DETAILS for Chicago Fires National Talent Center Residential Camp< Back
Contact: Emerging Talent Program - 708-496-6774 - firstname.lastname@example.org
The Chicago Fire National Talent Center (NTC) presents a fantastic opportunity for advanced soccer players aged 10 through 18 to participate in an intensive 6-day residential training camp on the campus of Trinity Christian College in Palos Heights, Illinois.
The NTC is an exclusive residential camp that offers players the opportunity to ‘Train like a Pro to Play like a Pro’ with the Chicago Fire Emerging Talent Program. During the 6 day training camp players will take part in a number of high level training sessions that will enhance individual players’ technical, tactical, physical, and mental attributes, with a particular focus on pre-season training in preparation for the fall season. In addition to field sessions, players take part in theoretical workshops that will give them a real professional experience working on aspects of the game that in a classroom experience. Players will work on a number of different aspects from real game analysis to tactical and formation awareness.
The 6-day residential program will include:
Living and practicing on Trinity’s College campus in a professional environment
World-class instruction in all areas of the game on and off the field
Full Chicago Fire Soccer Club practice uniform
Theory workshops covering key aspects of soccer and player development
Tour of the Chicago Fire Stadium and the opportunity to meet the players
Guest coaches from Fire 1st Team and Academy
Players will get the chance to watch and experience a professional atmosphere with a tour of the Chicago Fires Toyota Park Stadium, watching the first team train and the opportunity to meet some of the players.
New to the NTC program this year is the Chicago Fire Game day Experience. This year the Chicago Fire Emerging Talent program is pleased to announce the addition of our MLS Game day experience to our NTC camp. Players who participate in our NTC program will have the opportunity to scrimmage inside the Chicago Fire stadium prior to their home game against the San Jose Earthquakes. In addition to that players will have the opportunity to watch the professional players warm up from the side of the pitch and watch the game from the stands. Prior to the game players will breakdown and analyze the game, learning giving professional feedback on the game they have just experienced. The Chicago Fire Soccer Club staff will be performing and managing all aspects of the training for both male and female athletes. From the advanced curriculum on the field of play to theory classroom sessions off the field, the NTC looks to give players a complete professional soccer experience.
Sunday, July 7, 2013 through Friday, July 12, 2013
Trinity Christian College (Palos Heights)