RailHawks Elite Technique is a weekly, elite-level supplemental training program patterned upon the most successful professional youth academy programs worldwide. Curriculum developed by RailHawks technical staff based on decades of direct youth academy and professional experience in Europe and the U.S. Curriculum focuses on breaking down fundamental techniques and mastering them to become a “complete” player. Training addresses all aspects of the game: technical, tactical, physical and psychological. Players will have the freedom to make mistakes to enable them to push past existing skill levels. Training led by RailHawks professional coaching staff. __________________________________________________________________________ 20-week training program divided into two, 10-week Cycles (one, 10-week Fall program and one, 10-week Spring program). Fall sessions run on Wednesdays from 10/8/14-12/17/14; Spring sessions will run on Wednesdays from early February through late April (specific Wednesday dates TBD). One training session per week for 1 ¼ hours per session. Cost = NO CHARGE for the first year of the program (sign-ups in future years will cost $249 for each 10-week cycle) Players will also be required to purchase one Elite Technique training jersey for the program ($30) via the RailHawks online store at the following link: https://squareup.com/market/carolina-railhawks-fc. Scroll down to the Elite Technique gear section, and purchase either the boys or girls Elite Technique Field Player jersey, which will be shipped directly to you.