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Adult Athletic programs provide recreational opportunities for community residents of all skill levels and ages. Emphasis is placed on fair play and sportsmanship.

Youth Athletic Programs focus on three main goals of safety, fun and participation ensuring that everyone plays.  Positive coaching, sportsmanship and mutual respect, assist in development of players' self-worth and confidence.

For information about all Athletic Programs, contact Kim Turner at (828) 232-4526 or


2018 ASA Spring Season Offerings

Games on Monday-Thursday Evenings
Minimum 10 Game Season
Preseason Double Elimination Tournament included
League Fee:  $600

Games on Sunday Afternoons
Minimum 6 Game Season
Preseason Double Elimination Tournament Included
League Fee: $400

This meeting is required for all new teams.
March 1st at 6 p.m.
Asheville Parks & Recreation offices
72 Gashes Creek Road

Special requests regarding game schedules should be submitted in writing with the roster and payment.  While we try to accommodate all such requests, we can't guarantee that we can honor all of them.
Representatives from all teams are required to attend a pre-season meeting to review rules and league organization.  



We're partnering with Black Mountain Parks and Recreation for youth basketball in the following age groups: Grades K-2 Coed, Grades 3-4 Boys, Grades 3-4 Girls, Grades 5-6 Boys, Grades 5-6 Girls and Grades 7-8 Boys.  Teams will be created by a blind draw, then 
practice once per week and have one game per week. Most games will be played on Saturdays in Asheville or Black Mountain.  Register online between September 6 and October 27 by clicking here.
Fee: $15 (City residents receive a $5 discount)


This 4-week beginner archery class is for boys and girls 9-12 year’s old.  This class will teach you the basics of archery.  In this program you will learn about range safety, proper archery shooting techniques and target practice in a fun safe environment.   Class will be held on the following Mondays from 5:15-6:15pm.  September 18, 25 and October 2, 9.  Register online by clicking here.
Fee: $30