For Players aged 5-6 years old
Surf Juniors
FOR NON-TEAM MEMBERS

Western Washington Surf Juniors Program

The mission of the Surf Juniors Soccer Program is to provide a comprehensive, engaging, and enjoyable introduction to soccer for children aged 5-6 years that are not currently members of a team in the club. This program is free for non-team members…and you get a free jersey!

At Surf Juniors, we believe in the holistic development of young athletes. Our philosophy centers on the idea that learning soccer skills and participating in sports is about more than just physical activity—it’s about building character, confidence, and camaraderie among young participants. We strive to create a nurturing environment where children can develop both their athletic abilities and personal growth attributes such as teamwork, respect, and perseverance. 

SURF JUNIORS 2024 SCHEDULE

Sessions start in June and are FREE for Non-team members the first 4 weeks! Please be aware that there is a 20 spot limit per session. Our events are currently being hosted in Puyallup (South Location), Bothell (North Location), and Bellevue (Central Location). Don’t miss out on this opportunity to join us at a location near you!

20 FREE SPOTS

THURSDAY: South

  • 6:15-7:15pm:2019-2018 Boys & Girls
  • *FOR NON-TEAM MEMBERS ONLY
20 FREE SPOTS

TUESDAY: North

  • 6-7pm: 2019-2018 Boys & Girls
  • *FOR NON-TEAM MEMBERS ONLY
20 FREE SPOTS

SUNDAY: Central

  • 5-6pm: 2019-2018 Boys & Girls
  • *FOR NON-TEAM MEMBERS ONLY

Meet Coach Mario Martinez

In Mario’s Words:

I recognize that each child is unique, with their own pace of learning and growth. My approach is tailored to meet these individual needs, ensuring that each child feels valued, understood, and supported in their journey. By fostering a love for the game and an appreciation for the benefits of an active lifestyle, I aim to instill lifelong habits of physical activity and teamwork.

Qualifications:
– USSF D License
– Bachelors Degree – Sports Science specializing in Soccer (Universidad del Futbol y Ciencias del Deporte)

Our goal is cultivate young minds and bodies through soccer.

Through our philosophy and mission, the Surf Juniors Soccer Program aspires to be more than just a sports program—it seeks to be a foundational experience that young children carry with them in all areas of life. By integrating skill development with fun and formative experiences, we prepare them not only as players but also as individuals who appreciate the value of health, teamwork, and personal achievement. 

Surf Juniors Philosophy

Developing Fundamental Skills

Teaching essential soccer skills and physical fitness to build a strong foundation for athletic development.

Promoting Physical Health

Encouraging physical activity that improves cardiovascular health, strength, flexibility, and coordination, setting the stage for a healthy lifestyle.

Enhancing Social Skills

Creating opportunities for children to develop social skills through teamwork, cooperation, and fair play. Our program emphasizes communication, sharing, and empathy among teammates.

Building Confidence & Resilience

Fostering a supportive environment where children can try new things, face challenges, and learn from their experiences. We focus on effort and improvement, not just results, to build confidence and resilience.

Instilling Lifelong Enjoyment of Sports

Instilling a love for soccer and sports in general as a source of joy and a way to connect with others. We aim to encourage ongoing participation in sports and physical activities beyond the program.

The Western WA Surf Juniors program is sponsored by Woodinville Periodontics.