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Parks & Recreation
Engaging residents and visitors in diverse opportunities to live, invest and play in the community

Parks & Recreation
5970 W. Brown St.
Glendale AZ  85302
623-930-2820

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Glendale Parks and Recreation is Nationally Accredited.
CAPRA provides quality assurance and quality improvement of accredited park and recreation agencies throughout the United States. CAPRA is the only national accreditation of park and recreation agencies, and is a valuable measure of an agency’s overall quality of operation, management, and service to the community.
 

Parks & Recreation - Youth & Teen Sports

Youth Leagues | Teen Leagues | Become a Coach or a Sponsor | Youth Sports & Fitness Classes

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YOUTH LEAGUES

raquetballJunior Racquetball League
Starts July 11, $25 R /$33 NR 11 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. (3-TU/TH) Class #: 313205-01 (Ages 10-15) Learn the game of racquetball in a fun environment. Instructor will share rules, tips and teach kids and teens how to play against other players. Each day will build on the previous skills learned. Participants should come dressed in workout clothes with tennis shoes and bring racquet and goggles. Racquetballs are provided. Call Sean at 623-930-4608 for more information.

Youth summer ballYouth Baseball, Softball, & T-Ball Summer League

SIGN UP: closed

To Sign Up: Download the summer 2017 form and register online or call 623-930-4600 or 623-930-2820.

These fun programs emphasize physical fitness, equal participation and social and skill development. Baseball and softball are offered to children ages 6-10. T-ball is offered for children ages 4-6 (by June 6).

GAMES START JUNE 5 and will be held selected weekday evenings between 6-9 p.m. at Sahuaro Ranch Park (63rd Ave. & Mountain View Rd.). Players must sign up for the division of play in which they are eligible.

Glendale resident: $55 • Non-resident: $75 (includes team T-shirt, baseball cap and up to 12 games). No refunds after May 12. Participants will be selected for teams based on closest public school and geographic location. Volunteer coaches will contact participant after May 9.

T-Ball Baseball Softball - Slow Pitch
T-ball (coed)
Ages 4-6
Class Code: 713121-01
Pee-wee (coach pitch)
Ages 6-8
Class Code: 713122-01
Ponytail (coach pitch)
Ages 6-8
Class Code: 713101-01
  Rookies (machine pitch)
Ages 8-10
Class Code 713123-01
Cholla (machine pitch)
Ages 8-10
Class Code: 713102-01
All ages are as of 6/6.

Practices can begin the week of May 8 if enough parents/volunteers show an interest in coaching. Click here to find out more about volunteering to become a coach. The practice location, day(s) and time(s) are determined by the volunteer coach. Most practices are any day, Monday through Thursday, 5:30 to 8:30 p.m., no more than twice a week.

Questions on Youth Sports? For more information, contact Mike Davis at 623-930-4612 or mdavis@glendaleaz.com.

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TEEN LEAGUES

Teen Coed Softball League

Sign up: Closed

Teens, stay active this summer with our Teen Coed Summer evening fun! This league plays by the Glendale Adult Softball Coed Rules. Sign-up as an individual, partial team or full team. Teams consist of a minimum of 12 and maximum of 16 players on a roster (with 50% of players on the field consisting of each gender). All teams must have an adult to represent them as team manager.

Games Start Week of June 5 and will be played on Tuesday/Thursday between 6 and 10 p.m. at Sahuaro Ranch Park (63rd Ave. and Mountain View Rd.). Space is limited, so don’t delay!

Glendale resident: $40 • Non-resident: $60
(includes team T-shirt and a minimum of 10 games, followed by a double-elimination tournament).

Questions? For more information, contact Mike Davis at
623-930-4612 or mdavis@glendaleaz.com.

League Age/Year Born Code
Softball (coed) 13-17 years old* 713213-01

*as of 6/5/17

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Become a Coach or a Sponsor

Be a Volunteer Coach!

...in our award-winning youth sports program! Indicate your desire to coach when signing up your child. (Note: This does not guarantee a coaching position). Those who do not have children in the league are also welcome to apply! Click here to download an application.

Qualifications:

  1. Be at least 18 years old.
  2. Complete a coach’s application and submit it to the Parks & Recreation office, 5970 W. Brown St., by current season registration deadline.
  3. Be fingerprinted and have an FBI background check.
  4. Attend a mandatory coaches meeting.
  5. Attend the Youth Sports Coaches training class or online NYSCA program.
  6. Adhere to the City of Glendale’s coach’s Code of Conduct and department philosophy, “The outcome of the child is more important than the outcome of the game.”

Questions? For more information, contact Mike Davis at 623-930-4612 or mdavis@glendaleaz.com.

Sponsors Needed!

Merchants, companies and organizations – sponsor a team and receive your business name printed on a banner at the sports complex, recognition throughout the program, your own team shirt and a sponsor’s plaque. Sponsorship is $300 per team. For more information, contact Mike Davis at 623-930-4612 or mdavis@glendaleaz.com. Click on the links to download a sponsor letter and printable application form.

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Youth Sports and Fitness Classes

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Skates Free Youth Hockey Clinics
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