City of Largo, Florida

City of Largo, Florida
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Southwest Programs-Sports

Southwest Programs-Sports

Pricing follows the following format:
-Resident/Non-Resident/Guest Fee (Non-Rec Card Holder)

Monthly program participants must have a Recreation ID Card to register.


(Ages 8–12)
Come learn the basics of archery in a fun and safe environment. Learn the proper techniques of shooting a bow and arrow. Equipment provided. Minimum of eight. Space is limited so reserve your space now.
Instructor: Southwest Staff
295516-C1 Jul 1–29 Tue 5:30-6:30pm $43.75/$54.75
295516-D1 Aug 5–26 Tue 5:30–6:30pm $35/$43.75



 Archery -Adult
(Ages 13–adult)
Experience the exciting sport of archery. Learn the proper techniques of shooting a bow and  arrow. Great sport for parent/child and grandparent/grandchild togetherness. Equipment provided. Minimum of eight.
Instructor: Southwest Staff
295516-C2 Jul 1–29 Tue 6:30–7:30pm $43.75/$54.75
295516-D2 Aug 5–26 Tue 6:30–7:30pm $35/$43.75



Basketball Drop In, Kids

(Ages 5-12)

Each week pick-up teams will be formed from those who are in attendance and games are played.

Drop in Tue 7-9pm Free/$3

Basketball Drop In, Teens

(Ages 13-17)

Each week pick-up teams will be formed from those who are in attendance and games are played.

Drop in Thu 7-9pm Free/$3


Co-Ed Arena Football
(Ages 6–9) & (Ages 10–14)
Played in the gym with modified flag football rules, Arena football is a fun fast-paced game that focuses on catching, throwing, running and defensive skills. Players will also build on  teamwork/sportsmanship and game play.
Instructor: Michael Wardlow
293833-E1 May 14–July 24 Wed/Thu 5–7pm $20/$25

Co-Ed Basketball
(Ages 6–9) & (Ages 10–14)
Emphasis is placed on basic fundamentals including shooting, passing, rebounding and defensive skills. Players will also build on teamwork and sportsmanship.
Instructor: Michael Wardlow
293833-G1 Aug 6–Oct 9 Wed/Thu 5–7pm $20/$25

Co-Ed Volleyball
Players will develop fundamental skills including serving, passing, setting and hitting. Skills based drills, as well as 3 vs 3 and 6 vs 6 wave drills, will be used to apply these skills at a fast pace.
Instructor: Michael Wardlow
293833-H1 Aug 20–Oct 9 Wed/Thu 5–7pm $20/$25

Competitive Sports Team
(Ages 10–18) *Coming this Fall
S.P.U.R.S. (Sports that Prepare U to be Responsible Students)
Elite is a competitive sports club that participates in local competitive sports tournaments. What makes the S.P.U.R.S. program unique is the academic component. It has many benefits and brings with it a responsibility to be positive and effective members of the team, sport club, school and community. Sports that S.P.U.R.S. Elite compete in are: Boys & Girls Basketball, Boys & Girls Track & Field, Boys Lacrosse and Girls Volleyball. Starting in August. Contact Southwest Recreation Complex for more information at (727) 518-3016.



Gymnastics, Miss Diane's
Young gymnasts will learn floor work, focusing on tumbling skills, coordination, flexibility and increasing muscular build. No class July 3.
Instructor: Casey Jackman
Beginner A (Ages 4-5) limit 5 kids in this class
292502-C1 Jul 10-31 Thu 4:30–5pm $24/$30
292502-D1 Aug 7-28 Thu 4:30–5pm $24/$30
Beginner B (Ages 4–5)
292502-C2 Jul 10–31 Thu 5–5:30pm $24/$30
292502-D2 Aug 7–28 Thu 5–5:30pm $24/$30
Beginner C (Ages 4–7)
292502-C3 Jul 3–31 Thu 5:30–6pm $24/$30
292502-D3 Aug 7–28 Thu 5:30–6pm $24/$30
Intermediate (Ages 6–9)
293502-C1 Jul 3–31 Thu 6–6:30pm $24/$30
293502-D1 Aug 7–28 Thu 6–6:30pm $24/$30
Advanced (Ages 10–12)
293502-C2 Jul 3–31 Thu 6:30–7pm $24/$30
293502-D2 Aug 7–28 Thu 6:30–7pm $24/$30
Drop in fee: $6/$7.50/$10.50



Karate Little Warriors
(Ages 4–6)
Learn the eight main life skills that are taught in the Little Warriors program: focus, self–control, memory, fitness, teamwork, balance, discipline and coordination. No class
June 11.
Instructor: Grace Haeusler, 4th Degree Black Belt in
Uechi Ryu Okinawan Karate
292503-C1 Jul 2–30 Wed 5–5:30pm $50/$62.50
292503-D1 Aug 6-27 Wed 5–5:30pm $40/$50

Karate Kids
(Ages 7–12)
Develop skills that are used in everyday life. This program improves the ability to focus and concentrate. Other advantages of karate include building strength, balance, coordination and respect for others. No class Jun 11.
Instructor: Grace Haeusler, 4th Degree Black Belt in
Uechi Ryu Okinawan Karate
293503-C1 Jul 2–30 Wed 5:30–6:15pm $50/$62.50
293503-D1 Aug 6–27 Wed 5:30–6:15pm $40/$50
293503-C2 Jul 2–30 Wed 6:15–7pm $50/$62.50
293503-D2 Aug 6–27 Wed 6:15–7pm $40/$50

(Ages 13–adult)
Students for all skill levels earn to strengthen the body, mind and spirit. The techniques learned are powerful beyond measure, and will assist in every aspect of one's life. Drop in anytime! No class June 10 & June 11.
Instructor: Grace Haeusler, 4th Degree Black Belt in
Uechi Ryu Okinawan Karate
294437-C3 Jul 1–29 Tue 7–8 pm $50/$62.50
294437-D3 Aug 5–26 Tue 7–8 pm $40/$50
294437-C4 Jul 2–30 Wed 7–8 pm $50/$62.50
294437-D4 Aug 6–27 Wed 7–8 pm $40/$50
Drop in fee: $10/$12.50/$15.50


Healthy Choices
This program will equipt young people with skills to adopt healthier habits by participating in fun and engaging learning activities both at the rec and at home. This program also encourages young people to take small steps toward positive behavior changes. No class on June 9, September 1.
Instructor: Michael Wardlow
(Ages 6–9)
293402-F1 Jun 2–Jul 28 Mon 5–5:45pm $25/$31.25
293402-H1 Aug 4–Sep 29 Mon 5–5:45pm $25/$31.25
(Ages 10–14)
293402–F2 Jun 2–Jul 28 Mon 6–6:45pm $25/$31.25
293402-H2 Aug 4–Sep 29 Mon 6–6:45pm $25/$31.25




Pickleball League
Beat the heat and come inside while getting to play one of the fastest growing sports in the country. Pickleball is a racket sport in which two to four players use solid paddles either wood or composite materials, to hit, back and forth a polymer perforated ball similar to a wiffle ball.
The sport shares features of other racket sports, the dimensions and layout of a Badminton court and a net and rules similar to tennis with a few modifications.

Pickleball is suspended until September 1st
Wed 12–3pm
Fri 5–7pm

$1 with rec card, $3 without rec card

Tennis Lessons available (Click Here for more information) or call Southwest at (727) 518-3125.