Alternative Sports and Non-Competitive Physical Activities in the New York Metro Area


If you have a non-athletic child, you can still find ways to bond with him or her through non-competitive physical activities. We've compiled a list of parks, rinks, and other sports centers in the New York metro area that offer healthy and fun activities like rock climbing, hiking, kayaking, table tennis, ice skating, and more! Click on your region below:


ping pong; table tennis

New York City





Long Island

Nassau County

Suffolk County



Rockland County, NY

Westchester County, NY

Fairfield County, CT



Find even more local family resources and activities in our 2010-11 Family Resource Guide