Sports Academy 

Fun, free sports programs for youth ages 10 to 14 years 

  • Five-week program that gives youth (ages 10-14 years) an opportunity to experience and develop skills in five different sports: basketball, baseball, football, soccer and tennis
  • One session per week with each week focusing on a different sport; maximum 10 participants per session during Stage One reopening
  • Sessions will be led by community partners who have experience in that specific sport
  • The program will take place in two cities:
    • St. Catharines
    • Welland
  • Program dates: June 19 to July 17
    • May take place on weekends or weekdays, depending on partner availability and site availability
  • Each session will have separate registration via Eventbrite
  • No fee to participate; the program is a collaboration between the YMCA of Niagara and Canadian Tire Jumpstart Charities
  • No experience required to participate
Supported by Canadian Tire Jumpstart Sport Relief Fund