Sports Performance Combine

April 24, 2018

On May 26 from 8-12 noon, the Lakewood Ranch YMCA will hold an event for elite athletes who want to test their speed, strength, and skill level and receive coach training for next level performance.  Ages 12+ are welcome.  For more information, see flyer or call Graham Anderson at (941) 798-9622 x331.

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2018 Giving Challenge

April 12, 2018

From noon-noon on May 1-2, 2018, you can “Be the One” to have your donation to the Y doubled!  On these days only, the Patterson Foundation will provide a 1:1 match for all unique donations, up to $100 per donor, during the 2018 Giving Challenge. Every dollar donated to the Lakewood Ranch branch stays local […]

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Summer Camp Registration!

Do you remember your Best Summer Ever? Sign up for camp at the Manatee YMCA and make this an adventurous, active and healthy summer. Full day and specialty camps available! Sign up before May 1st and save $20! Get the summer camp guide and register at any branch Welcome Desk or on our website at

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2018 Fort Hamer Bridge Run August 25

Registration is open for the 2018 Fort Hamer Bridge Run! Register at any Manatee YMCA branch or online at Y Members get $5.00 off the registration fee when registering in a branch. The race will be chip-timed, and participants will receive colorful moisture-wicking t-shirts.  All 5K/10K finishers receive a signature commemorative Ft Hamer Bridge […]

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For a Better Us – Annual Campaign

January 1, 2018

Many people think of the Y as a swim and gym – but we are not just a gym. We are a cause, a community, and a common ground for everyone in Manatee County. Click here to learn about all the ways the Manatee YMCA supports our community!

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