Youth Sports

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JUDO for ages 6 - adult

Everyone from kindergarten through adult is invited to learn the Japanese self-defense sport of Judo. Beginner, intermediate and advanced are welcome to come learn basic holds, throws, break falls, safe falls, injury prevention and balance. There are tournament opportunities as students progress.

Class meets on Saturdays:

  • 8:00 - 10:30am 16 years old and up
  • 10:30am – Noon 6 years -15 years old

Summer 2019
Session I: June 8 - July 13
Session II: July 20 - August 24

Location: Itasca County Family YMCA
Fee: YMCA members free; Community members 15 & under $25/session, 16 & up $35/session (Financial assistance available-inquire at the YMCA Membership Desk)
Register at the Itasca County Family YMCA or call 218-327-1161

KARATE - Beginner/Intermediate/Advanced

Kids 8 years and up along with adults can learn some self-defense, get physically fit and gain confidence by joining in this traditional Japanese Karate class. Wear comfortable clothing or purchase a uniform.

SUMMER 2019 June 4 - August 27

Tuesdays 6:30-8:30pm Intermediate/Advanced for summer only
Location: Studio B
Fee: YMCA members free; Community members $45/session (Financial assistance available-inquire at the YMCA Membership Desk)
Register at the Itasca County Family YMCA or call 218-327-1161

2019 SUMMER YOUTH RUNS

Fun, non-competitive runs for children up to age 12. Youth runs take place on the YMCA outdoor track. Length of run varies by age: 4 & under run 200 yards; 5 & 6 year olds mile; 7 – 12 year olds run mile.
Participants receive a ribbon. Parental help/involvement is welcome and appreciated.

Monday June 10, July 8 & August 12
6:00pm – 6:45pm
Location: Itasca County Family YMCA
Fee: Free
For more information: Call Kris Bolin @ 327-1161

Register at the YMCA before the event

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