Policy for Play up/Play Down
Recreation and Revolution Academy Only
Playing Up or Down. If a child will reach the next age group cut off date on or before September 30 of the seasonal year, the parents or legal guardians of that child may request that the child be placed in the upper age group for play. Generally, if space permits, the club’s technical staff or his or her designee(s) shall have discretion to honor requests to play up.
Requests for Play up will be considered upon receipt of the Age-up Request found on the web page under the Recreation tab. Verbal requests will not be considered. Requests submitted after the Open Registration period ends will not be considered.
Requests for age down will not be granted unless exceptional circumstances are present, such as a physical or mental disability.
The decision to allow a child to play up or down rests within the discretion of the Program Director and Technical Director in accordance with the above stated policy and the decision is final.