YOUTH & TEEN SPORTS AND RECREATION

Before registering, We recommend that all parents should read the following information regarding the signs & symptoms of concussions.

SPRING 2 – Sports & Recreation

Spring 2 Sports and Recreation are here!  Registration Starts April 3!

Session Dates: April 26 – June 13

Sports Makeup Policy

Program participants register for classes on specific dates and times. Unless the YMCA cancels a class, and provides a makeup, attendance in scheduled classes is the responsibility of the participant.  We cannot provide makeup classes or allow the participant to attend a different class. At this time, the Gymnastic Center is not providing trial classes. No refunds or credits for classes.

 INCLEMENT WEATHER PROGRAM MAKE-UPS

Please check the following locations for changes to our facility and program schedules. Check the Red banner at the top of every page on our website. If there is no red banner, there are no changes.  Check the Family Y Social Media Facebook and Instagram. Check the outgoing voice message at the Westport Y 203-226-8981.

Currently,  the Sports Department is not able to offer make ups for classes that are cancelled due to inclement weather because of limited space availability. ​No refunds or credits for weather cancellations.

Due to current Covid-19 protocols we are unable to allow spectators for all classes and programs.  We kindly ask parents to wait outside of the YMCA during their families program.

If you have questions, contact;  jkanaple@westporty.org.

SPORTS CLINICS WITH THE CT SOCCER & SPORTS NETWORK

SOCCER CLINICS

CT Soccer Network, a local based company, led by UEFA A licensed ex Manchester United and Atletico Madrid coach, Rich Sutherland will be running a 6 week block of soccer clinics throughout the spring months for players aged between 18 months to 5 year olds. The spring program will be run by professional coaches adhering to an age specific curriculum that has been designed through many years of work in Europe, Asia and the USA.

Sessions will include hundreds of touches on the ball while working on the players motor skills, social skills, color association and encouraging the players to develop within a holistic environment. Using a ball each as often as possible, the players will evolve through repetition and FUN based sessions. We will run the sessions within a ‘child’s fantasy world’ to help the players relate to the games and skills taught each week.

***The younger age group requires parental participation.****

Soccer Clinic 1.5-2 years of age
Age 1.5-2     Saturday   9:00-9:30am
Member Fee: $120

Soccer Clinic 3-5 years of age
Age 3-5     Saturday    9:45-10:30am
Member Fee: $150

Volleyball Clinics

Volleyball Clinics

CT Sports Network will be holding Monday afternoon volleyball clinics throughout the spring in the YMCA Gym.
The clinics are open to both new and experienced players and our master coaches will focus on teaching skills, rotations, game scenarios and the rules of the game in a fun filled environment. Our clinics are open to players in 5th through 8th grade and also all HS aged athletes. All activities will take place in an atmosphere which promotes good sportsmanship, teamwork and most of all, FUN!
All participants should have athletic shoes, water and you may also wish to bring your knee pads as well.

Dates –  4/26, 5/3, 5/10, 5/17, 5/24, 6/7 (Off Memorial Day)

Volleyball Clinic Age 11-14
Age 11-14     Monday    5:00-6:00pm
Member Fee: $150

Volleyball Clinic Age 15-17
Age 15-17     Monday    6:15-7:15pm
Member Fee: $150

Golf Clinic

CT Sports Network presents FUN Golf Lessons

CT Sports Network is providing a FUN, energetic, version of golf which young children in 2nd – 4th grade can enjoy with friends as they hit the target with their first golf shots. Our golf lessons are genuinely inclusive as it suits all abilities; every child can succeed in the games and with the flexibility between individual play and team interaction, it engages well with youngsters who might not want to play a traditional team sport. An excellent introduction to the game of golf that will help to develop good sportsmanship and concentration along with great hand-eye coordination & balance.

For 6 weeks of fantastic golfing on ‘great courses’, don’t delay, sign up today!

Golf Clinic Grade 2-4
Grades 2-4     Friday    4:30-5:30pm
Member Fee: $150

YOUTH SPORTS PROGRAMS

High School Rec Basketball
Grades 9-12     Friday   4:30-5:30pm
Member Fee: $90

Intermediate  Rec Basketball Games
Grade 5-8     Thursday 4:30-5:30pm
Member Fee: $90

Pint Size Basketball Skills – Monday
Grade K-2     Monday   4:30-5:15pm
Member Fee: $65

Pint Size Basketball Games – Tuesday
Grade 3-4     Tuesday     4:30-5:15pm
Member Fee: $90

Pint Size Basketball Skills – Saturday – OUTDOOR
Grade K-2     Saturday   10:00-10:45am
Member Fee: $65

Pint Size Basketball Games – Saturday – OUTDOOR
Grade 3-4     Saturday   10:45-11:30am
Member Fee: $65

Street Hockey – OUTDOOR
Grade K-3     Thursday   4:30-5:15pm
Member Fee: $65

Flag Football – OUTDOOR
Grade K-3     Friday   4:30-5:15pm
Member Fee: $65

Soccer Academy – Wednesday – Indoor
Grades K-3     Wednesday   4:30-5:15pm
Member Fee: $65

Soccer Academy – Saturday – OUTDOOR
Grades K-3     Saturday   10:00-10:45am
Member Fee: $60

Basketball Clinics With Right Angle Shooting

Basketball with Mike Evans and Andre Brooks of Right Angle Shooting  Clinic 
Westport Weston Family YMCA Membership Required

The goals of the Right Angle Shooting fall clinics is to increase players’ knowledge of the game, give constructive feedback on areas of needed improvement and push kids physically to improve skills both on and off the court.

Coaches
Mike Evans, a Weston native, is the President of Right Angle Shooting, a basketball instruction company in shooting mechanics. Mike works with NBA players, players preparing for the NBA Draft, and high school and middle school boys and girls. Mike was an All-State basketball player in high school and still holds three-point shooting records at Hamilton College. He played two years of semi-professional basketball in Belfast, Northern Ireland, where he founded a nonprofit, Full Court Peace. Mike has his Masters from Harvard University, where he was also a volunteer assistant coach.

Andre Brooks is a former Division I college basketball player who then went on to play several years of high level professional basketball in Mexico. Originally from Maryland, Andre accepted a full scholarship to play at Central Connecticut after high school. He has coached for over a decade, specializing in one-on-one moves and agility-based skills for boys and girls of all ages.

**We are currently waiting on addition information from the state in regards to the restart of youth sports.  The current guidance runs out on January 19.  As soon as there is additional information on upcoming classes it will be updated here.**

Upcoming Right Angle Clinics

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