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GRASSROOTS PROGRAM

Edmonton Drillers Youth Soccer Club is very excited to offer our Grassroots Program for Under 4 through Under 8 aged players (3-7 years old).

The Grassroots Program is based on Canada Soccer’s Long Term Player Development Model, specifically focusing on “Active Start” and “Fundamentals” pathways. The focus of the program is on providing players with age appropriate activities / games that gives all players the best chance of success by adapting training, competition and coaching to their needs.

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2018/2019 Indoor Session 

U5/U6 and U7/U8 Program

  • Delivered in an Academy / Festival format;
  • For girls and boys;
  • For players in North Zone (North of North Saskatchewan River);
  • Jersey, shorts and socks included in the registration;
  • U5/U6 (Born 2014 / 2013);
  • U7/U8 (Born 2012 / 2011);
  • $275 registration fee;
  • 2 sessions per week;
  • Season is middle Sept to End of Feb with December break;
  • Players take part in Jamborees with other EIYSA clubs.

U4 Program

  • Delivered in an Academy / Festival format;
  • For girls and boys;
  • For players in North Zone (North of North Saskatchewan River);
  • Jersey, shorts and socks included in the registration;
  • Utilizing parent and child participation during sessions to foster player involvement;
  • Born 2015;
  • 1 sessions per week;
  • $125 registration fee;
  • Sessions Saturday Morning;
  • Season is middle Sept to End of Feb with December break;
  • Players take part in Jamborees with other EIYSA clubs.

Program Overview

  • A fun environment to encourage future participation;
  • Development of basic movement skills;
  • Maximize time with a soccer ball;
  • Introduce basic soccer skills;
  • Focus on engagement through games / activities;

2018/2019 Indoor sessions will be some combination of Monday, Thursday evenings and Saturday mornings.

If you have questions about the program, contact Alex at grassroots@edmdrillers.com.

To register for either season, click on the REGISTER HERE buttons or contact the club administrator admin@edmdrillers.com for more information.

Make DRILLERS your new home to develop and grow as a player in an enthusiastic club environment!!