The Young Roots programme is an innovative project to capture the oral history of the YMCA one of Scotland’s oldest youth organisations. Sharing the Past to Shape the Future uses an inter-generational approach, led by our young people from YMCAs across Scotland, capturing oral histories from across the nation.
Shotts YMCA provides football training and teams for young people and children from 4 to 16 years old. Shotts YMCA Training Academy is a football specific group aimed at developing fitness and footballing skills. Ranging from 4 to 11 years our training academy welcomes all ethnic and religious origins and is open to both boys and girls. We are an SFA Quality Mark accredited football club providing the highest standard of care, training and game play.