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April 22nd: Active Start coaching course for U4,U5,U6 coaches
April 23rd: FUNdamentals coaching course for U8 coaches
May 1st: Grassroots starts
May 19th, 20th, 21st: Grassroots Picture days
June 24th: Foothills Grassroots Minifest

 ** Please note there will be NO soccer on the long weekends**

 

Registration Closes March 19, 2017

Season runs from May 1-June 24

The Foothills Grassroots program is led by Wayne Cleverly (“Clevs”) who has been awarded the prestigious Physical Literacy Coach of the year Award through Alberta Soccer Association. Our focus is to bring fun, friendships and building soccer and physical literacy skills to our young players in our partner soccer communities. 

U4 Little Dribblers

Players Born 2013/2014

Saturdays: 9:30am - 10:30am 

Play in Auburn Bay, Chaparral, Canyon Meadows

Cost: $79

The Little Dribblers program has focus on fun and simple games that develop very basic technical skills in a FUN atmosphere. The emphasis will be movement exercises and games that promote a feel for the ball while teaching basic movements within a fun but play setting. Players will be placed onto teams lead by a parent volunteer coach. Everything at the u4 age is FUN,FUN,FUN 

U5 Active Start

Players Born 2012

Monday & Wednesday: 6:00pm - 7:00pm  (Canyon Meadows & Deer Run)
Tuesday & Thursday: 6:00pm - 7:00pm  (Auburn Bay, Chaparral, Cranston & Mahogany)

Cost: $109

The Active Start program gives our young players the opportunity to develop basic movement skills like running, jumping, landing, dribbling, throwing, and catching in a fun setting built around informal play and positive reinforcement. Players will be placed into small teams lead by a parent volunteer coach. At the Active start age we encourage our players to have fun dribbling the ball while playing in a fun learning environment with their team mates. 

U6 Active Start

Players Born 2011

Monday & Wednesday 6:00pm - 7:00pm (Canyon Meadows & Deer Run) 
Tuesday & Thursday 6:00pm - 7:00pm (Auburn Bay, Chaparral, Cranston & Mahogany) 

Cost: $109

The Active Start program gives our young players the opportunity to develop basic movement skills like running, jumping, landing, dribbling, throwing, and catching in a fun setting built around informal play and positive reinforcement. Players will be placed into small teams lead by a parent volunteer coach. At the Active start age we encourage our players to have fun dribbling the ball while playing in a fun learning environment with their team mates. 

U8 FUNdamentals

Players Born 2009/2010

Monday & Wednesday 6:00pm - 7:00pm  (Auburn Bay, Chaparral, Cranston & Mahogany)
Tuesday & Thursday 6:00pm - 7:00pm  (Canyon Meadows & Deer Run)

**FREE U8 Drop in skills Friday at the NEW Foothills training facility**

Cost $119

The FUNdamentals program allows children to develop their ABC’s (Agility,Balance,Coordination) and speed and learn the basics of the game while emphasizing fun, cooperation and maximum time on the ball. Our coaches will focus on fun games where we encourage all players to dribble and ‘stay on the ball’ during activities and play. 

U8 Competitive 

Players born 2009/2010

Tuesday & Thursday: 6:00pm - 7:15pm (Parkland) 

**FREE U8 Drop in skills Friday at the NEW Foothills training facility**

Cost $130

Tuesday: Technical training night within their teams.

Team coaches will focus on: 

Dribbling and ball manipulation skills
Changing direction with/without the ball
Physical literacy activities
Small group play 4v4

Thursday: Will consist of 20 minute skills warmup followed by a 4v4 game


All registration fees include Jersey, shorts, socks | Photo package | Minifest event

All participants in community soccer must pay community membership fee upon registration
 

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