Simi Valley Running Rebels Youth Running Club

The Simi Valley Running Rebels Youth Running Club practices at Royal High School and other locations. Age groups include Gremlin (Ages 5-7), Bantam (Ages 8-9), Midget (Ages 10-11), Youth (Ages 12-13), Intermediate (Ages 14-15) and Young Men/Women (Ages 16-17). Track and field season is in the spring and cross country season is in the fall.

The club is a member of the Southern California Youth Track and Field Conference, which includes other youth teams from Chatsworth, Calabasas, Santa Clarita, Westlake Village and West San Fernando Valley.  More information at www.svrebels.com.

Conejo Valley Archers Junior Olympic Archery Development Program in Simi Valley

The Conejo Valley Archers Junior Olympic Archery Development (JOAD) program meets every Saturday, rain or shine, at the club's JOAD facility located at 4651 Tapo Canyon Road, Simi Valley. Anyone interested in the sport of archery is invited. Minimum age is 8 years.

You will be given a gate key upon joining and completing your membership seminar. This key is your responsibility and you will be charged $5.00 for lost keys. Do not loan your key to non-members. For the safety and security of the club and its members, always lock the gate at the entrance to the range. The main park gate should be left as you found it when going in or out.

Club Shoots are held on the fourth Sunday of each month, beginning at 7:30 a.m., with a break at 12:00 noon for our monthly general meetings. No shooting is allowed during the general meeting and all members are encouraged to attend.

Visit www.cvarchers.com or call 805.530.1339 for more information.

Community Parks in Camarillo

The Pleasant Valley Recreation & Park District maintains 6 large community parks.

Pleasant Valley Park is located at 1030 Temple Avenue.  The park, opened in 1998, is 13 acres and offers a skate park. 6 lighted tennis courts, 3 lighted baseball fields, horseshoe pits, picnic shelter with BBQ grills, play equipment, indoor pool, volleyball, snack bar, 2 restroom, soccer fields and picnic tables.

Valley Lindo Park is located at 889 Aileen Street. This 10 acre park has 5 lighted tennis courts, one large playground, 2 large picnic shelters with BBQs, grass volleyball courts, soccer fields, restroom, amphitheater and picnic tables.

Mission Oaks Park is at 5501 Mission Oaks Boulevard. This 20 acre park (redeveloped in 1996) features 6 lighted tennis courts, large playground, 3 lighted softball field, several picnic shelters, BBQs, restroom, concession stand, volleyball court, soccer fields and picnic tables.

Freedom Park is located at the Camarillo Airport at 275 E. Pleasant Valley Road. The park is 34 acres and has a community center, inline hockey arena, 6 soccer fields, 3 lighted software fields, horseshoe pits, outdoor swimming pool, gymnasium, sand volleyball court, picnic shelter, BBQs, playground, restrooms, tennis courts and picnic tables.

Community Center Park is at 1605 E. Burnley Street. This 13 acre park has been around since 1966 and has a community center, senior center, district administrative offices, covered picnic area, BBQs, playground, volleyball court, horseshoe pit, amphiteater, restrooms and more. CLICK HERE for more information about the cool new playground and exercise equipment available at this park!

Camarillo Grove Park is off the beaten path at the bottom of the Conejo Grade at 6968 E. Camarillo Springs Road. Very rustic setting with lots and lots of shade trees.  Park seems a bit on the older side but my young boys love the park.  The park features a number of large outdoor covered group picnic areas, a dog park, picnic tables, BBQs, play equipment, restrooms, horseshoe pits and plenty of shade (check out the YouTube video below).

United Track Club - Westlake Village

The United Track Club practices at Westlake High School. Age groups include Gremlin (Ages 7-8), Bantam (Ages 9-10), Midget (Ages 11-12), Youth (Ages 13-14) and Intermediate (Ages 15-16).

The club is a member of the Southern California Youth Track and Field Conference, which includes other youth teams from Chatsworth, Calabasas, Santa Clarita, Simi Valley and West San Fernando Valley.  More information at www.unitedtrack.org or call 805.497.2350.

Thousand Oaks Flyers Youth Track Club

The Thousand Oaks Flyers Youth Track Club is open to children ages 6 to 14, determined by their year of birth. Events include the following running events; 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600 & 3200 meter races as well as the 80 & 100 meter hurdles.  The relays are 4 X 100 and 4 X 400 and the field events are the long jump, high jump & shot put. Track season is in the spring and cross country season is in the fall.

The Flyers are a member of the Ventura County Youth Track Conference.  More information at www.toflyers.org.

Westlake Volleyball Club

The Westlake Volleyball Club for girls develops female athletes ages 10-18 in the Conejo Valley. The club is  committed to keeping and retaining the best talent in the area, through exceptional coaching, communication, organization, integrity, honesty, character, and the desire to be the best.

The Westlake Volleyball Club for boys develosp young men to become the best volleyball players they are capable of becoming; making them capable of taking their game play to the next level, whether it be middle school, high school JV or Varsity, or college level. The goal is not to just develop their skills on the volleyball court, but also to develop them into positive, responsible young athletes ready to take on the world with essential life skills revolving around a solid work ethic, self-discipline and to learn that hard work eventually pays off in whatever life's challenges may bring them.

Visit www.westlakevbc.com to learn more.