Youth Sports

Youth Sports

Our Youth Sports programs promote healthy kids, strong families and a better community by placing a priority on family involvement, healthy competition, the value of participation over winning, building social and interpersonal skills and team building. Parents are encouraged to be more than mere spectators by contributing their time as volunteer coaches and team parents as well as being their kid’s number one fan.

Click here to view what youth sport programs are offered at each YMCA branch & why it's so important! 

Learn more about the foundations or our Youth Sports programs by reading the Seven Pillars of Y Youth Sports.

The YMCA offers a variety of programs that teach the fundamentals of the sport in a fun and entertaining environment.

  • Volleyball
  • Soccer Clinics
  • Martial Arts
  • T-Ball

Check with your local YMCA branch for specific offerings and schedules in your community.

Branch Contact Phone Programs  
Ankeny Ankeny
(515) 965-8800 More Information   
Boone County Makala Brinkly (515) 432-5925
Contact for more info
Grubb / Riverfront Derek Hannah (515) 868-0527
Contact for more info
South Suburban Robby Beyer
(515) 256-4314 Contact for more info  
Walnut Creek Ryan Westerkamp (515) 224-9901

Contact for more info

Waukee Laura Briggs (515) 987-9996 Contact for more info
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