Our Youth Team Program is new for 2018. We will stage tryouts in June this year and form Boys and Girls teams at U13 and U14. We will add to these teams each year with a target of having a full set of teams from U13 to U18 by 2021.
TRYOUT DATES FOR OUR YOUTH TEAMS IN 2018 ARE AS FOLLOWS:
FRIDAY 29th JUNE 3.30pm to 5.00pm U13 GIRLS (2006) and U13/14 BOYS (2005/6) Mission 15 (turf field)
SATURDAY 30th JUNE 10.00am to 12 NOON U13 GIRLS and U13/14 BOYS. Kettle Valley
REGISTER HERE FOR TRYOUT. THERE IS A $20 REGISTRATION FEE TO COVER THE COSTS ASSOCIATED WITH THE TRYOUT
All of our youth teams will be coached by a full time staff coach. Minimum coaching qualification will be a Provincial B License.
The program will have two playing phases annually. Teams will be formed at the end of June and will go straight into the Summer/Fall phase, which will be July, August, September and October. The Winter months of November, December, January and February will be off season. Enrolment in our Winter Academy or Futsal programs will be optional during that time. Spring season will begin in March and last until the end of June. New teams will be formed for the Spring phase, with tryouts being held during Spring Break.
Teams will compete in a variety of tournaments, exhibition matches, inter squad matches and/or BCASL during both phases.
Teams will train 3 times a week during the playing phases and can expect 15-20 competitive matches during each phase.
Full uniform, tracksuit and backpack package will be included for each player.
The cost of the program will be:
- $250.00 commitment fee, payable upon selection for the team, each playing phase
- $140.00 per month for the 4 month duration of each phase ($560.00 per phase)
Included in this cost is all practises, all tournament fees, exhibition and inter squad matches, full uniform package….playing kit, training top, tracksuit and backpack, all printed and personalized, BCASL league fees where applicable.
We will always encourage our U13 to U18 players to play at the highest level that they can achieve. The Thompson Okanagan Football Club fields teams from U13 to U18 (Boys and Girls) who compete in the BC Soccer Premier League…the recognized high performance pathway in BC. Boys and Girls born in 2006 can tryout for the TOFC U13 ‘Intake’ teams on June 26th, 27th and 28th in Vernon. Full details can be found HERE.
Boys and Girls born in 2005 can tryout for the TOFC U14 program on July 10th, 11th and 12th, full details can be found HERE.
Players who are selected for Okanagan FC teams, who are then successful and selected for their TOFC team will be congratulated, wished the very best of luck, and any fees paid to us at that point will be refunded in full.