Summer 2018 Sports
Explore the sports programs currently open for registration at the YMCA of Greater Kansas City.
AGES: 5+ GRADES: Kindergarten-3rd Grade
FEES: Vary by center
LOCATION: Atchison, Blue Springs, Cleaver, Northland YMCAs, Olathe, Paul Henson, Red Bridge Family YMCA
All players learn game fundamentals, like catching, throwing, batting, defense and base running in a fun and supportive environment. Our baseball leagues progress with age to keep the game fun at every level, with the following guidelines.
- Tee Ball - provides players in Kindergarten-1st grade a stable ball while learning the basic motions of hitting.
- Coach Pitch - helps players in 2nd-3rd grades transition to hitting a moving target.
LOCATION: Red Bridge Family YMCA
Kids can stay active and learn a lifelong sport through instructional play with tennis at the Y. Sessions offer a positive environment where the focus is learning strokes, the rules of the game and court awareness. In addition, Youth Tennis gives young people an opportunity to build confidence, find their strengths and make friends.
AGES: 3-5 GRADES: Pre-K
FEES: $10 for Y Members, fees for Community Participants. $15 late fee for all registrations after the deadline.
Programs are offered year-round and vary by center but may include cheer, baseball, basketball, flag football and Sporting Tykes soccer. No matter which sport you choose, all players learn the importance of teamwork, fair play and fun. Players are introduced to fundamentals of the sport through instructional practices and scrimmage games.
Parent participation is strongly encouraged.
Looking for more sports fun this summer? Check out our Sports Camps for ages 5-12 in the Olaathe and Blue Valley school districts.
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