Photo courtesy of Super Soccer Stars
Photo courtesy of Super Soccer Stars

Boston Kids' Sports Classes That Focus on Fun and Boost Athletic Skills

The benefits of playing sports are plenty: Kids get exercise, distance from screens, an appreciation for teamwork, and new pals to play with. Luckily, the Boston area offers many athletic teams and classes that develop kids' skills while making sure they have fun, too. From traditional team sports like soccer and baseball to individual pursuits such as skating, swimming, and karate, these athletic programs in Boston and surrounding Massachusetts towns might just spark a lifelong passion. For more enrichment programs, look at our Boston Classes and Activities Guide.


Sunrise Learning Academy at Old West Church
131 Cambridge Street
Boston, MA 02114

Kindercare School Street
44 School Street
Boston, MA 02108

Carter Playground
709 Columbus Ave.
Boston, MA 02118

Hurley School Field
70 Worcester St.
Boston, MA 02118

Rotch Field
Randolph St. between Harrison & Albany streets
Boston, MA 02118

Payson Park
260 Payson Rd.
Belmont, MA 02478

Peters Park
1200 Washington St.
Boston, MA 02118

Boston Common
Boylston Street at Charles Street
Boston, MA 02108

Charlestown Youth Soccer
255 Medford St.
Charlestown, MA 02129

Toohing Playground
630 Gallivan Blvd.
Dorchester Center, MA 02124

Jackson Mann Community Center
500 Cambridge St.
Allston, MA 02134

Modern Taekwondo Center
618 Gallivan Blvd.
Boston, MA 02124

Boating in Boston
164 Cedar St.
Hopkinton, MA 01748

Charles River Aquatics
285 Babcock St.
Boston, MA 02215

The Skating Club of Boston
1240 Soldiers Field Rd.
Boston, MA 02135

Warrior Ice Arena
90 Guest Street
Brighton, MA 02135

RBI Baseball Academy
97 Green St., #2 (rear entrance of Mass Premier Courts building)
Foxborough, MA 02035

Extra Innings Watertown
100 Parker St.
Watertown, MA 02472

Pine Manor College
400 Heath St.
Chestnut Hill, MA 02467

Cambridge Tennis Club
40 Willard St.
Cambridge, MA 02138

Gymnastic Academy of Boston
128 Smith Place
Cambridge, MA 02138

Boston University Fitness & Recreation Center
915 Commonwealth Ave.
Boston, MA 02215

Olympia Fencing Center
127 Smith Pl.
Cambridge, MA 02138

Boston Fencing Club
100 Holton St.
Brighton, MA 02135

Wachusett Mountain Ski Area
41 Mile Hill Road (Princeton)
Westminster, MA 01473

Ski Bradford
60 South Cross Rd.
Haverhill, MA 01835

Kings Lacrosse
15 Masthead Dr.
Norwell, MA 02061

Charlestown High School
240 Medford St.
Charlestown, MA 02129

Melrose High School Field
360 Lynn Fells Parkway
Melrose, MA 02148

Moakley Park (Field)
1005 Columbia Rd.
Boston, MA 02127