Steamboat Springs Youth Soccer Association

Fall 2018 Recreational Soccer

Steamboat Soccer Club Fall Recreational Program

The Game For All Kids!

This in-house recreational program is designed for boys and girls ages 4-8 wanting to discover the game of soccer for the first time or continue their development as a returning player. Teams meet two times per week. A volunteer parent coaches teams with support from the Steamboat Soccer Club coaching staff. The focus is on individual ball skills and having FUN!

U5/U6 Boys and Girls: (Players born in 2013 or 2014)

U5/6 is a six-week introductory program that teaches participants basic soccer skills and soccer play in a fun-filled, team environment. Competition is downplayed while teamwork and ball touches are the goal. The first day of each week (Tuesday) consists of a practice format including skills building and inter-team play. Thursdays will be "Game Day." The games are 4 v 4 without goalkeepers. Children will be grouped by mixed age groups (U5 and U6) and teams are gender specific.

Boys and Girls U5/6 (2013 and 2014):

  • Dates: 9/4/2018 to 10/11/2018
  • Location: Heritage Park
  • Practice: Tuesdays from 5:15 pm to 6:00 pm
  • Games: Thursdays from 5:15 pm to 6:00 pm
  • Cost: $85 if registered by 8/19/2018, $105 if registered after 8/19/2018. A $15 non-refundable cancellation fee is included.

U7/U8 Boys and Girls: (Players born in 2011 or 2012)

U7/8 is a six week program with players grouped on gender specific teams. They play 4v4 without a goalkeeper. This format allows for player development and FUN in an encouraging environment. The first day of each week (Tuesday) consists of a practice format including skills building and inter-team play. Thursdays will be "Game Day." Children will be grouped by mixed age groups (U7 and U8) and placed on gender specific teams.

Boys and Girls U7/8 (2011 and 2012):

  • Dates: 9/4/2018 to 10/11/2018
  • Location: Heritage Park
  • Practice: Tuesdays from 5:15 pm to 6:15 pm
  • Games: Thursdays from 5:15 pm to 6:15 pm
  • Cost: $95 if registered by 8/19/2018, $115 if registered after 8/19/2018. A $15 non-refundable cancellation fee is included.

Volunteer Coaches:

Our program relies on parent volunteers to help as coaches, asst. coaches, or team coordinators. Fees are reimbursed for the head coach at the end of the season. All coaches must pass a certified Background Check through Colorado Soccer Association. Please contact admin@steamboat-soccer.com if you are interested in becoming a volunteer coach. 970-870-1520

 
Registration Terms and Conditions
  • Participants must be registered, paid in full, and be on a valid SSC roster before attending practice.
  • SSC registration may be completed online at www.steamboat-soccer.com. Early registration discounts apply until August 19, 2018.
  • All coaches, asst. coaches and team coordinators are volunteers at all levels. Head Coaches have the option of having their child's fees waived or donating the money back to SSC. All coaches must certify through an online Concussion Safety Course, and pass a certified Background Check through Colorado Soccer Association.
  • Refund Policy for Recreational Programs: Refunds are granted prior to the second week of practice. A non-refundable registration fee ($15) will apply to all refunds. Partial refunds will be granted for medical reasons only.
  • For Scholarship Information, please call 870-1520 or go to FORMS to download the application. Partial and full scholarships are available. .
  • A $35.00 handling fee will be charged each time the bank returns a check.
 
Recreational Uniforms

The uniform kit consists of a navy jersey, a light blue jersey, navy shorts, and navy socks. ($42 including tax for 2 jerseys, shorts and socks.) Shin guards are required; Cleats are optional. Running shoes are fine at this age. Uniforms are available for sale at the soccer office. Every athlete needs to bring a ball and a water bottle to each practice. We have a supply of used cleats in the soccer office available for free to any player. Please call 870-1520 before stopping by to pick up equipment.

Ball Sizes: U5-U8 - #3; U9-U12 - #4; U13 and up - #5.