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.  

 SPRING 2022 

 Spring 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 
  • Dates: April 23rd – June 18th  
  • Day & Time: Saturdays (1 hour between 9 am – 1pm) 
  • Registration closes: April 10 11:59 pm  
  • $119 

 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 SPRING HAPPY FEET HERE

Spring co-ed Volleyball League 

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.  

  • Location: Ballard Boys & Girls Club 
  • Ages:  3rd – 5th grade, 6th – 8th grade 
  • Dates: April 18th – June 11th  
  • Day & Time – Practices: Monday, Wednesday or Friday (1 hour between 4 pm – 8 pm time determined by coach once teams are formed) 
  • Games: Saturdays (1 hour between 9 am – 2 pm) 
  • Registration closes: March 27 11:59 pm 
  • $100 

 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 SPRING VOLLEYBALL HERE!

 Spring co-ed Tee-Ball League 

Tee Ball with the Ballard Boys & Girls Club is a great place to get your youngster started with baseball! Our Tee Ball league focuses on fun, fundamentals, and sportsmanship. Open to all genders. All players receive a ball cap and jersey. 

  • Location: Ballard Boys & Girls Club 
  • Ages: 4-6 
  • Dates: April 18th– June 4th  
  • Day & Time: Tuesdays & Thursdays (1 hour between 4 pm – 7:30 pm time determined by coach once teams are formed) 
  • Registration closes: March 27 11:59 pm 
  • $85 

 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 SPRING TEE-BALL! 

 

 Spring co-ed NFL Flag Football League 

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.  

Teams are divided by grade. Players may choose to opt up a division if they choose. 

  • Locations-
    • Practices: Ballard Boys & Girls Club 
    • Games: Salmon Bay Field & various locations around the county
  • Ages: 3rd – 4th grade, 5th – 6th grade 
  • Dates: April 18th– June 11th  
  • Day & Time:  
    • Practices: Monday, Wednesday or Friday (1 hour between 4 pm – 8 pm time determined by coach once teams are formed) 
    • Games: Saturdays (1 hour between 9 am – 2 pm) TBD may change due to field availability. 
  • Registration closes: March 27 11:59 pm 
  • $100 

 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 SPRING NFL FLAG FOOTBALL

 

Spring Basketball Academy 

Every class players will be put through fundamental drills, body control and agility drills. Drills will be focused on developing or improving skills necessary to be successful in basketball. Classes will conclude with a 10 – 15 minutes controlled games This class is great for anyone who wants an introduction to basketball or wants to improve their skills. 

  • Location: Ballard Boys & Girls Club 
  • Ages: K – 1st Grade (5pm), 2nd – 3rd  Grade (6pm) , 4th – 5th  Grade (7pm) 
  • Dates: April 26th – June 2nd   
  • Day & Time: Tuesdays or Thursdays 5pm, 6pm or 7pm depending on grade. 
  • Registration closes: April 17 11:59 pm 
  • $70 

REGISTER FOR SPRING BASKETBALL ACADEMY HERE! https://member.dashplatform.com/#/online/bgc_kc/programs/1/level?facility_ids=5& 

 

SUMMER 2022 

 Athletic Summer Camps  

Camp core hours: 9:30a – 3:30p, drop off between 7a – 9:30a, pickup between 3:30p – 6p. Morning and afternoon snack is provided. Children will need to bring their own lunch and water bottle.

The club will be open at 7 am and closes at 6 pm. Athletic programming hours are 9:30am-3:30pm. Outside of these hours, athletes will have various options around the club that are not athletics-based and less structured.

Mini sports camp is recommended for those entering Kindergarten – 3rd grade in the 2022-2023 school year. Mini sports camp is designed for younger athletes and those who are just discovering sports. Mini sports will be less competitive and will focus more on learning the rules of various games and improving their skills. Each week will focus on a specific sport, but games and activities will not be limited to just that sport.

