Walkerton Parks & Recreation
Frequently Asked Questions
1) When does it start?
The Season will start on September 6th.
2) When will games be?
Games are generally on Saturdays. Games are held in Walkerton at the Soccer Plex which is located on the corner of Emerald & Maine Street.
3) When are practices?
Practices are set by the coach. They are twice a week in the evenings, usually Monday and Wednesday or Tuesday and Thursday for an hour.
4) When will I hear from someone about schedules (practice or games)?
Once your child is signed up we will hold a coaches meeting and coaches will be given all the information. They (the coach) will contact you to tell you when and where practices are. All information will go through the coach to you.
5) What equipment will I need?
The registration fee includes the uniform shirt and an award at the end. Your child will need shin guards. Soccer cleats and black shorts are not required but strongly encouraged. (The office has a small collection of shoes, shin guards and shorts available, contact us for details)
6) What are the age divisions?
The age is as of April 6th. We do not allow any children to play down in a division. The age brackets are as follows: U6 is for children 4 or 5 years old, U8 is for children 6 or 7 years old, U10 is for children 8 or 9 years old, U13 is for children 10, 11, or 12 years old.
7) What size ball do they need?
U6 – Size 3 | U8 – Size 4 | U10 – Size 4 | U13 – Size 5