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Four Words That Can Change the Culture of Youth Sports

Source: http://changingthegameproject.com/four-words-that-can-change-the-culture-of-youth-sports/ by John O’Sullivan If you have ever flown Southwest Airlines, you know that they do things a bit differently. If you ask an employee of the airline what that difference is, they will tell you one word: culture. The culture of Southwest is one they have worked very hard to cultivate, and every…
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The Rule of One: How One Person, One Comment, One Time Can Change a Life Forever

Source: http://changingthegameproject.com/the-rule-of-one/ by John O’Sullivan I remember it like it was yesterday. I was a junior in high school, and sat three rows back, middle row of my English literature class at St Anthony’s High School in New York. Brother Jeff, a Franciscan brother who was a pleasant combination strict and jovial, was my teacher.…
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Club Swag Available

Approved DUFC team wear is available at Fishers Soccer Shack Parents, family and friends can get their favorite DUFC clothing. Choose from a selection of track suits, jackets, shirts, hats and more. Visit the team ware information page  

Canada Soccer: Long Term Player Development Survey

Whether you are a coach, player, parent, referee, or a soccer administrator, Canada Soccer wants to hear from you about your experiences in soccer in recent years, and what your understanding of and views on LTPD are NATIONAL GRASSROOTS LTPD SURVEY (CSA) About ten years ago, the Canadian Soccer Association (CSA) introduced Long Term Player…
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THE EFFECTS OF BULLYING IN SPORTS

Source: http://sportsconflict.org/effects-of-bullying-in-sports/ Author: Kevin Cave, JD Having participated in more than half a dozen different team sports for more than twenty years, I have witnessed and been the target of bullying in sports often. At times, the behavior of my teammates was mentally and emotionally harmful and detrimental to accomplishing team goals. In other cases,…
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Calgary FREESTYLE/STREET SOCCER camp Dec19-21

Calgary’s very own Freestyle Soccer United is hosting a Freestyle soccer/street soccer camp from Dec 19-21!! Also registrants from DUFC will receive a 15% discount with the coupon code DUFCFSU2016 for more details visit: http://www.freestylesoccerunited.com/

Poinsettia Pick Up – 2016

Poinsettia Pick Up information: We want to Thank all of you on behalf of the Deerfoot United Football Club for all your efforts selling the Poinsettia’s. Pick Up: Wednesday November 30, 2016 4-7:30pm Thorncliffe Greenview Community Centre in the Boardroom

Annual General Meeting – 2016

Greetings,   Now that the Indoor season is off and running, we’ll be holding our AGM on Tuesday, December 13th at 7:00pm at Crossroads Community Center in the upper hall.  The address is 1803 14 AVE NE, Calgary.  All members registered for this season are welcome to attend and submit a vote for the elected…
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Coaching meeting for 2016/2017 Indoor season

DUFC will be holding a coaching meeting for the 2016/2017 Indoor season on December 1st, 2016. This will answer your questions and hopefully set you up for a great regular season of indoor soccer.   Regardless of if you’ve coaches with us in the past, we still expect everyone to have representation at the meeting, and…
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Indoor 2016/2017 regular season start dates

Source: CMSA The Indoor 2016/2017 preseason end dates and regular season start dates are as follows: U9 – U10 Seeding round ends November 20 Regular season starts November 28 Schedules will be available online by November 25 U11 – U12 Preseason ends November 20 Regular season starts November 28 Schedules will be available online by…
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