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Family Resources Handbook – Sports

Note: The information in this category is organized by sport, in alphabetical order. The “See Also:….” references at the end of a listing indicates the organization can also be found in other categories.

Baseball

See Recreation, Towns of Bath, Brunswick, Harpswell, Topsham

Cal Ripken Division, Babe Ruth League, Brunswick
P.O. Box 827, Brunswick
bcrpresident@gmail.com
• Instructional League in baseball and softball for 6-12 yr olds; instructional league, games, tournaments, all-star competitions

Basketball

See Recreation, Bath YMCA; See Recreation, Towns of Brunswick, Harpswell and Topsham

Bath Area YMCA — See Recreation for contact information; See Also: Camps

Town of Bath, Department of Parks and Recreation — See Recreation for contact information; See Also: Camps

Bicycling: See Recreation: Town of Brunswick Parks & Recreation for contact information, Androscoggin Bike Path

Merrymeeting Wheelers Bicycle Club
P.O. Box 233, Brunswick
www.merrymeetingwheelers.org; 939-6694
• Weekly rides, May-Sept; skiing & hiking in colder months

Spare Time Bowling
276 Bath Rd, Brunswick
www.sparetimebrunswick.com; 725-2963
• Premier bowling center with state of the art scoring system
• 32, 10-pin lanes, snack bar, game room, youth instruction, events rental

Bowling Bowl – Candlepin Bowling
7 Dunlap St., Brunswick
http://bowling-bowl.com; 725-5241
• A tradition of relaxed family entertainment, bowl a string, join a league

Sable Oak Equestrian Center
38 Bridge Rd., Brunswick
www.sableoak.com; 443-4406
• Youth and amateur training available: all breeds and disciplines
• Boarding, Judging, Adventure Rides, Beach Rides

Royal Silks Equestrian Center
334 Augusta Rd, Rte 201 Topsham
www.royalsilksequestrians.com; 522-7640
• Training in a variety of disciplines from certified instructor; boarding
• Summer programs in horsemanship for ages 8-80

Fitness

Drums Alive for Children with Developmental Disabilities
• See Bath Parks and Recreation
• Ages 6-12; parents/guardians must be present
• Incorporates balance, coordination, strength through music,games, etc.

Universe Gym & Kids Down Under Fitness Program
361 High Street, Bath
http://theuniversegym.com; 442-0180
• Children: Fitness Fun Classes for 2-7 yr olds; after school Art & Tumble Classes (Sept. to June) for K-5 grades
• Adults: cardio, pilates, yoga, movement from head to toe; weight training

Field Hockey: See Recreation, Town of Brunswick, Harpswell & Topsham

Football

See Recreation, Town of Bath

Bath Youth Football
mlibbybyf@yahoo.com; 442-8630
• Grades 4-6;Competitive (4 teams)Tackle Football focused on fundamentals

Brunswick Area Youth Football League
BAYFL, Inc., P.O. Box 818, Brunswick
www.bayfl.org; registrar: 751-3311
• Focused on developing character and teaching sportsmanship through involvement with football and cheering
• Boys and girls aged 6-13 in Brunswick, Topsham and Harpswell

Golf

See Recreation, Town of Bath, Brunswick & Topsham

Bath Golf Club
387 Whiskeag Rd, Bath
www.skipworkplaygolf.com; 442-8411
• 18 hole course, golf lessons for 3-18 yr olds.

Brunswick Golf Club
River Road, Brunswick
www.brunswickgolfclub.com; 725-8224
• 18-hole course, lessons available

Long Shot Golf Center
305 Bath Rd, Brunswick
www.longshotgolfcentermaine.com; 725-6377
• Miniature golf, driving range, instruction

Gymnastics

See Recreation, Bath Area YMCA

Midcoast Gymnastics and Cheerleading School
41 Winter St., Topsham
www.midcoastgymnasticscheer.com; 729-9618
• Ages 2 & up, 4 levels, Olympic gymnastic equipment
• See Also: Camps

Town of Harpswell Recreation Department — See Recreation for contact information; See Also: Camps

Hockey

Midcoast Youth Hockey
P.O. Box 1019, Brunswick
www.midcoasthockey.org; 725-0133
• A fun, affordable ice hockey program for players between ages 4 and 14
• Instructional Programs provide players with enjoyable, constructive experience focused on skating fundamentals, hockey skills, teamwork, etc.

Kayaking

H2Outfitters Kayaking
184 Harpswell Road, Orr’s Island
H2o@h2outfitters.com; 833-5257
• 30 yrs. teaching sea kayakers at all levels; conduct sea kayak trips
• See Also: Camps

Seaspray Kayaking Rentals and Tours
420 State Road, W. Bath
www.seaspraykayaking.com; 443-3646
• Kayak, canoe, stand-up paddle boards; trips along ME coast; retail store
• See Also: Camps

Lacrosse

See Recreation, Towns of Bath and Topsham

Brunswick Youth Lacrosse
http://brunswicklaxme.org; youthbrunswicklax@gmail.com
• Grades 1-2, Co-ed; Boys & Girls teams for grades 3-6
• It’s all about learning the game, working together as a team and having fun

Martial Arts

Brunswick Martial Arts Academy
126 Main St, Topsham
www.brunswickmartialarts.com; 729-8682
• Instruction in Shaolin Kempo-Karate, Jiu-Jitsu, Tai Chi, etc. for 5 yrs & up

Northern Chi Martial Arts
25 Stanwood St., Brunswick
www.northernchi.com; 751-4317
• Instruction for ages 4 & up focused on fitness & personal development; 50% discount for family members

