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Related Youth Sport and Soccer Sites

FIFA's and other Sites for Referees
The Laws of the Game

The Bay Area Soccer Referee Association (BASRA) is a local group of soccer officials who are affiliated with the United States Soccer Federation (USSF). We have over 300 registered members, who serve over 8,000 players.

Game Analysis

SoftSport's Game Analysis Site Match Analysis gives soccer teams, coaches, and players an unbiased statistical blueprint of their strengths, weaknesses, and unique style.

Soccer Academies and Camps

Marco Antonio Etcheverry Soccer Academy -- With a focus on teaching and learning to enjoy soccer, this coed academy presents a great way to improve our youth's soccer skills.

Commercial Goods Sites -- Accessories, KappaLine, Jerseys, Shoes...

ReedSwain Soccer Related Literature and Videos

Soccer Head Band (head protection gear for soccer)

HeadersR (head protection gear for soccer; Product Testing Information)

Coaching Info/Commercial

National Standards for Athletic Coaches (created by NASPE)
The National Association for Sport and Physical Education (NASPE) is a nonprofit professional organization comprised of individuals engaged in the study of human movement and the delivery of sport and physical activity programs. Major contributors to the National Standards for Athletic Coaches document include Dr. Vern Seefeldt and Dr. Mike Clark from the Institute for the Study of Youth Sports at Michigan State University.
A resource center for coaching tips and soccer related merchandise

Sportquest: The Virtual resource Center for Sport Information The eteamz tips & drills section is full of usefull drills, tips, games and more for coaches, players, and parents. You may also get a free eteamz web site for your team, league or conference at the eteamz site.

SoccerNova: New York/Jersey City, USA -- WWW.SOCCERNOVA.COM

Soccer ROM
"The Soccer Coach's Online Reference"

A Colorful Way to Learn Youth Sports
The 'Related Topics' section of this site contains helpful articles and useful checklists that may be printed out and utilized throughout the season by parents, coaches and the youth athletes. New articles are regularly added to this site. A site which aims to encourage players to improve their footballing (soccer) skills.

A Daily Tip (Soccer) by Coach Glenn Cameron, to understand the sport (game) for clubs, coaches, players, schools.

Soccer News & World Cup 2002 Info.

Women's Soccer World Online:

The Magazine Dedicated to Worldwide Coverage of Women's Soccer

La Cancha World Cup 2002

The United State Soccer Federation (USSF)

Soccer World Network

Kinesiology, and Exercise Sciences

California Alliance for Health Physical Education Recreation and Dance

American Alliance for Health Physical Education Recreation and Dance

The National Association for Sport and Physical Education
seeks to enhance knowledge and professional practice in sport and physical activity through scientific study and dissemination of research-based and experiential knowledge to members and the public.

The American Association for Active Lifestyles and Fitness serves professionals conducting programs of physical activity and fitness and the professors who train them. AAALF advocates for under-represented populations and interests.

Wayne Herninko's Elementary Physical Education Center

International Physical Education and Sport Related Links


SPORTS MEDIA is a tool for p.e.teachers, coaches, students and everyone who is interested in p.e./fitness and sports. It's an interactive site with:
  • phys. ed. lesson plans
  • practical links for coaching
  • discussion forum
  • sports pen-pals for the kids
  • Scoop: first European p.e. mailing list.
The SPORTS MEDIA's site is a source for searching practical p.e.information! Visitors are able to find:

  • new ideas
  • tips
  • exercises
  • advices from colleagues
Soccer Safety Articles

Authored by orthopedic surgeon Dr. Rocco Monto, The Hazards of Heading is a very informative article covering heading safety in soccer.

Youth Sports and Sport Parents' Sites

Committee on Sports Medicine and Fitness
Pediatrics: Volume 90, Number 6, December, 1992, pp. 1002-1004

Fitness, Activity, and Sports Participation in the Preschool Child (RE9265)

American Youth Soccer Organization (AYSO)
Mission: To develop and deliver quality youth soccer programs which promote a fun, family environment based on our philosophies: Everyone Plays · Balanced Teams · Open Registration · Positive Coaching · Good Sportsmanship

National Alliance for Youth Sports "Better Sports for Kids...Better Kids for Life!"

