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Youth Sports

Do you remember the first time you learned something new, with the support of a trusted adult, and surrounded by peers? This is what it means to be part of Youth Sports at the Ashland Family YMCA. We offer an open and accepting space for kids to earn new things and grow. Youth Sport participation helps create a foundation for lifelong healthy habits! All skill levels are welcome.

Multi-Season Opportunities

Taekwondo

Taekwondo is a fun, dynamic, and effective activity program. The unique combination of structured action tempered with discipline and good manners provides children with an appropriate environment to apply and release their boundless energy. We offer a safe place, a quality curriculum, and experienced guidance.

Full Court Basketball

An opportunity to practice, learn from others and have a blast! Thia classic and ever-popular sport offers the perfect mix of competition and camaraderie.

Boxing

Learn the fundamentals of boxing, or hone your skills at the Y! Learn from Coach Bob Brawley who has spent his life enjoying boxing as an athlete and as a coach. Learn new things, expand your skills and have fun. All experience levels welcome!

Golf

Come learn golf with the West Coast Golf Academy! Have fun, make friends and learn new skills. The classes begin in the YMCA gym and then move out to Oak Knoll later in the month to play on a real golf course! All gear is provided.

Fencing

Fencing at the Ashland Family YMCA is primarily recreational. Students will learn the technique, rules and etiquette of fencing with the standard (non-electric) foil, as well as skills that are fundamental to safety, and success in each of the fencing weapons (foil, saber and epee). Our program emphasizes respect, fun, and camaraderie.

To register for this program, or for more information, please email info@ashlandymca.org

Fall Youth Sports

Fall Soccer

As the school year begins and the weather cools off, soccer season arrives! Participants have the opportunity to develop skills and grow new friendships. Lace up your cleats for a season of laughter, challenge and cool Saturday mornings! Ages 2.5-12

NFL Flag Football

Build skills and gain self-confidence with NFL Flag Football at the Y! Volunteer coaches focus on developing players’ core skills such as ball handling, defense, offense, conditioning and more. In this game, there’s a position for everyone!

Winter Youth Sports

Basketball

Work as a team and learn about yourself! From beginners to trick shot legends there is a spot for you in our basketball league! Teams are organized based on skill level, ensuring fair competition and an enjoyable experience for all participants.

Fencing

Fencing at the Ashland Family YMCA is primarily recreational. Students will learn the technique, rules and etiquette of fencing with the standard (non-electric) foil, as well as skills that are fundamental to safety, and success in each of the fencing weapons (foil, saber and epee). Our program emphasizes respect, fun, and camaraderie.


Youth Fencing, 8-12 years, 1 day/week
T 4:00-4:45p

Fencing, 13 + years, all levels, 1 day/week
T 5:00-5:45p
$37 Y-members/$52 Community Monthly

A $5 non-refundable deposit per month is collected at registration. Equipment may be rented through the YMCA.

To register for this program, or for more information, please email info@ashlandymca.org

Fencing Practice

Non-Instructional practice. Must be enrolled in a Tuesday Class or with instructor approval.
T 5:45-7:00p and F 5:00-7:00p Drop-in $6 Y-members/$8 Community or Monthly $17 Y-members/$27 Community

Register at the front desk prior to attending class

Spring Youth Sports

Volleyball

Friendships, new skills, team work, and challenge: volleyball at the Ashland Family YMCA has it all! Volunteer coaches focus on building players’ core skills such as ball handling, defense, offense, conditioning and more. Teams are organized based on skill levels, ensuring fair competition and an enjoyable experience for all participants.

Spring Soccer

Soccer at the Ashland Family YMCA is where friendships are formed and skills are developed! Lace up your cleats for a season of laughter, learning, and challenge. Ages 2.5-12

Specialty Clinics and Events

Youth Sports Clinics

Clinics are multi-day or multi-week long sport single sport concentrated learning opportunities. They are offered in fall, spring, and winter depending on the local school schedule. Each provides a great opportunity for your kids to learn from experts and stay active!

Pickleball Clinic

Experienced player and coach, Cori Frank will be offering a pickleball clinic for young players to learn and play the sport of pickleball!

Lacrosse Clinic

Run by former SOU Coach, Mark Brown! Come learn the basic skills and game strategy of Lacrosse. Build strength, speed, agility and coordination. Open to youth ages 7 – 15

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