Other Sports

NEW Youth Sports Code of Conduct


Junior Golf                                                                                                                                  This instructional golf program will teach the basic fundamentals of golf, along with the proper etiquette of the game.  It is designed to meet the needs of the beginning golfer, all the way up to experienced players.  The program will be held at the Emporia Municipal Golf Course, with Marcus Erkel, head Golf Professional. Participants will meet at Emporia Recreation Center and ride our bus to the golf course. A qualified instructor (s) will conduct the program.  Bring your own clubs if possible.  Loaner clubs may be available for checkout if needed and a snack bar is available at the golf course. Bring water and a hat. The last two weeks of the program, parents are invited to participate with their kids on the course.  There will be six sessions.  Sign up for either Tuesdays or Thursdays.                   Not Eligible for Youth Fee Waiver

 Ages: 7-14 years                                                                                                                         Dates:   Tuesdays June 5-July 10 OR Thursdays June 7-July 12                                                 Fee: $55 USD253 Resident   $60 Non-Resident (includes transportation and green fees)   Time: Bus departs at 1:00pm and returns at 3:00pm                                                      Registration Closes:  June 1                                    Min: 15 / Max: 30 (per day)

Emporia Junior Golf Development League   

This league will be for the development of golfers seeking to learn golf and compete in golf events. The league will consist of an 8 week schedule and will meet twice a week. Meetings will vary between practice days and play days. Students will learn etiquette, scoring, swing fundamentals, tournament preparation, and more. Practices will be set in a learning but fun environment, and will focus on both individual and team golf scenarios.                   Fee: $125/8 week session (includes practice balls, green fees, hat, and instruction)   Ages: 6-14 years           Date: Tuesdays and Thursdays starting June 5                   Locations: Emporia Municipal Golf Course and Emporia Country Club Golf Course. No transportation will be provided for this league.    Registration will be on Monday June 4 @ 5:00pm at Emporia Country Club- Parents are asked to attend to assist with the registration, with a short program to follow at 5:15pm regarding teaching schedules, events, and tournament schedules.   Not Eligible for Youth Fee Waiver


Youth Tennis                                                                                                                            

George Milton, Former Head Tennis Coach at ESU, will be offering tennis instruction this year.  George brings a wealth of tennis background and experience.  Eight lessons are scheduled MONDAY thru THURSDAY, with selected FRIDAYS used for make-up days due to the weather.  Rackets will be provided (when necessary) and all tennis balls; bring your own water bottle.   Sessions will be held at Hammond Park Tennis Courts, 18th and Merchant St.  Not Eligible for Youth Fee Waiver                                                                           Date: June 11- June 21             Registration Opens: Monday April 16               Registration Closes: Friday June 8

Times  Ages Fee Max
8:00 – 8:30 am 5-7 $30.00 16
8:30 – 9:15 am 8-10 $40.00 16
9:15 – 10:15 am 11-13 $50.00 16

track 1

Track Club       Open for grades 1-8. This 6-week program is designed for instructional learning and enjoyment of track and field.  Our coach is ESU Track athlete Keiona Doctor.  Practices will be held on Mondays and Wednesdays at the Emporia Middle School track. A track meet will be held at the end of the season to showcase our athletes.                        Fee:  $30/USD253 resident/$35 non-resident                                                                Practices: April 30- June 6            Time: 6:00 pm                                                     Registration Closes:  Friday April 27         Location: EMS Track

Tae Kwon Do     Family Fun! Fitness! Flexibility!  Leap of Faith Martial Arts (affiliated with Ultimate Martial Arts of Newton, KS) invites you to join our Tae Kwon Do program.   Learn self defense, poomsae and more from Black Belts Brad, Noah and Madelynne Douglas. Classes focus on the tenets of TKD: courtesy, integrity, self control, perseverance and indomitable spirit.  Tuesdays/Thursdays: 6:15pm (ages 6 and up)  Tuesdays/Thursdays:  7:15  P.M. (adults should plan for the later class)                    Fees: $45 per month first family member, $30 per month each additional