Category: News for Coaches

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LAUNCH OF KEEPING GIRLS IN SPORT

source:  https://www.caaws.ca/launch-of-keeping-girls-in-sport/   In celebration of National Coaches Week, CAAWS is proud to partner with Canadian Tire Jumpstart Charities and the Coaching Association of Canada in the launch of Keeping Girls in Sport. CAAWS Celebrates the Launch of Keeping Girls in Sport: A New Module for Coaches and Physical Activity Leaders September 24, 2018 –…
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How Do I Balance My WHY with the Demands of the Youth Sports Culture?

source: https://changingthegameproject.com/balance-your-why/   “This season was a disaster.” A former colleague of mine said to me recently. “We had a ton of fun, the kids learned a lot of new skills and gelled as a team, but we didn’t win as many games as last season.” “Fun and learning are the two primary things we…
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Indoor 2018/19 Schedules available online Wednesday, October 24

Teams, families and coaches will be notified when schedules are live. The Indoor Season kicks off on Saturday, October 27! Please refer to the CMSA Program Calendar and the CMSA League Structure for key dates and information specific to your league. CMSA Program Calendar and League Stucture: CLICK HERE for more details please visit http://cmsa.goalline.ca/news.php?news_id=1723521

Goalkeeper Training at Higher Level

Higher Level is putting on a drop in Goalkeeper Training clinics starting on Sunday October 14th string at 9:30AM Price is $15 per player per day and is paid to Higher Level at sign in. If you have any questions please contact us at [email protected] 1411 33 St NE, Calgary, AB T2A 5P1

Indoor 2018/19 Tryouts

Tryouts details for the upcoming 2018/19 indoor soccer season are below. Please arrive 15 min early to check in As per our equipment policy, shin pads are required. Please review our evaluation-process-and-team-placement-policy   Saturday September 15th (Skill testing) – completed Tryouts will be indoor at Calgary Soccer Center Annex building, Alpha field, so if player…
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Important Dates coming up for 2018/19 Indoor season

Here are some Important Dates coming up:   Please note players will not be able to participate in evaluations if there are outstanding fees and if they are not registered prior to Sept 15th. Walk ups at evaluations will not be accepted without prior permission and special circumstances   August 31, 2018 Regular Indoor Registration…
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“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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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.

U6 – U8 teams: Register now for Minifest!

source:: http://cmsa.goalline.ca/news.php?news_id=1660462   ONE DAY ONLY: Saturday, June 2 at the Cedarbrae Community Centre About Minifest CMSA Minifest is a grassroots soccer festival for all U6, U7 and U8 teams. All teams are scheduled 1 game and are then invited to take part in additional activities with their family and teammates including bounce castles, trampolines,…
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