Welcome to the North Delta Soccer Club (NDSC)
Sept. 5 - Season Kick-off Meeting
Sept. 6 - Season starts, first games MSL, 5-District (U12 - U18 Div. 1, 2 & 3; U15 - U18 Div. 4)
Sept. 13 - Season starts, first games Delta House (U11 - U14 club teams), U6 - U10 minis
Coach Training (registration required):
Sept. 6-7 - Learning To Train (U9-U12), Mackie
Sept. 21 - FUNdamentals (U7-U9), Mackie
NDSC is proud to announce that Joshua Bauman has been selected to the Zone 4 Roster of the BC Summer Games. Congratulations Joshua!
Click here for the full press release.
Congratulations to this year's recipients of North Delta Soccer Club's bursaries. Special thanks to these young people for their dedication to our club, both as players and as volunteers.
LOST and FOUND
If you lose or find something and want to post a notice here, send a message to email@example.com.
Lost: Black nylon soccer bag. Embroidered with "Pitre". E-mail firstname.lastname@example.org if found.
Lost: Black Puffy Jacket, child's Large with green fleece inside. Last seen at Delsom mid-December. E-mail email@example.com if found.
Also try craigslist "lost and found in surrey/delta" section: http://vancouver.en.craigslist.ca/rds/laf/
Season Kick-off Meeting
Friday September 5th, 7PM
North Delta Recreation Center, 11415 84 Ave, Delta
All coaches please attend. Team Managers/representatives also welcome.
First two weeks of home games are now posted on the Game Fields page. MSL and 5-District only so far.
Delta House (U11 - U14 house) games start Sept. 13th. Schedule coming soon.
Monday nights, 9:00 PM, NDSC hosts a fun, informal Coaches' game at Delsom turf field. All coaches welcome!
Job Posting – NDSC Friday Night Academy Coaches
We are looking for coaches for this year's Academy programs. If you are interested in Coaching at our Friday Night Academy and have as a minimum coaching level "Soccer for life", please send your resume with a cover letter detailing your coaching experience and certification to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Practice Schedules Posted
Practices for all teams starting August 25th are now posted on the practices page.
North Delta Men's Soccer Club U - 21 Team 2014/2015
North Delta Soccer Club is planning on running a U - 21 team, in the season staring September 1, 2014. All players interested are welcome to attend a first evaluation session on Thursday July 24 at 7:00 pm start at Delsom Field North Delta Community Park rain or shine. Check in and warm up at 6:30. Ajit Braich will run this session on behalf of the club. There will be additional sessions based on the best availability of all players. Please pass the word to all players that may be interested in playing. If you cannot attend the session but are interested in playing please contact Jim Matheson email@example.com so we can add you to the list and let you know about the next session. Once we have seen the interest and commitment level we will announce the coach and league details. The cost to play will be determined prior to the team selection, but estimate would be around $250 per player, and team would be at least 18 to 20 players. Practice times for the Men's level are at 9:00 pm on the turf. Game times and fields will be determined to best suit the club structure and team availability.
Update #4: Another session will be held 7:00 PM, Tuesday August 19th, at Delsom.
North Delta Soccer Club and the hiring committee comprised of President John McGrandle, Vice President Jim Matheson and Field coordinator Brian Radford are proud to announce the recent hiring of Erica Kerr as Registrar/ Administrator and Tanya McCulloch as Administrator for the soccer club. Each of these individuals bring several years experience volunteering and working within the club as both age group coordinators and special events facilitators.
Erica has been an age group coordinator since her twin boys started at U6 while Tanya has also been an age group coordinator and most recently has been coordinating both our Fall academy and Spring soccer programs. Both ladies are also “NDSC Volunteer Of The Year” award recipients.
“We are very excited to add both Erica and Tanya to our staff and more importantly to our team” said John McGrandle, President NDSC. “The combination of these individuals’ backgrounds and knowledge of the Club will allow us to better serve our membership.”
Please help us in welcoming both Erica and Tanya into their new roles with our Club.
Regards, Ryan Galovich, General Manager, North Delta Soccer Club
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Fall/Winter 2014-2015 Registration Now Open
Select the registration tab (left) to register. Register before June 1st to save and get the "Early Bird" rates.
At this year's Annual General Meeting a motion was passed to help increase the level of volunteerism in the club. NDSC will require a minimum of 2 hours of volunteer time per family for the 2014/15 season. A $50 volunteer deposit will be collected similar to the uniform deposit already collected, and will be returned if the two hours volunteering was provided.
Click here for more details.
Click here for further reading on the benefits of volunteering.
Delta Days Parade: we are seeking volunteers to help decorate our parade float and to man a club booth after the parade. Contact Min at firstname.lastname@example.org if you are interested in helping out.
