Youth Sports

Flag Football

This program offers boys and girls in Kindergarten-2nd grade the opportunity to play football in a safe and organized setting. Emphasis will be on the development of skills, teamwork, and game rules. Drills are used to teach skills and games are played to reinforce those skills and to have FUN!  Coaches will be needed!

SessionsDatesTimeLocationCost For Members (T-Shirt Included)Cost For Nonmembers (T-Shirt Included)
1st & 2nd GradeSept 12, 19, 26
Oct 3, 10
6:00-7:00pmCollege Grounds$15.00$30.00


YMCA And Wildwood Golf Course Junior Golf Clinic

This clinic is designed to introduce and teach the game of golf to your child. No experience is necessary. This clinic is for boys and girls age 7 to 12 and will meet at the Wildwood Golf Course. Please call the YMCA at 228-2254 or Wildwood at 257-6322 with questions.

Lessons - Summer 2024

SessionsDatesTimeCost (payable to the YMCA)
Session One (Mornings)June 17,18,19,20
Raindate: June 21
Ages 7-9 9:00-10:00am 
Ages 10-12 10:30-11:30am 
Session Two
July 8, 9, 10, 11
Raindate: June 12


Charles City YMCA Youth Soccer
2024 Information-Spring Only
Kindergarten-6th grade
Games run April 13-May 18
Registration:  February 26th--March 18th at the YMCA or online.

Soccer Camp 2023 July 17-20, 2023

Pre-School YMCA Youth Soccer Clinic<

SessionsDatesTimeLocationCost For Members (includes T-Shirt)Cost For Nonmembers (includes T-Shirt)
Session OneTBA $15.00$25.00
For 4 Years Old    
For 5 Years Old    

Sports Camps

2023 NE Iowa Football Camp

This is a non-contact camp. All campers will be instructed in both offensive and defensive fundamentals, including competitive drills. Charles City Football staff and alumni players will do all instruction. Each camper needs to wear athletic shoes, shirt, shorts, socks and change into football cleats (if possible). NO hats or jewelry. All campers are required to fill out a registration form, full payment, and a completed Release and Medical Authorization form turned into the Charles City YMCA to secure a spot in camp. Refunds will only be given when we receive written notice from a physician stating that the athlete is unable to participate in the camp. If this occurs, a $5 administration fee will be deducted from your refund.

3rd-6th GradeCollege Grounds
7th & 8th GradeCollege Grounds 
9th- 12th GradeCollege Grounds 


YMCA Jr. Tennis Program

Lessons -

Program is designed to introduce and teach the game of tennis to children going into 4th-9th Grade. Racquets are available for use if needed.

SessionsDatesTimeLocationCost for YMCA Members (includes T-shirt)Cost for YMCA Nonmembers (includes T-shirt)
Session OneJune 6- June 16
Friday is make up day
 Sportsman Park Courts$30.00$60.00
(Going into) 4th-6th Grade 9:00-10:00am   
(Going into) 7th-9th Grade 10:15 -11:30am   

*Monday-Thursday - 8 lessons (Friday’s are make-up)


As of now the YMCA is currently looking for a Tumbling Instructor. There will be no classes until an Instructor is found.

Wrestling / CWC - Chucktown Wrestling Club

Youth Wrestling / CWC - Chucktown Wrestling Club

The Chucktown Wrestling Club's goal is to advance the sport of wrestling locally by providing quality coaching, instruction, and competition opportunities to the youth of Charles City. We will make every effort to ensure the wrestlers in our program get age / ability appropriate instruction and challenges that will enhance their lives as competitors as well as students and citizens. Our athletes will practice and compete with pride and intensity.

Silver Group (Beginners):

This is the group that consists of 5 year olds through 2nd graders that have never wrestled or have not wrestled very much. This level is for the wrestler that will go and wrestle in 4 or less local tournaments this next wrestling season. Coaches reserve the right to move kids to different levels with the permission and cooperation from the parent.

Gold Group (2+ Years Experience / 3rd Grade or Older):

This level is for kids in Kindergarten - 6th Grade with at least 2 years of wrestling experience. These wrestlers must prove proficiency in necessary skills in order to be in this level. Advanced Wrestlers should be seeking out tournaments weekly and should participate in the AAU and USA District Qualifying Meets

SessionsDatesTimeLocationCost for YMCA Members (includes T-shirt)Cost for YMCA Nonmembers (includes T-shirt)
Session One
 Begins Oct 23 500 N Grand
Wrestling Room
October-December $25
October- March $50
October-December $50
October-March $75
Silver Group (Beginners) Mondays & Tuesdays
Gold Group (2+ yrs experience/3rd grade or older)Mondays & Tuesdays

Fee includes: CWC T-shirt and entry into the Logan Luft Memorial Wreslting Tournament

Logan Luft Memorial Wrestling Tournament Date: Saturday, November 4, 2023

Youth Basketball

Program is for boys and girls in Kind-6th grade. The emphasis is on fundamentals and game rules. Short games are played to reinforce skills and develop teamwork skills.  The 3rd-6th Grade program runs fall/winter.  The 1st-2nd grade program will be held in late Feb/early March.

Youth Basketball Schedule

Boys:  CCYBB Registration 2023-2024.docx

SessionsDatesTimeLocationCost For Members (T-shirt Included)Cost For Nonmembers (T-shirt Included)
Session One  
1-2 BoysCharles City High School Gym  
1-2 GirlsCharles City High School Gym  
City League-Girls
3rd-6th Grade
(Old) HS Gym-Practice
City League-Boys
3rd & 4th Grade
(New) Competition Gym
City League-Boys
5th & 6th Grade
(New) Competition Gym