YMCA OF COLUMBIA-WILLAMETTE

FOR YOUTH DEVELOPMENT
FOR HEALTHY LIVING
FOR SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY

Youth Sports OLD

More than just the game

When youth join, they develop more than skills—they develop character: teamwork, confidence, sportsmanship. respect, honest, caring are values that are emphasized in all programs. We offer a variety of programs for youth lead by dedicated Y staff and volunteers who have passion for youth.

Coaches lead players through drills and games that build skills, develop coordination and enhance a love of the game. But what makes us special is our philosophy—everyone participates. Fill your child's free hours with safe, fun activities around caring adults at the Y.

 

Program Offerings

Dodgeball

Dodgeball is a creative and fun program that youth can play to improve their aim and avoid getting hit by other players. 

Flag Football

The Y flag football program is geared toward youth who want to learn how to play the sport, brush up on the rules, tactics, and skills, improve their game and most importantly, have fun!

Martial Arts

Martial Arts contributes to increased physical strength, flexibility, balance, control, discipline, and spirituality. Students train with others at their own skill level progressing from basic stances and defense objectives.

Soccer

Our soccer programs promise no try outs, no getting cut and no bench warmers! Basic skills of the game are developed through soccer games and activities. Every child plays at least half of every game while making friends and learning new techniques, open to boys and girls, in preschool to grade five.

T-Ball

We focus on fun. Learning and participation is more important than winning and losing. Our T-ball coaches take the time to nurture your child’s interest in the sport, with the help and encouragement that makes everyone feel like a winner.

Volleyball

Kids will have the opportunity to learn the basic volleyball fundamentals such as underhand serving, setting, hitting, and digging in a non-competitive environment.