OTTAWA SOUTH UNITED SOCCER
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U8 FUNdamentals

U8 FUNDAMENTALS

 

 

 


Program Description:     

Our U8 FUNdamentals program involves a blend of skills training & game play at their soccer event. Players will be able to enjoy playing within a team while developing their own individual skills.


Program Details:

Program:

2022 Options:

  1. A 10 event Spring program, scheduled to begin in late April or early May
  2. A traditional 10 week Summer season, which is scheduled to begin in mid to late late June
  3. Fall program for U3-U5, which is scheduled to begin in mid September

This model is the best way for us to adapt our offerings and allow flexibility for families to determine the best fit for them.

Spring Recreational Program information:

Days & Locations:  

  • Days: to be confirmed based on program start date - we aim to offer a mid-week evening & weekend morning session
  • Locations: Barrhaven/Manotick area before May 15

For the Spring season, we will attempt to mirror the Summer program  as close as possible pending program enrollment and facilities utilized. A detailed program schedule will be provided to you in advance of our start date.


Summer Recreational Program information

Day: Summer Program Game Night: Wednesday (Girls) & Thursday (Boys)

Times (Approximate assumption from 2020 Summer Rec): 6:30-8:00 pm

Locations: Barrhaven, Manotick & Riverside South

Team Size: 12-14 players

Format: Boys Teams/League & Girls Teams/League (separate)


Cost:                     

Early Bird

Ends April 10

Regular Fee

Begins April 11

$210 $250

Fee Includes:                

  • Uniform (jersey, shorts, socks)
  • Soccer ball (Size 3)

Year-End Festival: scheduled as the last activity for the summer season. Details will be sent to you directly


Skills Night:    

This is an optional once-a-week training session focusing on technical development and run by OSU staff coaches.  Players must be registered in FUNdamentals to participate.

Cost: $100

Sessions: 8

Day: Saturday mornings

Location: TBD

Time: Mornings

Fall Recreational Program information:

Dates: September 13 - October 31

Options:

  • U3-U12 - 2/week program - 12 sessions - Saturday Morning & Wednesday Evenings - $125
  • U13-U18 - 1/week games program - 6 weeks - Saturday Mornings @George Nelms Park - $80

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.


Parents to Provide:             

  • Soccer shoes (cleats)
  • Shin pads

Program Coordinator: Craig Stead

Email: youthrec@osu.ca             


Coaching: Parent volunteers


Friend & Field Requests: Yes


Important Dates:            

Email to parents (program info): 3-4 weeks before start date, followed by 1-2 weeks before from your team coach or coordinator


Program Curriculum:             

Sessions are divided into a 30 minute practice and 50 minute game.

Practices will include components of physical literacy and technical development.  Games will consist of 2-25 minute halves with a 5 min halftime break.  Games will be played in a 6v6 format.


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