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Piedmont Family YMCA

Charlottesville, VA

Youth | Soccer

Spring 2019 Instructional Clinics

WHO Boys & Girls Ages 3-6
WHAT YMCA Soccer is a skill-development program designed to introduce children to the basics of soccer in a fun and inviting environment. Parents are encouraged to be actively involved as the pair learn new skills, run through drills, and have fun together! The emphasis is on learning, confidence building, and socialization; not winning or competing. Kids will start each session with a 30-45 minute structured learning time/practice, followed by a 15 minute game.
WHEN April 6-May 11 (Saturdays)
WHERE Albemarle County Field

8am Mini Kickers (3 year olds)

8am Little Kickers (4 year olds)

9am Mini Strikers (5 year olds)

9am Little Strikers (6 year olds)

Note: Sessions for ages 3-4 are 45 minutes. Sessions for ages 5-6 are one hour. Child must be age group age by the start of the program.


$65 Brooks Family YMCA Members

$95 Non-members

Financial Assistance Available

Program Goals:

  • Build strong parent/child relationships!
  • Introduce and building upon basic soccer skills.
  • Provide a fun, non-competitive atmosphere for children to learn the fundamentals of soccer.
  • Have fun!

Instructional Clinic Details:

  • Session size will vary according to the number of participants.
  • Kids will play age-appropriate, modified games to learn the sport of soccer.
  • The Y will provide soccer balls, t-shirts, and medals.
  • Children and parents should wear comfortable clothing. Shin-guards are required. Cleats are recommended, but not required.

Register online or at the Brooks Family YMCA. Registration deadline is March 15, 2019.

Questions about the program? Contact Sports Director, Ben Whitener at or 434 974 9622.