Athletics

LandOFrost

Des Moines Youth Athletics Supporters, Friends and Families



Below is a link for a Land O’Frost website. Land O’Frost is the biggest sponsor of youth sports in the City of Des Moines and by simply filling out the information (it takes less than 30 seconds) you can help the city increase the amount of support for our programs. Land O’ Frost’s main goal is that youth all across the country will have opportunities to play youth athletics. By taking just a few seconds of your time it could help future athletes participate. Simply click on the link, then type your name and email address into the appropriate boxes, then under area select “Seattle” and under league select “Des Moines Parks and Recreation”. By doing this you will gain access to numerous coupons and discounts, as well as help to provide future funding for sports in the City of Des Moines. Here is the link: www.landofrost.com/youthsports 

YOUTH LEAGUES


2016/2017 Youth and Tenn Basketball Schedules and Results

Spring Youth Recreation Soccer League


Registration starts Jan 3 and closes Feb 24.
U6 co-ed 4-5, U8 co-ed 6-7, U10 boys or girls 8-9, birth certificates required. Child’s age as of January 1, 2017.
Season Runs Mar 13-May 20. Des Moines Area Fields
Registration Dates  
Jan 3 - Feb 10 $71R/$84NR
Feb 11 - Feb 24 $81R/$95NR

2017 Spring Soccer League Registration Form

Tee-Ball / Coach Pitch Coed Leagues


Registration starts Jan 3 and closes May 19. 
Get out the leather glove, swing that aluminum bat and enjoy team building and social interaction! Focus is on developing hand-eye coordination through hitting, fielding, throwing and catching properly. Playing field and rules are modified to match participant age and skill levels.
Age 3-5 Tee-Ball Ages 6-8 Coach Pitch
Season Runs Jun 5-Aug 5 Des Moines Area Fields
Registration Dates
Jan 3-Mar 31 $71R/$84NR
Apr 1-May 19 $81R/$95NR

2017 T-Ball/Coach Pitch League Registration Form

Coaches Meetings


Spring Youth Recreation Soccer League
Tue, Feb 28, 6pm Field House
Tee-Ball/Coach Pitch
Tue, May 23, 6pm Field House

For information about coaching, sponsorship and scholarships please call 206-870-6527.

Coaching/Youth Sports


We are very proud of our youth sports programs in Des Moines and not just for the various programs available, but the commitment of our volunteers. Volunteering in sporting activities offers opportunities in leadership, guidance and sharing life’s lessons on and off the field.


Coach


Volunteer opportunities in Des Moines
Volunteer Application

Camps/Clinics



NEW ~ Baseball Skills & Drills


Join the youth off season training class taught by former professional baseball and MLB scout Steve Goucher. During the class, baseball instruction and fundamentals of baseball throwing, catching, and fielding, as well as base running will be taught. Students will also play scrimmage games inside.
Special Instructions: Bring glove
Sun Ages 7-11 Field House Gym
Jan 15-Feb 12 10-11:30am $100R $110NR

NEW ~ Youth Pitching Clinic 101


This class will focus on the proper throwing mechanics, proper grips of the baseball, and wind ups. Stretching exercises and the stretch position for pitchers, as well as tips to get batters struck out will be taught by former professional baseball and MLB scout Steve Goucher.
Special Instructions: Bring glove
Sun Ages 8-12 Field House
Jan 15-Feb 12 11:30am-12:30pm $75R $85NR

ADULT LEAGUES



Adult Men & Co-ed


Spring ball is approaching soon!
Get to first base with your team and signup for a 14-game season topped off with a single elimination post season tournament.
Registration Deadline: Apr 10
Coaches Meeting: Apr 10
Adults
$960R/$1,045NR
Coed Recreation Division Mon evenings Starts Apr 24
Men’s Recreation Division Tue evenings Starts Apr 25

NEW ~ Men’s Basketball


League Adult Men
Adult basketball is here! Sign your team up for an 8-game regular season schedule topped off with a single elimination post season tournament.
Registration Deadline: Feb 22
Coaches Meeting: Feb 22
Games on Wed evenings
Starts Mar 8 $550R/$605NR
Location TBA