Joy of the People

21/22 WINTER



This registration session will allow you to complete contact information, sign up for participation, and submit payment.

Please read through each page carefully to ensure that all information is provided accurately. 

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About JOTP Winter

JOTP puts together the best in skills programming using our Powered by Joy model, 3v3 and 4v4 games to create the optimal training and learning environment. 


Progressive, once per week program developed over many years. Different curriculum geared for each age group, spanning from gentle exploration for whippersnapper to the challenging skill mastery of the ball for our soccer artists.


JOTP skills programs will excite and challenge your young player, opening them up to the possibilities of skill and creativity.

NEW: JOTP Woodbury & Winter Goalkeeper Training

NEW: Joy of the People is bringing their award winning and innovative sports programming to Woodbury! 


  • JOTP Woodbury Futsal Registration is NOW OPEN
  • JOTP Woodbury Training Begins Nov 15th
  • Register today to experience JOY!


  • Winter Futsal Skills Programs - For ALL ages, boys and girls
  • Futsal teams - U9+
  • Girlz Rock
  • Inflatables
  • FreePlay
  • Fun and Joy! 


NEW: Winter Goalkeeper training --Outdoor/futsal GK training. JOTP Center 890 Cromwell Ave


  • Thursday 5PM-6PM
  • JOTP Center (890 Cromwell Ave St. Paul)
  • Boys and Girls
  • U9+
  • Sign up for one session (6 weeks) or for all winter (18 weeks). 



Each program is once per week.  Sign up for one program or more than one program. Then, choose your session or sign up for all three sessions!    Space is limited.  New this season - sign up for twice per week classes.


JOTP SKILLS & FUTSAL: (best for beginning to intermediate experience)


SCHEDULE -  The winter program (St. Paul, St. Louis Park) begins Nov. 4th

Winter Session 1:    Nov - Dec  

Winter Session 2:    Jan  - Feb 

Winter Session 3:    Feb - Mar 

ALL Winter:    Nov  - Mar 


Is SKILLS & FUTSAL curriculum different or the same for each session?
The winter will progress through a series with the ball.

  •  Winter 1 --  Nov - Dec

    • Focus:  Player and the ball- 1 v 0 dribbling movement skills focused on the player and the ball (possession dribbling, shooting, ball control).


  •  Winter 2 --  Jan - Feb 

  • Focus:  Player vs Player attacking skills; 1 v 1 dribbling exploring every way to beat your opponent;  attacking moves;  nutmegs;  pass the cow; rainbows; and more.


  • Winter 3 -- Feb -Mar  

    • Focus:  Player vs Goalie;  1 v 1 finishing.  A JOTP specialty is focusing on the final problem of beating the goalie, technical finishes that teach the player, more than just the power shot, using cleverness and intelligence to place the ball in the net. 



Whippersnappers, Shooting Stars (U5-U8)

  • Per session $129

  • All Winter $339


Artists (U9 -U18)

  • Per session $139

  • All Winter $349


GK Training  (U9+)

  • Per session $139

  • All Winter $349




JOTP Futsal Team/league (age 9-14) $485 (Best for intermediate experience)


  • Team Practice (Saturday/Sunday) 
  • Choice of JOTP skills day (St. Paul, St. Louis Park, Woodbury)
  • JOTP league futsal game -Saturday (St. Paul, Woodbury)


JOTP Futsal team  (high school ages)  $795 (Best for intermediate to advanced)


  • Team practice (Saturday/Sunday) 
  • Choice of JOTP skills day
  • MN Youth Futsal game (Sunday)


Endless Winter $925 

  • Unlimited JOTP skills (above)
  • Team Futsal training
  • Team Futsal Game 
  • One day of Rice and Beans training
  • JOTP Hoodie

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Joy of the People offers Winter Programs at 3 locations:

  • St. Paul: JOTP Center 890 Cromwell, St. Paul 55114


  • St. Louis Park/Edina:  JCC, Avail Academy or Central Community Center


  • Woodbury : 2122 Wooddale Dr, Woodbury 55125


No boys allowed on Tuesday nights at JOTP St. Paul.  Join us for all girls skills and rock out!


