Uniform/Training Clothing Requirements

 

U3-U8 Age Groups

  • All players are required to wear their own shin guards/pads.
     
  • Players are permitted to wear sneakers but outdoor soccer cleats are recommended for stability and traction when playing on grass or turf.
     
  • For the summer and winter seasons, mini players will have a jersey, pair of black shorts, and black soccer socks provided to them shortly before or at their first practice. Tim Horton’s supplies the mini jerseys, shorts, and socks for players to keep. The jersey, shorts, and socks should be worn to every practice.
     
  • During the summer season, Mini Players will be provided with a size 3 soccer ball to keep which they will need to bring to each and every practice. It is strongly recommended that their name be written on the ball in permanent marker as all the balls are the same.
     
  • For U7/8/9/10/11 Skills Centers – Skills Center players are expected to wear club-approved Adidas Navy shorts and Navy soccer socks and club training shirts to all training sessions and jamboree games. These are available for purchase online or at the UDFC office.

U10/12C Community Programs

  • All players are required to wear their own shin guards/pads.
     
  • For the summer program, Players are strongly encouraged to wear outdoor soccer cleats and socks for playing on grass or turf.  Outdoor soccer cleats will provide stability and traction. For the winter program, indoor sneakers or flat soccer shoes (no cleats) are required as the program is held indoors.
  • The club provides the equipment (game balls, etc.). For the summer program, Players are asked to pay a $20 jersey deposit at registration.  If Jersey is not returned at the end of the season, we will keep the deposit.
  • Club-approved tracksuits and club clothing are available for purchase here but are optional.  

U7/U8/U9/U10/U11 Skills Centers, U12 A/B Pre-Performance, U13/15/18 B Community, U13/15/18 A Competitive, and U13/15/18 AA and U14/15/17 AAA High-Performance Programs

  • All players are required to wear outdoor soccer cleats and have shin guards/pads when playing.  Indoor running shoes or soccer shoes are required for gym floors when training inside in the spring or winter.
     
  • Players are expected to have their own size 4 (U13B and down) or size 5 ball (13A and up) to practice at home. The club will provide balls for practices.
     
  • The players expected to wear club-approved Adidas Navy shorts and Navy soccer socks.  Available for purchase online or at the UDFC office. 
  • U8/9/10/11 Skills Centre players require club training shirts in navy and green for all practices and games. Training shirts may be purchased here. U10/11 Skill Centre players will require a navy UDFC “Jersey-4-Life” for $60. Click here to learn more about the Jersey-4-Life program. Alternate green jerseys are purchased for $20 here.
  • The club provides the equipment (game balls, etc.). U12 A, U13/15/18 B Community and U13/15/17/18 Performance players will purchase a navy UDFC “Jersey-4-Life” for $60. Click here to learn more about the Jersey-4-Life program. Alternate green jerseys are purchased for $20 here.
  • Club-approved tracksuits and club clothing are available for purchase on our online shop but are optional for all groups except for Performance teams where the requirement for tracksuits at levels AAA and AA will be a team decision.
     
  • At the Performance level, players are asked to wear club training shirts to practice which are available for purchase here.

Uniform/Clothing by Playing Level Table

The additional clothing that will need to be purchased will depend on your child’s playing level. The table below provides more detail. The key for the table is as follows:

  • Provided by club – you do not need to purchase this item. The club will provide it for you and the costs are included in your registration.
     
  • Mandatory – you need to purchase this item. You are encouraged to purchase the item through the club to take advantage of club pricing. The costs are not part of your registration. The item can be ordered or picked up at our office.
     
  • Recommended – you are strongly encouraged to purchase this item. You are encouraged to purchase the item through the club to take advantage of club pricing. The costs are not part of your registration.
     
  • Optional – you are welcome to purchase this item, but it is not required in any way. You are encouraged to purchase the item through the club to take advantage of club pricing. The costs are not part of your registration.
     
  •  “Jersey-4-Life” Players purchase their Navy UDFC jerseys for $60. Green Alternates are sold for $20.  Click here to learn more about the Jersey-4-Life program.

 

 Uniform/Training Clothing
Age/Level Jersey Shorts Socks Navy Training ACT Dry Fit Shirt Electric Training ACT Dry Fit Shirt Tracksuit
U14-18 AAA, AA, U13 AA

Jersey-4-Life + green alternate

Mandatory

Navy Adidas- Mandatory Navy (main) & White (alternate) – Mandatory Mandatory   Team Decision
U13-18 A

Jersey-4-Life + green alternate

Mandatory

Navy Adidas- Mandatory Navy (main) & White (alternate) – Mandatory Mandatory   Optional
U13-18 B

Jersey-4-Life + green alternate

Mandatory

Navy Adidas- Mandatory Navy Adidas – Mandatory Recommended   Optional
U12 A/B  

Jersey-4-Life + green alternate

Mandatory

Navy Adidas- Mandatory Navy (main) & White (alternate) – Mandatory Mandatory   Optional

 

U8/U9 Skill Centre

 

Navy Adidas-

Mandatory

Navy Adidas - Mandatory Mandatory Mandatory  
U10/U11 Skill Center 

Jersey-4-Life + green alternate -

Mandatory

 

 

Navy Adidas- Mandatory

 

 

Navy Adidas – Mandatory Mandatory   Optional
U10 Community Provided by the club with Deposit

 

Black or Navy 

 

Black or Navy

Optional   Optional
U12 Community Provided by the club with Deposit 

Navy Adidas-

Mandatory

Navy Adidas - Mandatory Optional    
U3 – U8 Mini Provided by Tim Hortons- Free

 

Provided by Tim Hortons

 

 

Provided by Tim Hortons

Optional   Optional