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Log Rolling

Roll through the winter with the Log Rolling Club at the Baxter YMCA! All ages and skill levels welcome. Whether you are just giving it a try or a regular club member, you will be with certified log rolling instructors giving you all the coaching you need to progress your skills while having fun.

Registration:
Register at www.tridentlogrolling.com
(third party website)

Program Dates:
January 6 & January 20, 2019
February 3 & February 17, 2019
March 3 & March 17, 2019

Program Time:
4:30-6:30 pm


Triathlon Training: Sprint or Olympic

Triathlon Training: Sprint or Olympic

This is a triathlon training program designed to improve your running, swimming and cycling. This training will help prepare individuals for a Sprint or Olympic triathlon event. Swim and cycling experts will visit training sessions to provide additional guidance throughout the program. Participants will need to be able to swim 50 M without stopping, bike 10 miles and run at least 1.5 miles before beginning this training. There will be an informal meeting with the coach on February 5, 2019.

Registration Dates:
November 26-February 28, 2019

Program Dates:
February 12-May 4, 2019

Program Days and Times:
Tuesday  | 6:30-7:30 pm
Saturday | 7:30-8:30 am
*Tuesday sessions will alternate swimming at the Fort Mill Baxter YMCA indoor pool and cycling at the Gold Hill YMCA cycle room.

Cost:
Y Member $140 | Non-Member $180
*Register by February 16, 2019 to avoid late registration fee.


Discoveries Soccer Club

Discoveries Soccer Club

Winter Training Program


Open to ALL Boys & Girls

Ages: 8-18 years old

Dates: Monday, Wednesday, & Thursday December 3rd – 20th and January 2nd, 3rd, & 4th

Location: Manchester Meadows

Price: $225

What the program offers: Training/Games throughout the winter, Licensed (Collegiate) Coaches, Program Jersey for each player


For More Information: visit www.discoveriessoccerclub.org

OR contact Brandon Michaels at Bmichaels@globalpremiersoccer.com or call (843)450-1366


Karate

Our karate classes teach children respect, self-discipline, focus and how to lead a healthy lifestyle. The Fort Mill YMCA at the Complex has been providing Karate classes for over 30 years. Instructor, Charles Lingerfelt, holds the rank of Seventh Degree Black Belt. This program is offered in November and December.

*Registration begins October 2, 2018

Ages: 4-Adult

Session Dates:
November 2018-May 2019

Session Days and Times:
Monthly, Tuesday and Thursday | 6:15-7:00 pm (Ages 4-5)
Monthly, Tuesday and Thursday | 7:00-8:00 pm (Ages 6-12)
Monthly, Tuesday and Thursday | 8:00-9:00 pm (Ages 13-Adults)

Cost:
Member $75.00 | Non-member $90.00 (Monthly)

Click Here to Register

 


Biddy Basketball

Biddy Basketball

Biddy Basketball – Ages 5 & 6
This 7 week program is designed for boys and girls, ages 5 and 6, to learn the sport of basketball in a fun, sports- friendly atmosphere. Participants will learn the basic fundamentals of basketball including: dribbling, passing, shooting and defense. They will meet once a week and have a 15 minute practice, followed by a game each week.

Registration:
October 15 – November 12, 2018

Age:
Boys and Girls 5-6 years old

Session Dates, Days and Times:
November 26 – January 28, 2019 | Monday        5:30-6:30 pm
November 26 – January 30, 2019 | Wednesday   5:30-6:30 pm
November 26 – February 1, 2019 | Thursday       5:30-6:30 pm

Location:
Baxter YMCA Gym

Cost:
Members $35 | Non-members $125

Biddy Basketball – Ages 7 & 8
This 7 week program designed for boys and girls, ages 7 and 8, to learn the sport of basketball in a fun, sports friendly atmosphere. They will learn the basic fundamentals of basketball including: dribbling, passing, shooting and defense. Participants will meet once a week and have a 15 minute practice followed by games each week.

Registration:
October 10 – November 12, 2018

Age:
Boys and Girls 5-6 years old

Session Dates, Days and Times:
November 26 – January 28, 2019 | Monday     6:30-7:30 pm
November 26 – January 29, 2019 | Tuesday     5:30-6:30 pm
November 13 – February 1, 2019 | Friday        5:30-6:30 pm

Location:
Baxter YMCA Gym

Cost:
Members-$35 | Non-members-$125

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Youth Basketball

A 7 week basketball league for kids ages 9-17 years old. This is not a co-ed league, boys and girls are separated. Each team will practice one day a week and then have a game on Saturday, the boys U17 league (Ages 15-17) will play on Friday nights. Each league will end with a playoff at the end of the season. There will be an evaluation for this age group the week of December 10-15.

*Teams may not be requested. They will be put together based on the evaluations.

Age: 9-17 years old

Registration Dates:
October 15 – December 10, 2018

Session Dates:
December 11-March 9, 2019

Location:
Baxter YMCA Gym sides A and B

Cost:
Member $35 | Non-member $125

Click Here to Register

 


Smith Elite Training (S.E.T)

Smith Elite Training (S.E.T)

Finish the summer off right with one on one or small group training with Terell Smith of Smith Elite Training (S.E.T). Participants will work on basic skills such as: dribbling, shooting and footwork. This training will increase your basketball IQ, test your skills and help you become an all around better player.

Ages: 8—18 years old

Registration:   
Stop by the front desk to register

Session Date and Time:
Individual and group sessions will be scheduled through Terell Smith

Cost:
Y Members | Non-Member
One on One $250 for 8 sessions of 1 hour each
Small group $15 per trainee in the group

* All sessions will be scheduled through the trainer
Questions: contact Chris Thomas at christhomas@upymca.org

 


Boxing

Join Edward Jones, member of the USA boxing and operator of Jones Hands on Academy, to gain new boxing skills. During this training you will learn the fundamentals of the sport while enhancing your physical fitness, self-confidence, self-discipline and pride.

Ages:
6 and up

Location:
Training Room

Session Dates:
August-May 2019 (Monthly)

Session Days and Times:
Wednesday & Thursday    4:00 – 5:00 pm (Ages 6-12)
Wednesday & Thursday    5:00 – 6:00 pm (Ages 13 and up)

Cost:
Y Member $50 | Non-member $65

Click Here to Register for Youth Boxing

 


Rock Steady Boxing Against Parkinson Disease

At Rock Steady the opponent is Parkinson’s disease. Rock Steady Boxing is a program designed to empower people with Parkinson’s disease to fight back using speed, muscular endurance, footwork and agility to defend against and overcome opponents. Please contact Edward Jones, instructor, at 908-397-1061 to set up an initial assessment appointment.

Location:
971 Tom Hall Street. Fort Mill, SC
Complex Branch Training Room

Session Days and Times:
Classes on Tuesdays & Thursdays
1:30-3:00 pm

Cost:
Initial Assessment: $125
Pay as you go: $20 per class
Monthly: $150 (8 classes)