Sports

Overview

Sports

More than just a game or competition, sports is also about being physically active, having fun, comradery between teammates, and achieving your personal best. Enroll in one of our sports clinics, seasonal leagues, and/or register for competition. We have something fun for everyone.

Class

Hang Time with Thaddis Basketball – ONLINE INSTRUCTIONAL VIDEOS
August 12, 19, and 26 we will be posting demonstrations in basketball fundamentals like dribbling and footwork - check it out!

Basketball with hoop in the distance

For those 6 to 13 years of age, you can view these online instructional videos on August 12, 19, and 26 on YouTube at youtube.com/user/DesertRecDistrict, on Facebook at facebook.com/MyRecreationDistrict, or on Instagram at drd_eastvalley

What to Have on Hand: A basketball and water bottle.

Video Segment 1 – August 12, 2020: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eXQwIUYdsSk

Video Segment 2 – August 19, 2020: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WiZ_NN6jn0U

Class

Inline Skating – ONLINE INSTRUCTIONAL VIDEOS
Do you want to learn inline skating, or are you an experienced skater who would like to learn new skills? Either way our instructional videos may be just the thing for you!

Man and woman holding hands with children rollerblading

All ages are welcome to watch these online instructional videos at 5 p.m. each Friday in August on YouTube at youtube.com/user/DesertRecDistrict or on Facebook at facebook.com/MyRecreationDistrict

What to Have on Hand: Inline skates; protective gear; water bottle

Best Location: Smooth outdoor surface

Please email Janet Cook at jcook@drd.us.com if you are interested in doing an outdoor, socially distanced in-person class!

Video Segment 1 – August 7, 2020: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vqcbShr75Xs

Class

EndZone Training – ONLINE INSTRUCTIONAL VIDEOS
These videos will focus on physical fitness specifically involving football agility drills and skills, which will gradually increase in difficulty to improve endurance and athletic conditioning.

Football on grass

For those 7 years of age and over, you can view these online instructional videos at 3 p.m. each Tuesday in August on YouTube at youtube.com/user/DesertRecDistrict or on Facebook at facebook.com/MyRecreationDistrict.

What to Have on Hand: Athletic marking cones or tape; football; water bottle; athletic wear (shorts, shirt, exercise shoes or cleats).

Best Location: Outdoor open area (enough space to run short distances)

Video Segment 1 – August 4, 2020: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uAZHeoqjWX0&t=7s