The American Youth Soccer Organization (AYSO) was born in Los Angeles, California in 1964 with 9 teams. Today, AYSO has more than 50,000 teams and more than 600,000 players across the United States. AYSO will celebrate it's 50th Birthday in many exciting ways next year and they want you to celebrate with them!
On January 1, 2014, AYSO will cruise through the streets of Pasadena, California during the 125th Annual Rose Parade on a special float named "Torrance, the Birthplace of AYSO".
On May 3, 2014, AYSO will participate in the Biggest Pick Up Game on Earth. AYSO regions across the nation will host a one day SoccerFest in their communities.
During the week of June 29th - July 7th, 2014 the National Games will return to Southern, California. Nearly 500 teams are expected to attend this week long tournament.
To get more information about AYSO's 50th Birthday and the events planned please visit www.ayso.org