Preseason Practice and/or New Futsal Player Clinic and/or Pickup Games start next Friday. Starting October 12 (Fri) at Richard Showers Recreation Center in the gym and continuing subsequent Fridays, adult pickup futsal games from 6:00 to 8:00 PM for FREE! Great opportunity for fun and to find a team to join for the winter season. If interested, just show up next Friday five or ten minutes before 6:00 to sign in or any following Friday.
And starting October 19 (Fri) at Providence Elementary School (PES) in the gym and continuing subsequent Fridays through November 9th, the gym will be available from 7:00 to 9:00 PM for teams to practice, for new futsal player clinics, and/or youth pick-up futsal games. We just need to cover the cost of gym rental, which is not a lot. If interested, email firstname.lastname@example.org with your interest. If no one speaks up, the reservations for the gym at PES will be cancelled. So, discuss with your team what you want to do and take advantage of this great preseason opportunity. Don’t miss out!
Tuition Refunds for taking the online futsal coaching course at UnitedSoccerCoaches.org/Futsal. To improve the quality of futsal coaching and the quality of the futsal games themselves, the league will refund 50% of one’s tuition cost ($40 or $50, depends) and provide a free polo shirt boasting the NAFL logo (while supplies last) after completing the course. The first to complete the course will be refunded 100% of his/her tuition cost. Complete details at Eligibility Rules for Tuition Refund of Level 1 Diploma Coaching Course Fee.
The Youth Olympics Games in Buenos Aires start this Sunday and futsal is now being played instead of soccer. Boys and girls teams representing their countries will compete in Olympic style group play followed by semi’s and finals. The best thing is that WE CAN WATCH the games online at www.olympicchannel.com. Wow! Games start Sunday and continue daily for a week. Here’s a schedule: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Futsal_at_the_2018_Summer_Youth_Olympics#Schedule