At the YMCA, kids develop all of their skills, from catching and dribbling to teamwork and sportsmanship. Just as important, they learn firsthand the benefits of being healthy & active and that virtual games just can't compare to the real thing. Youth Sports are offered year-round and always need great coaches. Use your talents to encourage, guide and train young athletes at the Y! We offer the following programs in our association (Note: offerings vary by branch.)   



Youth Basketball

Hit the hardwoods with the folks who invented the game - the Y! Basketball was invented in 1891. 

Youth Soccer

Youth Soccer is an exciting sport combining team play and individual skills. 

Youth Tennis

Grab your little lobber or tennis ace and head to the tennis courts! It's a sport that never goes out of season or style. 

Youth Volleyball

Youth volleyball provides an introduction to the popular sport invented at the YMCA. Participants progress from learning the rules to developing skills in the areas of bumping, setting and serving. 

Miracle League

Make sure to check out Miracle League of Chattanooga - a special adaptive game of baseball for kids and adults with mental or physical challenges!