SPORTS - LOS ALTOS

Youth Sports

Indoor Soccer Class (Ages 4-14)

Youth Basketball League (Ages 5-14)

Tee Ball Class (Ages 3-6)

Flag Football Class (Ages 5-14)

Pre-School Sports (Ages 2.5-4)

Indoor Soccer Class

Kick, Pass, Score! Our 6 weeks soccer class for your young athletes will teach them the fundamentals of the game. We will focus on dribbling, passing, trapping, shooting, defense, and most importantly teamwork and good sportsmanship. We will incorporate game time situations after every class. For ages 4-14. Every Tuesday evening at the Grace United Methodist Church Gym (2325 E 3rd Street, Long Beach, CA 90814)

Schedule: Tuesdays 5:30-6:30pm

Important Dates:

  • First Class: Tuesday, September 10
  • Last Class: Tuesday, October 15

All practices will be held in the gymnasium at:

Grace United Methodist Church, 2325 East 3rd St. Long Beach, CA 90814

Cost:

Members: $45/ Non-members: $60

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

  • Where does practice take place? Practices take place at Grace Church Gym. 2325 E 3rd Street, Long Beach, CA 90814.
  • What should my child wear? All participants are given a uniform top. Participants supply their own athletic shorts (black bottoms are preferred). Black shorts will be available for sale for $8.

Youth Basketball League

Game On! This fun filled Fall Ball League will prepare your young athletes for the fast-paced game of basketball. Our league will help your young athlete develop their ball handling, shooting, foot work, court awareness and defensive skills. We will focus on the most important skills of them all: teamwork & good sportsmanship. For ages 5-14. Every Monday evening at the Grace United Methodist Church Gym (2325 E 3rd Street, Long Beach, CA 90814). Games will be played on Saturdays, times and locations TBD.

Schedule: Mondays 5:30-6:30pm

Important Dates:

  • Free Basketball Clinic: Saturday, September 21, 1-2:30pm
  • Skills Assessment: Saturday, September 28, 1-2pm
  • First Practice: Monday, September 30
  • First Game: Saturday, October 12
  • Last Game: Saturday, December 14

All practices will be held in the gymnasium at:

Grace United Methodist Church, 2325 East 3rd St. Long Beach, CA 90814

Cost:

Members: $90/ Non-members: $120

Jersey top is included.

For more information, contact Sports Coordinator Rafi Howard.

Register at the Los Altos Family YMCA or online!

Tee Ball Class

Swing for the fences! Our 6-week instructional Tee Ball program is designed for ages 3 to 5. It is a non-competitive program that will introduce the fundamentals of baseball in an encouraging environment. Your young athletes will be introduced to the basics of catching, throwing, hitting and baseball off a tee, along with teamwork and great sportsmanship. Every week a new skill will be introduced and incorporated in a weekly game. For ages 3 to 5. Every Thursday evening at the Los Altos Family YMCA

Schedule: Thursdays: 5:45-6:45pm

Important Dates:

  • First Class: Thursday, September 19
  • Last Class: Thursday, October 24

Cost:

Members: $45/ Non-members: $60

For more information, contact Sports Coordinator Rafi Howard.

Flag Football Class

Team Players made here!If you are looking for an alternative to traditional tackle football your are in the right place. Join us for our 6-week flag football class, where we "tackle" the fundamentals of flag football. We will focus on hand to eye coordination, flag pulling, footwork, offensive and defensive formations, route running and most importantly teamwork and good sportsmanship. For ages 5-14. Every Wednesday evening at the Los Altos Family YMCA.

Schedule: Wednesdays 5:30-6:30pm

Important Dates:

  • First Class: Wednesday, October 16
  • Last Class: Wednesday, November 20

Cost:

Members: $45/ Non-members: $60

For more information, contact Sports Coordinator Rafi Howard.


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Pre-School Sports

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Learn. Grow. Thrive. For ages 2.5-4. This program is designed for pre-school aged young athletes. Parents will have the opportunity to choose up to 5 sports that are offered over the entire season: Soccer, Track & Field, Tee Ball, Basketball, and Flag Football. Each sport will be an introductory style class environment lasting 3 Saturdays. Each class is 1 hour long and will be held at the Los Altos Family YMCA. Parents/guardians are encouraged to be involved and work with their child during the class. Choose the sports you'd like to participate in based on interest or availability

Saturdays at 11:30am-12:30pm

  • Soccer: Aug. 31-Sept. 14, 2019
  • Track & Field: Sept. 21-Oct. 5, 2019
  • Tee Ball: Oct. 12-Oct. 26, 2019
  • Basketball: Nov. 2-Nov. 16, 2019
  • Flag Football: Dec. 7-Dec. 21, 2019

Register before Aug. 31, 2019 to avoid late fees.

Cost: Member/Nonmember

Pick 1 Sport: $20/$40

Pick 2 Sports: $40/$60

Pick 3 Sports: $60/$80

Pick 4 Sports: $80/$100

All 5 Sports: $100/$120

Please contact Rafi Howard for any questions. 562.596.3394