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2020 Winter Academy: U13 Boys Travel-Only (Thursday @ STC 5:30-6:30 pm)
January 9, 2020 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
An event every week that begins at 5:30 pm on Thursday, repeating until February 13, 2020
2020 Winter Academy: U13 Boys Travel (Thursday @ SOCA Training Center, Ruckersville, 5:30-6:30 pm)
This Academy is Available to Current U13 Boys Travel Players Only. (Players born 2007)
Welcome to the SOCA 2020 Winter Academy
The Academy offers a focused training environment that is age and skill appropriate. Typically each training session will be composed of three main parts: individual technical skill development, small group training activities specific to the daily topic, and small sided game play. Academy instruction is provided by SOCA staff coaches and each Academy is limited in size to ensure appropriate coach-to-player ratio. Each player will receive a Winter Academy T-shirt. Each program will run for six consecutive weeks meeting once per week at the same day, location and time, with a reserved make-up date in the event of inclement weather cancelation.
U13 Boys Travel Only Winter Academy
Available for current U13 Boys Travel players only. This Academy will focus on developing and refining technical skills through individual training, dynamic small group training activities and small sided games to goals. Technical skills topics will include ball mastery, dribbling, passing, receiving, shooting, 1v1 attacking and defending. Each session will include technical skills work and games to goals.
Sessions meet weekly on Thursdays, 5:30-6:30 pm, at the SOCA Training Center, 126 Commerce Drive, Ruckersville, VA 22968. Academy begins Thursday, January 9 and runs through February 13. There will be a makeup date of February 20 in case of inclement weather.
Players should bring both turf soccer shoes and indoor training flats, shin guards and appropriate soccer gear. The surface may be either turf or hardcourt. Players should also bring a water bottle.
This program is limited to 12 players. There are no refunds after the registration deadline of December 10.
If you have questions about this program please contact Bill Mueller, SOCA Director of Soccer at Bill.Mueller@SOCAspot.org.