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Gardena, CA 90247
(310) 217-9500
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Gardena Youth Sports Advisory Board

arrow Stephen Dyson - President
arrow Robert Garcia - Vice President
arrow Jasmin Garcia- Treasurer
arrow Kay Winter -Secretary

*Meets every 2nd Monday of the Month at 6:00pm.

The City of Gardena Department of Recreation and Human Services offers sports programming throughout the year. For youth and adult sports such as gymnastics, Tai Chi, tennis, golf, football, softball and basketball, please contact Sports Supervisor Evette Wedlow Benjamin at the Recreation Division office at (310) 217-6175.

Special sports programs are also offered at various times of the year and include gate ball and swimming. For information on these and other programs, please call (310) 217-9537.

Free Football, Soccer, Basketball and Softball Clinics are offered for boys and girls ages 5 to 14 years to provide instruction in sports fundamentals and teach good sportsmanship in a structured environment. The Gardena Youth Sports Advisory board provides support and awards programs for participants, coaches and volunteers.

Adult sports programs provide league play in such sports as basketball, softball and volleyball. An exercise and lap-walking program for seniors is held daily in the Rush Gymnasium. Classes are given in tennis, martial arts, aerobics and zumba.

Monthly golf tournaments are conducted by the Gardena Royal & Ancient Golf Association. Also, the City has conducted an annual Palm Springs Golf Tournament each June for over 40 years. To sign up for G.R.A.G.A. golf membership for Southern California Golf Association tournament play or information on the annual Palm Springs Golf Tournament, please call (310) 217-9537.

Sports programs offered:
*****Notice: Fees are subject to change without notice.******

Juniors Golf Class
Boys & Girls ages 8-17 are invited. Classes are held at Chester Washington Golf Course, 1930 W. 120th Street from 4-5 p.m. on Thursdays. *Nominal fee will apply. Call (310) 217-9537 for more information.

2015 Youth Soccer at Johnson Park
Rookies - Born in 2009, 2008 and 2007
Minors - Born in 2006 and 2005
Majors - Born in 2004, 2003 and 2002
Arrow Youth Soccer Registration Information will be available at a later date.

Softball2015 Youth Softball League
Bantam - 8/10 yrs**
Pee Wee - 11/12 yrs**
Midget - 13/14 yrs**
** Age as of January 1st 2015

2015 Youth Softball / Baseball Registration
Rookie - Born 2008, 2009, 2010
Bantam - Born 2006/2007
Pee Wee - Born 2004/2005
Midget - Born 2002/2003
Junior - Born 2000/2001
Arrow Information and registration

Boys & Girls Youth Basketball
Rookies - Born 2009 and 2010 (Must be 4yrs old by February 14, 2015)
Bantam - Born 2007 and 2008
Peewee - Born 2005 and 2006
Midget - Born 2003 and 2004
Junior - Born 2002, 2001 and 2000
ArrowYouth Basketball Registration Information will be available at a later date.
* Basketball Clinic dates will be available at a later date.

Boys & Girls Flag Football Leagues

Bantam 6-7yrs * Pee Wee 8-9yrs * Midget 10-11yrs * Junior 12-13yrs. Click here to access the Flag Football flyer or for more information, please call (310) 217-9537.

Arrow Youth Flag Football - Information and registration will be available at a later date.

Free Football, Soccer, Basketball, Baseball & Softball Clinics
Teaching Basic Fundamentals for Boys & Girls ages 4 -14yrs. Call the Recreation Department for additional information at (310) 217-9537.

Flag Football Clinics will be held as follows:
Arrow Bantam - None available at this time.
Arrow Pee Wee, Midget and Junior - None available at this time.

** All clinics will be held at Freeman park from 6:00pm to 7:30pm **

The City of Gardena Recreation Division offers many opportunities for adults to stay healthy while having fun.
Basketball Rim
Registration is accepted by teams in the following sports:
Arrow Men’s Basketball open league
Arrow Men’s Basketball 6’4” & under ~ Rush Gymnasium
Arrow Men's 40 & Over Basketball League
Arrow Women’s Softball - Freeman Park / Mas Fukai Park
Arrow Men’s Softball - Rowley Park / Mas Fukai Park
Arrow Co-Rec Softball - Rowley Park / Mas Fukai Park
Arrow Coed Volleyball - Rush Gymnasium

**Now Available - Sign up to receive City of Gardena Sports League Schedules & Information

Adult Basketball
Women's and Men’s basketball leagues are available at the Rush Memorial Gymnasium and Rowley Park Gymnasium. Team entry fees does not include referee fees.

For more information, please call (310) 217-9537.

Adult Softball Men’s, Women’s and Co-Rec Softball Leagues
Available at various Gardena parks. Leagues are played on different nights, depending on the level of the league. Consult the Recreation Division for schedules. Registration fees does not include Umpire. Fees are additional.

Arrow Adult Sports Softball Team Registration Form


Arrow Co-Ed Softball League (Rowley Park)
** Friday Night Co-Ed Softball League Schedule

Arrow Co-Ed Softball League (Mas Fukai)

Arrow Men's Monday Softball League (Rowley Park)
** Men's Monday Night Softball League Schedule

Arrow Men's 45 & Over Softball League (Mas Fukai Park)

Arrow Women's Softball League (Mas Fukai)

Men's Thursday Softball League (Mas Fukai Park)

Volunteer Coaches Needed
For basketball, baseball, softball, soccer & Special Olympics.
Sign up at the Nakaoka Community Center Recreation Office, 1670 W. 162nd Street, Gardena or call Sports Supervisor Evette Wedlow Benjamin at (310) 217-6175.

Summer Ending Carnival at Fukai Park
Sponsored by the Gardena Recreation Youth Sports Advisory Board - Funds Benefit Gardena Sports Programs
For booth information please call (310) 217-9537.

For more SPORTS information, please call (310) 217-9537.

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