Charlottesville Fall and Spring Clinics

SOCA offers supplemental training programs for those players wishing to further develop their technical skills during the Fall and Spring seasons.

  • Advanced Training Program-Field Players

    Fall 2018 Information

    Friday Option 1:  Friday evenings, 5:00-6:00 pm @ South Fork Soccer Park

    Dates: Begins September 21 and ends October 26.  Make-up date November 2.

    Ages: U7-U15 (players born 2004-2012).  Players are typically separated into U8, U10, U12, and U15  groups.  Final groupings are based upon group sizes and player ability.

    Cost: $83 per player

    Registration Deadline:  September 19

     

    Friday Option 2:  Friday evenings, @ Crozet Park, Crozet

    Dates:  Begins September 21 and ends October 26.  Make-up date November 2.

    Ages and Times:

    • U7/U8 (players born 2011, 2012) 4:00-5:00 pm 
    • U9/U10 (players born 2009, 2010) 5:00-6:00 pm

    Cost: $83 per player

    Registration Deadline:  September 19

     

    Monday Option:  Monday evenings, @ SOCA Training Center, Ruckersville (indoors!)

    Dates:  Begins September 17 and ends October 22.  Make-up date October 29.

    Ages and Times:

    • U7-U10 (players born 2009-2012) 5:00-6:00 pm 
    • U11-U15 (players born 2008-2004) 6:00-7:00 pm

    Cost: $83 per player

    Registration Deadline:  September 14

     

    Mission: the Advanced Training Program provides additional, high level training for the young, eager, motivated player. Training focuses on improving individual ball skills and teaching the fundamentals of team play using an active, games oriented approach.  This program supplements team training.

    • Available to boys and girls, Recreational and Challenge players.
    • Six-week course.
    • Fall and Spring training offered.
    • Clinic setting using active, dynamic skill development activities followed by small-sided training games which apply the learned skills.
    • SOCA Staff Coaches lead players in a fun, interesting training and game environment.
    • Training groups are divided by age and ability to appropriately guide and challenge players.

    All registration is through your personal SOCA account.  Look for ATP programs in the “Available Programs” section for your player.

  • Advanced Training Program- Goalkeepers

    Fall 2018 Information

    Friday evenings, 5:00-6:00 pm @ South Fork Soccer Park

    Dates:  Begins September 21 and ends October 26.  Make-up date November 2.

    Ages: U9-U15 (players born 2004-2010)

    Cost: $83 per player

    Registration Deadline:  September 19

     

    Mission: train goalkeepers in the specific fundamental skills of goalkeeping.

    • Available to all players interested in improving goalkeeping skills.
    • Six week course.
    • Instruction in specific goalkeeping skills. Essential skills of catching, handling, shot-stopping, diving, air balls, positioning, footwork are taught.
    • Instruction by GK instructor specialists and SOCA staff.

    All registration is through your personal SOCA account.  Look for ATP programs in the “Available Programs” section for your player.

  • Advanced Technical Development Program (ATDP)

    Eight week training program for U11-U14 Travel players only.  
    No additional registration or fee.  
    Fall 2018 sessions run from September 5-October 24, 5:00-6:30 pm.
    South Fork Soccer Park.

    All current U11-U14 Premier and Classic Travel players, and U11 & U12 Apprentice players are invited to participate in Wednesday training sessions at South Fork Soccer Park.  No player is required to attend but all are encouraged to take advantage of this opportunity to further develop their technical abilities.  U13 & U14 Elite players are exempted as they will be involved with team training on Wednesday evenings.

    • ATDP sessions will focus on individual player technical skills and also provide exciting small-sided game opportunities.  The training activities and technically demanding games offer an essential development opportunity for players at a key phase of their growth and advancement.
    • The program allows the SOCA coaching staff the opportunity to work with players from different age groups and levels within the Travel program.
    • Players are provided with a unique pool training opportunity within their age-group.
    • The technical training includes a speed-agility-quickness component conducted by our partners from ADAPT.

