The purpose of this 8-week Summer Preseason Training is to introduce higher level Goalkeeping training and fitness training to help your goalkeepers move to the next level in preparation of their 2021 Fall Season. The intensity of the training for the high school age groups is meant to give goalkeepers a realistic training experience similar to what they would experience in a collegiate preseason.
We have two options to participate. Pre-Pay & Save or Pay-as-you-go. Register for our Pre-Pay & Save Plan by June 1st and save 15% off. Use Promo Code RGACAMP15 at Check-out.
This Year's Preseason Program Includes:
-1-hour of topic specific Elite Goalkeeper Training
-30-minutes of Goalkeeper Specific Strength and conditioning. For high school age groups we also introduce the goalkeepers to similar collegiate fitness tests that they would experience in their College Preseason
-Parent and goalkeeper intro zoom meeting (reviews how RGA and clubs evaluate the Goalkeepers and what the skill expectations are at each level of play) (how our evaluation system works)
-Mentorship with Pros program (4-6 mentorship meetings with pro soccer players (included in price for those who Prepay and $20 per meeting for those who pay-as-you-go)
-Three Staff led Film Sessions over the course of the program reviewing summer training film and helping GKs gain a higher level understanding of tactical and technical awareness for the goalkeeping position (included for those who Prepay and $20 per meeting for those who pay-as-you-go)
Sign Up: Register for your class by clicking the link above and pay at the field. To Pre-pay and save click the pre-pay link above. The Pre-pay and save registration options closes June 22, 2021. If you choose to not sign-up for the Pre-pay and save program or miss the deadline you can sign-up and pay at the field per session.
Goalkeepers are divided into groups based on skill, fitness, and age. See descriptions below to determine which group you or your goalkeeper would be a best fit for.
Elite Select (U15-U19)- INVITE ONLY or Current ECNL, Girl's Academy, MLS Next Academy GKS, (75-min Session)
Elite (U16 -U19)-Current RGA Elites, Elite Travel Players OR placed by RGA staff in grouping (90-min Session)
Advanced (U15 - U19)-GKs with less than 2 years experience, not currently on an Elite Travel team, and/or recreation player OR placed by RGA staff in grouping, (90-min Session)
Jr Elites (U12 - U14)- Current RGA Jr Elites, ECNL, Girl's Academy, MLS Next Academy and Elite Travel Players, OR placed by RGA staff in grouping (90-min Session)
Jrs (U9 - U11) -GKs with less than 2 years experience and/or youth travel GK in U9-U11 age groups, OR placed by RGA staff in grouping (90-min Session)
Wednesday, Thursday and Saturdays
(See Below for Group Days and Times)
Goalkeepers who attend 5 sessions or More will be given an evaluation post program completion.
Advanced Handling and Distribution
Angle Play/Diving/ Crosses/Cutbacks
Defending Space and Providing Support
1v1s and Situational Decision Making
Cross/High Balls/ Mixed Distribution
Review of the Last 7-weeks
Set Pieces and Advanced Handling
SESSION TIMES & Dates
ADV & JR ELITES:
9:00 AM - 10:30 AM
ADV & JR ELITES:
11:00 AM-12:30 PM
Sessions Begin June 23rd, 2021-August 14th, 2021
Inclement Weather Make-up sessions will be the last two weeks of August.
If injury or family emergency occurs balance will be credited for GROUP TRAINING with a 3-month expiration date. OUR HEAD COACHES
MUST BE CONTACTED if this occurs. THIS IS THE ONLY OPTION FOR A BALANCE CARRY OVER. PLEASE NOTE: NO REFUNDS
OR CREDITS WILL BE OFFERED FOR THOSE WHO MISS SESSIONS WITHOUT ILLNESS, INJURY, or FAMILY
$70 per session (pay at field)
Elite, Elite JRs, Advanced & Jrs:
$75 per session (pay at field)
*Pre-Paid Credits from prior group sessions may not be applied to this programming.
Have questions? Contact us by email at firstname.lastname@example.org
ALL SESSIONS WILL BE AT WASHINGTON & HENRY ELEM