2020: Brooklyn Voted PPYRC-Prospect Park Youth Running Club Best Youth League!
PPYRC-Prospect Park Youth Running Club
Park Slope, Brooklyn – www.ppyrc.com
The Prospect Park Youth Running Club nurtures child athletes of all abilities, helping them achieve their fitness goals and navigate the joys and hurdles of competition. The league’s six volunteer coaches train children between the ages of six and 13 on a variety of fitness techniques, emphasizing not only the physical aspect of track and field, but also the psychological one. By imparting a strong understanding of proper distance training methods, injury prevention, rest and recovery, and mental preparation, the non-profit league gives the young athletes a tremendous opportunity to succeed in cross country, track & field, and road racing, while allowing its 150 participants to experience the rewards of being a part of a dynamic team.
2019: Brooklyn Voted Amity Little League Stadium Best Youth League!
Amity Little League Stadium
2222 Knapp St.
(718) 648-8135 – www.amitybaseball.com
Are you looking for a better playing experience? Well, you’ve found it. At Amity Baseball, the goal is to make sure each player is better at the end of the season than he/she was at the beginning. Amity Baseball’s teams are coached by certified staff members (Cal Ripken/Babe Ruth certified). They encourage kids to learn new skills and positions all without the fear of failure. They aim to develop players, teach advanced skills and most of all let the kids play and have fun! Amity Baseball strives to give both the players and parents an enjoyable experience. Players from ages 4-18 are welcomed to join. They teach all players, regardless of ability. They want motivated participants who love baseball and want to improve. While the goal is to teach the games they play, they will not stress winning at all costs.