Adaptive Soccer Program
The Port Moody Soccer Club is excited to offer an Adaptive Soccer Program. If you are interested in trying one session before committing to the program, please do not hesitate to contact us.
In partnership with Unique Get Together Society, this program is offered to girls and boys, aged 6-16. All youth with disabilities/abilities are welcome.
Both the PMSC and Unique Get Together Society, have common mission statements:
The Port Moody Soccer Club is a community built on PRIDE, LOYALTY, and RESPECT.
Together we foster an environment where enjoyment and love of the game are encouraged at all ages.
Unique Get Together Society (UGTS):
We believe that every child, regardless of their ability, has the right to access recreation in their community. UGTS's goal is to provide recreational activities that empower, fosters development, independence and creates lasting friendship and fulfillment for children of all abilities. UGTS provide service, support and emotional relief for children and families who have special abilities while advocating for social change so that every child is included and valued in our communities.
For more information on the Unique Get Together Society (UGTS) please visit the below links:
Meet the Coaches
Introducing Kelsey Merritt, as Head Coach for the PMSC Adaptive Soccer Program. Kelsey has been with the soccer club as one of the coaches for the Adaptive Soccer Program since it started in 2017. She has played soccer for 20 years both in rec leagues and competitive teams. Kelsey brings her fun-loving attitude and passion for soccer to the club. She is currently completing her Bachelors of Therapeutic Recreation that has helped her and Danielle design sessions that support all abilities. Kelsey believes that everyone has the right to leisure and recreation and that soccer is an opportunity to help individuals come together to gain new skills and most of all have fun.
Introducing Danielle Barrett, Head Coach for the PMSC Adaptive Soccer Program. Danielle has been with PMSC as one of the coaches for the Adaptive Soccer Program since it started in 2017. She has played soccer for over 15 years. Danielle brings her passion for soccer and a positive attitude to the program. She is currently completing her Bachelors of Therapeutic Recreation which has helped guide her and Kelsey as they support the children and their needs, and design fun and purposeful sessions. Danielle values the right to recreation and leisure and believes that everybody deserves the opportunity to participate and have fun. She believes that soccer is a great way to get active, have fun and gain new skills
Introducing Morgan Barrett as Assistant Coach for the PMSC Adaptive Soccer Program. Hi, my name is Morgan and I have been with the Adaptive Soccer Program since January of 2018. I have played soccer for over 15 years. I am currently enrolled at Douglas College to become an elementary school teacher. My personal goal for the program is to help the children learn new soccer skills as well as create a positive and fun environment.
Introducing Leah Tinaburri, as Assistant Coach for the PMSC Adaptive Soccer Program. Hi there! My name is Leah Tinaburri and I am an assistant coach for the Adaptive Soccer program. I’ve played soccer for 13 years in the Port Moody Soccer club and I continue to play for a women’s league in Coquitlam. I love playing soccer and I’m excited to teach kids of varying abilities within the program the essential skills needed for soccer! I look forward to volunteering and meeting all the kids and parents!!
- When: Fridays
- Time: 6:30pm – 7:30pm
- Location: Trasolini Turf Warm up Cage - located at south end of the main soccer field behind the Port Moody Rec Center. Rain back-up for inclement weather is Parkland Elementary.
- Registration: Registration open - CLICK HERE
2018 Fall Season: Begins Sept 14th
2019 Winter Season: Begins Jan 11th
- # of Sessions: 10
- Cost: $125
* Port Moody Soccer Club uniform is provided, including shorts, socks & jersey.
*KidSport Funding is available, and all Ministry Funding is accepted*
If you are interested in trying one session before committing to the program, please do not hesitate to contact us.
Adaptive Soccer Contact - Teri Shaw firstname.lastname@example.org