Monday Youth Ultimate

Due to the uncertainty of what programming we will be able to run this summer because of COVID-19, we have temporarily closed registration for Monday Youth Ultimate. We will post any updates concerning registration to our website. Thank you for your understanding.

Youth League will run in two 7 week seasons on Monday nights, overlapping fully with the Monday night Adult League. Programs are available for ages 3 through 15, any skill level.

Dates

  • Season One - May 25 - July 6, 2020  cancelled due to COVID-19
  • Season Two - July 13 - August 31, 2020 (there will be no youth league on the Civic Holiday, Monday, Aug 3rd)

Registration

Registration opening Friday, February 14th.

 Register here

Location

Kiwanis Park, Kitchener Ontario

Sessions

Each season will consist of 7 weeks of play, weather permitting.

Time

Mondays at 6:30 pm. Length of session varies with age, see below for details.

Cost

  • 2 seasons: $120
  • 1 season: $70

 

Payments should be made by e-transfer to treasurer@wods.ca. Fee assistance is available for youth who would like to participate in the WODS youth programs but who may not have the financial means to do so. Please contact Kristen, our executive director, at ed@wods.ca for more information.

Player Kit

In their first season of play, each player in Monday Youth Ultimate will receive:

  • Disc
  • Jersey (To be received on Jersey and Picture night, hopefully week 3 of the season)

Age Groups

  • 3 to 5 - Fundamental Physical Skill
  • 6 to 8 - Fundamentals of Sport and Ultimate
  • 9 to 11 - Learning to play Ultimate
  • 12 to 15 - Open - Playing Ultimate and Learning New Skills
  • 12 to 15 - Women - Playing Ultimate and Learning New Skills

Parental Supervision Required

  • 3 to 5 - One parent present on sideline minimum. We recommend that guardians participate with the player for whom they are responsible
  • 6 to 8 - Guardian must be in the park
  • 9 to 11 - Guardian must be in the park
  • 12 to 15 - Guardian must drop player off and be ready to pick them up an hour after session begins

Length of Play Time:

  • 3 to 5 - 45 minutes max, some nights will end earlier depending on children
  • 6 to 8 - 1 hour
  • 9 to 11 - 1.5 hours
  • 12 to 15 - 1.5 hours

Weather Policy

  • 3 to 5 - Cancelled for rain
  • 6 to 8 - Cancelled for rain
  • 9 to 11 - Play at coaches' discretion unless there is lightning
  • 12 to 15 - Play at coaches' discretion unless there is lightning

Coaching Structure

Each division has a head coach/convener who will help run and direct activities for their age group. They will be supported by additional coaches who will be responsible for small groups of players. Below 6 years of age, guardians and their children participate together; for ages 6 and up, guardians are welcome to apply as coaches or assistant coaches (please email youth@wods.ca if you're interested in helping out).

 

Parents' Meeting

Held the first 15 minutes of the first night of the season. Electronic copies of Youth program documents will be provided via email approximately one week before the season starts.

Contact

Email youth@wods.ca with any questions regarding the program.

Competitive Team - Sonic Boom

For youth ages 12 - 19 looking for a competitive experience, consider looking into Sonic Boom, a new competitive Juniors team that has partnered with WODS.

Tryout information coming soon.