Bethesda Soccer Club

General Information and Registration

The Bethesda Soccer Club invites you to apply for participation in one of the finest tournaments in the country. The tournament is located in Montgomery County, Maryland, just outside of Washington, DC. The Bethesda Soccer Club is comprised of over 40 teams that participate in Region I leagues, the Washington Area Girls Soccer League (WAGS), the National Capital Soccer League (NCSL) and the Olney/Bethesda Soccer League (OBSL).
A GENERATION ADIDAS EVENT

APPLICATION PROCESS IS CLOSED  !!!!!!!

2014 Dates

Girls:  November 14-16, 2014  


Boys:  November 21-23, 2014  


HOTEL LINK WITH CVB OPENS OCTOBER 4th. Accepted Teams are required to obtain Hotel rooms via this link!!

NOTE:
Only these age groups will have games on Friday, Saturday &  Sunday: U16-U19;  U15 - U17 ASL.
Friday games will begin at  11AM!


U9 - U15 play Saturday & Sunday Only (Except ASL age groups as noted above).


VENUES:
U14-U19 MARYLAND SOCCERPLEX, Germantown Md.

U14-U15 Richard Montgomery HS; Walter Johnson HS; Wootton HS on Saturday &  Sunday
 (Turf Fields)

U13  OBGC Park, Olney, MD

U12 Summer Hill Farm, Poolesville, MD

U11 Summer Hill & Muldoons Farm, Poolesville, MD

U9-U10 Muldoons Farm, Poolesville, MD





On-line Registration:  teams will be allowed to register on-line before November 2nd.  Any team that does not register on line before November 2 GIRLS OR November 9th BOYS or needs to add guest players after registering on-line will be required to attend the in-person Friday registration.  Click for on-line registration.

All teams must register either on-line or in-person during one of the times listed above and should have available your 2013-2014 certified team roster, current player passes for all players and authorized permission to travel form (if appropriate).   This year our tournament is accepting both USYSA and US Club affiliated teams.  If your team needs guest players, please use the form that is available on line.   Guest players must have a current card that is the same affiliation that your team is registering as and a roster with guest players in the U9 through U12 age groups cannot go above 14 present at the tournament (exception U12 11 v 11), U13 cannot exceed 18 and U14 through U19 teams can have guest players up to 22 present at the tournament..   Also, all players must participate with their primary carded team if they are registered in the tournament, no exceptions.   The Guest Player form is due by November 11th.   PLEASE UNDERSTAND THAT EACH OF THESE DOCUMENTS WILL BE CHECKED AT REGISTRATION.   YOUR FAILURE TO PROVIDE ANY OF THESE NECESSARY DOCUMENTS WILL PRECLUDE YOUR TEAM’S PARTICIPATION IN THE TOURNAMENT.   The Tournament Committee will retain a copy of your certified team roster and the permission to travel form.   Teams that are not present at the ending time (8 p.m. at the Soccerplex or 9:00 p.m. at the  Gaithersburg Hilton) will be assessed a $100 (cash only) penalty in order to register for the tournament.


 
 
HOTEL RESERVATIONS   

TO CONTACT YOUR AGE GROUP COORDINATOR
GIRLS CLICK HERE
BOYS CLICK HERE



PLEASE CONTACT THE TOURNAMENT COMMITTEE AT Bethesdasoccer@RCN.com 



GENERAL INFORMATION

Age Group

Players on Field

Entry Fee

Minimum Games

U9-U10 

7v7

$650

3 games minimum 

U11

8v8

$775

3 games minimum

U12

8v8

$850

3 games minimum

U12-U13

11V11

$975-plus separate performance bond of $300(U13)

3 games minimum

U14-U15

11v11

$1,025- plus separate Performance Bond of $300

3 games minimum

U16, U17& U19

11v11

$1,100- plus separate Performance Bond of $300

3 games minimum

Boys and girls divisions at each age
Premier and Challenge groups at most ages

Performance bond of $300 due from U13 through U19 Boys & Girls teams. Performance bonds will be returned to teams after the completion of the tournament.
($300 performance bond must be written as a separate check.) NOTE: NO BOND REQUIRED FOR ATLANTIC SOCCER LEAGUE (ASL) TEAMS!!!!!!!

The Bethesda Thanksgiving Tournament is open to highly competitive club teams. This is a USYSA sanctioned tournament through the Maryland State Youth Soccer Association. All teams must be affiliated and their players registered with USYSA or US Club through their respective state associations.  Teams must be in good standing with their state association to play in our tournament. USYSA & US Club rosters and cards will be accepted.  Foreign clubs are not eligible for the tournament.  Permission to Travel Forms (not necessary for Region I teams), validated State player passes with photos and official team rosters  will be required of all teams accepted into the tournament. You should medical release forms available for each player on roster.

