Youth Sports

Youth Sports at the Columbus Family YMCA is a great way to introduce the next generation of kids to the sports world.

Our youth sports department offers various leagues and clinics for all age groups throughout the entire year. Fundamentals, recreation, sportsmanship, and values are just some of the many things kids will learn while developing a healthy mind, body, and spirit.

Fall Sports

Club Volleyball League (3rd-6th Grade)

Club Basketball League (3rd-8th Grade)

Rookie Flag Football League (K-2nd Grade)

Winter Sports

Rookie Basketball League (K-4th Grade)

Intro to Volleyball Clinic (1-6th Grade)

Spring Sports

Youth 3 v 3 Basketball League (4th-8th Grade)

Youth Volleyball Clinic (K-6th Grade)

Summer Sports

Youth Basketball Camp (K-5th Grade)

High School Summer Volleyball League (JV and Varsity)

Middle School Summer Volleyball League (7th and 8th Grade)

Summer Volleyball Clinic (1st-8th Grade)

Kickstart Soccer (PreK-4th Grade)

Little Tykes (Ages 4-6)

Summer Running Club


Jr. High 4 on 4 Basketball League

Join our NEW PROGRAM and help develop 7th-8th graders basketball skills as they compete against area schools in our 4v4 league. Games are Monday evenings starting July 12th and ending with a tournament on Aug 2nd. There will be a boy’s and girl’s division. Winning teams in each division will get t-shirts! Register AS A TEAM! 

Dates: Monday nights: July 12, 19, 26, and Aug 2nd

Cost: $150 per team (no maximum number of players)

Club Basketball

Join the many local teams and play for bragging rights in the Columbus area!  This league will run for 3 weeks, with 2 games played on each Saturday, starting Oct 30, for a total of 6 games.  Separate divisions will be made for boys and girls. Referees will be provided! Register AS A TEAM only!  This league is for Girls grades 3rd-6th & Boys grades 3rd-8th. 

Registration Deadline: October 8th, 2021

Cost: $200 per team

Flag Football

Join us for our Rookie Flag Football League! This league will run for six weeks, with practices and games on Tuesday night’s. Each team will practice immediately before their game, and all teams will play one game per week. VOLUNTEER COACHES ARE NEEDED (please contact the Sports Director if you are interested in coaching)! Team t-shirts are included with the cost of registration. Both boys and girls are welcome to play!

*This is a developmental league that is intended to teach youth the basics of football. We will not keep score for any of the games, and everyone will play as equally as possible! We will only accept individual registrations, and players will be assigned to a team/coach afterwards.

Dates:  August 31-October 5, 2021

Price: Members – $25, Non-Member – $60

Location: Columbus Family YMCA

Age: K-2nd Grades



Join our fall club volleyball league! This league will be for girls in 3rd-6th grade. All games will be on Saturday (8am-4pm). Each team will play TWO games each week. Register AS A TEAM ONLY. This will be limited to the FIRST 40 TEAMS! 

Dates:  Sept 18-Oct 16 (5 weeks)

Price: $200 per team

Registration Deadline: August 30

**LATE FEES of $25/team is received after deadline


Running & Motor Skills


Does your child run, play, or move at least 60 minutes a day? This camp will get your child up and moving! Each day we will be doing a variety of activities (3-4) to develop motor skills, build confidence and social skills, and help develop coordination; all while playing and having fun. Skills would include: throwing, catching, kicking, jumping, listening, and working with others.

Ages: 4-6 year olds

Day: Monday-Thursday

Dates: July 26-29

Times: 11:00 AM-12:00 AM

Cost: Member – $20, Non-Member – $40

Registration will begin: May 3rd for members and May 7th for non-members