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Welcome to the Brainerd Blast Soccer Club

2023 Brainerd Blast Summer Travel Registration - Closed March 10th

Please click here for information on the 2023 Blast summer competitive season information.

New to Brainerd Blast? Please reach out to Melissa Grover at to obtain a discount code for checkout.

Only $50 is needed to register today!  Registration deadline is NOW March 10th.  A payment plan is available.  Scholarships are available.  The club will apply any applicable volunteer discounts after your initial registration is completed.  New Blast  uniforms in 2023.  Cost to be finalized later, but will be $50-$100 depending on optional items selected.

Please register early to allow the club to fully form teams, register for tournaments and create practice schedules!

2023 IceBreaker Futsal Tournament


  • 4 v 4 tournament format (suggested roster size of 6 players per team)
  • Games will be played with small goals and no goalkeepers
  • U10-19 brackets will be formed by age and gender once registration is complete.
  • U9 group (ages 7-9) is co-ed and plays Saturday
  • Registration deadline is April 14th
  • $30 per player
  • Teams/team names are indicated during individual registration.
  • U9 players register individually and do not need to form teams. Colored pinnies will be handed out to identify each team.

Click Here to register today.


2023 Open Soccer

The Blast is proud to offer open soccer is from 1-2 pm most of the winter.  Specific dates are:

Jan. 8, 15, 22,  29

Feb. 5, 19, 26

Mar. 5, 12, 19, 26

Apr. 2, 16, 30

All dates to be played at Forestview.  Open to all ages but really is focused on those from Age 6 to 12, and not yet ready to play the middle school futsal league.

Bring a friend!



(8th grade-Seniors)

Dates to be played

Jan. 8, 15, 22,  29

Feb. 5, 19, 26

Mar. 5, 12, 19, 26

Apr. 2, 16, 30

All dates to be played at Forestview

  • All games will be held on Sunday at Forestview Middle School, between 3:00 - 5:00 PM.

League Features and Information

  • No Boards
  • 6v6 small-sided games
  • Each team will play two (2) games per Sunday.
  • Game times will be 50 minutes in length (25 minute halves)
  • 20 games for each team, not including playoffs
  • Each game will have a start and end time and all in game calls and conduct will be self-regulated and should be respected. 
  • No individual player program available - all players will be assign to a team. If players decide to join a team or show up and jump into a game the fee will be $5 per session and the team captain or manager must email the league admin for approval of said player.
    • If the aforementioned player intends to or participates in more than three (3) games during the season they will be required to pay the full fee, minus the previous balance already paid namely, the amount of money spent on individual games.
  • Playoffs/Finals - Last session tournament: All teams will be seeded by their rank at the end of the season. The Top Seed will play the Lowest Seed and so on.

Cost is $125 per player

Click link below to register:

BLAST Middle School Futsal League Information


15  Sunday Sessions

First 3 weeks will be random teams and scrimmages and wont count for King/Queen Standing

Cost for middle school $100

Dates to be played:

Jan. 8, 15, 22,  29

Feb. 5, 19, 26

Mar. 5, 12, 19, 26

Apr. 2, 16, 30


All dates to be played at Forestview.  


All games will be held on Sunday at Forestview Middle School, between 2:00 - 3:00 PM.

Click the link below to register:


Winter Soccer Academy starts November 1

The Blast are proud to partner with the Brainerd Lakes YMCA to offer the Winter Soccer Academy.

Training will help improve player confidence, technical ability, reaction time and creativity on the pitch!

Session 2 Now Open

Sessions meet each Tuesday, beginning January 10 - February 28 for kids in Kindergarten through high school and Thursdays, January 12th-March 2nd for kids in grades 3rd - 5th. 

Skills Clinics in March

Tuesday Sessions:

K - 4pm - 4:45pm

1st to 2nd grade is held from 5 pm - 5:45 pm

3rd grade to 5th grade is held from 6 pm to 7 pm

6th grade and older is held from 7:15 pm to 8:15 pm

Thursday Sessions:

3rd grade to 5th grade is held from 5pm to 6pm.

Cost is $65 for YMCA members, and $75 for community members.

Click Here to register today, and then select the Soccer Academy program offering.


Concordia College Summer Soccer Camp

Thanks to all of the Blast players who participated in the 2022 Concordia College soccer camp.  

The weather cooperated and all of the participants received college-level skill and concert training!

Lakeville Success!

Champions - U12 Girls, U12 Boys, U13 Girls

Runners Up - U15 Girls, U19 Girls, U16 Boys, U19 Boys

7 of our 10 competitive teams were in the Championship game!

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About The brainerd blast soccer club and Lakes Area Youth Soccer Association (LAYSA)

Founded in 1987 as a non-profit entity, the mission of LAYSA is to foster, promote and perpetuate the game of soccer for youth in the surrounding community of Brainerd/Baxter.   We offer both a tournament travel program and a community summer recreational program.  LAYSA is the name of our non-profit organization.  Our teams compete/play under the name Brainerd Blast Soccer Club, and the local players also play for the Brainerd Warriors High School teams,

We are proud to serve our members from communities of Central Minnesota. 
Brainerd • Baxter • Pillager • Nisswa • Pequot Lakes • Crosslake • Crosby • Ironton • Deerwood • Little Falls


It is through the generosity and partnership of our sponsors that we are able to offer the best value for our members.   Even though we are a volunteer based, nonprofit organization, this would not be possible without them. 

Thank you Sponsors!