The Official American Youth Soccer Organization Handbook

The Official American Youth Soccer Organization Handbook

Rules, Regulations, Skills, and Everything Else Kids, Parents, and Coaches Need to Participate in Youth Soccer

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Baker & Taylor
An authoritative handbook from the American Youth Soccer Organization (AYSO) provides clear explanations of official soccer rules and regulations, guidelines for practicing essential skills safely, the objectives of each position, and an emphasis on how to create a positive sports environment based on mutual respect, sportsmanship, and ethical play. Original. 27,500 first printing.

Baker
& Taylor

Provides explanations of official soccer rules and regulations, safety guidelines, the objectives of each position, and the importance of a positive sports environment based on respect, sportsmanship, and ethical play.

Simon and Schuster
The first book endorsed by AYSO -- the organization that soccer moms and dads trust most -- that presents all the basics of youth soccer
If you are a soccer parent, coach, or referee, or just a youth soccer enthusiast, The Official American Youth Soccer Organization Handbook is for you. Dr. Vincent Fortanasce, Lawrence Robinson, and John Ouellette, the National AYSO coach, have written the book that will help everyone to better understand the rules, regulations, and skills that are essential to the game and a rewarding soccer experience for the children who play. In a straightforward, easy-to-follow style, The Official AYSO Handbook covers:
  • the five philosophies of AYSO: everyone plays, balanced teams, open registration, positive coaching, and good sportsmanship
  • the responsibilities of each position
  • the complete rules of youth soccer, including offside, throw-ins, and penalty kicks
  • skills such as ball control, goalkeeping, heading, and shooting
  • short-sided soccer rules for children between the ages of six and twelve
  • information for the prevention and treatment of the most common soccer injuries

AYSO is the best and most trusted youth soccer authority. And now, Fortanasce, Robinson, and Ouellette have collected AYSO's expertise in this indispensable book -- a must-have for anyone who embraces the important role that youth soccer can play in a child's life.

Publisher: New York : Fireside, [2001]
Copyright Date: ©2001
ISBN: 9780743213844
074321384X
Branch Call Number: J 796.334 OFFIC
Characteristics: 251 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Notes: Includes index

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