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North Carolina FC Youth

Program Information

Recreation Program

The NCFC Youth Recreation Program is one of the largest soccer programs in the country, with more than 6,000 players annually. The Recreation Program serves Cary, Garner, Raleigh, Wake Forest, Holly Springs, Fuquay Varina, Durham, and Chapel Hill. Offered to players ages 4-19, Recreation soccer is designed for players of all skill levels and offers an introductory, fun playing environment.


New users must create an account through BlueSombrero to register for available programs within our club.

Step-by-step instructions

Guía de Registro

Important Dates

Spring 2019
December 21*Early Bird DeadlineMarch 30-31 #5 Play Date
January 7**Guaranteed Placement
April 6-7
#6 Play Date 
February 18
Practices Begin
April 13-14
#7 Play Date
(1st Weekend of WCPSS Spring Break)
March 2-3
#1 Play Date
April 20-21
(Easter Weekend)
No Games
March 9-10
#2 Play Date
April 27-28
#8 Play Date
March 16-17
#3 Play Date
May 4-5
Rain Makeup
March 23-24 #4 Play Date

*Register by December 21, 2018 to save $25 on registration fees.
** Register by January 7 to be guaranteed team placement. Players that wish to return to their Fall teams must also register this date.

Age and Skill Levels

Our Recreation Program is offered to players ages 4-19 are able to play in the Recreation Program. The program is designed for beginner level players and those looking to have FUN. Our Recreation program encourages developmental growth but focuses on the love of the game in a positive and enjoyable environment.

Check the birth year chart below to find the appropriate age group.
Birth Year Chart

Location and Fields

Players select a designated region during registraion, which determines where practices (and games for U5-U9 players) are held. Our Recreation Program serves Cary, Raleigh, Garner, Wake Forest, Holly Springs/ Fuquay-Varina (HSFV), and Durham/Chapel Hill (DCH). We place players on teams in their selected area and use home addresses to try and keep kids in the same neighborhood on the same team.

U5-U9: Games and practices located in selected region.
U10-U19: Games can be at other areas in the NCFC system.

Field Locations and Maps

Policies and Forms

Read more about Recreation Policies including refunds, uniforms, insurance, and equipment.


Helpful Links

Recreation Sponsors










Goalkeeper Clinics

Our Goalkeeper Clinics are designed for Recreation and Challenge players interested in developing and furthering goalkeeping techniques. They're also free!

Click here to learn more

Free Player Clinics

U5-U8 players are invited to join Recreation Director Scott Becker for our Spring 2018 Player Clinics, sponsored by Goldfish Swim School.

Learn more


On or off the field, WakeMed's Urgent Care and ED provides top quality care across the Triangle.

WakeMed Urgent Care and ED Locations

Contact Us

Questions? Check out our FAQ page and if you still have questions contact your area administrator. 

Raleigh: Mary Puckett
[email protected]

Cary, Garner, Holly Springs/Fuquay-Varina: Megan George
[email protected]

Durham-Chapel Hill, Hillandale, Wake Forest: Andrew Tait
[email protected]


North Carolina FC Youth
5017 Memory Road 
Raleigh, North Carolina 27609

Phone : 919-834-3951
Email: [email protected]



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