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Adult Sports & Sports Field Reservations
CONTACT: FREDERICK L. MORRIS III
PH: (510) 238-3496; FAX: (510) 238-2397
Looking for extracurricular activities as an antidote to a sedentary lifestyle? Oakland Parks & Recreation’s Adult Sports division has developed an array of recreational and competitive athletic opportunities that let grown-ups play like kids-at-heart. Adult sports programs include a range activities including bowling, soccer, slow pitch softball, and much more! We accommodate both individual participate and team sign ups for various leagues. Businesses are encouraged to inquire about employee leagues to promote office moral. Additionally, we offer leagues for different skill levels.
OPR also operates 66 sports fields ranging from football to soccer with turf or real grass. Fields are available for rent to accommodate various types of sports and activities from leagues to private parties and even group tournaments! Please see section on field reservations for more information.
Get Connected with OPR's Adult Sports
Our purpose is to get Oaklanders active! Joining a co-ed, Women's or Men's team is a great way to broaden your social network, enjoy the outdoors and relax playing a sport that you love. Also, inquire about upcoming sports such as bike polo, roller hockey, kickball and dodge ball. So whether you are an old pro, or have never touched a ball before - we are the place for you!
So Come Out & Play the OPR Way!
|SCHEDULE OF ADULT SPORTS|
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Spring and winter basketball leagues include divisions for Women, Co-ed, and Men 30 and over. Games are held on Monday, Wednesday, and Thursday evenings for 10-weeks. Registration takes place in January and March.
Flag football leagues are offered during the fall season; teams play a five-week doubleheader schedule. Divisions include Men’s Major, Men’s B,Women’s Open and Co-ed Open. League games are held on Saturday mornings. Registration begins in September.
Slow and fast pitch softball leagues are offered during spring, summer, fall, and winter seasons; M-Th, from 6:45-10 p.m., for 10 weeks. The top four teams play for the the CHAMPIONSHIP tournament. Registration takes place in February, May, and July.
Winter, spring and fall Adult coed volleyball leagues include divisions for Women and Reverse Coed. Leagues are held on Monday and Thursday evenings for an eight-week season. Registration opens April and September.
Sports Field Reservations
The City of Oakland has many Athletic Fields, and Tennis Courts available to rent that accomodate various types of sports and activities. Our 52 multi-use fields, rangeing from football to soccer, are available for rent to accommodate leagues, private parties, and even group tournaments.
Field reservations may be made with the Athletic Field Reservation staff between the hours of 12:00 to 5:00pm, Monday through Thursday.