Summer Youth Fitness

Summer Youth Fitness Update:

This program has reached maximum capacity for the 2021 session.

Summer 2021 

Dates: The 2021 Summer Youth Fitness program will begin on Monday, June 14 and conclude on Thursday, July 30. The program will now take place on Monday-Friday each week. The program will be closed on Monday, July 5 due to the national holiday. The program is seven weeks long, due to the length of the 2020-2021 school year.

Times: The program is offered from 1-4:30 p.m. Children are expected to be picked up from the program between 4:30-5 p.m.

Location: The program is offered through the Department of Kinesiology in the Forker Building. Open areas surrounding the Forker Building are also utilized for outdoor sports and activities.

Fees: The cost for one child is $550.00 for the seven-week experience.

The fee structure for Iowa State University summer youth fitness was recently reviewed and updated to better fit the needs for hiring, equipment, as well as general maintenance for facilities used during the program.

Program Design

Sports and physical activities are instructed by physical education majors, elementary education majors, and graduate students in the Department of Kinesiology. Children in grades K-6 participate in a range of activities such as: team sports, gymnastics, dance, physical fitness, swimming, etc.

Need More Information?

Jenny Smith-Wittrock

243 Forker Building
534 Wallace Rd
Ames, IA 50011-4008