ITASCA COUNTY FAMILY YMCA

Youth Sports

The Itasca County Family YMCA is proud to offer a wide variety of seasonal sports opportunities for our youth. 


Click for more information about youth swimming lessons.

 

Youth Basketball 

Everyone ages 10+ is welcome to sharpen their basketball skills in the gymnasium. Please check the gym schedule for available timeslots.

 

Youth Judo for Ages 6 - 15 years

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.

Fall 2022 10:30am-12:00pm
Saturdays Oct 22 - Dec 3 (NO Class 11/26)

Winter 2023 10:30am-12:00pm
Saturdays Jan 7 - Feb 11
Saturdays Feb 18 - Mar 25

Spring 2023 10:30am-12:00pm
Saturdays Apr 1 - May 13 (NO Class 04/08)

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

 

Karate - Beginner/Intermediate/Advanced

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

Fall 2022 6:30-7:30pm
Beginners on Tuesdays October 18 - December 20
Advanced on Thursdays October 20 - December 22

Winter 2023 6:30-7:30pm
Beginners on Tuesdays January 24 - March 28
Advanced on Thursdays January 26 - March 30

Spring 2023 6:30-7:30pm
Beginners on Tuesdays April 4 - June 6
Advanced on Thursdays April 6 - June 8

Location: Studio B
Fee: YMCA members free; Community members $65/session (Financial assistance available-inquire at the YMCA Membership Desk)
Register at the Itasca County Family YMCA or call 218-327-1161