Keeping Our Youth Active

Youth & Middle School Sports

Greeley Recreation Administration

651 10th Avenue
Greeley, CO 80631

Administration Hours:
Monday-Friday 8am-5pm

970-350-9400

Welcome to the City of Greeley Youth Sports Program. The philosophy of the City of Greeley Culture, Parks, and Recreation Department is to instill a positive attitude, sportsmanship, basic fundamentals, confidence, and high moral standards. Youth Sports Programs develop the physical, psychological, and social aspects for youth. Our programs emphasize participation, fun, sportsmanship, and promotes a non-competitive, recreational approach to sports. Participants, parents, and coaches are expected to support this philosophy. Read our complete Youth Sports philosophy prior to program participation.

Basketball

Junior Nuggets Dinky Dunkers Basketball

Season runs from Nov 2- Dec 17* for children ages 6-7 years old as of Oct 31, 2017.

Coaches’ Priority Registration Sept 1-8.
General Registration Sept 9-Oct 8, beginning at 8:30am at the Family FunPlex and Greeley Recreation Center or online.

Coaches’ Meeting Oct 24, 6:30pm, Family FunPlex
Parent Meeting Oct 25, 6:30pm, Family FunPlex
*no practice the week of Nov 20

Fee $44 resident, $54 non-resident
Denver Nuggets jersey + 2 Denver Nuggets tickets $24 (Athletes must purchase the jersey to participate in the league)

Contact

Steven Frederick
970-350-9416

 

Junior Nuggets Basketball

Season runs Jan through March for youth ages 8-13 years old as of Jan 2, 2018.

Practice begins the week of Jan 3
Games begin Jan 13

Coaches’ Priority Registration Nov 1-12
General Registration Nov 13-Dec 10, beginning at 8:30am at the Family FunPlex and Greeley Recreation Center or online.

Coaches’ Meeting Dec 12, 6pm, Family FunPlex
Parent Meeting Dec 13, 6pm, Family FunPlex

Fee $81 resident, $91 non-resident

Contact

Steven Frederick
970-350-9416

Boxing

Have fun learning the basic techniques of boxing. We offer both a youth recreational program, where you learn the basics of the sport, and a youth competitive program, where you learn the basic skills and compete.

All competitive youth boxers must have USA Boxing Insurance which requires a $55 annual fee payable to USA Boxing. Participants must bring their own mouthpiece, water bottle, hand wraps, and towel. Age 8-17 yrs.

Mon-Thurs, July 3-31, 5-7pm
Registration Deadline July 31

Mon-Thurs, Aug 1-31, 5-7pm
Registration Deadline Aug 31

Please call 970-350-9430 for more information.

CARA Track

Season runs June 1-July 29 for youth ages 5 through 16. Practice takes place at the Heath Middle School Track, 2223 16th St.General Registration April 3-May 31 beginning at 8:30am at the at the Family FunPlex and Greeley Recreation Center or online.

Parent Meeting May 23, 6pm, Greeley Recreation Center

Fee $90 resident, $100 non-resident

Contact

Melissa Lang
970-350-9414

Football

Fall 2017 CO-ED Extended Ages Flag Football

Season runs Aug 21-Oct 21 for youth ages 6 & 7, 8 & 9, 10 & 11, and 12 & 13.

Practice begins Aug 21

Coaches’ Priority Registration July 10-13
General Registration July 17-Aug 4 beginning at 6am at the Family FunPlex and Greeley Recreation Center or online.

Coaches’ Meeting Aug 14, 6pm, Family FunPlex
Parent Meeting Aug 15, 6pm, Family FunPlex

Fee $44 resident, $54 non-resident

Contact

Jerod Cronquist
Office 970-350-9445
Cell 970-371-3902

 

Young America Tackle Football

Season runs Aug 8-Oct 29 for youth ages 8-13 years.

Coaches’ Priority Registration July 3-6 (for players whose parents coach; two coaches allowed per team)
General Registration July 8, 8:30am, at the Family FunPlex and Greeley Recreation Center.

Coaches’ Meeting Aug 2, 6pm Hensel Phelps Theatre
Parent Meeting Aug 3, 6pm, Hensel Phelps Theatre

Fee $110 resident, $120 non-resident ($25 refundable)

Contact

Jerod Cronquist
Office 970-350-9445
Cell 970-371-3902

Figure Skating

Ready to define your skating technique? Our figure skating classes will enhance your style and routines.

 

Off-Ice Conditioning for Advanced Skaters Friday 5:45-6:45pm

This class will encompass aerobic and anaerobic exercises, jump technique with rotational gain and a range of fundamental movement skills that improve coordination, balance, strength and flexibility, lowering the risk for injury in competitive skating. A must for those in Preliminary and up!! Age 8+. Min-3, Mas-25.

 
Session I May 26-July 7*
Register by May 26
Session II July 14-Aug 18
Register by July 14.
 
 
Artistry in Motion  Sunday 1:45-2:45pm

Designed to educate skaters on the basic principles of choreography and to give them a foundation in basic body alignment, line and movement.

