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2020 Winter Academy in Augusta: U10-U14 Goalkeeping School for Challenge & Travel Only (Wednesday’s @ Fishburne Military School 8-9pm)

February 5, 2020 @ 8:00 pm - 8:30 pm

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An event every week that begins at 8:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until February 12, 2020

Welcome to Augusta’s 2020 Winter Academy: U10-U14/2006-2011 Goalkeeping School for Challenge & Travel Goalkeepers Only
The Academy offers a focused training environment that is age and skill appropriate for the competitive goalkeeper.  Goalkeeper training sessions will be composed of individual technical skill development, small group training activities specific to the daily topic, and group competitive instructional games. Academy instruction is provided by SOCA Augusta’s Goalkeeping Coordinator, Dwayne Schwartz.  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 cancellation.

U10-U14 Goalkeeping School Winter Academy
Augusta’s Goalkeeping School Academy will focus on further developing essential technical & tactical goalkeeping skills for the advanced goalkeeper.  Topics will include catching techniques, footwork, shot stopping, breakaways, cutting out crosses, positioning and distribution. The sessions will include both technical training and competitive game activities.

Sessions meet weekly on Wednesdays, 8:00pm-9:00pm, at Fishburne Military School, 225 S Wayne Ave, Waynesboro, VA 22980.  Academy begins Wednesday, January 8th – Wednesday, February 12th.

Players should wear indoor soccer shoes (or sneakers), shin guards and appropriate soccer gear.  Players should also bring a properly inflated soccer ball and water bottle.  The surface is a gym floor, no cleats are allowed, only indoor shoes or non-marking soled shoes.

Cost:  $135
This program is limited to 10 players.  There are no refunds after the registration deadline of December 21.

If you have questions about this program please contact Chris Stapler at chris.stapler@socaspot.org.


February 5, 2020
8:00 pm - 8:30 pm