For Youth Development

SWIM, SPORTS & PLAY

Youth Swim Lessons

Swimming is a life skill as well as great exercise and a challenging sport. The Akron Area YMCA offers swim lessons (for all ages), Swim Clinics, Swim Teams, so we can all safely enjoy the pleasures of an aquatic environment.

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Youth Sports Programs

Baseball, soccer, volleyball, flag football, karate, basketball, gymnastics and more help youth stay active and build valuable teamwork skills. At the Y, there are a lot of ways to get in the game while making new friends and learning to love a new sport.

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Youth Fitness & Exercise 

Healthy lifestyles are achieved not only by staying active, but also through an understanding of how important healthy habits are.