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NDSC FALL/WINTER ACADEMY PROGRAMS 2014-2015
  
 
 

NDSC will again be offering our Friday night Academy Programs.  Although our Academy is based in North Delta we welcome players from all clubs, both boys and girls.

In our Academy program we will try to train female players together whenever possible.  However, there may be times when numbers are low in certain age groups and boys and girls will form a mixed group.  In both Goalie Academy and First Touch & Finishing players will be mixed according to skill level.

 

Goalie Academy

This season we are proud to welcome back Pedro De Nobriga from acclaimed Sells Goalkeeping Academy.  Pedro is a former professional goalkeeper who has represented South Africa at the highest level.  Pedro's playing career has taken him to play in many countries and combined with his passion for coaching since 2002 he has been recognized as the premier goalie coach in Canada.  This program will run congruent to the Friday night Academy on the North end of Delsom Field and will run weekly from September 20th 2014 until mid March 2015.

 

First Touch & Finishing

A unique program headed by Ajit Braich, Technical Director of North Delta Soccer Club and Delta Coastal Selects. This program is designed but not limited to attacking midfielders and strikers in the U10 Prospects Program, U11/U12 Development Program and U13 and above Rep Teams.  All other players must seek advice from our Technical Director before registering for the program. Athletes looking to improve their first touch that will lead to a pass or cross and ultimately a shot on goal with the intended purpose of scoring should attend this program. This program is not suitable for all players as it is a very high intensity program.

Email Tanya at academy@ndysc.com for more information.

 

Schedule

September 19th - First Session
October 10th - Thanksgiving Weekend - No Academy
October 31st - Halloween - No Academy
December 19th, December 26th, January 2nd - Winter Break - No Academy
February 6th - Family Day Weekend - No Academy
March 6th - Last Day of Academy
March 13th - Makeup Date if Required
Total Sessions: 19

There are no refunds for missed or cancelled sessions.  In the event a session is cancelled due to unforeseen circumstances, such as lightning, snow, ice, power outage, etc., we will always endeavor to make up that session but cannot guarantee.

Academy programs are not covered in Rep Fees. Rep Fees cover additional coaching of Rep teams during their regular scheduled practices and are separate from Academy programs.

There may be opportunities throughout the season for Academy players to be invited to play as an Academy team in tournaments.  These tournaments would be in addition to the Friday night training sessions and could occur during the week or weekends.  All registration costs associated with these types of tournaments are covered by the Academy.

 

Session Times

Junior Academy
U6-U8 Boys and Girls
5:00pm to 6:00pm
1 hour sessions

Intermediate Academy
U9/U10 Boys and Girls
6:15 to 7:15pm
1 hour sessions

Senior Academy
U11+ Boys and Girls
7:30 to 8:45pm
1 hour 15 minute sessions

 

Goalie Academy

Goalies will be separated into groups based on skill level:
 - Junior  5:15 to 6:15pm
 - Intermediate 6:20 to 7:20pm
 - Senior  7:30 to 8:30pm
Goalies must be in U9 or older to register for Goalie Academy.

 

First Touch & Finishing

Junior FT&F
U10-U12 Boys and Girls
5:15pm to 6:15pm
1 hour sessions

Intermediate Academy
U13 -U15 Boys and Girls
6:20 to 7:20pm
1 hour sessions

Senior Academy
U16+ Boys and Girls
7:30 to 8:30pm
1 hour sessions

We have staggered the times of First Touch and Finishing for players who want to do both Academy and First Touch & Finishing. Please email headcoach@ndysc.com to get permission from our Technical Staff before signing up for both programs as 2 hours of training isn't appropriate for all players.

All sessions will be at the Dennis Elsom Turf Field.

 

REGISTRATION FEES (includes new kit)

Junior Academy:
U6 (2009 born), U7 (2008 born) & U8 (2007 born)  
$280.00 before July 31st 2014 ($330 after August 1st)
Kit Includes: jersey, shorts, socks, training jacket and toque

Intermediate Academy:
U9 (2006 born), U10 (2005 born)  
$305.00 before July 31st 2014 ($355 after August 1st)
Kit Includes: jersey, shorts, socks, training jacket & pants and toque

Senior Academy:
U11 (2004 born) and up
$330.00 before July 31st 2014 ($380 after August 1st)
Kit Includes: jersey, shorts, socks, training jacket & pants and toque

 

Junior Goalie Academy:  FULL, Waitlist available
U9 (2006) - U12 (2003)
$305.00 before July 31st 2014 ($355 after August 1st)
Kit Includes: jersey, shorts, socks, training jacket & pants and toque

Intermediate Goalie Academy:  FULL, Waitlist available
All U13 (2002) - U18 (1997) Div 1, Div 2, and Club players
$305.00 before July 31st 2014 ($355 after August 1st)
Kit Includes: jersey, shorts, socks, training jacket & pants and toque