Riverview Foundation
610 Augusta Rd, Topsham
office@riverviewfoundation.org; 729-7399
• Non-competitive martial art training on 164 acre campus focused on traditional skills, physical fitness & inner peace.
• Adults and children ages 5-18, Tai chi and custom programs
• See Also: Camps, Health & Social Services

Shotokan Karate Academy
63 Elm Street, Topsham
www.karatemaine.com; 833-5185
• Traditional karate classes that improve self-confidence, self-discipline, focus and physical fitness for children 4 yrs and up and adults, including “extraordinary adult” classes for individuals with special needs

Town of Harpswell Parks and Recreation Martial Arts
See Recreation, Town of Harpswell
• Grades K-5 & home schooled; non competitive, non contact

Wu Hsing Shan School of Martial Arts
172 Front St., Bath
Surfer1950@live.com; 443-2893
• Instruction in shotokan karate, tai chi, grappling arts, jiu jitsu–ages 5 & up

Rollerskating

Rollerworld
20 Atwood Rd, Topsham
www.topshamrollerworld.com; 358-7875
• Indoor family roller skating; teen dances, private rentals, snack bar; birthday parties, skate sales

Scuba

Johnson’s Sporting Goods Scuba Diving Lessons
206 Bath Rd, Brunswick
www.johnsonssportinggoods.com; 725-7531
• Lessons for youths 10 & up; dive boat available

Skating

Bath Youth Meetinghouse and Skatepark Center
4 Old Brunswick Rd, Bath
www.bathskatepark.com; 443-8750
• Indoor skatepark; lessons for 6-10 yr olds every Sat. a.m..; helmets required; if under 18, your parents must sign waiver
• Free teen center: 13 & up; computers, board games, ping pong, foosball, air hockey, arcade games, snacks and drinks available

Bowdoin College Skating School
Watson Ice Arena, Bowdoin College
mmorin@bowdoin.edu
• Offers Basic Skills Program designed by US Figure Skating for participants 3 yrs. to adult, Oct through March

Skating Club of Brunswick
Watson Ice Arena, Bowdoin College
www.skatingclubofbrunswick.org
Stephandkay@gmail.com; 751-6011
• Nonprofit club for figure skaters of all ages; March to October

Soccer

See Recreation, Towns of Bath, Brunswick, Harpswell, Topsham

Seacoast United Maine Soccer Club
Topsham Indoor Arena, 20 Atwood Rd, Topsham
www.seacoastunitedmaine.org; 729-8444
• Working to advance physical/social well-being of kids and adults through competitive soccer; year round program for 4 yr olds to adults
• See Also: Camps

Softball

See Recreation, Towns of Bath, Brunswick, Harpswell & Topsham; See Cal Ripken, Babe Ruth League above

Skiing (Downhill)

See Recreation, Towns of Brunswick, Harpswell & Topsham

Kennebec Estuary Land Trust – Nordic Skiing Outings
See: Great Outdoors; Trails, Day Use, Park Lands for contact information
• Great ways to explore natural landscapes in winter
• See Also: Museums & Historical Sites, Maine Maritime Museum

www.visitmaine.com/attractions/winter_activities/cross_country_skiing — list of cross country skiing areas

Swimming: See Great Outdoors, Beaches; See Recreation, Bath Area YMCA and Towns of Brunswick, Harpswell & Topsham

T-Ball

See Recreation, Towns of Bath, Brunswick & Harpswell

Maine Pines and Racquet Fitness (Tennis, Racquetball)
120 Harpswell Road, Brunswick
www.mainepines.com; 729-8433
• Indoor courts available year round; private, semi-private and group lessons for all ages
• See Also Camps

Public Tennis courts
• Bath: McMann Athletic Complex, Congress Avenue
• Brunswick: High School, 116 Macquoit Road
• Harpswell: Fulle Field, Rte 123
• Topsham: Mt. Ararat Middle School, 66 Republic Avenue

Town of Topsham, Department of Parks and Recreation
• See Recreation for contact information; See Also: Camps

Topsham Youth Tennis Lessons, Mt. Ararat H. S. Tennis Courts
• See Recreation, Town of Topsham
• 8-14 yr olds; lessons in June

Track and Field/Running

See Recreation, Towns of Bath, Brunswick & Harpswell

Volleyball

See Recreation, Towns of Brunswick & Topsham

Wrestling

See Recreation, Town of Topsham

Yoga

Jai Yoga
314 Ft. Andross Building, Box 11
14 Maine Street, Brunswick
www.jaiyogahome.com; 725-7874
• Offers classes/workshops/instruction to promote health and growth of community and individuals: prenatal and Baby & Me classes

Other information:
www.andyvalleygymnastics.com — Andy Valley Gymnastics; Lewiston

www.thebankofmaineicevault.com — family & adult public ice skating; lessons

www.bikeleague.org — to find a bike club

www.cascobayhockey.com — Casco Bay Hockey Assoc.

www.concretedisciples.com — list of skateparks

www.countryfareways.com — 3 ten hole golf course; Bowdoin

www.equinenow.com — to find horse farms where lessons may be available

www.familyice.org — year-round family skating/community ctr.; Falmouth

http://lostvalleyski.com — downhill skiing, nighttime skiing; Auburn

www.merrymeetingsoccerclub.com — Merrymeeting Soccer Club; Bowdoinham

www2.nya.org/program/athletics/arena — Travis Roy Arena, North Yarmouth Academy; used by hockey assoc., town recreation programs

http://skimaine.com — list of ski areas, events

www.visitmaine.com/attractions/winter_activities/cross_country_skiing — list of cross country skiing areas

www.ymcaofsouthernmaine.org/casco-bay-ymca — swimming, health/fitness

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