Welcome to the 2011 Washington Youth Soccer Month Blog! Throughout the month of August we will celebrate our sport and the mission of Washington Youth Soccer with exciting soccer events, giveaways, training & nutrition information and contests – don’t miss out on all the action.
Join us as we kick-off Youth Soccer Month at the W-League National Championships at Starfire Sports on July 29 & 31. The Sounders Women will be battling it out for the national crown right in our backyard – come out and support the team. Kids 10 and under are free – tickets for one day are $10 or $15 for the whole weekend – for more information and to order tickets, click here.
Over the course of the next few weeks we will keep you updated on what’s coming, contest sign-ups, event news and more right here on this blog. Be sure to save this page in your favorites to stay up-to-the minute on the excitement of Youth Soccer Month!
Here’s what’s in store for August:
Week 1: Monday, 08/01 – Friday, 08/12 “Improve Your Moves”
We will feature resources, video & articles on skills to improve your game.
Week 2: Monday, 08/15 – Friday, 08/19 – “Soccer Supports”
How does your soccer team give back to the community? We will highlight the clubs and teams across our state working together to give back through volunteerism.
Week 3: Monday, 08/22 – Friday, 08/26 – “Play Healthy”
You play your best when you’re fueling your body correctly – we will feature healthy and delicious snack recipes, tips for what to eat pre-game and more.
Week 4: Monday, 08/29 – Friday, 09/2 – “Game On!”
Most of all, soccer is fun! We will finish Youth Soccer Month with our annual pre-season bash at Wild Waves, share ideas on ways to build team spirit and bonding and highlight what our players love most about the game.
Will you be joining us at the W-League Championships?