Youth Sports

Pelham Parks and Recreation offers youth athletic programs that stress high participation, recreation, and sportsmanship. These programs are provided through a variety of structured leagues, with all Pelham teams run by the Parks & Rec staff. Each league is run according to established rules and regulations. The City also has rules specific to each sport and a Code of Conduct for each sport. Athletic participants, volunteer coaches, and parents are subject to basic rules, which emphasize sportsmanlike behavior and the recreational nature of city leagues.

We currently offer the following youth sports:

  • Basketball
  • Baseball
  • T-ball
  • Softball
  • Volleyball
  • Soccer
  • Cheerleading
  • Football
  • Flag Football
  • Smart Start Sports
  • Tennis
  • Wrestling


You don't have to be experienced to be a volunteer coach or official for Pelham Parks & Recreation.  If you are interested, please register online.

Please provide the following in your email:

  • First and Last Name
  • Interested in Coaching or Officiating
  • Contact information (email, phone)
  • Preference of sport you would like to be involved with if you have one

The City of Pelham conducts annual background checks on all volunteers associated with its recreational programs. These include national and state criminal history checks. Pelham Parks & Recreation coaches are also required to complete the Coach Safely program annually. Individuals who do not consent to the background check are not allowed to volunteer.