Sports and Recreation

Sport and recreational activities at PCYC Hills District

Badminton

It is the fastest racquet sport in the world, sunsafe, great for co-ordination, agility and fitness. Shane Weatherby also offers coaching for children

Martial Arts

Judo
Japanese Martial Arts Technique: skills in grappling and ground wrestling involving throws and trips. No striking involved. Judo can be enjoyed by all ages! Judo means “The gentle way” and can be used as a form of exercise or the player can become a competition player.
For information contact Carl Conran – [email protected]
Muay Thai Kick Boxing
Thailand Martial Arts Technique: Very aggressive attack technique involving kicking, punching, elbows and knees. This is a tough form of kickboxing and for this reason the age group begins at 14.
Ju Jutsu
Japanese Martial Arts Technique: similar to Aikido and Judo but includes kicking and punching. Students are encouraged to use what they already know and build on their strengths while keeping their mind open to all possibilities. In the Dojo, students will learn to trust their own ability and respect the abilities of others, learn to set goals and work hard to achieve them and learn to defend themselves.
For information contact Peter Hills – [email protected]

 

 

Beep Test/Fitness Test

The beep test is a multi-stage fitness test used to measure cardiovascular fitness and maximum oxygen uptake. It is commonly used by coaches and trainers to measure athlete fitness, or used as a pre-requisite for police and emergency organisations. The test is also known as the beep test, pacer test, 20m shuttle run test or Léger test.
Bookings required. Contact Reception (07) 3855 1980

Futsal

Arana United Futsal Club is a community futsal club affiliated with Football Queensland the state governing body of futsal in Queensland.  There is a clear and structured pathway for players of all ages from social leagues to elite competition.
For more information contact – www.aranaunitedfutsal.com

Basketball

Dragons Basketball Club caters for players primarily from the Northern suburbs of Brisbane and Pine Rivers areas including Mitchelton, Arana Hills, Ferny Grove, Ferny Hills, Samford & Albany Creek.  Our membership extends to other areas of Brisbane, Brisbane Northside and the Moreton Bay Regional Council. We are one of a number of clubs which play in the Brisbane Basketball Inc. (BBI) competition out of the Vince Hickey Basketball Stadium in Dixon St, Auchenflower.
For more information contact – www.facebook.com/NorthBrisbaneBasketball

KinderPlay

KinderPlay incorporates free play as well as a structured program. It focuses on hand-eye coordination, balance, gross and fine motor development in a structured yet fun environment.