The YMCA of Metropolitan Dallas

For Youth Development ®
For Healthy Living
For Social Responsibility

Sports

The YMCA Youth Sports philosophy is to allow kids to participate in a noncompetitive program with an emphasis on fun, development of character, and fair play. We believe our youth sports programs help families and individuals grow personally, clarify values, improve relationships, appreciate diversity, develop leadership skills and most of all, have fun!

YMCA coaches lead players through drills and games that build skills, develop coordination and enhance a love of the game. We make sure everyone participates and we emphasize the development of character.

At the YMCA, everyone is a winner!

Mike Luzzi
 Sports Director

mluzzi@ymcadallas.org


Sports Camps/Clinics

Have your child have fun and learn a new sport or work to improve their skills.  Our summer half day camps will teach your child the rules and skills for the sport, and promote exercise and healthy lifestyle.  We also emphasize our core values, respect, responsibility, honesty, and caring.   

YMCA coaches lead players through drills and games that build skills, develop coordination, and enhance a love of the game. We make sure everyone participates and we emphasize the development of character.

FALL - Thanksgiving week basketball clinics - Now Registering

WINTER - Winter break indoor soccer clinics - Now Registering

SPRING BREAK - 2017 Spring Break coming soon

SUMMER - 2017 Summer coming soon

Learn more


Basketball, We Invented It!

YOUTH BASKETBALL

Ages 3-12 (age of the child at the beginning of the school year Sep. 1st)

Our youth basketball league has no tryouts and everyone is welcome. The YMCA youth sports philosophy is to allow kids to participate in at least 50% of the game. Thanks to the Y's sports philosophy and modified basketball rules, kids participate in a recreational program with an emphasis on FUN, DEVELOPMENT OF CHARACTER, and FAIR PLAY, while learning the sport and how to compete, regardless of skill level. Youth Basketball at the Y develops fundamental basketball skills, teaches teamwork, and promotes activity in a team environment. Learn more.


Soccer

YOUTH SOCCER

Ages 3 - 12 (age of the child at the beginning of the school year Sep. 1st)

Our youth soccer league has no tryouts and everyone is welcome.  The YMCA youth sports philosophy is to allow kids to participate in at least 50% of the game.  Thanks to the Y’s sports philosophy, kids participate in a recreational program with an emphasis on FUN, DEVELOPMENT OF CHARACTER, and FAIR PLAY, while learning the sport and how to compete, regardless of skill level.  Youth soccer at the Y develops fundamental soccer skills, teaches teamwork, and promotes physical activity in a team environment. Learn More


Flag Football

YOUTH FLAG FOOTBALL

Ages 5 - 12 (age of the child at the beginning of the school year Sep. 1st)

Our youth Flag Football league has no tryouts and everyone is welcome. Thanks to the Y’s sports philosophy and Flag Football rules, kids participate in every game and receive equal playing time, regardless of skill level.  Youth Flag Football at the Y develops fundamental football skills, teaches teamwork and promotes physical activity in a team environment.  Learn More


T-Ball

SUMMER T-BALL

Ages 3-6 (age of the child at the beginning of the school year Sep. 1st)

The focus in our T-Ball league's is to have fun, meet new friends and play in a non-competitive environment.  Y T-Ball is designed to teach young baseball players the fundamentals of the game. Players will learn how to catch, throw, and bat in a fun team environment.  All players bat every inning to ensure equal participation. Learn More.



Registration Deadlines

Fall 2016 AUG. 29th
Winter 2016/17 Nov. 7th
Spring 2017 TBD
Summer 2017 TBD