The goal of this program is to supplement the training environment currently experienced with a players club team. We realize there are several limitations clubs face when programming including field space, coach availability, and creating teams of equally minded players. This program aims to provide additional training for like minded players who want more training than their current team environment can provide.
Players are a product of environment and as such the environment I create challenges players to solve problems using skill. The players will be pushed to their limits in training. Most players have no idea where their limits are but together we will find them. Players will always be encouraged to train on their technical edge- as fast as they can go and on the brink of out of control.
All trainings will be based on the US Soccer Coaching Curriculum. Sessions will focus on a technical and tactical objective that US Soccer has prioritized for a given age group. You are encouraged to view the document located on US Soccer's website by clicking HERE.
We run a variety of programming aimed at different levels of players. Our advanced programs are intended for premier players who have a solid foundation of technical ability. Our intermediate programs are intended for competitive players who have a basic foundation of technical ability. Our beginner programs are intended for the recreational player who wants to improve upon their technique.
Finishing Fridays: February 15, 22, March 1, 8th
Int & Adv
Cost: $125 Location: North Collier Regional Park, Naples FL ________________
Boys Training Camp Session II: Mon March 25, April 1, 8, 15 OR Tues March 26, April 2, 9, 16 REGISTRATION CLOSED
Cost: $125 Location: North Collier Regional Park, Naples FL
Mark's Core Beliefs:
I believe players who are fundamentally sound will play the game for life and be more successful over the long term. All players inherently want to keep the ball. All players are capable of playing the game in an attractive possession style, they simply need to be trained and encouraged to play that way. Players should receive honest feedback at all times- even if that means a player will not like what I have to say. When a player receives an honest compliment it means so much more.
I believe a player with burning desire to succeed can achieve more than player with god given talent that lacks desire. Players who play the game to chase college scholarships or professional contracts are playing for the wrong reasons. I believe in placing value on the process of getting better every day as opposed to the outcome. If you don't love the game, at some point you will stop playing, and ultimately all of your coaches have failed. When you leave a training session you should feel physical and mental fatigue. When training is over you should not feel "relief" but rather "disbelief" it went so fast. I believe most importantly, when you leave training you should look forward to coming back.