Every winter, the Tallmadge Recreation Center hosts the best of the best in our Youth Community All Star League. This league is open to community-based teams of boys in grades 3-6 and girls in grades 4-6. Girls in 4th-6th grade and Boys in 3rd grade play on Saturdays and Boys in grades 4th-6th play on Sundays. There is an admission fee for spectators for this program. For more information, please contact Randy Keen by email or at 330-634-2349.
Ohio's "Return to Play" Bill went into effect April 26, 2013. The bill is designed to increase concussion awareness and recognition in parents, coaches and officials in youth sports programs. All Tallmadge Recreation Department coaches and youth sports leaders will be certified in concussion awareness and recognition. View the Concussion Information for Parents (PDF).
Important Cardiac Arrest Information
Lindsey’s law:A new law went into effect August 1, 2017 called Lindsay’s Law, (Ohio Revised Code 3313.5310, 3707.58 and 3707.59). In accordance with this law, the Ohio Department of Health, the Ohio Department of Education, the Ohio High School Athletic Association, the Ohio Chapter of the American College of Cardiology and other stakeholders jointly developed guidelines and other relevant materials to inform and educate students and youth athletes participating in or desiring to participate in an athletic activity, their parents, and their coaches about the nature and warning signs of sudden cardiac arrest.
Together, we can help protect children from more serious concussion and cardiac arrest related problems!