Picture Day

(June 19, 2017) – OTTAWA, ON – Our annual team/individual photo day is this Saturday, June 24. Photos will be taken during regularly scheduled Saturday training sessions for our YDP and competitive players. Please arrive early to soccer on Saturday, wearing your Capital United uniform (blue for our competitive teams).

To order photos, please
(1)  visit http://capitalsportsphoto.com/individual-member for more info and download the order form here
OR
(2) visit Capital Sports Photos‘ website and click on the “Download PhotoDay OrderForm”

Payment can be made via cheque or credit card on Saturday.

NOTE: All YDP participants will receive an electronic copy of their team photo, free of charge!

YDP Summer Schedule Updates

(June 13, 2017) – OTTAWA, ON – We have some YDP schedule updates to report:

  1. YDP sessions WILL be held on Saturday, June 17
  2. Summer break: now runs July 1-16. Celebrate Canada Day with your friends and family and we’ll see you back at our regular sessions starting July 17
  3. End date: we’re adding an extra week of programming – the summer session will now run until September 9. Enjoy an extra week with us this summer!

As always, stay up to date on our YDP page and on Facebook

Bon Voyage U13 Boys!

(May 19, 2017) – OTTAWA, ON – Our U13 (’04) Boys are on their way to their much anticipated trip to the renowned Mondial Pupilles De Plomelin tournament in France! Prior to attending the actual Mondial, as in past years, the boys will be hosted at the Centre Regional Technique in Nantes where they will be training daily and playing friendly games against local youth clubs/academies. This year is Capital United’s 15th invitation and appearance at this prestigious event which is an important part of our International Program. The team will return to Canada on May 29th.

 
Wishing you all safe travels and a nurturing cultural and soccer experience!
 

YDP Start Delayed (Again) – Updated Schedule

(May 17, 2017) – OTTAWA, ON – Due to City of Ottawa field use restrictions (and Mother Nature) we will need to modify our YDP start dates yet again.

We will be up and running with our regular program and schedule as of Saturday, May 27. Below is our modified schedule for May 20-25:

Saturday, May 20:
9am: U4  kit distribution and information session
10am: U5 kit distribution and information session
* there are NO other sessions this day
 
Monday, May 22 – 6:30-7:30pm: U6 kit distribution and some play time
Tuesday, May 23 – 6:30-7:30pm: U7  kit distribution and some play time
Wednesday, May 24 – 6:30-7:30pm: U8  kit distribution and some play time
Thursday, May 25 – 6:30-7:30pm: U9 to U11  kit distribution and some play time
 
YDP Plus will begin Friday, June 2

YDP Start Delayed

(May 10, 2017) – OTTAWA, ON – The start of the YDP season has been postponed by a week due to the heavy rains we have been experiencing. The new start date is May 20. The City of Ottawa has postponed all use of fields for the same reasons. We will keep you posted with more information once it is available!

On another note, we are still accepting registrations for the season and for the summer camps. Refer a friend to register for the season and receive a $10 credit following their registration.

Le début de la saison du programme de développement est reporté d’une semaine (20 mai) suite aux pluies reçues ces dernières semaines. La villle d’Ottawa à repousser l’utilisation des terrains pour cette même raison. Nous enverrons un autre communiqué avez les détails pour le début de la saison et la distribution de l’équipement.

À noter que nous acceptons encore des inscriptions au programme et aux camps d’été. Invitez un ami à se joindre au programme et recevez un crédit de 10$ suite à leur inscription.

Photo Day

(April 3, 2017) – OTTAWA, ON – We know it’s early, but get ready to say “cheese!” on Saturday, June 24th at our club’s annual photo day (for YDP and competitive players). Details to come, but you might as well put this in your calendar now!

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Competitive Teams: Club Kit & Uniform Orders Schedule

(March 23, 2017) – OTTAWA, ON –  Reminder to all competitive teams re: Club kit and uniforms: sessions have been set for all teams. Please see the schedule below. These sessions will take place at Valiquette’s Source for Sports, 1740 Carling Ave.

*Note: due to the discontinuation of our previous white ‘away’ jersey, ALL players will be required to purchase a new white jersey this summer*

Schedule:
Saturday, March 25 (U13-U17)
9am: U13B, U14B
10am: U15B, U16/17B

Saturday, April 1 (U9-U12)
9am: U9B, U10B
10am: U9G, U10G, U11G
11am: U11B, U12B

 

 
 
 
 

Updates from Ontario Soccer

(March 21, 2017) – OTTAWA, ON – Ontario Soccer, formerly known as the Ontario Soccer Association, has recently rebranded (check out their new look below). Ontario Soccer has asked us to share their Membership Benefits Booklet with you. “This strategic initiative was a result of membership input acquired through our District and Grassroots surveys when building our current 2016-2018 strategic plan for Ontario Soccer.”

 

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U13B France Tournament

(Mar. 8, 2017) – OTTAWA, ON – Once again, our U13 Boys team will participate in the Mondial Pupilles International Tournament in France May 25-28, 2017.

The draw for the 32nd Edition of the Mondial Pupilles International Tournament has been announced; our team will be located in Centre Combrit. We will be facing teams from France (FC Metz), Italy (AS Roma), Haiti and Algeria. Below you’ll see the full list of participating teams – it really is an international tournament!

For additional information and current news, please go to the official site of Mondial Pupilles at http://mondialplomelin.net

 

Spring Tryouts/Player Identification Sessions

(Mar. 7, 2017) – OTTAWA, ON – Our Spring tryouts/player identification sessions are ongoing and will continue until the end of March for our U12 and younger age groups. Please continue to attend all sessions until the team rosters have been set and communicated to players/parents.

Reminder: there are NO sessions March 13-19 due to March Break. Sessions will run this week (up to an including Sunday, March 12) and then will resume the week of March 20.