Sports & Play


Whether you miss “suiting up” or are new to team sports, our sports leagues provide a perfect opportunity to be active, social and reconnect or start fresh with a sport you love. Throughout the year, many of our Y locations offer Adult Sports.

Please see the member services desk at your branch for more information on adult sports programs.



We believe that each child should learn the fundamentals of each sport, practice sportsmanship, and have fun. In YMCA sports, participants learn about character development while they are playing.

In years to come we will have long forgotten win-loss records, bad official’s calls and minor set backs; however, we will remember the fun, the discipline, and the character that we learned both as children and as parents. Because at the YMCA, we all win, even if we don’t score a point.


Fall Youth Soccer

Available at: Central,  Pharr,  South Gaston,  Stowe

Join the Gaston County Family YMCA for Fall Soccer 2015. Our recreational league allows children to progressively develop their skills with smaller team sizes, professional practice plans for coaches, and more opportunities for each child than ever before.  We focus on family involvement, team building, confidence, and developing our core values of caring, honesty, respect,…

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