Athletics

 

Registration for Winter 2020-2021 starts October 12th! Looking for youth programs? Click here

Click here to see which programs are offered during Winter 2020-2021

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Athletics Schedules: (TBA)

Youth Programs Fall 2020 Update:

To adhere to recommendations for programs we are making changes to our afterschool schedule. Regulations are changing frequently and we are diligently working to ensure we are following protocol to keep your child(ren) safe and healthy. We apologize in advance for any inconvenience. Please know that we are doing our absolute best to provide the best youth programs for our participants. 

For the full list of policies, click here.

Fever Screenings: all participants and staff will be required to participate in the fever screening process daily. Fever screening for staff members will be conducted before clocking in and participants will be screened when they are dropped off. Participants and staff members will not be able to attend programs if exhibiting:

  • Temperature greater than 100.4 degrees 
  • Cough, shortness of breath, difficulty breathing, or other respiratory problems
  • At least two of the following symptoms: chills, repeated shaking with chills, muscle pain, headache, sore throat, or new loss of taste or smell 

Any program participants or staff may return to programs if one of the following has been complete:

  • Had a COVID-19 test resulting negative
  • Have been fever free with no medication for 72 hours
  • Other symptoms have improved and at least 10 days have passed since symptoms first appeared

Check-In: Check-In for car riders will be held from 3:15 pm to 3:40 pm daily. No child can check into afterschool programs after 3:40 pm. 

Check-Out: Check-Out begins at 5 pm and ends at 5:45 pm. All children MUST be picked up by 5:45 pm or a late fee will incur.

Fees listed represent one-time fees for 13 weeks of programming and we do have payment options and financial assistance available. Please note: Fall 2020 programs will run for 10 weeks. 

Football Academy (NEW for Fall 2020)

Football Academy will be offered Fall Quarter. The coaches are eager to develop your child in the essential football fundamentals: blocking, tackling and ball skills while providing a safe, fun learning environment. Your child will gain an understanding of offensive and defensive schemes while working in noncontact, individualized drills for each football group.  

Price: $75 for Members / $110 for Non-Members

Soccer

Soccer is offered during Fall and Spring Quarters. Soccer is offered to ages 5 through 13. All skill levels welcome. Our soccer program is designed to introduce beginners and further experienced players while building self-esteem and incorporating sportsmanship, working as a team, and healthy living.

Futsal (Indoor Soccer)

Futsal, a version of indoor soccer, is offered during Winter Quarter. Futsal is offered to ages 8 through 15. All skill levels welcome. Our futsal program is designed to introduce beginners and further experienced players to an alternative style of soccer. The sport is fast-paced and incorporates a more individualistic style of play. The program is intended to build self-esteem, sportsmanship, working as a team and healthy living.

Basketball

Basketball is offered during Winter Quarter. Basketball is offered to ages 5 through 15. All skill levels welcome. Our basketball program is designed to introduce beginners, and further experienced players while building self-esteem and incorporating sportsmanship, working as a team, and healthy living.

Volleyball

Volleyball is offered Spring and Fall Quarters (will not be offered Fall 2020). All skill levels welcome! This program is designed to teach the basic fundamentals of volleyball. Offered for 3rd - 8th graders.

Cross-Country

Cross-Country is offered during Fall Quarter. All skill levels welcome. Our Cross Country program is designed to help your child create and reach goals, increase endurance, inspire sportsmanship, and introduce a life-long sport. Ages 7 through 14.

Track & Field

Track & Field is offered during Spring Quarter. Track & Field is offered to ages 6 through 12. All skill levels welcome. Our track program is designed to introduce beginners, and further experienced athletes while building self-esteem and incorporating sportsmanship, working as a team, and healthy living. This program introduces kids to every aspect of Track & Field - sprinting, middle- and long-distance, and all field events.

Sports Drills

Sports Drills are offered during Spring Quarter. Sports drills are offered for children 1st through 8th grade and are comprised of basketball, football and soccer drills. All skill levels welcome. Our drills programs are designed to keep kids in shape during the off season. Drills are designed to introduce beginners, and further experienced players while building self-esteem and incorporating sportsmanship, working as a team, and healthy living.

Transportation

The Athens YMCA buses in 23 schools per day. Transportation is offered for many Clarke County Schools, Oconee Schools, South Jackson, and some private schools. Please call or stop by the front office for details.

Price: $20 per day for the 13-week quarter. Example: if your child does 5 days of transportation, the cost will be $100 for the 13-week quarter.

Inclement Weather

Inclement Weather Policy

In the event of inclement weather, please check our website, social media pages or call 706-543-6596 for updates.

Tony Sorrells Football Training

Tony Sorrells is a 1990 graduate of Madison County High School, where he excelled in both Football and Basketball. He was a part of the 1988 state championship team for the Red Raiders. Tony teaches football strength and conditioning, speed and agility drills, basic, fundamentals of the sport, and safety and proper technique. All skill levels welcome. We're proud to have Tony in our Y-family.

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