Find Sports Programs & Activities
At the Benjamin Harrison YMCA, sports and recreational activities are always available year-round. With the vast number of sports offered, we want to create an environment that focuses on a healthy lifestyle, confidence building, developing new skills, and teamwork.
Learn a new sport or enhance your current skills through the sports programs and clinics offered year-round at the Y. And the variety of our sports programming will help individuals make healthy choices, build relationships, and improve their physical condition. More importantly, the supportive environment that surrounds the YMCA leads to an enjoyable time and participants see the benefits of being healthy and active.
Unless otherwise noted, please visit the Member Services Desk for registration and additional program information.
Multi-Sport Try-it Clinics
Take your time and try it all. Not all athletes are the same it can take time to figure out what sports holds your passion. The YMCA’s multi-sport clinic is the perfect way to “try it out”. Each week a new sport and games will be introduced including basketball, soccer, and t-ball skills. Basic skills will be covered incorporating socialization skills within the class format. A fun learning environment where you can enjoy some time with your kids as they find their passion! Each session will have practice once a week for 4 weeks.View Days & Times
Interactive skill development lead by the YMCA’s best youth basketball coaches. YMCA basketball clinics will help prepare your athlete for wherever basketball will take them, by developing a “love” of the sport. Through positive reinforcement, skill development, and coach interaction our clinics will enhance each player’s desire for basketball, while teaching proper techniques for future achievement. Athletes will run through various skill drills to improve their agility and sharpen their practice skills. Each clinic will practice one time a week for 4 weeks.View Days & Times
Is your child a runner? Does he/she want to improve their abilities?
Then the Y’s Track / Cross Country Training program will keep your child running down the right path.
Not only will the running drills and flexibility training help young runners improve their technique, especially for running long distances, but will help improve their coordination for other sports as well. Our cross country program will compete in our All City Cross Country Meet, and have three dual meets that will be held on Saturdays. Check your center for more details on practice dates and times.View Days & Times
YMCA GIRLS BASKETBALL IS DESIGNED TO GIVE PARTICIPANTS THE CHANCE TO DEVELOP THEIR KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS IN A POSITIVE AND HIGHLY INSTRUCTIONAL ENVIRONMENT.
League will focus on skill development and the fundamentals of basketball.
(ages 8-9, 10-13) Girls Only
We will have practice one day week, to be determined at the parent meeting. Not able to attend? All your team and league information can be found at the Member Services desk, following the parent meeting.
Game days are on Saturdays from 9am to 4pm; times will vary based on age group. All games will be played at your local YMCA Center.
Each participant will receive a shirt on their first day of games.
We are always in need of volunteer coaches. If you have any interest in volunteering, please talk to us at Member Services or contact your Center’s Sports Director.
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Youth participating in basketball activities can be a great form of exercise that also helps form team-building skills and a sense of community.
Whether it’s practicing drills and free throws or perfecting your layup, the Y has the best basketball experience for you and your family.View Days & Times
Karate is a military martial art, recognized worldwide for both its effectiveness and deep philosophical content
The constant combination of mind, body and spirit, makes karate an excellent way to improve personal growth, physical training and sport realization. Please sign up for this 7-week class at the front desk!Email Us
Pickleball is an fun and easy-to-learn game that all ages can enjoy.
Combining aspects of tennis and ping-pong, Pickleball consists of rallies over a short net. This addicting game takes only minutes to learn, but can be a competitive and challenging sport for more serious players.Basketball Gym Schedule