Tuesday, April 16, 2024

Summer Overview

Introducing our new friend request policy designed to enhance the recreational soccer experience at North Toronto Soccer! At the heart of fostering a sense of community and inclusivity, this policy allows participants to submit friend requests during registration (up until April 1st), promoting the opportunity for players to share the field with familiar faces. By accommodating these requests, we aim to create a supportive and enjoyable environment, ensuring that everyone can fully embrace the spirit of recreational soccer with friends by their side. Join us and make lasting memories on and off the field!

Active Start

Age Group: Under-4 (born 2020) – Under-6 (born 2018)
Frequency of Sessions: 1 day a week
Program Length: July 6th, 2024 – September 7th, 2024 (to be confirmed)
Recreation Administrator: Elaine Beaupre
Recreation Program Manager: Taylor Fleming
Level of Coaching: Community Coaches

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What? The Active Start Program is offered to our youngest players ages 4 to 6 accompanied by their parents as an introduction to soccer.

When? Sessions are 1 hour long, offered once a week.

Who? Staff coaches lead each team of a maximum of 8 players with the help of parents to facilitate the session. We make every effort to keep consistent coaches with each group as we understand the value of creating bonds and understanding individuals in the development of children.

How? Our age-appropriate curriculum will focus on physical literacy, motor skills, and team participation in a “pressure-free,” no competition environment. The program follows a Game-Activity-Game (GAG) format and provides players with technical instruction and small-sided games in a positive, fun environment.


Fundamentals


Age Group: Under-7 (born 2017) – Under-9 (born 2015)
Frequency of Sessions: 1 day a week
Program Length: July 6th, 2024 – September 7th, 2024 (to be confirmed)
Recreation Administrator: Elaine Beaupre
Recreation Program Manager: Taylor Fleming
Level of Coaching: Community Coaches

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What? The FUNdamentals Program is an opportunity for players ages 7 to 9 regardless of background or previous experience to play soccer in a fun and safe environment.

When? Sessions are 1 hour long, offered once a week.

Who? Staff coaches lead each team of a maximum of 9 players. We make every effort to keep consistent coaches with each group as we understand the value of creating bonds and understanding individuals in the development of children.

How? Our age appropriate curriculum will focus on sport participation, sportspersonship, physical literacy, and ball mastery. Our coaches will strive to create a stimulating and engaging learning environment for players to practice individual techniques such as dribbling, passing, and shooting. The program follows a Game-Activity-Game (GAG) format, where teams will begin to play against each other.

Recreational Development League


Age Group: Under-10 (born 2014) – Under-13 (born 2011)
Frequency of Sessions: 1 day a week
Program Length: July 6th, 2024 – September 7th, 2024 (to be confirmed)
Recreation Administrator: Elaine Beaupre
Recreation Program Manager: Taylor Fleming
Level of Coaching: Community Coaches

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What? The Recreational Development League is offered to players ages 10 to 13 regardless of background or previous experience and is designed to guide the technical development of young players as they acquire a greater understanding of soccer and familiarity with the ball

When? Sessions are 1 hour long, offered once a week.

Who? Staff coaches lead each team of a maximum of 12 or 16 players. We make every effort to keep consistent coaches with each group as we understand the value of creating bonds and understanding individuals in the development of children.

How? Our curriculum will focus on the refinement of ball mastery, understanding basic principles of play and fundamental tactical skills. Our coaches will begin the process of transferring skills into game scenarios through a combination of training activities and game play in a Game-Activity-Game (GAG) format. At this stage, there will be no scores or standings published.

Youth Recreational League


Age Group: Under-14 (born 2010) – Under-16 (born 2008)
Frequency of Sessions: 1 day a week
Program Length: July 6th, 2024 – September 7th, 2024 (to be confirmed)
Recreation Administrator: Elaine Beaupre
Recreation Program Manager: Taylor Fleming
Level of Coaching: Volunteer Parent Coaches

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What? The Youth Recreational League provides opportunities for players ages 14 to 16 regardless of background or previous experience to enjoy playing soccer in a fun, engaging, and appropriate environment.

When? Sessions are 1 hour long, offered once a week.

Who? A staffed referee will be on-site to ensure the soccer program is conducted in an organized and fair manner. Volunteer Parent Coaches are responsible for organizing the team and managing subs. More information on Volunteer Parent Coaching can be found here

How? Our league will focus on youth staying active and creating connections with other players. Over the first few games, we assess each team’s abilities, allowing for player transfers to ensure league and team balance, guaranteeing a fair and enjoyable experience for all participants.

Monday–Friday: 10 am - 6 pm

North Toronto Soccer Club
1041 Avenue Rd. Suite 5
Toronto, Ontario
M5N 2C5