ADVANCED GROUP SOCCER CAMP PROGRAM
The goal of the EUROPA ADVANCED ACADEMY is to provide an incredible environment where serious soccer players will be exposed to the highest level of instruction in anticipation of playing at the highest level possible. EUROPA ADVANCED ACADEMY is available for individuals looking to be challenged in a highly competitive soccer environment, while being assessed by guest collegiate coaches as well as our EUROPA ADVANCED ACADEMY Senior Staff Coaches. Our goal is to improve individual play through demanding field sessions, and insightful seminars about playing at the highest level. High Performance Seminars will be led by trusted experts in their field and will include: Sports Nutrition, Soccer Specific Conditioning, ACT/SAT Preparation and Sport Psychology. Our field players will be exposed to an intensive training environment for those who are serious about fulfilling their potential. Due to the uniqueness of this specialty program enrollment will be limited, and will only be offered at EUROPA ADVANCED ACADEMY Soccer Camp Sites. This camp is available to serious soccer players aged 15 and older.
Each Extreme Soccer Camps program is developed and designed by National Programs Director Director Dennis Lukens. Mr. Lukens has Coached Professional Soccer in Europe and America as well as leading the Saint Lucia Olympic Team through CONCACAF Olympic Qualification in 2008. Formerly Mr. Lukens was Director of Coaching for the Massachusetts Youth Soccer Association directly in charge of their Olympic Development Program.
Competitive Shooting Exercises
Finishing in the Box Drills
When in Doubt…Shoot
Complex Training Drills
Individual Forward Training
Mental Toughness Development Playing
Defensive Role of the Striker
Attacking out of the Back
Group Tactics Leading to 11-A-Side
Beating an Offside Trap
Vision in the 11-A-Side Game
Training the Playmaker
Changing Point of Attack
Beating the Offside Trap
Beating a Sweeper
Against a Flat Back Three or Four
Playing as a Target Player
Laws of the Game for Strikers
High Performance Seminars
Advanced and group program is available to ages 12-18. This program for the Advanced Player who attends camp as an Individual or Group. (new) The includes players who are Club Players, ODP Players and High School Players. This program is also designed for High School and Club teams that come and to be trained as a group to improve individually and as a team.
The focus of the week is on functional technical tactically training. Developing technique and tactical awareness using the most modern soccer training methods. Almost all training is done in a game like environment under pressure of an opponent to replicate match conditions. We train the Advanced Soccer Academy Player as a total player focusing on the 3 cornerstones of the game: Technique, Tactics and Fitness (psychological fitness and physical fitness).
Each Extreme Soccer Camps program is developed and designed by National Programs Director Artem Vyderko. Mr Vyderki is Academy Director for Ukraine Premier League Club Odessa Chernomorets. He graduated from the Odessa Regional Institute of Public Administration of the National Academy of Public Administration. He worked as an Assistant Director at the Internationally renown Academy FC Shakhtar Donetsk.
Group Placement Evaluation:
The Advanced Program follows the principles of age, size and ability for group placement during the first week of the camp session. The Advanced Program campers are organized into the most competitive teams 11 v 11 games for the accomplishment of the program’s more challenging goals and objectives. Each training session ends with 6 vs 6 games. Every evening campers play competitive 11 vs 11 games.
Your Tuition Includes:
- Full Room and Board
- Swimming Daily, Insurance, Nike ball, Nike Camp Shirt
- Soccer instruction and training
- Individual camper evaluation