Tryouts & Practice
Tryouts
There are currently no Travel Soccer tryouts scheduled. To inquire about potential roster availability, contact Director of Youth Soccer, Lee Kellett at leekellett@gjoa.org.
 
Training Calendar
SC Gjøa Youth Soccer holds practice sessions in a number of locations around South Brooklyn including the Parade Grounds, Red Hook Fields, Dyker Beach Park, Leif Ericson Park and more. Typically, Travel teams practice twice a week outdoors in fall and spring, and once a week indoors in winter. Premier teams practice three times a week in fall and spring, and twice a week in winter. The Gjøa Youth Development Program (professional coaching without league games) is held once a week in fall and spring.
 
Here are important dates for 2016/2017
 

Wed and Thu, September 7 and 8: Travel and Premier practice schedules begin.

Monday, September 12: Eid al-Adha - all practice sessions are ON for those that can attend.

Mon and Tue, October 3 and 4: Rosh Hashanah - all practice sessions are ON for those that can attend.

Monday, October 10: Columbus Day - no practices.

Wednesday, October 12: Yom Kippur - all practice sessions are ON for those that can attend.

Monday, October 31: Halloween - all practice sessions are ON for those that can attend.

Monday, November 7: practices move indoors (tentative, Coach or Team Admins will confirm).

Tuesday, November 8: Election Day - no practices (unless Coach or Team Admins confirm an outdoor session).

Friday, November 11: Veteran’s Day - no practices (unless Coach or Team Admins confirm an outdoor session).

Thu and Fri, November 24 and 25: Thanksgiving - no practices.

Saturday, December 24 through Monday, January 2: Holiday Recess - no practices. Resume Tuesday, January 3.

Monday, January 16: MLK Day - no practices.

Monday, February 20 through Friday, February 24: Midwinter Recess - no practices. Resume Monday, February 27.

Monday, March 13: practices move outdoors (tentative, Coach or Team Admins will confirm).

Friday, March 25: Good Friday - no practices (unless Coach or Team Admins confirm an outdoor session).

Monday, April 10 through Tuesday, April 18: Spring Recess - no practices. Resume Wednesday, April 19.

Monday, May 29: Memorial Day - no practices (though tournaments a possibility).

Wed and Thu, June 7 and 8: last practice dates for spring 2017 (tentative, Coach or Team Admins will confirm).

This schedule is subject to change. Please check back here and on our home page for changes and cancellations.