Montevideo - Post Report Question and Answers

Are local sports classes and/or activities available for kids?

Lots: swimming, dancing, soccer, horseback riding, you name it - Aug 2022

Yes. - Nov 2021

The American school has soccer, volleyball, basketball, gymnastics, karate, and swimming as after school activities - Apr 2019

There are plenty of local sports teams/classes but it would be very hard to find one that is not in Spanish. - Aug 2018

There are several community sports leagues available, mostly soccer, but I did not use them. - Jun 2017

The American school has some mediocre after-school activities, soccer, basketball, volleyball ball, gymnastic, art, Scottish dance one hour per week, some activities two hours per week. - Oct 2016

There are tons of local sports classes and activities for kids in Spanish. In English - probably next to nothing. That being said, if your kid doesn't speak Spanish but is adventurous, people here are friendly and patient and they will find a way to communicate. - Aug 2016

Yes, soccer is king! Most of the golf courses have some kind of programs to start the kids in golf. - Mar 2014

No experience with this, but I know there's a YMCA branch here. - Mar 2012

I've heard of some at the Uruguyan American School. - Jan 2009

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