Youth - Sports
Encourage your child to be active and enroll them in the many sports activities we offer. Nurturing your child to be active early in life will establish life-long healthy habits. Participants will develop physical and mental skills, improve self-confidence, appreciate diversity, and build self-esteem and discipline. Check out our sports offerings below. We believe sports and fun go hand in hand!
Each child has the opportunity to progress at their own pace with a progressive experience for all.
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Join us for most popular spring program! Youth and Teens will meet weekly at Metuchen High School to learn the basic fundamentals of various Track & Field events. Participants will learn proper and safe techniques from experienced coaches, in a fun and safe environment. Register today for our program and get your little one moving!
Location: Metuchen High School
400 Grove Ave, Metuchen NJ 08840
Contact: Marcus Farris at 732.548.2044
Please be sure to complete the required registration form, and the optional photo release form. Both can be printed and dropped off at the Metuchen YMCA’s Welcome Center.
Track Registration Form 2020
Photo Release Form
Instructor is a black belt in Shaolin Kempo Karate, blends traditional Shaolin Kempo Karate training and martial arts philosophy with modern self-defense and fitness in a disciplined and structured, yet very fun, atmosphere. Students develop greater self-confidence and ability to concentrate while building strength, flexibility, balance, coordination and improved cardiovascular conditioning. Students begin as white belts and progress through colored belt ranks as they achieve greater proficiency. Ask for details on uniform.
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Ping Pong (Ages 5-12 years)
Turn your love for recreational Ping Pong into a game of strategy and skill!
Basketball (Ages 6-12 years)
South Amboy YMCA
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Emphasis is placed on learning the fundamentals of basketball while having a great time with friends. Develop individual skills of dribbling, shooting and passing.
Cyclones Travel Basketball
From somersaults to handstands, cartwheels, back-springs and across the balance beam, children with learn the basics of gymnastics, cheer and tumbling.
Little ones will improve their gross motor skills through fun age appropriate obstacle course. Activities are designed to help children run, jump, climb and throw.
Students will focus on developing motor skills and self-confidence wile developing core soccer skills and personal focus. The class will consist of fun, skill-building drills and soccer games.
Each week children will work on their motor skills and explore the basic skills of a different sport, including soccer, basketball, t-ball, track and gym games.
Game, Set, Match! Learn all about tennis, build skills and play modified matches. Follows USTA curriculum.