Coaching Youth Sports

Saint Paul Parks and Recreation's youth athletics program would not be where it is today without the support of dedicated volunteers. Volunteer coaches help instruct youth in the fundamentals and skill of sports and instill the principles of fair play, good sportsmanship, respect for one’s self, opponent, and officials.

Are you interesting in coaching a youth sports team with Saint Paul Parks & Recreation? Tell us more by completing the volunteer form below or contact a recreation center near you.

Volunteer Form

Becoming a Coach

To become a certified coach with Saint Paul Parks and Recreation, the following conditions must be met:

All of these forms can be found together in our Volunteer Requirements Packet. Completed forms can be submitted to your recreation center or 

Other Resources


Interested in becoming a coach?

Watch these testimonials on why others love being a Saint Paul Parks and Recreation coach or official! For more information on becoming an official, visit the Officiating Opportunities page.



Last Edited: April 7, 2022