dirt Jump Jam, the bike party of the year, held on Saturday, Sept. 12, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Park City Dirt Jump Park. All levels of riders are welcome to participate in this free event that will feature amazing athletes, music, autographs and giveaways from awesome sponsors. For more info, visit parkcityrecreation.org or call 435-615-5400.
PC Recreation’s youth karate program teaches children ages 4 and up life lessons that build self-esteem, confidence, respect and fitness. The next session will be held at the PC MARC Sept. 14 to Oct. 21. Days and times vary by levels. For more info and to register visit parkcityrecreation.org or call 435-615-5400.
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, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m., and Saturdays, 9:30 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, cardio balls and music. The class fee is $26. For more info, visit parkcityrecreation.org 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 Meetup.com.
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 http://www.parkcitycurlingclub.com or email email@example.com .
The PC MARC is offering a customized Dryland Training program for individuals seeking personal training in a high-energy, group setting. The class will be held Sept. 14 to Oct. 28 on Mondays and Wednesdays from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. Led by two-time Olympian and fitness coach Jillian Vogtli, the program is designed to increase muscular endurance just in time for ski season. The class fee is $145. For info and to register, visit parkcityrecreation.org or call 435-615-5400.
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 until Oct. 14, Monday through Thursday evenings. For complete schedules, clinic descriptions and fees, call 435-615-5400 or visit parkcityrecreation.org.
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 (http://www.parkcitysoccer.org) 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 parkcityrecreation.org 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 parkcityrecreation.org or call 435-615-5400.
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 parkcityrecreation.org 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 http://www.parkcitylacrosse.org .
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 parkcityrecreation.org 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 parkcityspeedskatingclub.blogspot.com.
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 basinrecreation.org.
For more information please call Necia Emery at 435-655-0999, ext. 17, or email firstname.lastname@example.org .
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 parkcityrecreation.org 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.
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 parkcityrecreation.org or call 615-5400.
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 parkcityrecreation.org 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 parkcityrecreation.org 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 http://www.parkcitysup.com for more information.