Make sure you have:
Ball (or substitute for ball)
Make sure you have:
Ball (or substitute for ball)
Sunday Feb 23 at John Adams Middle School.
AYSO United Los Angeles Open Tryouts (Santa Monica Hub).
Spring and Turkey programs are just around the corner and we will be holding evaluations again this Sunday, November 3rd, at JAMS.
Even if you have attended or plan to attend an evaluation session, click here to register your interest in our tournament program. You can also indicate which program, Spring, Turkey, or Both, your child is interested in.
We will open check ins a bit earlier for B12 and G12 as we expect larger numbers given the dual time slot. Please ensure your child has water, shin guards, and a ball.
Sunday October 13th, 2019
Location: Clover Park, 2600 Ocean Park Blvd, Santa Monica, CA 90405
Parking is available at the Watt Parking Lot off of 28th and Ocean Park.
Soccer Fun Day is a wonderful community event and fundraiser for Santa Monica AYSO. Net proceeds from the event support our Financial Aid and diversity programs.
PLEASE TAKE A MOMENT TO VOLUNTEER FOR SOCCER FUN DAY ON THE SIGN UP GENIUS LINK.
THIS GREAT COMMUNITY EVENT FOR THE KIDS TAKES A VILLAGE TO GET DONE AND EVERY LITTLE BIT HELPS!
Join us for a day full of Fun, Food, Games, Team Photos & 5v5 Soccer Tournament at Clover Park!
Everyone is invited to bring food to donate to the bake sale. Please bring it to Clover park first thing in the morning.
BLAIR RENSHAW MEMORIAL 5-A-SIDE TOURNAMENT
Join us for an exciting 5-A-Side Tournament for U10, U12, & U14 regular season teams that begins at 9am. We expect all of the teams to participate in the tournament. It is a fun tournament and a great experience for players at any level.
The Lower Clover Park area, “the Pit” is where you’ll find lots of fun carnival style games, like “Soccer Shoot Out”, “Sack Races” and of course the “Prize Booth!”
Every team is responsible for helping staff the booths.
Tickets are $1.00 each for snacks & games. Accepted Payment: Cash, Visa, MC, AMEX, Discover. All Sales are Final.
All Day, Game Booth Wrist Band is $30.00 or Two Wrist Bands for $55. This includes a game card, and AYSO lanyard. You can recycle your lanyards at the Ticket Booth
All teams will be having their group and individual photos taken at the event. We will be posting the photo schedule early to help you prepare for your day at the park.
The order form will be posted on this website. If you would like to order calendars, magnets, trading cards & more – all starring your player, then please print and bring the bonus item order form with you.
Helping out at this event is really fun! There are lots of ways you can help, including Set-Up, Take-Down and special jobs like, Truck Driver, Ice Runner, Food Manager, Bake Sale Manager and helping out in the Volunteer Booth. All teams are required to provide 4-6 parents to cover a 2-hour shift in one of the Game or Food Booths. EXTRA teams are encouraged to volunteer in the AYSO info booth. Students can earn Community Service Credit. Contact your division’s Soccer Fun Day (Formerly the PIP Lead), or your Team Manager or Division Commissioner for more info.
Please contact SFD@ayso20.org if you have a contact for donations or another area of interest to you that would be helpful to the event). You can also sign up for individual booths, setup, take down, etc.
We can always use donations or discounts to help reduce the cost of the event. Bob’s Market, Niki’s Sports and Treats Frozen Yogurt are always very generous. If you have a contact that may be interested in helping us out please email us at SFD@ayso20.org
This year we are looking for a Gatorade or Powerade type donor, Items for the Prize Booth, Baked Goods for the Bake Sale booth, Fruit, Water and items that we typically rent, like walkie talkies, tables, chairs, and pop-ups.
The Pass It On program is a gear swap for AYSO players. If you have gently used gear bring it to the picnic and drop it off at the Pass It On booth. Players are encouraged to come by and shop for gear.
All remaining items are donated.
Did you know that every time your child touches a soccer ball they improve their skills as soccer players? In AYSO Region 20 we want our children/players to have every opportunity to really develop in the short time we have them in the Fall, so we are providing an additional evening of soccer instruction EVERY MONDAY!
WHERE? JOHN ADAMS MIDDLE SCHOOL FIELDS (16th Street & Ocean Park Blvd.)
Here is what you need to bring:
1. A wet signed (not copied) Medical Release form for your child. (you only need to bring this the first time your child attends MOT – after that they will be able to check in on their own).
2. A soccer ball for your child, marked with his or her name on it in permanent ink.
3. Water for your child. (Water ONLY is enforced at JAMS)
4. Shin guards for your child
COACHES – We highly recommend that all coaches attend the trainings to observe. This is your chance to observe another trainer working with your players’ age group.
PARENTS – We kindly request that you wait for your child off the field. If you will be dropping your child off, please be on time to pick them up. 25
If your child is interested in becoming a better player AND would like the opportunity to make new friends, we hope you will consider adjusting your busy schedules to allow them to attend.
AYSO United is the Club Program of American Youth Soccer Organization. United is designed to complete the AYSO Player Development Pathway, allowing players to play competitive soccer under AYSO’s Six Philosophies. AYSO United players will experience a positive, developmentally-appropriate environment, where they will not only develop in practice but during the game, where they are guaranteed 50% play. United is a year round program designed to help players reach their full potential while playing meaningful games in competitive leagues and selected tournaments.
The Los Angeles AYSO United Club currently has 11 teams and has produced two Cal South State Cup Champions in both the Girls 2007 & 2008 Divisions. Santa Monica AYSO is hosting a Westside hub of the LA Club, currently hosting a boys 2005 and girls 2004 club. The teams practice at JAMS and uses Samohi as its home field. We have a strong player pathway with our Core, Extra and United team continually producing some of the top talent in Southern California.
Ted Quong and Gerhard Benthin coach the two teams. Ted, a long-time Santa Monica volunteer and a member of our board, played in AYSO throughout his teenage years and was on the U14 Super Team that won the Pepsi Cola State Championship representing Region 10. Gerhard Benthin has spent 25 years throughout the United States instructing in major Soccer camps, clinics, clubs, high schools, group and individual lessons. His knowledge and experience of coaching in both positions certainly sets him apart from other soccer coaches and has built a reputation of making soccer training simple, yet highly effective with intense practice. Coach Benthin’s passion and love for the game is truly infectious. Through his career, Gerhard Benthin has been coaching at the highest level professional teams, such as L.A. Galaxy MLS, Brazil and the National Team U17.
Welcome to the 2019 Fall Season! We will be having an orientation for Team Managers on:
This is a MANDATORY meeting for all NEW Team Managers and is open to all veteran and experienced TMs that would like a refresher.
We will be discussing:
By this date you should know if you are assigned to be a Team Manager for a team. Bring your laptop if you have been assigned to a team.
I look forward to seeing you!
Jimena Del Pozo, Dir. of Team Managers/Sec.
The 2019 Fall season opens on Saturday, September 7th. Registration for Fall 2019 is now open.
|7U-19U||August 1, - November 1, 2019||$365|
|5U & 6U||Starting May 1, 2018||$195|
|VIP||Starting May 1, 2018||$150|
|Monday night Open Training||Beginning Monday, September 16th|
IMPORTANT NOTE: Financial aid decisions are being handled differently as of January 1, 2019. Everyone must re-apply for financial aid, even if you have received financial aid in the past.