We believe sports, fun and exploring new interests aren’t just for the young. Along with improving health, whenever teamwork is involved, there is the added benefit of being connected to others. That is why you will find a range of recreational activities at the Y. With something to offer everyone, there is no such thing as being too old to get in the game.
Men's Basketball League - Registration Now Open!
All Players Must be 16 Years or Older
Registration: Ends February 25
Games: March 3 - March 31 (Sunday Afternoons
Cost: $275 per team
The league includes 4 weeks of games plus a single elimination tournament.
The YMCA Sprint Triathlon is a great triathlon for beginners or seasoned triathletes. The race consists of a .5 mile swim, 12.4 mile bike, and 3.1 mile run. Come join the fun and give the Y Sprint a try!
Are you a great runner, but hate swimming? Get some friends together and form a relay team. Each team must have a swimmer, biker, and runner.
Registration is now open. Please call our Welcome Center at (660) 646-6677 for more information. This event will be chip timed.
Date: April 27, 2019
Location: Grand River Area Family YMCA
Time: 8:00 am
Cost: Individual with shirt - $50
Individual without shirt - $40
Team of 3 with shirt - $30 PER PERSON
Team of 3 without shirt - $20 PER PERSON
Shamrock 5K Run/Walk
Date: Saturday, March 23
Registration: Begins at 7:30 am
Race: Begins at 8:00 am
Starting Location: Simpson Park, Chillicothe, MO
Pre-Registration: January 29 - March 3 (All pre-registrants will receive a t-shirt.)
Pre-Registration Cost: Adult (Age 14+) - $25 / Youth (4-13) - $15
Registration: March 4 - Race Day
Registration Cost: Adult (Age 14+) - $30 / Youth (4-13) - $20
Participants may walk or run. Prizes will be given to the top finishers in each age group. Call the Y at 660-646-6677 for more information.
Thank you for registering for the Shamrock Run. To process your registration, please click here and login to your YMCA account. If you are unable to access your account, please stop by our Welcome Center for assistance. All online payments must be paid with a credit/debit card. EFT (Checking Account) payments cannot be accepted and will cause your registration to be rejected. For more information about online registration, the Shamrock Run, or any YMCA program, please call us at (660) 646-6677.
Download: Registration Form
Glow in the Dark Golf Tournament
Come and enjoy a 9-Hole Glow-in-the-Dark scramble along with food, door prizes, and a prize celebration. Pre-registration will be at 8:30 PM with a shotgun start a 9:00 pm. All proceeds will benefit youth programming at the Grand River Area Family YMCA. Call Lacey Pate, Program Director, at (660) 646-6677 for more information.
Time: 8:30 PM
Location: Green Hill's Golf Course
Cost: $140 per 4 Player Team
Sand Volleyball Tournament
Set yourself up for a great time! Register your team for the YMCA's Sand Volleyball Tournament coming to Jerseys Sports Grill this July. Teams are guaranteed 3 games consisting of two sets to 21 (final set to 15, if needed).
Time: 4:00 pm
Where: Jerseys Sports Grill
Who: Coed Teams of 4 - All players must be at least 15 years old. Each team must have at least one female player.
Cost: $50 per Team
Cash Prize: $100 for 1st Place
Golf Tournament - Cancelled for 2018!
Date and Time: Cancelled!
Lunch and Registration: 12:30 pm
Location: Chillicothe Country Club
Shotgun Start: TBA
Cost: $300 per 3 Man Team
Come and enjoy a day filled with golf, food, and prizes. All proceeds will benefit youth programs within the Grand River Area YMCA.
The Grand River Area Family YMCA presents the 2nd Annual Color Fest 5k Run/Walk! A part of the new Sliced Bread Celebration and Freedom Festival, this fun event promises to promote healthy living and comradery by bringing the community together with a whole lot of COLOR and FUN!
Participants may sign up as an individual or as a team! Teams will consist of 5-10 people. All participants will receive a registration gift. The race will begin at the Grand River Area Family YMCA's parking lot and end at the Silver Moon Screen. An ending race celebration will be held with music, games, color, door prizes, color and MORE COLOR for all ages! Get your teams together!!
Registration: Begins at 7:00 am
Race: Begins at 8:00 am
Location: Grand River Area Family YMCA Parking Lot (1725 Locust, Chillicothe, MO)
Pre-Registration: May 1 - June 23 (All pre-registrants will receive a t-shirt.)
Pre-Registration Cost: Individual (Age 9+) - $25
Team (5-10 people) - $20 per person (Youth registering on a team are $10.)
Youth (Age 8 & Under) - $10
Children Ages 2 and Under are FREE
Open/Day of Registration: June 25 - July 7 (Shirts will be provided upon availability.)
Open/Day of Registration Cost: Individual (Age 9+) - $30
Team (5-10 people) - $25 per person (Youth registering on a team are $15.)
Youth (Age 8 & Under) - $15
Children Ages 2 and Under are FREE
Martial Arts - Classes run with the regular program/fitness schedule.
This freestyle karate class focuses on forms, self-defense, discipline, technique, and applications. Classes are beginner friendly, no experience required! Professional level instruction by Josh Vance. Classes are available for adults and children age 4 and up. Visit our Martial Arts page for class times and pricing information.
Call today to set up your tee time in the Y's golf simulator. We'll take you through a short orientation, and you'll be ready to swing. With its second-to-none features and its state-of-the-art technology, you'll feel like you are on the green, but without the rain or snow. The simulator is located upstairs in our cardio and free weight area.
The cost for members is $1.00 per hour for members or $4.00 per hour for program participants. There is no cost for the 15-minute orientation. Contact Matt Jones at (660) 646-6677 for additional information.
The YMCA's Batting Cage, Pitching Machine, and Pitching Fence is located in the North Gym and can be rented with a 24-hour advance registration. The cost is $20/hour. The Batting Cage may only be rented by YMCA members. Please contact the Welcome Center for rental information and agreements.
Men's Open Basketball
Join us for a game of hoops every Tuesday and Thursday evening from 5:30-7:30 pm. There is no cost for facility members. Others may buy a daily pass for just $10.