U9 Developmental and Recreational

 


Program Description:     

OSU’s U9 developmental soccer league continues building on the skills and lessons learned in FUNdamentals. Players will continue to develop their soccer skills through physical literacy & technical development in structured practices and organized games with an optional ‘Skills Night’ available.


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.

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

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: Tuesday (Boys) & Thursday (Girls)

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

Locations: Barrhaven, Manotick, Riverside South & Greely

Team Size: 14 players

Players on Field: 7

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


Cost:

Early Bird

Ends April 15

Regular Fee

Begins April 16

$210 $250

Fee Includes:                

  • Uniform (jersey, shorts, socks)

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 U9 league play to participate.

Cost: $100

Sessions: 8

Day: Saturday

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

Email to parents (program info): 1-2 weeks before our start date


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 7v7 format.


 Refund Policy


 

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