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Welcome to GYSA’s website

Gulfcoast Youth Soccer Association is the scheduling body for Region C2/Pinellas County Florida recreational soccer clubs. We currently support 14 recreational soccer clubs within Pinellas. Each local soccer club has anywhere from 20-100 teams.

GYSA is  dedicated to the youth in our area and continue our efforts to provide affordable soccer within our region. Soccer provides your child a sense of belonging, team building and an avenue in which to release their energy. Please visit a local club in your area to register. 

REGISTRATIONS BEGIN AROUND AUGUST AT A LOCAL CLUB NEAR YOU. Limited spots are available on current teams since all of the teams for the current season are drafted. Season games begin in November and ends in February.


2020-2021 GYSA Seasonal Planned Start Date

Gulfcoast Youth Soccer Association(GYSA) has decided to  start the 2020-2021 Seasonal Year on Dec 5, with the approval of all the Pinellas County Florida Youth Soccer Clubs . The Club's draft date to form teams is set for Oct 17 at this time .

GYSA and the Pinellas County soccer clubs will continue to review status of the each Clubs field for playing criteria and social distancing guidelines.

The plan is a very fluid , dynamic process, and will  continue to be reviewed on a regular basis.

GYSA must follow all Federal, County,  City, and FYSA guidelines during the current COVID-19 situation.

2020 - 2021  Coaches Manual Rules and Regulations

Coaches Guide for Small Side Game Formations

This is a Coaches quick guide to 7v7 and 9v9 Formations to assist in practices and games

7v7 Formations

9v9 Formations


Constitution and By-Laws

GYSA Referee Fees

AGE Group Center Referee Fee Asst. Referee 1 Fee Asst Referee 2 Fee
U-8 20
U-10 30
U-12 40 20 20
U-14B / U15G 50 25 25
U-16B 60 30 30
U-19B & U19 Girls High School Division 60 30 30

Proud Sponsor of GYSA and GYSA Cup (click image to website)

Bownet Sponsorship July 25, 2015

Bownet - Click on the photo to see all your club's needs for Portable Goals.

In the category of portable Soccer goals, Bownet has you covered in every size, and for every age group. Bownet goals are ideal for the 4 year old with their first year of soccer to the most experienced youth / adult. Set-up time is around 2 minutes. This allows minimal impact to the coaches training time.