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Dodgeball clubs for adults mix athletics and social interaction

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Since the premier of the movie "Dodgeball," membership in amateur and professional clubs has exploded. (Kevin Livelli/CNS)

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Many dodgeball club organizers say that injuries are rare, but the sport's potential danger has brought bans in some school districts. (Kevin Livelli/CNS)

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Dodgeball clubs offer a chance to work up a sweat and an opportunity to meet new people. (Courtesy of Amy Short)

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Players wait with anticipation for the whistle to blow and the game to start. (Courtesy of Amy Short)

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Since the premier of the movie "Dodgeball," membership in amateur and professional clubs has exploded. (Kevin Livelli/CNS)

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Today, dodgeball is growing exponentially and offering the Generation X and Y crowd a chance to get in shape, meet people and indulge in a healthy dose of nostalgia.


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