Athletics

*All athletic program dates are tentative at this time. 


Athletic Programs

Programs beginning on or after March 1 will be available for registration starting February 1, unless stated in the program description. 

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.

  • Session 1 March 1 & 2; 4:30 – 5:20 pm 
  • Session 2 April 12 & 13; 4:30 – 5:20 pm
  • Session 3 May 10 & 11; 6:00 – 6:50 pm  
  • $25 City Resident | $30 Nonresident per class
  • $50 City Resident | $60 Nonresident per 2 class session

ESports Club 

Look no further, ESports Club Orlando has made it to Winter Garden. Upon joining the program, children 8 - 14 years old will learn leadership, sportsmanship, teamwork, and the opportunity to interact with other peers their age, all while engaging in video game play. Children will be coached by trained Rocket League and Fortnite Coaches. 

  • Games Played: Rocket League & Fortnite 
  • Monday Session: January 23 - March 20 (8 weeks)  
  • 5:30 - 6:30 pm 
  • 8 week session $160 City Residents / $170 Nonresidents 
  • Jessie Brock Community Center, 310 North Dillard Street

* ESports Jersey to be purchased through ESports directly, please contact info@esportscluborlando.com 

Beginners Pickleball Group Lessons

Course is for players who have never played before or have only a few times.   The course will introduce players to pickleball beginning with the very basics.  It will include instruction on rules, equipment, shots, strategies, skills, and techniques associated with pickleball.  The course will be a progression comfortably developing the student’s abilities.  Following completion of the course the students will be able to participate with an understanding of the game along with possessing the skills necessary open play.

  • 4 week Saturday session begins February 18 through March 11
  • 12:00 - 1:00 pm
  • Maximum of 8 students, Minimum of 4 students
  • Minimum Age 12
  • $100.00 City Resident / $125.00 Non-Resident
  • Equipment will be provided if necessary.
  • Proper court apparel and shoes required.

Advanced Beginners Pickleball Group Lessons

Course is for newer players who have been playing for less than a year or desire to elevate their game.  They are interested in improving their shots, knowledge of the game, developing game strategies, working on techniques, allowing them to participate confidently with other players during open play. 

  • 4 week Saturday session begins February 18 through March 11
  • 1:30 - 2:30 pm
  • Maximum of 8 students, Minimum of 4 students
  • Minimum Age 12
  • $100.00 City Resident / $125.00 Non-Resident
  • Equipment will be provided if necessary.
  • Proper court apparel and shoes required.

Kickball - Adult Fall League

Your favorite game during grade school recess just turned into your weeknight get-together. Come out and KICK IT with our Thursday night co-ed league. 

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

POLAR BEAR LEAGUE

  • League begins January 5
  • Registration | November 14 – December 9

SPRING LEAGUE

  • League begins March 23
  • Registration | January 30 – February 24

Middle School Running and Condition Program

Participants will receive training that develops speed, stamina, and develop an understanding for fast-twitch|slow-twitch muscle fibers. The four week program will conclude with an in class versatility contest that will test their abilities in the 100 meter and a 1 mile race. 

  • 11 – 14 years old 
  • Tuesdays, February 28 – March 28 (No programming the week of March 13)
  • $100 City Resident | $120 Nonresident 
  • 6:00 – 6:50 pm 
  • Jessie Brock Community Center, 310 North Dillard Street

Soccer – Adult 4v4 Recreational Fall League

Striker Soccer Academy provides fun recreational soccer leagues for local residents of all abilities. Divisions include Men’s, Women’s, Co-ed and over 35’s. The adult soccer league encourages good sportsmanship and camaraderie among all players. Bring a team or register as a free agent. Playing in the 4v4 league is an ideal way to have fun, maintain fitness and meet new people! Visit www.soccerinorlando.com for more information.

Super Soccer Stars

Super Soccer Stars is a soccer development program for children 12 months - 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 and build self confidence and team work. Each session last 8 weeks. 

