Pre-Season September 1 – November 1 Future Stars Thurs. 4 – 5 pm
Sat 9 – 10 am
Kick-Arounds Tues. 5 – 8 pm (U10-U18)
Thurs. 5 – 8 pm. (U6-U9)
Clinics Thurs. evenings & Saturday mornings – see event calendar Regular Season November 1 – March 1 Practices 1x weekdays, Mon. – Thurs.
(day depends on age groups)
Games Fri. evenings & Sat. mornings
The Optimist Club of Marco Island Youth Soccer program will build a strong youth soccer program that will offer both recreational and competitive opportunities for ALL children in our community.The Optimist Club of Marco Island Youth Soccer program aims to promote a safe, friendly and family-oriented environment in which players and supporters can have fun and develop a love for the game of soccer.The Optimist Club of Marco Island Youth Soccer program values will be:
1) Teach our soccer players to work hard, respect others and develop team-building skills,
2) Focus our coaching efforts on technical soccer skills, team strategy and the comprehensive knowledge needed to become a well-rounded soccer player,
3) Work with all of our participants to continuously improve, always looking to get better individually, as a soccer team member and with our ties to our community.Our soccer development philosophy focuses on fostering leadership, teamwork and character development amongst our players as they develop into quality soccer players and have a positive playing experience.