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Sports Programs & Leagues

Whether your sport is basketball, softball, lacrosse, tennis, soccer, or even pickleball, you’ll love playing in a Poulsbo Parks and Recreation sports program. We have programs for everyone!


We are down to our last 3 weeks of Summer Sailing Classes!!  Come enjoy a beautiful and exciting week on Liberty Bay!  Click here for a full rundown and listing of our Summer Sailing programs for 2017:  Classes are offered at the Port of Poulsbo using FJ’s and Opti sail boats.  All courses have limited openings, so register early for the courses you would like!  Opportunities for ages 6 yrs and older!


Open this link,  Youth Basketball >   to get a rundown on our many basketball league opportunities, including our Winter Basketball for boys and girls, grades 2nd through 8th!

Fall Basketball Information

Boys and Girls: Grades 3-8

Registration starts in August!

Poulsbo Parks and Recreation is taking registrations for all athletes, with teams hitting the courts after schools open, as they form.  Games will start in late Sep.  Fall basketball games will be jointly conducted with SKYAA, a South Kitsap youth organization.  There will be divisions for boys and girls at 3/4th grades, 5/6th grades and 7/8th graders. Officiated games are played during weekday evenings in NK and SK gyms.   Cost is $99 per player.  If you need a purple and gold jersey, they can also be purchased for $25.

Click here to Register online.     or

Print this registration form and register at Parks and Rec:  Fall Basketball Registration 2017

Rules for games in NK gyms
Gym Addresses
Winter Basketball Information

Winter Basketball for Girls: Grades 7 & 8  

Registrations are being taken now!  Practices start 1st week of Nov, games start Nov 11!

        Games will be held on Saturdays and/or Sundays (based on team preferences and opponent schedules,) starting Nov 11th! Practices for girls in 7/8th grade run all of November till the mid-January, finishing in conjunction your school team’s season start. Games are double headers on Saturdays/Sundays in local HS and MS gyms. Games start the weekend of Nov 11 and continue to a playoff the weekend of Jan 13/14. Minimum 9 games, which include playoff games. No games Nov 25, Dec 23/24, Dec 31, and Jan 6.

Weekends, Nov 11-Jan 14, playoffs Jan 13/14. Fee: $139*

Click here to Register online.     or

Print this registration form and register at Parks and Rec:  Winter Basketball Registration 2018

Basketball: Winter Recreational League 

Boys and Girls: Grades 2-8

This is the best recreation basketball program available in the area! Our league provides consistent practices during the week (routinely 2 practices per week) for the duration of the season, team assignments based on player/coach/parent requests simplifying ride shares and friends on the same team, constant contact with the league coordinator for problem solving and scheduling issues, and 2 paid officials for all games. Games are on Saturdays!

2nd through 5th grade divisions play half court, man to man defense only, to help each player be actively involved in play.  This is the safest, most enjoyable league your child will have the opportunity to play in. The emphasis continues to be on equal playing time, safe play, and good sportsmanship. Girl and boy program specifics are listed below. Early registration deadline is Fri, Nov 10. First practices will start the week of Nov 27th!

Poulsbo has partnered with Bainbridge Island P&R to improve the number of teams at each grade level! Divisions will be split into gold and silver divisions if numbers support and, for 6th grade and above, there will be end-of-season playoffs!!! Visit for a registration form or call 360-779-9898 more information.


Boys and Girls: Grades 2-5                           

For girls and boys in grades 2-5, we have a winter recreational basketball instructional league. This league offers 2 practices per week, half-court defense only and mandatory rotations, solid competition, and a fun, learning experience. League divisions will be by grade and competition is against other area teams, same grade, and gender. 2nd and 3rd grade boys and girls will routinely use a hoop height of 9 feet for games. 5th grade teams will have the option (if both coaches agree) to play normal HS rules! 2nd and 3rd grade teams will use a junior size ball; 4th and 5th grade teams will use a 28.5” ball.

Saturday games, weekday practices; games start the first weekend in Jan through mid-March. Calling all coaches! North Kitsap & BI gyms.


Girls: Grade 6 AND Boys: Grades 6-8         

Games start the first week of January after the Middle School boy’s season ends! Enjoy the benefits of your school training by putting your skills on the court for a full season of games! With enough teams, we will divide divisions into silver and gold brackets to keep talent levels close. All 6th grade boys and girls will use a 28.5” ball; 7/8th boys will use the official size men’s ball. All divisions in this group will compete in an end of season playoff, culminating in a day of championship play, Saturday, March 10!


2/3/4th grade

Minimum of 8 league games.   Fee: $125*

 5/6/7/8th grade BOYS and 5/6th grade GIRLS

Minimum of 9 games thru the season. Fee: $139

NK Reversible Jersey, if needed: $25


Click here to Register online.     or

Print this registration form and register at Parks and Rec:  Winter Basketball Registration 2018


Adult Programs

Open gym Basketball:  (18 yrs +) ongoing at Poulsbo Middle School, Sunday evenings, 6-8pm.  $3 drop in fee, paid at the gym, cash only.

Open gym Pickleball!!!  Starts back up Sundays, Kingston Middle School, August 27, 3:30-5:30pm.  $3 drop in fee, paid at the gym, cash only.  Bring your paddles and experience a great game started here in the Northwest!

VOLLEYBALL 3rd-9th grade girls!

FALL Volleyball Progam

Girls: Youth league, Grades 3-5; Intramural league, grades 6-9

Registration starts in August!

Coaches and Interested Adults needed!

      Fall volleyball through Poulsbo Parks and Recreation, drawing players from the NK and CK areas.  Youth league will 3-5th grade girls will use Volleylites and a reduced height net. There will be 8 matches per team from late Sep-Nov 10.    Open gyms for registered 6th-9th grade girls will be held M/W starting Wed, Sep 6th, 6-8p at Poulsbo Middle School. Open gyms will be used to separate the girls onto fairly evenly matched teams. 3-5th grade girls will start combined practices the week of Sept 18th. There is some travel required to gyms in Central Kitsap. Registration can be completed online on the city’s website or call 360-779-9898 for more information. Team practices will start late Sep after team splits! 

Weekday evenings                    Sep-Nov 10

Fee: $119*, which includes a team jersey!

Click here to Register online.     or

Print this registration form and register at Parks and Rec:  Fall Volleyball Registration 2017

 Moms, Dads, and interested adults!!  We need you to help lead teams! If you have some time, please give me a call (360-731-1938) or Email and we’ll get you started!

If you are interested in coaching or assisting
with a team, please give P&R a call at