Recreational Program

Recreational ProgramsFall 2014 Recreational Soccer

Looking for some fun, noncompetitive soccer action? Rush Soccer recreational programs are available in The Woodlands area, Conroe area, and the North Houston area. The Rec program emphasizes fun for all participants; age appropriate development of players, formation of equally balanced teams, and education for coaches and referees. Please read our Fall 2014 Recreational Soccer Season Information for guidance prior to the season. Click below for more details about our recreational programs offered in your area.

Click Here for the  2014 Fall PICTURE DAY SCHEDULE

Click Here for the  2014 Fall Game Schedule

Click Here for the 2014 Fall U4/U5/U6 Pro Training Schedule

Click Here for the 2014 Fall U7+ Pro Training Schedule

Registration has closed. Click here to contact our Recreational Administrator Natalie Olivarez for more information on how to be added to a waiting list.

Texas Rush Recreational Soccer Areas

The Woodlands area recreational program is held at Bear Branch Park and Alden Bridge Sports Complex.

Schedules and Training/Game Details

Schedules for Fall 2014 Season

*Times for practices and pro training have been changed this season. Practice timeslots are now 5:15-6:15, 6:15-7:15 and 7:15 –8:15

Professional Training Details

  • Players are coached by professional international licensed staff once a week (U7+)
  • Training is held at Alden Bridge Park (4751 Hwy 242, The Woodlands, TX, 77382) Monday-Thursday, and at Bear Branch (5205 Research Forest Drive, The Woodlands TX, 77381) on Friday.

Game Detail

  • Games are generally played on Saturdays, but some Sunday afternoon games may be scheduled. Teams in the U15 and younger age groups will play most (if not all) games at Bear Branch Sports Park in The Woodlands, at 5205 Research Forest Dr across from The Woodlands Teen Center. During the season, a game or two may be played in Conroe, at Carl Barton, or North Houston, Lents Family Park West.
  • U16+ teams will play games at Bear Branch Sports Park and/or neighboring North Houston TYSA approved soccer club fields – field directions to these fields are available at www.timberlinesoccer.com.

 

Program Fees

  • U4 – $150 per season (Volunteer coach practice 1 night p/week + weekend game)
  • U5-U6 – $150 per season (Volunteer coach practice 1 night p/week + Pro training once p/season + weekend game)
  • U7-U10 – $220 per season (Volunteer coach practice 1 night p/week + Pro training 1 night p/week + weekend game)
  • U11-U15 -$250 per season (Volunteer coach practice 1 night p/week + Pro training 1 night p/week + small sided weekend game)
  • U16-U18 – $300 per season (Volunteer coach practice 1 night p/week + Pro training 1 night p/week + TYSA league weekend games)

*We will form teams by age group and gender, if necessary we may combine age groups such as U4 & U5

**Uniforms are NOT included in your registration. Click on this link and select the 2014 RECREATION tab to order your uniform online! It’s fast, easy and shipped right to your door! Mix match sizes and pick your own jersey number. (U16/U17 have assigned jersey numbers – check with your volunteer coach). Required items: one royal blue adidas jersey, one white adidas jersey, one pair of black adidas shorts, one pair of royal blue adidas socks. All other items are optional. Approximate cost: Youth kit = $65 with standard shipping, Adult kit = $70 with standard shipping. Please allow 3 to 4 weeks for delivery.

***Starting September 2, 2014 a $25 late fee will be applied to your child’s registration.

 

Coaches Information

Coach Overview

The Texas Rush Recreational program is a volunteer based program with each team requiring at least ONE volunteer coach. Volunteer coaches are directed and guided by a team of dedicated professional coaches.

Volunteer Recreational Coach Role/Procedures

  • Conduct 1 team practice (45 minutes – 1 hour) at club approved facility.
  • Coach 1 game per week.
  • Contact point for team parents.
  • Additional training, games, scrimmages, and tournament play must be approved by the Director of Coaching-Recreational.

**Every volunteer coach must complete a background check during registration. Coaches are expected to follow all Texas Rush policies and rules regarding training sessions and games.

Field Maps

  • Alden Bridge Park (4751 W HWY 242, The Woodlands TX, 77382)
  • Bear Branch Soccer Fields ( 5205 Research Forest Drive, The Woodlands TX, 77381)
  • Carl Barton Jr Park (S Loop 336 East, Conroe TX, 77304)
  • Lents Family Park West (18103 Cypress Trace, Houston TX, 77090)

The Conroe area recreational program is held at Carl Barton Jr. Park.

