Lexington Family YMCA

The Lexington Family YMCA offers a complete lineup of activities and programs for the whole family. Sports, strength and wellness, health screenings, tennis, equestrian and childcare.

HOURS:

Mon – Thurs – 5:00am – 9:00pm
Fri – 5:00am – 8:00pm
Sat – 8:00am – 6:00pm
Sun – 1:00pm – 5:30pm

ADDRESS & PHONE:

401 YMCA Rd
Lexington, SC 29073
803.359.3376
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What's Happening at the Y

Girls Equestrian Overnight Camp Out

Children will experience overnight camping with their friends. Schedule will include fun activities with the horses, riding lessons, evening campfire and horse care. The campers will be divided into groups depending on ability. Campers will be housed in our residential cabins located on site. Evening snack, breakfast and lunch included. A packing list will be sent via email after registration.

Ages: 8 and up

Date: April 4-5

Time: Saturday 5:30 p.m.(drop off until 6:30 p.m.) until Sunday 1:30 p.m.

Fees:
Members: $60
Non-members: $90

Registration: Open March 1 until April 3.

For more information, contact Melissa London.

 


Run Red Bank 5k, 10k & Kids' Fun Run

Run Red Bank 5k, 10k & Kids’ Fun Run

May 30, 2014 at the Lexington Family YMCA

Come run, jog, or walk with us in Run Red Bank! The course is welcoming to beginners and pros alike. Families and kids are welcome! Join in and get fit! Proceeds benefit the Y’s Annual Campaign, which lives by its mission to build strong kids, strong families and strong communities each day by never turning anyone away who cannot afford a YMCA program or Y-service.

CASH PRIZE!
$75 will be awarded to each of the Mens’ and Women’s winners of the 5k and the 10k!

Entry Fees:
» 12 & Under Fun Run Registration: $10
» Early Registration (by May 14): 5K – $25, 10K- $30
» Late Registration (by May 29): 5K – $30, 10K – $35
» Race Day Registration: 5K – $35, 10K – $40
» Group Entry (8 or more people, by May 14): 5K – $20 per person

PACKET PICK UP:
Early Pick Up: May 29, 5 – 7 p.m.
Race Day Pick Up: Race starts at the Lexington YMCA. Every participant must be registered and every individual must pick up a packet containing a t-shirt and important race information.

Race Day Schedule: 
» 8:00am – Kids Fun Run (12 and Under)
» 8:30am – 5K and 10K Race Start
» 10:00am – Awards Ceremony

Flyer and Sponsorship Form

Registration Form

Register online, mail or drop off a form at the Lexington Y!


Youth Flag Football

Youth Flag Football

Ages: 3 – 11

Designed to help your child learn the game of football and have lots of fun while doing it! Players will learn the fundamentals of football, both offensive and defensive strategies. During the games players will have the opportunity to play different positions. Everyone gets to play a minimum of half the game.

This program provides young players a fun and exciting opportunity to engage in non-contact, continuous action while learning lessons in teamwork and sportsmanship. Participants in each age group will be divided into teams led by volunteer parents. Program includes one practice per week and eight Saturday games. All players are recommended to wear a mouth guard.

Registration: thru February 16, 2015
(There is a $15 late registration fee February 17-23)

Season: Practice starts week of February 9; games played February 21-May 16, 2015

Cost:
Members: $38
Non-members: $68

Age Groups:
3-5
6-7
8-9
10-11

For more information, contact Chris Doucett.


Spring Break Camp

Ages: 5-12

Dates: April 6-10, 2015

Drop off starts at 7 a.m. and pick-up by 6 p.m.

Let your child join us at the Y for camp while school is out. Children will discover new things while participating in fun-themed activities. Lunch and snack will be provided.

Cost: $105/member; $155/non-member

Register online or at the front desk. Pre-registration is required to attend. Online registration closes April 4.

For more information, contact Savanah Standifer.


Winter Programs

Winter Programs

guideBe “in the know” about what’s going on at the Y this Winter. Soccer, Boot Camp, Aquatics, and more! Download it today.

PDF 2014 Winter Program Guide 


South Carolina United YMCA Recreational Youth Soccer

South Carolina United YMCA Recreational Youth Soccer

It’s Game Time

More Soccer. More Fun. More Value. The South Carolina United FC YMCA Recreational Youth Soccer League serves nearly 5,000 Midlands youth who compete at six different venues throughout greater Columbia. Soccer encourages team play and individual skill development while having fun. Available for girls and boy, ages 4-18. Each team is guaranteed 7 out of 8 scheduled League Matches, weather permitting.

SEASON: March 7 – May 9, 2015

Practice begins week of February 23.

Register by February 1, 2015.

Cost*:  

YMCA Family Memberships:
$60 – U4-U6
$70 – U7-U8
$80 – U9-U12
$99 – U13-U19

Non-member:
$75 – U4-U6
$85 – U7-U8
$95 – U9 – U12
$99 – U13-U19

Your Registration Fee includes a team photograph and medal for each player!  

