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CORAL GABLES YOUTH ATHLETICS

Athletic Philosophy: the Coral Gables Parks and recreation Division has adopted the philosophy of providing a fun, recreational, instructional athletic program while creating an “athlete first-winning second” environment for our participants.

Team selection: Player evaluation is standard procedure for team formation. Players will be evaluated on their skill level and placed on teams accordingly. Evaluation dates and times will be provided at registration.

Equipment: team athletic equipment is provided by the Coral Gables Parks and recreation Division.

Uniforms: Uniforms are provided by the Coral Gables Parks and Recreation Division. Full uniforms must be worn by all participants in order to participate in games. Shoes, shin guards, knee guards etc. are the responsibility of the participant.

Transportation: Players are responsible for their own transportation to and from practices and games.

Registration: Registration for athletic programs is accepted Monday-Friday from 8:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m. and Saturdays from 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m., at the Coral Gables youth Center located at 405 University Drive. All participants must present a Birth Certificate with appropriate age by start of program at the time of registration.

Player Commitment: To ensure the quality of the athletic experience for each participant, players are expected to make a commitment to the sport and attend practices and games as scheduled.

Volunteer Coaches: The Coral Gables Youth Center athletics programs are supported by volunteer coaches, made primarily of parents. If you are interested in volunteering your time as a coach, please contact Carlos Pichardo at (305) 460-5600 for more details. Thank you to all our Current Volunteers!

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BLUE DEVILS COACH PITCH
Ages 5 - 8 years old

January 23 - May 31
Mondays and Wednesdays from 5:00 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.

(January 23 & 25 at Phillips Park)

Fee:
Members..............$210
Residents..............$275
Non-Residents......$340

A one-time fee of $75 per participant is required, and includes uniform, practice
shirt, game jersey, and registration. Payable to Diamond Degree.            

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BLUE DEVILS BASEBALL SKILLS TRAINING
Ages: 9 - 12 years old          

February 1 - May 31
Mondays and Thursdays from 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.

Fee:
Members..............$244
Residents..............$325
Non-Residents......$406

A one-time fee of $75 per participant is required, and includes uniform, practice
shirt, game jersey, and registration. Payable to Diamond Degree.

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BLUE DEVILS SOFTBALL SKILLS TRAINING
Ages 8 - 12 years old

March 1 - May 31
Mondays and Wednesdays from 5:00 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.

**Registration is required by January 30

Fee:
Members..............$175
Residents..............$226
Non-Residents......$275

A one-time fee of $75 per participant is required, and includes uniform, practice
shirt, game jersey, and registration. Payable to Diamond Degree.

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GIRLS VOLLEYBALL
Ages: 8 - 14 years old
Season: August 28 - November 18, 2017

Ages 8 - 11 years old - Junior Division:
Practices: Mondays and Wednesdays, 5:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m., 6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Games: Wednesdays, 5:00 p.m., 6:00 p.m., 7:00 p.m. Saturdays, 9:00 a.m., 10:00 a.m., 11:00 a.m., 12:00 p.m.

Ages 12 - 15 years old - Senior Division:
Practices: Tuesdays and Thursdays 6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m., 7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Games: Thursdays, 6:00 p.m., 7:00 p.m., 8:00 p.m. Saturdays, 12:00 p.m., 1:00 p.m., 2:00 p.m., 3:00 p.m.

Registration                Date:                 Fee:
Members................... July 18..............$153
Residents................... July 25..............$205
Non-Residents............ August 1............$256      
           

           

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FLAG FOOTBALL LEAGUE

Ages: 7 - 13 years old
Season: September 26 - December 16, 2017

Ages 7 - 9 years old:

Practices: Tuesdays and Thursdays, 5:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m., 6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Games: Thursdays, 5:00 p.m., 6:00 p.m., 7:00 p.m., 8:00 p.m. Saturdays, 9:00 a.m., 10:00 a.m., 11:00 a.m., 12:00 p.m., 1:00 p.m.

Ages 10 - 13 years old:
Practices: Tuesdays and Thursdays 6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m., 7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Games: Tuesdays, 5:00 p.m., 6:00 p.m., 7:00 p.m., 8:00 p.m. Fridays, 6:00 p.m., 7:00 p.m., 8:00 p.m.
Registration                 Date:                 Fee:
Members................... July 18..............$153
Residents................... July 25..............$205
Non-Residents............ August 1............$256         
                         


MVP BASKETBALL SKILLS ACADEMY & ADVANCED GROUP TRAINING
Ages 5-18 years old
MVP (Mentoring Valuable Protégés) Basketball is a skill development training
program designed to teach and enhance basketball fundamentals such as ball
handling, passing, rebounding, shooting, defense, footwork and rules. Bring water bottle to training.

