YMCA of Greater Kalamazoo

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Adult Recreation Classes

Get involved with the YMCA of Greater Kalamazoo's adult recreation classes! We offer racquetball, badminton, and pickleball!

NOTE: some racquetball programs have been temporarily canceled. Please check back in the spring.

Racquetball Doubles League

Sign up with your own partner or have our coordinator match you with one for this 10-week league, capped by a tournament. All skill levels are welcome. Schedule TBA at Maple.

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Racquetball Clinic - Intro

Participants in this beginner clinic learn the basic rules, positioning and strategies. A fast paced and exciting sport for you and your friends.

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Racquetball Private Lessons

Private lessons for adults or youth.

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Please contact the Member Services desk for more information.

Racquetball Challenge Court

Test and improve your skill level against other players. No registration is necessary. Eye protection required.

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Racquetball Ladders

A competitive one hour session where opponents play 6 ten minute games. No sign up is needed; just show up. Eye protection is required.

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Adult Drop In Basketball

Great for a pick-up game, practice, or just a work out.

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Adult Drop In Volleyball

Drop in for a fun time to play volleyball with other adults. This is a great way to be active and enjoy playing the sport of volleyball.

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Racquetball Singles League

Compete in 10 weekly matches with times arranged by players. A playoff tournament will follow for the top 4 contenders in each division. Skill levels: novice through expert. Schedule TBA at Maple and Portage.

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Racquetball Morning Madness

Wake up early and get your exercise in for the day. Play follows a round robin format. No sign up is required. Eye protection is required.

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Racquetball - Family

Bring your family and enjoy an evening of Racquetball. Equipment and limited instruction are available.

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A paddle and whiffle ball sport, Pickleball was created for all ages and skill levels. The rules are simple, and the the game is easy for beginners to learn. But, Pickleball can develop into a quick, fast-paced, competitive game for experienced players. The sport combines many elements of tennis, badminton and ping-pong. It is played on a badminton-sized court using a slightly modified tennis net.

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This class teaches participants about the sport of fencing, from skilled instructors with Triblade Academy. Equipment is provided, please wear comfortable gym attire.

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Adult Golf Lessons

Participants will learn the full swing, short game, and sand through video analysis and playing lessons. Clubs and balls will be provided. Must be 16 years or older.
Lessons take place at The Dome on 12733 131 N in Schoolcraft.