RCU Development Academy
Rocket City United Development Academy (RCUDA) is a local organization designed to ensure players develop a lasting enjoyment of the game, learn how to play in the philosophy of the US Soccer Federation and provide the professional structure needed for players to excel. RCUDA implements a philosophy of play as defined by the US Soccer Federation to produce attractive, attack-minded, dynamic and creative soccer. RCUDA provides private training, a recreation coaching program, individual and team camps, a developmental academy and the RCU reserves program.
RCUDA CENTERS OF EXCELLENCE
RCUDA is a player development soccer Academy. This means our primary goal is to train players by emphasizing the improvement of the individual and development of the team first. Through concentration on youth development, we prepare players for success at the senior levels. Youth players are developed in preparation to one day play on a RCU Select, Junior, Reserve or NPSL team. Each Center of Excellene(COE) follows the same training curriculum following the US Soccer Federations guidelines for age-specific training.
Fall 2013 Program
The Fall 2013 program will start 8/5/13. There are 2 RCUDA COE locations: Madison and Gurley with boys teams for U9-U14 age groups. There are limited openings so for more information, please email us at email@example.com. There are 4-5 training sessions per game played and two tournaments.
RCU PRIVATE TRAINING
Take advantage of our New Private Training Program. This is a program designed to help rapid development of individual players in a friendly environment. Individual player will get all the attention from our coaches who will help identify their strong and weak points. Our coach will create a special program aimed at strengthening weak points and improving their strong points. In addition, positional advice will be given based on player’s ability and quality. Extra emphasis will be given on ball control, passing and shooting. Players get the privilage to ask all sorts of soccer related questions. This program is available for all age groups; it is never too early to become a soccer star. Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information
RCU RECREATION COACHING PROGRAM
This program is designed for recreational organizations and teams for players ages 12 and below. We are determined to work with individual organizations to create and increase interest in young players on the most played team sport in the world. This is a 2-week program where we hold 4 training sessions with recreational team’s players and coaches. Our coaches will bring with them soccer related fun games to help teach young players basic key soccer skills. Each training session will focus on individual skill e.g. passing, dribbling, shooting and so on. Coaches will also get an opportunity to add into their account of knowledge some new fun drills that they can use in the future to help develop young players. After the 4 training sessions, we hold a mini 3v3 tournament for the players. Email us at email@example.com for more information.
RCU SUMMER SOCCER CAMPS 2013
Expect a lot from our camps this year; Coaches will give every player equal attention while teaching them soccer drills key in the game. Players will also learn basic teamwork and soccer communication skills. Injury prevention exercises will also be included in our camps this year. This will also be a golden opportunity for kids to interact and make new friends in a safe and fun environment. Every kid will receive a camp shirt and a soccer ball plus an opportunity to win one of the 3 special awards that will be given to; camper of the week, most hard working and most improved player fairly selected by our coaches. Finally and most important the players will have fun.
We will have 3 different camp categories
- Ages 7 and below: Their camp will run for an hour and a half every day. They will learn basic soccer drills while having fun at the same time. All drills will be based on fun games.
- Half day camps Ages 8+: Coaches will run the players through injury prevention exercises, technical soccer drills, tactical drills, new fun game for each day and a small sided scrimmage.
- Teams and high school full day camps: This camp will focus on improving every aspect of the team. Morning session will focus on speed, agility, injury prevention exercises, technical drills, tactical drills and a fun game. Afternoon session will focus on a different team tactic each day as well as a full sided scrimmage to apply the individual tactic learned. (Team tactics will include; formation both attacking and defending shape, counters attacking,
set plays; corners kicks, free kicks, throw ins etc). Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information
RCU RESERVES and RCU Juniors Summer Program
This program is designed for high school age and 1st year college players looking to improve their game and one day play on the RCU NPSL Team. RCU Reserves will have 3 sessions per week for an 8-week period that will begin in May. Games will be played against other NPSL Reserve teams of similar age groupings. Players interested in the program may attend trials that will be held for the Reserves in May.
Start Date: May 12, 2013
Session Days:Sunday, Tuesday, Thursday and some Saturday (24 sessions)
Costs cover coaching fee, referee fees, player registration, training gear, fields and player assessment.
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