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U5-U8 FUNdamentals Program

Our FUNdamentals program offers U5-U8 players (born in 2016-2019) a chance to enjoy the game of soccer while improving their skills.  

Are there tryouts for this age group?  
What are the registration fees? 
$200 for U5-U6 (2018-2019) 
$300 for U7-U8 (2016-2017)
When does registration begin? 
February 2 for returning players
February 5 for new players 
How do I register?  Contact our convenor Craig Ford  ( to receive the registration password if you don't have it yet, then complete the online registration   *If you get the password from someone else without contacting the convenor yourself, your registration will not be must be on his list!
Do you still need coaches?  YES - we could always use more coaches. Please let the convenor know if you are interested. No soccer background or coaching experience is required!
What nights of the week?  TBD  *We know parents would like to know this information for planning purposes, but our field schedule is complex, and it depends on game night schedules for our older rep teams that will not be confirmed until April
When does the season begin/end?  Indoor training will begin once per week in April-May, then we will be outdoors from May-August
What else do I need to know?  Keep reading below...

Some of the features of this program include:

  • An emphasis on FUN and enjoyment of the game, while also developing physical literacy (agility, balance, and coordination) and basic soccer skills (dribbling, shooting, and running with the ball)
  • Instruction by Ontario Soccer certified coaches
  • KLSC uniforms provided
  • preseason indoor practices 
  • U5-U6 program will have one practice each week (including scrimmages)
  • U7-U8 teams will have one practice each week and play games against other clubs
  • Small-sided games (3 v. 3 or 5 v. 5) on mini fields to ensure that all players will be involved in the game
  • No travel (U5-U6) or some travel to clubs like Peterborough and Cavan (U7-U8)
  • End of season awards

If you have any questions about this program, please contact the Fundamentals Convenor

Craig Ford

Craig Ford

Youth Fundamentals Convenor