Intermediate/Advanced Camp is designed for the more advanced recreational and challenge players ages 7-12 and will run parallel with our Youth Academy for ages 4-6
The WISA Advanced Skills Academy, held on the campus of Wingate University, is aimed at providing young soccer athletes with an optimal learning environment in which to enhance their technical soccer skills. The Advanced Skills Academy will be run in an entertaining format whilst providing the young with the essential, fundamental soccer techniques. Sessions will incorporate a various range of fun technical games and soccer play.
The Advanced Skills Academy aims to focus on the more advanced skills and team awareness and development. Both offense and defense principles will be covered and the focus will be on the overall knowledge of the game.
The Skills academy ultimately aims to provide the youth a fun, energetic week in which to enhance their primary soccer techniques and skills.
Soccer skills covered:
Dribbling - Left foot/right foot - Inside of the foot/outside of the foot
Turns – inside, outside, cruyff, drag back
Skills – Scissors, Step over, Feints
Passing - Both feet, Short range passing, Chip pass
Attacking 1 v 1
Speed and Agility
*Teams are strongly encouraged to attend together and will be assigned a staff coach for the week. Players will be grouped according to their age and/or ability, unless attending with their team. All campers will receive a camp t-shirt.
Dates: June 26th-29th 2023
Time: 9am - 3pm. On the first day, players should plan on arriving between 8:30 and 8:45 to get checked in.
(Lunch provided by WISA at 11:30am). Camp ends at 11:30am on the last day