Playing sports at the Tampa Y is fun for everyone! Kids ages 4-13 can choose from soccer, basketball, golf, volleyball and more. No matter which sport they join, they will learn the basics of good sportsmanship and healthy competition through the Y core values of respect, responsibility, honesty and caring.
Basketball at the Tampa Y focuses on the fundamentals of the game. The basketball program will teach and enforce teamwork, good sportsmanship and help participants build values. All players will participate in practices and games to learn and use their new skills.
Tampa Y soccer participants learn the fundamentals of soccer and teamwork in a fun environment. Throughout the season, players will learn new skills, practice good sportsmanship and build character values.
Volleyball at the Tampa Y is all about working together. Participants will learn fundamentals of the game and new skills and will participate in both practices and games.
With an emphasis on having fun and working together, the Tampa Y cheerleading program is designed for kids ages 3 to 12 and focuses on the fundamentals of cheerleading. Kids learn simple choreography, memorize cheers, and gain the self-confidence to perform during various sporting events at the Y.
Dance is not only a fun and healthy way to get fit, it teaches children how to follow instructions, memorize routines, and count in rhythmic patterns. Older kids will also greatly benefit from the confidence, poise and self-awareness that is inherent to becoming a dancer.
The First Tee – Golf
The First Tee of Tampa Bay golf program uses the game to teach children values like confidence, perseverance and good judgment. Kids will learn life skills like goal setting, how to live a healthy lifestyle and more. The First Tee believes the game of golf can help kids become the best person they can be. Learn more aboutThe First Tee of Tampa Bay here.
Gymnastics at the Tampa Y is a popular program that kids enjoy year-round. Our goal is to teach kids the fundamentals and skills they need to succeed in the sport. The gymnastics program and staff encourage the kids to stay motivated in their discipline, to continue practicing on new tricks along with values like patience, confidence and teamwork. The Tampa Y gymnastics program ensures a healthy, safe and positive environment and encourages all participants to work together as a team. Learn more about gymnastics at the Tampa Y.
Martial Arts / Karate
The Tampa Y offers Martial Arts/Karate for beginners through advanced skill levels. Kids may also be grouped by age and skill levels. Our Martial Arts / Karate instructors are experts in their field and strive to provide safe and ethical training that adheres to the values of discipline, personal growth and respect for others.