Soccer

Updated – 2020.01.20

Important Information / Clinics / Sign-ups


banfftrail_soccer1Banff Trail Community Association provides a community based, volunteer run soccer program for ages 3 through 14.  Besides the fitness and fresh air aspect, it is a great way to get to know your neighbours and for your children to make some new friends!

Soccer 2020 Newsletter – Coming soon

Registration for Banff Trail Community Soccer teams runs Feb10th until March 10th. Late registrations may be considered if space is available.

Please register at:

Registration link coming soon

Registration closes March 10, 2020.

  • Season:  April 21, 2020 (weather permitting)
  • Super Soccer Saturday: TBA (details to come)
  • BBQ / Team Pictures:  May 23, 2020 (exact date and time to be confirmed)

2020 Coach Clinics

TBA

Ages and Teams

U4 U6 U8 U10
Age Born 2016-2017 Born 2014-2015 Born 2012-2013 Born 2010-2011
Practice Times Tuesdays Tuesdays – 6:30-7:30pm Tuesdays – 6:30-7:30pm Tuesdays – 6:30-7:30pm
Practice Location Capitol Hill Elementary School/St. Pius Capitol Hill Elementary School/St. Pius Capitol Hill Elementary School/St. Pius Branton Jr High
Game Times Tuesdays – 6:30-7:30pm Thursdays- 6:30-7:30pm Thursdays- 6:30-7:30pm Thursdays- 6:30-7:30pm
Game Locations Banff Trail Various local fields Various local fields Various local fields
Cost* $45 $65 $65 $65


Fees Include:

  • U4
    • jersey
    • mid-season BBQ
    • Team/Individual Photo
  • U6 – U10
    • jersey
    • mid-season BBQ
    • Super Soccer Saturday
    • Team/Individual Photo

Extra Equipment Needed:

  • All – shorts and socks
  • U4, shin pads & cleats are recommended
  • U6 – U10 shin pads & cleats are required

Registration:

  • Register on TeamSnap:
  • If you are new to TeamSnap, click on the ‘Create a New Account’ button and create a username and password
  • Payment may be made by cash, cheque or PayPal (see registration form for details)
  • if you don’t already have a current Banff Trail Community Association membership (mandatory), please sign up for one

Volunteer Requirements:

One parent from each family is required to volunteer during the season.  If you do not select one of the following options, we will contact you to let you know where your volunteer services will be needed.  Specific details will be provided once volunteer positions are determined.

  1. Head Coach
    • one per team
    • coaching clinics will be provided to all interested coaches
    • run team practices and games
    • head coach or manager responsible for communicating schedules and game cancellations and will serve as the main point of contact for the soccer season
    • responsible for equipment pick up and drop-off at beginning and end of season, and managing equipment during season
  2. Assistant Coach
    • one per team
    • coaching clinics will be provided to all interested coaches
    • support head coach during team practices and games
  3. Team Manager
    • one per team
    • head coach or manager responsible for communicating schedules and game cancellations and will serve as the main point of contact for the soccer season
    • prepare snack schedule, if team agrees on bringing group snacks
  4. Field Set Up Coordinator
    • organizes line painting
  5. Line Painting
    • paint lines (2-3 times per year, dependent on weather)
  6. Equipment Coordinator
    • purchases and distributes equipment for teams
  7. Equipment Assistant – one per team
    • assemble equipment at the Community Association before the season (pump and count balls, pack uniforms, pinnies etc.)
  8. BBQ Coordinator
    • purchase food/supplies and organizes BBQ for Photo Day
  9. BBQ/Photo Day Volunteers
    • volunteers for a shift on photo day
  10. Super Soccer Saturday Day Volunteers
    • volunteers for a shift on Super Soccer Saturday
  11. Referee
    • one referee needed for U10 home games
    • paid position
  12. Field Measurement
    • Volunteers are to re-measure Capitol Hill School Field prior to start of the season.

Contact:
BT Soccer Coordinator – Kerstin Plaxton email: soccer@banfftrailcommunity.ca

 

Banff Trail Soccer

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