The LifeSports Ministry at LifeBridge serves the greater Longmont area by cultivating community through sports and fitness for participants from ages three to 80+. LifeSports provides fitness classes, sports leagues, tournaments, instructional summer camps, and other recreational events that are open to the public, and led by qualified and caring individuals who wish to share their passion for their sport within the LifeSports community.

Zumba Dance: Zumba Dance mixes effective body sculpting movements with easy-to-follow, fun dance steps, maximizing caloric output, fat burning, and total body toning, led by a certified Zumba instructor. Participants enjoy this work out so much–they forget they are working out, allowing them to exercise longer! Visit the Upcoming Events section, for times, dates, and cost.

The Studio was established to bring exceptional dance instruction to the Northern Colorado Area. The Studio Outreach at LifeBridge Christian Church offers students 3 years-of-age through adult dance classes that include: Ballet, Hip-Hop, Jazz, Tap, and Lyrical/Worship. Classes are designed to provide challenge and inspiration for the beginner to the most seasoned dancer. Our purpose is to provide students of all ages with the skills they need to enjoy dance and music for a lifetime. We want our entire student population to come away from lessons fully equipped with strong training from qualified instructors. In addition, we want to build character and integrity in our students while teaching a love for the arts. Visit the Upcoming Events section, for class times, dates, and cost.

Praise in Motion offers teen girls and women integrate their body, soul, and spirit through dance movements that are both nurturing and joyously fun. Although Praise in Motion is a great workout, the focus is worship and praise, designed to reconnect women with their bodies and emotions. Move to a mix of contemporary Christian, as well as inspiring classical music. No dance experience necessary in this safe, warm, inviting atmosphere led by a certified instructor. Visit the Upcoming Events section, for class times, dates, and cost.

Fit 4 Lifeoffers a friendly, low-impact workout that includes flexibility, stretching, and light weights, designed specifically for seniors! Join your LifeSports senior fitness instructor in a fun workout set to good music. Once you try it, you’ll be hooked! Class is FREE. Every Monday and Friday at 9 a.m.

Leagues: Leagues are fun and competitive with an emphasis on sportsmanship and community. Leagues play in the winter, spring, summer, and fall. Leagues available: Men’s Basketball, Men’s Softball, Women’s Volleyball, and Coed Volleyball. Register as a free agent or bring a team. Cost varies per league. Visit the Upcoming Events section, for times, dates, open registration periods, and cost.

Sports Leagues Registration Information: All Participants must have a signed medical release on file. Participants under 18 years of age must have a parent or guardian complete and sign a Youth/Child/Minor Medical Release. Players must meet age requirements and a picture ID may be required. LifeSports reserves the right to appropriately place teams and individuals and regulate team rosters.

Upward Basketball & Cheerleading – Every Child Plays. Every Child Learns. Every Child is a Winner! Upward basketball and cheerleading is a fun and exciting instructional sports league for boys and girls 1st-6th grade. Upward promotes character and self-esteem in every child by providing equal playing time, one hour practices, weekly games, and positive coaching and role modeling. Click here for more…

Every Child Plays. Every Child Learns. Every Child is a Winner!

Upward basketball and cheer-leading is a fun and exciting sports league for boys and girls 1st-6th grade. Upward promotes character and self-esteem in every child by providing equal playing time for every player, one-hour practices, weekly games, and positive coaching and role modeling.

Millions of young athletes have participated in Upward Basketball Leagues across the country. Hosted by local churches, leagues offer an opportunity for team-building, player development, and the formation of deep relationships between teammates and coaches. Players will develop a love for basketball and a healthy competitive spirit, and discover skills necessary to excel both on and off the court.Cheerleading is a huge part of sporting events at all levels of play. When athletes need encouragement and fans need entertainment, having cheerleaders on hand can take everyone’s sports experience to another level!  Under the watchful eye of trusted coaches, squads will learn creative cheers and basic routines throughout the season, all while providing excitement and energy on the court come game-day!

Cheerleading is a huge part of sporting events at all levels of play. When athletes need encouragement and fans need entertainment, having cheerleaders on hand can take everyone’s sports experience to another level!  Under the watchful eye of trusted coaches, squads will learn creative cheers and basic routines throughout the season, all while providing excitement and energy on the court come game-day!

2015 Upward Basketball and Cheer at LifeBridge:

  • Earlybird Registration, September 8 through October 31 is $95 per child. Beginning November 1, cost is $110 per child.
  • All uniform pieces are included in the registration fee and belong to the participants. Basketball uniform includes reversible shorts and jersey, and a T-shirt.  Cheerleader uniforms include a vest, skort, and mock turtleneck.
  • Everyone must attend the Evaluation/Orientation and uniform sizing on either Friday, November 7, anytime between 5:30-8 p.m., or Saturday, November 8, anytime between 9-11:30 a.m.
  • First practice begins the week of January 5
  • First game is Saturday, January 31
  • Season ending Awards Celebration for players, parents and fans is Monday, March 23 at 6:30 p.m.

Each year, young athletes in Upward Sports Leagues are excited to receive new uniforms.  As league directors, we know that parents, coaches, and  players love them too, because every year, one of our most frequently asked questions is “What are my uniform colors?”  In 2015, we’ll be wearing Gold and Navy! 

We are always looking for volunteer coaches, assistant coaches, referees, and score keepers who have a passion for basketball or cheer, love kids, and want to make a difference!  Contact JR or Mary to learn more about Upward volunteer opportunities.

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