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     Summer 2021 Registration 


Registration sign ups for our 2021 Summer season is now open. Pre-Academy season includes weekly training sessions and weekly league games as part of our partnership with the ORSL and the OSA. Registration is open all year round for our U4|U5 First Touch Program. Please contact admin for YSSA Elite Competitive try outs. Register your athlete today!


Registration Deadlines| Saturday, July 3

Programs| 1st Touch Academy | Pre - Academy | Elite Academy

Structure| Weekly technical|tactical sessions but no weekly games for now under new social distancing guidelines.

Season timeline|July 6 - Sept 8 (10 weeks)

Games| Intersquad games for now under new social distancing guidelines.

Practices| Tuesdays|Weds 6pm|7pm, U4|U5 on Friday 6pm

Ages|U4|U5, U6|U7,U8|U9, U10|u12, u13|U14, U16/U17 Elite

Fees| $295 for U6-U14 programs, $175 + tax for U4|U5 program

Location|RA Centre Turf|Ecole Lamoureux|Ecole St. Bernadette|Featherstone Park|Ecole St. Genevieve

Email|register@yssa.ca or call for more info!

YSSA Upcoming


Fall/Winter 2020 ORSL Results


Powered by: The Ottawa Recreational Soccer League



           Thanks to the continous dedication, passion, love, and support from our 5000+ footy family members over the last 8 years, YSSA is pleased to announce that we are moving into the RA Centre's state of the art turfed facility at 2451 Riverside near the corner of Bank & Riverside!



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At YSSA our programs are carefully developed to cater the needs of today's youth. Aside from following FIFA's LTPD Program, YSSA has a differentiated approach unique to any organizaton with things like:


>Individual 'Progress Report Cards'

>Ottawa's only structured youth rec league

>Paid, highly trained & qualified coaching

>Mid-season sponsor parties

>Parent Wine & Cheese events

>End of season award ceremonies & parties

>3 touch game weeks


Our primary goals are to teach Young Stars like your child the fundamentals of soccer through a unique grassroots approach straight from FIFA's LTPD program while incorporating a fair amount of FUN, FITNESS, and FRIENDS, amongst other things, of course. We also ease the transition to those who wish to play at a more competitive level by coaching specific skills such as: 


>Ball Control

>Passing & Receiving 

>Speed & Agility


>Advanced Individual moves 

>On & Off the ball movement


Also check out our training philosophy and approach on the "ABOUT" Page...




{Admin} June 22, 2021: AND WE'RE BACK! Summer registration now open. Spots VERY limited. Sorry for the wait! Call or email for questions!


{Admin} Sept 1, 2020: Weekly News|Fall/Winter registration now open! Best in youth Ottawa soccer development. 

{Admin} June 14, 2020: Weekly News| Summer season back on (July - Sept) under new social distancing guidelines with 3 phase plan from OSA.

{Admin} March 24, 2020: Weekly News|Due to the COVID19 situation we will be postponing the Spring 2020 season until further notice.


{Admin} March 8, 2020: Weekly News| Spring registration still open! Contact us for the best in youth soccer development - Ottawa!

{Admin} Feb 24, 2020: Weekly News| Fall/Winter season comes to an end March 8th. Spring season kicks off April 5. Registration open!

{Admin} Jan 1, 2020: Weekly News|Merry Christmas, Happy Holidays, and Happy New Year! Don't forget Spring Early Bird registration starts Feb 1.


{Admin} Dec 9, 2019: Weekly News|Last week of sessions this week before the Holiday break!


{Admin} Nov 18, 2019: Weekly News|Email us anytime for a progress report on your athlete!


{Admin} Oct 21, 2019: Weekly News| As we end our Fall break and look to kick off our Winter season in November, be sure to find out how you can become a member!

{Admin} Sept 9, 2019: Weekly News| Another amazing Summer season in the books!  Register for Fall/Winter Indoor season before the deadline!

{Admin} Aug 19, 2019: Weekly News|Fall/Winter Early Bird registration now open! Save 15%. Summer Season End party Sept 16. 

{Admin} Aug 6, 2019: Weekly News|Severe thunderstorm watch, keep an eye out for cancellation emails. Fall/Winter early bird reg opens Aug 19.

