Learn A Sport or Improve Your Skills
We offer a variety of sports camps and clinics that will teach fundamental skill or improve important skills for a particular sport. Click below to register online and to see a full listing of camps offered at this time.
- Intro to Soccer Clinics
- Intro to Flag Football
- 1st & 2nd Grade Basketball
- Soccer Camps
- Sporties for Shorties
- Tennis Lessons
- Field House After School
- Volleyball Skills Clinic
- Lacrosse Clinic
- Speed and Agility Clinic
MRD Intro Clinics
This is a great way to introduce your 3 or 4 year old to all of the sports we offer at the Recreation District! We will have three 1-hour long clinics to introduce basic skills in a fun, laid-back environment for each sport. We offer introduction clinics for T-Ball, Soccer, Flag Football and Basketball. Specific information for each sport is listed below and updated with each season.
- Dates: Starting September 16th - October 7th
Intro to Flag Football (Fall program)
Intro to Flag Football is a great way to introduce your 1st & 2nd graders to the sport of football. We have 1-hour long practices where we will introduce the most basic skills in a fun, laid back environment. Much of our equipment is modified specifically for this age group.
- Fee: $30
- Days: Mondays
- September 21 - October 12
- Time: 5:30 - 6:30 pm
- Location: Field House
- Ages: 1st & 2nd Grade
- Registration Deadline: September 14th
- Code: YFLAGINTRO
1st & 2nd Grade Basketball Clinic
A great way to introduce your child to the sport. 8 Foot hoops and smaller basketballs are used to teach the fundamentals and guarantee success and confidence. The first three clinics will focus on skill development. The last clinic is "game day." Register ASAP as space is limited
- Fee: $32
- Dates: Saturdays in November and December
- Location: Community Recreation Center Gym
- Time: 8:30 - 9:45 a.m.
- Registration Deadline:
Challenger British Soccer Camp
Link to Challenger registration
- Location: Cerise Park
- Dates: August 10 - 14, 2020
- Time: Morning and Afternoon Sessions
- Fee: Varies by Session, click on the link above
Sporties for ShortiesThis unique program gives children the opportunity to try out new sports. Each time we meet we will introduce the kids to a different sport. In the past we have done soccer, t-ball, hockey, golf and basketball. This program will fill up so sign up ASAP.
- Ages: 5 & 6 year olds
- Registration Ends:
- Fee: $30
- Days: Tuesdays, July 7-28
- Time: 5:15 - 6:15 pm
- Montrose Field House (Basketball will be at the CRC)
The Summer Tennis Program is designed to help youth develop and improve fundamentals of tennis through games and fun drills. Two levels of skill will be offered and three age groups will be formed for each level if enough interest is shown. The instructor may move students to a group that best meets their needs. A limited number of free rackets are available for use during lessons.
Novice: This level is for youth that have never played or have had limited play. The fundamentals of tennis will be taught, including all strokes through use of drills and games.
Amateur: This level is for youth that have completed one or more introductory classes or have already learned the fundamental strokes of tennis. Improved mechanics of all strokes will be taught as well as basics of court position and play. Participants should already be able to maintain a short rally and hit the basic strokes.
- Location: Field House Tennis Courts (25 Colorado Ave.)
- Session 1: June 1 - June 11 REGISTER by May 29
- Session 2: June 15 - June 25 REGISTER by June 12
- Days: Monday - Thursday
- Fee: $50 per two week session
- Novice Times:
- Ages 6-8: 8:00 - 9:00 a.m.
- Ages 9-10: 9:00 - 10:00 a.m.
- Ages 11-17: 10:00 - 11:00 a.m.
- Amateur Times: 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Field House After School ProgrammingThe Montrose County Re-1J School District and First Student are teaming up with MRD to provide afterschool programming for 3rd through 8th graders at the Montrose Field House. Bus services will be provided for elementary school students in the 3rd through 8th grades, with the exceptions of Pomona and Northside Elementary. This daily bus service will begin on Tuesday, Sept. 3rd.
Cost: $40 monthly
Times: 3:45-5:15 PM (Wednesday early release is 2:45-5:15 PM)
Start Date: Tuesday, September 3rd
REGISTER by calling Gabe at 970-497-8588
- Monday: Soccer
- Tuesday: Flag Football
- WACKY WEDNESDAY
- Thursday: Dodgeball
- To ride the bus you must register through the MRD, or call 497-8588 for information.
- Drop-in's are welcomed and encouraged.
Girls Volleyball Clinic Girls will participate in four fun-filled clinics. These clinics will serve as an introduction to the sport of volleyball. The first two clinics will focus on skill development, the last two will be a combination of skill development and matches. Limited to the first 40 girls, so sign up today!
3rd & 4th Grade Clinic
- Check our Winter/Spring Activity Guide
YOUTH INDOOR LACROSSE CLINICS
- Registration Deadline: TBD
- Location: Montrose Field House
- Fee: $20
- Clinic Times:
- Elementary 9:00 - 11:00 a.m
- MS Boys 11:00 a.m. -1:00 p.m.
- MS Girl 2:00 - 4:00 p.m.
- Dates: TBD
YOUTH SPEED & AGILITY CLINIC
Whether your child plays sports and is looking to take it to the next level or they are just looking to become more well-rounded, improve their speed, agility, and learn the dynamics of teamwork, this class is for them!
- Divisions: 4th thru 8th graders
- Registration Ends:
- Fee: $30