  • Session 3: January 3 – February 21 or January 7 – February 25 
  • 18 – 24 months; weekdays 5:15 – 5:45 pm, weekends 10:00 – 10:35 am
  • 2 – 3 years; weekdays 5:50 – 6:35 pm, weekends 10:45 – 11:30 am 
  • $170 City Residents / $180 Nonresidents 8 Week Session 
  • $128 City Residents / $135 Nonresidents 6 Week Session
  • Jerseys are optional and may be purchased at any time by emailing orlando@soccerstars.com for $25

USSSA Softball - Adult League

Snag a line drive, make a diving catch and crush a game winning homerun in our adult softball leagues. Church, Men’s and Co-ed leagues offered Monday - Thursday. 

*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. 

  • Games at 6:45 pm, 7:45 pm & 8:45 pm
  • $460 per team for season
  • Braddock Park, 13460 Lake Butler Boulevard
  • Veterans Memorial Park, 420 South Park Avenue

POLAR BEAR LEAGUE

  • League begins January 2
  • Returning Teams Registration* | November 14 – December 9
  • New Team Registration | November 28 – December 9

SPRING LEAGUE

  • League begins March 20
  • Returning Teams Registration* | January 30 – February 24
  • New Team Registration | February 13 – February 24

Youth & Adult Tennis Lessons 

Highly skilled instructor brings years of experience and knowledge to participants. Class space is limited, advanced registration required. Program is for participants 5 and older.

  • Session 3: January 23 – March 3 

Spring / Summer Sessions 

  • Session 1: April 10 – May 19 (6 week session)
  • Session 2: June 6 – 22 (3 week morning session Tue|Thu)
  • Session 3: July 11 - 27 (3 week morning session Tue|Thu)

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Pee Wee: 
5:00 - 5:30 pm 

Intermediate: 
5:30 - 7:00 pm 
Pee Wee: 
4:30 - 5:00 pm

Beginner: 
5:00 - 6:00 pm

Adult: 
6:00 - 7:30 pm
Beginner: 
4:30 - 5:30  pm

Advance: 
5:30 - 7:00 pm 




Beginner: 
4:30 - 5:30 pm 

Youth Running and Condition Program

This 4 week program uses games and activities focused on developing skills when attempting short and long distance running. Emphasis is placed on breathing techniques, gait analysis, core and strength, injury prevention, and overall running mechanics for speed and endurance. 

  • 6 – 12 years old 
  • Tuesdays, April 4 – 25  
  • $100 City Resident | $120 Nonresident 
  • 6:00 – 6:50 pm 
  • Jessie Brock Community Center, 310 North Dillard Street

Youth Soccer – Development Academy

Striker Soccer Academy offers a skill-based training program for ages 3-12. Techniques taught by professional soccer coaches include ball striking, dribbling, passing, shooting, controlling, defensive skills teamwork and good sportsmanship! For more information please visit www.soccerinorlando.com.

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 eight 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.

  •  City residents register December 5 - January 6. Nonresidents register December 19 - January 6. Registration may close early due to limited availability in each age division.
  • Practices begin the week of January 30 │ Games begin February 18
  • 3 – 13 years old (age as of September 1, 2022)
  • $100 City Resident; $120 Nonresident
  • Braddock Park, 13460 Lake Butler Boulevard

YOUTH SOCCER – FALL 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 eight week season, an end of season award and a team jersey.

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

  • City residents register June 12– July 28 | Nonresidents register June 26– July 28. Registration may close early due to limited availability in each age division.
  • Practices begin the week of August 21 │ Games begin September 9
  • 3 – 13 years old (age as of September 1, 2023)
  • $110 City Resident; $130 Nonresident
  • Braddock Park, 13460 Lake Butler Boulevard

Umpires and Scorekeepers Needed

The City of Winter Garden is currently looking for paid Adult Slowpitch USSSA Softball Umpires and Scorekeepers to participate in games at Braddock Park and Veterans Memorial Park on the evenings of Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays. Experience for these roles is preferred but not mandatory. Training will be provided. These positions are open to ages 18 and up.
 
For more information on these positions, please contact the Winter Garden Parks and Recreation office at 407-656-4155 or email recinfo@cwgdn.com.
 
 Braddock Park – 13460 Lake Butler Blvd, Winter Garden, FL 34787

Veterans Memorial Park – 420 S Park Ave Winter Garden, FL 34787