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Active Start Soccer Fests are back for a 15th season!

Posted on 16 April 2012 in Active Start Soccer Fests

The Canadian Soccer Association is pleased to announce that the Active Start Soccer Fests program is back for another year and is celebrating its 15th edition! Building on a successful 2011 season, the Canadian Soccer Association and its national sponsors are once again proud to deliver the largest grassroots soccer program in the country.

Active Start Soccer Fests are a financial grant based program designed to provide resources to host a soccer celebration in your community. Clubs can apply online and pending provincial approval receive a festival package which they can use to showcase their festival. In addition to this, clubs will receive an event package which includes individual participation certificates and a wide array of promotional giveaways from the program’s national sponsors. In addition, the program sponsors will visit select festivals providing added value and increased giveaways enriching the festival experience for all participants and festival attendees.

The Active Start Soccer Fests website ( features an exciting photo gallery and a fun and games section. The sponsor promotions section of the site will be updated regularly to include great contests throughout the 2012 season.

On behalf of the Canadian Soccer Association and all of its sponsors we look forward to working with you to make your event a memorable and fun experience for all!

Visit the online application form to bring a festival back to your club. Keep in mind you can host up to three festivals in a calendar year.

The deadline to apply is 23 April 2012.

Current 2012 Active Start Soccer Fests sponsors include:
Amway – BMO – Canon – Chevrolet -- Teck – Banana Boat – Del Monte – Kumon – Nutella – Scotts – State Farm

Thank you for your support and for your participation in Canada’s largest national grass roots soccer program!

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