Adult and Youth Sports

Adult Softball Leagues

Administrator:  Jason Brown 904-310-3353
Website:  www.leaguelineup.com/fbflsoftball
Seasons:  Spring (February - May), Summer (June - July), and Fall (August - November)
Game/practice site:  Ybor Alvarez Softball Fields at the Fernandina Beach Athletic Complex - 3243 Bailey Road
Leagues (all leagues are ages 18 and up):
NOTE:  A league(s) might not be offered during seasons specified below.  Email Jason Brown for league(s) that will be offered for spring, summer, or fall seasons.

  • Co-ed Recreational (spring and fall):  USA Softball rules; single wall, one-piece aluminum/alloy or wood bat rule for men; women may use any ASA-approved bats (single wall aluminum/alloy, multi-wall aluminum/alloy, composite, and wood) not listed on the ASA Non-Approved bats list (www.teamusa.org/USA-Softball.aspx/) ; 6 men/4 women; games on Mondays.
  • Co-ed Open (spring, summer, fall):  USA Softball rules; men and women may use any ASA-approved bats not listed on the ASA Non-Approved bats list (www.teamusa.org/USA-Softball.aspx/); 6 men/4 women; games on Mondays
  • Co-ed 1-Pitch (summer only):  USA Softball and USSSA rules; 6 men/4 women; men and women may use any ASA-approved bats not listed on the ASA Non-Approved bats list (www.teamusa.org/USA-Softball.aspx/); women may also use current USSSA-approved bats; games on Mondays.
  • Men's Open (spring and fall):  USA Softball rules; ASA-approved and USSSA-approved bats allowed (USSSA bats must have current USSSA certification marks on them); games on Thursdays.
  • Men's Recreational "Hit Our Stick"(spring and fall):  USA Softball rules; ASA-approved bats provided by the Recreation Department (personal bats not allowed); games on Thursdays.

For more information on the adult softball leagues, or to have your contact information placed on an Individual Players' List to join a team (Individual Players' Lists are on the Adult Softball Leagues' website), call/email Jason. 

 Fall 2019 - Co-ed Open League

  • 8 teams registered for the fall season.
  • Season begins August 12th.  Games on Mondays (no games on August 26th or September 2nd).
  • Visit the adult softball leagues website for more information.


Men's Basketball League

Administrator:  John Coverdell (904-310-3351; jcoverdell@fbfl.org)
Seasons:  Summer (June - August) and Fall (November - December)
Games:  Mondays and Thursdays
Game site:  Peck Gym - 510 South 10th Street   

Next season:  Fall 30-and-Over League 

Team registration through October 30th at the MLK, Jr. Recreation Center.

Team registration fee:  $300, due at time of registration

League information

  • 10-person roster limit per team
  • Each team must have matching uniform shirts with numbers on backs.
  • Season dates:  November 4th - December 16th (games on Mondays and Thursdays).  First game @ 6:30pm each night.
  • League Championship Game on December 30th.


Drop-In Roller Hockey 

Main Beach Multi-Purpose Court - one block north of Atlantic Avenue on Tarpon Avenue, across from the Fernandina Beach Skate Park

Older teens' games, adult games, and instruction for kids

  • Tuesdays:  5:00 - 6:00pm (Beginners)
  • Saturdays:  4:15 - 4:45pm (Easy)
  • Saturdays:  4:45 - 6:00pm (Advanced)

Family skate

  • Tuesdays:  4:00 - 5:00pm
  • Saturdays:  3:00 - 4:00pm

For more information, call Ray Matz:  215-852-7038


Co-sponsored Youth Sports Associations

The City of Fernandina Beach co-sponsors several youth sports associations.  All of these non-profit associations utilize City facilities for their particular activities, under the conditions of City Facilities Use Agreements for Sport Leagues, and they conduct their own registrations throughout the year.  Volunteer and sponsorship opportunities are abundant and welcomed.

Amelia Island Youth Soccer Club
Activity:  Soccer
Seasons:  Spring (March - May) and Fall (September - November)
President:  Jay Denison 904-206-2390
Website:  www.aiysoccer.com, www.facebook.com/ameliaislandsoccer
Main facility:  Fernandina Beach Athletic Complex - 3243 Bailey Road
Fall 2019 season:  Age groups U4 - U14 (season from September 7th through November 9th) and U15 - U19 (season from September 7th through end of October).

