Athletic Programs (Organized and Open)

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The Bureau of Recreation offers both organized and open sports programs and leagues at R-Centers.  Many R-Centers and Community Centers offer both organized and open sports for youth and adults. For more information, call or visit the R-Center of your choice. Go to www.cityofrochester.gov/rcenters for a list.

Fall/Winter/Spring Recreation Guide

The whole family can stay active and engaged all year long thanks to the City Recreation Bureau. This useful guide contains our full listing of fun, safe and healthy activities. Download the guide here >>  

Citywide Programs and Leagues

Citywide offerings include both organized programs and leagues for youth and adults:  

Rochester City Soccer League: Rochester City Soccer School offers top-notch training programs tailored specifically for the soccer players who want to develop their skills in the off-season.  Rochester City Soccer offers recreation players (U 5-23) an opportunity to receive additional training from the professional technical staff to complement their regularly scheduled team practices and games.  Sessions are divided up by age groups.  Contact Nicole Hercules at 305-1136  for more information.

RocSoftball Fall League:  (Adult)  plays at Cobbs Hill Park. Softball leagues are hugely popular in the City! Fall Leagues offered for Men's and Co-Ed Leagues.  All Leagues have 3 distinct level of play offered; Competitive("A"), Recreational("B") and Social("C").  Summer Season will begin in May 2023

 Men's and Co-Ed League Offerings-Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday.

- League Fee 

- USSSA Umpire/Rules of play and USSSA new stamp bats.

- Don't have a team?  FREE AGENTS WELCOME!!! 


For more information, call: 278-0654 or email: rocsportsny@yahoo.com.

 

  Learn to Swim Lessons:  The Learn to Swim (Fall, Winter Spring) offers free swim lessons for kids ages 6-17, at six different skill levels--from beginner to advance. Learn to Swim Class Locations:  Trenton and Pamela R-Center. Friday Winter session January 6-Feb 17, 2023 . Saturday Winter session January 7-Feb 18, 2023. Fall Registration begins December 1st, 2022.

Swim Team- Rapids: The Rochester Rapids Swim Team is committed to developing a culture of life-long involvement in swimming by providing youth in and around the City of Rochester the finest opportunities for competition and community involvement through the sport of swimming.  Click here for more information on dates and locations or contact www.teamunified.com  

 Baby and Me Swim Lessons:  Parents or Guardians introduce their children to the water while learning how to teach them how to swim and learn about water safety.  One adult per child is required.  Swim diapers must be worn. Winter Sessions are on Tuesday's 6:15-6:45pm from January 3-Feb 14, 2023 . Location will be at the Jackson R Center. Class size are limited and are free.   

: Adult Swim Lessons: Adults ages 18 and over are being offered swim lessons to adults to come and learn to swim, Winter Sessions are on Tuesday's 7:00-7:45pm January 3-Feb 14, 2023 at the Jackson R Center. Cost $28.   Class size are limited.

 
Tennis Lessons (Adult only).  Outdoor tennis lessons are offered  (Summer Only) June -September 2023  at Cobbs Hill and Genesee Valley Park.  For more information visit link at top of page.

Youth Tennis Lessons Love-15 is a FREE Tennis Camp for Rochester City youth ages 7-17. The program is designed to teach skills, etiquette, life skills, and positive values. Indoor winter session coming in January 2023.