PLEASE NOTE:  Fall 2014 marked the first of the next four seasons in which the League’s new Uniform Kit must be purchased and worn by all registered players. If you are new to our club, please realize that once you have purchased the kit for $25 during the online registration process, your child will wear this same uniform kit for the Fall 2014, Spring 2015, Fall 2015 and Spring 2016 seasons.  Please take the potential growth of your child over the next 30 months into account when placing your child’s uniform order.

Locations:
Ballentine Park
Polo Road
Lexington Family YMCA
Jeep Rogers Family YMCA
NorthWest Family YMCA
Owens Field


Private Riding Lessons (Youth and Adult)

Private Riding Lessons (Youth and Adult)

Ages: 7 and up

Weight Limit: 200 lbs

Work one-on-one with a riding instructor, learning specific skills and goals. All levels from beginner to advanced in hunter/jumper equitation.

Registration: Contact Melissa London at 803.359.3376 ext 17 to schedule lessons.

Cost:
Members:
$25 semi-private one hour lesson
$25 half hour lesson
$40 hour lesson
Non-members:
$30 semi-private one hour lesson
$40 half hour lesson
$60 hour lesson


Y-Club Afterschool Program

Y-Club Afterschool Program

The Y-Club Afterschool Program is a fun place to be with lots of positive staff interaction and learning opportunities. We provide a healthy afterschool snack, physical fitness time, homework help and a wide variety of other activities, including STEM and time to socialize with friends or play games.

Hours: School dismissal – 6:15 p.m.

Ages: Kindergarten – 8th grade

Weekly Cost: $45 members/$60 non-members

When there is a half day at school, we will still hold afterschool and pick up the children from school. School in-service days and student holidays are included in regular weekly fees, except for holiday breaks (Winter Break and Spring Break) are registered and paid for separately.

Transportation is provided from:
» Carolina Springs Elementary
» Carolina Springs Middle
» Deerfield Elementary
» Oak Grove Elementary
» Red Bank Elementary
» Saxe Gotha Elementary
» White Knoll Elementary
» White Knoll Middle

Download: 2014 Afterschool Registration Form

Afterschool Parent Handbook

For more information, contact Savanah Standifer.

 


My Fit is here!

My Fit is here!

Available at the Downtown, Jeep Rogers, and NorthWest branches, My Fit is a suite of services to help members learn, grow and thrive. It is a multi-step program to meet your needs, whether for fitness, inspiration or nutrition. We’ll help you develop life-promoting habits. Powered by MobileFit! A new, easy-to-use system to help you reach your health goals.

SmartStart:

Among the various fitness programs offered at the YMCA of Columbia, SmartStart stands out by taking a unique approach to being more healthy. These one on one sessions combine nutritional information and fitness with coach support to encourage participants to meet their goals. 3 sessions: FREE

Healthy Eating:

Healthy Eating includes three sessions with a Healthy Living Coach to identify potential roadblocks to healthy eating. Participants learn how to use the MobileFit Nutrition application to track calories, nutrition, water consumption and will also learn how to use www.choosemyplate.gov to support healthy eating. 3 sessions: $49

Personal Training:

Get one-on-one fitness training with a nationally certified trainer. Designed to evaluate, motivate, and educate so that you get the most out of every workout. Your trainer will provide motivation to help you meet your goal, train for a sport, get ready for a special event, or just increase your level of health. Our qualified trainers will evaluate your current fitness level and design a specific program for you based on your goals. For new personal training participants only. 3 sessions: $99

 

FAQ:

What is MobileFit?
MobileFit is a web-based group of tools designed to support our My Fit series of programs.

How do I get started on MobileFit?
It’s easy to get started using MobileFit by registering for one of the three My Fit programs: SmartStart, Healthy Eating or Personal Training. Coaches will enroll participants during their first session.

How can I access MobileFit once I am enrolled?
Choose one of the many options to access MobileFit; there are touchscreens in your local branch; to print a custom workout and log your results: download the MobileFit App for free on an iPhone; access MobileFit from other smart phones through mymobilefit.com; or access on your iPad or tablet.


Gift Cards now available!

Gift Cards now available!

GIVE THE GIFT OF HEALTH! 

Give the gift that shows you really care. The Y is the leading voice on health and well-being. With a mission centered on balance, the Y brings families closer together, encourages good health and fosters connections through fitness, sports, fun and shared interests.

When you give a Y Gift Card, you too can make a meaningful, enduring impact on someone’s health and help them live a happier, healthier life. So, show that you really care. Give the gift of health. Give a Y Gift Card today. Gift cards are available at all area locations for any amount. Stop by the front desk to purchase or for more information!

Gift Cards can be used for:
• Joiner’s fee
• Membership dues
• Youth sports and other program fees
• Personal training sessions
• Swim lessons
• Y Merchandise
• And lots more!