Local Kids Sports Activities

This is where you’ll find info for local kids’ sports activities…if you are interested in signing your child up for T-ball, or hockey, or football, whatever…this is the place to look.

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Baseball / T-Ball
General Fitness

Ice/Roller Hockey and Ice Skating
Martial Arts





  • Fresno State Athletics: Baseball Camps (info updated 1/28/12)
    Website: http://www.gobulldogs.com/genrel/fres-camps.html
    Email: Pat Waer pwaer@csufresno.edu
    Ages: High School and Junior Bulldogs (ages 6-12)
    Location: Beiden Field-Fresno State
    When: Summer and winter
    Details: Learn From the Staff of the 2008 National Champions
  • Fresno Parks & Rec Youth Sports Program: T-Ball Baseball  (info updated 1/21/12)
    View 2012 Parks & Rec Youth Sports Pdf here
    Phone: 559-621-PLAY (7529)
    Ages: 3-4yrs
    Location 1: Forkner Park 3420 W Fir (Herndon & Marks)
    Location 2: Selma Layne 2065 E Shepherd (Maple & Shepherd)
    A 6-week non-competitive instructional league that teaches the basic fundamentals of baseball. Fee: $50.00



  • Fresno State Athletics: Basketball camps (info updated 1/28/12)
    Website: http://www.gobulldogs.com/genrel/fres-camps.html
    When: Summer
    Details: Summer camps for boys and girls basketball.
  • Fresno Parks & Rec Youth Sports ProgramYouth Basketball (info updated 1/21/12)
    View 2012 Parks & Rec Youth Sports Pdf here
    Phone: (559) 621-PLAY (7529)
    Ages: 3-6yrs, Locations: Ted C Wills Community Center, 770 N. San Pablo
    Ages: 7-12yrs, Locations: Holmes Neighborhood Center, 212 S. First, & Romain Neighborhood Center, 745 N. First
    Details: A 6-week non-competitive instructional league that teaches the basic fundamentals of basketeball.
  • Bullard High: Boys and Girls Little Knights Basketball League (info updated 1/21/12)
    Website: http://www.bullardbasketball.com/
    Phone: (559) 451-4320
    Ages: K-8th grade
    Location: 5445 North Palm Avenue, Fresno, CA 93704
    Details: Runs six saturdays and is skills and games for kinder thru 8th.
  • People’s Church: Youth Basketball (info updated 1/21/12)
    Website: http://www.peopleschurch.org/home/kids/team-sports
    Phone: 559.322.3132
    Email: team@peopleschurch.org
    Ages: 4-15, Age Groups*: 4-5, 6-7, 8-9, 10-11, 12-15
    When: Saturdays, January – March
    Details: Includes T-Shirt, Team Picture & Award, Weekly Devotions (please note that these are religious activities)
    *Space is limited. Age groups are subject to change depending on the number of registrations. There will be no mid-week practice. Ages 8-15 will participate in a skills clinic before their games each Saturday. Ages 4-7 will have a warm up before their games each Saturday. Starting times vary between 8:00-11:30am.
    View all People’s Church Youth Team Sports here.
  • Campus Bible Church: Upward Basketball (info updated 1/21/12)
    Website: http://www.campusbiblechurch.com/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=74&Itemid=386
    Phone: 559.291.9116
    Email: http://www.campusbiblechurch.com/index.php?option=com_peoplebook&Itemid=161&func=show_contact&id=10000008
    Ages: K-6 boys & girls
    Location: 4710 N. Maple, Fresno, CA 93726
    Details: Upward Basketball is one of the most exciting evangelistic sports ministries in the country. Designed to promote community outreach and to develop volunteer leaders, Upward Basketball uses something as simple as the game of basketball to reach children and their families for Christ.
    Specifically designed for K-6th grade boys and girls, Upward Basketball seeks to develop the self-esteem of each participant, while teaching respect for authority, sportsmanship, character, and basketball skills. Search for other Upward Sports activities here.



