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Welcome Lacrosse Families to 2016, we are excited about the upcoming year and would like to share a little about last year and what we have on the go for this year.

Online registration will begin January 20th for early registration.
NEW ~~~ ALL REGISTRATIONS WILL BE DONE ONLINE AND BY CREDIT CARD.
Please contact the registrar if you are in the Jump Start or require special arrangements.


Respect in Sport Parent Program for Olds Lacrosse Association - Registration and Re-Access Information

Website for Program: http://oldslacrosse.respectgroupinc.com

Registration Information: Please read below information first before accessing the website.


Once at the site, the default language is English. Click the link "Francais" to convert registration to French

· Select "Register a New User"

· If you have previously certified in the Respect in Sport Parent Program, enter your existing certification number in the box provided and select Check. Once your profile has been found and loaded, complete the registration and select Submit.

· If you have not certified in any of the identified programs previously, complete the displayed registration fields. All fields marked with a red X are mandatory.

· For Username and Password, you may select any entries you wish however spaces may not be included in the entries. Respect Group Inc. recommends using your email address for the username as this is always unique to a single individual. Please note these fields are case sensitive, and on re-entry, must be entered exactly as during registration.

· Click Submit to complete registration.

· You will next be requested to connect your child/children to your profile. This is very important to ensure you and your child both receive credit for your completion of the Respect in Sport Parent Program. Failure to enter your child‘s information during this step may inhibit your child from participating in the sport or event.

· Once all children have been added, select "No Children to Add".

· The final step in registration is program purchase. Follow the prompts. Payment will be completed via the PayPal website. Respect Group does not have access to any credit card information

· Select the appropriate language button to access the program instructions and content.

Re-Access:

· Return to the website address above (same address as for registration)

· Enter your username and password in the selection boxes indicated (username and password are case sensitive)

· Select "Login"

· For Username/Password assistance, click on Forgot Username? or Forgot Password? on the login page

General Information:

· iOS devices such as iPads, iPods and iPhones are not currently supported for Respect Group programs. Any PC or Mac computer using any common web browser with Adobe Flash installed will provide a positive experience.

· Should you experience any challenges while taking Respect in Sport, numerous tools are available inside the program and before you login. Inside the program, look for the Help button. Prior to logging in you will also see buttons to retrieve usernames and passwords, and to look up your certificate number.

· Respect Group Inc. programs make use of Pop-Up windows within the program. Please ensure Pop-Up blockers are turned off or, when prompted, set to allow pop-ups from the identified web address.



Coming Soon - Information on Coaching Clinics
 
Contact Andy Sweetman if interested to get your code for the clinic
    (See Information / Contacts for contact info)
Announcements/Events
There will be a coaching clinic held in Olds on the weekend of Feb 11-12.   We are encouraging all parents to register and attend, especially new parents wanting to learn the game.  Attendance doesn‘t mean you‘ll coach, just that you would like to learn more about the game both for yourself to have a better understanding when in the stands and to you help your child.
 
Please respond ASAP, there is a minimun required to host it here.  All parents can go, free!  Learn about the game your child has fallen in love with!
 
We are recommending as many parents and those interested in coaching register for the Feb 11th class.  Please ensure you email your intent to Andy below letting him know if you‘re attending as a parent or if you‘d like to coach or assist in coaching. 
If you are interested in coaching please get your code for the online portion from Andy.
 
Saturday Feb 11th CC Dev covers Mini Tyke to PeeWee Levels
Sunday Feb 12th Comp Intro covers Bantam - Jr‘s
Cost - Free
Location: Olds Catholic School
 
Coaching/Board Incentive
 
Head Coaches Bantam/Midget ? one child free
Head Coach Mini Tyke ? PeeWee? one child half off
Assistant Coaches, up to 2/team - $50 off one child?s registration
Board position ? recei ve $50 off one child?s registration after 1 year of 2 year term fullfilled
This is for all minor levels ? not just new coaches.
 
First year you can be ‘In Training‘, before you coach the 2nd year you have to be ‘Trained‘
Head Coach must be 18+ assistants min 14-18 with Board & Coach approval
 
Please advise our Coach Development Director ? Andy Sweetman a_s@playgroundguy.com
 
Watch for upcoming clinics at:
 

Attached is a list of when other clinics are being held if you can‘t make this weekend in particular.  Please advise Andy if you‘re interested in a different date, if you do, then you will get your code from the club you‘re taking it with.


Good Luck All levels

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Playoffs!