Youth Sports

 

Healthy Kids Day Race

Saturday April 21st, Start Time 9:30am

Come and join kids of all ages in a 1 mile fun run through Christmas Run Park! Afterwards head into the gymnasium for some fun from 10:00am-12:00pm. Vendors from all different businesses and programs offer fun activities to get kids active and healthy! All participants of the race will receive a Healthy Kids Day shirt!

**Must Pre Register

Cost: FREE

 

T-Ball and Coach Pitch at Grace Church

April 30th – June 30th

Practices: Days and Times TBD based on coaches' schedules

Games: Saturday mornings May 12th-June 30th Times: 9, 10 or 11am

Join us this summer for T-Ball and Coach Pitch! Kids will be taught the basics of throwing, catching, batting, fielding, and base running.

T-Ball is available for any child ages 4-6 and Coaches Pitch is available for any child ages 7-9.

Coaches and volunteers are needed!! Please fill out a Volunteer Application at the YMCA if you are interested in helping.

Cost: Family Member $45, Member $60, Non-Member $75

 

CO-ED Adult Softball at Grace Church

Sunday afternoons May 6th - 27th 3-5pm

Join us for our first co-ed softball league. Each team will have1 10 players on field and 10 batting. Rosters can have up to 15 participants.  Ages 18+

Cost: $60 per team

 

8th Annual "Fore the Kids" Golf Outing

Friday, May 11th 9:00am (Rain Date: Friday, May 25th)

Bring a team of 4 to The Pines Golf Club for our annual golf outing! Registration will start at 8:00am with a 9:00am shotgun time. The registration fee is $300 and will include 18 holes of golf, a cart, lunch, complimentary drinks and more! All of the proceeds will help send local children to summer camp at the Y! For more information or to register, please call the YMCA.

Cost: $300 per team

 

Christmas Run Family Swim Party

June 7th 5-7pm

Join the YMCA and City of Wooster for a family swim party! The party will be held after hours at Christmas Run pool. We will have hotdogs, chips, and drinks. Come on down and enjoy a late night swim with your family.

Cost: FREE

 

Introductory Sports Conditioning and Lifting

Mondays June 4th - 25th 10:45am - 11:45am

Too old to be in babysitting, too young to be in the fitness center, but still want to have fun and be healthy? This is the program for YOU! We will be learning some sports conditioning basics such as ladders, cones, dots, boxes, etc... for agility and speed. We will also be learning some lifting basics with weighted bars, kettlebells, dumbbells, etc... for strength. This program will prepare you or your child to enter the fitness center at 13 and possibly prepare them for sports as they get older.

Must be between the ages of 8 and 13.

Cost: Member $16, Non Member $20

 

Independence Day Race

June 30th at 9:00am

Join us at the top of Christmas Run Park for some race day fun! This 5k fun run will be patriotic themed as we enter the Independence Day holiday in July! Come decked out in your finest red, white, and blue attire with your family or a friend and celebrate this holiday in a healthy way. All runners will receive a t-shirt and a small flag for completing this race!

Cost: $10/person, OR $25 for a family of 3 or more

 

Month of Miles Fitness Challenge

July 1st - 31st

The Month of Miles is our new fitness Challenge! Your goal is to reach 200 miles by the end of the month to win a t shirt. Feel like 200 isn't enough? Compete for most miles in the month to win a water bottle too! Half hour exercise classes count for 5 miles, hour long classes count for 10 miles. Spin classes count for actual miles you ride in class, remember to keep track! Treadmill, elliptical, and bike miles all count towards total miles!

Cost: $6.00

 

Kids on the Move

August 2nd – 23rd 4-5pm, Thursdays

This program is designed for anyone ages 10-18 who are not very active to get up and get out! Join us at the YMCA as we get active by going on walks, spinning on bicycles, jumping rope, swimming and more! This program will not only encourage physical activity and exercise but it will also help build self-confidence and self-esteem. Come on out!

Cost: Member $12 Non-Member $20

 

NFL Flag Football League

August 20th - October 20th

Age Divisions: 4-7, 8-12

Not quite old enough for the NFL? Well, join us for our NFL flag football league at the Y in the meantime! All games will be played on Saturdays September 1st - October 20th at Maurer Field. Practices will take place at Northview Alliance Church or Parkview Elementary. Practice and game times are TBD. Coaches and volunteers are needed! Please fill out a Volunteer Application at the Y if you are interested in helping.

