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Recreation Soccer

The Richmond Hill Soccer Club recreation program provides and enjoyable and exciting soccer experience with the object of having fun while learning more about the basic skills of soccer including passing, receiving, dribbling and shooting.

Recreation seasons are in the fall and spring and are open to all eligible youth participants regardless of skill level. 

Teams typically practice one to two nights a week with games either on Thursday, Friday or Saturday. Most recreational RHSC teams will play each other with some older teams playing intra-league games.

Recreational teams are coached by volunteer coaches, typically parents who have a child playing. Most will have some soccer knowledge with some having coaching licenses. 

Player Age Categories

U6:2015 & 2016 birth years
U8:2013 & 2014 birth years
U10:2011 & 2012 birth years
U12/14:2007, 2008, 2009, 2010 birth years



Recreation uniforms are purchased through, Richmond Hill vendor, Orange Dog.  Players are responsible for their own footwear and shin guards. Of the three options, recreational soccer is the least expensive. For more information, contact [email protected].

Overview - Recreation Soccer

Overview - Recreation Soccer

U6 Division (birth years 2015 & 2016)

  • Registration: $65 per season (Spring registration after 11/30/2020 = $75)
  • Training Duration: One weekly 45-60 minute session
  • Games Duration: 8 minute quarters
  • Game play: 4v4 (no goalkeepers)
  • Continuous play: New ball method – coaches roll a new ball into play if the ball goes out of bounds.
  • Recreation Round-up Festival
  • Seasonal All-Star Game

 

U8 Division (birth years 2013 & 2014)

  • Registration: $65 per season (Spring registration after 11/30/2020 = $85)
  • Training Duration: One weekly 60-75 minute session
  • Game Duration: 10 minute quarters
  • Game Play: 5v5 (with a goalkeeper)
  • FIFA Player Restarts: Goal kicks, throw-ins, corners, etc.
  • Recreation Round-up Festival
  • Seasonal All-Star Game

U10 Division (birth years 2011 & 2012)

  • Registration: $85 per season (Spring registration after 11/30/2020 = $95)
  • Training Duration: One weekly 75-90 minute session
  • Game Duration: 25 minute halves
  • Game Play: 7v7 (with goalkeeper)
  • FIFA Player Restarts: Goal kicks, throw-ins, corners, etc.
  • Referee assigned to games
  • Recreation Round-up Festival
  • Seasonal All-Star Game

 

U12-14 Division (birth years 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010)

  • Registration: $85 per season (Spring registration after 11/30/2020 = $100)
  • Training Duration: One or two weekly 90 minute sessions
  • Game Duration: 30 minute halves
  • Game Play: 9v9 (with goalkeeper)
  • FIFA Player Restarts: Goal kicks, throw-ins, corners, etc.
  • Referee assigned to games
  • Recreation Round-up Festival
  • Seasonal All-Star Game