Notes from the Dragon's Den

Gloucester Dragons Active Start Soccer Fest Soccer Days

Please note that soccer day dates are as follows:

August 17 - U18 Boys and Girls - schedules posted

August 24 - U4 to U8, and U12 to U16 Boys - schedules posted

August 25 - U12 to U16 Girls - schedules posted

For more information, click here

Coaches and Assistant Coaches - SAVE THIS DATE

Coach Appreciation Night will be held on Tuesday, September 17 at 6:30 p.m. at the Dragons Den - save the date, click here for the invitation.

 DO YOU NEED Student Volunteer Hours?

 At the end of each year, Gloucester Dragons Recreational Soccer (GDRS) organizes soccer days for our players.  We require a large number of volunteers to perform various duties during both days. We provide free lunches for all our volunteers!  For more information and how to apply,  click here.   

 New Heat Policy In Line With ERSL


  • When the temperature at game time is 30 degrees - 2 water breaks
  • When the temperature at game time is 37 degrees - cancellation
  • When Humidex is at game time is 39 degrees - cancellation.      

Fun Facts
Fun is the number one reason kids play sports. According to the latest sport science, positive coaching and encouraging game time support from parents are key ingredients in the recipe for fun. Read the  Fun Integration Theory to find out how you can help make soccer fun for your player.

Board Of Directors Volunteer Required
The Gloucester Dragons are seeking a Director of Marketing and Community Relations to join the volunteer board of directors. If you are able to give some time to our soccer community and might be interested in this position, please send a brief biography to To see the description for this position, click here.

OGSC Wins Club Development Award
The Ottawa Gloucester Soccer Club is this year's recipient of Ontario Soccer's Club Development Award. The club was recognized for its match official mentorship program developed by our head referee Jason Gauthier.

League And Soccer Day Champions
Click here to see league and Soccer Day champions.

Dragons Wear Now Available At Houle Sports!
Now you can show off your Dragons pride with some fun, stylish swag! View samples of our new ball caps, sweatshirts, T-shirts and sweatpants by visiting Houle Sports at their new location at 2055 Tenth Line Road in Orleans. To view a price list and items available, click here for the order form.

Ever Wonder How Your Soccer Equipment Gets To You?
To see what's involved in getting your equipment to you, click here.

 What Do Your Registration Fees Cover?
Here is what your registration fees are used for, based on the 2016-2017 audited financial statements.


Journey Of Dragons Uniforms
Every year, the Dragons collect gently used jerseys to send to children who are less fortunate. Click here to see great pictures.

Benefits of playing with the Dragons, an Ontario Soccer member
To find out about the benefits of playing with the Dragons, an Ontario Soccer member, click here.

Our fields are smoke free
Since 2012, all City of Ottawa properties, including parks, playgrounds, sports fields, and outdoor areas around City facilities, have been smoke-free, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Please note this includes ALL forms of smoking including, water/hookah pipes, marijuana, and e-cigarettes.

Office Hours

 Friday, Aug 16 

9:30 am to 2:00 pm 



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