Author: John Shiells

“Make Failure Your Fuel”: How to Help Your Athletes Learn from Adversity

source: http://changingthegameproject.com/make-failure-your-fuel/   n May 2018, retired US Women’s National Soccer team star Abby Wambach gave the commencement address to 600 women from Barnard College in New York City. Wambach, the all-time leading scorer for Team USA, an Olympic and World Cup champion, and an inspirational athlete known for playing with passion and giving her…
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Parenting and Coaching The Perfectionist Athlete

Source: http://changingthegameproject.com/parenting-coaching-perfectionist-athlete/ Last week, we received a question that we get often, so we thought it would make a great blog: “I was wondering if you could provide some advice. My son is 8 years old and plays on a travel baseball team. [He is ] blessed with athleticism. He’s fast and has great hand-eye…
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BU15-III Snipers win Gold at 2018 Airdrie Summit Cup

With a record of 3-0 and letting in ZERO goals, our DUFC Snipers took Gold in the 2018 Summit Cup!  

Calgary Minor Soccer Week We find out what players from across the city can expect during Calgary’s first ever Minor Soccer Week.

Calgary Minor Soccer Week We find out what players from across the city can expect during Calgary’s first ever Minor Soccer Week.   more info at: https://www.btcalgary.ca/videos/calgary-minor-soccer-week/   NOTE: the team at the start of this video is our very own DUFC BU17-III Juventus

BU15 French Toast Mafia win bronze at 2018 3v3

with a record of 3 wins and 1 loss, and that loss coming to a squad from a higher tier, French Toast Mafia win bronze in the 2018 3v3 tournament.  

Minor Soccer Week

source:http://calgaryminorsoccer.com/page.php?page_id=110554 June 3 – 9 is #MinorSoccerWeek in Calgary! The Calgary Minor Soccer Association (CMSA) is eager to announce the first annual Minor Soccer Week to be held June 3 – 9, 2018. It is with the support of our title sponsor, Armstrong Cheese, that CMSA can launch this exciting initiative with the goal to…
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2018 Preseason end dates & Regular Season start dates

U9 – U12 preseason games end, Thurs. May 17 Regular season starts Mon. May 28 Schedules will be available online by end-of-day Fri. May 25 U13 – U19 Preseason ends Thurs. May 24 Regular season starts Sat. June 2 Schedules will be available online by end-of-day Wed. May 30 CLICK HERE for a complete program calendar.