The Institute of Youth Sports at at Michigan State University is a useful sources of information for coaches, parents, athletic adminstrators, prospective students, and anyone with an interest in youth sports issues.

Better Soccer More Fun A site that promotes a healthy combination of informal fun soccer with sound teaching and coaching advice. Here the child and her/his needs are the center of the soccer experience. Two thumbs up!

California Youth Sports Announcements CYSA offers Youth Sports Events, Referee Sign-Up, Athlete Showcase and the CYSA Member Message Center. is an extensive Youth Sports Parenting site with a Mom's(and Dad's) dream Team of experts and professionals, working together to create a safer, saner, less stressful and more inclusive youth sports experience for the entire family.

Morris County Youth Soccer Association -- Supporting Youth Soccer from the Delaware River to the shadows of the Empire State Building to the highest point in New Jersey

Bob's Youth Soccer World
A site dedicated to youth soccer from around the world.

FUNdamental soccer
FUNdamental soccer is a site that provides the beginning coach and parent the tools and resources needed to develop in the player not only the physical skills needed to play the game of soccer, but also the social skills and mental attitudes needed to participate and succeed in life. We also believe that this process can and should contain the element of FUN for ALL participants!

Sports Illustrated for Kids' site for parents. Information on this site is presented by youth sports parents with expertise in nutrition, health, sport psychology, etc...

SportsMom talking to moms (and dads) about the challenges of organized youth sports to motherhood


Amateur Athletic Foundation, Los Angeles (AAF).

A 90 million Dollar endowment, deriving from surplus 1984 Los Angeles Olympic Games funds, allowed the creation of The Amateur Athletic Foundation (AAF). The AAF's mission is to serve youth through sport and to increase knowledge of sport and its impact on people’s lives.

The United States Youth Soccer Association (USYSA)

Youth Soccer Ring

KY Soccer
The Kentucky Youth Soccer Association's Web Site
Junior Soccer Association of Western Australia

Soccer Mega-Links Sites

Soccer Directory (Soccer based portal providing the latest soccer news, scores, free web hosting for football websites) -- The Youth and Coaching Page -- A soccer Search Engine

Belgian Soccer Links

101 Soccer Links

Free Soccer League Web site hosting --- A site whose purpose is to get your league on the internet FAST and FREE. Enter your team, scores, game report, league announcements... Get standings, line-ups, schedules, and MORE! Dynamically build your Home Page with only items your league uses.

Youth Sports Search Engines is the newest Christian-friendly, Family-friendly, and Kid-safe search engine on the Internet. A search engine that filters out adult (pornographic) and hate related web sites.

Soccer Clubs that have Links to and/or share the philosophy of the "Tips for Soccer Moms and Dads" site

Accringtron & District Junior Football League

Awakeri Junior Soccer Club
Awakeri Soccer Club plays in New Zealand, in the Eastern Bay of Plenty, near Whakatane. In the 2000 season they had ten teams, from 6th grade through 13th grade, with a good sprinkling of girls playing amongst the boys.

Beaumont Youth Soccer Club -- BYSC is an association organized exclusively for educational and charitable purposes. Its purpose shall include but not be limited to the teaching of the sport of Soccer and good sportsmanship to youth players by the holding of clinics with qualified instructors, the distribution of instructional material at schools, playgrounds and parks, the sponsoring, organizing, and governing of regularly scheduled soccer games, and the promotion of physical health and fitness and otherwise promoting the game of soccer within its area of jurisdiction and with other similarly structured or affiliated organizations.

Blackburn Dynamos Youth Football Club

Escuela de Fútbol del Club Banco del Pacífico -- Junior Soccer Team site maintained by Virgilio Aray from Guayaquil-Ecuador, South America.

Hambro Colts YFC based in Rayleigh Essex England. "Hambro Colts were formed in February 2001 and currently draw their members from the Rayleigh, Hullbridge and Hockley areas. Other members hail from Ashingdon, Rochford , Wickford and Shoeburyness.
The main aim of the [Hambro Colts] club is individual improvement through structured age related coaching."

Handsworth Boys F.C. -- a youth soccer / junior football club based in Handsworth a suburb of Sheffield, Yorkshire in the North of England.

Shamrock Rovers Football Club
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