Athletics

Athletic Programs

Amazing Athletes 

Our fun, active classes encourage kids to explore and develop a variety of athletic skills through the introduction of 9 different sports (basketball, baseball, lacrosse, golf, football, volleyball, hockey, track & field & tennis). During our weekly classes, children learn the importance of patience, teamwork, and self-confidence in a non-competitive, learning-based environment that fosters a love of healthy living. This program operates on a monthly basis and all sports are included and rotated 2 per week. Each month long session includes 4 Mondays or 4 Saturdays. First session begins September 14.

  •  Mondays | 18 months – 3 years; 5:30 – 6:00 pm
  • Saturdays | 18 months – 3 years; 10:00 – 10:30 am
  • $56 City Resident / $64 Nonresident per month
  • Jessie Brock Community Center, 310 N Dillard St

Beginner Archery

This is a course for youth and adults in barebow category archery (without sighting devices). All equipment is provided. Class welcomes beginner and advanced archers and provides a variety of skill development training and fun archery games.

  • Tuesday, September 3 & Thursday, September 5
  • 6:00 – 7:00 pm
  • $25 City Resident / $30 Nonresident per class
  • $50 City Resident / $60 Nonresident per 2 class session
  • Jessie Brock Community Center, 310 N. Dillard Street

Go Pickleball

This sport is a combination of tennis, badminton, ping pong and racquetball. An easy to learn game for all ages that promotes exercise and fun.

  • Mondays, Wednesdays & Saturdays, 8:00 – 11:00 am
  • Tuesdays & Thursdays, 6:00 – 8:30 pm
  • Free!
  • Veterans Memorial Park, 420 S. Park Avenue

*Please note that this is not a City of Winter Garden sponsored activity. Players choose to participate at their own risk.

Kickball - Adult Polar Bear League

It’s not just for recess anymore! Join in the fun and relive your elementary school glory days! Get friends, family or co-workers to come out and kick it with our Thursday night Co-Ed Kickball league!

Registration is open for returning teams November 4 – December 6 and for new teams November 18 – December 6. Registration may close early due to limited availability.

  • League begins January 9
  • Games at 6:45 pm, 7:45 pm & 8:45 pm
  • $300 per team for season
  • Braddock Park, 13460 Lake Butler Boulevard

Super Soccer Stars 

Super Soccer Stars is a soccer development program for children 12 months to 3 years old. All classes teach soccer skills in a fun, non-competitive and educational environment. Through our age-specific curriculum, we use soccer to nurture, build self-confidence and develop teamwork. This program operates on a monthly basis. Each month long session includes 4 Wednesdays or 4 Saturdays. First session begins September 11. 

  • Wednesdays
    • 12 – 24 months; 5:00 – 5:30 pm
    • 2 – 3 years old: 5:40 – 6:20 pm
  • Saturdays
    • 12 – 24 months; 10:00 – 10:30 am
    • 2 – 3 years old: 10:40 – 11:20 am
  • $56 City Resident / $64 Nonresident per month ages 12 – 24 months
  • $64 City Resident / $72 Nonresident per month ages 2 – 3 years’ old
  • Jessie Brock Community Center, 310 N Dillard St

USSSA Softball - Adult Polar Bear League

Hit, run, and slide with the adult USSSA softball leagues. Church, Men’s and Co-ed leagues offered Monday - Thursday. Registration is open for returning teams November 4 – December 6 and for new teams November 18 – December 6. Registration may close early due to limited availability.

*A returning team is classified as a team that has participated in any of our softball leagues within one of the past three consecutive seasons. 

  • Leagues begin the week of January 6
  • Games at 6:45 pm, 7:45 pm & 8:45 pm
  • $370 per team for 8-game season 
  • Braddock Park, 13460 Lake Butler Boulevard Veterans Memorial Park, 420 South Park Avenue

Youth Soccer - Spring League

Cheer on your child while they have a great time with friends! This recreational program emphasizes an environment that is fun for all ages. We focus on each child through positive coaching, teamwork, sportsmanship, skill development and more! Fee includes an 8-week season, an end of season award and a team jersey.

We want you! Coaches pay only $10 for one child’s registration. Paid officials are also needed. 

  • Registration opens December 2 – January 10 for City Residents
  • Registration opens December 16 – January 10 for Nonresidents
  • Registration may close early due to limited availability in each age division.
  • Practices begin the week of January 27
  • Games begin February 15
  • 3 – 12 (age as of September 1, 2019)
  • $90 City Resident / $110 Nonresident
  • Braddock Park, 13460 Lake Butler Boulevard

Youth & Adult Tennis Lessons 

Highly skilled instructor brings years of experience and knowledge to participants. Class space is limited, advanced registration required. Private lessons available upon request.

  • 6 – week session beginning September 9 and November 4
  • 5 years and older
  • Varies – check www.wintergarden-fl.gov for details
  • Chapin Station Neighborhood Park, 501 West Crown Point Cross Road