Join one of our many athletics programs to keep your youngsters moving through the year! The Ballard Boys & Girls Club offers a wide variety of sports leagues and camps throughout the year designed for beginner to intermediate players. You can request to play with friends or have us find a team for your child. We’re always looking for volunteer coaches, feel free to contact Dennis Ho┬áif you’re interested in coaching your child or passionate about coaching in your community.

Athletic Programs Offered

Summer

  • Mini Sports Camps (grades K – 3rd)
  • All Sports Camps (grades 4th – 8th)
  • Baseball Camps (grades 3rd – 9th)
  • HappyFeet Soccer League (ages 3 – 6) Saturdays

Fall

Fall 2019 registration is open! Scroll down for more specific program details and registration links.

  • Fall Flag Football (ages 8-13) September – October
    • Ages 8-10: Mondays & Wednesdays
    • Ages 11 – 13: Tuesdays & Thursdays
  • Fall Volleyball League (grades 3rd – 8th) September-October
    • 3rd – 5th grades: Mondays & Wednesdays
    • 6th – 8th grades: Tuesdays & Thursdays
  • Volleyball Clinic (grades 3rd – 8th) Saturdays in September
  • Fall HappyFeet Soccer League (ages 3 – 6) Saturdays in September – October
  • Eastside Dream Elite Cheerleading (ages 7 – 18)
    • Session 1: Wednesdays September 18 – October 23
    • Session 2: Wednesdays November 6 – December 18
  • Fall Basketball League (grades K – 6th) October – December
    • K – 1st COED: Tuesdays & Fridays
    • 2nd – 3rd Boys: Mondays & Wednesdays
    • 2nd – 3rd Girls: Thursdays & Saturdays
    • 4th – 6th Boys: Saturdays

Winter

  • Winter Basketball League
    • 3rd Boys: Tuesdays, Wednesdays, & Fridays (meets twice a week)
    • 4th – 5th Boys: Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays, & Saturdays (meets twice a week)
    • 4th – 5th Girls: Tuesdays, Thursdays, & Saturdays (meets twice a week)
  • Eastside Dream Elite Cheerleading (ages 7 – 18)
    • Session 3: Wednesdays January 8 – February 12
    • Session 4: Wednesdays February 26 – April 1

Spring

  • Tee-Ball (ages 4-8)
  • Spring Volleyball League
  • Basketball Academy
  • Spring HappyFeet Soccer League (ages 3 – 6) Saturdays
  • Eastside Dream Elite Cheerleading (ages 7 – 18)
    • Session 5: Wednesdays April 8 – June 10

Fall 2019

Flag Football

This is a 100% non-contact sport. Boys and girls of all levels are welcome to participate. Pass, catch, and run your way into fun!

NFL flag leagues give every boy and girl in our community a chance to play in an organized, safe, non-contact football league wearing replica NFL jerseys.

Location: Ballard Boys & Girls Club Field

Ages: 8 – 13

Days & Times: 4-7:30 pm, 1 hour each day game or practice

  • Ages 8 – 10: Mondays & Wednesdays
  • Ages 11 – 13: Tuesdays & Thursdays

Register for Flag Football here!

Fall Volleyball League

The Ballard Boys & Girls Club is excited to offer a Fall Volleyball league! Register with friends or as a free agent — we’ll place them on a team! This is a great program for beginner and intermediate players. Teams will have either practices or games two times a week on Mondays & Wednesdays at the Ballard Boys & Girls Club gym. Teams will play up to 10 games with as many as 6 practices during the season.

Location: Ballard Boys & Girls Club gym

Ages: 3rd – 8th grades

Days & Times: 5 – 8 pm, 1 hour each day game or practice

  • 3rd – 5th grades: Mondays & Wednesdays
  • 6th – 8th grades: Tuesdays & Thursdays

Dates: September 4 – October 3

Register for Fall Volleyball here!

Fall Volleyball Clinic

This is a developmental skill volleyball clinic with Cyborg Volleyball Club. The clinic is run by Jane Collymore, former US National Volleyball team member and founder of Cyborg Volleyball Club.

Location: Ballard Boys & Girls Club gym

Ages: 3rd – 8th grades

Days & Times: Saturdays

  • 3rd – 5th grades: 11 am – 12:30 pm
  • 6th – 8th grades: 12:30 pm – 2 pm

Dates: September 14 – 28

Register for the Fall Volleyball Clinic!

Fall HappyFeet Soccer League

Each Saturday session begins with a HappyFeet class that includes a new skill introduction, followed by a small-sided game. Each child gets a dedicated coach that encourages them to try new soccer moves in fun and exciting ways!

Each session is one hour long for 3 – 6-year-old kids and organized by age group. Typically 3-year-olds at 9 am, 4-year-olds at 10 am, 5-year-olds at 11 am, and 6-year-olds at 12:15 pm. Actual time may vary depending on number of kids in each age group. All registrants will receive an email one week prior to the start of league with the exact time of the session, team, team color, and coach. Each registration includes a team jersey, end of year certificate and medal, and instructional coaching.

This program is run by Seattle HappyFeet.

Location: Ballard Boys & Girls Club Field

Ages: 3 – 6

Days & Times: Saturdays, 1-hour sessions between 9 am – 1 pm

Dates: September 7 – October 26

Register for Fall HappyFeet Soccer League here!

Fall Basketball

Join one of our fall basketball leagues designed for beginner to intermediate players. All games and practices will take place in the Ballard Boys & Girls Club gym. Teams will start the season with two weeks of practice at a set time selected by the coach. Following the practice weeks, teams will play games twice a week on two of the days listed below. Families will be contacted with team and league information.

Registration closes September 22. Practices start the week of October 7. The last day of the season is December 14.

  • K – 1st grade COED: Tuesdays & Fridays. Twice a week for 1 hour.
  • 2nd – 3rd grade Boys: Mondays & Wednesdays. Twice a week for 1 hour
  • 2nd – 3rd grade Girls: Thursdays & Saturdays. Twice a week for 1 hour
  • 4th – 6th grade Boys: Saturdays for 1 hour

Buddy and coach requests can be submitted during registration. Teams will be selected by the Athletic Director based on requests, school age, and other factors. Requests are not guaranteed to be fulfilled. All registered players will be assigned to a team, no try-outs. Each player will receive a jersey.

Volunteer coaches needed. Team sponsors welcome. Please contact Dennis Ho if interested.

Register for Fall Basketball here!

Eastside Dream Elite Cheerleading

Be a part of the Ballard Boys & Girls Club beginning to intermediate level cheer squad! You’ll learn dances, cheers, and beginning tumbling with opportunities to perform. Dream Team has performed at a number of community events including halftime shows for the Seattle Storm and University of Washington basketball games. Previous experience not required. Contact instructor with questions.

Cheer classes are run by Eastside Dream Elite Cheer & Dance.

Participants may incur extra costs for uniforms, equipment, or events if they wish to participate in any performances

Location: Ballard Boys & Girls Club Fitness Room

Days: Wednesdays

Time: 6 pm – 7:30 pm

Session 1: September 18 – October 23

Session 2: November 6 – December 18

Register for Eastside Dream Elite Cheerleading here!