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Fitness/Sports – Teens/CoolFit

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Teen Sports


Get into the action with Mandell JCC teen sports. We offer year-round opportunities to become part of a team, try a new sport, improve your skills and make new friends. The JCC is the only dedicated space in Greater Hartford providing the latest video game inspired workouts for teens through age 14 – called CoolFit. Special event sport activities are also available throughout the year.

CoolFit Program for kids features:

  • Xbox Kinnect
  • Wii Games
  • Expresso Bikes
  • Fussball
  • Ab Coaster
  • Treadwall Climber
  • Free CoolFit Challenge Class Wednesdays, 2:45-3:30 (fall through spring)
  • Hangout Space

Contact Dave Laudati for more information on CoolFit, 860-231-6320 or

CoolFit gamesTeen Recreation and Fitness:

  • Cardio and Circuit Training (open to ages 12+, 12 year olds require parent supervision; 12/13 year olds require initial fitness appointment with fitness staff)
  • Free Weights (open to high school ages and older)
  • Drop-in and Organized Play Sports Programs (Basketball, Volleyball, Flag Football, Indoor Soccer, Gaga Challenge)
  • Group Exercise Classes (open to high school ages and older)
  • Teen Personal Training
  • Karate
  • Fitness Conditioning Classes
  • WSI Training
  • Sharks Swim Team
  • Kids' Triathlon and Triathlon Training
  • Lifeguard Training/Water Safety Instruction
  • Maccabi Games

Contact David Laudati, 860-231-6320 or

The JCC reserves the right to cancel any class for insufficient registration.  Participants will be notified as soon as possible and their fees refunded.  A refund will be given if the participant withdraws one week prior to the beginning of the activity.  Refunds will not be given once a class has begun.

Classes for grades for 6-12 include:

Class Start Date End Date Time
Adult Drop-in Volleyball   ongoing  
Gym Time for Teens Only Wednesdays ongoing 1:30pm
Gym Time for Teens Only Thursdays ongoing 3:30pm
Private Sports Coaching ongoing    
Sizzle High School Wednesday Session 1 4/22/2015 5/13/2015 6:00pm
Sizzle High School Wednesday Session 2 5/27/2015 6/17/2015 6:00pm
Sizzle Middle School Tuesday Session 1 4/21/2015 5/12/2015 5:00pm
Sizzle Middle School Tuesday Session 2 5/26/2015 6/16/2015 5:00pm
Summer Open Basketball League 18+ 6/15/2015 8/12/2015