EVENTS Move to Testlands : This transition has now been up and running for a week now and it has gone very well and the players love their new home.The testlands Hub management and Chris has had many meetings leading up to the move ref to other opportunities within the hub etc, we have fantastic facilities that we can use along side their very established Testlands Youth FC , chris will be working with the coaching staff of TYFC ref to talent ID to bring into our own foundation sides (Testlands Diamonds ) and our academy sides ) DNYS Academy southampton . Awards We have been awarded the FA Charter Standard accredition as being one of the best clubs for structure , player policies , and safegaurding . This opens up many more avenues to funding , discounts on equipment and many other benefits to the club and its players. Open Trials This is open to players from Testland Youth FC and other boy and girls outside of the club to trial for our Foundation Squads and Academy squads for 9s - 12s and 16s - 18s The trial dates are as follows Monday 22nd July 5pm - 6.30pm Under 9s - 12s Thursday 25th July 6.00 - 7.30pm Under 16s /18s Open Evening Friday 26th July 4pm - 8pm This is the chance to come and see the facilities at Testlands and join us to celebrate our Charter Standard award and we all get together for our own little awards for the teams last season ie under 18s . There will be a barbacue etc for the evening . Please make the effort to come and get us all together after a very eventful and stressful season ref to moving etc , we deserve all deserve it.
SPORTS LEADERS UK
We have been awarded by Sports Leaders as a Qualification Centre to deliver all there awards and qualifications up Level 5 ( which is a primary school sports qualification as a PE Teacher ) .
This is a fantastic of which our Director of has gone through by attending qualifications and centre management programs as a tutor and assessor . We are the only grassroots club in the UK that has gained this award outside the normal educational structure.
We wish to implement acheivement by putting inplace awards to our younger players as well as our 14s upwards.