Overview

As the popularity of soccer continues to soar nationwide, kids really get a kick out of our programs that teach fundamental skills such as passing, trapping, shooting, dribbling, stealing and goalkeeping. See the New Hope Y sports schedule

Questions? Contact our Customer Service Center at 612-230-9622.

Each eight-week session is $65 for members and $90 for non-members.

Age-based classes will vary by session.

Age 3: 30-minute class
Kids at this level learn how to get comfortable using their feet. Safe, age-appropriate activities teach basic concepts and show how much fun soccer can be! 

Age 4 through grade 1: 45-minute class
Our trainers start to introduce team-based instruction such as drills and scrimmages. All games are friendly, inclusive and non-scoring.

Grades 2-8: 60-minute class
Kids in upper grades learn more advanced techniques and strategies customized to their age and ability. Our expert trainers challenge athletes and give helpful feedback, making sure they stay safe and have fun in every class.

Session 1, January 9 - March 5

Class registration is open through January 14.

Find a class

Tips and preparation for parents and guardians

  • You can also register in person at Member Services
  • Have your child bring water and wear active wear and tennis shoes (shin guards recommended but not required)
  • Each child will receive a Y T-shirt
  • The Y will provide all necessary equipment
  • Arrive on time
  • Have your child use the restroom before class begins
  • Remain in the building throughout the entire class
  • Show a photo ID or driver’s license as you enter the building if you’re not a member of the Y

Each eight-week league is $100 for members and $125 for non-members.

Age-based leagues for grades 2-8 will vary by session. Leagues meet two days each week—one day for practice and one day for games.

All-Y leagues

Participants will be placed on teams by current grade level. All-Y league teams will play other teams throughout the YMCA of the Greater Twin Cities.

The fee for each nine-week league is $75 for members and $100 for non-members.

Session 1, January 9 - March 5

League registration is open through January 2.

Find a league

Tips and preparation for parents and guardians

  • You can also register in person at Member Services
  • Have your child bring water and wear active wear and tennis shoes (shin guards recommended but not required)
  • The Y will provide all necessary equipment, including jerseys
  • Arrive on time
  • Have your child use the restroom before class begins
  • Remain in the building throughout the entire class
  • Show a photo ID or driver’s license as you enter the building if you’re not a member of the Y

We offer a free Soccer clinic so your child can see what the sport is all about. 

Upcoming clinic:

  • No soccer clinics currently scheduled. Check back for more info on upcoming clinics.