Local youth sports: Calendar

CALENDAR

ATHLETICS

Kindersport: Sept. 8 to Oct 27. 9:30 to 11 a.m. Community School of Naples. $95. Specially-designed youth athletic program for children ages 4-6. Children will learn skills and play games in soccer, football, volleyball and basketball over an eight-week period. This is a unique first exposure program designed to help each child develop skills and confidence from trained youth coaches. Contact: 290-3430 or www.sportsclubnaples.org.

YMCA: Register for the following fall sports at the Greater Naples YMCA: basketball, ages 3-17; T-ball, ages 3-6; soccer, ages 3-6; and volleyball, girls, ages 7-17. $30 to $50 for YMCA members; $60 to $90 for nonmembers. Register at ymcapalms.org or visit Greater Naples YMCA. Register by Sept. 22.

Sports Club Center open gym: Pre-K through 8th grade. Choose from a variety of activities on trampoline, spring floor, tumble track and the largest foam pits in Southwest Florida. Fridays, 6:30 to 10 p.m. Contact: Kevin Lehman at 570-417-1121 or 239-566-CLUB.

Youth strength and conditioning class: Put on by Magic Benton and 24/7 Sports. 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays. $30. Contact: Brian Dodd 277-0700, brian247sports@yahoo.com.

BASEBALL

Gulf Coast Little League: Registrations for Fall Ball on Aug, 25, 10 to 2 p. m. and Aug. 29, 6 to 8 p.m. at the GCLL Fields, 5611 Warren Street. Complete season from Sept. 10 to Nov. 3. Costs are: TBall $10, Softball $20, Minors $20 and Majors $40. Additional info available through gcll.naples@gmail.com

Greater Naples Little League: Registration for the Fall 2012 season will be held Tuesday, Sept. 4 from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Fleischmann Park Field House. Cost is $80 and is for players age 7 to 13. The season runs from September to November. On-line registration is also available at www.greaternapleslittleleague.com and will be available until Sept. 6.

Contact: Tom Balboni, greaternapleslittleleague@gmail.com

Cal Ripken/Babe Ruth: T-ball (4- to 5-year-olds), $65; Rookie (6 to 7), $70; Minors (8 to 10), $85; Majors (11 to 12), $90; Babe Ruth (13 to 15), $95. Register at naplescalripken.com.

Golden Gate Nationals: Fall ball sign-ups, ages 5 to 14, Aug. 29, 6 to 8 p.m. and Sept. 1, 9 a.m. to noon, Golden Gate Community Park. Contact: ggnll.org or call Dean 821-1397.

Naples Travel Baseball: 13U tryouts August/September. For players that will be age 13 as of May 1, 2013. Contact: naplestravelbaseball@comcast.net

Collier Knights: 12U team. Need two players for the fall. Contact: John Landi 289-6297

Golden Gate Hammerheads: 11U travel team seeking players for fall, ages 10 to 11. Contact: Walter Rascher 340-5025.

Naples Cyclones: 11U travel team. Contact: Coach Jon Ayres 398-1769, jonayresbaseball.com, Coach Mos 986-9118.

Southwest Florida Red Hawks: 13U travel team seeking players. Contact: 682-3299.

SWFL Hawks: 13U travel team seeking experienced players. Contact: Lou Marsala 784-5965

.BASKETBALL

SWFL Youth Basketball League: Ages 5 to 17. Sept. 1 start. Contact: 267-7922, swflbasketball.com.

Naples Magic: Looking for 7th-grade travel players. Contact: Mark Chlebek 272-1451 or Sam Foggin 407-376-0502.

CHEERLEADING

North Collier Regional Park: Ages 5 to 18. $45. Sponsor fee $200. Participants can learn basic fundamentals in a team atmosphere cheering for the NCRP flag football program. Register by Aug. 31.

K6: Grades 1 through 6. Sept. 10 to Nov. 5. Unique opportunity for children to learn the basics of cheerleading. Practice during the week and cheer at Saturday flag football games for their school or geographically located team. $75. Contact: sportsclubnaples.org or 290-3430.

Adrenaline Naples: Girls and boys, beginner to advanced. Ages 3 to 18. Contact: 261-6221.

DIVING

Diving: Open to all middle and high school divers. Saturdays, 5 to 6:30 p.m. at Sun & Fun Lagoon. $10/session. Contact: Nancy Geiman 572-4739.

FOOTBALL

North Collier Regional Park: Designed to teach children basic skills. Register by Aug. 31. $45. Sponsor fee $200. Flag football is non-contact and is an excellent chance for kids to have fun, develop football skills and coordination. Games played Saturdays from Sept. 29 to Nov. 17. Volunteers needed to coach and sponsor teams. Ages 5 to 12.

K6 Fall Flag Football: Grades 2 through 6. Sept. 8 through Nov. 3. Games on Saturdays at Gulf Coast High School. Teams are picked by school/geographic region. All teams are coached by trained youth professionals. Practices during the week. Contact: 290-3430, www.sportsclubnaples.org.