Session I June 11-July 16
Register by June 4

Session II July 23-Aug 27
Register by July 23

 

Style Class for Advanced Skaters  Wednesday 5-6pm

Introduces the advanced skater to upper body movement and expression while interpreting different genres of music.

Session I May 24-July 5*
Register by May 24

Session II Jul.y 12-Aug 16
Register by July 12
*no classes May 29-Jun 3 (Front Range Invitational)

Fee $57 resident/$67 non-resident

 

Holiday Ice Show  Auditions Sept 16, 1:45-3pm

Participate in our figure skating show for beginners in Snowplow Sam to the Advanced skater, Basic 1-6, Pre-Freeskate 6, Mountain View Skating Club members and guest skaters - all are welcome.

Register by Sept 15

Youth Hockey

Interested in playing hockey? We have several opportunities to hone your skills.
 

Youth Recreational Hockey Leagues

Coaches teach fundamentals, team play, sportsmanship and FUN! These teams may be CO-ED. Ice Haus hockey jerseys will be distributed at the first game. This is a 7-week program with 7 practices and 7 games. Please note: registration begins at 8:30 am online; or at 9:00 am at the Greeley Ice Haus, Family FunPlex, and the Greeley Recreation Center.

Session I May 23-July 9*
Registration deadline May 25

Session II July 11-Aug 27
Registration deadline July 11

Mini/Mite Fall Schedule (Ages 4-8) Thurs 5:15-6pm Sun 3-3:45pm

Squirt/Pee Wee Fall Schedule (Ages 9-13) Tues 5:15- 6:15pm Sun 3:45-4:45pm

Fee $57 resident, $67 non-resident *combined practice July 6

 

Hockey Cub Program

The program is designed to develop the necessary skills required to play hockey successfully: skating, stick handling, passing/receiving and shooting. Levels 1-5 represent a technical progression in which one level provides the building blocks for the mastery of skills needed for the next level. Age 3-15. Min-20, Max-100.

Session I May 28-July 9
Registration deadline May 28

Session II July 16-Aug 27
Registration deadline July 18

Cub 1: Sundays from 5-5:30pm
Cub 2-4: Sundays from 5:30-6:15pm
Cub 5: Sundays from 5-5:45pm

Fee $57 resident, $67 non-resident

 

Hockey Cub 1

Learn the basics of hockey. Age 3-15. Min-3, Max-25.

Session I May 24-July 5*
Registration deadline by May 27

Session II July 12-Aug 16
Registration deadline by July 15

Fee $57 resident/$67 non-resident
*no classes May 29-June 3 (Front Range Invitational)

 

Hockey Cub 5+

An extension of Cub 5 allowing for the opportunity of the player to enhance their skill set to go above and beyond the cub program. This class helps develop the player’s “hockey sense” and provides the player with a better understanding of the game. This is a 7-week program; player must complete Cub 5.Min-3, Max-25.

Session I May 28-July 9
Registration deadline May 28

Session II July 16-Aug 27
Registration deadline July 16

Fee $60 resident, $70 non-resident

 

 

Interested in playing on a hockey team?

Look into the Greeley Youth Hockey Association.

Greeley Ice Haus is proud to be the home of UNC Ice Hockey Club Team. GO BEARS!
Ice Skating

Basic Skills Learn to Skate Program

Our Basic Skills Program will help teach you all you need to know to get out on the ice. Lessons are for ages 3 years old and up. The Ice Haus Skate School provides a number of different opportunities in ice skating, whether you want to learn basic skating skills or are pursuing advanced skating techniques, jumps and spins. Our coaches are certified members of the Professional Skating Association, have years of experience and knowledge within the sport, and follow guidelines of the United States Figure Skating Association (USFSA).

 

Learn to Skate Sessions

*All participants must pay $13/year USFSA registration fee.

 

Snowplow Sam 1-3

Develop coordination and strength that will carry over to the Basic Skills classes.

May 24-Jul 5*   Wed May 27-Jul 8*   Sat Jul 12-Aug 16   Wed Jul 15-Aug 19   Sat 6:15-6:45pm                303302-01 10:45-11:15am            303302-02 6:15-6:45pm                303302-03 10:45-11:15am            303302-04
 

Basic 1-6

Introduces participants to the fundamentals of basic skating skills.

May 27-Jul 8*   Basic 1/2      Sat May 27-Jul 8*   Basic 3/4      Sat May 27-Jul 8*   Basic 5/6      Sat Jul 15-Aug 19   Basic 1/2      Sat Jul 15-Aug 19   Basic 3/4      Sat Jul 15-Aug 19   Basic 5/6      Sat 10:45-11:15am                  303300-01 11:15-11:45am                  303300-02 11:15-11:45am                  303300-03 10:45-11:15am                  303300-05 11:15-11:45am                  303300-06 11:15-11:45am                  303300-07

 

Pre-Freeskate-Freeskate 6

Advanced jump-and-spin technique while combining footwork, power and edge control. The level where a skater decides to go competitive or stay recreational.

