Vancouver Island Soccer for Youth and Kids

The Mid-Isle Soccer Club, based in Ladysmith on Vancouver Island, British Columbia, is a member of the Upper [Vancouver] Island Youth Soccer Association.

We are a not-for-profit, volunteer-operated club whose mission is to foster a lifelong love of soccer in our youth members and to promote the benefits that team sports and a healthy lifestyle provide.

Our club is open to any child from the age of 3 to 17 who wishes to play soccer. Our season begins in September and runs through March (with a holiday break in late December). We hope you can join us!

Registration opens in March and closes in August (it is currently closed). Membership fees are kept at affordable levels, but financial assistance is available if required.

Latest News

2020-2021 Upper Island Storm Evaluations

February 23, 2020

2020-2021 Storm player evaluations Player assessments for the 2020-21 Storm teams are coming up very soon! – starting March 6 for U14s (players born in 2007, or players born in 2008 with a recommendation).  All U15, U16 and U17/18 sessions will be held in April.   Click here for our Introduction to VIPL document  HERE’S ALL THE DETAILS:  U14 players (born …

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Soccer Coaching Courses

January 23, 2020

Mid Isle Soccer Club is always looking for volunteers to coach soccer each season.  Coaching Courses are a great way to learn new drills and tips. Nanaimo United Football Club will be hosting 3 coaching courses this May and June.  Upcoming courses: Fundamentals (U7 – U8) – Saturday, May 30 from 9:00 am – 5:00 …

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January and February Merriman Session Schedule

January 5, 2020

Happy New Year! It is time for Soccer to start up again. The January Merriman Development sessions schedule is as follows: Monday, January 6th, 2020 5:30 – 6:30 pm: Pony B (2011 & 2012 birth years) 6:45 – 8:00 pm:  U14 – U18 (2002 -2006 birth years) and all Mid Isle Mariner Tier 3 teams …

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Mid Isle Food Drive Results

November 26, 2019

On Wednesday, December 11th, Laurie and Jennifer from Mid Isle Soccer dropped of a donation of $255 and a large amount of food from the December 7th Food Drive. Thanks everyone who donated to this worthy cause.The winners of the pizza parties are as follows:Pony – Jason Oster’s teamHouse – U11 BoysTier 3 – U12 …

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Be The “Best Fan You Can Be”

October 18, 2019

UISA (Upper Island Soccer Association) in which Mid Isle Soccer is a member of has a “Best Fans Ever” Goal A reminder for all our soccer families of our “Best Fans Ever” Goal for all our teams this season, no matter what age or what level of soccer: No Coaching From the Sidelines!

Cleat – Shin Pad Swap

September 19, 2019

Mid-Isle has started a Cleat Swap and have had some cleats donated for those families who would like to recycle instead of “buy new”.

Mid-Isle Soccer Call for Referees

June 29, 2019

To help keep and attract referees the executive have decided to pay for referee courses and refresher courses each season.

New Referee Shelter!

January 31, 2019

Many thanks to Mid-Isle Coach Shawn Freer, Glenn Britton at Ladysmith Public Works, and Clayton Postings and everyone at Ladysmith Parks, Recreation and Culture for the new referee shelter at Forrest Field! No more standing in the rain at halftime, refs!

Concussion Awareness

December 10, 2018

Mid-Isle Coaches and Team Managers have just received Concussion Awareness Training that is now a requirement for all Clubs within the Upper Island Soccer Association (UISA).

Be a Ref for the Club!

August 15, 2018

If you are a returning Mid-Isle Club referee – or you would like to try it out – please contact Club Vice President Jeremy Kaye at