Areas of focus

Sports and Recreation

Midwest Marlins

For any information regarding the Midwest Marlins summer baseball program, please see website link or visit MidwestMarlinsBaseball.com

Location

Many of our classes and clinics will use both the YMCA and the RecPlex location for sports activities. Please check the class location.

Sports and Recreation

CONFIDENCE

We build it here!

*Regular training fees apply

YOUTH SPORTS/CONDITIONING TRAINER ON STAFF FOR:

  • Lifting/Safety/Form
  • Football Conditioning (drills, speed, agility, flexibility, core)
  • One on One / Sports Specific
  • Group Sports Specific
  • Off Season Baseball Cond.
  • General Fitness – Get Started
  • Level 1 Crossfit Trainer

The YMCA TRAINERS now have a TRAINER WEBSITE.

Many of our classes and clinics will use both the YMCA and the RecPlex location for sports activities. Please check the class location.

Baseball

Baseball Radar Gun

A new addition to the YMCA and Marlins program – Jugs Radar Sports Gun. Using DSP technology, this Radar gun delivers precision and versatility – complete with wireless readout. Jugs Gun available thrugh personal training, lessons, or Marlins Team activity.

Jugs Gun available through personal training, lessons or Marlins Team activity or in 30 minute time slots.

Please e-mail rweaver@ymcalancaster.org to book a time.
Fees:   5 sessions
  Member $125.00
  Non-Member $165.00

SMARTBAT - ZEPP Baseball

You Play – It Tracks

This sensor is placed on the bat and captures, measures and analyzes your swing in three dimensions and records 100 data points per second. Check: Bat Speed, Hand Speed, Impact Angles, Results Tagging, Swing Plane and Time to Impact. Any player that would like to get a SmartBat workout and data results – please contact Ryan Weaver at 614-935-4585.

Boxing

Amateur Boxing

Competition, fitness or self-defense, amateur boxing builds confidence and self-esteem like no other athletic program. Success in the ring is dependent solely on that athlete and his work ethic in preparing for competition. There are no teammates to blame a loss on and no shortcuts. This generates an immeasurable sense of accomplishment in the athlete. Amateur boxing is extremely safe and is among the most regulated in all amateur sports.
This class runs Monday thru Thursday from 6pm to 7pm.
Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Fees:

 
$20.00 per month
2nd Family Member $15.00 per month

Tee Ball Co-Ed

Tee Ball Schedule

4, 5, 6 year olds as of 6/01/17

This program is designed to teach the fundamentals of baseball to boys and girls in a non-competitive format. The priority of the YMCA is to ensure that every child has fun and learns valuable skills such as teamwork, hard work and good sportsmanship. Each participant will receive a team T-shirt. Glove required. Games will be held at Mary Burnham Park. The YMCA has started a 3 pitch coaches pitch to help get kids ready for the next level of baseball. Kids who have never played are encouraged to participate in the T-Ball Clinic offered in April 2016.

Registration deadline is extended to May 19
Registration begins Spring II Session

2017 Schedule

May: 30
June: 6, 13, 20, 27
July: 11, 18, 25 (Skills Night)
Tuesday
6:00 PM
Tuesday
7:00 PM
Fees:  
  Member $40.00
  Non-Member $55.00

Sports Camp

Campers will participate in various sports activities including: baseball, basketball, sports conditioning day, dodgeball, whiffleball and more. Lotsa fun – all campers receive a t-shirt at the end of camp on Thursday.
Parents, please note that activities could vary from the Main YMCA and the Rec Plex location. Participants will be contacted with specifics.
Please dress for activity and be certain to bring water for both inside and outside events.
July 09 - July 11
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Ages 5-9
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Ages 10-11
Fees:  
  Member $30.00
  Non-Member $50.00

Jr. High Football Conditioning

This class helps to prepare young athletes for the sport of football. Ladder drills, timed mile, core flexibility, and strength and speed and agility are all a part of this class.
Summer 1 Only.
Mon, Wed
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Fees:   5 Week
  Member $50.00
  Non-Member $80.00

Karate

Karate helps enhance self-esteem, confidence and inner strength of men, women and children who participate. All levels ranging from white belts to all degrees of black belts meet twice a week.

Mon, Wed
7:10 PM - 8:35 PM
Fees:   5 Week
  Member $15.00
  Non-Member $50.00

Racquetball Challenge

Each Tuesday from 6-9 PM, members may participate in a racquetball challenge established by a couple of distinguished players. You simply show up and sign up and play different competitors. Each game is to 11 points, to allow for quicker play. If you enjoy a challenge, want to meet new people and enjoy the sport, Tuesday Challenge is for you. This challenge meets at the main YMCA.
Tuesday
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM