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Our Upcoming Events
Armond Gray, Youth Sport Coordinator
Ph: (510) 238-3897; Fax: (510) 238-3817
OPR offers a variety of sports year-round for youth boys & girls at both beginning and advanced skill levels. Participating in sports is a great way to maintain a healthy lifestyle while learning life skills such as good sportsmanship and teamwork! What are you waiting for? Come Out & Play the OPR Way! For online sports program registration, click HERE.
JUNIOR GIANTS BASEBALL
Register April25 - May 9; League begins June 20
Designed for young players (7-14) who are still learning the game. This program runs from late June through mid-August. This no-fee program is not just another baseball league – it kicks it up a notch by providing an instructional baseball league for the player. Recreations that will host teams include Bushrod and Allendale and off site fields Garfield, Concordia Park, and Caesar Chavez Park.
League Begins June 20. Practice and Game Days will vary depending on site.
For more information please contact Armond Gray, Youth Sports Coordinator, at firstname.lastname@example.org or call (510)238-7275
JUNIOR GIANTS T-BALL
Learn the fundamentals of baseball using a tee and a “soft” ball. This is a wonderful program serving ages 4-8 that will develop youngsters’ motor skills. Players will enjoy a safe and friendly environment where they can play with new and old friends. Recreation Centers and sites that will host team include Allendale, Golden Gate, Bushrod, FM Smith, Carmen Flores, Arroyo Viejo, Mosswood, Poplar, Lincoln Square, Manzanita, San Antonio, Franklin, Rainbow, Dimond, Tassafaronga, and Garfield. The T-Ball program runs during the summer months of July and August. Practice days will vary depending on site. Game Days will be on Mondays. Registration begins in May. There is no fee for this program.
Citywide Girls' Sports
Ca'Ron James, Girls Sports Coordinator
Ph: (510) 535-5608
GIRLS, COME OUT & PLAY THE OPR WAY
Looking to strengthen athletic skills? Come to OPR Girls' Sports 8 week skill building program. Sports activities vary by week for cross-training development. The last week of the program, Wednesday June 3, will be Girls Hangout Day, a fun event to close out the program!
Click HERE to register online now!
Fees: $70 from April 11th-May30th or $10 per session
For more information or to register please contact Ca'Ron James, Program Coordinator, at email@example.com or call 510-238-7275
Track & Field
Willie White, Track & Field Coordinator
Ph: (510) 238-3897;Fax: (510) 238-3817
Oakland Parks and Recreation Track and Field is offering beginning and advanced training. Coaches will give instruction and training in events such as sprinting (100m, 200m, 400m), middle and long distance running (800m & 1600m), field events (long jump, shot put, discus, mini-javelin & hurdles). Track season begins in January 10 and ends May 24.
Training is held at Castlemont High School located at 8681 MacArther Blvd.
Ages 6-8: T/TH at 5:30 pm
Ages 9-16: M-TH at 6-7:45pm
|NEXT TRACK MEET MAY 9|
CASTLEMONT HIGH SCHOOL
8601 MacArthur Blvd
REGISTRATION DEADLINE: MAY 6
Junior Warriors Basketball
Participants ages 4-14 of all skill levels are welcome.
Basketball League runs January through March. Youth learn the basics of the game and develop skills indribbling, passing, shooting, and footwork. The Junior Warriors Basketball league offers some of the best competition in the Bay Area for Boys and Girls. If you are up to the challenge:
Registration begins in December. Fee: $30 per player or $300 per team.
SPORTS SUMMER CAMP @ San Antonio Sports Complex
SPORTS SUMMER CAMP
Youth and Girls' Sports Summer Camp will offer youth the opportunity to experience a variety of sports in a recreational setting. Sports included are Basketball, Double Dutch, Soccer, Tennis, Kickball, and Volleyball. Weekly activities include swimming on Tuesday and Thursday at Fremont Pool and field trips on Fridays. Camp will be held June - August. Fee: $60 PER WEEK, Weekly Field trip Cost $15.00. Hours 8:00am - 6:00pm. *Please note all skill levels are welcome instructors will teach introductory skills.* For more information contact Armond Gray.