Schedules and Training/Game Details

Schedules for Spring 2014 Season

Professional Training Details

  • Players are coached by professional licensed staff once a week (U7+)

Game Detail

  • Games are generally played on Saturdays, but some Sunday afternoon games may be scheduled. Teams in the U15 and younger age groups will play most (if not all) games at Bear Branch Sports Park in The Woodlands, at 5205 Research Forest Dr across from The Woodlands Teen Center. During the season, a game or two may be played in Conroe, at Carl Barton.
  • U16+ teams will play games at Bear Branch Sports Park and/or neighboring North Houston TYSA approved soccer club fields – field directions to these fields are available at www.timberlinesoccer.com.

 

Program Fees

  • U5-U6 Co-ed  – $125 per season (Volunteer coach practice 1 night p/week + weekend game)
  • U7-U10- $150 per season (Volunteer coach practice 1 night p/week + Pro training 1 night/week + weekend game)
  • U11+ – $225 per season (Volunteer coach practice 1 night p/week + Pro training 1 night p/week + weekend game)

 

Coaches Information

Coach Overview

Notice! Online registration for the coaches in Conroe – Each coach must register every season. The Texas Rush Recreational program is a volunteer based program with each team requiring at least ONE volunteer coach. Volunteer coaches are directed and guided by a team of dedicated professional coaches.

Volunteer Recreational Coach role/procedures

  • Conduct 1 team practice (45 minutes – 1 hour) at club approved facility.
  • Coach 1 game per week.
  • Contact point for team parents.
  • Additional training, games, scrimmages, and tournament play must be approved by the Director of Coaching-Recreational.

**Every volunteer coach must complete a background check during registration. Coaches are expected to follow all Texas Rush policies and rules regarding training sessions and games.

Important Coaches Links

Field Maps

The North Houston area recreational program is held at Lents Family Park West.

Schedules and Training/Game Details

Schedules for Fall 2014 Season

Professional Training Details

  • Players are coached by professional licensed staff once a week (U7+)
  • Training is held at Lents Family Park West (18103 Cypress Trace, Houston, TX 77090)

Game Detail

  • Games are generally played on Saturdays, but some Sunday afternoon games may be scheduled. Teams in the U15 and younger age groups will play most (if not all) games at Bear Branch Sports Park in The Woodlands, at 5205 Research Forest Dr across from The Woodlands Teen Center. During the season, a game or two may be played in Conroe, at Carl Barton, or North Houston, Lents Family Park West.
  • U16+ teams will play games at Bear Branch Sports Park and/or neighboring North Houston TYSA approved soccer club fields – field directions to these fields are available at www.timberlinesoccer.com.

 

Program Fees

  • U5-U6 – $110 per season (Volunteer coach practice 1 night p/week)
  • U7-U10 – $150 per season (Volunteer coach practice 1 night p/week + Pro training 1 night p/week + weekend game)
  • U11+ – $175 per season (Volunteer coach practice 1 night p/week + Pro training 1 night p/week + weekend game)

 

Coaches Information

Coach Overview

The Texas Rush Recreational program is a volunteer based program with each team requiring at least ONE volunteer coach. Volunteer coaches are directed and guided by a team of dedicated professional coaches.

Volunteer Recreational Coach Role/Procedures

  • Conduct 1 team practice (45 minutes – 1 hour) at club approved facility.
  • Coach 1 game per week.
  • Contact point for team parents.
  • Additional training, games, scrimmages, and tournament play must be approved by the Director of Coaching-Recreational.

**Every volunteer coach must complete a background check during registration. Coaches are expected to follow all Texas Rush policies and rules regarding training sessions and games.

Important Coaches Links

KidSafe Application
Practice Ideas

Field Maps

2014/2015 “Age Group Matrix”

To find out what age category your child will play in for the 2014/15 season, click here.

Season Dates

Fall 2014: September 13 – November 15
Spring 2015: February – May (Additional summer programming and camps available in June/July)
Please see Recreational Soccer Season Information for more information.
Financial Assistance Application Registration Form

Ball size chart

  • U-4 through U-8 Ball Size #3
  • U-9 through U-12 Ball Size #4
  • U-13 through U-19 Ball Size #5

Volunteer Options

Click to find out more about how you can help!

Player Expectations

  • Work hard
  • Respond positively to coaching
  • Punctuality 10 minutes early for training 30 minutes early for games
  • Dress appropriately at all times (Rush attire, shinguards)
  • Respect coaches, teammates, opponents and referees

Interested in becoming a coach?

Please direct all questions to our Director of Coaching – Recreational: Michael Quinn mquinn@texasrush.com
General questions about the program please contact the Recreational Administrator: Natalie Olivarez nolivarez@texasrush.com