Youth Programs

MLB Pitch Hit Run Competition 

On Saturday, April 8th join us for an MLB Pitch, Hit and Run Competition for your child’s chance to compete during MLB All Star Week at a Major League Ballpark.

The competition begins at 1:15 p.m. at the Gulf Shores Sportsplex. Participation is free and open to boys and girls ages 7-14 (age control July 2017). Participants may pre-register and the Bodenhamer Recreation Center or Cultural Center. Pre-registration is encouraged. 

Click here to download the flyer. 

MLB pitch hit run

Cardboard Boat Regatta 


The 5th Annual Cardboard Boat Regatta launches at the Bodenhamer Center on Saturday, May 13 at 10 a.m. This FREE event encourages all 'captains' ages K-6 grade to build and race their cardboard boats in our indoor pool. 

Awards include: 
  • Race Winner 
  • Titanic Award
  • Most Creative Design 
Overall winner receives 6 month family membership to the Bodenhamer Center.

Click here to download the flyer.
Rules and registration here. 
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PhinMan Triathlon 

Swim • Bike • Run 


The Phinman Triathlon will be held Saturday, May 27 at the Bodenhamer Recreation Center for youth ages 6-14.

First Race: 8 a.m.: Ages 10 - 14 
  • Swim - 100 yards
  • Bike - 2.8 miles 
  • Run - 0.83 miles 
Second Race: 8:45 a.m.: Ages 6-9
  • Swim - 50 yards
  • Bike - 1.8 miles
  • Run - 0.4 miles 
Early Registration is $15 and day of race is $20

Click here to download the flyer. 
Phinman Flyer May 2017