Youth Sports

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At the Y, our sports staff, coaches, and volunteers all share a singular vision of helping all youth reach their full potential in life. We leverage the excitement and passion around recreational and competitive programming to create a healthy outlet for children to gain new skills, develop a sense of team and connect with positive role models.

T-ball, soccer, volleyball, football, and basketball – check out the sports offerings and get in the game. Improve skills, make new friends, be active with other kids and learn to love a sport at the Y.

Schedules

2019 YMCA of Northwest Louisiana Youth Sports Calendar


YMCA Cleat Locker

Do you have old cleats or shin guards? Donate them to the Y! Stay tuned for dates that we’ll open up our cleat locker to the public. Used cleats will be available for purchase for $2.00/pair, and shin guards for $1/pair. Or, you can exchange a pair of your old cleats or shin guards for another pair at no cost.

Questions?  Misty Alexander at MAlexander@ymcanwla.org or 318.674.9635


The Ultimate Goal

THE ULTIMATE GOAL (“the Goal”) is a collaboration between the YMCA of Northwest Louisiana and Shreveport Physical Therapy and Sports Medicine to create all-around healthier young athletes, not just in body, but in mind and spirit, and to carry that health with them throughout their lives.

View a full description of The Ultimate Goal & Meet The Ultimate Goal Team

Questions?  Misty Alexander at MAlexander@ymcanwla.org or 318.674.9635


For More Information About Youth Sports at the Y:

Jonathan Ford, Athletics Director
318-674-9635 | JEFord@ymcanwla.org

Programs

Summer Basketball League

Summer Basketball 2019

Basketball, Summer Sports

Program Dates: Jul 9 2019 - Aug 1 2019

Summer Basketball is a developmental program designed to assist players in learning individual skills as well as team skills. This is a program for boys and girls, 4-14 years old. A birth certificate is required to participate in this program. There is a coaches' meeting on June 20th at 6pm.

Online Registration: Mar 5 2019 - Jun 6 2019

In-House Registration: Mar 5 2019 - Jun 26 2019

Contact: Jonathan Ford at jeford@ymcanwla.org

Member: $45.00

Non-Member: $95.00

Registration has ended for this program.

Summer JUNIOR Grass Leagues Volleyball

2019 JUNIOR 2v2 Grass Leagues

Summer Sports

Program Dates: Jul 9 2019 - Aug 2 2019

No Program Details

Non-Member: $60.00

Register

Summer ADULT Grass Leagues Volleyball

2019 ADULT 2v2 Grass Leagues

Summer Sports

Program Dates: Jul 9 2019 - Aug 2 2019

No Program Details

Non-Member: $60.00

Register

Kids Triathlon

Gladiators 11-16

Summer Sports, Youth Sports

Ages: 11- 16

Program Dates: Jul 28 2019

General Information: Sunday, July 28th, 2019, at the BHP Billiton YMCA, 3455 Knight Street, Shreveport, La 71105. Race Begins at 8:30 am. Current Registration Fee is $20.00. Late Registration Fee is $25.00 after July 15th until Race Day. Gladiators (11-16) Swim-100 yards Bike-2 miles Run-1 miles Course Description: Race starts and finishes at the BHP Billiton YMCA. Participants swim in the BHP Billiton 50 meter pool. They will run on the path around the building, and bike down Flyer Drive. The race will begin at the pool inside the Y. Lifeguards will be provided for safety. Flotation devices are allowed on the swim. Bike course is closed to traffic. Awards: This event is untimed and all finishers will receive an official race medal. Packet pickup begins on Friday, July 26th, from 6:30 AM to 7:30 PM, Saturday, July 27th, from 7:00 AM to 6:00 PM, or on race day. BIKE HELMETS AND TENNIS SHOES ARE REQUIRED!

Online Registration: Apr 4 2019 - Jul 28 2019

In-House Registration: Apr 4 2019 - Jul 28 2019

Contact: Misty Alexander at mistya@ymcanwla.org

Non-Member: $20.00

Register

Kids Triathlon

Leap Frogs (4-6)

Summer Sports, Youth Sports

Ages: 4- 6

Program Dates: Jul 28 2019

General Information: Sunday, July 28th, 2019, at the BHP Billiton YMCA, 3455 Knight Street, Shreveport, La 71105. Race Begins at 8:30 am. Current Registration Fee is $20.00. Late Registration Fee is $25.00 after July 15th until Race Day. Leap Frogs (Ages 4 - 6) Swim-25 yards Bike-1/2 mile Run-1/4 mile Course Description: Race starts and finishes at the BHP Billiton YMCA. Participants swim in the BHP Billiton 50 meter pool. They will run on the path around the building, and bike down Flyer Drive. The race will begin at the pool inside the Y. Lifeguards will be provided for safety. Flotation devices are allowed on the swim. Bike course is closed to traffic. Awards: This event is untimed and all finishers will receive an official race medal. Packet pickup begins on Friday, July 26th, from 6:30 AM to 7:30 PM, Saturday, July 27th, from 7:00 AM to 6:00 PM, or on race day. BIKE HELMETS AND TENNIS SHOES ARE REQUIRED!

Online Registration: Apr 4 2019 - Jul 28 2019

In-House Registration: Apr 4 2019 - Jul 28 2019

Contact: Misty Alexander at mistya@ymcanwla.org

Non-Member: $20.00

Register

Kids Triathlon

Road Runners 7-10

Summer Sports, Youth Sports

Ages: 7- 10

Program Dates: Jul 28 2019

General Information: Sunday, July 28th, 2019, at the BHP Billiton YMCA, 3455 Knight Street, Shreveport, La 71105. Race Begins at 8:30 am. Current Registration Fee is $20.00. Late Registration Fee is $25.00 after July 15th until Race Day. Road Runners (7-10 years old) 50 yard swim, 1 mile bike, 1/2 mile run Course Description: Race starts and finishes at the BHP Billiton YMCA. Participants swim in the BHP Billiton 50 meter pool. They will run on the path around the building, and bike down Flyer Drive. The race will begin at the pool inside the Y. Lifeguards will be provided for safety. Flotation devices are allowed on the swim. Bike course is closed to traffic. Awards: This event is untimed and all finishers will receive an official race medal. Packet pickup begins on Friday, July 26th, from 6:30 AM to 7:30 PM, Saturday, July 27th, from 7:00 AM to 6:00 PM, or on race day. BIKE HELMETS AND TENNIS SHOES ARE REQUIRED!

Online Registration: Apr 4 2019 - Jul 28 2019

In-House Registration: Apr 4 2019 - Jul 28 2019

Contact: Misty Alexander at mistya@ymcanwla.org

Non-Member: $20.00

Register

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