Baseball, soccer, volleyball, flag football, karate, basketball, gymnastics—check out the sports offerings at your Y and get in the game. Improve your skills, make new friends, be active with other kids and learn to love a sport at the Y.
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The YMCA has partnered with the United States Tennis Association for 10 and Under Tennis. Kid sized racquets, slower and lower-bouncing balls make this Quickstart Tennis program exciting and a new way to learn. The YMCA will supply use of the racquets. Program is offered at the South Shore, Ridgewood, Broadway and Prospect Park YMCAs. General Youth Tennis lessons are also available at the Dodge, Broadway and McBurney YMCAs.Find a Class
Learn and master the basics of passing, dribbling and shooting and practice your offense and defense in fun scrimmages. Program is available at the Bronx, Chinatown, Cross Island, Dodge, Flushing, Jamaica, McBurney, Prospect Park, Ridgwood, South Shore, Vanderbilt and West Side YMCAs.Find a Class
The YMCA follows a strict and straight-forward progressive Gymnastics program. Each level is geared to advance gymnasts in safe, consistent and productive progressions. The program teaches safety awareness, body awareness, values education and skills instruction with safety as our #1 concern. Program is available the Cross Island, McBurney,Prospect Park and West Side YMCAs.Find a Class
Lessons feature instruction in both fundamental and advanced techniques of ground strokes, volley and overhead strokes. Emphasis is also placed on control, consistency, point play and match strategy in singles and doubles play. Program is available at the Cross Island YMCA.Find a Class
This progressive program offers a comprehensive program of physical education, self-defense and meditation. Karate is designed for children of all ages. Regular participation in this program develops strength, agility, flexibility and coordination as well as focus and peace of mind. Program is available at the Bedford-Stuyvesant, Dodge, Flushing, Greenpoint, Harlem, North Brooklyn, Ridgewood and West Side YMCAs.Find a Class
A popular sport for young children, soccer involves running and kicking, as well as eye and foot coordination. It holds a young child's interest and provides lots of fun while improving coordination. Program is available at the Bronx, Chinatown, Flushing, Grosvenor House, Harlem, Jamaica, North Brooklyn, Prospect Park, Ridgewood, South Shore, Vanderbilt and West Side YMCAsFind a Class
This program emphasizes progressive tennis skills. Participants will learn the basics of forehand, backhand, serve and volley while having fun. Program is available at the Bronx, Chinatown, Cross Island, Grosvenor House, Harlem,Jamaica, North Brooklyn and West Side YMCAs.Find a Class
In this fun new class, children are instructed in age appropriate yoga poses and breathing techniques. Yoga for Kids is a great introduction to the mind-body-spirit aspect of exercise and an effective way to encourage focus and relaxation.Program is available at the Bedford-Stuyvesant, Harlem, Prospect Park and West Side YMCAs.Find a Class