  • Gymnastics Beat
    Ages 5 and up.
    From their website: The purpose of the program is to provide a safe, healthy, challenging and,most of all, FUN cheerleading experience for motivated young adults and children. Throughout the year, team members will learn how to dedicate themselves as individuals and as part of a team. They will learn to set and reach goals with the help of their teammates.
  • Little Gym
    Ages 3-12.
    From their website: Cheerleading is our most energetic – not to mention loudest – class at The Little Gym®. The stunts, jumps, chants and cheers give your little one a healthy first step towards an active lifestyle. And at the same time they learn teamwork, trust and cooperation.
  • The Dance Studio of Fresno
    7491 North Palm Bluffs Avenue, Fresno, CA 93711, Ph (559) 432-0267
    From their website: Everyone wants to be a Cheerleader! We offer great training from basic to advanced movement in Showdance/Cheer, Songleading/Pom and All-Star Jazz Dance. We offer classes for Elementary, Junior High, High School, and even College students. Come prepare yourself for the next try-outs at your school.
  • Cheer Nation
    From their website: Cheer nation truly has a place for everyone at all ages and all skill levels.
  • Clovis United
    Grades K-12, 559-347-9570
  • West Coast Football Association
    Youth Football division was created to serve players and cheerleaders in grades 1 to 6.



  • Tally Ho Horse Park
    English Riding Lessons
    Beginners through advanced. Year round riding with professional instructions
    Marti Stevens 323-9046
  • Copperwood Training Stables
    Year Round Riding Lessons.
    Riding camps, adult camp, horse boarding.
    3406 E. Behymer, Clovis
    Jeannette Herbold 297-4412
  • Silver Glen Stables–285-1153
    All ages, all levels. Silver Glen Stables’ mission is to provide top rate equestrian stabling facilities and services to individuals committed to the sport of riding.



  • Fresno State Athletics: Football camps (info updated 1/28/12)
    Summer camps for youth football. Visit the webpage at the link above for complete info and applications.
  • Knights Youth Football
    “The goals of the Fresno Knights Program will be to develop and maintain a properly supervised youth football program for kids ranging from the ages of 6-12 years old, create an enjoyable family atmosphere for parents, youth, and all participants involved, and work together with the surrounding community towards becoming the best program in Fresno.”
  • Little Tacklers–Fresno Parks & Rec–(559) 621-6600
    Boys & Girls ages 6-8yrs
    Fee is $35 per child. All sports include a six week course curriculum, team t-shirt, bobble head trophy and an end of the season barbeque. Games are played between 8am and 5pm on Saturdays for approximately 5 weeks (1 game per week).
    More info: David Rodriguez 621-6604 or Rob Riofrio 621-6617 or Contact the Youth Sports Office At Mosqueda Community Center, 4670 E. Butler
  • West Coast Football Association
    “Youth Football division was created to serve players and cheerleaders in grades 1 to 6. Players and cheer can now get the opportunity to play organized tackle football with an implemented play time guaranteed for the season. No player will be denied an opportunity to play. Teams are located in the Fresno\Madera area to accommodate players and parents. We will be playing teams from Madera to Reedley this year, with some out of town post season games.”


General Fitness




My Gym (Info updated 1/21/12)
Ages: 6wks-13yrs
Location: 1990 N. Fowler Ave, Clovis
Contact: (559)765-2565
Program Description: Our carefully constructed programs are constantly analyzed and adjusted according to up-to-the-minute advances in medical and psychological research. My Gym’s main objectives are to ensure that program ingredients are safe, age-appropriate and optimal for building self-esteem.
Website: http://www.mygym.com/clovis

The Little Gym
Location: 9525 N. Sommerville Dr., Ste. 109, Fresno (Corner of Perrin & Sommerville Dr.)

Program Description: The premier children’s motor skill development program in the world. Proven curriculum that builds coordination, balance, rhythm and flexibility.
Website: www.tlgnefresnoca.com

California Arts Academy
Ages: 18mo-teen (variety of classes)
Location: 4750 N. Blackstone Av.(South of Shaw and North of Gettysburg), Fresno
Website: http://www.calartsacademy.com/

Madera School of Gymnastics
Location: 225 S. Pine Suite 101, Madera
Program Description: 
Recreational programs, competition teams in all disciplines, gym-wide events to showcase children’s progress, Saturday open gym.

Gymnastics Beat Inc.
Ages: 12mos to adult
Location: 5620 W. Barstow #103, Fresno
Contact: 271-9400 or 888-GYM-BEAT
Program Description: Recreational gymnastics, cheer & pep conditioning, Mommy/Daddy & Me, birthday parties..
Website: http://gymnasticsbeat.com/ 



Ice/Roller Hockey and Ice Skating

  • Gateway Ice Center
    Website: http://www.gatewayicecenter.com/
    Phone: 559-277-2233
    Location:  2473 N. Marks, Fresno
    Details:  Public ice-skating sessions, figure skating lessons, hockey skating lessons, broomball, roller hockey…
  • CC Cal Skate–Roller Hockey
    Fresno, Near Clinton and 99.   498-6510
    Tuesdays 4-6 pm $6.00 per session. Pick up hockey. No enrollment. Come when you want to play.Tuesday 6-8 pm adult roller hockey league. Fun to watch.
    Wednesday 6:30-8:30 pm Under 12 roller hockey league. fees varies.
    It’s free to come watch any session.


