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    May, 2024

    CJSA Hosting A Free TOPSoccer Festival this Saturday in Wallingford

    The Connecticut Junior Soccer Association (CJSA) is hosting a TOPSoccer Festival this Saturday to kick off the summer, and the event will be free of charge for all participants. Sponsored by DICK’S Sporting Goods, the CJSA TOPSoccer Festival will take place from 1 PM to 3 PM at Vietnam Veterans Memorial Park in Wallingford on Saturday.

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    TOPSoccer (The Outreach Program for Soccer) is a recreational sports program for children with intellectual, emotional and physical disabilities. Developed by US Youth Soccer, TOPSoccer provides an opportunity for those with diverse abilities to play the game in a structured environment that is safe, fun, supportive and inclusive.

    “TOPSoccer is designed to bring the opportunity of learning and playing soccer to any boy or girl with a disability,” said Josh Krusewski, Executive Director of the Connecticut Junior Soccer Association. “The goal of TOPSoccer is to enable these young athletes to develop their physical fitness, technical skills, courage and self-esteem through the joy and excitement of playing soccer.”

    The CJSA TOPSoccer Festival on Saturday will include small-sided games, skills sessions and contests. Additionally, the celebration will feature food trucks, ice cream and giveaways for attendees. Partners for the event include Hartford Athletic of the USL Championship professional league, Hartford HealthCare, Skyhawks Sports Academy and Wallingford Parks & Recreation. Also making an appearance at the festival will be representation from the Southern Connecticut State University Women’s Soccer Program.

    If your business is interested in getting involved with this event, sponsor and partner opportunities are still currently available for the CJSA TOPSoccer Festival. Please contact [email protected] to hear more about how your business can support this fun celebration.

    All existing CJSA TOPSoccer Programs and their members are invited to participate in this free event. Any parents or players who are interested in learning more about TOPSoccer or would like to take part in the festival are also invited at no cost. Further, any CJSA clubs that are considering the addition of TOPSoccer to their offerings are encouraged to attend the festival and find out how they can start a program that would be supported by US Youth Soccer and the Connecticut Junior State Association. To learn more information in advance, please contact [email protected] or send an email directly to CJSA TOPSoccer Chairperson Bill Fallon at [email protected].

    To contact the Connecticut Junior Soccer Association, please call (860) 676-1161 or email [email protected]Also make sure to follow us on social media!

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    Farmington, Connecticut 06032

    Phone: 860-676-1161
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