Registration Information

Announcements: 
Registration for Spring 2015 is closed.
FALL registration begins on June 1, 2015.  Players may register for Fall 2015 only or may register for Fall 2015 AND Spring 2016.
Priority Registration - June 1 through July 15 - Players who register during this time can request a specific coach or to play with a buddy.  Fees are discounted.   
Regular Registration - July 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.

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
September 1 - rosters are finalized and players will begin to be notified of team placement
September 12 - first weekend of games
October 31 - 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, 2015)

  
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.
 
  • Team assignments are based on the date we receive your registration.  
  • Fall registration opens June 1 and Spring registration opens January 1. 
  • While attempts may be made to form school based teams, please be aware this is dependent upon the availability of a volunteer coach from your school and the number of players from your school who submit a registration. 
  • Teams rosters are limited to 12 for grades K-4 and 16 for grades 5 and above. 
  • Submitting a registration form does NOT guarantee placement on a specific team.
  • Requests for specific team placement are allowed during priority registration but cannot be guaranteed.  Request may not be able to be accommodated after priority registration.
  • Practices are not assigned by the club.  
  • Coaches of the individual teams determine their own practice days, times and location and these will be communicated to you by your coach. Please do not contact Kickers for practice schedules as we do not have information on when/where individual team practices.  
  • The club cannot assign players to teams based upon an individual's practice requirements.
  • Once assignments are made, transfers to another team due to practice needs cannot be accommodated.

LEAGUES AVAILABLE:
Kindergarten  Players must be 5 years old on or before September 15, 2015. This is a coed league.
1st grade This is a coed league.
2nd grade This is a coed league.
3rd/4th grade girls This is a girls league.
3rd/4th grade boys Girls may choose this league as well, but it is predominantly a boys league.
5th/6th grade girls This is a girls league.
5th/6th grade boys Girls may choose this league as well, but it is predominantly a boys league.
7th/8th grade boys  Girls may choose this league as well, but it is predominantly a boys league.
7th through 12th grade girls This is a girls league.
9th through 12th grade boys. Individual registrations are NOT accepted for this league.  Full teams only are accepted.  Check back later for how to register a team.

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.


http://events.constantcontact.com/register/event?llr=v7wfp5dab&oeidk=a07e84uq2cz57bbde7f       Check back on June 1, 2015 to register for fall.
 
A printable 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.

FINANCIAL AID: is 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.

PLAYER EQUIPMENT:  
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 the concession stand prior to the first game.  

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.
 

COSTS:
Fall 2015 Fees:

June 1 through July 15
Players in Grades K-2:  Fall 2015 Only $50, Fall 2015 AND Spring 2016 $65
Players in Grades 3 and up: Fall 2015 Only $70, Fall 2015 AND Spring 2016 $85 

July 16 and later
Players in Grades K-2:  Fall 2015 Only $60, Fall 2015 AND Spring 2016 $75
Players in Grades 3 and up:  Fall 2015 Only $80, Fall 2015 AND Spring 2016 $95