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 Youth Athletic Complex

​2810 17th St., Sarasota, FL 34234

This 40-acre park serves as one of Sarasota County's most popular athletic complexes providing opportunities for sports such as baseball, football, tennis and BMX/Strider bike racing.

 Cal Ripken Baseball Division


​The Sarasota County Cal Ripken Baseball League is for youth ages 412. Keeping baseball FUN-especially in the early stages of youth baseball-is a primary concern of the Sarasota County Youth Baseball's Cal Ripken League and the Babe Ruth League.

For more information about the Sarasota County Cal Ripken League, call 941-955-5051 or visit


 Sarasota Ringling Redskins


Youth Football and Cheerleading

The Sarasota Redskins Football and Cheer Program serves over 1,000 boys and girls ages 5 - 14 each year. It is Sarasota's premier youth football program and has been a part of the Sarasota athletics community for more than 50 years.

For more information, please contact the league president at 941-953-6560 or visit the Sarasota Ringling Redskins website.


 Sarasota BMX and Strider

​The Sarasota BMX Track is the country's oldest continuously running BMX track. Sarasota has been a favorite spot for racers to return to year after year.
Sarasota BMX has been ahead of the game when it comes to the youngest of racers - the Striders. It has a Strider specific track that hosts races twice a month. Their track has already hosted both the 2011 and 2012 Strider World Championships.
For more information about Sarasota BMX and Strider, call 941-957-4393 or visit



Open year round from 8 a.m. to 11 p.m.


 Amenities and Activities



  • Eight baseball fields
    (seven with lights)
  • Two football fields with lights
  • Two multi-purpose fields
  • Four tennis courts with lights
  • BMX track 
  • Strider track
  • Concession stand
  • Large picnic pavilion
  • Playground
  • Restrooms
  • Parking



From Tamiami Trail (U.S. 41):

  • Go north on Tamiami Trail and turn slight right onto S. Washington Blvd. (U.S. 301)
  • Go 1.6 miles and turn right onto 17th Street
  • Go 1.1 miles and park will be on your right. ​

Google Map to the Youth Athletic Complex


 Want to know more?

For questions or additional information regarding the Youth Athletic Complex, email



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