Click here for a Welcome letter from our President John McGrandle.
Annual General Meeting
At the Annual General Meeting held Monday April 14th, John McGrandle was elected by acclamation to become NDSC's 26th President. John returns for his 7th term as President! In addition, Paul Costa was awarded "Coach of the Year", Erica and Mark Kerr were co-winners of the "Volunteer of the Year" award, and "NDSC Player Representative of the Year" went to Jonathan Yang. Congratulations to all!
U21 and Men's League
Looking to join a Men's League team after Youth Soccer? Contact Jim at 604-588-0760 or email@example.com for information on signing up.
NDSC General Manager Announcement
NDSC is pleased to announce the hiring of the Club’s first General Manager - Ryan Galovich. Click here for the full announcement.
The General Manager shall be responsible for guiding the growth and development of North Delta Soccer Club. In addition, the GM shall be responsible for overseeing/managing all paid staff. The GM will report to the Executive via a smaller, yet to be established, committee of Executive Members.
The official start date for the new GM will be March 1, 2014. Ryan will be stepping down as President of the Club on an immediate basis. Jim Matheson, current Vice President, will assume the role of “Acting President” until the next AGM.
Ajit's Recommended Reading for Coaches
Coaches, please have a look at this "11+" Manual, a complete warm-up programme to prevent injuries. Please click here to view.
Canadian Soccer Association and BC Soccer Strategic Planning for the Development of Soccer
The Canadian Soccer Association officially launched “LEADING A SOCCER NATION”, the official Strategic Plan for soccer development in Canada from 2014-2018. BC Soccer is in support of the national vision and have previously launched their own three year strategic plan in 2012 for the development of soccer for all British Columbians. Please see the link below for more detailed information and a downloadable version of both strategic plans.
Result of Extraordinary General Meeting
In accordance with Club Policy V.2, NDSC held an Extraordinary General Meeting December 9th at Mackie Clubhouse, to vote on the proposal to amend our budget to allow the hiring of a paid General Manager to facilitate the smooth running and growth of the club. The motion as presented by John McGrandle:
I motion that the Club Membership provide approval to the current Executive for the creation of a full time, paid, General Managers position within the Club (based upon an annual salary range of between $35,000 and $50,000) and for the approval to commence the hiring process for this position on an immediate basis with a goal of having a GM in place on an interim basis during the back half of the 2013/2014 season (being Feb 1, 2014 to April 30, 2014 on a prorated basis). Thereafter and following the next AGM to be based on a contractual obligation of a 2 year term.
The results of the vote were 59 in favour, 3 opposed and none abstained.
More information regarding this position can be viewed by selecting the links below:
NDSC General Manager announcement (click here)
NDSC General Manager mandate (click here)
Introducing U5 Soccer!
NDSC together with SurDel are proud to introduce U5 Soccer for players born 2009 and 2010.
A fun, 1 hour session once per week to introduce boys and girls to the fun game of soccer! Sessions are led by professional technical staff from both clubs.
Registration fee includes a T-shirt to keep. Sessions are Saturdays at 3:00 starting January 25th.
To register a U5 girl, please register at: www.surdelgirlssoccer.bc.ca
To register a U5 boy, please register at our registration tab here.
Questions? Please email firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com
Introducing 3 new Enhanced Training Programs
In a continuing effort to provide quality soccer programming Ajit Braich, Technical Director North Delta Soccer Club, is pleased to announce three brand new programs each focusing on specific areas of training:
- Supra Fitness and Sport (SFS): headed by Yaw Osei, staff coach, this program is a drop in optional session for all prospects players U8 � U10, held Wednesdays 5:00 to 6:00 PM.
- First Touch and Finishing: headed by Ajit Braich, this is a unique program designed for (but not limited to) attacking midfielders and strikers U12 to U18, looking to improve their first touch for passing, crossing and scoring. Friday nights.
- Goalie Academy: headed by Pedro De nobriga of Sells Goalkeeping Academy. This program runs Friday nights in conjunction with the Academy.
Click here for more information on any of the above.
Interested in an Executive Position with NDYSC?
We have some executive members who will be 'retiring' soon - if you can spare some of your time to make our club the best it can be for all of the players, parents and volunteers, then please let us know! You can email Ryan at firstname.lastname@example.org to discuss how you might be able to help out.
If you are looking to register your daughter, please check out our affiliate club, Surdel Girls Soccer Club.
For more information, please see our Frequently Asked Questions page.
Our Club address:
NDYSC - North Delta Youth Soccer Club
Box 71039 - 7921 120th Street
* World Cup 2010 Quotation *
"I actually would like to know myself what went wrong. We didn't perform. As simple as that ... it was a sad one for the fans and for the country, but I think we should move on now."
Created by: NDSC -- Last updated:Aug 30, 2014