Sportsplex@Fairfield Tuesdays

9/12, 9/19, 9/26, 10/3, 10/10, 10/17, 11/14, 11/21, 11/28, 12/5 

Optional bus pick up from school!

Fairfield Ice Academy Learn to Skate, 2:45-3:45pm, Grades K-8
Come Learn to Skate in a personalized small group setting. At FIA you will learn the fundamentals of ice skating while having fun. Our lessons are geared toward the children. Our professional instructors will conduct classes in a positive atmosphere, making learning to skate a fun experience for recreational, hockey and figure skaters of all ages! The students are divided up by age and ability. Watch how quickly they learn!

Fairfield Ice Academy Ice Hockey, 2:45-3:45pm, Grades K-8
We will develop each player toward a path of success in hockey. We start with the most basic skating skills and focus on skills that will immediately improve their balance and agility and then turn to puck control and shooting. All drills are tailored to address needs of students after an initial assessment. There will be consistent situational training for defensemen and forwards alike, so they can develop the hockey sense needed to find success. All classes start with skills and end with a 3 vs 3 game! Attire: Full hockey equipment is required: elbow and shin pads, helmet with mask, hockey stick and hockey gloves, hockey pants, and shoulder pads. You can rent equipment for $75 per session with an option to buy at discounted rate.

Gymnastics for Boys and Girls at GCA, 2:45-3:45pm, Ages 6-9 years
We offer the best training program in the state of CT with state of the art equipment. The coaching staff is educated and well versed in the Junior Olympic USAG program. All coaches are former high level competitive gymnasts. They are Safety, CPR, and First Aid certified. Safety is our utmost concern for our gymnasts. Minimum class size is 10 students.

Activity Hopper at Sportsplex@Fairfield, 2:45-3:45pm, Grades K-8
The Sportsplex offers a class option that brings kids to the Gymnastics & Cheerleading Academy, Fairfield Ice Academy, Fit Club, World Champion Taekwondo, Rock Climb Fairfield, and Brain Boost. Camp includes instruction and activities and fun in all of the above listed activities! All activities take place indoors at the state-of-the-art Sportsplex facility. Our program is staffed by professional, experienced and certified coaches and trainers. Students are divided by age.

Ninja Zone, 2:45pm-3:45pm, Ages 6-9 years
A fusion of gymnastics, martial arts, obstacle training and freestyle movement. Children will learn flips, rolls, jumps, and kicks in combination with strength and ability courses. It is a progressive level system that evaluates and advances children on their skill and knowledge of core values as described in the Ninja Zone Creed. Minimum class size is 10 students.

Rock Climb Fairfield, 2:45-3:45pm, Grades 2-8
Carabiner's after school program is a fun, indoor rock climbing course for school-aged children. Our certified instructors will coach students on the basics of climbing technique in an encouraging, non-competitive environment. All equipment including climbing shoes, harness, and helmet are included. Instructor-student ratio is 1:6.

Fit Club, 2:45-3:45pm, Grades 5-8
At Fit Club kids are taught the values of respect, and are spoken to about bullying. We teach kids to be aware of their actions and how it can affect others. Coaches introduce self-defense techniques, defense maneuvers as well as engaging them in fun fitness activities! Fit Club focuses on keeping your body fit. Benefits from our program include building endurance, coordination, improving concentration, increasing strength, and so much more!

Brain Boost, 2:45-3:45pm, Grades K-8
Brain Boost is a math and computer learning center. We teach coding to kids by building fun games and apps using Scratch, Java script and also Minecraft mods. We also teach Robotics using Lego Mindstorm ev3. The lessons are fun and interactive. We work with kids’ imaginations to make coding/robotics interesting. Let's all build games and not just play them!

World Champion Taekwondo, 2:45-3:45pm, Grades K-8
Develop self confidence and an "I can do it" attitude! Improve self-discipline for better behavior at home. Sharpen listening skills for improved grades. Set goals and work hard to earn belt and trophy. Improve endurance, flexibility and strength.