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Extra Program

     AYSO EXTRA/FLEX is a progressive player program designed to provide a more challenging level of soccer for AYSO players who have the interest, skills and abilities. It enhances that player's experience and individual growth through soccer while retaining the spirit of and organization membership in AYSO. EXTRA is not designed to overshadow or harm the standard primary program - rather the goal is to strengthen AYSO by recruiting and retaining players and volunteers through providing more competitive play the AYSO way - all EXTRA programs embrace the Six Philosophies of AYSO.
      The EXTRA/FLEX program is designed to provide a more competitive level of play to those players who possess the appropriate skills, commitment and abilities. The EXTRA/FLEX program for all Section
11 Areas will include U9, U10, U11, U12, U13, U14 and U16 age divisions for each gender.

How to become a Extra Coach

Coach eligibility (coach and assistant coach)
Coaches participating in EXTRA should be of excellent character. At a minimum, EXTRA Coaches and Assistant Coaches must:

  1. Have a current volunteer application on file at the National Office;
  2. Be an AYSO trained coach as specified in these guidelines;
  3. Be Safe Haven certified;
  4. Be an active participant in the Region’s standard primary program as an instructor, coach or referee mentor, or other volunteer service the Region determines adequate to fulfill this requirement;
  5. Be in good standing with the Region, Area, Section and AYSO;
  6. Be approved by the Region Board of Directors; and
  7. Be evaluated and renewed each membership year. 

Required coaching certifications
Coaches must have completed the minimum training levels below:

  1. U-9/10: U-12 Coach Certified
  2. U-11/12: Intermediate Coach Certified
  3. U-13/14: Advanced Coach Certified
  4.  U-16: National Coach Certified (Recommended) 

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AYSO Region 54

P.O. Box 4509 
Cerritos, California 90703

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Phone : 714-926-3035
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