    There is a separate Goalkeeper Training component for all Travel goalkeepers.  Training is provided on the dates listed above, as follows:

    • U11-U14 Goalkeepers:  5:00-5:45 pm
    • U15-U19 Goalkeepers:  5:45-6:30 pm

     

  • Advanced Training Program-Field Players
  • Advanced Training Program- Goalkeepers
  • Advanced Technical Development Program (ATDP)

Advanced Training Program-Field Players

Fall 2018 Information

Friday Option 1:  Friday evenings, 5:00-6:00 pm @ South Fork Soccer Park

Dates: Begins September 21 and ends October 26.  Make-up date November 2.

Ages: U7-U15 (players born 2004-2012).  Players are typically separated into U8, U10, U12, and U15  groups.  Final groupings are based upon group sizes and player ability.

Cost: $83 per player

Registration Deadline:  September 19

 

Friday Option 2:  Friday evenings, @ Crozet Park, Crozet

Dates:  Begins September 21 and ends October 26.  Make-up date November 2.

Ages and Times:

  • U7/U8 (players born 2011, 2012) 4:00-5:00 pm 
  • U9/U10 (players born 2009, 2010) 5:00-6:00 pm

Cost: $83 per player

Registration Deadline:  September 19

 

Monday Option:  Monday evenings, @ SOCA Training Center, Ruckersville (indoors!)

Dates:  Begins September 17 and ends October 22.  Make-up date October 29.

Ages and Times:

  • U7-U10 (players born 2009-2012) 5:00-6:00 pm 
  • U11-U15 (players born 2008-2004) 6:00-7:00 pm

Cost: $83 per player

Registration Deadline:  September 14

 

Mission: the Advanced Training Program provides additional, high level training for the young, eager, motivated player. Training focuses on improving individual ball skills and teaching the fundamentals of team play using an active, games oriented approach.  This program supplements team training.

  • Available to boys and girls, Recreational and Challenge players.
  • Six-week course.
  • Fall and Spring training offered.
  • Clinic setting using active, dynamic skill development activities followed by small-sided training games which apply the learned skills.
  • SOCA Staff Coaches lead players in a fun, interesting training and game environment.
  • Training groups are divided by age and ability to appropriately guide and challenge players.

All registration is through your personal SOCA account.  Look for ATP programs in the “Available Programs” section for your player.

Advanced Training Program- Goalkeepers

Fall 2018 Information

Friday evenings, 5:00-6:00 pm @ South Fork Soccer Park

Dates:  Begins September 21 and ends October 26.  Make-up date November 2.

Ages: U9-U15 (players born 2004-2010)

Cost: $83 per player

Registration Deadline:  September 19

 

Mission: train goalkeepers in the specific fundamental skills of goalkeeping.

  • Available to all players interested in improving goalkeeping skills.
  • Six week course.
  • Instruction in specific goalkeeping skills. Essential skills of catching, handling, shot-stopping, diving, air balls, positioning, footwork are taught.
  • Instruction by GK instructor specialists and SOCA staff.

All registration is through your personal SOCA account.  Look for ATP programs in the “Available Programs” section for your player.

Advanced Technical Development Program (ATDP)

Eight week training program for U11-U14 Travel players only.  
No additional registration or fee.  
Fall 2018 sessions run from September 5-October 24, 5:00-6:30 pm.
South Fork Soccer Park.

All current U11-U14 Premier and Classic Travel players, and U11 & U12 Apprentice players are invited to participate in Wednesday training sessions at South Fork Soccer Park.  No player is required to attend but all are encouraged to take advantage of this opportunity to further develop their technical abilities.  U13 & U14 Elite players are exempted as they will be involved with team training on Wednesday evenings.

  • ATDP sessions will focus on individual player technical skills and also provide exciting small-sided game opportunities.  The training activities and technically demanding games offer an essential development opportunity for players at a key phase of their growth and advancement.
  • The program allows the SOCA coaching staff the opportunity to work with players from different age groups and levels within the Travel program.
  • Players are provided with a unique pool training opportunity within their age-group.
  • The technical training includes a speed-agility-quickness component conducted by our partners from ADAPT.

There is a separate Goalkeeper Training component for all Travel goalkeepers.  Training is provided on the dates listed above, as follows:

  • U11-U14 Goalkeepers:  5:00-5:45 pm
  • U15-U19 Goalkeepers:  5:45-6:30 pm