Sports & Athletics
James City County offers year round sports classes, clinics, leagues and events for youth and adults. Sport classes and clinics cater to development and foundational skills and tournaments and leagues allow for competition and friendly play. Check out the complete list of year-round programs! Please contact us if you have questions or are interested in partnering to offer a camp, class or clinic. Registration closes 1 week before program start date.
Winter Sport Classes
Registration is open for winter and spring sports classes. Registration for classes closes one week in advance of class start. Register for any programs below or find more information.
Pint-Sized Soccer Series
This soccer series engages kids of all ages and helps to develop balance, movement and soccer skills as well as provide a positive sports environment. Parents are encouraged to participate in Quart'r Pint where the focus is on honing motor skills and introducing basic elements of soccer. Half Pint focuses on individual technical development and Full Pint is designed to hone those skills and introduce dynamic team play. Sessions run Jan. 25-Feb. 22 (no class Feb. 15) and May 2-May 30.
- Quart'r Pint (ages 3-4 with parent), 9 a.m.
- Half Pint (ages 4-5), 10 a.m.
- Full Pint (ages 6-8), 11 a.m.
Tot Shots & Jump Shots
Time to lace up the basketball shoes for this introduction to basketball. Children will focus on individual skills and learn fundamental tactics and ball-handling skills. Jump shots will introduce game play and team dynamics.
- Session 1: Jan. 25-Feb. 22 (no class Feb. 15)
- Session 2: May 2-30 (no class May 23)
One on One Basketball
A combination of positive, energetic and fundamentals-based coaching while maximizing the fun of real game action daily. Taught by One on One Basketball, INC., players will learn and refine skills. Daily drills, games and competitions will keep the fun level high.
- Ages 6-9: Feb. 29-April 18, 1 p.m.
- Ages 10-13: Feb. 29-April 18, 2 p.m.
Bring your child and let them try one of our sports sampler classes! These classes present an opportunity for children to be introduced to major sports including baseball, soccer, basketball and more. Each week introduces a new sport. Sessions run Jan. 25-Feb. 22 (no class Feb. 15) and May 2-May 30.
- Multi-Sport Minis (ages 3-5), 12 p.m.
- Multi Sport Majors (ages 6-8), 11 a.m.
Elite Sports Performance Training
This program is taught by staff instructors from Athlete's Global. The program will focus on mental preparation, speed, explosion, agility, fitness, increasing strength, power conditioning training and much more. This program also implements nutritional education, leadership development homework, communication skills, self-image and team-building with others.
- Ages 10-13: Feb. 29-March 21, 9 a.m.
- Ages 14-18: Feb. 29-March 21, 10 a.m.
Jr. NBA Basketball Skills Competition - Jan. 18
This nationwide program is a fun way to lace up the basketball shoes and test your skills against other local players! The competition consists of a one minute timed drill and shots from multiple, pre-determined locations around the court. The top three participants in each age group are eligible to move on to the regional tournament and from there to an all-expense paid trip to the skills challenge championships! Aging date for each participant is their age on Aug. 31, 2020, not their current age. Preregistration is highly recommended as spaces are limited.
FIFA 20 Xbox Tournament - Feb. 22
Join us during Family Fun Night for Parks & Recreation's first eSports tournament featuring FIFA 20! All games will be played on Xbox and drawing will take place to determine pools and match ups. All players must arrive and enter by 7:15 p.m. While tournament is free, there is a $5 Family Fun Night entrance fee for anyone 13 or older. Preregistration is encouraged but not required using activity number 403000-C).
Half Century Senior Games - Feb. 22
Join us for James City County’s Senior Games! This event caters to adults aged 50 or better who enjoy a bit of competition and staying active. Events include pickleball, a 5K race, and racquetball! There will be sections for men's and women's as well as amateur or master divisions. Pickleball will take place Friday, May 1 and the 5K race and racquetball will take place on Saturday, May 2. For more information and event details, check back by March 1.
2020 Spring Break Camp
One on One Basketball , April 6-10
A combination of positive, energetic and fundamentals-based coaching that maximizes the fun of real game action daily. Players will learn and refine skills and truly enjoy this total basketball experience appropriate for all skill levels. Learn fundamental skills that help players develop as athletes and teammates. Daily drills, games and competitions will keep the fun level high. Campers need to bring lunch and snacks daily.
2020 Summer Camps
Check back in the spring for the 2020 camp listings!
Spring Adult Coed Soccer - 2020
Sunday evening league for adults at the Warhill Sports Complex. Each team plays an 8-week regular season and the season culminates in a championship playoff match. Register under a captain’s household. Teams must verbally commit by Feb. 1, 2020 by contacting Sarah at firstname.lastname@example.org or 757-259-5355. (Women ages 18+ and men ages 30+)