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Youth Sports in Willmar, MN

YMCA youth sports provide opportunities for kids to build skills, nurture all-around athleticism, and connect with positive role models. Through fun, supportive programs, kids discover the benefits of staying active and develop healthy habits they’ll carry with them throughout their lives.



Hit the hardwood with the folks who invented the game – the Y! Our basketball programs help kids from age 3 to Grade 5 learn the basics, improve skill and technique, nurture all-around athleticism, and understand the importance of sportsmanship.

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Flag Football

YMCA staff and volunteer coaches will teach the fundamental skills of football like blocking, passing, catching, handoffs, footwork and kicking.

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Gain confidence, stay active, and have fun in gymnastics. With three different groups, this program is great for all ages and experience levels!

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Each child will learn the rules and fundamentals of lacrosse while also learning the importance of teamwork, sportsmanship, and fair play.

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Learn the fundamentals and enhance your skills with America's fastest-growing sport.

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Come kick it at the Y! YMCA Youth Soccer focuses on three primary objectives: Fun, Fundamentals and Character Development.

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Sports Sampler

Sports Sampler will provide a new sports focus each week. Sports included are soccer, basketball, flag football, and t-ball. 

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Join us as we learn the basics of volleyball. Improve your skills such as serving, footwork, passing, and more. Have some fun, make new friends, and learn the importance of teamwork!

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Heart & Sole Running Club

Heart and Sole goes beyond running, teaching Willmar Area kids valuable life skills through interactive lessons and games. 

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