Winter/Spring Session: January 13 - June 9
Fall Session: June 12 - August 18


Skills Academy
Ages 5-8 years old: 5:00 - 6:00 p.m.
Ages 9-12 years old: 6:00 - 7:00 p.m.


Winter Session Fee:
Member..............$94
Resident..............$125
Non-Resident......$156

Spring Session Fee:
Member..............$112
Resident..............$150
Non-Resident......$188


Fall Session Fee: (June 12 - August 18)
Member..............$101
Resident..............$135
Non-Resident......$169

Advanced Group Training
Ages 13 years old and above: 7:00 - 8:00 p.m.


Spring Session Fee:
Member..............$150
Resident..............$200
Non-Resident......$250

Fall Session Fee: (June 12 - August 18)
Member..............$135
Resident..............$180
Non-Resident......$225

For more information contact MVP at 305-749-6090 or visit www.mvpinc.org


KIDOKINETICS
Ages 2-7 years old

The “Fun Way to Fitness.” Participants will be introduced to the basics of a different sport

every week, in a fun and non-competitive atmosphere. Activities include soccer, hockey, tennis, basketball, volleyball, football, golf, hula hoops, obstacle courses, T-ball and more. All classes are led by experienced coaches who will provide a fun and safe environment for learning. Kidokinetics focuses on individual achievement to improve participant's self confidence. For more information contact (954) 385-8511 or www.kidokinetics.com.

Ages 2 - 4 years old:
Mondays, 9:45 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
Mondays, 5:00 p.m. - 5:45 p.m.
April 24 - June 5 (No class May 29)

Ages 3 - 5 years old:

Mondays, 6:00 p.m. - 6:45 p.m.
April 24 - June 5 (No class May 29)

Ages 4 - 7 years old:
Wednesdays, 5:00 p.m. - 5:45 p.m.
April 26 - June 7

Fee:                       6 Weeks              7 Weeks

Members....................$62...................$72
Residents....................$82...................$96
Non-Residents............$103.................$120

T-shirts are available for an additional $10 (paid to KidoKinetics staff).


CORAL GABLES TRAVEL SOCCER PROGRAM

Boys and Girls ages 7-18 years old

The Travel Soccer program (Member of FYSA Florida Youth Soccer Association) provides
youth players the opportunity to participate in competitive and recreational league play.
(Divisions 1, 2 and 3). Teams will compete against other age-appropriate teams in the South Florida area and have the opportunity to qualify for league and championship
tournaments. Practices and home games are held at the Coral Gables Youth Center fields.
Players must attend and participate in at least one day of tryouts to be considered for
team selections. Practice dates/times may vary pending age group and coach availability.
For additional information please visit www.gablesrecreation.com, or contact
Jay Flipse at jflipse@coralgables.com or Art Centurion at acenturion@coralgables.com
or at 305-460-5610.

Boys & Girls Tryout Information
• Boys and Girls U9 and U10: 5 p.m. - 6:25 p.m., Tuesday and Thursday, May 30 and June 1st.
• Boys and Girls U11 and U12: 6:30 p.m. - 7:50 p.m., Tuesday and Thursday, May 30 and June 1st.
• Boys and Girls U17 and U18: 8 p.m. - 9:40 p.m., Tuesday and Thursday, May 30 and June 1st.
• Boys and Girls U13 and U14: 5 p.m. - 6:25 p.m., Wednesday and Friday, May 31 and June 2.
• Boys and Girls U15 and U16: 6:30 p.m. - 7:50 p.m., Wednesday and Friday, May 31 - June 2.

Fee:

Members.....................$202
Residents....................$269
Non-Residents.............$336

Additional coaches fees not included in program cost. Fees will correlate to coaches certification level and experience. Registration Requirements: Parents must sign a participation waiver prior to tryouts. A mandatory parent meeting will be scheduled
once players are selected and teams are completed.
(Players must be born between January 1, 1998 and July 31, 2009 to be age eligible for
Travel Program).


VOLUNTEER COACHES
The Coral Gables Youth Center athletics programs are supported by volunteer coaches, made primarily of parents. If you are interested in volunteering your time as a coach, please contact Jerry Jones at 305-460-5600 for more details.
Thank you to all our Current Volunteers!

Last updated: 4/19/2017 1:16:08 AM