The 2011 Eastern Pennsylvania Youth Soccer Workshop
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The annual Eastern Pennsylvania Youth Soccer Workshop, to be held on Saturday, March 5, 2011 at United Sports in Downingtown, Pa., will bring the Eastern Pennsylvania soccer community together for a fun-filled day of non-stop soccer "everything!" Included this year:
"Field Sessions" with special guest clinicians:
Paul Payne: NSCAA president and head coach of men's soccer for Bloomsburg University:Building the competitive player- The Competitive Cauldron (U-15 to U-18 age group)
Paul Riley: Philadelphia Independece head coach: The importance of ball work in building confidence, fitness, rhythm and overall team cohesiveness (The Philadelphia Independence Players will participate in this session)
Bob Warming: head coach of men's soccer at Penn State University
Wayne McKinney: head coach of women's soccer at Immaculata University and ODP '95 Boys head coach: Progressive training exercises- dribbling, passing and shooting (U-12 age group)
Mike Curry: NSCAA Goalkeeper Institute staff coach: Integrating goalkeepers into team training (U-14 age group)
Eastern Pennsylvania Youth Soccer Director of Coaching Mike Barr: (U-8 age group)
Eastern Pennsylvania Youth Soccer Assistant Director of Coaching Danielle Fagan: will demonstrate developmentally appropriate exercises for the U-10 soccer player
Iain Munro: Union Juniors Soccer Academy technical director (U-10 age group)
Jeff Tipping: fmr. NSCAA director of coaching and fmr. director of soccer at Muhlenberg College
Trajano Bastidas: 15-year veteran of Eastern Pennsylvania Youth Soccer ODP staff and head coach of girls' and boys' varsity soccer at Catasauque High School (will lead a session on a Brazilian soccer dance that covaers fitness and technical aspects of the game)
Games and prizes for kids in the "Kick Zone"
Olympic Development Program (ODP) showcase games
The latest in soccer gear, apparel and technology from Angelo's Soccer Corner and numerous vendor display
Informative lecture series and forums on and about:
New technology for player registration
Referee education and retention
Tournament Directors annual meeting and new marketing opportunities through Eastern Pennsylvania Youth Soccer
Common misconceptions surrounding background checks
Marketing and communication
Travel League Registrar's meeting
Club administration/operations best practices forum
New referees assignor course
and much, much more!
2010's event was one of the best ever attended for Eastern Pennsylvania Youth Soccer. More than 1,300 people gathered at United Sports!
United Sports is located at 1426 Marshallton-Thorndale Road, Downingtown, PA 19335
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