Mountain United FC Achieve Standard 1 of the BC Soccer Club Charter Program

Vancouver BC, October 31, 2017 – BC Soccer is pleased to announce Mountain United FC have achieved standard 1 of the BC Soccer Club Charter Program. Achieving standard 1 of the BC Soccer Club Charter Program required Mountain United FC to meet criteria outlined within the program. The criteria are based on three top-line categories: Technical; Governance; and Administrative. Mountain United FC operates within the EA Sports BC Soccer Premier League with girls and boys teams in the U13-U18 age divisions.

“I want to congratulate Mountain United FC for achieving the BC Soccer Club Charter Standard 1,” said Kjeld Broodsgard, BC Soccer President. “A lot of hard work and time goes into achieving standard 1 and we want to thank Mountain United FC staff for their continued commitment to working towards creating the most positive and effective learning environment possible.”

Mountain United FC plays within the BCSPL and has many partner clubs within the Burnaby District Youth Soccer Association and the North Shore Youth Soccer Association.  These partnerships help create a clear player pathway which benefiting player development.  To see a full list of Mountain United FC club partners click HERE.

"Mountain United always strives to achieve the highest standards to improve our player experience,” said Mario Montagliani, Mountain United FC President.“ We are delighted, working alongside BC Soccer, to have achieved Club Charter Standard 1".

For more information on the Mountain United FC please click HERE

For more information on the BC Soccer Club Charter Program please click HERE

Canada Soccer Club License Program & BC Soccer Club Charter Program

Canada Soccer has confirmed to BC Soccer that BC Soccer Club Charter Standard 1 clubs will be positioning accordingly within the new Canada Soccer Club Licensing Program once released. Thus, Canada Soccer wants all BC clubs to become BC Soccer Club Charter Standard 1 club and BC Soccer looks forward to continuing to work with all clubs to achieve the BC Soccer Club Charter 1.  


About BC Soccer

BC Soccer is the provincial sport governing body with the mission to govern, promote and develop the game of soccer in British Columbia in a professional and progressive manner. Established in 1907, BC Soccer is the largest provincial sport organization (PSO) in BC and the third largest soccer specific PSO in Canada with over 150,000 participants.  As a professional not-for-profit society and a member of Canada Soccer, BC Soccer is committed to providing the widest opportunities for existing and potential participants, as well as provide support in the most effective and appropriate way for current players, parents, volunteers, member clubs, leagues and districts.  

BC Soccer is comprised of more than 120,000 registered players, over 2,200 registered referees, and thousands of volunteer coaches, administrators and soccer leaders. Working with its 40 member Youth Districts and 11 Adult Leagues as well as their affiliate member clubs, BC Soccer operates under the guiding principles of Professional Leadership, Passionate Service and Progressive Collaboration. In managing its relationships throughout the larger soccer community, BC Soccer’s vision is to ensure every British Columbian has the opportunity to be involved in soccer as part of a lifelong commitment to active, health and involved lifestyle