Spring registration begins on January 1, 2015. New spring teams for 2015 may be formed in addition to existing fall/spring teams.
Priority Registration - January 1 through February 15 - Players who register during this time can request a specific coach or to play with a buddy. Fees are discounted. Returning players will be returned to the same team they played on during the fall 2014 season provided their team is still intact.
Regular Registration - February 16 and later - Players who register during this time will be added to teams which have space available. Due to space limitations, coach or buddy requests are not taken.
Guidelines for fall 14/spring 15 already preregistered players who are requesting a spring 2015 season team change:
Spring 2015 Season Dates:
January 1 - priority registration begins (buddy or coach requests can be made during priority registration)
February 15 - priority registration ends and team formation begins
February 16 - regular registration continues until all teams are full
March 24 - rosters are finalized and players will begin to be notified of team placement
April 4 - first weekend of games
May 16 - last weekend of games
Fall 2015 Season Dates:
June 1 - priority registration begins (buddy or coach requests can be made during priority registration only)
July 15 - priority registration ends and team formation begins
July 16 - regular registration continues until all teams are full
TBD - rosters are finalized and players will begin to be notified of team placement
TBD - first weekend of games
TBD - last weekend of games
All games for ALL leagues will be played on SATURDAYS.
Kickers does not offer a program for preschoolers. If you have a preschooler who is interested in playing soccer, please call the Iowa City Parks and Recreation Department at 356-5100 for more information. Players registering for the kindergarten league must be currently attending kindergarten or be age eligible to do so (5 years of age on or before September 15, 2014)
Steps to joining Iowa City Kickers:
1. Register AND pay online OR print a registration form and mail along with a check to the address listed on the form.
2. Your registration will be processed and you will be added to a team.
3. You will be contacted by a coach after they receive rosters at the pre-season meeting.
THE FOLLOWING COMMUNITY TEAMS ARE CURRENTLY FULL FOR THE SPRING:
REQUIRED PARENTAL WAIVER. By clicking on the register now button below, I waive and release all employees, board members and anyone else involved in the program from any claim or liability in the event of injury. I give permission to the Iowa City Kickers to use photos or videos of my child for publicity or educational purposes. I confirm that I am 18 years of age or older. The player I will register is in good physical condition and is capable of undertaking a strenuous recreational program.
A printable, mailable registration form is available for those who do not wish to register and pay online.
If you are applying for a scholarship you must do registration by mail. On-line registration is available only for players paying with a credit card.
SCHOLARSHIPS are available to all players who qualify. Send a scholarship request form along WITH a registration form. These cover the cost of ONE season only and must be reapplied for EACH season. A $10 fee must accompany your scholarship request form each season. If you had a scholarship in the fall you must reapply in the spring. Scholarship players cannot register on-line and must use a paper registration form. Scholarships are not currently available for add-on programs like summer camp or the winter indoor league.
All kindergarten, first and second grade players are required to wear the Kickers red and white reversible shirt to all games. Shirts many be purchased at Play-It-Again Sports in the First Avenue MiniMall or Wilsons in the Eastdale Mall. Shirts are also available for purchase at the north concession stand any soccer weekend.
Players in grades 3 and above will receive a uniform package consisting of a jersey, shorts, and socks. Uniform packages will be distributed by your coach before the first game.
All players are required to wear shin guards covered by socks at all practice and games. Soccer shoes are recommended but not required. Baseball toe cleats on shoes are not allowed. Mouth guards are recommended but not required at all levels of play.
Spring 2015 Fees:
January 1 through February 15
Players in Grades K-2 - $45
Players in Grades 3 and up who are returning to their same fall team - $45
Players in Grades 3 and up who did not play during the fall 2014 season or who wish change teams - $65
February 16 and later
Players in Grades K-2 - $55