Youth Activities

British Soccer Camp coming to KEENE this summer!
Keene Park and Recreation are pleased to announce a year of soccer camp partnership with Challenger Sports, providers of the U.S most popular soccer camp programs – British Soccer Camps Hundreds of Challenger coaches each year have helped the company develop one of the most innovative approaches to coaching youth soccer in the US & CANADA. Our experienced staff study the game at all levels and we have identified the key techniques and skills that your players need to work on and master to reach their true potential.  Each day includes individual foot skills, technical drills, tactical practices, small-sided games, coached scrimmages, and a daily World Cup tournament. Campers receive a free replica jersey (for online registrations at least 45 days before camp), ball, t-shirt and FREE access to www.thechallengerway.com.

Camp Dates: August 14th - 18th. Register or information at the following link: https://challenger.configio.com/ShoppingCart.aspx?com=detailview&iid=143885&zip=03431&zipdis=30&state=29&cid=321&m=0 
Register online by June 30th  and receive a FREE British Soccer Replica Jersey!

Camp Location: Fuller Elementary School Field, 422 ELM ST, KEENE,

Contact: Rich Lamoury, Regional Soccer Director – New Hampshire/Vermont EMAIL: rlamoury@challengersports.com  PHONE: 401-213-3161

FALL YOUTH SOCCER
STARTING SEPTEMBER 5TH
A non-competitive youth soccer league organized by the Recreation Center.
Age & Divisions: Teams will be grouped in Four divisions based on grade: K-1, 2-3, 4-5 & 6-8. The season will last a total of six weeks. K-1 teams will play Monday and Wednesday evenings. 2-3 & 4-5 groups will play Tuesday and Thursday evenings.
Location: Wheelock Park
Cost: Resident $45.00, Non-Resident $60.00. Cost includes a uniform for each participant. Registration forms can be found online at www.keeneparks.com or at the Recreation Center. We are accepting registrations July 1st!
Volunteer: Our Youth Soccer league runs with Volunteer Coaches! If interested in coaching please contact Meghan Spaulding.
Deadline: Registrations will be accepted until Wednesday, August 30th at 5:00 PM.

YOUTH FLAG FOOTBALL
STARTING AUGUST 29TH
The NFL Flag Football Program is a part of the Play 60 movement. This league is a non-contact sport and is built to teach the children about the game of football.
Age & Division: Teams will be grouped into three divisions based on grade: K-1, 2-3 and 4-5. The season will last for a total of eight weeks.
Location: Fuller School Field
Cost: Resident $45.00, Non-Resident $60.00. Cost includes a uniform and flags for each participant. Registration forms can be found online at www.keeneparks.com or at the Recreation Center. We are accepting registrations July 1st!
Volunteer: Our Youth Flag Football league runs with Volunteer Coaches! If interested in coaching, please contact Meghan Spaulding.
Deadline: Registrations will be accepted until Wednesday, August 23rd at 5:00 PM. Late fees will apply after this date.

CARDINAL LEAGUE
STARTING AUGUST 29TH
KPRD is proud to announce the start of a middle school flag football league. This is a non-competitive youth league.
Age & Divisions: Children in grades 6-8
Location: Fuller School Field
Dates: This program will start the week of August 29 and run for 8 weeks.
Cost: Resident $45.00, Non-Resident $60.00. Cost includes a uniform and flags for each participant. Registration forms can be found online at www.keeneparks.com or at the Recreation Center. We are accepting registrations now!
Volunteer: Our Youth Flag Football league runs with Volunteer Coaches! If interested in coaching please contact Meghan Spaulding.
Deadline: Registrations will be accepted until Wednesday, August 23rd at 5:00 PM.

CHESHIRE CATS JUMP ROPE TEAM
STARTING IN OCTOBER
Looking for a sport that is a little bit different? Join the Cheshire Cats Jump Rope Team! Learn the basics of single rope, Double Dutch, Chinese Wheel, speed, freestyle, and much more. No experience or personal equipment is necessary, just a willingness to play hard, support your teammates, and have fun. This Fall we will work on skill and endurance building. Members will decide if they wish to continue in the Spring either jumping just for fun, performance demonstrations, or prepare for regional competitions.
Ages: Grades 3-8, younger/older students accepted with instructor permission. Space is limited!
Cost: $35.00 per child. Contact the Recreation Center for registration information and deadlines.

Visit www.usajumprope.org for more info about the sport of jump rope!

Contact Kim at cheshirecatsjr@gmail.com for questions about the team!

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