In our dynamic Sports and Recreation Department at the Katz JCC, sports enthusiasts of all ages can find their passion and stay active in a vibrant community. For the basketball enthusiasts, we offer Adult Basketball Leagues that bring together players of different skill levels for friendly competition and camaraderie.

Our Youth Sports programs are designed to instill a love for sports in young hearts, fostering teamwork and sportsmanship in a fun and supportive environment. For the aquatic adventures, children aged 4-18 can join the Margate Sharks Swim Team, offering an exciting opportunity for young athletes to refine their skills and compete at various levels.

Adults seeking aquatic activities can enjoy our invigorating Lap Swimming sessions, while those looking to test their reflexes and agility can experience the thrill of racquetball on our courts.

Interested in trying something new? Our popular pickleball classes provide a delightful combination of tennis, badminton, and table tennis, catering specifically to adult participants of all skill levels.

At the Katz JCC, we believe in nurturing a vibrant sports culture, encouraging active lifestyles, and providing a wide array of opportunities for individuals and families to flourish in their chosen activities. Come join our diverse sports and recreation community, and unleash the athlete within you and your loved ones!

Adult Sports

The Katz JCC offers a vibrant array of active adult sports programs, including basketball leagues, martial arts training, and a running club that is part of the Atlantic City Marathon Race Series, providing numerous opportunities for fitness, competition, and community engagement.

Youth Sports

Our youth sports programs, catering to preschoolers through high schoolers, offer a diverse range of activities, including basketball, soccer, and Karate, to help young athletes develop both physical skills and valuable life lessons in teamwork, discipline, and sportsmanship.


Dive into our comprehensive swim lesson program, compete with our Margate Sharks Swim Team, enjoy invigorating lap swimming sessions or join our energetic aquatic group exercise classes.


Hitting the racquetball courts at the JCC is an absolute blast, offering a lively and spirited way to stay active, bond with like-minded players, elevate your game with a smile on your face, and enjoy a great workout all at once.

Atlantic City Marathon Race Series

The Atlantic Marathon race Series presents three yearly events set against the stunning backdrop of the world-famous Atlantic City Boardwalk, with race distances spanning from 5K to the full Marathon, allowing participants to soak in the picturesque views along this iconic coastal stretch.