Category: News for Parents

Created with Sketch.

Photo ID Cards

If a players CMSA card is expired, or a player needs a card for the first time, please follow this link for details on how to obtain one. Thanks  

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…
Read more

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…
Read more

2018/19 Indoor Registration is now open

2018/19 indoor soccer online registration is now open.  For more information please visit the Indoor Registration page. If you have friends or family looking for a place to register direct them to http://join.dufc.ca All registrations received after the last day of registration (September 1st, 2018) are subject to a $50 late fee ($25 for U4-U8)…
Read more

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…
Read more

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,…
Read more

ANNOUNCEMENT: OUTDOOR 2018 SEASON START DATE DELAY

To the CMSA Membership: CMSA has been monitoring the field situation as per the City of Calgary Athletic Park website communications: Due to extended cold temperatures and above normal snowfall this past winter, we anticipate delays in the opening dates for our Athletics Parks. This includes artificial turf fields, natural grass fields, diamonds, tracks and…
Read more

Can Youth Sports be Both Fun and Competitive?

source: http://changingthegameproject.com/can-youth-sports-fun-competitive/ I got an email from a distraught parent the other day. She described a scene where the coach was screaming at the girls after a loss. She was beside herself at how the coach treated the girls. He was demeaning, he was loud and scary, and he had lost perspective on the age…
Read more

PHOTO ID CARDS – Outdoor 2018

source: http://cmsa.goalline.ca/news.php?news_id=1647790 All CMSA players U11 to U19 and all CMSA team officials for U9 to U19 teams require a valid CMSA photo ID card Your CMSA ID card must be present at the start of each game so that the referee can identify the players/coaches on the field. Player cards are valid for 4…
Read more