Objectives Develop our players to compete at the highest level of soccer available in Vermont Represent Vermont at tournaments both in and outside of Vermont Learn about the technical and tactical elements of soccer Have fun!
Coaches Head Coach Assistant Coach (other Coach or Manager)
Player Expectations Be at every practice Have your equipment and be ready on time Communicate early if you can’t make an activity – email works best Playing time based on Overall effort Practice performances
Parent Expectations Team Supporters Cheer Leaders Positive encouragement No tactical direction Role Models Sportsmanship Referees Other team parents Player Support System Leave it on the field
Health and Safety Physical contact sport Dynamic warm-ups prior to practice and matches Static stretching post practice and matches Concussion Awareness Limited headers during practices No alcohol, drugs or tobacco Healthy Hydration & Nutrition You are athletes
Insurance Vermont Soccer Association Supplemental to your primary provider Process Post Injury – submit form to VSA Form provided from coach Portion of fees reimbursed
Base Fees $125 Vermont Soccer Association Registration Vermont Soccer League Registration Addison United Soccer Club Fee Equipment, Field Rental, Field Lining, Administration Fees Coaching – # practice sessions Background Check for coaches
Additional Fees Uniforms New supplier and process 2 jerseys, shorts, white & black socks Tournaments included in base fee