Youth Athletics

We teach our youth that character counts! We teach Fairness, Caring, Citizenship, Respect, Responsibility and Trustworthiness while focusing on academic achievement.

Baseball for All!BASEBALL FOR ALL!

This FREE program is offered through a partnership with the non-profit corporation
Noah's Endeavor, Inc., for children with special physical and developmental needs.
The program teaches children to be comfortable on the field while they have fun and learn important safety skills.

Location: Albert "Ray" Massey (Westside) Park, 1001 NW 34th Street, Ballfield #1
Program Dates & Hours: Sundays: 2 pm–4 pm; March: 8, 15, 22, 29; April: 12

Please call Noah's Endeavor352-275-9639, visit www.noahsendeavor.org or email info@noahsendeavor.org.

GAINESVILLE YOUTH BASEBALL AND SOFTBALL
2015 Spring Registration

Three different registration dates and locations:

  • Tuesday, January 20, 2015 from 5:00pm–7:00pm at Sports Authority
  • Thursday, January 22, 2015 from 5:00pm–7:00pm at Albert "Ray" Massey (Westside) Park
  • Saturday, January 24, 2015 from 9:00am–12:00pm at Play It Again Sports

Baseball Ages & Fees
Ages: T-ball ages 4–6, Rookies 7–8, Minors 9–10, Majors 11–12, Seniors 13–15
Fees: $125 for ages 4–12, $150 for ages 13–15 (includes jersey, hat, pants and trophy)

Softball Divisions & Fees
Divisions: 8U, 10U, 12U, 14U, 16U
Fees: $105 for ages 6–16 (includes jersey and tropy)Gainesville Fastpitch Softball Logo

CONTACT:

Call: (813) 394-3852,
Email: gainesvilleyouthbaseball@yahoo.com
Web: www.gainesvilleyouthbaseball.com and www.gainesvillefastpitch.org
Social Media: Gainesville Youth Baseball Facebook and Gainesville Fastpitch Facebook

Gainesville Youth Baseball, Inc. and Gainesville Fastpitch Softaball is a non-profit (501(c)(3), parent-run organization, in partnership with the City of Gainesville Parks, Recreation, and Cultural Affairs Department.

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ACES IN MOTION

 

The Aces in Motion’s primary goals are to provide tennis and physical fitness instruction, life skills mentoring (discipline, team work, goal setting, problem solving, respect, and conflict resolution), and an enrichment academic curriculum in an after-school environment.

Location:  TB McPherson Recreation Complex, 1717 SE 15th Street, Gainesville, FL 32641

Times: Mondays: 2:00–6:00 pm; Wednesdays: 12:00–6:00 pm; Fridays: 2:00–6:00 pm

 
Learn more about Aces in Motion

Pop Warner CheerleadingPOP WARNER CHEERLEADING

Girls practice with others of similar age and size. For ages 5 –15 depending on age and weight. Pop Warner also promotes academic performance with a chance for scholarships and other national recognition! 

New Division! UNLIMITED: Ages 11–14

Cheerleading Regular Season: 6–9 games, August–October. 
Practice Location:
Martin Luther King Jr. Multipurpose Center Complex, 1028 NE 14th Street. 
Parents & Volunteers Needed! Get involved with coaching, fundraising and more.
Registration Dates: 
April 28 – July 31, 2014, or until teams are filled.
The first official day of practice is August 1 of each year.
Fees:
Before June 30, 2014: City Resident*: $35.50; Non-City Resident: $60.50
After July 1, 2014: City Resident*: $45.50; Non-City Resident: $70.50
*GRU Bill or Voter ID card required for verification.

Register in Person

Thomas Center, Bldg. B, 306 NE 6th Avenue, 3rd Floor, 
Monday through Thursday 7:00 am–6:00 pm. 
For information, please contact us at 352-334-5067

Download Registration Form and Requirements

2014 Home School Form

For info on P.A.Y.S. course required for all parents prior to registration Click Here

Pop Warner FootballPOP WARNER FOOTBALL

Youth compete and practice with others of similar age and size. For ages 5–15 depending on age and weight. Pop Warner also promotes academic performance with a chance for scholarships and other national recognition!

Parents & Volunteers Needed! Get involved with coaching, fundraising and more!

New Division! UNLIMITED: Ages 11–14

Football Regular Season: 
6–9 games, August–October. 
Practice Location:
Martin Luther King Jr. Multipurpose Center at Practice Field, 1028 NE 14th Street. 
Registration Dates: 
April 28–July 31, 2014, or until teams are filled.
The first official day of practice is August 1 of each year.
Fees:
Before June 30, 2014: City Resident*: $86.00; Non-City Resident: $133.00
After July 1, 2014: City Resident*: $96.00; Non-City Resident: $143.50
*GRU Bill or Voter ID card required for verification.

Register in Person.

Thomas Center, Bldg. B, 306 NE 6th Avenue, 3rd Floor, 
Monday through Thursday 7:00 am–6:00 pm. 
For information, please contact us at 352-334-5067.

Download Registration Form and Requirements

2014 Home School Form

For info on P.A.Y.S. course required for all parents prior to registration, Click Here.

 

YOUTH COED BASKETBALL

Registration is now closed! Thank you.

Youth Coed Basketball = Sportsmanship + Character! 
No tryouts, all kids play, and it's fun for all! Practices take place at the Martin Luther King Jr. Multipurpose Center. Games begin in January and take place in Alachua County and the surrounding areas.

Dates: Practice starts December 1, 2014. 
Games begin in January and run through March 2015. 
Registration ends December 15, 2014.

The free skills clinics on Tuesday, Dec. 2 and Wednesday, Dec. 3, offer a chance for youth to work with seasoned varsity players and their coaches on the fundamentals of the game. The clinics are from 6 to 8 p.m. at the MLK Center and are open to the public.

Times: Practice is on weeknights 6–8 pm. Games are on Saturdays. Time of play varies by age group.

Location: Practices are held at the Martin Luther King Jr. Multipurpose Center (MLK), 1028 NE 14th Street. 
Games are played in Alachua County and the surrounding area.

Age Groups: Birth Certificate is required. Age as of December 1, 2014.
5–6 year-olds/7–8 year-olds/9–10 year-olds/11–12 year-olds/13–14 year-olds

Cost: 5–6 year-olds: City Resident: $64.75*; Non-City Resident: $96.00; 
7–14 year-olds: City Resident: $82.25*; Non-City Resident: $123.75 

Receive a $10 discount if registered by December 1! 

P.A.Y.S. (Parent Association for Youth Sports) 
Course completion is required for all parents prior to registration. The certification is good for 1 year. Visit the website at 
http://paysonline.nays.org and choose the option that relates to you:

  1. “Option 1”, a first time member, or 
  2. Member Login if a returning user. If you choose “Option 1” when prompted, select our chapter “Gainesville Parks, Recreation and Cultural Affairs” and proceed until completion.

For more information, please call 352-334-5067.

TENNIS

Mike Oranksy Gainesville Tennis Academy
City tennis programs are operated in conjunction with Mike Oransky Gainesville Tennis Academy at the Joyce Oransky Tennis Center at Albert Ray Massey Westside Park.

For more information, call (352) 376-8250 or visit Mike's Website.

For Junior Tennis Clinics times and info Click Here.

 Prices effective October 1, 2013.