Youth soccer is the most popular sport in the Goleta/Santa Barbara area, and Girsh Park is one of the most heavily used facilities. Santa Barbara AYSO uses every inch of Elings Fields at Girsh Park for their 10 and under divisions. Every Saturday during the fall, thousands flock to Girsh Park to watch their children compete. In early June each year AYSO runs the Santa Barbara Splash Soccer Tournament where teams from all over California come to compete against each other. AYSO also offers the VIP Division for children with special needs. Santa Barbara Soccer Club uses Girsh Park heavily for tournaments and after-school training. There are also several youth soccer camps and clinics that take place at Girsh Park throughout the year. Click on the links below to find out more information about each program.