Youth Sports

Hood County YMCA

Youth Sports

Youth Performance Training Camp-Speed & Agility

Youth Performance Camp will include speed, agility, and power training exercises designed to help take youth to the next level. Session two of camp will re-cap skills learned in Session 1, and begin to advance on those skills. New participants and all fitness levels welcome in both sessions!

Camp Dates: June 4 – June 28 & July 9 – August 2, Camp will meet every Monday/Tuesday/Thursday each week

Cost: $75 for Members/$125 for Non-Members

Times/Ages: Youth Ages 8-12 yrs @7:00 -8:30 AM & Youth Ages 13-17 yrs @8:30-10:00 AM

Where: Hood County YMCA, 1475 James Road, Granbury TX 76049

Instructors: Cole Hinkle & Roy Phillips 

Contact: Health & Wellness Director, Roy Phillips, at or 817-573-7159

Printable Flyer & Registration Form

Roy Phillips
Cole Hinkle








Flag Football 

The Hood County YMCA will be offering Flag Football for youths ages 5-11.  Participants will learn the basics of football and sportsmanship in a safe, no-tackle environment.

  • Dates: IN PROGRESS- please check back for upcoming league dates
  • Open to boys and girls ages 5-11
  • Teams grouped by age
  • Games will be held Saturday mornings at the YMCA.
  • Participants must supply their own cleats, black bottoms, and gloves.
  • We are also looking for volunteers for coaches and refs! If you are interested, please contact Whitney Landis at / 817-573-7159

Cost: $65 members; $95 non-members; includes jersey


Click Here For  Our Printable Flyer and Registration Form

CONTACT: For questions contact our Youth Development Director, Whitney Landis, at or call 817-573-7159

Swim Teamswim-girls-dive

A Fall/Winter/Spring program offered through the YMCA for all ages and instructed by Janet Steenberge, SEALS Swim Team Coach.

Click here for Swim Team Info & Registration Form

Texas Isshinryu Karate Kai

We are pleased to announce that we have Texas Isshinryu Karate Kai at our Hood County YMCA.  We have three classes available for all ages to learn proper technique with our 3rd degree Black belt.

  • Builds self-esteem so they are confident leaders
  • Teaches that a positive attitude can make all the difference
  • Teach self defense, so if a bad situation occurs, they know just what to do
  • Helps them become self-disciplined and respectful in all aspects of life
  • Builds control over their minds and bodies

Hood County YMCA Kids Triathlon

Triathlon is one of the fastest-growing sports in the world, and kid’s triathlons are a vital part of this trend. There is no better way for a child to experience the benefits of a healthy lifestyle focused on hard work, daily exercise and good nutrition. Every triathlon consists of 4 components- swimming, biking, running and transitions. The course is designed to be challenging, yet achievable, even for the first-timers. Plus, the safety of your child is priority during the triathlon. With the help of amazing staff and volunteers, we go to great lengths to make the course as safe as possible. Each child will be chip-timed and walk away with a medal around his or her neck. Awards will also be given to the top finishers in each age group. Contact the Hood County YMCA for more information on this great program.

Race Rules

Distances & Ages

  • Mini-Tri Division: Ages 5 & up; swim 25 yards, bike 1.5 miles, run 1/2 mile
  • Junior Division: Ages 6-10; swim 75 yards, bike 3 miles, run 3/4 mile
  • Senior Division: Ages 11-14; swim 150 yards, bike 6 miles (2 loops), run 1 mile

DATE:  2019 Dates TBD, Thanks for a great 2018 event!


WHERE:  Hood County YMCA, 1475 James Rd. Granbury, Texas 76049

CONTACT:  For more information, contact Holly Martin at or Whitney Landis at 817-573-7159 or