Ives Estates Thunder Soccer: Welcome

Thunder Soccer


2012-2013   Ives Estates Thunder Youth Soccer Season  

The Ives Estates Optimist Soccer invites all children ages 5 - 14 years of ageto sign up for an exciting season of soccer.Registration opens October 1, 2012Season runs from September 4, 2012 to December 10, 2012

All practices will be held at our facility located at 20901 Northeast 16th Avenue ¨ North Miami Beach, FL 33179. Games will be played throughout Broward and Dade County.

Registration is held at the Ives Estates Park 20901 Northeast 16th Avenue ¨ North Miami Beach, FL 33179 from 6:00pm to 7:30pm, Tuesday and Thursday. Volunteers are always needed.  


 ·         A photo and a copy of players Birth Certificate MUST be on file at the time of registration.

 ·         A completed registration form must be signed at the time of registration.

 ·         A current Report Card or Progress Report must be submitted at the time of registration. 



·       A $135.00 participation fee is due at the time of registration. ·         Siblings will receive a $5 discount, starting with the cost of the second child.

·         $100.00 Parent Coach credit to players whose parent signs up as a coach (Max 2 per team.)

·         All players will be registered with the FYSA.

·         The Participant fee includes the player’s uniform (shirt, shorts and game socks). Shin guards and soccer cleats are required by league. Note: Uniforms will be handed out 2 weeks prior to the first game. Payment by check, cash, or credit card. Make Checks Payable to: Optimist Club of Ives Estates.  



The Optimist Club of Ives Estates is an incorporated Florida based volunteer non-profit organization which has been providing community programs to the South Florida community for over fifty (50) years.  Our sports programs provide innovative ways to strengthen our community and involve citizens in the lives of young people.  It is the mission of the Optimist Club of Ives Estates to continue in this endeavor to strengthen the community by providing youth with positive activities.

The hard work and dedication of the coaches, children and parents have paid off as the Thunder athletic programs have gained national attention.   Our programs give participants an opportunity to be exposed to national championship and local recreational competition as they represent the South Florida (Ives Estates) community.  Our participants are challenged  to dream of developing a bright future for themselves, teammates and community.  We want them to embrase the experience and excel to thier full potential.  We are very much excited about our youth and invite you to join the Optmist Club of Ives Estates, Inc. 

GITRTTE 11riday, October, 2011