U10 - U11 Developmental & Recreational
Players born in 2010 & 2011
Program Description: The U10/U11 age group is a combination of players. They will play in a league format and team sizes will not exceed 15 players. Boys and Girls program will be separate.
This model is the best way for us to adapt our offerings and allow flexibility for families to determine the best fit for them.
1. Fall Recreational Program information:
Dates: September 13 - October 31
Locations: Barrhaven & Manotick
Exact field & time allocations will be communicated to you in advance of our start date.
OSU’s Recreational Fall Program is focused on providing an introduction to skill development and a chance to play games outdoors during the months of September & October.
2. Spring Recreational Program information:
Days: Game Night: Friday (Boys & Girls)
Locations: Quinn's Pointe
All other details will try to mirror the below listed Summer program information as close as possible
3. Summer Recreational Program information
Day: Summer Program Game Night: Monday (Boys) & Wednesday (Girls)
Start Time: 6:30 pm (practice)
Game Time: 7:00 – approx 8:00 pm
Game Length: 2 x 30-minute halves with 5-minute halftime
Target Team Size: 13-15 players
Players on the Field: 7 (including the goalkeeper)
Ends: April 10
Begins: April 11
Parents to Provide:
Program Coordinator: Craig Stead
Coaching: Parent Volunteers
Coaching Qualifications: OSU hosts in house clinics for all volunteer coaches
Friend & Field Requests: Play will occur at various locations within the general OSU geographic area. Approximately half of the games will take place as near the home location of the players as possible, depending on the fields that are available. OSU will do its best to honour friend requests but there are no guarantees.
Program Curriculum: Is provided directly to coaches on a weekly basis throughout the season
Additional Skills Training: This is an optional once a week training session focusing on technical development and run by OSU staff coaches. Players must be registered in the Recreational Program to participate.