MANDATORY Meet and Greet: Sunday, August 19th at Northview Alliance Church 1-3pm

Cost: Family Member $50, Member $65, Non-Member $80

 

Flag Football Cheerleading

August 20th - October 20th

Age Divisions: 4-7, 8-12 (Will cheer as one group, unless more than 15 participants.)

We want to encourage and promote cheerleading activities for our youth. There are no tryouts, everyone is on the sidelines cheering, but squads do differ in ability levels. Cheerleaders will cheer every Saturday morning September 1st - October 20th at the second game of the day at Maurer Field. Practices will be held at the YMCA of Wooster. All times are TBD. Coaches and volunteers are needed! Please fill out a Volunteer Application at the Y if you are interested in helping.

Cost: Family Member $50, Member $65, Non-Member $80

 

Outdoor Games

Wednesdays August 1st - 22nd

Join us at the YMCA for some fun outdoor yard games! We will learn and play games such as Corn hole, Washers, Giant Jenga, Croquet, and more! This will take place down in Christmas Run park, Parkview Field, or indoors at the YMCA gymnasium (if weather does not permit).

Ages 6 - 14

Cost: Member $12, Non Member $20

 

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Volleyball Camp

June 4th – 8th

Join us for a week long volleyball camp in the Woodland gymnasium. Come learn the basics of passing, setting, hitting, blocking and serving. We will also learn the player positions, court positions, rules of the game, and more! Any and all experience levels are welcome!

Grades and Times: 1st – 3rd 9:30-10:30am, 4th -6th 1:30-3:30pm

Cost: Member $40, Non-Member $55

 

Soccer Camp

June 25th - 29th

Join us for our week long indoor and outdoor soccer camp where we will focus on footwork, passing, dribbling, shooting, rules of the game, players and positions, and more! Will take place in the YMCA gymnasium or at the Parkview Elementary Field (will walk from the YMCA). All experience levels are welcome!

Grades and Times: 1st – 3rd 9:30-10:30am, 4th -6th 1:30-3:30pm

Cost: Member $40, Non-Member $55

 

Basketball Camp

July 9th - July 13th

One week of basketball camp? Just what every kid wants! At camp, we will work on dribbling, shooting, defense, as well as learning and reviewing positions, rules of the game, and so much more! Whether you've played basketball for years, or never played a day in your life, we want you here! Join us!

Grades and Times: 1st – 3rd 9:30-10:30am, 4th -6th 1:30-3:30pm

Cost: Member $40, Non-Member $55

 

Preschool Sports Camp

July 30th - August 2nd 9:30-10:30am

Sign your preschooler up for this fun and healthy summer sports camp! We will be learning a number of different sports such as Basketball, Soccer, Volleyball, Football, Hockey, or more!

Join us in the YMCA of Wooster Gymnasium from 9:30am-10:30am to help your preschooler blow off some steam and have fun!

Ages 3-6

Cost: Family Member $30, Member $40, Non Member $50

 

Flag Football Camp

August 6th - August 10th

This indoor and outdoor football camp is for beginners and experienced players. We will practice aspects of the game such as passing, catching, and making plays. We will also discuss aspects of the game such as flag pulling and blocking.

Grades and Times: 1st – 3rd 9:30-10:30am, 4th -6th 1:30-3:30pm

Cost: Member $40, Non-Member $55

 

 

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Triple Action Camp-Gym, Swim, Gymnastics

July 16th - June 20th 8:30am-4:30pm

Ages 6-13, all skill levels

Start at the YMCA gymnasium as we look at a different sport each day. Kids will learn the basic skills of each sport and play games to encourage these skills. We will eat lunch at the YMCA and then head to the Ellen Shapiro Natatorium for swimming lessons 11:30am-1:30pm. At the pool, children will learn a different stroke each day as well as play pool games. From there, we will head to the YMCA gymnastics center where we will have a snack break and learn gymnastics skills 2:30-4:30pm. At the gymnastics center, kids will receive lessons on each of the four pieces of equipment, play gymnastics games and more!

*Lunch will be provided through the school, however they may bring a sack lunch if they prefer.

Fees: Family Member $105 Member $130 Non-Member $150