Sports, Recreation, and Athletics

Youth Athletic Leagues

A child plays for free if his/her parent is the head coach for the team (limit of one). Parents/guardians are required to sign a completed participant waiver form before a player may participate. League sponsorship (Your logo on every jersey) is $250. If you have questions or are interested in coaching, call 757-321-2308.

To register for any sports league/event, call 757-321-2338,  or visit the JCC

Youth Basketball League for grades K-5

Open to boys and girls of all faiths from grades K-5. This program will instill a fundamentally sound approach to the game while appropriately balancing participation and competition. Skill development, teamwork, and sportsmanship are the goal of providing a fun and rewarding youth basketball program. Teams will practice for several weeks before the 8-week season, ending in a Championship Day on 02/28/16. Basketball jersey included for each player. All registered K-5 players may attend the preseason clinic for FREE!

Required Coaches & Parents meeting | Monday, 5:30pm, 11/21/16 | JCC Jaffe Gym

Required Draft Day for Players | Sunday, 11/27/16 | JCC Jaffe Gym

Grades K – 2 | 1:00pm; Grades 3 – 5| 2:00pm

PRACTICES | 11/29/16 – 02/22/17 | JCC Jaffe Gym

Grades K – 2 | Tuesdays 5:00pm-5:45pm (also maybe 5:45pm-6:30pm, depending upon enrollment)

Grades 3 – 5 | Wednesdays 5:30pm-6:30pm (also maybe 6:30pm-7:30-pm, depending upon enrollment)

GAMES | 01/05/17 – 02/26/17 | JCC Jaffe Gym

Grades K – 2 | Sundays 1:00pm

Grades 3 – 5 | Sundays 2:00pm

$110 | $85 JCC Members

Swordfish Youth Swim Team Winter/Spring WORKOUTS for ages 5 – 18 years

These two 16-class sessions are off-season opportunities for swimmers to have the Swordfish coaching staff help them work on conditioning, swim stroke techniques, flip turns, and race strategies in preparations for the 2017 summer season or as a great way to stay active and healthy during the winter and spring. The registration fee ($110/$85 JCC member) is for each session, not for each day. Times are 3:45pm-4:30pm on Mondays and Wednesdays (Session 1, Winter: 12/05/2016 – 2/01/2017; Session 2, Spring: 2/13/2017 – 4/05/2017, no workouts) in the JCC indoor lap pool. Participants do NOT have to be a Swordfish Swim Team member in order to participate, but experienced swimmers (ages 5-18) are required. This is NOT swim lessons for non-swimmers. The swim team staff will make all judgment calls regarding a swimmer’s ability to participate. There will be no workouts on December 26, 2016, or January 2, 2017. Call 757-321-2308 if you have questions. If you wish to register, please visit the JCC in person, or call 757-321-2338.

Mondays & Wednesdays

Session 1, Winter: 12/05/2016 – 2/01/2017 (no workouts 12/26, 1/02)

Session 2, Spring: 2/13/2017 – 4/05/2017 3:45pm – 4:30pm| JCC Indoor Pool

$110 | $85 JCC Members, per Session

Lifeguard Certification Class

This is a 5-day class for American Red Cross Lifeguard full certification, to include ARC Lifeguard, CPR, and AED certified training. All manuals are supplied online. Each day of class includes classroom and in-water instruction. Bring swim clothes, towel, dry clothes, and needed lunch/drink. Each participant is required to bring own CPR pocket mask. Call 757-321-2308 if you have questions. If you wish to register, please visit the JCC in person, or call 757-321-2338.
Saturday, Sunday, Saturday, Sunday
6/17/2017 – 6/25/2017
6/17 and 6/18 and 6/19 9am – 4pm; 6/25 10am-2pm – JCC Indoor Pool
$250 | $205 JCC Members

Pee Wee Soccer Fall 2017

Registration deadline is August 23, 2017.  This league is open to all children ages 4-6 and teaches the basic techniques and skills of the game of soccer to include dribbling, passing, throw-ins, defense, and shooting. Participants practice once a week on Mondays (starting 9/05), with a game each Tuesday (starting 9/12). Players MUST supply their own shin guards. Team uniform is included. Parent coaches needed (child plays for free).  No rain dates.

Mondays & Tuesdays | 09/05/2017 – 10/24/2017

5:30 – 6:30pm | JCC Outdoor Soccer Field

7 weeks | $75 | $55 JCC members

Adult Athletic Leagues

Men’s Basketball League for ages 18+

Open to all men ages 18 years and up, this competitive league offers eight weeks of full-court games, with a game played each Sunday afternoon, concluding with championship games and all-star game.  Skill levels vary, but this is not a novice league.  Teams must have color-coordinated, numbered jerseys.  All games will be officiated.  This league is managed by Virginia Hoop League.  Registration is per team (not individual).  Each player will be required to complete and sign a JCC Participant Waiver form before playing.  Previous year’s champion team gets 50% registration discount.  Call Robert Murray at 757-354-4119 with any questions.

6/11/2017 – 8/13/2017
12:00pm-6:00pm | JCC Jaffe Gymnasium
$600 per team