Elite sports camp is recommended for those entering 4th – 8th grade in the 2022-2023 school year.
Elite sports camp is designed for those who love being active and competitive. Elite sports will be focused on skills and drills in the morning and team and individual competitions in the afternoon. Athletes who are entering 3rd grade but play select sports may enroll in an elite sports camp. Those enrolled in this camp will be expected to participate and not sit out.

Baseball camp is generally for those entering 4th – 8th grade and is recommended for those interested in baseball of all skill levels, those entering 3rd grade who have demonstrated an ability to hit coach pitched games can consider baseball camp. Elite Baseball Camp week 6 (July 25-29) is only for those entering 6th – 8th grade, tee-ball week 9 (August 15-19) is for those entering Kindergarten – 2nd grade. Each week will focus on different skill sets. Baseball camp starts the day with stretching and warm-ups, which transitions to drills and batting practice before lunch and concluding with team games at the end of the day. 

 

    Mini Sports  Elite Sports  Baseball 
    K-3rd   4th-8th  4th-8th 
6/20-6/24  Week 1  All Sports  Soccer  X 
6/27-7/1  Week 2  Soccer  Flag Football  X 
7/5-7/8  Week 3  Flag Football  Basketball  Fielding 
7/11-7/15  Week 4  Basketball  All Sports  Hitting 
7/18-7/22  Week 5  All Sports  Soccer  Total Baseball 
7/25-7/29  Week 6  Soccer  All Sports  Elite Baseball (6th-8th) 
8/1-8/5  Week 7  Flag Football  Basketball  Advanced Hitting 
8/8-8/12  Week 8  Basketball  Flag Football  Total Baseball II 
8/15-8/19  Week 9  Tee-Ball  Soccer  Tee Ball (K-3rd) 
8/22-8/26  Week 10  All Sports  All Sports  X 
8/29-9/2  Week 11  HappyFeet Soccer 

Mon-Thur  

9:30a-2:30p 

X  X 

WEEK 11 HappyFeet DOES NOT HAVE BEFORE/AFTER CARE- children cannot arrive earlier than 9:30 and must be picked up at the end of the program each day at 2:30p. 

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

 REGISTER FOR 2022 SUMMER CAMP 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 
  • Dates: July 16 – August 13  
  • Day & Time: Saturdays (1 hour between 9 am – 1pm) 
  • Registration closes: July 1st 11:59 pm  

 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.   

 REGISTRATION OPENING SOON! 

 

Athletics Programming Overview 

Programs subject to change 

Summer 

Based on grade entering fall 2022 

  • Mini Sports Camp (K – 3rd) 
  • Elite Sports Camp (4th – 8th) 
  • Baseball Camp (4th – 8th) 
  • HappyFeet Soccer League (ages 3-6)  

 Fall 

  • NFL Flag Football League (Sept – Oct) 
  • 1st/2nd grade co-ed 
  • 3rd/4th grade co-ed 
  • 5th/6th grade co-ed 
  • Volleyball League (Sept – Oct) 
  • 3rd – 5th grade co-ed 
  • 6th – 8th grade co-ed 
  • HappyFeet Soccer League (ages 3-6)  
  • Kindergarten – 3rd Grade Basketball League (Oct – Dec)  
  • K/1st grade co-ed 
  • 2nd/3rd beginner co-ed 
  • 2nd/3rd intermediate girls 
  • 2nd/3rd intermediate boys 

Winter 

  • 4th / 5th Grade Basketball League 
  • 4th/5th grade girls 
  • 4th grade boys 
  • 5th grade boys 

Spring 

  • HappyFeet Soccer League (ages 3-6) (Apr – Jun) 
  • Tee-Ball League (Apr – Jun) 
  • Spring Volleyball League (Apr – Jun) 
  • Spring Basketball Academy (Apr – May) 
  • NFL Flag Football League (Apr – Jun)  
  • 1st/2nd grade co-ed 
  • 3rd/4th grade co-ed 
  • 5th/6th grade co-ed