Italia Soccer Academy Camps feature individualized player development within a team setting. Players in our boys and girls soccer camps will focus on position-specific drills, participate in strategy sessions and play in competitive scrimmages. We have a proven track record of helping young players reach their true potential on and off the field through our core training program that includes instruction and competition plus physical conditioning and mental conditioning. Our elite coaching staff helps every player become the complete athlete. Children will also have an intense training on sport nutrition and eating habits which are fundamental in the development of body and mind. Italia Soccer Academy is a project of a professional Chef who has played professional and recreational soccer for over 45 years starting in Italy in the 60s and continued in the United States as a player first and coach after. Italia Soccer Academy masters the fine strategic elements of Italian soccer and the modules of the game that only Italians can apply. Your child will Improve Technical / Dribbling/ball control, passing, receiving, shooting/striking and heading Tactical / Understand the dynamics of play through numbers. 1v1, 2v2 and up to 11v11 drills including attacking, defending and ball movement Competition / Speed of play, build ups, changing point of attack, team shape, applying pressure Position-Specific / Master the unique skills needed at different positions on the field. Making runs, clearing space, sending players through, shutting down an opponent and using angles Performance / Maximize speed and agility, build power, increase endurance, aerobic capacity and reduce chance of injury Mindset / Pre-match routines, preparation, manage emotions and address adversity The fee include 1 T shirt for each participant and beverages Medical insurance has to be provided by parents for each child participating as well as medical history.