Youth Sports

Our youth sports programs keep kids active, teach friendly competition and introduce healthy practices for life.

Soccer, Basketball, Flag Football and Volleyball are included with Household Memberships!

Sports Calendar

*Dates may vary by location. Contact your branch for the most up-to-date information.

Other Youth Sports & Play Programs include Gymnastics and Dance, Martial Arts, Swim Team, Sports Camps and Tennis.

All Programs


  • Who can participate?
    Boys and girls ages 2 – 17 are eligible to participate. The starting age may vary depending on the sport.
  • What type of membership do I need to be eligible for free youth sports?
    You will need to have a Household 1 (at least one parent and one child) or Household 2 (two parents and any number of children) membership.
  • What youth sports are included with household memberships?
    Youth Basketball (Winter & Summer), Youth Outdoor/Indoor Soccer (Fall & Spring), Youth Flag Football (Fall & Spring) & Youth Volleyball (Fall & Spring)
  • Can I play at another First Coast YMCA location if my First Coast YMCA doesn’t offer the sport my child wants to play?
    Yes, you can play at any First Coast YMCA location.
  • I have more than one child. Can each child participate in youth sports for free?
    Yes, each child is eligible for one free sport per season. 
  • Is there a fee for uniforms?
    Yes. The fee varies by sport.
  • Can a child play more than one sport during a season?
    Yes, but you will pay the full rate for the second sport.
  • What if I cancel my membership during the season I received free sports?
    You must remain a YMCA member thru the end of the sport season or there will be an additional charge.
  • If I am not a member, can my child still play youth sports?
    Yes, there is a non-member rate.
  • If I register for youth sports as a non-member, will I need to pay an additional uniform fee?
    No, the uniform fee is included in the non-member youth sport program rate.