THE Y IS THE STARTING POINT FOR MANY YOUTH TO LEARN ABOUT BECOMING AND STAYING ACTIVE, AND DEVELOPING HEALTHY HABITS THEY’LL CARRY WITH THEM THROUGHOUT THEIR LIVES.
And the benefits are far greater than just physical health. Whether it’s gaining confidence or building the positive relationships that lead to good sportsmanship and teamwork, participating in sports at the Y is about building the whole child, from the inside out.
YOUTH BASKETBALL CLINIC (Grades 1-4)
Calling all basketball players entering 1st-4th grades!
Learn the fundamentals of dribbling, passing, shooting, and game strategy in this 8-week clinic. Each session, players will learn and improve their skills through organized scrimmage and drills led by our team of experienced coaches and volunteers.
All practices are held on our outdoor basketball court adjacent to the main parking lot and are weather dependent.
Sundays | Sep 17-Nov 5 (8 weeks) 11:00AM
BASKETBALL ELITE TRAINING (Grades 4-12)
We are excited to announce the launch of the Ridgewood Y’s BASKETBALL ELITE TRAINING for kids grades 4-8! Our aim is to develop tomorrow’s leaders by fostering confidence and encouraging camaraderie while honing their skills and enjoying the thrill of playing basketball.
ISDS SOCCER (Ages 3-14)
INTRODUCING A WHOLE NEW SOCCER ACADEMY AT THE RIDGEWOOD Y!
We’re excited to be partnering with ISDS Sports to bring our community a complete soccer training experience for kids of all ages.
Headed by Matt Higgins, ISDS is an all year round supplemental training program which meets the demands of the players and families to train in a positive atmosphere with players from all over North Jersey. Matt has been the heartbeat for North Jerseys Soccer Training for over 15 years. Matt focuses on high level, supplemental training for players that play on a town or club team. Kids will get attention on their individual skills and learn to work in a team environment.
Sep 7-Nov 13
Space is limited! Sign up today!
WRESTLING (Ages 12-17)
We are offering intermediate level wrestling training at the YMCA. If you are a beginner and would like some experience in the sport feel free to come out and get a great introduction to the sport itself and techniques to be successful. In addition, if you are an experienced wrestler that is looking to hone your skills or techniques we have an accomplished and accredited staff that can help you refine techniques to compete on the next level. Come and join us for the great sport of wrestling at the YMCA!
VOLLEYBALL (Grades 6-12)
Through skills and drills activities, participants learn the fundamentals of how to pass, set, serve, block, tip and dive. Foot work and technique are emphasized as players gain better understanding of strategy of the sport.
For more information on our Youth Sports Programs, contact Michael Oldham at [email protected]