WODS Youth League is returning for the 2018 season! It will run on Monday nights, with programs available for ages 3 and older, any skill level.

Youth League

Youth League will run in two 8 week seasons on Monday nights, overlapping fully with the Monday night Adult League. Programs are available for ages 3 and older, any skill level.

Dates

  • Season One - May 14 to July 2, 2018 (Originally started May 7, but was delayed due to field closures)
  • Season Two - July 9 to August 27, 2018

Registration

Register for Monday Youth League 2018

 

Location

Kiwanis Park, Kitchener Ontario

Sessions

Each season will consist of 8 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

 

Fee assistance is available for youth who would like to participate in the WODS youth league 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 Youth League will receive:

  • Disc
  • Jersey

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 - 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

The first 15 minutes of the first night of the season. Electronic copies of the player's handbook will be provided via email approximately one week before the season starts.

Contact

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

 

Competitive Juniors Hat League

[Update] This league has been canceled for this year

New for 2018, WODS Competitive Juniors League will run on Tuesday nights in two 8 week seasons. It will be a coached hat league format for 13-17 year olds interested in playing at a higher level. The first 30 minutes will be a lesson, and the last hour will be a competitive game. Sign up as an individual or with a friend — balanced teams will be formed and play each other in a 4v4 format.

Dates

  • Season One - May 15 to June 26, 2018 (Originally started May 8, but was delayed due to field closures)
  • Season Two - July 3 to August 21, 2018

Registration

Register for Tuesday Competitive Juniors League 2018

Location

Kiwanis Park, Kitchener Ontario

Sessions

Each season will consist of 8 weeks of play, weather permitting.

Time

Tuesdays at 6:30 pm. The first 30 minutes will be a coached lesson, and the last hour will be a competitive game.

Cost

  • 2 seasons: $120
  • 1 season: $70

 

Fee assistance is available for youth who would like to participate in the WODS youth league 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 the WODS Youth League will receive:

  • Disc
  • Jersey

Age Groups

  • 13 to 17, who have experience playing ultimate and want to play at a higher level

Parental Supervision Required

  • Guardian must drop player off and be ready to pick them up at their scheduled end time

Length of Play Time:

  • 1.5 hours

Weather Policy

  • Play at coaches' discretion unless there is lightning

Coaching Structure

A 30 minute lesson will be coached at the beginning of each week to further enhance player skills and give them a better understanding of the game. 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. Guardians are welcome to apply as coaches or assistant coaches (please email youth@wods.ca if you're interested in helping out).

Parents' Meeting

The first 15 minutes of the first night of the season. Electronic copies of the player's handbook will be provided via email approximately one week before the season starts.

Contact

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