Sports Bulletin — January 18, 2019

ODP-E January Camp

The Olympic Development Program-Europe  offers youth players the opportunity to advance to State, Regional and U.S. National Youth teams. The next ODP-E camp and player selections will be Jan. 25 to 27 for a camp in Italy. For more information on ODP-E or the second round of selections, contact

KMC Soccer Availabilities

Still looking for an opportunity to join a soccer club? The KMC District Soccer is still accepting registrations for this year’s season. KMC is the largest district in Southern Germany affiliated with the U.S. Youth Soccer Europe program. All teams, including adults, play in the Deutscher Fussball-Bund (German Football Association). For more information, contact or visit the club’s Facebook page at or website at

YogaFit Training at Sembach Fitness Center

Become a certified yoga instructor with YogaFit training through Sembach Fitness Center. Training is offered in two-day sessions covering a variety of specific areas of yoga practice. Price is per session. 1 Day Early Bird: $329. Regular: $360. 2 Day Early Bird: $450. Regular: $480. 4 Day Early Bird: $875. Regular $925. Cut off is one month prior to the scheduled training date. Sign up directly with Yoga Fit on line. Dates: Jan. 24 to 27: Level 4, Jan. 28 to 29: Chronic Pain, Mar. 9 to 10: Warriors, Mar. 23 to 24: Anatomy, Apr. 25 to 26: Level 5, Apr. 27: Pranayama, Apr. 28: Meditation, May 18 to 19: Warrior Kids, Jul. 13 to 14: Level 1, Aug. 9: Prenatal, Aug. 10 to 11: Level 2, Sep. 12 to 13: Mood Balancing, Sep. 14 to 15: Restoring Balance. For more information contact Steffanie Paoletti at

“New Year, New You” challenge

Join Baumholder Sports & Fitness for the 5th Annual “New Year, New You” Fitness, Health and Wellness Challenge. What’s in it for you? Access to expert nutrition and fitness guidance, free fitness classes, weekly weigh-ins and body composition measurements, weekly support sessions and emails to keep you on track, and prizes. A prize will be awarded to the top participant; winner will be determined by the percentage of weight lost. Mandatory initial sign-up/weigh-in: Jan. 16, 8:30 a.m. or 5:30 p.m. at Mountaineer Fitness Center. Cost: $20. For more information, please contact Mountaineer Fitness Center, Smith Bks., Bldg. 8220, 485-7418; 06783-6-7418.

Fitness professionals needed

Sports and Fitness is looking to expand and energize the fitness classes and services offered to the community. If you are highly motivated, enthusiastic, and have a passion to teach in a group setting or one-on-one, then Sports and Fitness wants you. There are positions available for all types of group exercise classes. This is an opportunity to start or continue your career. You can be your own boss and set your own schedule. These are contracted positions that require CPR/AED, nationally recognized certification, and liability insurance. If interested, please contact the Sports Office or Mountaineer Fitness Center, 531-2924 or 485-7418; 0611-143-531-2924 or 06783-6-7418.

Aikido Martial Arts Classes

Sports & Fitness has added adult Aikido to the class schedule! Aikido is a Japanese martial art form designed and used for self-defense. The foundation of Aikido is the act of redirecting the attacker’s energy, rendering it harmless. These classes, taught by a Shodan Black Belt, are excellent for improving balance, flexibility and endurance. Classes are every Monday and Wednesday from 8 to 9 p.m. $55 per month, cannot be bought individually. Classes are in the upper Wetzel housing area, Bldg. 8876, which is the Child and Youth Services Multipurpose Room. Purchase tickets at Mountaineer Fitness Center, Smith Bks., Bldg. 8220, 485-7418; 06783-6-7418.

Massage therapy available

Massage therapy is available at Sembach and Landstuhl Fitness Centers, and at the Massage and Yoga Studio on Pulaski Barracks. Types of massages include: Deep Tissue, Swedish, Sports, Prenatal and Shiatsu. 1 hour: $55; ½ hour: $40. Gift certificates are available. To schedule an appointment, please call: Sembach Fitness Center, 496-7530 or 06302-67-7530; Landstuhl Fitness Center, 486-7172 or 06371-86-7172; or Pulaski Massage and Yoga Studio, 493-4156 or 0631-3406-4156.

Youth sports coaches needed

Are you interested in coaching? Youth Sports is currently seeking coaches for various youth sports. For more information or to get involved, please contact 486-8375; 06371-86-8375.