If you have previously registered for another tournament whose applications are processed by SoccerScheduler, you will already have a team page in their system. If this is your first application to a tournament processed by SoccerScheduler, you will create your team page at the start of the application process.

Please read all of the notes and directions on the application.

NOTE that you must send your tournament fee payment check by postal mail to Bethesda Soccer Club immediately after you apply online and receive your application confirmation number. You must enclose a copy of your confirmation e-mail with your check to assure your check is credited to the proper team. Noting your confirmation  number on all checks would be appreciated. Mail requiring a signature (certified, registered, etc.)  may not be accepted. 

DEADLINE:
 Deadline for on-line registration and OUR RECEIPT OF ENTRY FEE AND ENCLOSURES is September 20, 2014. Applications received after September 20th will be placed on a waiting list. 

ENCLOSURES: You must submit by the deadline in one envelope: 

1. A copy of your confirmation of Registration from www.soccerscheduler.com

2. Checks or money orders for the full tournament fee payable to BETHESDA SOCCER CLUB (U.S. DOLLARS ONLY), application will not be considered complete without payment and bond(required for U13 and above teams). If your team is accepted, the fee is non-refundable. If your team is accepted and later withdraws, the fee is non-refundable and sanctions may be placed against your team for participation in future tournaments. Should your team not be accepted, the fee(original checks) will be returned by the end of October 2014.

3. Performance bond of $300 (separate check please) for U13, U14, U15, U16, U17 & U19 boys and girls teams (EXCEPT ASL TEAMS

4. Please denote your team name and confirmation number on all checks. 

5. MAIL COMPLETED APPLICATION AND ENCLOSURES TO: Bethesda Soccer Club c/o Linda Norton 14525 Barkwood Drive Rockville, MD 20853  (Remember items requiring signature may not be accepted)

6. Clubs with multiple teams applying PLEASE send separate Fee and Bond Checks for each team. 

7.  Questions?  Email bethesdasoccer@rcn.com



Age Group Players on Field Entry Fee Minimum Games
U9-U10 
7v7 $650 3 games minimum 
U11 8v8 $775 3 games minimum
U12 8v8 $825 3 games minimum
U12 11V11 $975 3 games minimum
U13-U15 11v11 $975 - plus seperate Performance Bond of $300 3 games minimum
U16, U17& U19 11v11 $1025 - plus seperate Performance Bond of $300 3 games minimum

Boys and girls divisions at each age
Premier and Challenge groups at most ages

Performance bond of $300 due from U13 through U19 Boys & Girls teams. Performance bonds will be returned to teams after the completion of the tournament. ($300 performance bond must be written as a separate check.) NOTE: NO BOND REQUIRED FOR ATLANTIC SOCCER LEAGUE (ASL) TEAMS!!!!!!!


The Bethesda Thanksgiving Tournament is open to highly competitive club teams. This is a USYSA sanctioned tournament through the Maryland State Youth Soccer Association. All teams must be affiliated and their players registered with USYSA or US Club through their respective state associations.  Teams must be in good standing with their state association to play in our tournament. USYSA & US Club rosters and cards will be accepted.  Foreign clubs are not eligible for the tournament.  Permission to Travel Forms (not necessary for Region I teams with the exception ofConnecticut and New Jersey), validated State player passes with photos and official team rosters  will be required of all teams accepted into the tournament. You should medical release forms available for each rostered player.

If you have previously registered for another tournament whose applications are processed by SoccerScheduler, you will already have a team page in their system. If this is your first application to a tournament processed by SoccerScheduler, you will create your team page at the start of the application process.

Please read all of the notes and directions on the application.

NOTE that you must send your tournament fee payment check by postal mail to Bethesda Soccer Club immediately after you apply online and receive your application confirmation number. You must enclose a copy of your confirmation e-mail with your check to assure your check is credited to the proper team. Noting your confirmation  number on all checks would be appreciated. Mail requiring a signature (certified, registered, etc.)  may not be accepted. 

DEADLINE:
 Deadline for on-line registration and OUR RECEIPT OF ENTRY FEE AND ENCLOSURES is September 21, 2013. Applications received after September 21nd will be placed on a waiting list. 

