ages 3–17 years

Join the fun of basketball with the organization that helped create the sport!

With YMCA basketball, we understand that basketball is more than just a game—it’s a journey that builds strength, endurance, and self-confidence. Whether your child is a seasoned player or new to the sport, our basketball program is designed to unlock their full potential.

Basketball isn’t just about physical fitness; it’s a mental game too. Our dedicated coaches will help your child improve their concentration, discipline, and strategic thinking, setting them up for success both on and off the court. Plus, the camaraderie and teamwork fostered in basketball will create lifelong friendships and unforgettable memories.

We believe in the power of inclusivity, ensuring that every child has the opportunity to play. No matter their skill level, we’ll provide a supportive environment that encourages growth and celebrates each individual’s unique talents.

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Why Choose Youth Basketball?

Boy playing youth basketball at Orlando YMCA wearing throwback Orlando Magic jersey

Beyond the court, basketball offers a world of benefits that go far beyond the game. Here’s why our youth basketball program stands out:

Active Play

Basketball is an action-packed sport that keeps kids on their toes. From dribbling to shooting, every move is a step towards staying active and healthy.

Team Bonding

Our program fosters teamwork and camaraderie. From fast breaks to assists, your child will learn the value of collaboration and unity.

Confidence Boost

As their skills soar, so does their confidence. Whether it’s a perfect layup or a great pass, every achievement fuels their self-belief.

Motor Skills

Basketball enhances hand-eye coordination and motor skills. These skills are essential for your child’s overall development.

Lifelong Friendships

The friendships forged on the court can last a lifetime. Your child will build connections that go beyond the game.


Basketball hones discipline and focus. Your child will grasp the importance of practice, dedication, and setting goals.


Our program is open to all skill levels, ensuring every child gets a chance to learn and thrive. From beginners to future MVPs, all are welcome!

Enroll your child in our Youth Basketball program today and witness their skills skyrocket while they have a blast. With skilled coaches, a supportive environment, and loads of excitement, we’re committed to nurturing your child’s growth on and off the court.

Don’t miss out on this golden opportunity to ignite their passion for sports, teamwork, and personal development. Sign up now and let’s shoot for success together!

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