Kingston-Belleville FC Pro Soccer Academy To Hold Open League1 Ontario Tryouts in Belleville, Kingston and Ottawa/Gatineau

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News Release

October 7, 2015


Eastern Ontario’s new OSA ORNCA Academy also welcomes Gittens and McCurdy to growing staff ranks, and adds League 1 training to the Academy’s Kingston program lineup 

 Belleville,  Ontario:  The Kingston-Belleville FC (KBFC) Pro Soccer Academy – the only Ontario Soccer Association-accredited ORNCA Academy east of greater Toronto – announced today that it will be conducting League 1 Ontario open tryouts in October and November in three Eastern Ontario cities for boys aged 17 years and older and girls aged 16 years and older who aspire to play semi-professional League 1 or Canadian or U.S. university or college soccer.

In addition to the open League 1 Ontario tryouts slated for Belleville, Kingston and Ottawa/Gatineau, the KBFC Pro Soccer Academy also welcomed two more experienced coaches and professional soccer players to its growing Academy staff – Garth Gittens, former Algonquin College Women’s Head Coach and OCAA 2010 Coach of the Year, and Ryan McCurdy,  former Kingston FC pro soccer defender (2012 to 2014)

Details of the Belleville, Kingston and Ottawa/Gatineau League 1 Ontario tryouts later this month and in early November were announced as follows:

Kingston-Belleville FC Pro Soccer Academy: Medical Information Form

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All registrants of the Kingston-Belleville FC (KBFC) Pro Soccer Academy must complete the attached medical form as a prerequisite to registering and participating in our Ontario Soccer Association ORNCA-approved Academy Programs. Kindly bring the completed medical information form to the initial training session of your KBFC Soccer Program. KBFC ACADEMY MEDICAL INFORMATION FORM

Kingston-Belleville FC Pro Soccer Academy Announces First of 2015 Spring/Summer Programs

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The Kingston-Belleville FC Pro Soccer Academy (which will continue the work of the Kingston City Soccer Academy) will shortly be releasing information about the upcoming Spring/Summer Academy soccer programs which run from April to August 2015. The New KBFC Pro Soccer Academy has now announced its first summer program – the 2nd annual Soccer Summer Camp for youngsters 5 up to 16 years of age run in conjunction with Queen’s University Athletics.

Kingston-Belleville FC Pro Soccer Academy will be continuing the success last summer of the Kingston City Soccer Academy, and we look forward to bringing professional soccer development programs to Kingston, Belleville and the region and raising the level of soccer talent using skills and techniques that have won our Club two consecutive Canadian Soccer league championships! Watch our website for announcements of other Kingston-Belleville FC Pro Soccer Academy Spring and Summer Programs!

Isn’t it time YOU trained with the pros?

Click here to view more information on the 2nd Annual Kingston-Belleville FC Pro Soccer Academy 2015 Summer Soccer Camp – Kingston-Belleville FC Pro Soccer Academy Summer Soccer Camp

More information on the KBFC Academy is available in our updated Press Release

Kingston FC Announces the Creation of the Kingston-Belleville FC Pro Soccer Academy

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News Release from Kingston FC – September 11th, 2014

Registration Form for the Indoor Soccer Program and more information on the Fall/Winter sessions.

KINGSTON – Kingston FC – the region’s only professional sports team – announced today the creation of the Kingston-Belleville FC Pro Soccer Academy, a division of the pro Club that will offer a proven Europe-based soccer training model geared to elite and professional soccer development for Kingston, Belleville and Quinte area youth aged 5 to 18.

In addition, the Club will continue the work of the Kingston City Soccer Academy (“KCSA”), a successful grass-roots soccer development organization that provided top-flight soccer training and development in Kingston and the region for youngsters between the ages of 4 and 12.

Relying upon professional coaches and players from the Kingston FC Pro Soccer teams to work with the youngsters, the new Kingston-Belleville FC Pro Soccer Academy will create a development progression path for young Kingston, Belleville and area soccer players from five years of age straight up to the professional ranks.

Kingston FC Announces 2014 Private Trial and Open Try-Out Sessions

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Kingston FC Pro Soccer Announces Private Trial in Ottawa and Open Try-Out in Kingston to Complete the 2014 Club Roster

CSL 2013 League Champion pro club looking for local talent to improve depth for a second consecutive title chase

Kingston, Ontario – January 2, 2014: Kingston FC – Kingston’s only professional sports team – will hold a private by invitation trial on January 24, 2014 in Ottawa and an open try-out in late February or early-March 2014 in Kingston, the club announced today.  Details on the Kingston open tryout will be announced shortly by the club.

