Youth Sports


Learn gymnastics from instructor Kelly Geoghegan, who has over 20 years' experience and has trained state champions as well as UK cheerleaders. Basic skills taught such as handstands, cartwheels, back handsprings and much more. Each class will have a limit of 12. Because of limited space, call the YMCA at 859.987.1395 to register for this program.

  • Ages: 4+
  • Fees: Members $40; Non-members $55


November 8 - December 13

Intermediate: 4:30-5:30 p.m.

Beginner: 5:30-6:30 p.m.

Advanced: 6:30-7:30 p.m.


November 11 - December 16

Beginner/Intermediate: 10-11 a.m.
Intermediate/Advanced: 11 a.m.-noon

Fee: Member: $40; non-member: $55


These classes are taught by Master Larry Mattox, a 6th-degree black belt. Master Larry has 40 years of martial arts experience and has been teaching for 39 years. Besides excellent self-defense, karate will teach you discipline, respect, coordination and help you build self-confidence. This 6-week session is for ages 6-adult.
Time/Dates: 10:15-11:15 a.m.; Saturdays, November 4 - December 16

Fee: Member: $50; non-member: $62.50

Soft Sticks Lacrosse

An introduction to lacrosse for kids ages 7-12. Learn and develop essential lacrosse skills such as hand-eye coordination, speed and endurance in a non-contact environment, utilizing a soft ball and soft stick equipment. There will be six instructional classes in the gymnasium. Scrimmages will be played November 6 – December 11.

Time/Dates: 5:30-6:15 p.m., Mondays, November 6 – December 11.

Fee: Member $35; non-member: $50.