Looking for something? Please check out our Frequently Asked Questions Knowledge Base below.
- How do I access receipts for my program purchases?
To access receipts for programs you have paid and registered for, please first log into your Power Up account. On the left side of the screen, click the RECEIPTS tab. This screen will show all of your past purchases - click the applicable order number to access the receipt. Click the BLUE printer button to print for your records.
We are no longer issuing tax receipts because the Children’s Fitness Benefit was phased out in 2016 - https://www.canada.ca/en/revenue-agency/programs/about-canada-revenue-agency-cra/federal-government-budgets/budget-2016-growing-middle-class/childrens-fitness-arts-tax-credits.html
- What age groups and programs does CMFSC offer?
Initiation Academy (Under 4 to Under 7)
Under 4 Initiation Academy Program
The Under 4 Initiation Program is for boys and girls pre-school age. The season runs indoors once per week scheduled either on a mid-week evening, or Friday afternoon from September to early March with a winter break. One parent or caregiver for each player is required at all sessions to participate in this parent and tot program. Each session is led by a CMFSC Staff Coach and supported by volunteer parents coaches. More information about this program can be found at the following link.
Under 5 Initiation Academy Program
The Under 5 Initiation Program is for boys and girls pre-school age. The season runs indoors once per week scheduled either on a mid-week evening, Friday afternoon, or Saturday morning from September to early March with a winter break. Each session is led by a CMFSC Staff Coach and supported by volunteer parents coaches. More information about this program can be found at the following link.
Under 6 & Under 7 Initiation Academy Program
The Under 6 & Under 7 Initiation Program is for boys and girls in Kindergarten (Under 6) and Grade 1 (Under 7). This program runs twice per week. One session is a practice that is held in a school gym and scheduled between Monday and Thursday. Each week-day session is led by a CMFSC Staff Coach and supported by volunteer parents coaches.The second session is on Saturday mornings for boys and Sunday mornings for girls. The season runs from September to early March with a winter break. More information about this program can be found at the following link.
Minis (Under 8 to Under 10)
Under 8 to Under 10 Two Streamed Development
The Under 8 to Under 10 Two Streamed Program is for boys and girls in Grade 2 (Under 8), Grade 3 (Under 9), and Grade 4 (Under 10). The goal of ability based teams it to allow all players to play at their skill and confidence level. We want all players to be challenged, to build their skills and to enjoy their playing experiences. We believe that providing children with the opportunity to play with and against those of similar ability will enhance both player and coach development. More information about this program can be found at the following link.
Minis (Under 11 to Under 12)
The Under 11 (Grade 5) & Under 12 (Grade 6) age group is a continuation of the philosophy of our Under 8 to Under 10 Two Streamed House League. Grouping players with similar ability, coaches will be able to deliver activities at a pace that will meet their players’ needs. In this way, instruction is differentiated, meeting players at their level with the goal of moving them along the continuum of Long Term Player Development. We want all players to be challenged, to build their skills and to enjoy their playing experiences. More information about this program can be found at the following link.
BC Soccer Premier League (Under 13 to Under 18)
Under 13 to Under 18 BC Soccer Premier League
The BC Soccer Premier League (BCSPL) is the Premier league for youth players in BC. Coquitlam Metro-Ford SC is one of 8 clubs in BC with the rights to participate in this league. Players from this league are eligible for Provincial Team Selection as well for selection for the Whitecaps Residency and the REX Program. More information about the Coquitlam Metro-Ford SC BCSPL Program, can be found here.
More information about the BC Soccer Premier League can be found on the league website: BCSPL League Website
Divisional (Under 13 to Under 18)
Under 13 to Under 18 Boys/Girls Metro, Division 1, Division 2 & Division 3
The Under 13 to Under 18 Boys & Girl's teams from Coquitlam Metro-Ford participate in the BC Coastal Soccer League. This includes Metro (Tier 2), Division 1 (Tier 3), Division 2 (Tier 4), and Division 3 (Tier 5). More information about the Coquitlam Metro-Ford SC Division Teams can be found here.
More information about the BC Coastal Soccer League can be found on the league website: https://www.bccoastalsoccerleague.ca
- When will Online Registration be open?
Our online registration system opens on Feb 15th and our early registration ends May 15th. After May 15th a late fee will be applied to registration and placement on a team is not assured.Please click here to Register Now
- What is your refund policy?
Only those players who register by May 15th will be placed on a team in the pre-determined order of registration (subject to Coach availability). After May 15th, a late fee of $50.00 applies to all registrations.
If you register on a waitlist, you will be required to pay the $50.00 late fee only. If you are offered a spot in the program, full payment of the registration fees will be due within one week of being removed from the waitlist - if fees are not paid, your child may be placed back on the waitlist and the next player in line will be served. If we are unable to remove your child from the waitlist, the late fee of $50 will be refunded.
Players and parents should be aware that accepting, including verbal, and then subsequently withdrawing from one of the following teams will result in forfeiture of their registration fees:
- All U13 – U18 teams
- U11 - U12 Division 1 & 2 teams
- U8 – U10 Development Teams
Players participating in U12 and below age groups, excluding Development and Divisional players (as stated above), are eligible for refunds (subject to the same contingencies listed above), provided such requests are received in writing by Member Services prior to October 15th.
A written request to the Registrar is required for the return of registration fees. It is club policy that refunds will ONLY be given under extenuating circumstances. Return of the registration fee will be contingent on the following:
- a $30.00 cancellation fee
- prorated amount, based on portion of season elapsed
- deduction of unrecoverable costs (i.e. affiliation fees, equipment, team pictures, etc.)
- return of any outstanding raffle tickets and/or funds
If you would like to be placed on a wait list or would like more information please review the list of Age Group Coordinators on this page.
- Is there an in-person registration day?
No, our registration process is only supported on-line.
- If I played for CMFSC last season, do I still need to register?
Yes, the same procedure applies to CMFSC players…only players who register by May 15th will be placed on a team in the pre-determined order of registration (subject to Coach availability)
- How do I register my child?
All players must register for the 2018-19 season prior to the first evaluation for their respective team/level.
All Division 3 players are asked to register prior to May 15th and prior to the team formation sessions held in June.
As per our registration policy only those players House (Division 3) players who register by May 15th will be placed on a team in the pre-determined order of registration. After May 15th, a non-refundable late fee of $50.00 applies, and team placement is not assured.
- What kind of Coach Support is there?
The Under 8 to Under 12 divisions are overseen by club Technical Staff, Esteban Mora (boys) and Andrea Maloney (girls). Each age group and gender will also have an Age Group Staff Head Coach assigned to support the volunteer coaches. The Age Group Staff Head Coaches will provide coach development sessions throughout the season, provide team support, and will be monitoring games.
The Club also offers Coach Development Courses - https://www.cmfsc.ca/coaching-certification-pathway-info