Centre Wellington

Program Selection

Soccer League

Location

Registration for our soccer leagues open January 2, 2019! Our soccer leagues are fun, co-ed, recreational and are open to children ages 4-11. Families can relax while their children play at one location on one night of the week. Our seasons run from the end of May to the end of July. Each child will receive a jersey, end-of-year award and a set of individual personalized soccer cards. Our leagues are open to new and experienced players alike. Our Centre Wellington soccer league is sponsored by Grand River Community Church. Our volunteer coaching team pursues excellence in soccer, and in life, and looks forward to working with your child this summer.

FAQ

What does a typical game day look like?

Each night will begin with a time of practicing and skill development, followed by a game. At each half-time your child will have a snack and receive a team talk, from their coach.

What are “Team-Talks”?

At Onside we want your child to learn more than how to play a specific sport. After each game your child’s team will participate in a “Team-Talk”. The “Team-Talk” emphasizes character development taught from a Christian perspective.

Who are the coaches and volunteers?

Each league is sponsored by a local church that provides many of our league volunteers. Each church is committed to serving their community by providing an affordable and enjoyable experience to your family.

What equipment does my child need?

Your child will need soccer cleats, shin pads, shorts and a water bottle.

Do you provide financial assistance/bursaries?

We work with local community organizations that provide funding and bursaries to families in need. Contact us at info@onsideathletics.ca for more information.

What does my child receive?

Each child will receive a team jersey and socks, an end-of-season-award, and personalized soccer cards.

Where will my child be playing?

All games will take place at Elora Public School.

What is the league fee?

Our league fee is $99/player.

When will my child be playing?

All games will take place on Monday evenings from May 27 – July 29, 2019.

Tyke – 6:30pm – 7:40pm

Novice – 6:30pm – 7:40pm

Atom – 7:00pm – 8:40pm

Schedule

Summer Camps

Our summer camps are developed with your family in mind. Our camps are aimed at providing your family with excellent summer programming at an affordable rate. Our camps are co-ed and are offered for children ages 5 to 11. On each day your child can expect a morning of sports, a team talk, and an afternoon that may include off site trips and camp activities. Each week will end with your child experiencing an offsite trip for the entire day. We provide a 6 to 1 camper to staff ratio and our leaders are trained to provide your child a fun and safe experience.  Our Centre Wellington summer camps are sponsored by Grand River Community Church.

FAQ

What is the camper to staff ratio?

We strive for a 1 to 6, leader to camper ratio for our Tyke and Junior Camps and a 1 to 8, leader to camper ratio for our Intermediate Camps.

Will my child be playing with and against children of the same age?

Each camp is divided into two divisions, a younger division and an older division. Your child will play with and against children the same age.

What time does camp start and end? And do you provide extended care?

Each camp will begin at 9:00AM and end at 4:00PM. Before care is from at 8:00 – 8:45AM and after care will run from 4:15 – 5PM.

How much does camp cost? Do you provide financial assistance/bursaries?

Each week of camp is $150.00. Extended care, before or/and after care, is $6.00/day. We work with local community organizations that provide funding and bursaries to families in need. Contact us at info@onsideathletics.ca for more information.

What will a typical week of camp involve?

On each day your child can expect a morning of sports, team activities, a team talk, and an afternoon that may include off site trips (e.g. local splash pad, Conservation area) and camp activities. Each week will end with your child experiencing an offsite trip for the entire day

What are the “team talks”?

At Onside we want your child to learn more than how to play a specific sport. After each game your child’s team will participate in a “Team-Talk”. The “Team-Talk” emphasizes character development taught from a Christian perspective.

How will children be transported to offsite trips?

Campers and staff will be transported by bus to off site trips.

What will my child receive?

Your child will receive an excellent week of either camp, daily trips/activities and an Onside Summer Camp T-Shirt.

Do you have life guards for off-site trips involving swimming?

The safety of your child is our first priority. At any swimming trip we ensure that qualified lifeguards are present.

Schedules