The many and varied programs and services offered by the Wyckoff Y will keep the entire family busy from dawn to dusk.
The Y Sports Program grows with your child. Progressive classes, leagues, and clinics, develop your child’s skills, confidence, and sportsmanship one step at a time. We coach with passion and work to the individual so that everyone can play at the Y successfully. No matter what sport you choose, or what level of play you are, there is a place for you at the Y.
Sunday’s 4-5:30pm (Jan 29 – Mar 25)
Love to Play Soccer or Want to Learn?
All Skill Levels Welcome! Co-ed + 21 & Over Only, Professional Instruction and Scrimmage Games, Coached by Matt Higgins, Fordham University Assistant Women’s Coach. Register Online or at the Y’s Front Desk
Fee: $160 for Full Session (January 29 – Mach 25)
Fee: $25 per class drop in rate
Lace up the high-tops and learn basketball where it was invented…the YMCA! Individualized instruction helps to develop dribbling, passing, and shooting skills with an emphasis on team play.
Biddy I: Ages 4 – 5
Sess. III: Tue. 1:45-2:30pm, Thu. 1-1:45pm, Sat. 11:30am-12:15pm
Sess. IV: Mon. 1:45-2:30pm, Tue. 1-1:45pm
Biddy II: Kindergarten
Sess. III: Sat. 11:30am-12:15pm
Sess. III/IV: Wed. 3:45-4:30pm
Biddy III: Gr. 1 – 2
Sess. III/IV: Wed. 4:30-5:15pm
Basketball Clinic: Gr. 3 – 5
Sess. III/IV: Wed. 5:30-6:15pm
Basketball Clinic: Gr. 6 – 8
Sess. III/IV: Mon. 6-6:45pm
Basketball Leagues: Gr. 1 – 2, Gr. 3 – 4
Sess. II (14 weeks): Sat. Morning
Rotating Game Time Schedule provided for Leagues
The Wyckoff YMCA Flag Football League is an NFL sponsored league and jerseys are supplied with official NFL team logos. Learn the fundamentals of throwing and catching, as well as running and maneuvering through a defense. Proper method for taking a hand-off and how to run basic pass routes are covered. While there is a competitive component to the structure of the league, we are committed first and foremost to the concepts of fair play and good sportsmanship while teaching children to love the game of football.
Flag Football Clinic on the Turf: Gr. K – 2
Sess. IV: Sat. 9:30-10:15am
Flag Football Leagues: Gr. 1 – 2, Gr. 3 – 5
Sess. IV: Mon. 3:45-4:45pm
Grab a stick and take the “faceoff” to the fast, exciting game of hockey with an emphasis on skill development. Learn the fundamentals of stick handling, passing, and shooting for gameplay.
Floor Hockey I: Ages 4 – 5
Sess. III: Sat. 12:15-1pm
Sess. IV: Mon. 1-1:45pm, Thu. 1:45-2:30pm
Floor Hockey II: Kindergarten
Sess. III: Sat. 12:15-1pm
Sess. III/IV: Thu. 3:45-4:30pm
Equipment and program sponsored by the New Jersey Devils. The NJ Devils grassroots program has one goal: Bring the love of hockey to the community. Our league focuses on skills, teamwork, and sportsmanship.
Gr. 4 – 6 Sess. III: Tue. 4:30pm Games
Gr. 1 – 3 Sess. III/IV: Thu. 4:30pm Games
Rotating Game Time Schedule provided for Leagues
Emphasis on respect, discipline, focus, and learning to follow directions. Learn forms, self defense, kicking, punching, and blocks with control and self confidence!
Dragons: Gr. K – 2
Sess. III–IV: Mon. 4:30-5:15pm
Tigers: Gr. 3 – 5
Sess. III–IV: Mon. 5:15-6pm
Teens: Gr. 6 – 12
Sess. III–IV: Mon. 6-7pm
Little Ninjas – Focuses on building coordination and confidence. Basic martial arts techniques are introduced and belts are awarded to build self esteem and a sense of accomplishment. Strategies are discussed on how to effectively deal with bullying.
Little Ninjas BEGINNER: Ages 4 – 6
Sess. III–IV: Thu. 3:45-4:30pm
Little Ninjas Beginner/Intermediate: Ages 4-6
Sess. III/IV: Fri. 4:15-5pm
Achievers – Focuses on the importance of self defense, leadership, self control, and character development. Learn a combination of punches, strikes, kicks, and self defense skills both while on their feet and on the ground.
Achievers Beginners: Ages 7-12
Sess. III–IV: Thu. 4:30-5:15pm
Achievers Intermediate: Ages 7-12
Sess. III–IV: Fri. 5-5:45pm
Coached by Matt Higgins – NCAA Certified Coach, Former professional player UK, 15 years Coaching and Professional Experience, Fordham University Assistant Women’s Coach
Sess. III/IV: Soccer classes arranged according to child’s birth year.
Thu. 10:15-11am 2012-2013
Fri. 1-1:45pm 2012-2013
Fri. 3:45-4:30pm 2011-2012
Train in an educational soccer environment that provides the key to soccer development including foot skills, 1v1s, scrimmages, and lots of excitement. All parents are welcome to attend!
Futsal Footwork Training
Mon. 4:30-5:15pm 2004-2005 (Sess. IV)
Fri. 5:15-6pm 2005-2006
Learn through this unique experience that uses a hard soccer ball that doesn’t bounce, and is designed to work on foot skills. Futsal is another word for “Fantastic Foot Skills” and all players that attend achieve major improvement.