Details of the Ottawa by-invitation tryout are as follows:

The date: Friday, January 24, 2014 in Ottawa, Canada

The location: The Louis Riel Sports Dome, 1659 Bearbrook Road, Gloucester, Ontario K1B 4N3; click here for directions.

Who should attend: Only players who receive an email invitation from Kingston FC and who confirm their intention to register for the trial may attend at the January 24, 2014 trial at the Louis Riel Dome in Ottawa.

“The Ottawa trial is our chance to invite and to see many professional and amateur players who have already contacted Kingston FC seeking a spot on our roster” says Kingston FC club Chairman Lorne Abugov. “The open tryout in Kingston in March will be our chance to take a close look at the best local soccer talent in the region.”

RMCC Varsity Soccer Prep Program

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Kingston FC is pleased to participate in a new Elite soccer training program aimed at High School aged players offered by the Royal Military College Soccer Coaching Staff.

Dates: Mondays, November 4th, 11th, 18th, and 25th

Times: 14-15 year olds: 17:30–19:00hrs

16-18 year olds: 18:30-20:00hrs

Keeper Clinic: 18:30-20:00hrs

Cost: Regular/Ordinary Members – $96.00

Associate Members – $120.00

Location: Kingston Military Community Sports Dome

This program will be conducted by the RMCC Men’s Soccer coaching staff, along with Colm Muldoon, Head Coach of Kingston FC Pro Soccer. The goalkeeper clinic will be conducted by Andrei Badescu, Keeper Coach for Kingston FC Pro Soccer.

Overview: The program is being offered to high school-aged players who are looking for advanced development, in hopes of playing high school or varsity soccer in University/College. This program is directed at accomplished players who currently play at a competitive level.

For more info, please contact Victor Mendes.

You can register for the program online.

Kingston FC Community & Corporate Events

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Last season and already this 2014 CSL season, the Kingston FC Pro Soccer players have participated in numerous community events and charitable functions throughout the City of Kingston, including the following:

1. Boys & Girls Club Soccer Camp – May 2nd, 16th, 30th & June 6th, 2013

2. 5 à 7 Franco @ Iron Duke – May 9th, June 13th, 2013

3. Archbishop O’Sullivan Soccer Camp – April 27th, May 4th & 11th, 2013

4. Kingston United Preseason Soccer Games – May 18th, 2013

5. Porto Soccer Tournament – June 1st & 2nd, 2013

6. Animal Hospital Fundraiser – June 22nd, 2013

7. Giant Tiger BBQ for Canadian Diabetes Association – May 11th, 2013

8. Giant Tiger Grand Re-opening – June 22nd, 2013

9. YMCA Building Strong Kids Event – June 2nd, 2013

10. Ambassador Cup Boys & Girls Soccer Tournament – July 6th, 7th, 20th, 21st, 2013

11. Learning Lab – August 2nd, 2013

12. Tommy Bike Wash Fundraiser for the Mission Food Bank – August 3rd, 2013

13. 2013 Poker Run – August 10th, 2013

14. Boys & Girls Club – Be a Player Week – August 15th, 2013

15. Soccer Day in Belleville – May 18, 2014

16. YMCA Pre-School Soccer Fun – May 8, 2014

17. Kingston City Soccer Academy Grassroots Kids Soccer Training – Monday Evenings, May to September, 2014

18. Holy Cross Junior Boys Soccer Practice – May 8, 2014

Kingston FC Holiday Reception & Corporate Mixer

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Kingston FC wants to meet and greet the Kingston Business community this holiday season. We are hosting our 1st annual Holiday Reception & Mixer, and we’d love to welcome your company to get to know us and learn how you can involved with pro soccer in Kingston in 2013.

Together with WTC Communications Inc., Kingston Economic Development Corporation (KEDCO), the Diamond Group, CANPlace and Kingston Athletic Therapy Centre (KATC), all of whom are helping to organize this holiday event, Kingston FC will welcome all Kingston companies to our festive event.

The Kingston FC reception will take place on Monday, December 10th, 2012 in the Harbour Shadow’s ballroom, located on the top floor of the Radisson Hotel Kingston Harbourfront from 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM. Come join us for cocktails and hors d’oeuvres and some presentations about Kingston professional soccer and the upcoming Canadian Soccer League season from our coaches and players. We will be having a business card draw for season ticket passes, which will also be on sale at the event.

To reserve your company’s spot, contact Jacqueline Bell via e-mail or at (613) 544-2725 ext. 7273