The 5K Home Run/Walk & Kids' Fun Run will start in Clarion on Second and Wood Street. Walk or run the 5K which heads east on Wood and ends at Clarion University's Memorial Stadium. The Kids' Fun Run begins at Second and Wood Street and heads west on Wood, finishing at Clarion's Memorial Stadium. This event benefits Clarion County YMCA Youth Programs and the Clarion Little League. Cost is $25 for the 5K and $10 for the Kids' Run. Everyone that pre-registers by June 6 receives an event T-shirt.
There is something for everyone at this event. Pick your race: 5K Run, a 5K Walk, a 1/2 Marathon, or a Kids' Fun Run. Visit www.thePRrun.com for the full details on this event that benefits the Oil City YMCA. CLICK HERE to find out more about the PR Run Student Challenge. CLICK HERE for a registration form. Save $5 when you register online at www.thePRrun.com.
Soccer skills clinics teach fundamentals of soccer. This program is held on Saturdays at the Clarion County Park from June 4th through June 18th for ages 4-14. This program is a great refresher for our Summer Soccer Program. The cost is $12 for YMCA Members and $26 for Non-Members. Contact the Youth Coordinator for more information. CLICK HERE for printable registration forms.
Summer Soccer is a 7-week program that begins on July 9th for kids in pre-k to 8th grade. This program is a developmental, participation based program with t-shirts for all players. The program is held at the Clarion County Park. The cost is $20 for YMCA Members and $45 for Non-members. CLICK HERE for printable registration forms.
This is a competitive swim team that practices in Brookville and Clarion. The team attends USA Swim Meets in the Pittsburgh area. This is a long-course 50-meter program with many of the meets at outdoor facilities. CLICK HERE to learn more.
Held June 1st through July 28th. Practices will be held at CUP on Monday, Wednesday and Thursday from 5:30—7:00 pm. To participate, swimmers must have completed one season of competitive swimming or pass a swim test. Swimmers will refine strokes, turns and dives and work on endurance. The cost of this program is $80 for YMCA Members and $110 for Non-Members. Opportunities will be available to all swimmers to swim in three short course competitive meets at the Oil City YMCA. Practice schedule, meet schedule and registration available HERE.
Read and learn fascinating nature facts with fun nature-related activities each week. Meets each Wednesday from 3:00—3:45 pm at various locations in the community (YMCA, Clarion County Park & more). The program, held June 8th—June 29th, is for ages 3-8 and is FREE for Members & $20 a month for Non-members. Print a registration form HERE or call the YMCA at 814-764-3400 for more information.
A club for weightlifters ages 14 & up. Learn the basics of Olympic weightlifting and powerlifting at the YMCA on Monday, Wednesday and Thursday from 5:00—7:00 pm and Saturday from 10:00—12:00 pm. Technique and skill development will be taught in a positive, encouraging training environment. Coached by: Kurtis Bell & Jesse Kelley . Ongoing registrations will be accepted. Program begins June 13th. This program is FREE for YMCA Members and $5 per session for Non-members. CLICK HERE for registration forms.
Intro to fitness is a 10-week program focused on getting teen-aged youth active and educated in physical fitness during the summer months. Participants will be coached through workouts containing flexibility, strength, cardio, speed-agility-quickness and balance. Proper execution of all exercises will be taught by Duane Schmader, certified personal trainer and performance enhancement specialist through NASM. Program meets Mondays & Wednesdays 11:30 am —12:30 pm beginning June 13th and ending August 17th (July 4 session will be moved to July 8). Cost for members is $60 and Non-members is $120. CLICK HERE to register.
Family Fun Day will be held on June 25, 2016 from12:00 pm to 3:00 pm at the Clarion Borough Pool. Join us for kids’ games and activities in the pool and in the yard! Bring your friends. There is no cost for this event other than regular pool admission. Join the fun!
The Healthy Kids Running Series is a five week cross country running program in the fall for kids from Pre-K to 8th grade. Races take place once a week and offer age appropriate running events including the 50 yard dash, the 1/4 mile, the 1/2 mile and the one mile run. Kids compete for a chance to earn points and at the end of the Series the top boy and girl with the most points in their respective age division receive a trophy. It doesn't matter how fast or slow you run because all participants receive a medal and gift bag for their achievements courtesy of our sponsors!
Swim lessons are available at the Clarion Borough Pool. Lessons are with a certified and qualified lifeguard. Your child will need a swim suit, a caring parent/guardian or adult nearby. Registration forms will be available soon.
Preschool Tumble Time offers preschoolers a safe environment to walk, run, climb, roll, jump and explore. This fun, interactive class introduces children to the world of gymnastics while working on coordination, balance, physical strength, teamwork, and social skills. Classes require caregiver participation. Class will be held at the Clarion County YMCA in the Loft. The class is taught by Rachel Berry, certified USAG gymnastics coach with 6 years teaching experience. Monthly fee is $20 for Non-members and FREE to Members.
Session 1: Wednesdays from 4:45 - 5:30 pm
Session 2: Thursdays from 11:00 - 11:45 am
Tang Soo Do is for participants ages 7 through adult. This traditional martial art form has roots in ancient Korea and promotes self improvement, self discipline and self defense. Mr. Jeff Craig is the certified instructor. Monthly Fee: $40 Members, $60 Non-members. Class meets 7-8 pm on Tuesdays and Thursdays at Joe's Gym. This is a great family opportunity for parents and children to attend together. There is a special family rate where three or more family members pay the price of two.
Youth basketball for 3rd and 4th graders is a fundamental, participation-based program with games on Saturdays and one practice per week. Practices are held at or near local school districts and coordinated by volunteer coaches. Games will be played on Saturdays, February 6 - March 5. Schedules are to be announced the week of February 1st. Teams are built by the YMCA youth Coordinator. Gender-based teams are built for boys and girls. Youth basketball emphasizes equal participation, fundamentals, sportsmanship and teamwork. Registrations are due January 25th. Cost: $20 for Members, $40 for Non-Members.
This four week clinic will focus on basketball skills and fundamentals. The clinic is developmental, non-competitive, and provides equal participation. The clinic meets on Saturdays from April 2nd to April 23rd. The program is held at high school gyms in Clarion County. Registration is due by March 21st. Cost: $15 for Members; $40 for Non-members. CLICK HERE to print a registration form.
This clinic will be held on May 7th, May 14th, and 21st at area high school gymnasiums. The clinic will focus on the development of the basic fundamental skills of basketball with fun activities. The goal of the program is to get all of the participants involved and excited about basketball in order to create a foundation in the sport. Registration will be held April 5th - April 25th.
The Clarion County YMCA Riversharks swim team begins in October. New swimmers must try out. Practices are held Monday through Thursday at Clarion University Tippin Natatorium. The team is composed of 70 swimmers at various levels. Most children begin in a developmental group become more proficient in the strokes. Children move up through 5 levels as they learn. All children on the team are eligible to compete. Meets are held at our home pool and at away locations in the CENKEY league. Swim Team Registration is $90 per swimmer, plus a youth or teen membership. CLICK HERE for additional information. Please call the YMCA for more information: 814-764-3400.
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