Get Out & Try It

You want to do something but you don’t know what?

Your child needs to try something before you can convince him/her to commit?

Your schedule doesn’t allow you to commit to a rigid schedule but you want to be able to ‘drop in’ somewhere

This list is for you!

For questions about the events please contact the sport organization directly.

Are you a sport organization that would like to be added to this list? It’s FREE. Send us your information at info@gpsportconnect.ca

Have fun!

Badminton

City of Grande Prairie Adult Drop In Badminton (16+)

780-538-0407Maude Clifford SchoolGym & Sports Field SupervisorDate: Wednesday/Friday/SundayTime: 6:30pm-9:30pmCost: All programs are $5/night, cash is taken by the on-site gym supervisorhttp://www.cityofgp.com/index.aspx?page=2334

*City of Grande Prairie Adult Drop-in Programs do not run on the following dates:

Oct 6, 7, 8; Nov 8, 10, 11, 12; Dec 5, 12, 17-31; Jan. 1-6; Feb 16, 17, 18; Mar 21, 23-31; Apr 19, 20, 21

Any last minute cancellations and/or changes will be posted on their Facebook Page (www.facebook.com/gprecandsport/)

Grande Prairie Badminton Association Drop In

780-518-8118Mother Teresa School (East Gym)Date: Mondays/Thursdays (Sept 17 - Dec 17, 2018)Time: 7:00pm-9:30pmCost: Drop in Fee: $5.00https://www.facebook.com/groups/674666669225425/

Ball Hockey

Adult Ball Hockey Drop In

780-538-0407Mother Teresa SchoolGym & Sports Field SupervisorDate: Tuesdays & ThursdaysTime: 7:00pm-9:00pm (Tuesdays), 7:30pm-9:30pm (Thursdays)Cost: All programs are $5/night, cash is taken by the on-site gym supervisorhttp://www.cityofgp.com/index.aspx?page=2334

*City of Grande Prairie Adult Drop-in Programs do not run on the following dates:

Oct 6, 7, 8; Nov 8, 10, 11, 12; Dec 5, 12, 17-31; Jan. 1-6; Feb 16, 17, 18; Mar 21, 23-31; Apr 19, 20, 21

Any last minute cancellations and/or changes will be posted on their Facebook Page https://www.facebook.com/gprecandsport/

Basketball

Clayton Shaw Drop in Basketball

(780) 832-3547Eastlink Centre Field HouseFranklin MatiasDate: Sunday and MondayTime: Youth Sunday 1-3pm Monday 7-8pm Adult Sunday 3-5 Monday 8-10pmCost: Free for Eastlink Members and Drop -in guest if they pay eastlink feehttps://www.gphoops.com/

https://www.facebook.com/CSMBAGP/

Boxing

Champion Gym

(780) 833-44489820 100 AveMartiDate: Refer to website for dates/times for all ages Time: Refer to website for dates/times for all ages Cost: The 1st week is FREEhttps://www.championgym.ca/

1st week of trying any sport at Champion Gym is FREE! Come on down to the gym and let us know you saw this and we will set you up with a class.

Cheerleading

Adrenaline Athletics Cheerleading Open Gym Drop In

780-228-4043Adrenaline Athletics c/o Crosslink County Sportsplex Jennifer LekischDate: Thursday 8-9 pm and Saturday 5:30-6:30pm *must signup online*Cost: $5 per athlete (members) $10 per athlete (non-member)http://www.adrenalineathletics.ca/

Open Gym Drop In. (under 18 must have guardian sign the waiver) Bring Water Bottle, Indoor Running Shoes and Dress in workout appropriate clothing

Must have waiver signed - https://static.secure.website/wscfus/10255593/8021225/adrenaline-athletics-cheer-liability-and-medical-form.pdf

Dodgeball

Adult Dodgeball Drop In

780-357-8728Maude Clifford Community Gym, 9206 Lakeland DriveHayley KrampsDate: Tuesdays Starting January 29th, 2019Time: 8:30-10pmCost: $5.00 per person or $42.00 for a 10 punch cardhttps://davebarrcc.ca/dodgeball

Fencing

GP Fencing Club Drop In Times

Army Navy & Air force Community Centre (10117 93st)EvanDate: Saturdays, starting September 12, 2018Time: 1:00pm-2:00pmCost: $20 regular $15 for students and free for members.

