Novato has some of the best youth sport opportunities in the area.
The Novato Parks, Recreation, and Community Services department offers fantastic youth athletic programs that focus on high participation and cooperative sportsmanship. The department offers multiple leagues to the youth members of the community such as boys and girls basketball (in a variety of age groups) and flag football.
The city is also home to the Novato Youth Soccer Association, which is a great organization encouraging kids to play one of the most well-loved games in the world. The NYSA offers both recreational and competitive soccer, assuring that kids of all interest and ages can participate in the sport.