Tryouts & Practice

Mid-Season Tryouts:

SC Gjøa Youth Soccer will hold additional Travel Soccer Tryouts for 2019/20 season on Jan 25th, 2020 for U8-13 girls and boys.
You must register for the mid-season tryouts to participate.

Register here.


U8/2012, U9/2011 and U10/2010 Girls and Boys

Satruday, January 25th, 2-3pm, Socceroof


U11/2009, U12/2008 and U13/2007 Girls and Boys

Satruday, January 25th, 3-4pm, Socceroof


For the following age groups, please contact the coach diretly to arrange a tryout:
U16 Girls (born in 2004/05) - contact tiago@gjoa.org
U15 Boys (born in 2005) - contact andreas@gjoa.org


Register for tryouts here


Please arrive 20 minutes prior to the start of your time slot to check-in. Bring water, soccer clothing and cleats, and an inflated age-appropriate ball. 


For more information about our travel soccer programs click here. As a non profit club we are able to offer the U8 travel soccer program for free for the selected players, for more info click here


Questions about the tryouts? Email Director of Youth Soccer Lee Kellett at lee@gjoa.org.


Questions about registrations? Email register@gjoa.org.


 
Training Calendar
 
SC Gjøa Youth Soccer holds practice sessions in a number of locations around South Brooklyn including the Parade Grounds, Red Hook Fields, Dyker Beach Park, Leif Ericson Park and more. Typically, Travel teams practice twice a week outdoors in fall and spring, and once a week indoors in winter. Premier teams practice three times a week in fall and spring, and twice a week in winter. The Gjøa Youth Development Program (professional coaching without league games) is held once a week in fall and spring.
 
Here are important dates for 2019/2020:

Wed and Thu, September 4 and 5: Travel and Premier practice schedules begin.


Mon, October 1 : 
Rosh Hashanah - all practice sessions are ON for those that can attend.


Wednesday, October 9: 
Yom Kippur - all practice sessions are ON for those that can attend.


Monday, October 14: 
Columbus Day - no practices.


Wednesday, October 31: 
Halloween - all practice sessions are ON for those that can attend.


Monday, November 4: practices move indoors (tentative, Coach will confirm).


Tuesday, November 5: 
Election Day - all practice sessions are ON for those that can attend.


Thursday and Friday, November 28 and 29: 
Thanksgiving - no practices.


Monday, December 23 through Friday, January 3: 
Holiday Recess - no practices. Resume Monday, January 6.


Monday, January 20: 
MLK Day - all practice sessions are ON for those that can attend.


Monday, February 17 through Friday, February 21: 
Midwinter Recess - no practices. Resume Monday, February 24.


Monday, March 16: practices move outdoors (tentative, Coach will confirm)


Thursday, April 9 through Friday, April 17: Spring Recess - no practices. Resume Monday, April 20

Monday, May 25: Memorial Day - no practices.

Wed, Thu and Fri, June 3, 4 and 5: last practice dates for spring 2019 (tentative, Coachwill confirm).


This schedule is subject to change. Please contact your coach with any questions.