Figure Skating

Crosslink County Sportsplex Figure Skating Drop In

780-830-7407Crosslink County SportsplexDate: Tuesdays/Thursday/FridaysTime: 8:45 am - 9:45 am (September - March)https://www.crosslinkcountysportsplex.com/

More drop-in times are available but times vary – please check the website

Golf

Grovedale Golf & Country Club

780 539 -98987223 Township Road 701A GrovedaleDate: Open 7 days a week Closed Mid of OctoberCost: Check website for rates http://www.grovedalegolf.com/

The golf club is conveniently located 14 miles South West of the city of Grande Prairie. This challenging 18-hole course offers a dramatic, country, park-like setting, nestled in the picturesque hamlet of Grovedale. The 20 minute drive from Grande Prairie is breathtakingly beautiful, and is paved all the way to the front door.

Gymnastics

Adult Drop In Gymnastics

780-539-1414Grande Prairie Gymnastics CentreDate: ThursdaysTime: 8pm -9pmCost: $10 per visit plus $5 insurance fee (annually)https://grandeprairiegymnastics.com/class/drop-in/

Late Policy: If you are more than 5 minutes late for this class you will not be permitted to join. (this is for safety and class organization)

JiuJitsu

Champion Gym Brazilian JiuJitsu

780-833-44489820 100 AveMartiDate: Refer to website for dates/times for all ages Cost: The 1st week is FREEhttps://www.championgym.ca/

1st week of trying any sport at Champion Gym is FREE! Come on down to the gym and let us know you saw this and we will set you up with a class.

Heiho Dojo

780-533-310110015 100 AveEJTime: Check website for full scheduleCost: First Class is FREE https://www.heihodojo.ca/

Monday’s 6-7:30 and 7:30-9 coed
Tuesday’s 6-7 Women's 7-8 coed
Wednesday 6-7 coed
Thursday’s 6-7 coed

Judo

Hoku Sei Kan Judo Club - Kid's Class (4-10)

780-380-74338930 111 street unit 99 Grande PrairieCarlos GrisalesDate: Wednesday and Fridays (October 2018)Time: 6:00pm - 7:00pmCost: First 3 classes are FREE! $15 drop in after thathttps://www.facebook.com/Hoku-Sei-Kan-Judo-Club-258344751552439/

Hoku Sei Kan Judo Club - Teen Class (11-17)

780-380-74338930 111 street unit 99 Grande PrairieCarlos GrisalesDate: Wednesdays and FridaysTime: 7:00pm - 8:30pm (October 2018)Cost: First 3 classes are FREE! $15 drop in after thathttps://www.facebook.com/Hoku-Sei-Kan-Judo-Club-258344751552439/

Also Saturday from 2:45 pm to 4:15 pm

Kayaking

Wapiti Whitewater Kayakers

Eastlink PoolDate: Wednesday Time: 6pm-7pmCost: $5 youth $10 adulthttp://www.wapitikayakers.ca/index.php/lessons/winter-pool-sessions/

As with previous years, no need to pay for your Eastlink drop-in fees. Simply tell them you are here for the kayak pool rental, change into your swimsuit and come find us on deck with proof of paypal payment. We will be located near the "gear garage" under the grandstands by the competition pool.

Lacrosse

Drop In Lacrosse

780-897-2882 Leisure CentreDate: MondaysTime: 5:30pm-7:30pmCost: FREEhttps://www.facebook.com/Grande-Prairie-Lacrosse-Association-260061817361071/

This year we are going to change the format and will be spending our time focusing on our minor players , lacrosse basics and skills development . These will be run like practices with the floor split between new and younger players and the older and more developed players .

So come out, bring your gloves, helmet and a friend and learn lacrosse as a new sport or brush up on your skills for the 2019 season !

