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  1. timbuck replied to the thread Girls Development Academy.

    I'd say the difference is that the 4th day is mandatory with DA. And the 4th day could be a bit of a drive. If you are doing privates...

    Apr 26, 2018 at 11:54 AM
  2. timbuck replied to the thread First year for '05 DA discussion.

    Soccer coaches recommend not playing soccer because soccer might get you hurt. Could be a good title for a story in “The Onion”

    Apr 26, 2018 at 9:53 AM
  3. timbuck replied to the thread First year for '05 DA discussion.

    Do DA coaches also prohibit kids from riding bikes, riding a skateboard, diving in a swimming pool, walking barefoot in the house,...

    Apr 26, 2018 at 7:10 AM
  4. timbuck replied to the thread When is enough, enough?.

    Presidents. Which some will say is watered down now that DA and ecnl has taken away the top. But still impressive to get to the finals...

    Apr 25, 2018 at 4:59 PM
  5. timbuck replied to the thread Girls Development Academy.

    I have heard that parents feel that 4 days a week is crushing their kids. I have heard some incoming g05 DA players/parents say "We want...

    Apr 25, 2018 at 2:39 PM
  6. timbuck replied to the thread Girls Development Academy.

    I only watched the first 20 minutes. Definitely fast and physical teams with very good skill. Tactically, LAGSD seemed to be patient...

    Apr 25, 2018 at 10:11 AM
  7. timbuck replied to the thread When is enough, enough?.

    Not sure of your age group - But I would say the "Extra" team has decided "enough is enough." They have players that can compete at...

    Apr 25, 2018 at 9:39 AM
  8. timbuck replied to the thread When is enough, enough?.

    Pre-academy is usually when a club has academy status, but this age group doesn’t have academy yet. This year for girls that would have...

    Apr 25, 2018 at 9:07 AM
  9. timbuck replied to the thread Superfeet - Best inserts for soccer cleats?.

    What makes you think your daughter needs an insert in her soccer cleats? As mentioned above- a podiatrist or ortho is a good idea....

    Apr 25, 2018 at 8:31 AM
  10. timbuck replied to the thread Copa Del Mar.

    I’d rather play a bad tournament in Del Mar in the summer than any other tournament in Norco.

    Apr 24, 2018 at 11:14 PM
  11. timbuck replied to the thread When is enough, enough?.

    For your college playing son - Did he find the competition in CRL and NPL much different than Flight 1/Premier? Was DA a different...

    Apr 24, 2018 at 5:52 PM
  12. timbuck posted a new thread.

    When is enough, enough?

    At what point do youth soccer customers (IE - us), say "screw it." We'll play a 12 game fall season. We'll do State Cup. We'll play...

    Forum: SoCalScene

    Apr 24, 2018 at 10:42 AM
  13. timbuck replied to the thread Copa Del Mar.

    If you've played in many tournaments - You'll get a bit of a "stinker" once in a while. Games run late. Parking lots are full....

    Apr 24, 2018 at 10:22 AM
  14. timbuck replied to the thread Superfeet - Best inserts for soccer cleats?.

    Yeah, but I’ve found that the shoes that are designed to have a removable insole are more accomodating of an orthotic.

    Apr 23, 2018 at 9:34 PM
  15. timbuck liked Surfref's post in the thread Superfeet - Best inserts for soccer cleats?.

    Don’t mess around with off-the-shelf inserts. Use that heath insurance you pay for to have a podiatrist make your kid a custom pair of...

    Apr 23, 2018 at 8:58 PM