Grassroots: Programs for players aged U12 and younger, whether “Recreational” or "Competitive"
Community: “Recreational” or “House League” programs for players aged U13 and older
Competitive: “Competitive” programs at the District or Regional level for players aged U13 and older
Development / Performance: “High Performance” standards-based programs at the Provincial level for players aged U13 and older (e.g. the Ontario Player Development League, or League 1 Ontario)
Excellence: National Teams or Professional Club Academies
Opeongo Minor Soccer Club is currently classified in the Grassroots and Community streams. We at present, do not offer competitive or development programs
Stages of Participation
Active Start: Female and Male players aged U5 and U6.
FUNdamentals: Female players aged U6-U8 and Male players aged U6-U9.
Learn to Train: Female players aged U8-U11 and Male players aged U9-U12.
Train to Train: Female players aged U11-U15 and Male players aged U12-U15 in the “Development” or “Excellence” Stream of Participation.
Train to Compete: Female players aged U15-U19 and Male players aged U16-U20 in the “Performance” or “Excellence” Stream of Participation.
Train to Win: Female players aged U18+ and Male players aged U19+ in the “Excellence” Stream of Participation.
Soccer for Life - Community: Female and Male players aged U13+ in the “Community” Stream of Participation.
Soccer for Life - Competitive: Female and Male players aged U13+ in the “Competitive” Stream of Participation.