AMAZING OPPORTUNITY FOR VISALIA GIRLS UNDER 12 PLAYERS!
The AYSO National Games 2016 is coming to West Palm Beach! This is AYSO’s premier showcase event, and it’s Florida’s turn to shine! AYSONationalGames.org will be your one-stop resource for any information you need to know. The National Games is a week-long festival of soccer competition, making new friends and fun in the sun and will be taking place from July 5-10, 2016. Palm Beach County previously hosted the Games in 2010. They will again be played on the grounds of the International Polo Club Palm Beach in West Palm Beach, one of the world’s great sporting facilities. Players will also experience an Olympic-style Opening Ceremonies, a one-day Soccerfest tournament, player parties and the opportunity to experience all that Florida has to offer. Attending the National Games is sure to be an amazing experience!
Visalia Region 129 GU12 has been selected for this rare entry into the AYSO National Games. This will be an exciting opportunity for your child to play and experience a once in a lifetime soccer event. If you believe your player has the skills, determination and commitment to tryout for the Visalia AYSO National Team, please attend the parent meeting:
Riverway Sports Park Referee Arbor (near south concession stand)
Monday, September 28, 2015 at 7:00pm Meeting Held
Email your questions or concerns to: email@example.com
Thank you and we hope to see you all there!
National Team Committee:
Applications for All-star Coaches are being accepted now.
Interested Players for All-star tryouts: Dates to be announced soon
All returning Coaches and Referees must register yearly as “Returning Volunteers” (required). New AYSO Coaches and Referees must register as “New Volunteers” before they can volunteer with the KIDS. Go to www.eayso.org, log-in, select the appropriate link (New or Returning Volunteer) and remember to e-sign the last page.
**2015 Volunteer Schedule is posted **
Team formation is completed for all divisions.
AYSO Parent Orientation Video link
AYSO Safe Haven for Parents link
AYSO Safe Soccer Kids link
There are 17 “Basic” Laws of the Game of Soccer
All games will be played at the Visalia Riverway Sports Park.
2015 VOLUNTEER SCHEDULE (ALL DIVISIONS) coming soon
Below are the Volunteer (Team Points) Guidelines:
CONCESSION STAND: 2 volunteers per team will be needed for a 2 hour shift. There may be 1 youth 12 years or older w/ 1 adult per team per shift (total 4 volunteer hours). No shift splitting is allowed. No points will be given to a team if 1 volunteer shows for 1 hour and a 2nd volunteer shows for the 2nd hour. The 3:00 shift is a tear down, clean up shift. The volunteers for this shift should come prepared to get dirty. Any person with long hair, please tie it back before your shift. We serve food and need to be in compliance with the Food Safety regulations. The floor gets wet, please wear sneakers for you safety.
TRASH DUTY: Some teams will be assigned trash duty. Wear a hat….these volunteers will be walking the fields removing full trash bags from the field trash cans and picking up trash that has ended up on the ground instead of a trash can.
SET-UP: 2 able bodied volunteers from each team. Set-up starts at 6:30 a.m. , meet by the Region’s trailer. You will be lifting, toting, getting the fields ready for the day.
TAKE-DOWN: Take-down will start at 5 pm, meet by the Region’s trailer. You will be lifting, toting, taking down the fields for the day. This task also needs 2 able bodied volunteers from each team.
TEAM REFEREE: Must do 1 match per Saturday and 3 on Playoff weekend. 2 Make-up games are allowed. Must be an afternoon match (1pm or later) to count as a make-up game. U10 or higher division matches count towards Team Referee Points (CR or AR count).
Have a great season!!