Sports & Day Camps

Indoor and Outdoor Fun

It’s never too early to join in! Sports activities and day camps can help your children develop lifelong habits of exercise and encourage them to learn social skills beyond the classroom.  Here is your source for sports programs, age 3 to 18, both city-run and community managed.   Spors and day camp provide opportunities for physical development, learning, and sportsmanship. Help build your child’s character on a foundation of healthy competition and teamwork.

Sports Programs

Lifeguard Certification (New)        AUGUST CLASS
Pre-Course Testing - Sunday, Aug. 3, 10am – 12pm at Wickliffe Aquatic Center
Class – Monday thru Friday, Aug. 4 – Aug. 8, 8am – 1 pm at Wickliffe Aquatic Center
$125 – Resident or Current Employees of the City of Wickliffe
$175 – Non-Residents

Lifeguard Certification (Renewal)
Monday thru Thursday, Aug. 4 – Aug. 7, 5pm – 8pm at Wickliffe Aquatic Center
$75 – Resident or Current Employee of the City of Wickliffe
$100 – Non Resident


2014 RECREATION DEPT. INSERT TO WICKLIFFE CONNECTION with listing of sports camps, swim lessons, trips and more!

Summer Day Camp
June 16 – August 8; 8 am to 5 pm; Held Monday thru Friday

Summer Day Camp is an eight-week program for children entering grades 1 thru 6 during the 2014-2015 school year.
A fun-filled summer is planned with various activities such as games, swimming, contests, fishing, crafts, nature activities, field trips (for an additional fee) and much more. The headquarters for day camp is beautiful Coulby Park. The pavilion by the pond is where children are to be taken in the morning and picked up in the evening. Fliers and registration forms are available in the Recreation Department and on-line. Camp Director: Michelle Johnson. Fee for Residents: $90 per week for first child in family; $60 for each additional child in family; $65 for two days for first child in family; $45 for two days for each additional child in family; Non-resident: $135 per week for each child; $95 for two days for each child in family. Additional charges for extended hours. All campers must purchase a pool pass separately. Sign up and payment for first week must be made in advance of starting date and before the June 13 deadline.

Click Here for Camp Registration Form.
Click Here for the Day Camp Brochure.

Wickliffe Junior Olympics, Blue vs Gold Challenge, Wickliffe Recreation Fit Kid Program

No Fee (Donations Accepted). Donations help support WJO team activities and WJO team charities. WJO Team participates in numerous special events throughout the year. Program Director: Todd Calic

WJO Youth Open Track-Wednesdays, June 11 – July 30, 6 -9 pm at Wickliffe High School Track. For boys and girls ages 6 and up.  Supervised track and field activities.

WJO Saturday in the Park-Saturdays, Session I: 11 am – 1 pm, Session II: 1 pm – 3 pm. Team fun runs/friendly team competitions. 2014 Tour begins June 7 – July 26. 2014 Summer Tour.
June 7: Coulby; June 14: Orlando; June 21: Jindra Park; June 28: Levi Lane; July 5: Nehls; July 12; Tour stop Relay For Life (Details TBA); July 19; Featherston and July 26; Intihar Park.

Youth Beach Volleyball League
Volleyball on the sand volleyball court at Coulby Park, Fridays, June 6 – August 1, 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm. (Time of play will be based on age) Boys and girls ages 10 -15. Blue division (ages 10-12), Gold division (ages 13-15). Blue division can play in Gold, but Gold division cannot play in Blue. Fee: $25 per individual, $75 per team (If you have a team of 5, each pay $15) Games will play 3 on 3. Register through May 30. Register as an individual or a team. Individuals will be placed on a team. Program Director: Todd Calic

Community Run Sports Programs

This is a community information list only. These are Wickliffe based organizations that serve Wickliffe residents. The City does not run these organizations. Please use the contact numbers below to receive additional information about the league or sport.

Wickliffe Soccer Club

Ages 5–12

The Wickliffe Soccer Club offers competitive soccer leagues for players of any ability and experience level. Seasons begin in the fall and last about two months, then continue in the spring for approximately six weeks. Registration deadlines are generally mid- to late July for older divisions (U10, G10, U12, and G12) and right before Labor Day for the younger division (U8). 

Divisions are as follows:

U8 (Coed)

For players who are in kindergarten through 2nd grade, and who do not turn 8 before Aug. 1st. Format is 6v6 and games are played on the youth soccer fields at Coulby Park. The $35 fee includes a team shirt.

U10 (Boys/Coed) and G10 (Girls Only)

Players cannot turn 10 before Aug. 1st. Format is 6v6 and home games are played on the Borromeo field on Bishop Road. Away games are played at a variety of fields around Western Lake County. The $70 fee includes a team uniform (shirts, shorts and socks).

U12 (Boys/Coed) and G12 (Girls Only)

Players cannot turn 12 before Aug. 1st. Format is 8v8 and home games are played on the Borromeo field on Bishop Road. Away games are played at a variety of fields around Western Lake County and Eastern Cuyahoga County. The $70 fee includes a team uniform (shirts, shorts and socks).

For more information, contact Mike Wynn, Wickliffe Soccer Club president, at 440-347-9577, email, or visit the WSC website at


Wickliffe Baseball League - Boys Division
Meets 3rd Tuesday of Month at 7:30 pm. at Provo House, 28855 Euclid Ave. Signups: Begin in February and end March 1st. 

Divisions: Baseball is offered for boys ages 7–18.

Call Ed Zivnoska at 944-2812 and leave a detailed message, or send an email to

Wickliffe FastPitch League - Girls Division
Fast-pitch and coach-pitch softball is offered for girls ages 7-17.  Contact Scott Schneider, President, or for more information, visit

Midget Football

For up to date information about fees and sign up dates and times, go to the website

Sign ups take place in March thru June. Any questions please contact via e-mail at

Monthly meetings are held on 2nd Thursday of each month at the Coulby Park clubhouse, 28730 Ridge Rd, at 8:00 pm. Use Coulby Pond entrance for closest parking lot to the clubhouse.