ENCLOSURES: You must submit by the deadline in one envelope: 
1. A copy of your confirmation of Registration from SoccerScheduler.com

2. Checks or money orders for the full tournament fee payable to BETHESDA SOCCER CLUB (U.S. DOLLARS ONLY), application will not be considered complete without payment. If your team is accepted, the fee is non-refundable. If your team is accepted and later withdraws, the fee is non-refundable and sanctions may be placed against your team for participation in future tournaments. Should your team not be accepted, the fee(original checks) will be returned by the end of October 2013.

3. Performance bond of $300 (separate check please) for U13, U14, U15, U16, U17 & U19 boys and girls teams (EXCEPT ASL TEAMS

4. Please denote your team name and confirmation number on all checks. 

5. MAIL COMPLETED APPLICATION AND ENCLOSURES TO: Bethesda Soccer Club c/o Linda Norton 14525 Barkwood Drive Rockville, MD 20853  (Remember items requiring signature may not be accepted)

6. Clubs with multiple teams applying PLEASE send seperate Fee and Bond Checks for each team. 
Age Group Players on Field Entry Fee Minimum Games
U9-U10 
7v7 $650 3 games minimum 
U11 8v8 $775 3 games minimum
U12 8v8 $825 3 games minimum
U12 11V11 $975 3 games minimum
U13-U15 11v11 $975 - plus seperate Performance Bond of $300 3 games minimum
U16, U17& U19 11v11 $1025 - plus seperate Performance Bond of $300 3 games minimum

Boys and girls divisions at each age
Premier and Challenge groups at most ages

Performance bond of $300 due from U13 through U19 Boys & Girls teams. Performance bonds will be returned to teams after the completion of the tournament. ($300 performance bond must be written as a separate check.) NOTE: NO BOND REQUIRED FOR ATLANTIC SOCCER LEAGUE (ASL) TEAMS!!!!!!!


The Bethesda Thanksgiving Tournament is open to highly competitive club teams. This is a USYSA sanctioned tournament through the Maryland State Youth Soccer Association. All teams must be affiliated and their players registered with USYSA or US Club through their respective state associations.  Teams must be in good standing with their state association to play in our tournament. USYSA & US Club rosters and cards will be accepted.  Foreign clubs are not eligible for the tournament.  Permission to Travel Forms (not necessary for Region I teams with the exception ofConnecticut and New Jersey), validated State player passes with photos and official team rosters  will be required of all teams accepted into the tournament. You should medical release forms available for each rostered player.

If you have previously registered for another tournament whose applications are processed by SoccerScheduler, you will already have a team page in their system. If this is your first application to a tournament processed by SoccerScheduler, you will create your team page at the start of the application process.

Please read all of the notes and directions on the application.

NOTE that you must send your tournament fee payment check by postal mail to Bethesda Soccer Club immediately after you apply online and receive your application confirmation number. You must enclose a copy of your confirmation e-mail with your check to assure your check is credited to the proper team. Noting your confirmation  number on all checks would be appreciated. Mail requiring a signature (certified, registered, etc.)  may not be accepted. 

DEADLINE:
 Deadline for on-line registration and OUR RECEIPT OF ENTRY FEE AND ENCLOSURES is September 21, 2013. Applications received after September 21nd will be placed on a waiting list. 

ENCLOSURES: You must submit by the deadline in one envelope: 
1. A copy of your confirmation of Registration from SoccerScheduler.com

2. Checks or money orders for the full tournament fee payable to BETHESDA SOCCER CLUB (U.S. DOLLARS ONLY), application will not be considered complete without payment. If your team is accepted, the fee is non-refundable. If your team is accepted and later withdraws, the fee is non-refundable and sanctions may be placed against your team for participation in future tournaments. Should your team not be accepted, the fee(original checks) will be returned by the end of October 2013.

3. Performance bond of $300 (separate check please) for U13, U14, U15, U16, U17 & U19 boys and girls teams (EXCEPT ASL TEAMS

4. Please denote your team name and confirmation number on all checks. 

5. MAIL COMPLETED APPLICATION AND ENCLOSURES TO: Bethesda Soccer Club c/o Linda Norton 14525 Barkwood Drive Rockville, MD 20853  (Remember items requiring signature may not be accepted)

6. Clubs with multiple teams applying PLEASE send seperate Fee and Bond Checks for each team. 

Field Status

Open Open

Walter Johnson HS Turf (10:46 AM | 05/12/14)

Open Open

Wootton HS Turf (10:46 AM | 05/12/14)

Open Open

Richard Montgomery HS Turf  (10:46 AM | 05/12/14)

Open Open

Maryland Soccerplex (10:46 AM | 05/12/14)

Open Open

Muldoons Farm (10:46 AM | 05/12/14)