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Adam Gundlach Memorial Swim Meet

Ages: 3 & up

This is a FUN event for all swimming abilities!

July 20, 2018
8:30 - 11:30am
West High School Pool

Events will include front crawl, backstroke, breaststroke, inner tube race, noodle race and life jacket race for boys and girls.

  • Must be able to swim at least one length (25 yards) with or without use of a life jacket.
  • Must be age as of July 20, 2018.
  • The deadline to register is Friday, July 13. Late registrations will NOT be accepted.

Registration forms will be available at swim lessons and the ORD office beginning Monday, June 11. 

Bill Van Lieshout Memorial Youth Tennis Tournament

This will be a fun tournament for kids of various levels. It will be a fantastic opportunity for kids of all levels and abilities to come and test their skills and get a feel for tournament play. The singles tournament will be held on the Friday when the Adult Bill Van Lieshout Tennis Classic occurs. This will be a tournament to honor Bill Van Lieshout and his legacy of getting so many kids involved in the life time sport of tennis!

The Bill Van Lieshout Memorial Youth Tennis Tournament will be held Friday, July 13 at Oshkosh North High School for singles and Friday, July 20 for the doubles. Entry forms and concussion waivers will be available at all City Lesson sites and the ORD office. 

ORD Swim Team Pre-Season Stroke Clinic

Pre-Season Stroke Clinic

Open to all ORD Swim Club returning swimmers. This clinic will work on fine tuning strokes, turns and starts before the season begins. Swimmers may come to one, two or all three days. See schedule below. All days will meet from 5:30 – 7:00pm at West High School Pool.

Monday 6/4/18: Freestyle/Backstroke
Tuesday 6/5/18: Breaststroke/Butterfly
Thursday 6/7/18: Starts/Turns

Click here for summer swim team schedule.

ORD Swim Team Try It Days

For all NEW swimmers to the ORD Swim Team. Skill evaluations will be done on June 11 and 12 at West High School Pool from 12:30 – 1:30pm.

New swimmers need to attend only ONE Try It Day session. 

Participants must meet the minimum requirements to participate on the team. A parent or adult guardian needs to be present. After evaluation is completed and swimmer is accepted, swimmer may begin to attend regular practices.

Click here for summer swim team schedule.

Oshkosh Summer Fun Runs

Ages: 2-14

A non-competitive event open to all levels and abilities. Participating children will experience the positive impact of a fun, healthy, fitness- focused series of events centered on self- esteem and physical activity. Fun runs are safe, encouraging, and family focused. Come and share the joy of fitness with your entire family!

The runs, t-shirts and refreshments are free of charge to all participants thanks to our generous local sponsors.

Fee: FREE (No rain dates will be scheduled)

Registration for all runs will be here:

Onsite registration will be available beginning at 6:00 PM each Sunday. Races will begin at 7:00 PM. Race day status due to any inclement weather and other Fun Run information can be checked on the Oshkosh Summer Fun Runs Facebook page.

Sunday, June 3 • Sunday, June 24 • Sunday, July 15 • Sunday, August 5

Playground Special Events

Friday Fun Field Trips

The playground program is for children ages 6 and older.  We will accept registration for Fun Field Trips beginning April 23 at the Oshkosh Recreation Department Office.

JUNE 22:  NEW Zoo, Green Bay

JUNE 29:  Bay Beach, Green Bay

JULY 13:  Tundra Lodge, Green Bay

JULY 20: Mulberry Lane Petting Farm, Sherwood

JULY 25:  Season End Celebration

Find out more about the Playground Program in the Activity Guide.

Softball Hall of Fame Banquet

softball hall of fameThe Oshkosh Recreation Department Softball Hall of Fame Banquet is held every other year (on even years) during September and recognizes the accomplishments of Oshkosh Adult Softball participants. During the banquet, individuals are formally inducted into the Hall of Fame. Recognized participants include players, managers and sponsors.

The ORD Softball Hall of Fame was established in 1983 and currently has 138 inductees. The ORD Softball Hall of Fame is located at the Recreation Gym building, 425 Division St. Oshkosh.