Charleston, South Carolina – Recreation, Sports Organizations
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Charleston Recreation, Sports Organizations
- Carolina Lady Anglers
The only female fishing club in the Charleston region, the Carolina Lady Anglers raise funds for breast cancer patients through salt water fishing events.
- Charleston Area Ladies' Tennis Association
Functioning as a nonprofit volunteer-run organization, the Charleston Area Ladies' Tennis Association gives women opportunities to play tennis and provides resources to help junior women's tennis in the area.
- Charleston Area Model Railroad Club - North Charleston
Organized in 1983, Charleston's Model Railroad Club gives people interested in model railroading an opportunity to meet, learn and share.
- Charleston Chess Club
The Charleston Chess Club is made up of chess enthusiasts who meet for club activities, tournaments and team events.
- Charleston Community Sailing
Charleston Community Sailing provides sailing instruction, facilities and opportunities for children and adults without regard to socioeconomic backgrounds, skill levels and physical abilities.
- Charleston Disc Golf Club
Charleston Disc Golf offers game instruction, host leagues, tournaments and maintains courses in the Lowcountry.
- Charleston Horticultural Society
The Charleston Horticultural Society offers information and involvement for members through lectures, workshops, garden tours, events, and publications.
- Charleston Metro Sports Council
The Charleston Area Sports Commission works to market the Charleston region as a premier destination for participant and spectator sports events in order to generate overnight visitation to the Charleston region.
- Charleston Miracle League
The Charleston Miracle League gives mentally and physically challenged children and adults experience in baseball through a community supported baseball league.
- Charleston Ocean Racing Association - CORA
The Charleston Ocean Racing Association was formed in 1967 and races boats year round in Charleston's historic harbor and offshore waters.
- Charleston Outlaws Rugby Football Club
The Charleston Outlaws Rugby Football Club is a Charleston based non-profit rugby football group participating in games and tournaments.
- Charleston Reviving Baseball in Inner Cities Baseball Program - ages 13-18
This program promotes a safe, accepting atmosphere through baseball for youth and adults in order to nurture self-confidence and skill development in wholesome surroundings.
- Charleston Running Club
The Charleston Running Club organizes running activities for sport, recreation, competition and health in the local community.
- Chucktown Squash
Chucktown Squash is an after-school youth development program, which uses the sport of squash, in combination with academic tutoring and mentoring to make a difference in the lives of Charleston's undeserved youth.
- Coastal Cyclists
In 1972, the Coastal Cyclists group was established in Charleston, SC as a recreational bicycle club.
- The Hat Ladies
The Hat Ladies are a group of women who love hats and work on community service projects together.
- James Island Youth Soccer Club
James Island Soccer Club is a non-profit, youth soccer club dedicated to teaching soccer to children throughout the Lowcountry.
- Lowcountry Highrollers
Lowcountry Highrollers are a flat-track roller derby league in Charleston.
- Lowcountry Tennis Association
LCTA is recreational tennis group in Charleston focusing on league tennis.
- Lowcountry Little League - Johns Island
The Lowcountry Little League program gives youth an opportunity to play baseball and develop the qualities of citizenship, discipline and teamwork.
- LowCountry Paddlers
Members of the Lowcountry Paddlers meet to paddle the coastal waters, rivers, creeks, swamps, and lakes of the South Carolina Lowcountry.
- Palmetto Outlaws
Based in Summerville, SC, the Palmetto Outlaws girls fast-pitch softball teams compete at local, state, and national levels.
- Phoenix Athletes
Sponsored by the Team Floyd Brace Company, the Phoenix Athletes group helps amputees compete in various sporting events.
- Sertoma Cheerleading
Summerville's Sertoma Cheerleading is made up of recreational squads who learn basic cheerleading skills and raise funds for hearing impaired children.
- Southern Marlins Racing Team
The City of Charleston Southern Marlins Racing Team is a year-round, coach supported, competitive swim team for children age six and up.
- Summerville Boxing Team
The Summerville Boxing Team works out at the School of Hard Knox gym where professional training and in-depth spiritual guidance is provided.
- Summerville Family YMCA
The Summerville Family YMCA offers fitness programs at three locations, Downtown, The Ponds, and Oakbrook. Programs include aquatic, afterschool academic enrichment, summer day camps, and exercise classes.
- Summerville Little League
Summerville American Little League provides opportunities for children ages 4-16 to participate in America's favorite past time, baseball.
- Summerville Mothers & More
Connect with local moms and be part of a network that participates in a variety of events and activities.
- Summerville Sertoma Football
Summerville Sertoma football is based on the principals of teaching children ages 5-12 to be better football players, better students, and better people.
- Y20 - Folly Beach
Y20 provides positive youth development through opportunities in water sports, environmental education, and exploration of nature, especially for under-served and at-risk youth.