{Admin} July 29, 2019: Weekly News|Heat warning issued city wide - drink lots of water! Long weekend coming u, no ORSL matches next Monday!

{Admin} July 16, 2019: Weekly News| Summer season in full swing! Academy full but look out for Early Bird Fall/Winter registration in August.

{Admin} July 4, 2019: Weekly News| Happy Canada Day! Summer season kicks off this week! 

{Admin} April 29, 2019: Weekly News| Early Bird Summer registration ends May 7th. Deadline to register for Summer June 5. Season starts first week of July! 

{Admin} April 23, 2019: Weekly News|We've moved! YSSA has official moved to the RA Centre turf!

{Admin} March 25, 2019: Weekly News|SUMMER EARLY BIRD NOW OPEN! Youth soccer Ottawa. Indoor soccer for kids Ottawa. Recreational soccer for kids Ottawa. Soccer development for kids Ottawa. Ottawa South soccer. Ottawa youth soccer. 

{Admin} March 21, 2019: Weekly News| Spring season kicking off first week of April - are you registered? call us @613-263-1882 >

{Admin} Feb 25, 2019: Weekly News| Last week of Winter season! Be sure to rsvp for Season End Party & REGISTER FOR SPRING 2019!

{Admin} Jan 28, 2019: Weekly News|SPRING EARLY BIRD FEB 1ST -14TH! SAVE $$$


{Admin} Jan 14, 2019: Weekly News| Leading youth development in the Ottawa soccer community!

{Admin} Jan 1, 2019: Weekly News| Thank you Ottawa for another amazing year filled with soccer development, joy, and laughter - Happy New Year!


{Admin} Dec 16, 2018: Weekly News| Merry Xmas & Happy Holidays! Reminder: Entire Academy on break until Jan 7 - easy on the turkey!

{Admin} Nov 26, 2018: Weekly News| YSSA Bags ($25) and suits ($100) for sale - Ottawa's #1 youth-only soccer club!


{Admin} Nov 5, 2018: Weekly News| Full Academy kicks off this week for the 2018/2019 Fall/Winter season - Pre Academy|Elite Academy|First Touch

{Admin} Oct 15, 2018: Weekly News| Fall/Winter 2018/19 season kicks off in November. Elite teams continue to impress during pre season.

{Admin} Oct 7, 2018: Weekly News| Fall/Winter Pre registration is full and closed! Be sure to check us out this November. Inquire within for late registration.

{Admin} Sept 20, 2018: Weekly News| As most of the Academy is on break be sure to check out our Elite Competitive teams as they continue to prepare for the Fall/Winter season!

{Admin} Aug 7, 2018: Weekly News| Fall/Winter 2018 early bird registration now underway!

{Admin} July 23, 2018: Weekly News| YSSA is in the works regarding an all girls Pre-Academy program. Programs are also being extended into the Nepean area. Ask us for more details.

{Admin} July 9, 2018: Weekly News|Summer season is underway! We're full for this season but be sure to take advantage of our early bird Fall/Winter registration in August!


{Admin} June 4, 2018: Weekly News|​Reminder that this week is the last week of our Spring 2018 season. Register today for our outdoor Summer season! RSVP for the Season End Party next week!













U14 Elite FC Training

U14 Elite FC Training

YSSA x Team Alboe

YSSA x Team Alboe

Check out our good friends on youtube: @bongizzlez @itsyeboi @chadwithaj

YSSA x Monkey Around

YSSA x Monkey Around

u4/u5 First Touch Program

u4/u5 First Touch Program

YSSA Season End Party

YSSA Season End Party

At YSSA each season ends with an award ceremony where players receive medals and loads of memories!

Pre Academy x Elite Academy

Pre Academy x Elite Academy

U12 EDL Champions

U12 EDL Champions

2018 Summer EDL

U12 EDL 1st Place!

U12 EDL 1st Place!

Merry Xmas & Happy Holidays!

Merry Xmas & Happy Holidays!

Elite FC | U12

Elite FC | U12

U10 Elite FC Champions

U10 Elite FC Champions

1st Place OFC 2018

YSSA U10 Elite x FC Barcelona U10

YSSA U10 Elite x FC Barcelona U10