Mon. 3:45-4:30pm 2008-2010 (Sess. IV)
Learn technical skills while working on handling, positioning, distribution, and reflexes.
Mon. 5:15-6pm 2005-2006 (Sess. IV)
Wed. 3:45-4:30pm 2009-2010 (Sess. IV)
Wed. 4:30-5:15pm 2008-2009
Wed. 5:15-6pm 2006-2007
Fri. 4:30-5:15pm 2007-2008
Focus is on individual technical training, which includes: shooting, defending, crossing, foot skills, and 1v1’s. The importance of 1v1 attacking and defending taught in a professional setting supplements their regular team’s training.
Become a better athlete with challenging exercises while improving speed, explosiveness, and overall conditioning. This class is designed for all athletic levels.
Speed & Agility on the Turf: Gr. 1 – 5
Sess. IV: Thu. 3:45-4:30pm
Speed & Agility: Gr. 5 & Up
Sess. IV: Tue. 4:30-5:15pm
Little Leagues: Ages 4 – 5
Sess. III: Mon. 1-1:45pm, Thu. 1:45-2:30pm
Sess. IV: Tue. 1:45-2:30pm, Thu. 1-1:45pm,
Throw on the glove and grab a bat! Each player develops throwing, catching, and batting skills to help them “round the bases”.
Basics of Climbing: Gr. K – 2
Sess. III/IV: Fri. 3:45-4:15pm
Improve your strength, balance, and coordination on our Transverse Climbing Wall. Develop teamwork, communication, and problem-solving skills.
Lacrosse: Gr. K – 2
Sess. III/IV: Tue. 3:45-4:30pm
Lace up your stick and learn Lax! Build a strong foundation of basic skills such as cradling, passing, catching, and shooting, with an emphasis on team play.
Mini Rookie Sports: Ages 3 – 4
Sess. III/IV: Wed. 9:30-10am, Thu. 1-1:30pm
Sess. IV: Sat. 11:15-11:45am
Through a series of games, each participant will practice coordination and gross motor skills such as throwing, catching, kicking, and movement needed for future sports activities.
Playgrounds Games: Ages 4 – 6
Sess. IV: Tue. 9:15-10:15am
Hop, skip, jump, and run! Games include Space Dust, Octopus, Freeze Tag, Kickball, and more!
Golf – TGA: Gr. K – 3
Sess. III/IV: Fri. 4:15-5:15pm
Tee off with the TGA Junior Golf Program developed by certified PGA golf professionals. Tailored to all ages and skill levels. Equipment provided.
Sports Sampler: Ages 4 – 5
Sess. III/IV: Wed. 10:15-11am, Wed. 1:45-2:30pm
A perfect class for the child in search of their favorite sport: baseball, basketball, hockey, and soccer. Participants learn the basic skills needed to play and be introduced to game play.
Sports & Splash: Ages 4 – 5
Sess. III/IV: Wed. 1-2:30pm
Enjoy the best of both the gym and pool. Hop, skip, jump, and run! Games include Space Dust, Octopus, Freeze Tag, Kickball, and more.
Track Fundamentals: Gr. 3 – 8
Sess. III/IV: Fri. 5:15-6:15pm
Drills and techniques of various track events will be explored as well as the proper stretching, light weight lifting, and conditioning strategies for success.
Pee Wee Tennis
Utilizing “Quick Start” slow bouncing balls, smaller racquets and low nets, proper tennis techniques are incorporated into tennis games. Racquets are provided.
Pee Wee Tennis at the Y: Ages 4 – 6
Sess. III/IV: Thu. 1:45-2:30pm, Fri. 2-2:45pm
Pee Wee Tennis at the FL Raquet Club: Ages 4 – 6
Sess. III/IV: Tue. 4-4:45pm, Sat. 9-9:45am
Tennis – All Stars at the FL Raquet Club: Gr. 1 – 4
Mon. 4-5pm, Wed. 4-5pm Beginner
Mon. 5-6pm, Wed. 5-6pm Intermediate
Thu. 4-5pm, Sat. 10-11am All Levels
Tennis – Juniors at the FL Raquet Club: Gr.5 – 8
Sess. III/IV: Tue. 5-6pm, Sat. 12-1pm
Learn volleyball skills such as serving, passing, setting, and spiking while emphasizing proper footwork and technique.
Volleyball Clinic: Gr. 3 – 6
Sess. III/IV: Thu. 4:15-5pm
Volleyball – Bump It Up: Gr. 7 – 8
Sess. III/IV: Thu. 5-6pm
Volleyball – Bump It Up: Gr. 9 – 11
Sess. III/IV: Thu. 6-7pm
Sess. III/IV: Mon. 9:30am-1pm, Thu. 11:30am-1pm, Fri. 6-7:30pm
Learn one of the fastest growing sports, that combines the elements of tennis, badminton, and ping-pong. Played indoors on a badminton sized court with a modified tennis net. Equipment provided.
Tae Kwon Do
Sess. III–IV: Tue. 1-2pm
A 60 min. class offering traditional Tae Kwon Do training. With an emphasis on respect and discipline; adults learn self-defense, blocks, kicks, and punches.
Tennis – Beginner at the FL Raquet Club
Sess. III/IV: Mon. 11am-12pm, Wed. 10:30-11:30am
Learn and review the fundamental techniques of tennis. Racquets provided.
Tennis – Intermediate at the FL Raquet Club
Sess. III/IV: Tue. 12:30-1:30pm, Sat. 8-9am
Play to enhance your singles and doubles game. Racquets provided.
THERE’S A SPOT FOR EVERYONE!