The program gives players a further opportunity to train in a player-centred environment, focusing on the development of the individual. In addition, this allows a heavy emphasis on coaching individual player habits to help athletes reach their potential and get to the next level. The United Development Program is structured so players aren’t trained as ‘teams’, rather, groups can be varied to accommodate player’s individual needs.
To raise the standard of youth soccer in the Comox-Strathcona Region of Vancouver Island.
To enhance the performance of everyone individually & collectively, in a high energy, competitive & excellence driven environment to help support the goal of elevating the players to higher levels of play.
Energy: Enjoyable & high energy will encompass all aspects of our program
Competitive: We will allow children to showcase their inert desire to compete
Excellence: We will raise the standards of everyone involved
Opportunity: Through showcasing & role modelling, we will push players to higher levels of play.
United Development Program 2022/2023
Monday's Vanier Turf Field (3001 Vanier Dr., Courtenay, BC V9N 5Y2)
$125/Phase (less than $14/session) - Players registered for all 3 Phases will be granted a $50 rebate
Phase 1 (Sept. - Nov.)
Phase 2 (Jan. - Mar.)
Phase 3 (Apr. - Jun.)
All sessions will be around ‘developing the individual’, focusing on age and stage appropriate player habits. In addition, sessions will include the 4 moments of the game (where possible).
All United Development Program coaches have valid criminal record checks and are committed to ongoing development and education. This is to help create the safest and best possible environments for players to enjoy and develop in.
Coaches currently confirmed for the 2021/22 Program:
More coaches TBD
If you have any additional questions, please email Darrin McLeod firstname.lastname@example.org
A UDP Jamboree is an event (free of cost) where players in the U8-U11 United Development Program are placed into teams and will play 2 games over the course of the day.Games may be played against other United Development Program teams or invited teams from other clubs.
Teams will be made based on the following factors: