Beach soccer also known as beach futsol is a variant of soccer. The sport was founded by BSWW and now recognized by FIFA in 2005. Now FIFA is pushing to make beach soccer an Olympic sport by 2020. Soccer, the number one sport in the world, has recently been more popular in Vancouver due to the successful Vancouver White Caps expansion into the MLS and their move to their new home at BC Place.
Beach soccer is very popular with kids ages 3-10 here at 6Pack Beach. The irregularity of the soft sand playing surfaces makes for a totally different style of play to traditional soccer. Beach soccer is played on with a smaller net and a smaller field which allows players to score from anywhere on the court, leading to higher scoring chances and a much more exciting game. Your agility, stamina, and finesse will greatly improve from running and playing on sand.