PBGYAA - Predator Soccer

The Palm Beach Gardens Youth Athletic Association organizes the Fall and Spring soccer program for the City of Palm Beach Gardens. The program is run by a volunteer soccer board. The PBGYAA has been running various youth sports in PBG for years.

The main PBGYAA Soccer website for updated information and a list of all the sponsors that help our league continue to grow can be accessed here:

www.PBGYAASoccer.com

Registration:

Registration is being done online through this website.

Fall Season:

Registration begins online on April 24th and continues until August 16th or until all slots are filled. It is $90 for PBG residents and $130 for nonresidents. There is a $10 fee if you register after July 31st. All registration will be done online. Registration will close when all spots in a division are filled.

First practices will begin the week of August 26th. Opening Day will be Saturday September 7th. Closing Day is November 9th.

  • U5 & U6 Weds & Fri or Sat
  • Boys U8, U10, U12 Tues & Sat
  • Girls U8, U10, U12 Thurs & Sat
  • Boys & Girls U14 Weds & Sat
  • High School Mon & Thurs

Fall Soccer Evaluations:
Saturday, August 17th at Klock fields are MANDATORY for age groups beginning at U8 and older. To see in which group your child will play. Use your child’s age on August 1, 2013 and compare it to the ages in parenthesis. A boy who is 7 years old on August 1, 2013 will play in the U8 (Under 8) boys division.

  • U8 (6/7) Boys –> 8:00am
  • U8 (6/7) Girls –> 8:45am
  • U10 (8/9) Boys –> 9:30am
  • U10 (8/9) Girls –> 10:15am
  • U12 (10/11) Boys –> 11:00am
  • U12 (10/11) Girls –> 11:45am
  • U14 (12/13) Boys –> 12:30pm
  • U14 (12/13) Girls –> 1:00pm
  • 14-16 Coed –> 1:30pm

Open Clinic for 4 and 5 year olds:

Open Clinic for 4 and 5 year olds at 5:30 pm on August 23rd at Klock Field. Open clinic for all registered players ages 4 and 5. The practices are entirely optional and voluntary. This is just an opportunity for children who are eager to play, or who would like an introduction or refresher to soccer, to come out and play. If your child(ren) would like to come out and practice they would be welcome, but there is no requirement that they do so.

Opening Day: September 7, 2013

Age groups:

To see in which group your child will play. Use your child’s age on August 1, 2013. A boy who is 7 years old on August 1, 2013 will play in the U8 (Under 8) boys division as he would be under 8 years old on August 1st.

For Example: A boy who is 8 years old on August 1, 2013 will play in the U10 (Under 10) boys division as he is not under 8 years old on August 1st and would play in the next division up.

REQUESTS: Must be e-mailed in to soccer@pbgyaa.com to be considered. Requests must include child’s full name and age group. All requests are considered but not guaranteed as we try to keep a competitive balance.

Register Now:

Want to Register Now? Look up on the top right hand side of the page and click register.

PBGYAA Fee and Non-resident Fee:

If this is your first sign up for 2013 at the PBGYAA, then you have to pay the family PBGYAA fee. Click register and look for the $15 fee, if it appears you have not paid it! You only pay it once per year per family. Remember if you are not a resident of Palm Beach Gardens, you will need to pay an additional fee of $40 when signing up. We collect the fee, but the money goes to the City.

Contacts:

The best way to reach the board is through email. Email us at soccer@pbgyaa.com.

Contacting You!:

The PBGYAA will send out email notices with important information about the soccer program and to notify you of other PBGYAA activities. This is our primary form of communication and may be the sole vehicle for many communications. Please select or enter the most appropriate email address when registering and check it regularly.

Sponsors:

We need team sponsors for each of the teams. Sponsorship is $300 and includes having the sponsor’s name on the team’s jersey as well as plaque with your team picture. If you are interested in sponsoring a team please use the form from the links box on the right-hand side of the page and mail it in as soon as possible.

Be a Coach/Volunteer:

We need your help. The Blue Sombrero website lets you sign up as a team coach or manager/mom by selecting a volunteer role while registering your child or by clicking add a volunteer role from your my account screen. If you are having any trouble with this, email us soccer@pbgyaa.com and we’ll help.

Code of Conduct:

Have you read the code of conduct? Be sure you do! The PBGYAA Soccer Board is dedicated to creating a safe and positive soccer experience for all our participants. Click on the link in the link box on the right.