Athletic Programs


The Friendship Circle partners with local sports organizations to provide a safe and accepting environment for our kids and volunteers to play organized sports during their respective seasons. Sports Leagues give FC members the opportunity to get suited in uniforms, play regularly scheduled games, take team photos, and feel the end of the season accomplishment of receiving a trophy.

BASEBALL

Challenger Little League
Season: March - May
Partner: El Segundo Little League
Location: Imperial Field
Dates/Times: Sundays/2:00-3:00
All ages

Challenger Little League
Season: March - May
Partner: Lunada Bay Little League
Location: Major Field
Dates/Times: Sundays/afternoons
All ages

Challenger Little League
Season: March - May
Partner: Manhattan Beach Little League
Location: Premier Field
Dates/Times: Sundays/9:45-10:45AM (ages 12 & younger)
Sundays/11:00AM-12:00PM (ages 13 & older)

BASKETBALL

Friendship League Basketball
Season: January - February
Partner: Manhattan Beach Youth Basketball
Location: American Martyrs Gym
Dates/Times: Sundays/11:00AM-12:00PM (ages 12 & younger)
Sundays/12:00-1:00PM (ages 13 & older)

BOWLING

Pin Pals Bowling League
Season: September-December
Partner: Mychal's Learning Place
Location: AMF El Dorado Lanes
Dates/Times: Saturdays/1:00PM
All ages
$120

CHEERLEADING

Challenger Cheer
Season: September-October
Partner: Palos Verdes Youth Football and Cheer
Location: Locations vary week to week
Dates/Times: Saturdays
All ages

FLAG FOOTBALL

Challenger Flag Football
Season: September-October
Partner: Palos Verdes Youth Football and Cheer
Location: Locations vary week to week
Dates/Times: Saturdays
All ages

SOCCER

VIP AYSO Soccer
Season: September-November
Partner: Westchester Region 7
Location: Nielson Field
Dates/Times: Saturdays/9:30-11:00
All ages
$35

VIP AYSO Soccer
Season: September-November
Partner: South Torrance Region 12
Location: Calle Mayor
Dates/Times: Saturdays/9:00-10:00
All ages

VIP AYSO Soccer
Season: September-November
Partner: North Redondo Beach Region 17
Location: Adams Field
Dates/Times: Saturdays/9:00-11:00
All ages
$25

VIP AYSO Soccer
Season: September-November
Partner: South Redondo Beach Region 34
Location: Alta Vista Field
Dates/Times: Saturdays/10:00-12:00
All ages
$50

YOGA

This is a 6-week program teaching our kids with special needs the basics techniques of both activities. Dance runs 6 weeks consecutively, then Yoga for 6 weeks, and so on. Classes are held at High Intensity Pilates Studio in Hermosa Beach, every Wednesday; 4:15-5:00PM. Fees: $60, paid to HIP Studio.

KARATE

This is a 10-week program that teaches the basics of karate, self-defense and discipline. Although having fun is the number one goal, students are guided to retain the skills learned. A testing is held at the end of each 10-week session, giving the students an opportunity to earn a new rank. Classes are held every Tuesday afternoon at the Koshiki Karate-Do School of Martial Arts in Lawndale. Two class-times are offered: Members ages 12 and under: 4:00-5:00PM; members ages 13 and up: 5:00-6:00PM. Fees: $150 ($15 x 10 weeks) plus a one-time uniform fee of $30, paid to Koshiki Karate-Do.

TENNIS

Have fun learning how to play tennis with the Girls MCHS tennis team! FC volunteer and MCHS tennis player, Mai Nojima, will be leading a 6-week tennis program for FC kids. No prior experience needed.

Tennis
Season: November-December
Partner: Mira Costa High School
Location: Mira Costa High School Tennis Courts
Dates/Times: Fridays/3:00-4:00
All ages