City of Grande Prairie Mandatory Mask Bylaw

City of Grande Prairie Mandatory Mask Bylaw   The City of Grande Prairie’s Mandatory Face Coverings (Masks) Bylaw C-1426 trigger point has been reached, meaning that face coverings and masks in indoor spaces are now required within the City as of October 26, 2020.The bylaw is in effect for indoor, enclosed or substantially enclosed public […]

ADULT7EVENS MAKES IT’S MARK

ADULT7EVENS MAKES IT’S MARK The launch of SWAN CITY FC’s ADULT7EVENS marked the beginning of a new tradition within our soccer family. The current pandemic was taking its toll as we headed into the summer.  Rules and protocols, while keeping us safe, did cause disruption to how our beautiful game could be enjoyed.  So, determined […]

WE ARE LOOKING OUT 4HER

WE ARE LOOKING OUT FOR HER 4HER was developed with the ultimate goal of creating gender equity through sport within the Grande Prairie Community. The aim of this initiative is to empower girls and women as active participants and leaders, thus creating a lasting change in our community and beyond.  4HER is designed for females, […]

Together we are one

TOGETHER WE ARE ONE Early in 2020, Grande Prairie Soccer Association, Grande Prairie Minor Soccer Association, GP Women’s League, and GP Men’s League decided it was time for something better. The four groups joined forces and have rebranded as one organisation – SWAN CITY FC.  The result has been positive, with more focus and direction […]

ESPORTS 101: FAQs

FAQS Q. What is esports?A. Esports also known as “electronic sports” is organised video gaming sports competition often played individually or in teams. Q. What ages can participate?A. Participants have to be registered with SWAN CITY FC. If you are not currently playing soccer, but would still like to play esports, contact SWAN CITY FC […]

ESPORTS 101: BENEFITS

BENEFITS OF ESPORTS Studies have shown that esports provides many of the same benefits of grass sports, minus the physical exertion. There is teamwork, communication, strategy, and sportsmanship learned through participating in organised esports. For our players, the addition of a digital esports and gaming club can only help them further develop the cognitive understanding […]

ESPORTS 101: CHILD SAFETY

CHILD SAFETY In order to facilitate our esports programming, we have partnered with groups who have made a commitment to player safety and the creation of fun gaming events, ladders, weeklies, and tournaments.  Global Digital Sports, LLC makes available a video gaming platform that is designed to mirror the current processes and functions of the state […]

ESPORTS 101: HOW TO REGISTER?

Esports 101: How to Register? Participants have to be registered with SWAN CITY FC.  If you do not currently play soccer, but would like to play esports, please contact SWAN CITY FC to sign up. Players will be required to own a copy of the video game featured in the events (weeklies, tournaments, or ladders) […]

ESPORTS 101: WHAT IS ESPORTS?

Esports 101: What is Esports? Esports and gaming is not a replacement for soccer.  However, there are numerous benefits from organised, competitive esports play. Esports can encourage and develop principals we hold dearly, including competitiveness, sportsmanship, teamwork, communication, and responsibility. For soccer simulation titles like FIFA and Pro Evolution Soccer, esports are complementary to North […]

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