Tryouts & Practice
Tryouts
Our next tryouts for 2016/17 will be held in May. Details are here.
Training Calendar
SC Gjøa Youth Soccer holds training 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 train twice a week outdoors in fall and spring, and once a week indoors 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 2015/2016
 
Wednesday, September 9: Travel training schedule begins.
September 14, 15, 23 and 24: Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur- Travel training sessions are ON for those that can attend.
Monday, October 12: Columbus Day - no training.
Monday, November 2: Training move indoors. (Tentative, team managers will confirm).
Tuesday, November 3: Election Day - no training (unless manager and coach confirm an outdoor session for your team).
Wednesday, November 11: Veteran’s Day - no training (unless manager and coach confirm an outdoor session for your team).
Thursday and Friday, November 26 and 27: Thanksgiving - no training. 
Thursday, December 24 through Friday, January 1: Holiday Break - no training. Resume Monday, January 4.
Monday, January 18: MLK Day, no training.
Monday, February 8: Lunar New Year, no training.
Monday, February 15 through Friday, February 19: Midwinter Recess - no training. Resume Monday, February 22.
Monday, March 14: Practices tentatively return outdoors, weather permitting, details tbd.
Friday, March 25: Good Friday - no training (unless manager and coach confirm an outdoor session for your team).
Monday, April 25 through Friday, April 29: Spring Recess - no training. Resume Monday, May 2.
Monday, May 30: Memorial Day - No practices (though tournaments a possibility).
Wednesday and Thursday, June 8 and 9: last training dates for Spring 2016. (Tentative, club, coaches and team managers will confirm).

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