May 27-Jul 8*     Pre-Freeskate     Sat May 27-Jul 8*     Freeskate 1/2      Sat May 27-Jul 8*     Freeskate 3/4      Sat May 27-Jul 8*     Freeskate 5/6      Sat Jul 15-Aug 19     Pre-Freeskate     Sat Jul 15-Aug 19     Freeskate 1/2      Sat Jul 15-Aug 19     Freeskate 3/4      Sat Jul 15-Aug 19     Freeskate 5/6      Sat 10:45-11:15am                 303300-04 11:15-11:45am                  303301-01 10:45-11:15am                 303301-02 10:45-11:15am                 303301-03 10:45-11:15am                 303300-08 11:15-11:45am                  303301-04 10:45-11:15am                 303301-05 10:45-11:15am                 303301-06

 

Adult 1-4

An opportunity for adults to learn the fundamentals of skating.

May 27-Jul 8*    Sat Jul 15-Aug 19    Sat 11:15-11:45am                  302300-01 11:15-11:45am                  302300-02

Registration Deadline May 27, Jul 15 Fee $57 resident/$67 non-resident *no classes May 29-Jun 3 (Front Range Invitational)

 

Power & Conditioning

This class challenges advanced skaters by incorporating strength, flexibility, endurance and explosive power into their skating.

May 27-Jul 8*    Sat Jul 15-Aug 19    Sat 10:15-10:45am                  313301-01 10:15-10:45am                  313301-02

 

Axel Class

Learn the first major jump for figure skating. Skaters will go over exercises for the jump and will learn the axel and the double axel.

May 27-Jul 8*     Sat Jul 15-Aug 19     Sat 9:45-10:15am                  313302-01 9:45-10:15am                  313302-02

 

Intro to Ensemble Class

For kids in Freeskate 1 and up who want to experience the team-like atmosphere in the great world of skating. Kids will learn to work with others and compete for a common goal.

May 27-Jul 8*     Sat Jul 15-Aug 19     Sat 9-9:45am                313303-01 9-9:45am                313303-02

Registration Deadline May 27, Jul 15 Fee $57 resident/$67 non-resident

Soccer
Fall 2017
Coaches’ Priority Registration July 10-13
(for players whose parents coach; two coaches allowed per team)
General Registration July 15-Aug 6, beginning at 8:30am at the Family FunPlex and Greeley Recreation Center or online.
Coaches’ Meeting Aug 16, 6pm, Hensel Phelps Theatre
Parent Meeting Aug 17, 6pm, Greeley Recreation Center

Mighty Mite Soccer

Division Age 4-5 years old (preschool/kindergarten)
4 game guarantee
Practice starts Aug 28
Games begin Sept 9-Oct 8
Fee $44 resident, $53 non-resident

Young America Soccer

Division Age 6 & 7 (grades K-1), Age 8 & 9 (grades 2-3), Age 10-11 (grades 4-5), Age 12-13 (grades 6-7)
6 game guarantee
Practice starts Aug 21
Games begin Sept 2-Oct 22
Fee $57 resident, $67 non-resident

Contact

Steven Frederick
970-350-9416

T-Ball

Season runs June 5-July 20. Practices are on Mondays or Tuesdays and Games are on Wednesdays or Thursdays, depending on what league you register for (M/W or T/Th).

Coaches’ Priority Registration March 27-April 6
General Registration April 8-May 12, beginning at 8:30am at the Family FunPlex and Greeley Recreation Center or online.
Age 4-7 years as of July 27, 2017
Fee $44 resident, $53 non-resident

Contact

Andrea Haring
970-336-4219

Tennis

Quick Start Tennis

An introductory class for the young tennis player emphasizing hand-eye coordination. Age 4-6 years.

Session I May 30-June 9
Session II June 13-23
Session III June 27-30 (mini session)*
Session IV July 11-21
Session V July 25-28 (mini session)*

Registration begins April 3, beginning at 8:30am at the Family FunPlex and Greeley Recreation Center or online.

Registration deadline is the Thursday prior to the start of the session.
Fee $40 resident, $50 non-resident
*pro-rated $20 resident, $30 non-resident

Youth Tennis Lessons

Get into the swing of things with tennis for beginners through intermediate players. Must supply your own racquet. Classes 50 min in length. Age 6-15 years. Min-4, Max-8.

Session I May 30-June 9
Session II June 13-23
Session III June 27-30 (mini session)*
Session IV July 11-21
Session V July 25-28 (mini session)*

Registration begins April 3, beginning at 8:30am at the Family FunPlex and Greeley Recreation Center or online.

Registration deadline is the Thursday prior to the start of the session.
Fee $40 resident, $50 non-resident
*pro-rated $30 resident, $40 non-resident

Contact

Lorraine Zamora
970-350-9421

Volleyball

Spring 2017 season runs February-April.
Practice begins March 6.
Games begin March 18

Coaches’ Priority Registration January 23-29
General Registration January 30-February 28, beginning at 8:30am at the Family FunPlex and Greeley Recreation Center or online.
Coaches’ Meeting February 28, 6pm, Family FunPlex
Parent Meeting March 2, 6pm, Family FunPlex

Age Grades 4-8
Fee $57 resident, $67 non-resident

Contact

Melissa Lang
970-350-9414

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