Elm Street Little League
Activities:  Baseball and girls' fastpitch softball
Season:  Spring (March - June) and Fall (October - November)
President:  Annette Bell (elmstlittleleague@gmail.com)  
Website:  http://tshq.bluesombrero.com/elmstreetll 
Main Facility:  Charles Albert Field (baseball and softball) at the MLK, Jr. Recreation Center - 1200 Elm Street
Fall 2019 season - Girls Fastpitch Softball:  Opening Day on October 12th.  Season runs through November 18th.  Visit the league website for more information.  

Fernandina Beach Babe Ruth League
Activities:  Baseball and t-ball
Seasons:  Spring (March - May) and Fall (September - November)
President:  Jim Stancin (jimstancin@yahoo.com; 904-742-6765)
Website:  www.fbbrl.com
Main Facility:  Buccaneer Field - 1201 Beech Street
Fall 2019 season:  Visit the Fernandina Beach Babe Ruth League website to register and for more information.  Ages 4 - 16 (4U T-ball; 6U Advanced T-ball; 8U Rookie; 10U Minor; 12U Major; 16U Senior).  Opening Day of season is October 7th.  Season runs through beginning of November.

Fernandina Beach Football Association
Activities:  Flag football and tackle football
Seasons:  Spring (flag football:  February - April) and Fall (tackle football:  August - October)
President:  CJ Crosby (fbfapresident@gmail.com)
Main Facility:  Buccaneer Field-Football Fieldhouse - 1101 Beech Street
Fall 2019 Tackle Football:  Age groups:  Lieutenant (6U), Commander (8U0, Captain (10U), and Admiral (12U).  Season is August 1st - October 12th.  Contact CJ Crosby for more information.


Team Fernandina Stingrays
Activity:  Swimming
Season:  Summer (April - July)
President:  Paul Martinez 323-610-1080
Website:  www.swimtfs.org
Main Facility:  Atlantic Center Pool - 2500 Atlantic Avenue


Peck Gym Activities


Peck Gym address is 510 South 10th Street.  Entrance is at the corner of Elm Street and South 11th Street.  Days/hours:  Monday - Friday from 11:00am-7:00pm (open later for evening activities; see activity schedules below).  Phone Number:  904-310-3354

***Please note:  Persons under the age of 16 MUST be accompanied by an adult of the age of 18 or older to enter Peck Gym.
All patrons of the proper age must present photo identification and be checked in by the Gym attendant in order to use Peck Gym.
Lockers are available for personal items. Bring your own lock.


Open Basketball

Mondays and Thursdays from 11:00am - 7:00pm; Wednesdays from 11:00am - 5:30pm; Tuesdays and Fridays from 11:00am - 5:00pm (11:00am - 2:00pm from November - April due to volleyball teams' activities).

Free.  NOTE:  open basketball times may vary due to other programs, league play, school or club teams' practices, or rentals


Youth Team Volleyball
Tuesdays and Fridays from 3:00 - 7:00pm.  For school and club teams.  Players must have coach or adult supervision.  Two courts available.  Please call at least 24 hours in advance to reserve courts:  904-310-3353.

$2/player City residents, $5 Non-City

NOTE:  All Youth Team Volleyball court times are reserved from November 4th through May 1st.

Open Adult Volleyball
Tuesdays and Fridays from 7:00 - 9:00pm.  Informal team games on two courts.  Teams selected each night.  Ages 16 and up (ages 16 and 17 must have Parental Consent Form signed and notarized before participating.  Forms available at Peck Gym and the Atlantic Recreation Center or download a form here:  Release form for minor - Adult VB.  Notary available at the Atlantic Center).

$2/player City residents, $5 Non-City


Open Adult Indoor Soccer
Wednesdays from 5:30 - 8:00pm.  Informal team games.  Teams selected each night.  Ages 16 and up (ages 16 and17 must have Parental Consent Form signed and notarized before participating.  Forms available at Peck gym and the Atlantic Recreation Center or download a form here:  Release form for minor - Adult Indoor Soccer.  Notary available at the Atlantic Center).

$2/player City residents, $5 Non-City