Youth Sports


Give your child an opportunity to spread their wings by registering them for one of our many sports programs, including volleyball, basketball, baseball/softball, tennis, dance, and martial arts. Whatever your child’s level, they will develop the skills they need to improve their performance and confidence.

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                                                                            NFL Flag Football Page


***Currently In Session***

The Ashland YMCA is proud to partner with NFL Flag to provide flag football for K through 6th graders. Teamwork, fundamentals, and having fun are all points of emphasis we teach when learning football through the flag football model. 

Registration Fees:

  • $85 for Y-members 
  • $110 for non-members

        Little Blitz Flag Football (3-4 Year Old's)         

3 and 4-year-old Little Blitz is perfect for boys and girls and is a great way to introduce them to the game of flag football. They will learn how to snap, hand off and carry the ball. What direction to run, pull flags, play as a team and so much more.

Flag Football is quickly becoming the fastest-growing youth sport in the country. This new program will be great for first-time players who want to learn the fundamentals of football.

-6 Week Season; No playoffs!
-Practices:1-2 weekly practice (60 mins).
-Practice times will be determined by your child?s coach and will be set to begin 2 weeks prior to the first game.
-Each participant makes a team.
-Each participant will receive a custom Ashland YMCA Little Blitz shirt

                                                                        Youth Programs: JR. CAVS

Register For Jr Cavs

The Ashland Family YMCA is proud to be a part of the Cleveland Cavaliers Jr Cavs. Youth Program. This league focuses on the fundamentals of the game and helps promote youth development and character building on and off the court. 

Registration Open Now Until October 12th, 2022 


Instructional Volleyball

Fall, Winter, and Spring I:

Volleyball is open to boys and girls in grades 3-6. Our program will provide drills and develop volleyball fundamentals as well as actual game experience.

BASEBALL and Softball Skills Class

Winter II:

This 6 week class is open to all skill levels. This class will cover fielding, batting, bunting, sliding, catching, and touch on pitching.

Track and Field

Summer I: June 6th - July 14th 

Our Track and Field program is for ages 5-12 and will cover running events and field events including throwing and jumping. We will be practicing on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 10:00-11:00am at Mapleton High School Track. Meets to be announced later.

Registration packets will be available at the Front desk.

Member Cost: $70      Community Cost: $100




Our Little Stuff programs are for ages 3-5. These parent-child interaction classes will help improve coordination, motor skills, and social interaction while they learn the fundamentals of different sports. Equipment is provided but you are encouraged to bring your own from home so they are already familiar with it. All classes are on Thursdays from 5:30-6:16pm within the session dates.

Member Cost: $20      Community Cost: $40


Winter I


Winter II



Fall I


Fall II

The Ashland YMCA ™ 
207 Miller Street,
Ashland, OH 44805
(419) 289-0626

Facility Hours:

Mon.-Thu.: 5:15 a.m.-9 p.m.
Fri.: 5:15 a.m.-7 p.m.
Sat.: 7 a.m.-5 p.m. 
Sun.: Noon-5 p.m. Oct - March                                                                                                                                                                                
Child Watch Hours:
*subject to change*
Mon.: 8:30-11 a.m. & 5-7:30 p.m.
Tues.: 8:30-11 a.m. & 5-7:30 p.m.
Wed.: 8:30-11 a.m. & 5-7:30 p.m.
Thu.: 8:30-11 a.m. 
Fri.: 8:30-11 a.m.    & 5-7 p.m.
Sat.: 8:30-10:00 a.m.
Members: FREE
Non-Members: $3

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