Sporting Events in Chula Vista, CA You Don't Want to Miss
Chula Vista, California is where the Olympic Training Center is located (now renamed to the Elite Athlete Training Center), meaning there are many exciting sporting events held in the city. The United States national rugby sevens team uses it as their site for practice, and the city is also home to Chula Vista FC. Here, we’ve listed all the events and teams that have made their success in the city.
Go on a Tour of the Elite Athlete Training Center
As well as being home to athletes of various disciplines, California’s Elite Athlete Training Center site also hosts exclusive tours and VIP experiences. The site is set over 155 acres, and is equipped with housing, beds and meals for athletes, who can live there while they train. The vast site includes an archery center, BMX tracks, hockey pitches, tennis courts, a lake and boathouse, gym and much more.
Tours of the center are dependent on whether it is an educational trip, a standard tour or VIP tour. Experience ‘eating like an athlete’ with an all-inclusive lunch in the dining hall, get taken on a golf cart tour of the grounds, and meet some of the athletes. Afterwards, depending on your package, you may even get to shoot some archery and race around the BMX track – this is Chula Vista’s premier sporting event you can’t miss!
Watch a Chula Vista, CA FC Game
See the Chula Vista Futbol Club in action in their home city. They are an American soccer team currently competing in the SoCal Premier League, coached by J Hector Diaz. The club was founded in 1982, and was originally established to be for youth soccer, but in 2011 expanded to add a senior team.
The aim of the club’s senior team is to bridge the gap for players graduating from the youth team to playing professional soccer outside of the college football system. Their home stadium is the Stan Canaris Stadium, located at Eastlake High Schoolsport.
Join the Chula Vista, CA Adult Sports Program
The city runs an adult sports program, designed to get more adults into playing sport or continue a person’s love of exercise into adulthood. Beginners or pros are invited to join softball, basketball, golf and soccer teams, and even compete in games. If you want to get involved in competitive sports, this program makes it easy for you.
Sign up to a College Team
If you’re at college or about to go, you won’t want to miss the wide range of sporting events on offer at colleges in Chula Vista, CA. Joining a college team is the best way to make friends for life, get regular exercise and reach sporting success. Teams available to join include water polo, ice hockey, lacrosse, softball, swimming volleyball, track and field, golf, wrestling, baseball, basketball and more – with so much choice, there’s bound to be something for everyone’s tastes!
Stretch With Some Free Yoga
‘Yoga in the City’ is a free event held every Saturday in San Diego, sometimes coming to Chula Vista – check their website to see when the event comes near you! The class is run by the Downtown San Diego Partnership’s ‘Healthy Living in the City’ initiative, and is fully family-friendly. If you don’t like being competitive, a gentle yoga workout could be perfect for you. Just remember to bring your own mat!
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