Athletics Coordinator
Ryan Garcia
972.237.8109
rpgarcia@GPTX.org

The Grand Prairie Parks and Recreation Department offers many sports leagues, clinics, and classes that focus on fundamentals, principals, rules, and sportsmanship.

Sports are a great way for youth to learn teamwork, and develop a healthy sense of competitiveness. Not to mention sports give youth the opportunity to strengthen their bodies, and develop into healthy young men and women.

Browse through our current "Life is Grand" magazine on the classes page to see a complete list of programs.

Coaches Needed | Youth Sports Associations

 

Youth Leagues

Youth Basketball League (Charley Taylor Recreation Center)
(Ages 4-6): The city of Grand Prairie is providing a youth basketball league. Your child will be introduced to the game of basketball. Skills will be developed in conjunction with sportsmanship and self-confidence. Lace up those shoes and join us on the court for this great league!

Registration Dates
October 13 - December 23, 2014

Season Starts
January 17

League Format
6 regular season games

Registration Fee
$50 per player includes jersey

Youth Basketball League (Dalworth Recreation Center)
(Ages 6-10; 8U & 10U): The city of Grand Prairie is providing a youth basketball league. Your child will be introduced to the game of basketball. Skills will be developed in conjunction with sportsmanship and self-confidence. Lace up those shoes and join us on the court for this great league!

Registration Dates
October 13 - December 23, 2014

Season Starts
January 17

League Format
8 regular season games

Registration Fee
$65 per player includes jersey

Youth Basketball League (Tony Shotwell Life Center)
(Ages 11-14; 12U & 14U): The city of Grand Prairie is providing a youth basketball league. Your child will be introduced to the game of basketball. Skills will be developed in conjunction with sportsmanship and self-confidence. Lace up those shoes and join us on the court for this great league!

Registration Dates
October 13 - December 23, 2014

Season Starts
January 17

League Format
8 regular season games

Registration Fee
$65 per player includes jersey

Coaches and Instructors

Youth coaches and instructors are needed!
Coaches with expertise needed in one of our many youth sport leagues. Help make a difference in a child’s life. Coaches with kids who participate will receive their registration fee back in the form of a check at the end of the season.

Call 972-237-7533 for information.

YOUTH VOLUTEER COACHES
Three easy steps to becoming a volunteer coach for sports leagues in Grand Prairie:
1) Pick a sport.
2) Contact a Recreation Center or the Athletic Office
3) Fill out application

Athletic Office: (972) 237-7533
Bowles Life Center: (972) 237-PLAY
Charley Taylor Rec.: (972) 264-6890
Dalworth Rec.: (972) 264-7670

*background checks and drug tests are completed on all applicants.

www.TAAF.org

www.USSSA.com

Youth Sports Associations

Many of the sports leagues in the city are organized and run through Sports Associations. If you would like to sign your child up for one of their sports leagues, please contact them directly.

Boys Baseball – 972-266-0801
www.gpbbi.org

Youth Soccer – 972-264-4424 or 972-738-9477
www.gpsoccer.net

Youth Football – 972-237-5919
www.gpyfa.net

Cheerleading – 972-602-0877
www.gpyfa.net

Girl’s Softball – 469-767-9107
www.gpgirlssoftball.com

 

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10-Nov-2014 3:36 PM