Sailing for 5th-8th graders on O'Neill's Sea Odyssey
Pacific Yachting and Sailing, 790 Mariner Parkway, at the Yacht Harbor off Seabright Avenue in Santa Cruz offers sailing lessons. Summer programs for kids are through the SC County Parks and Rec.

Beginning, Advanced Beginning and Intermediate Sailing by the Parks, Recreation and Neighborhood Services Department in Watsonville. Ages 8 and up, 728-6081.
Summer Sailing Lessons for ages 9-16 yrs by UCSC Community Boating Program. Call 425-1164 or 459-2531


Arrow Surf and Sport, 312 Capitola Avenue, 831-475-8960 and 2322 Mission Street, Santa Cruz, 831-423-8286
Bill's Wheels,  1240 Soquel Avenue, Santa Cruz, 469-0904
Creature, 104 Bronson Street, Santa Cruz, 831-458-9338
Fiberglass Santa Cruz, 650 Capitola Road, Santa Cruz, 831-475-5937
Go Skate Surf and Sport, 601 Beach Street, Santa Cruz, 831-425-8578
Havoc Sk8 Board Shop, 2007 Freedom Boulevard, Freedom, 831-724-9588

Live Oak Skateboard, 755 41st Avenue, Capitola, 831-476-8029
Pacific Wave, 1502 Pacific Avenue, Santa Cruz, 831-458-9283

SCAB, 96 Rancho del Mar Shopping Center, Aptos, 831-685-2835
Skateworks, 129 Bulkhead, Santa Cruz, 831-427-4292

Play It Again Sports,new and used skateboards, 4770 Soquel Drive, Soquel, 831-475-1988

Skateboard Parks

Derby Park, cement surface built in 1975 behind Natural Bridges Elementary School on San Jose Avenue in SC. Free.
Jose Avenue, cement surface at the end of Jose Avenue in Live Oak. Free. 9am to sunset
Ken Wormhoudt Skate Park, 225 San Lorenzo Blvd, SC
The Fun Spot, blacktop surface at the
  end of Pacific Avenue, at the foot of the SC Wharf, in SC. Free, 9 am to sunset.
Twin Lakes Church, 2701 Cabrillo College Drive in Aptos. $25 annual fee, then $2 per session. Alternating Fridays from 7-9 pm betw
een jr high and high school groups.
SLV Teen Center/Felton Bible Church, 6433 Graham Hill Road in Felton. $25/yr membership
Lighthouse Christian Fellowship 45
25 Soquel Drive in Soquel, free for jr. and sr. high school students. Wednesdays, 6-7pm and 8:30-9:30pm
Santa Cruz Bible Church, 440 Frederick Street, SC. Free. Tuesdays from 6-8pm, September through June.


Soccer Fields:
Depot Park, 101 Washington St., SC
Anna Jean Cummings Park in Soquel, Old San Jose Rd
Aptos Polo Fields 2255 Huntington Drive in Aptos
Skypark Fields, 361 Kings Village Road, Scotts Valley
Upper De La Veaga Park on Branciforte Drive in SC

Aptos Youth Soccer Club,688-8501,



Catalyst Soccer Camps teaches several different classes: Super FUNdamentals Camp, Scoring and Attacking, Goalkeeper Training, Premiere Developmental Training and Specialized Team Camps and Training Call 423-3556, Register online at


Excel Soccer Club, Spring Soccer: Registration forms are mailed to Excel Soccer Club, PO Box 2519, Santa Cruz, CA 95063. Registration starts in November. Games run from March to May. Call 425-0405

Mid-County Youth Soccer Club,462-3424,
Play It Again Sports
buy, sell, trade and consign, new and used sports equipment. 4770 Soquel Drive, Soquel, CA 95073 between Main and Porter Streets in downtown Soquel. 831-475-1988
Pajaro Valley Youth Soccer Club,

Santa Cruz City Youth Soccer Club, 460-2549, registers in early April for the following fall. Games are September-November. Serves the areas of Santa Cruz City, Happy Valley, Davenport and Bonny Doon. Go to for more informationscscamp.jpg
SCCPFC (Santa Cruz County Premier Futbol Club) class 1 soccer club. Mailing address: SCC Youth Premiere Futbol Club P.O.Box 1207, Santa Cruz, CA 95061  

Santa Cruz Soccer Join the coaching staff of Santa Cruz every week of the summer and at holiday camps for soccer training through their philosophy of learning through enjoyment. For kids ages 5-15 from beginners to more advanced players!  Find the latest information and register online at   

 Rogue Soccer Shop,1658 Soquel Drive, Santa Cruz, CA (831) 464-1199
Scotts Valley-San Lorenzo Valley Youth Soccer Club,831-336-3312 Registration early April. P.O. Box 67038, Scotts Valley, CA 95067-7038
Santa Cruz County Youth Soccer League
Soccer Central Indoor Soccer leagues, classes, parties, rentals, at Ramsay Park on Main Street in Watsonville, 768-8961.