Travel soccer offerings at CiTY include both boys and girls beginning with our U8 Academy all the way through our U18 travel teams. CiTY’s technical staff are soccer professionals who have played, coached and excelled at the highest levels which allows that experience to make sound and educated soccer decisions for all players in the club. Below we outline some initial information regarding CiTY’s travel team program.
Yes. Tryouts are required for all travel teams U8 - U18 and are scheduled and posted on the website once times and locations are confirmed. All age group coaches and other CiTY coaching staff members are at tryouts to provide input to select the teams. https://ellicottcitysc.
Our local coaches are selected by the club’s technical staff and are USSF licensed coaches who have experience working with youth players of all ages. Background checks are mandatory on all coaching staff members in the club in all programs.
The Travel team program begins in mid to late August and plays through the month of May. Winter training is included at different levels depending on the age of the travel team.
Travel teams will practice a minimum of 2 times per week, in fall and spring seasons. Technical training will be provided to teams U11 and older during winter.
CiTY match days are played on the weekend either Saturday or Sunday. League schedules are finalized about 2-3 weeks prior to both the fall and spring seasons
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Our club's uniform supplier is Adidas. Our retailer is Soccer.com The players in the club are required to purchase new uniforms every two years. Fill in uniform options are available every year.
Our Travel program fees are all-inclusive and include team fee’s, club dues, tournament fees, technical training, facilities and more. Click on the appropriate age group page for more information on what is exactly included in players fees. The clubs’ costs are all-inclusive and cover all on and off the field expenses to operate the club. Uniforms are a separate cost incurred by the participating families.
All families participate and pay towards the club raffle as part of the clubs dues ($100) and are eligible to win the Club prize. The raffle ticket winner will win $10,000.
Financial aid is available to those who apply and qualify. If you hope to receive financial aid, please complete the financial aid questionnaire and submit your request to the financial committee for review.
AGE GROUP SPECIFIC TRAVEL PROGRAM DESCRIPTIONS
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