Athletic and Sports Programs

See also: Parks and Recreation and Special Needs Recreation

American Youth Soccer Organization  -  National website with info and league locator -  National website with info and league locator -  League locator – enter your zip code.  Shows leagues for some SLV areas, Los Gatos and Watsonville.

Blackburn Academy
Offers teaching and coaching in Tai Chi and fencing for both youth and adults in classes in town or at UCSC, as well as private lessons.

Boys and Girls Club – National site
see under Youth Groups for local athletics and team sports info.

California Youth Soccer Association – North
Click on ‘districts and leagues’ on the toolbar to find your area district number, then click on the district number to obtain contact info.

Excel Soccer
Find out about Santa Cruz Excel Soccer for boys and girls and see list for other SC local soccer leagues.

Fencing Lessons – Youth and Adult
Offers fencing lessons through Salle Santa Cruz for beginner youth, (both Monterey and Santa Cruz) advanced youth ,and adults, as well as programs for homeschool groups and Pacific Charter School school.  Opportunities for joining fencing competitions.

Little League Baseball
Nationwide news, information and regional leagues listing for baseball and softball for kids.
Regional: West website

District 39 -  Richard Young, District Administrator
Capitola, CA

Santa Cruz Archers
DeLaveaga Park Archery Gate
197 Brookwood Drive, Santa Cruz, CA
Offers introductory lesson, as well as beginning and family archery classes and events.

Santa Cruz County Youth Soccer League

Santa Cruz Kids - Sports
Horsemanship, Skating, Kayaking, Lawn Bowling, Martial Arts, Running
Sailing, Skateboarding, Soccer
StandUpPaddling/Surfing/Swimming »
Water Recreation

Santa Cruz Kids Team Sports Listclick here

Santa Cruz Library Community Information Database:
Sports teams and  Leagues

Santa Cruz Roller Palladium Roller Skating Rink
1606 Seabright Avenue, Santa Cruz, CA
Roller skating, parties, roller hockey clubs, and instruction.

Santa Cruz Track Club
Youth program teaches flexibility with endurance and strength training. Workouts include hill repeats, hurdles, long jump, relays, obstacle course, monkey bars, and new this year plastic javelins. The youth program promotes running and conditioning, as well as sportsmanship and personal growth. Meets at Soquel High School track.

TOP Soccer
For children with mental and physical disabilities.