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 if you're interested in coaching your child or passionate about coaching in your community. 

Summer 2021 

Summer Camps 

For additional information regarding summer camps, please our summer camp program page. 

https://positiveplace.org/2021/01/2021-ballard-summer-programs/  

REGISTER FOR SUMMER ATHLETICS CAMPS HERE! 

Summer 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 your child to try new soccer moves in fun and exciting ways! 

Each session is one hour long for 3-year olds – 6-year olds. They are broken down by age group and typically occur at the following times: 3 y/o at 9 am, 4 y/o at 10 am, 5 y/o at 11 am, 6 y/o at 12:15 pm. Actual time may vary depending on the number of each age group that registers. Typically, older 4-year-olds and 5-year-olds will move to the older age group, based on the number of registrants. All registrants will receive an email one week prior to the start of the league with the exact time of their 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. This program is not eligible for BGCKC scholarships.  

  • Location: Ballard Boys & Girls Club Field 
  • Ages: 3 – 6
  • Day & Time: Saturdays (1 hour between 9 a.m. – 1 p.m.) 
  • Dates: July 17th – August 14th  

Buddy and coach requests can be submitted during registration process. Teams will be selected by HappyFeet staff 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 tryouts. Each player will receive a jersey. 

REGISTER FOR SUMMER HAPPYFEET HERE! 

Fall 2021 

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 your child to try new soccer moves in fun and exciting ways! 

Each session is one hour long for 3-year olds – 6-year olds. They are broken down by age group and typically occur at the following times: 3 y/o at 9 am, 4 y/o at 10 am, 5 y/o at 11 am, 6 y/o at 12:15 pm. Actual time may vary depending on the number of each age group that registers. Typically, older 4-year-olds and 5-year-olds will move to the older age group, based on the number of registrants. All registrants will receive an email one week prior to the start of the league with the exact time of their 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. This programs is not eligible for BGCKC scholarships.  

  • Location: Ballard Boys & Girls Club Field 
  • Ages: 3 – 6 
  • Day & Time: Saturdays (1 hour between 9 a.m. – 1 p.m.) 
  • Dates: September 11th – October 30th 

Buddy and coach requests can be submitted during registration process. Teams will be selected by HappyFeet staff 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 tryouts. Each player will receive a jersey.  

REGISTER FOR FALL HAPPYFEET HERE! 

Fall Co-ed Volleyball  

The Ballard Boys & Girls Club is excited to offer a fall volleyball league for both boys and girls! Register your child 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 one practices during the week, and games on Saturdays at the Ballard Boys & Girls Club gym. 

Season concludes with a league tournament the last week of the session. 

  • Location: Ballard Boys & Girls Club Gym 
  • Ages:
    3rd – 5th Grade
    6th – 8th Grade 
  • Days & Time:
    Practices: Monday – Friday (4 pm – 8 pm)​​​ day and time determined by coach
    Games: Saturdays 9 am – 1 pm 
  • Dates: September 6th – October 23rd 

Buddy and coach requests can be submitted during registration process. Teams will be selected by Athletics 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 tryouts. Each player will receive a jersey. Volunteer coaches needed. Team sponsors welcome. 

REGISTER FOR VOLLEYBALL HERE! 

Fall Co-ed Flag Football  

  • Location: Ballard Club Field & Various fields around the county 
  • Ages:
    1st/2nd grade
    3rd/4th grade
    5th/6th grade 
  • Days & Time:
    Practices: At Ballard Club Field Monday – Friday (4 pm – 8 pm)​​​ day and time determined by coach
    Games: Saturdays 9 am – 4 pm, may travel to other clubs for games.  
  • Dates: September 6th – October 23rd  

Buddy and coach requests can be submitted during registration process. Teams will be selected by Athletics 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 tryouts. Each player will receive a jersey. Volunteer coaches needed. Team sponsors welcome. 

REGISTER FOR FLAG FOOTBALL HERE 

Fall Basketball (Kindergarten – 3rd grade) 

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 week of October 7th. Last day of the season is December 14th. 

 

  • Location: Ballard Boys & Girls Club Gym 
  • Ages, Days and Time:
    • Kindergarten – 1st grade co-ed:
      Monday and Friday, 1 hour between 4p-7p 
    • 2nd – 3rd grade boys:
      Practices: 1 hour either Tues, Wed or Thurs between 4p-7p
      Games: Saturdays between 9a-3p 
    • 2nd – 3rd grade girls:
      Practices: 1 hour either Tues, Wed or Thurs between 4p-7p
      Games: Saturdays between 9a-3p 
  • Dates: October 25th – December 18th 

Buddy and coach requests can be submitted during registration process. Teams will be selected by Athletics 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 tryouts. Each player will receive a jersey. Volunteer coaches needed. Team sponsors welcome. 

 

REGISTER FOR FALL BASKETBALL HERE 

Athletics Programming Overview 

Summer 

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

Fall 

  • Fall Flag Football (grades 1st-6th) Sept – Oct
    1st/2nd grade co-ed division
    3rd/4th grade co-ed division
    5th/6th grade co-ed division 
  • Fall Volleyball League (grades 3rd– 8th) Sept – Oct
    3rd– 5th grade co-ed division
    6th– 8th grade co-ed division 
  • Fall HappyFeet Soccer League (ages 3 – 6) Saturdays Sept – Oct 
  • Fall Basketball League (grades K – 6th) Oct – Dec 
    • K – 1st grade co-ed: Mon/Fri
    • 2nd – 3rd Boys:
      Practice once a week, Tues/Wed/Thurs TBD by coach, games on Saturdays
    • 2nd – 3rd Girls:
      Practice once a week, Tues/Wed/Thurs TBD by coach, games on Saturdays 
  • Eastside Dream Elite Cheerleading (ages 7 – 18) Temporarily suspended
    Session 1: Wednesdays Sept  – Oct
    Session 2: Wednesdays Nov  – Dec 

Winter 

  • Winter Basketball League Jan – Mar 
    • 4th Grade Boys:
      Mon/Tues/Thurs/Sat (Meets twice a week)
    • 5th Grade Boys:
      Mon/Tues/Thurs/Sat (Meets twice a week)
    • 4th/5th Grade Girls:
      Tues/Thurs/Sat (Meets twice a week)
    • 6th grade co-ed:
      Mon/Fri
       
  • Eastside Dream Elite Cheerleading (ages 7 – 18) Temporarily suspended 
    • Session 3: Wednesdays Jan  – Feb  
    • Session 4: Wednesdays Feb – Apr  

Spring 

  • Tee-Ball (ages 4 – 6) Mondays & Wednesdays Apr – Jun
  • Spring Volleyball League (grades 3rd– 8th) Apr – Jun 
    • 3rd– 5th grade co-ed division 
    • 6th– 8th grade co-ed division
  • Basketball Academy Tuesdays & Thursdays Apr-May
  • Spring HappyFeet Soccer League (ages 3 – 6) Saturdays 
  • Eastside Dream Elite Cheerleading (ages 7 – 18) Temporarily suspended 
    • Session 5: Wednesdays Apr – June