Martial Arts

  • Aikido of Fresno offers “Aiki Kids” (7-10yrs olds), and “Aiki Jr”(11-14yr olds)…see their schedule here.
    1130 N. Wishon Ave (in the Tower District)  Phone: (559) 237-2454
    Email: info@aikidooffresno.com
  • Fresno Karate Club
    Free classes! We meet on Tuesdays and Thursdays in the grassy median at Millbrook and Tollhouse (just South of Millbrook and Ashlan).
    222-4870 for more info or email.
  • Fresno Kenpo Karate–559-227-3434  Sascha and Renee Williams
    Martial arts clasess (ONE OF OUR SERVICES IS VERY UNIQUE!, parents can put their children into our After School Karate Transported program, where we pick up the child from their elementary school, and then take care of them until 6:15pm!, Mon -Fri) more info on www.FresnoKenpoKarate.com
    We also do presentations (usually no charge) for medium to large size groups (children, or also adult self defense or fitness programs).
  • Pinnacle Martial Arts–Sport Taekwondo
    559.903.4962, 317 W. Bedford Ave. #102, Fresno, Behind Sam’s Club/Lowe’s
    Email: pinnaclema@gmail.com
    Ages: 4yrs and up
    PUT A LITTLE KICK IN YOUR LIFE! Sport Taekwondo is a fun way for your kids to get fit, gain focus, develop confidence and self discipline in a safe and nurturing environment. Pinnacle Martial Arts offers classes year round for kids, adults and families. Olympic sparring, board breaking, forms, self defense, and fitness are offered. In addition, camps, tournaments and private lessons are available. Visit  www.pinnaclema.net for more info.
  • Martial Art Fresno–559.439.8419
  • 58 E Herndon Avenue, Fresno CA 93720
  • Stuart Quan’s Karate–439-9320
    5717 N. First Street (Corner of 1st & Bullard)
  • UFC Gym–1504 E. Champlain Dr. Ste. 101, Fresno, (Champlain/Sheppard), 434-7269, Email
  • White Tiger Martial Arts Academy–9525 N. SOMMERVILLE DR. #111, FRESNO, CA 93720
    located in the Crossroads shopping center on the corner of Sommerville and Perrin
    559 433-1200

    Open: Tuesday – Friday 3:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. / Saturday 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
    Choose from three different disciplines: Tae Kwon Do, Hawaiian Kenpo and Doce Pares Eskrima (filipino stickfighting).
    Tae Kwon Do classes are modified to suit younger students. Children under the age of six can train at a special rate.
    Women’s self-defense workshops and private lessons are also available.



  • Fresno State Athletics: Soccer Camps (info updated 1/28/12)
    Youth Development Camp (ages 10-14), Youth Goalkeeper Camp (ages 8-14). Visit webpage at link above for complete info and applications.
  • Fresno Parks & Rec Youth Sports Program (info updated 1/21/12)
    View 2012 Parks & Rec Youth Sports Pdf here
    Youth Indoor Soccer: Ages 3 – 6
    Fee: $50.00
    Location: Ted C. Wills Community Center Gymnasium
    A 6-week non-competitive instructional league that teaches the basic fundamentals of soccer.
    For more information: Contact the Youth Sports Office at the Ted C. Wills Community Center  at 770 N. San Pablo – (559) 621-PLAY (7529)
  • Fresno Indoor Soccer (info updated 1/21/12)
    5075 N. Cedar Ave, Fresno, 559-224-5425
    Lil’ Kickers is a non-competitive, introductory soccer and movement skills program for boys and girls ages 18 months – 9 years. Each Lil’ Kickers session lasts 8 weeks. The cost for the session is $80.00. Each Lil’ Kicker also receives a Lil Kickers t-shirt.
    They also offer youth leagues. Visit their website for more info.





  • Fresno Tennis Academy2626 W Alluvial, Fresno
    We offer group or private classes for kids as young as two years old. Tennis is a sport that has many benefits that go beyond helping your kids stay fit and active. It improves their hand-eye coordination, fine motor skills and flexibility; and it also enables them to learn life-long lessons in sportsmanship, teamwork, discipline, and responsibility. Please visit our website for more information on our tennis programs.









  • Fresno Fencing Academy224-1910
    5717 N. First St, Fresno
    Classes for girls and boys, men and women of all ages.


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