Swim, Sports & Play

The Old Colony YMCA is the starting point for many youth to learn about becoming and staying active, and developing healthy habits they'll carry with them throughout their lives. And the benefits are far greater than just physical health. Whether it's gaining the confidence that comes from learning to swim or building the positive relationships that lead to good sportsmanship and teamwork, participating in sports at the Y is about building the whole child, from the inside out.

Offerings include:

  • Competitive Swimming & Sports
    Swimming and gymnastics are the most popular national competitive sports leagues at the Old Colony Y. With state, regional and national championships annually, the Y helps kids value hard work, reach for excellence and enjoy spirited competition.

  • Recreation
    Teen centers, group exercise, triathlon training, dance, arts—there’s a lot more than sports at the Y, giving kids the chance to exert energy, try new things, make new friends … and be kids!

  • Youth Sports Programs
    Baseball, soccer, volleyball, flag football, karate, basketball, gymnastics—check out the sports offerings at the Old Colony Y and get in the game! Improve your skills, make new friends, be active with other kids and learn to love a sport at the Y

  • Youth Swim Lessons
    Swimming is a life skill as well as great exercise and a challenging sport. The Old Colony Y offers swim lessons (for all ages), family swim, competitive swimming, and many kinds of adaptive swim programs for kids with special needs, so we can all safely enjoy the pleasures of an aquatic environment.

For more information about our Swim, Sports & Play offerings please click Location on the right side of the page.