Senior Goalie Academy:  FULL, Waitlist available
All DCS and recommended players 
$305.00 before July 31st 2014 ($355 after August 1st)
Kit Includes: jersey, shorts, socks, training jacket & pants and toque

 

  

Junior First Touch & Finishing   FULL, Waitlist available
U10 (2007 born) to U12 (2003 born)
$210 before July 31st 2014 ($260 after August 1st)
Kit Includes: jacket (may purchase whole kit for $80 before August 1st)

Intermediate First Touch & Finishing  FULL, Waitlist available
U13 (2002 born) to U15 (2000 born)
$210 before July 31st 2014 ($260 after August 1st)
Kit Includes: jacket (may purchase whole kit for $80 before August 1st)

Senior First Touch & Finishing   FULL, Waitlist available
U16 and up (1999 and before)
$210 before July 31st 2014 ($260 after August 1st)
Kit Includes: jacket (may purchase whole kit for $80 before August 1st)

 

A 10% discount will be offered for teams registering together for Senior Academy. The team must contact academy@ndysc.com and admin@ndysc.com to receive the discount. U12 teams must have 7 or more players registered and u13+ teams must have 10 or more players registered.

If registering 3 or more children from the same family, the third child is half price.

 

Academy Coaches - available soon

 

Academy Outline

Session Calendar

Dates # Type Focus
Fri, Sept 19 1 Assessments Receiving, Passing, Small Sided Games
       
Fri, Sept 26 2 Assessments Receiving, Passing, Small Sided Games
       
Fri, Oct 3 3 Technical - Dribbling Shielding The Ball In Lose Marking
       
Fri, Oct 10   NO SESSIONS NO SESSIONS
       
Fri, Oct 17 4 Technical - Dribbling Shielding The Ball In Tight Marking
       
Fri, Oct 24 5 Technical - Passing & Receiving Executing Proper Passing Techniques
       
Fri, Oct 31   NO SESSIONS NO SESSIONS
       
Fri, Nov 7 6 Technical - Passing & Receiving Excuting Proper First Touch While Receiving
       
Fri, Nov 14 7 Technical - Dribbling Turning With The Ball While Dribbling
       
Fri, Nov 21 8 Technical - Receiving Turning With The Ball While Receiving
       
Fri, Nov 28 9 Technical - Passing Short Passing 
       
Fri, Dec 5 10 Technical - Passing Long Passing
       
Fri, Dec 12 11 Games World Cup - Small Sided Games
       
Fri, Dec 19   NO SESSIONS NO SESSIONS
       
Fri, Dec 26   NO SESSIONS NO SESSIONS
       
Fri, Jan 2   NO SESSIONS NO SESSIONS
       
Fri, Jan 9 12 Technical - Shooting Shooting From Close Range
       
Fri, Jan 16 13 Technical - Shooting Shooting From Distance
       
Fri, Jan 23 14 Technical - Attacking 1 v 1 Attacking Situations
       
Fri, Jan 30 15 Technical - Attacking 1 v 1 Attacking Situations
       
Fri, Feb 13 16 Technical - Defending 1 v 1 Defending Situations
       
Fri, Feb 20 17 Technical - Defending 1 v 1 Defending Situations
       
Fri, Feb 27 18 Functional - Combined Play Putting It All Together
       
Fri, Mar 6 19 Games World Cup - Small Sided Games

 

 

Academy Goal
A significant goal of the Academy is to develop/enhance the Fundamental Skills of each player by recognizing their Skill weaknesses and focusing on improving these Skills. 

 

Evaluation
Fundamental Skill competence is the essential controlling factor for grouping of the Academy members.   The Coaches evaluate a multitude of skills for each of the players and observe Ability, Pace, and Technique of each Skill.  The main focus of the coaches is to determine the individual weaknesses of each player to determine where development is most needed. The evaluation process is controlled by our Academy Coaches.

 

Grouping
Grouping is determined with an effort made to group players of similar levels, needs, pace, and mental and physical ability to focus and achieve success at a similar rate.  Size and Speed are considered but to a lesser degree.  Players are grouped based on the coaching staff's best ability to focus upon improving the recognized skill weaknesses of each player.

The Academy is focused on improving all of the players in each group at a rate where all players within the group are able to have success with the Skills taught while perfecting the Technique and improving Pace.

Players will continually be evaluated by the Academy Coaches to ensure that individuals are in the correct grouping.  Adjustments will be made at the discretion of the Academy Coaching Staff.

 

 

For any questions in regards to technical operations of the Academy please contact Keith Kelly at miniheadcoach@ndysc.com

For any technical questions in regards to The First Touch & Finishing program please contact Ajit Braich at headcoach@ndysc.com

For any questions in regards to Goalie Academy please contact Pedro De Nobriga at pedrodn@sellsga.com

For any other questions or comments with regards to academy please contact Tanya McCulloch at academy@ndysc.com.  

 







 



Created by: Tanya -- Last updated:Sep 20, 2014