Soccer Weekly Update (Mon 3 -Sun 9 Oct)

Posted by Whistler Youth Soccer Club on Oct 03 2016 at 10:25PM PDT in 2016-2017

Dear Parents and Players,

WYSC is celebrating 20 years of bringing the ‘beautiful game’ to Whistler. Please join us for a magical night of hocus pocus fun and celebrate this milestone with soccer families and friends on

Saturday 22 October 5:30-10pm at the Whistler Conference Centre.



All WYSC players and coaches need to book their free ticket to attend the event. All parents and siblings please purchase tickets here: Adults (15yrs+) $49 Youth (4-14yrs) $25

>Log in to your account
>Click ‘Existing Athlete’ and then click REGISTER
>Select 2016 Gala and complete ticket purchase online
*Note you can purchase/book all tickets on one athlete’s profile.


We are also requesting that all WYSC members help to seek donations for the Silent Auction and Raffles that will be at this fundraising event.

Any questions, to volunteer at the event, or organise drop-off or collection of silent auction items, please email Mitch


•No soccer on Saturday 8 October. Enjoy the weekend with family and Happy Thanksgiving!

•WYSC Board is seeking a Treasurer. Please email The administrator does all the day to day running of accounts however we require a Treasurer for budgeting and accounting software updates.

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FALL JAMBOREE – U6, U8 and U10 Divisions – Sunday 16 October

All players are invited and encouraged to attend this fun day of soccer games in Pemberton on Sunday16th October, approx. 9:30am-12:30pm. All teams will play 3 games and have snacks and awards.

PLEASE ADD your players’ availability by clicking your divisions link below:

U6 Boys Fall Jamboree:

U6 Girls Fall Jamboree:

U8 Boys Fall Jamboree:

U8 Girls Fall Jamboree:

U9 and U10 Boys Fall Jamboree:

U10 Girls Fall Jamboree:

This is in addition to regular Sat 15 October practice/games. A schedule will be emailed from PYSA prior to the day with as much notice as possible.

NOTE: U12 Boys and U12 Girls DO NOT participate in the Fall Jamboree. There was an error on both Saturday schedules and these divisions are not involved in this event***

Whistler welcomes Pemberton in first games of the season

The Whistler Youth Soccer Club welcomed their “friendly rivals” to the north this past Saturday (1 Oct) in what was the first game of the season for many young players.

Members of the Pemberton Youth Soccer Association hit the fields at Myrtle Philip Community School for the first showdown between the two sides this season.

For some of the U8 boys and girls, it was their first game ever, as evidenced by the excited giggling at the outset. When the whistle blew, however, it was game on and all the lessons of the past few years kicked in — there was passing, scoring and general camaraderie on and off the field.

In the U10 division, roughly 100 boys and girls from Whistler and Pemberton kicked off the first of their friendly inter-club matches.

It’s a good opportunity for match-play, says Whistler’s Head Coach Mark Freeman. There is no score-keeping and the sides may not be even every time but the name of the game is all about the kids being out on the field and playing.

“As you as you have an opposing team and a referee, the game becomes serious,” he adds, pointing to the looks of concentration on the field in the young players.

But, particularly with the Pemberton teams, the idea is to keep the matches light and friendly. These players and coaches, after all, will come together in a few years when the teams combine at the U13 level and become a Sea to Sky team.

It was great to see the kids in match-play as the season hits the midway point for outdoor play.

“Due to the facilities, we have a very short window to be able to play these sorts of games,” adds Freeman.

The players will all meet again for the Fall Jamboree in Pemberton on Sunday Oct. 16.

Whistler Sport Legacies – Special Offer for WYSC parents

Whistler Sport Legacies would like to make a special offer for all Whistler Youth Soccer club members.

50% off passes to the Performance Hub Fitness classes, located at the Whistler Athletes Centre.

10X passes regular $100.00 plus tax, for WYSC only $50.00 plus tax.

Monthly passes $150.00 plus tax, for WYSC only $75.00 plus tax

Free classes for the community to say Thanks, the week of Oct. 11 – 14, 2016

Class schedule


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