1-on-1 instruction: Skill position players ages 6-18. Visit skillpositionpride.com. Contact: Mike Wexler 273-2693, mwexler@skillpositionpride.com.

Marco Island Optimist football and cheerleading: Open registration. Boys and girls. Ages 7 to 14. Contact: hometeamonline.com/mioptimist or call Coach Webb 394-0494.

GYMNASTICS

Sports CLUB Gymnastics: Classes for 3 years and up. Monday to Saturday. Adult open gym Monday to Thursday 7 to 8:30 p.m. $10. Friday Night Open Gym — K through 8th grade, 7 to 8:30 p.m., $10; 7 to 10 p.m., $20. Includes pizza. Contact: Kevin 570-417-1121 or Sports CLUB 566-CLUB.Naples Progressive: Extended Open Gym, Friday, 6 to 10 p.m., $20, includes pizza and drink. Every Friday Open Gym 6 to 7 p.m., $10; 6 to 9 p.m., $15; 7 to 9 p.m.,$10. Summer camp information is available. Classes are in session. We start taking the children at 2 years old. Contact: 455-3700, naplesgymnastics.wordpress.com.

ROLLER HOCKEY

Roller hockey: Sundays 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Ages 4 to 8. Contact: 566-2367.

Pro elite hockey skating and skills clinic: Thursdays, 5 to 6 p.m. Ages 7 to 12. $120 for six weeks. Contact: Coach Joe 431-7090, www.proelitehockey.com.

SAILING

Naples Community Sailing Center: Instruction for youths and adults. Contact: CC Cramer 403-7193, ncscnaples@gmail.com or visit naplessailingcenter.com.

SOCCER

GGCC Youth Indoor Futsal League: 5 on 5, ages 8 to 14. $35. Aug. 25 to Nov. 19. Contact: Fernando Orellana 200-5333.

North Collier Regional Park Youth One Touch Soccer: Ages 5 to 13. $45. Register by Sept. 1. League runs Oct. 10 to Nov. 26.

Sable Palm Youth One Touch Soccer: Ages 5 to 13. $45. Register by Sept. 1. League runs Oct. 10 to Nov. 26.

SOFTBALL

Mizuno Edge: Ages 10 to 14. Need coaches. Contact: Joe Sutherland 561-436-1443.

Tropic Wave Fast Pitch: Fall tryouts for 10U, 12U, 14U and 16U Teams, Ages 8-16. Due to Tropical Storm Isaac – Tryouts extended! Aug. 29 6-7:30 p.m.; Sept. 1, 11 a.m.-1 p.m.; Sept. 5, 6-7:30 p.m. at St. John Neumann High School Softball Field. Teams will practice and compete September through December. Emphasis is placed on skill development and game knowledge. For more information, go to www.tropicwave.org.

Contact. Andrea Peterson 269-4280, TropicWaveFastPitch@yahoo.com

SWIMMING

Swim Florida: Golden Gate Aquatic Facility. Year-round program, ages 5 and older. Contact: Daryl Sullivan 455-6122 or swimdmcp@aol.com.

VOLLEYBALL

K6: Grades 3 through 8. Sept. 8 to Oct. 27. Progressive league with clinics and game play. Third through 5th grade JV division and 6th through 8th grade varsity division. Practices and clinics on Tuesdays; games on Saturdays at Barron Collier High School. All teams coached by trained youth professionals. $85. Contact: sportsclubnaples.org or 405-9191.

South Florida Riptide: Fielding girls travel teams, 10U to 17U for USAV and AAU events. Assistant and junior coaches (volunteer and paid) wanted. Contact: riptidevolleyball@gmail.com, riptidevolleyball.net.

WRESTLING

Bear wrestling club: Sign-ups Tuesdays and Thursdays, 6 to 8 p.m., Palmetto Ridge High School. Ages 5 to 18. Practices Tuesday and Thursday. $100. Contact: Josh McIntosh 938-6316, Dave Parmenter 353-0265.

Naples Sharks: Mondays and Wednesdays, 6 to 8 p.m., Gulf Coast High School. $100 (no charge for first practice). Contact: Dominic Del Debbio 816-520-7617, giolexi@yahoo.com.

Naples Titans: At Golden Gate High School. Tuesday and Thursday, 6 to 8 p.m. $100 (no charge for first practice). Contact: Dominic Del Debbio 816-520-7617, giolexi@yahoo.com.

Wildcat wrestling club: Practices 6 to 7:30 p.m., Mondays and Wednesdays, Estero High School. First grade through high school. Free. Contact: Matt Brock 851-7630, matthewjbr@leeschools.net.

To have an activity listed, mail it to Naples Daily News, Kids Calendar, 1100 Immokalee Road, Naples, FL, 34110. You can fax info to 263-4816 or email sports@naplesnews.com. Email preferred by 4:30 p.m. on Sunday.

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