Whether they are new to the game or looking to improve their skills, kids can focus on the sport of their choice with fun instructional classes and clinics.

Not sure what class is right for your child? We are happy to help! Email us at childrensclasses@jccgb.org or call 617.558.6443.

Find a Class

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Soccer

Soccer

Weekday and weekend classes and clinics for kids new to the game or looking to improve their skills.

Indoor Basketball Court

Basketball

Basketball

Children learn the fundamentals of basketball.

Ninja Warriors

Ninja Warriors

Get active and have fun with Ninja Warrior obstacles, games and more.

Tennis

Tennis

Check out group classes and individual instruction for players of all ages and levels in a safe and socially-distanced environment.

girl gymnastics family gym

Gymnastics

Gymnastics

Children learn the fundamentals of gymnastics.

T-Ball

Baseball & T-Ball

Baseball & T-Ball

Children learn the fundamentals of baseball and t-ball.

Family Fitness

Family Fitness

Get fit with your little one with classes like Stroller Fit, Parent & Me Bootcamps, Yoga, Pilates and more!

Lenny Krayzelburg Swim Academy

Lenny Krayzelburg Swim Academy

Acclaimed Lenny Krayzelburg swim program starts as young as 3 months.

Meet Our Coaches

HERO Kids Sports
Instructors

HERO Kids Sports offers specialized sports instruction utilizing biometric exercises that will promote the development of gross and fine motor skills, coordination, balance and spatial awareness. Kids are taught sports fundamentals, sportsmanship, and the values of teamwork as well as the importance of nutrition and empowering healthy lifestyle choices. The goal is to help children form positive habits that they will carry with them throughout their lives.

Rusty Lodi
Coach

Rusty is a beloved JCC Greater Boston coach for multiple sports including basketball, tennis, floor hockey, baseball, t-ball and more. He previously coached tennis at Gann Academy, and now runs the JCC Early Learning Center gym program and coaches Birthday Parties. Rusty also offers clinics and private lessons in basketball for elementary age kids and tennis lessons for preschool age children.

Doug Maynard
Tennis Director

Doug Maynard is in his ninth year as Tennis Director at JCC Greater Boston. He is a United States Professional Tennis Association Elite Professional with over thirty years of teaching and coaching experience at the professional, collegiate, interscholastic and club/resort level in North Carolina, Florida and Massachusetts. Doug is also the Women's Tennis Assistant Coach at Boston College.

Previous Tennis Director positions have included The Tennis Club of Palm Beach, Omni Grove Park Inn Resort in Asheville, NC, and the Levine Jewish Community Center in Charlotte, NC. Maynard has trained and coached national junior champions, touring pros in the world’s top 25, and is a former NCAA Big South Conference Coach of the Year. Many junior students have gone on to play at numerous NCAA Division I, II, and III universities including Auburn, Arizona, Clemson, UNC, Virginia, Ohio State, and Wake Forest.

As a player, he is a former North Carolina and Southern Junior Champion and ranked in the top 15 in USTA National Rankings. Doug played collegiately at Ole Miss and the University of North Carolina Asheville, where he was ranked in the nation’s top 15.

Super Soccer Stars
Instructors

Super Soccer Stars offers unique programs for kids that teach soccer skills in a fun, non-competitive, educational environment. Their philosophy is to use soccer to nurture, to build self-confidence, and to develop teamwork in every class.

More Class Options

Children's fitness at the JCC

Guide to Classes and Clinics

See a complete listing of our kids’ classes, including sports, art, music, STEM and more.

Lenny Krayzelburg Swim Academy

Anyone can be a happy, safe and confident swimmer. This acclaimed program at the JCC offers swim lessons for everyone at every level — including parent-infant, toddlers, preschoolers and beyond.

Super Soccer Stars Shine participant and coach

Adapted Classes

Not sure what class is right for your child? We are happy to help! Email us at childrensclasses@jccgb.org or call 617.558.6483.