South Delta United Soccer Club Achieve Standard 1 of the BC Soccer Club Charter Program

Vancouver BC, June 12 2018 – BC Soccer is pleased to announce that South Delta United Soccer Club have achieved standard 1 of the BC Soccer Club Charter Program. The program is based on meeting Administrative, Technical, and Governance criteria. The criteria and the program were created to help assure players, parents, coaches, and administrators that their club is operating and meeting a set of on and off-field standards.  

“South Delta United is proud to be recognized for meeting Club Charter Standard,” Rich Zahn, President, South Delta United. “We believe it shows our commitment to achieving excellence across all areas of our club - administrative, governance, and technical programming.  Thank you to all the volunteers who worked hard to get us to this point, and to BC Soccer for their assistance.”

South Delta United Soccer Club was formed in the 2016-2017 season as an amalgamation of the Ladner Boys, Ladner Girls, and Tsawwassen Soccer Clubs. The club offers boys and girls U5-U18 programming as well as spring and summer programming.   

“I want to congratulate South Delta United Soccer Club for achieving Standard 1 of the BC Soccer Club Charter Program,” said Kjeld Brodsgaard, BC Soccer President. “Achieving Standard 1 shows the dedication that the club’s staff and volunteers have to create the best possible learning environment for all players and coaches. We look forward to continuing to work with South Delta United as they continue provide a wonderful soccer experience for youth players.”

 For more information on South Delta United Soccer Club 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