Sports Fitness & Recreation

Triple Play

Triple Play is national Boys & Girls Clubs of America program and the premiere program of the Boys & Girls of the Piedmont. Triple Play goal is to improve Club member’s knowledge of healthy habits, good nutrition and physical fitness; increase the number of hours per day they participate in physical activities; and strengthen their ability to interact positively with others and engage in healthy relationships. Through the Triple Play experience, staff will challenge members to become healthy and active by learning new ways to eat nutritionally, manage stress, maintain physical fitness and form positive relationships with peers. The Triple Play comprehensive strategy nurtures the minds, bodies and souls of our Club members. Triple Play is made possible through the Coca Cola Foundation. 

Healthy Habits

Designed for ages 6 to 15, this program aims to incorporate healthy living and active learning in every part of the Club experience. Healthy Habits, which is also the "Mind" component of Triple Play: A Game for the Mind, Body and Soul, emphasizes good nutrition, regular physical activity and improving overall well-being.

Wanna Play-Sponsored by Major League Baseball

WANNA PLAY? Encourages youth ages 6 to 12 to increase their overall fitness and health through physical activity and improved nutrition education, while learning the fundamental skills of baseball and softball. WANNA PLAY? Increases members’ physical fitness by focusing on agility, balance and coordination. This program features a variety of fun and engaging activities and games to help Club members improve their fitness; increase awareness of good nutrition and hydration; and learn basic baseball and softball skills and knowledge.

Swimming Lessons

The Boys and Girls of the Piedmont & the YMCA of Statesville have partnered to teach members of the Boys & Girls Club the importance of learning what water safety is and gaining swimming competence. This partnership is made possible through BP Fueling Grants. We thank BP for their years of support in ensuring our children succeed.