Basketball personal training: Coaches will work with players on offensive and defensive skills. Personal training is offered for players ages 7-16. Each session is one hour and fifteen minutes. Sessions are unlimited by age group for the month! Register at the member service desk.

Monday – Thursday 4:00 – 6:00 pm; sessions are scheduled with the trainers.

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Ages: 7-12 years

If you child enjoys basketball, here’s a camp for them. your child will learn the fundamental skills of basketball while embracing Christian principles. Please send campers with water and a packed lunch. Camp day runs 9:00 am – 2:00 pm* with specialty camp extension care options for full day of care.

Registration: is open

Cost: $25 fee

$80 / members and $120/ potential members


The YMCA of Sumter often searches for quality employees to continue our mission. If you’re interested in joining the YMCA staff, download the employment application and deliver to the YMCA of Sumter front desk. The YMCA of Sumter is an Equal Opportunity Employer, committed to workplace diversity. Click on the Apply Now link on our home page to apply.

Click HERE for available positions

Come jump, swing and roll with us this summer! At gymnastics camp, children will enjoy age appropriate instruction in a fun, safe environment. Campers will work closely with our dedicated staff exploring creativity and developing new talents through a wide range of fun and enriching activities. Kids will stay active in our air conditioned facility with fitness games and gymnastics drills while learning new skills, making new friends and building confidence. Gymnastics camp is located at our gymnastics location; 220 Pine Street in Sumter.

Ages: 6-12 years (15 participants max)

Dates: Week 2: June 12-16 , Week 8: July 24-28 (full)

Hours: 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Cost: $25 registration fee per camper

Members: $80 / Potential members: $120

Children will not need a lunch for gymnastics camp (unless they are in the extended care). Children will need to be dressed for physical activity and bring a water bottle that can be refilled.

Extended care is available to complete the campers day starting at 7:00 am and ending at 6:00 pm. See the post below about this option.

Military Membership

At the Sumter Family YMCA, we recognize that military families need a place to be healthy, find support and belong.

Warriors to Wellness is a program designed to support military personnel and their families; to help make life easier by offering reduced cost or free programs and services.

Discover the benefits of Warriors to Wellness.

Current Warriors to Wellness brochure

Deployed military membership flyer

Ages: 14-16 years

If your teen is looking for more than just a fun time this summer, C.I.T. Camp may be just for them.  C.I.T. (Counselors in Training) is designed to give teens 14-16 who are interested in one day becoming a camp counselor or leaders in the community a head start on that experience.  C.I.T.’s get to work within our camps, assisting in leading activities and learning from counselors.  All the while, we focus on treating these campers as professionals, giving them opportunities to discover their leadership potential and explore their strengths.

Registration: is open

Download the application here

Location: Fun Factory or Camp Mac Boykin

$25 one-time registration fee

Members: $30/week

Potential Members: $45/week

A $5 deposit is required for each week. The remaining balance is due the Thursday prior to each weekly camp.  Registration and any changes must be completed by this deadline for  each week that your child is registered. A $10 late fee will be applied after the deadline.  There will be no changes made in the middle of the session unless proper documentation from a physician is provided.

Whether you want to swim laps on your own or do your own fitness workout in the pool, we have special times set aside for these activities. Please check our current schedules HERE for the Warm Water Deck Pool and the Austin Francis Cool Water Pool.

Lap Swim

Lap Swimming Tips: Please enter the pool from the shallow end. To avoid accidents, when entering an occupied lane, please get the first swimmer’s acknowledgment that you are there.

Directions for Adult Lap: If there are 1 or 2 swimmers in a lane, they may elect to split the lane in half. The entrance of a third person immediately changes the lane to “circle” swimming format.

Speed: Please choose a lane with swimmers that most nearly match your speed.

Reservations: At this time we are asking members to reserve their swim times in advance to assist us with our COVID-19 capacity guidelines. Reservations are available on our homepage, through our mobile app or by contacting member services.

View our schedules on the Schedules Page

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Ages: 15 & Up

Let us help you be your best!  You can’t reach your goals without knowing where to start so we’re here to help!  A Fitness Assessment is the first step on your road to achieving the results you want.  The Fitness Assessment  includes the following:

Body Composition Analysis
Blood Pressure
3 Minute Step Test
Muscular Endurance Test
Muscular Strength Test
Flexibility Test

Contact the Fitness Director today to reserve your spot.

Registration:  Ongoing

Cost: $10/ members

$25/ potential members

Body Composition Analyzer from Biospace

Monitoring your weight is not enough. It can be misleading when used as an indicator of progress and health. Your body is a complex structure made of different components: water, fat and muscle. In 30 seconds, you will receive a detailed results sheet of the components that are the key in understanding more about your body. It is a more accurate method of bio-impedance analysis, and it is 98% accurate to the dexa scan.

Register at the membership desk

Free to members

$15 for non-members

Sample Analysis

InBody Protocol 

The YMCA reserves the right to swim test all children under the age of 16 in order to prevent drownings and accidents. We strictly enforce this policy to ensure the safety of the children who use our pools.