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Fall Soccer Signups

RYAA Recreational Soccer is a fun, faith-based program for boys and girls ages 4 - 18. Soccer practice is once or twice per week, and games are on Saturdays. The cost is $60 for the season, and includes a uniform, a photo, an award, and a ton of fun! The season starts in September and lasts until the first week of November. All games and practices are in East Palo Alto. Regardless of your abilities, everyone who signs up will be placed on a team, and all players will play in every game.

Financial aid is available in exchange for helping us with field setup, cleanup, coaching or serving as a referee. You will be trained and no experience is necessary.

Register Online or come to Cesar Chavez field between 10 am and 3pm. Games have already started, but there is still space. Final day to sign up is Sept. 24th.

Club Soccer

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Year-round soccer for those who would like to focus on soccer and travel to other cities to play.

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Recreational Soccer

Recreational soccer family

Family friendly soccer. Everyone plays and positive coaching is emphasized. Primarily a fall-season sport.

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