The 2012 Spring/Summer Academy begins April 16
Come train with us for the Spring and Summer and then–with your new skills and confidence in handling the ball– join your community recreation team for a great Fall season.
The Academy is a training and development program for boys and girls U7-U10. It consists of three five-week session, with two trainings per week. Training is (generally) on Mondays and Wednesdays, from 5pm to 6:30pm.
- April 16 to May 16 (Session I)
- May 23 to June 27. (Session II)
- July 9 to August 8. (Session III)
Players may join one, two, or all three of the sessions. You are free to register for Sessions II and III at any time.
See additional information on our Academy flyer. We encourage you to print or copy this and pass it along to your soccer friends.
Registration form: The Academy registration form is available here. Please pre-register by emailing NWUnited Academy or by calling 360-466-4152 (Bob Raymond). Provide your name, age group and birth date, and email address.
Cost: $100 for one session (includes NWU shirt & ball). $165 for any two sessions, $215 for all three sessions. Family discounts are available.
Key Academy staff: Geoff Martin has been a very popular NWUnited trainer for nine years, getting high marks from players, parents, and coaches. In addition, Geoff has coached select teams, including teams at the P-1 and P-2 levels. He played four years of varsity soccer at Seattle Pacific University and professional soccer with the Seattle Sounders. His understanding of essential soccer skills, how to teach them, and his ability to keep player interest are all outstanding.
Objective: Soccer development and fun in a well-organized field environment that provides young players with a solid foundation that encourages ball control and creativity and their importance in achieving mastery of the game and satisfaction that comes from it.
If you have any questions or concerns, please let us know.
360-466-4152 (Bob Raymond)
Other Academy Activities
The NWUnited Academy provides a variety of activities throughout the year. We recently completed several winter skill training programs, Speed, Agility, and Quickness, and a indoor league for U7-U10 players. We will repeat these and add others in the late Fall and Winter of 2012/13
In addition, we offer skill training in the fall during the recreational league season, including fun training for rec coaches and their teams. Check back here for specific information on all our Academy activities. And if you are a coach and have a particular interest or suggestion of how we can help you, your team, or recreational soccer in general, please contact us with your ideas or requests. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org.