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405 University Drive
Coral Gables,
FL
33134

Athletics

CORAL GABLES YOUTH ATHLETICS

Girl playing volleyball.   Boys basketball game, shooting a free throw.    Girls playing soccer out on the field.

Athletic Philosophy: the Coral Gables Parks and recreation Division has adopted the philosophy of providing a fun, recreational, instructional athletic program while creating an “athlete first-winning second” environment for our participants.

Team selection: Player evaluation is standard procedure for team formation. Players will be evaluated on their skill level and placed on teams accordingly. Evaluation dates and times will be provided at registration.

Equipment: team athletic equipment is provided by the Coral Gables Parks and recreation Division.

Uniforms: Uniforms are provided by the Coral Gables Parks and Recreation Division. Full uniforms must be worn by all participants in order to participate in games. Shoes, shin guards, knee guards etc. are the responsibility of the participant.

Transportation: Players are responsible for their own transportation to and from practices and games.

Registration: Registration for athletic programs is accepted Monday-Friday from 8:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m. and Saturdays from 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m., at the Coral Gables youth Center located at 405 University Drive. All participants must present a Birth Certificate with appropriate age by start of program at the time of registration.

Player Commitment: To ensure the quality of the athletic experience for each participant, players are expected to make a commitment to the sport and attend practices and games as scheduled.

Volunteer Coaches: The Coral Gables Youth Center athletics programs are supported by volunteer coaches, made primarily of parents. If you are interested in volunteering your time as a coach, please contact Carlos Pichardo at (305) 460-5600 for more details. Thank you to all our Current Volunteers!

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GO TO THIS LINK FOR ATHLETIC PROGRAMS

GVC Tournament Volleyball Team 

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Ages 13 - 16 years old 
Season: November - April

Gables Volleyball Club is a club team that plays in   Florida Region of USA Volleyball Tournaments. Participants must attend tryouts and be selected to a team before registration.

Tuesdays & Thursdays, 3:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
For tryouts information please call  Jerry Jones, Recreation Specialist at  305-460-5606. 

Fee: $150

Kidokinetics

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Ages 2-5 years old

The “Fun Way to Fitness” – your child will learn a new sport each week. They will be introduced to the basics of each sport in a fun and non-competitive atmosphere.  Activities include soccer, hockey, tennis, basketball, volleyball, football, golf, hula hoops, obstacle courses, T-ball and more. All classes are led by experienced coaches who will provide a fun and safe environment for learning. Kidokinetics focuses on individual achievement to improve the child’s self confidence.  
For more information contact (954) 385-8511 or visit www.kidokinetics.com

Ages 2 - 4 years old:
Mondays, 10:30 a.m. - 11:15 a.m. 
Mondays, 5:00 p.m. - 5:45 p.m.

Ages 3 - 5 years old:
Mondays, 6:00 p.m. - 6:45 p.m.

January 13 - March 30 (9 weeks)
April 6 - June 1 (8 weeks)
No class January 20, February 17, March 23, or May 25.

Fee 8-Week Session 9-Week Session
Members $82 $95
Residents $110 $123
Non-Residents $136 $153


T-shirts are available for an additional $10 (paid to KidoKinetics staff).

Youth Basketball League

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Ages 7-14 years old
Season: January 13, 2020 - April 25, 2020

Practice days and times will vary depending on coach availability.

Practice & Game Days: 
Ages 7-8: Mondays, Wednesdays, Saturdays
Ages 9- 10: Tuesdays, Thursdays, Fridays
Ages 11-12: Monday, Wednesdays, Saturdays
Ages 13-14: Tuesdays, Thursdays, Fridays
Grades 9 and above: Tuesdays, Thursdays, Fridays

Fee:
Members: $170
Residents: $226
Non-Residents: $283

Under 8's Soccer League

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Ages 5-8 years old
Season: January 28, 2020 -  April 30, 2020

All teams will practice from 5:00 p.m. -  6:00 p.m. on Tuesdays and Thursdays. 
Games: Thursdays and Saturdays

Fee:
Members: $170
Residents: $226
Non-Residents: $283

Under 12's Soccer League

Ages 9-12 years old
Season: January 28 - April 30

All teams will practice from 6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Games: Thursdays and Saturdays 

Fee: 
Members: $170
Residents: $226
Non-Residents: $283

Blue Devils Baseball

Season Begins January 8, 2020

Blue Devils Tee Ball
Ages 4 - 5 years old
Mondays and Wednesdays
5:00 p.m. - 6:15 p.m.
Fee
:
Members: $221
Residents: $289
Non-Residents: $357
A one-time fee of $100 per participant is required, and includes uniform, practice
shirt, game jersey, and registration. Payable to Diamond Degree.

Blue Devils Baseball Coach Pitch
Ages 6 - 7 years old
Mondays and Wednesdays
5:00 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.

Fee:
Members: $221
Residents: $289
Non-Residents: $357
A one-time fee of $100 per participant is required, and includes uniform, practice
shirt, game jersey, and registration. Payable to Diamond Degree.

Blue Devils Baseball Kids Pitch
Ages 8 - 9 years old
Mondays and Wednesdays
5:00 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.

Ages 9 - 12 years old:
Mondays and Thursdays
6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.

Fee
Members: $244
Residents: $325
Non-Residents: $406
A one-time fee of $100 per participant is required, and includes uniform, practice
shirt, game jersey, and registration. Payable to Diamond Degree.

Blue Devils Softball
Ages 8 - 13 years old
March 2 - May 29
Mondays and Wednesdays
5:00 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.

Fee:
Members: $175
Residents: $226
Non-Residents: $275
A one-time fee of $75 per participant is required, and includes uniform, practice
shirt, game jersey, and registration. Payable to Diamond Degree.

Business Basketball

Ages 18 years old and above 

Games will be scheduled on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 7:00 p.m. and 8:00 p.m. 

Fee: $524 per team 
There will be a mandatory team manager meeting on Tuesday April 14, at 7:00 p.m.
A photo ID and current proof of employment 
is required for every team member.