Youth Sports

Middle School Sports

The New Canaan YMCA provides an opportunity for boys and girls to participate in a wide variety of sports throughout the year.

Archery (Ages 8-13)

Archers learn a unique sport that has been around for centuries but continues to excite! The class will be a mix of skill games and competitive shooting to carefully track the progress of each archer. Experience the joy of becoming a master archer in a safe and welcoming environment!
Basketball Skills (Grades 2-8)

Basketball Clinics (Grades 1-12)

Take your basketball skills to the next level! In this co-ed class, participants will develop individual skills including ball handling, shooting, passing, defense, and game play all during a fun and interactive program. All skill levels are welcome!

Non-Traditional Sports Club (Grades 5-8)

Everybody knows the big name traditional sports, but what about the little ones? During this nine-week program, we will get the chance to explore some of the lesser-known sports, including Gaga, Nine-square Mat-ball, Dodgeball, and Ultimate Frisbee. All of these sports are a little out of the ordinary, but are easy to learn and enjoy. Come and play in a friendly and welcoming environment!

Total Youth Conditioning (Small Group Training, Ages 12-14)

This small group outdoor training program is designed to get youth moving while having fun and getting fit. Each class incorporates fun exercises and principles taught by certified strength and conditioning trainers.