Heart of Summer Tri 2016

The Heart of Summer Tri will be held at the West Side Y on August 27th at 8:30am.  This triathlon is for adult athletes within our special needs community.  Each racer will have a volunteer accompany them throughout the race to motivate them and assist as needed. Heart of Summer Tri Course The course will consist of a 200 yd swim in the West Side Y outdoor pool, a 3 mile bike on a stationary ...
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2016 West Side Y Tri

2016 West Side Y Tri

  https://vimeo.com/133386096 The West Side Y Tri is next up in the Grand Prix series, with the West Side Family YMCA in Knoxville the spectator and family-friendly venue on July 9th.  This west Knoxville favorite is a great beginner race with a short 200 yard swim, two lap 7 mile ride through the famous West Hills neighborhood, and flat 4k run on the West Hills greenway.  Also, the ...
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2016 Olympic Fitness Challenge

Stay motivated and active all summer long with our Olympic Fitness Challenge! Earn points by logging all your activities (anything active from walking and running to group exercise classes, water skiing, hiking, gardening, and more) Earn 100 points in 1 month, and you'll be entered to win a prize (gift cards, goodies, and more) Earn 300 points from June 1-August 31 and you'll be entered ...
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2016 Storytime Cooking Classes at the West Side Y

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Join us for Summer Story and Cooking Classes at the West Side Y! Storyteller and Elementary Educator Shelley Lapham will be back again this summer teaching her creative Storytime Cooking classes.  Students will have fun preparing, decorating, and tasting their fantastic creations (and taking some home to share!).  Each child will receive a personalized apron to keep and wear to ...
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2016 Memorial Day Hours

Please make note of our revised Memorial Day hours. All YMCA of East Tennessee facilities will be open from 8am-2pm. The West Side Y Outdoor Pool will be open from 10am-4pm. ...
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Creative Art Classes 2016

Miss Shelley is back with creative art classes at the West Side Y!  Join professional artist instructor Shelley Lapham (aka, Miss Shelley) at the West Side YMCA in her fun creative art classes where students learn about famous artists, how to paint on canvas, 3D art, creating with clay, and more!  This is a perfect creative outlet for kids 5 and older while you work out at the Y or run a few ...
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TaeKwonDo Classes Offered at the Y

Youth Taekwondo at the North Side Y

Register Today for TaeKwonDo! Are you looking for a way to boost your kids' confidence, while having fun in a safe environment?  Look no further than the Y in North Knoxville.  A certified TaeKwonDo Instructor will teach basic movements, stances, sparring, and form.  Classes will meet Tuesdays and Thursdays from 5:20 pm until 6:20 pm and Saturdays 9:00 am until 10:00 am. The next session begins ...
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Knoxville Race Events for the YMCA

Knoxville Race Events for the YMCA

Knoxville Race Events for the YMCA Knoxville race events for the YMCA are popular among the East Tennessee race community.  Several race events are held annually to benefit the YMCA Annual Campaign.  When you participate, you are supporting your neighbors in Knoxville and the surrounding community. Whether you are in it to win, to spend time outdoors exercising, or to be part of something big ...
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The Y’s Second Annual Tennis Tournament

  The Y's Second Annual Tennis Tournament The Y's Second Annual Tennis Tournament will be held later this Fall please keep checking back for the date announcement. In partnership with Holston Hills Country Club, we will be hosting the Y's Second Annual Tennis Tournament. Y Tennis at Holston Hills We will be having free tennis clinics again this summer!  Work on your tennis skills with ...
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Tie Dye Dash 4k Color Run West Side Y

Tie Dye Dash 4k

Tie Dye Dash 4k Color Run The West Side Y is hosting a Tie Dye Dash 4k Color Run for runners of all skill levels and ages!  The Tie Dye Dash 4k will start at the West Side Y lower parking lot and run through West Hills Park along the Jean Teague Greenway.  The Tie Dye Dash 4k will be held May 7, 2016 at 8:30am.  Race packet pick-up and race day registration will start at 7:30am.  Register NOW at ...
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