Youth Athletic Leagues

Swim Lessons

For individual or group swim lessons, contact Jacob Gynan, Swim Coordinator, at jgynan@simonfamilyjcc.org or 757-321-2316. Click here for details.

Youth Tee Ball

Fall 2021 — Ages 3-6

Mondays & Tuesdays

8/23/2021 – 10/12/2021

5:30pm – 6:30pm | baseball field

$75 JCC members | $105 non-members

Open to all children ages 3-6, this league teaches the basic techniques and skills of the game of tee ball to include throwing, catching, hitting, base running, and team work.  Participants practice once a week on Monday, with a game each Tuesday.  Team jersey is included.  No rain dates.  A child of a team’s Head Coach may play for free. No practice or game on 9/6 and 9/7.  If you wish to register, please visit the JCC in person, or call 757-321-2338.

Youth Basketball Pre-Season Clinic

Mondays | 11/8/2021 – 11/22/2021

Grades K-2 | 4:30 pm – 5:15 pm | Jaffe Gym

Grade 3-5 | 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm | Jaffe Gym

$40 members | $80 non-members | FREE for those registered for the JCC Youth Basketball LEAGUE

This 3-day pre-season basketball clinic, instructed by the staff of the Beach Xplosion AAU Basketball teams, will help all boys and girls from grades K-5 prepare for their season with strong fundamental instruction upon which they can build their skills and understanding of the game of basketball, focusing on dribbling, passing, defense, shooting, and more. If a child is already registered for the JCC Youth Basketball League, then that child may participate in this clinic for FREE!  Call 757-321-2308 if you have questions. If you wish to register, please visit the JCC in person, or call 757-321-2338.

Youth Basketball League

Monday | Wednesdays and Sundays | 11/29/2021 – 3/6/2022

Required Players’ Draft Day | Monday | 11/29/2021 | Grades K-2 4:30 pm – 5:15 pm | Grades 3-5 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm | Jaffe Gym

Practices | Wednesdays | 12/1/2021 – 3/2/2022 | Grades K-2 4:30 pm – 5:15 pm | Grades 3-5 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm | Jaffe Gym

Games | Sundays | 1/9/2022 – 3/6/2022 | (No games 1/16) start at 1:00 pm | Jaffe Gym

$115 members | $150 non-members

Registration deadline November 28, 2021.  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 goals of providing a fun and rewarding youth basketball program. Teams will practice for several weeks before the 7-week regular season, ending with Championship Day on 3/6/2022.  Basketball jersey included for each player. All League-registered K-5 players may attend the preseason clinics for FREE!

Volunteer coaches needed.  Coaches clinic on 11/30/2021, 5:30pm.

Call 757-321-2308 if you have questions. If you wish to register, please visit the JCC in person, or call 757-321-2338.

2022 Maccabi Games

The Maccabi Games will take place July 21 – August 5, 2022, in San Diego, Calif.  Please check back for details regarding this Olympic-style sports and arts festival for Jewish teens.

Contact delegation head Tom Edwards at tedwards@simonfamilyjcc.org or 757-321-2308.

Swordfish Winter Swim Team, Ages 5-18

Open to all boys and girls ages 5-18, this recreational competitive swim team offers certified, experienced coaching to swimmers that wish to improve technique, get fit, and make friends. Virtual swim meets against other teams are scheduled (TBA–all at JCC) throughout the season. Swimmers must be able, to the satisfaction of the team coach, to swim 25 meters (ages 5-8) or 50 meters (ages 9-18). This is NOT swim lessons, however having competitive experience is not required. Practices are Mondays-Wednesdays.  First practice is November 8, 6 -7 pm. Swimmers are expected to attend all daily practices.  A sibling discount of $25 is available at registration. Each swimmer gets a custom sport bag and swim cap. Registration deadline is November 1. If you wish to register, please visit the JCC in person, or call 757-321-2338.  Call 757-321-2308 if you have questions.

Mondays—Wednesdays | November 8, 2021 – February 15, 2022 | 6-7 pm. (no practices on 11/24 or 1/17) | JCC Indoor Pool

$350 | $295 JCC Members