  •  U6 Whippersnappers--This group includes U5, U6 and this is often their first introduction to a coach led soccer experience. We present a  gentle, fun, exploratory and imaginative program that builds the child's love of play. 
  • U8 Shooting Stars--Kids at these ages occupy a large swath of developmental differences.  JOTP programs offer a introduction to more soccer play with equalization games that allow all to participate and grow.
  •  U10 Artists-- It's all about exploring a relationship with the ball as kids become more aquainted with small group play.  Kids a this age group love to learn.  Here we encourage the highest skills profile - all while having fun!
  • U12 Artists-- Introduction to skills that others have not even thought of. Players get excited about amazing movements and techniques.  
  • U13-U16 Artists-- (Ages 13-16) Skills focused on small group techniques: receiving  passing; finishing; 1 v 1; and 1 v 2.


Best results come from winter long (all 3 sessions)

*Winter 2 and winter 3 sessions depending on space--sessions may not be available if full--SPACE IS LIMITED

How do these programs compare to other Winter training programs?
We have been coaching winter training programs for over 20 years, teaching thousands of kids the highest technical profile of possession and attacking footskills.  Our program focuses on building a love of play love of learning and the true joy of skill expression.

What other opportunities are out there?
For kids: Free Play,  Holiday Camp,  Special Events, and No School days special events.  For adults:  Skills;  Futsal league. Plus, there is free WIFI and a parent lounge with coffee and things for the youngest kids to do.

Woodbury (NEW)

  • JOTP Woodbury (NEW) winter programs begin November 18th
  • JOTP Woodbury --All activities indoors this winter--2122 Wooddale Dr, Woodbury
  • New this season - sign up for twice per week classes!
  • Inflatbales
  • FreePlay
  • Joy
Age Skills Program (coed) Skills Program (coed)
U5/U6 Monday 4PM-5PM Wednesday 4PM-5PM
U7/U8 Monday 4PM-5PM Wednesday 4PM-5PM
U9/U10 Monday 5PM-6:30PM Wednesday 5PM-6:30PM
U11/U12 Monday 5PM-6:30PM Wednesday 5PM-6:30PM
U13+ Monday 5PM-6:30PM Wednesday 5PM-6:30PM
High School Monday 6:30PM-8PM

St. Paul

  • JOTP St. Paul --All activities indoors this winter--890 Cromwell, St. Paul
  • JOTP St. Paul winter programs begin Nov. 4th
  • New this season - sign up for twice per week classes!

  • Each session is once per week for 6 weeks.


Age Girlz Rock Skills Program (coed) Skills Program (coed) GK Training
U5/U6 - Tuesday 5PM-6PM Sunday 12-1PM -
U7/U8 - Tuesday 5PM-6PM Sunday 12-1PM -
U9/U10 Tuesday 6PM-7:15PM Thursday 6PM-7:15PM Sunday 1PM-2:15PM Thursday 5pm-6pm
U11/U12 Tuesday 6PM-7:15PM Thursday 6PM-7:15PM Sunday 1PM-2:15PM Thursday 5pm-6pm
High School (U13+) Tuesday 7:15PM-8:30PM Thursday 7:15PM-8:30PM Sunday 2:15pm-3:45pm Thursday 5pm-6pm

St. Louis Park/Edina

  • JOTP St. Louis Park/Edina --All activities indoors this winter:
  • JCC- 4330 Cedar Lake Rd, Minneapolis, MN 55416.
  • Central Community Center  - 6300 Walker St
  • JOTP SLP/Edina winter programs begin Nov. 4th


  • Each session is once per week for 6 weeks.
  • FreePlayGo! Day included for winter program registrants. Outside participants $25/fee for FPG membership.  
Age Skills Program (coed) FreePlayGo!
U5/U6 Monday 5PM-6PM JCC Saturday 8:30am-10am Central
U7/U8 Monday 5PM-6PM JCC Saturday 8:30am-10am Central
U9/U10 Monday 5:30pm-7PM JCC Saturday 8:30am-10am Central
U11-U14 Monday 5:30pm-7PM JCC Saturday 8:30am-10am Central

Covid preparedness

We follow the MDH and CDC guidelines.

Refund Policy

JOTP understands that circumstances do arise where players are unable to attend a camp or clinic after they have registered. If this situation does arise you have two options.

  • Receive a refund minus $35 which is non-refundable. 


  • Receive a credit towards another JOTP Camp or program.


Please direct questions to:

Andrei Gotsmanov


Phone: (651) 252-1775