The YMCA is where most children receive their first experience with sports in a non-competitive environment. We continue to be that place to nurture the potential of children and provide teamwork opportunities in a fun, supportive way. 

 

KICK IT INTO ACTION

Youth Soccer is an exciting sport combining team play and individual skills. While basic skills of the game are developed through drills and scrimmages, every child learns sportsmanship and values necessary to be successful in life.

 SPRING SOCCER PROGRAMS 

All programs are at Cornwall Park

Children will be separated into age or skill appropriate groups for safety.

Tiny Kickers (Ages 3-6 years)

Tiny Kickers classes focus on teaching fine motor skills and body control as well as basic skills like passing, trapping, and shooting. The class will also introduce life skills such as teamwork, sportsmanship, and respect as well as fostering a love for the game. 
 

Please Note:

  • Parents & kids must remain at the field during the program. 
  • Restroom visits are the responsibility of the parent/guardian.
     

Session #1:  May 10 - 19 (Tues/Thurs)

3-4 years:  3:00-3:45pm OR 4:00-4:45pm
5-6 years:  5:00-5:45pm OR 6:00-6:45PM

 

Session #2:  May 24 - June 2 (Tues/Thurs)

3-4 years:  3:00-3:45pm OR 4:00-4:45pm
5-6 years:  5:00-5:45pm OR 6:00-6:45PM

 

CORNWALL PARK
3424 Meridian St., Bellingham

 

$30 YMCA Members
$60 Non-Members

 SUMMER SOCCER PROGRAMS 

All programs are at Downer Field

Children will be separated into age or skill appropriate groups for safety.

Tiny Kickers (Ages 3-6 years)

Tiny Kickers classes focus on teaching fine motor skills and body control as well as basic skills like passing, trapping, and shooting. The class will also introduce life skills such as teamwork, sportsmanship, and respect as well as fostering a love for the game. 

Please Note:

  • Parents & kids must remain at the field during the program. 
  • Restroom visits are the responsibility of the parent/guardian.

 

Session #1:  August 1 - 10 (Mon/Wed)

3-4 years:  4:00-4:45pm
5-6 years:  5:00-5:45pm

 

Session #2:  August 16 - 25 (Tues/Thurs)

3-4 years:  4:00-4:45pm
5-6 years:  5:00-5:45pm

 

DOWNER FIELD
1114 Potter St., Bellingham

 

$30 YMCA Members
$60 Non-Members

Soccer Skills (Ages 7-12 years)

This clinic with progressively teach dribbling, passing, shooting and trapping, as well as beginning soccer strategy. The class will also introduce life skills such as teamwork, sportsmanship, and respect all while focusing on having fun! 
 

Please Note:

  • Parents & kids must remain at the field during the program.
  • Restroom visits are the responsibility of the parent/guardian.
     

August 15 - 25 (Tues/Thurs)

7- 12 years: 6:00-7:00pm


 


DOWNER FIELD
1114 Potter St., Bellingham


$40 YMCA Members
$70 Non-Members

     

Questions about Youth Sports, please contact our Youth Sports Coordinator, Aria Ludtke:  aludtke@whatcomymca.org

 

YMCA youth sports encourage healthy kids, families and communities by placing a priority on family involvement, positive self– image and a sense of fair play. Through our caring staff and coaches, we help your child develop the skills fundamental not only to play the sport, but also to be successful in the community such as cooperation, commitment, dedication and sportsmanship.