Muay Thai

Women Warriors

(780) 533-3101Heiho Dojo, 10015 100 AveEJDate: Tuesday’s 7pm-8pm, Wednesday / Thursday 6pm-7pmCost: First class Free, after that $80 a monthhttps://www.heihodojo.ca/

Champion Gym

780-833-44489820 100 AveMartiDate: Refer to website for dates/times for all ages Cost: The 1st week is FREEhttps://www.championgym.ca/

1st week of trying any sport at Champion Gym is FREE! Come on down to the gym and let us know you saw this and we will set you up with a class.

Heiho Dojo Kids Martial Arts

780-533-310110015-100ave EJDate: Mondays - ThursdaysTime: 4:30pm-7:00pm depending on age Cost: First Class is FREEhttps://www.heihodojo.ca/kids

Heiho Dojo has several options of classes to place your child/children in. We work together with the parent(s) to achieve a learning environment that is the most beneficial to the child.

Heiho Dojo Adult Classes

780-533-310110015-100ave EJDate: Any weekday (Monday-Friday)Time: Check schedule on websiteCost: First Class for FREEhttps://www.heihodojo.ca

Let's face it: life is very busy. That's why we prefer to work with our students to make manageable and realistic schedules that can afford many opportunities for all of life's curve balls. Check out our website to see all of our group classes and the most up to date schedule.

Pickleball - Adult Drop In

Pickleball - Adult Drop In

780-538-0469Dave Barr Community Centre, 9535 Prairie Rd, Grande Prairie, AB T8V 6G5Date: Monday to Friday, Four courts are available during this time.Time: 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.mCost: $5https://www.cityofgp.com/culture-community/news-events/indoor-pickleball-now-offered-dave-barr-community-centre

Program runs until August 23.
Pickleball is a paddle sport with a ball similar to a wiffle-type ball, played in groups of two to four

Skiing and Snowboarding

Nitehawk Servus Free Ski Friday

780-532-6637Nitehawk Ski Hill. 10mins south of Grande PrairieDate: The first Friday of each month. January-April 2019Time: 5:30pm-9:30pmCost: Free lift ticket and $15 rentalshttps://gonitehawk.com/servus-free-ski-friday/

Ski/Snowboard Lift tickets are free and can be obtained the night of the event.
All ski and snowboard rentals will be available for $15/person
Dinner/food specials will be made available in the restaurant and cafeteria

Soccer

Grande Prairie Soccer Association Co-Ed Drop In

780-513-952511319 105 Street Grande Prairie Alberta T8V 7P1 (Beside the old Leisure Centre) Date: WednesdaysTime: 7:30Cost: $10 a playerhttp://gpsa.ca/

Ages 18+
*Please wear indoor shoes - NO CLEATS ALLOWED!
**Please have exact cash as we have no float on site
***We accept debit, Mastercard & Visa

Taekwondo

Champion Gym Olympic Taekwondo

(780) 833-44489820 100 AveMartiDate: Refer to website for dates/times for all ages Cost: The 1st week is FREEhttps://www.championgym.ca/

1st week of trying any sport at Champion Gym is FREE! Come on down to the gym and let us know you saw this and we will set you up with a class.

Ultimate Frisbee

Adult Ultimate Frisbee

Leisure Centre Soccer PitchColin LarocqueDate: WednesdaysTime: 7:30pm-9:30pmCost: $5.50 per personhttps://davebarrcc.ca/programs/activities/description/269-adult-ultimate-frisbee

Ultimate Frisbee moves indoors for the winter! All levels of players are welcome: new to advanced ages 12 to adult

Volleyball

Adult Drop In Volleyball (16+)

780-538-0407Maude Clifford SchoolGym & Sports Field SupervisorDate: MondaysTime: 7pm-9pmCost: All programs are $5/night, cash is taken by the on-site gym supervisorhttp://www.cityofgp.com/index.aspx?page=2334

*City of Grande Prairie Adult Drop-in Programs do not run on the following dates:

Oct 6, 7, 8; Nov 8, 10, 11, 12; Dec 5, 12, 17-31; Jan. 1-6; Feb 16, 17, 18; Mar 21, 23-31; Apr 19, 20, 21

Any last minute cancellations and/or changes will be posted on their Facebook Page (www.facebook.com/gprecandsport/)