Sports & Recreation

For many youths the Y is a starting point. Where they learn about becoming and staying active. Where they develop healthy habits and skills that they can utilize throughout their lifetime. It is so much more than just the physical activity and health; it’s about gaining confidence, building relationship and becoming a great teammate. Participating in Y sports and programs is about building the child from the inside out.

CREED FOR YMCA YOUTH

 I pledge to play to the best of my abilities; win with dignity and lose without guilt.
 I pledge to respect my coaches and teammates, to be responsible for my actions, and to be caring and honest to all I come in contact with.
 I pledge to build character in myself and keep striving to improve in spirit, mind, and body.

 

Registration is Now OPEN! 

Archery
CrossFit Kids
Swim Lessons

For More Information on Youth Programs

Boys Basketball
Girls Volleyball
Girls Basketball
Kindergarten Basketball
Floor Hockey
Raquetball Club
Zumba Kids
Zumba Kids Jr.

 


 

 ARCHERY

The co-ed archery program is designed for the beginner and intermediate archer, in grades 3rd – 6th. During the session participants will learn shooting form and proper stance, while developing and improving mental focus, patience, balance and hand- eye coordination. 

Session Dates: 

May 1- May 22 
Tuesday Evenings from 6:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m. or 7:00 p.m.- 8:00 p.m. 

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Cost:

YMCA Household Member $31.25 
YMCA Youth Member        $40.00
Non-Member                    $65.00

For questions and more information about the program, contact Lisa Schriver


FLOOR HOCKEY

Co-Ed Floor Hockey is a five week session, that is put on as a partnership between the Aberdeen Family YMCA and the Aberdeen Wings (NAHL). During the session participants will learn and develop puck handling, stick handling while they continue to develop their skills in hockey. The suggested ages for this program are participants in grades 1st- 4th. 

 

For questions and more information about the program, contact Shelby Meyer

GIRLS BASKETBALL

Girls Basketball league for participants in grades 1st- 6th, will focus on the fundamentals  taught by caring coaches to develop basketball specific skills. 


GIRLS VOLLEYBALL

This program offers instruction and practice in an environment that emphasize character  development, teamwork and sportsmanship. Players will expand volleyball fundamentals into game like situations. The suggested ages for this program are participants in grades 3rd- 6th. 

For questions and more information about the program, contact Shelby Meyer


KINDERGARTEN BASKETBALL

Kindergarten Basketball is an introductory program designed as a positive experience for both kindergarten boys and girls. There are no games, no teams, and no winner or losers. No previous basketball experience needed! The focus throughout this program is on drills, skills and lots of fun! The session is 5 weeks, one time per week. Limit 50 kids per session. 

 

For questions and more information about the program, contact Shelby Meyer 


RAQUETBALL CLUB

Raquetball Club is an introductory program that will teach participants the game of raquetball. This four-week, kids (5th- 7th Grade) club, will meet every Thursday evening, starting October 12, 2017. from 5:30 p.m.- 6:30 p.m.. The YMCA will provide all equipment. 

Session Dates:

Starts October 12, 2017 

Session Day/ Time:

Thursdays 5:30 p.m.-6:30 p.m.

For questions and more information about the program, contact League Manager Dan Matheson.

 


CROSSFIT KIDS

CrossFit Kids teaches proper form and mechanics in functional and athletic movements in classes that are different every day. It is the goal of the program to make fitness fun and accessible for all. Each child is instructed at his or her level, allowing each participant to experience challenges and rewards with every class.

The focus is on: Strength, Balance, Coordination, Flexibility, Stamina, Speed, Agility, Power, Endurance and Accuracy.

Session Dates:

January 8-30, 2018
February 5-27, 2018
March 5-28, 2018
April 2-26, 2018
May 2-24, 2018

CrossFit Kids 1st-4th grade
Tuesday and Thursday 3:45 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. 

CrossFit Savages 5th– 8th grade
Monday and Wednesday 3:45 p.m.- 4:30 p.m. 

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For questions and more information about the program, contact Kristin Rotert or Jackie Braun.

Cost

CrossFit Member $40.00
CrossFit Non Member $50.00
** Sibling Discount Available


 

 

ZUMBA KIDS  

(Ages 8-12 years old) 
Zumba Kids classes feature kid-friendly routines based on original Zumba choreography. We break down the steps, add games, activities and cultural exploration elements into the class structure. 

 

ZUMBA KIDS JR.  

(Ages 4-7 years old) 
Zumba Kids Jr. classes are rockin’, high-energy dance parties packed with kid friendly routines. We break down steps, add games, activities and cultural exploration elements into the class structure