NEW 2020 Spring  IST Pre-School Baseball/Intro to Sports and Keep Kickin Soccer

featuring Coach  Todd Lyons, Leon Fleming. Cody Simpson, Jeff Slane and

Keep Kickin Soccer's Pro Staff


These clinics focus on the young athlete learning to control their bodies and learning the correct fundamentals.  Each clinic offers a unique sports experience for the young athlete all while learning in a fun and focused environment.  Inclement weather days will be run at IST Sports Headquarters.

Website for registration: All Pre-School IST Sports program registrations are handled by the Westport Parks and Recreation.


All players are guaranteed a spot. Registration is set to open March 18

Spring programs are held outside at the fields behind Westport Town Hall in Westport. In case of inclement weather we will move classes inside at I.S.T. Sports Headquarters (IST), 25 Van Zant Street in Norwalk.

What does your child need to wear or bring?
Comfortable clothes, closed-toe shoes, and a water bottle. Please provide a glove for 4-5 year-olds.
*Please note that when we are inside your child should not wear their cleats.



BASEBALL/INTRO TO SPORTS Lil-Pee Wee Gamers: 3 - 4.5 yrs. & Advanced Pee Wee Gamers: 4.5 - 5 yrs

We hit the ground running, skipping, and galloping in these classes.  We teach the correct fundamental skills, and believe it is important to learn how to play the game.   We aim to improve your child's eye-hand coordination, gross motor skills, and their understanding of game strategy. Classes will also introduce players to additional sports throughout the Spring sessions. Classes are broken up into Lil-Pee Wee and Advanced Pee Wee Gamers.


SCHEDULE- All programs begin the week of April 13

Lil-Pee Wee Gamers- $220/7 week session
Monday 1:45PM to 2:30PM

Tuesday 1:45PM to 2:30PM

Thursday 11AM-11:45AM

Friday 1:30AM to 2:15PM


Advanced Pee Wee Gamers- $240/7 week session

Monday 1:45PM to 2:45PM

Thursday 2PM to 3PM

Friday 130pm to 2:30pm

NEW Advanced Pee Wee IST Intro to Sports
Saturday 915AM to 10AM

Location Compo Beach



Mini Kickers - $220/7 week session

2 & 3 Year Old

45 minute sessions
         Thursday 1015AM-11AM
         Thursday 11-11:45AM

Keep Kickin Mini Kickers is the second level in our developmental process and isopen to players aged 2 and 3 years old. The emphasis of this program is to help players get familiar with the ball and have fun! Passing, running, stopping, shooting, and turning are all highlights players can expect to work on, in addition to understanding basic game rules. During this program positive social interaction among players is nurtured and players are encouraged to be confident in all situations. The atmosphere is fun and developmental! This program may require parent participation if directed by the coach.

Big Kickers - $240/7 week session
4 & 5 Year Old
1hr sessions
        Saturday 9:15AM to 10:15AM
        Saturday 10:15AM to 11:15AM

Child participation only

In our Big Kickers program children ages 4-5 are now more aware of teamwork and the best way to shoot at goal. We add basic strategies and teamwork ideas to fundamentals of technical skills with the soccer ball. Our coaches are specialized in developing beginning players soccer skills as well as continuing to create a fun environment!



Tot N Play Camp at Burying Hill Beach


Time 9AM to 12PM

Location Burying Hill Beach, Westport CT
Children ages 3-5. Must be potty trained

Dates:11 weekly options running June 8th through August 24


Example of exciting daily curriculum

9-910 arrival and unpack
915-930 morning group greetings
930-10 craft time
10-1030 sports and activities
1030-1045 snack
1045-11 interactive story time
11-1130 beach time
1130-1150 activity choice time- includes puzzles, giant leggos, fun games and more

1150 closing song and dismissal

Tot N Play will be lead by Director, Amanda Rothlein, who earned her Masters degree in Early Education from Fordham University and spent seven years as an Elementary teacher in the NYC public schools. Taylor Cusa Co-Director will also be back this Summer running camp with Amanda!

IST Preschool Tot'n Play Summer camp at Burying Hill Beach will provide week-long experiences that introduce young children to a multitude of sports, arts and crafts, and exploration while also creating a traditional camp experience that focuses on friendship, spirit, and fun in the sun!

Programs, designed by IST coaches and teachers, will expose children to various popular sports while participating in developmentally appropriate activities. Games will be included to teach and emphasize skills, and top-notch instructors will provide the ideal balance of instruction and entertainment. The values of sportsmanship, cooperation, and respect will be highlighted throughout each and every session.

A flexible schedule offers registration options for any amount of weeks. Baseball, basketball, football, and soccer are just some of the highlighted sports. Arts and crafts, story-time, beach time and other popular children's games will be a constant each day. Incase of inclement weather, camp will move indoors to our IST facility in Norwalk.