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Develop skills as a soccer player and stay active with the Virtual Youth Soccer Skills Academy coached by Temple City recreation staff. This academy will stress the fundamentals of soccer such as ball handling and footwork skills all while allowing players to express their creativity and freedom.

Mini Division

April 19 - May 28, 2021
Introduce your child to a great sport! Boys and girls will be introduced to the fundamentals of soccer while building athletic skills, learning sportsmanship, and making new friends virtually through Zoom. We encourage parents to participate in this program to assist when needed depending on player's ability.

3 ½ - 5 years old Monday & Wednesday 4:00 p.m. - 4:45 p.m.
6 - 7 years old Monday & Wednesday 5:00 p.m. - 5:45 p.m.

Activity Fee: $30 *included certificate

Register

To register, please visit ActiveNetLink. Registration is now open and will conclude on Thursday, April 15th. The $30.00 registration fee includes the following:  

  • Access to the weekly Zoom Link for drills & workouts
  • Receive the Virtual Youth Soccer Skills Academy Certificate (by mail)

Youth Division

April 19 - May 28, 2021
Soccer Skills Academy provide an opportunity to focus strictly on technique, footwork and becoming balanced player. Recreation Staff will work on improving player's weaker side, building foot-eye coordination, strength, and overall physical fitness. We will introduce offensive/defensive drills and high-level game movement. We encourage parents to participate in this program to assist when needed depending on players ability.

8 - 10 years old Tuesday & Thursday 5:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
11 - 13 years old Tuesday & Thursday 6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Activity Fee: $35 *included certificate

Register

To register, please visit ActiveNetLink. Registration is now open and will conclude on Thursday, April 15th. The $35.00 registration fee includes the following:  

  • Access to the weekly Zoom Link for drills & workouts
  • Receive the Virtual Youth Soccer Skills Academy Certificate (by mail)

Parents Need to know:

You will need to have the following equipment at home to participate and learn remotely:

  • · Please wear athletic attire & shoes.
  • · A small towel or washcloth
  • · 6 cones or items to be used as markers (i.e. food cans or small stuffed animals)
  • · Water to drink during the class
  • · 1 Soccer Ball. Intermediate and advanced players can go up a size.

We recommend the following size soccer ball for your child by age:

  • Ages 3 ½ -7: Size 3 (23"-24")
  • Ages 8-11: Size 4 (25"-26")
  • Ages 12-16: Size 5 (27"-28" Adult size)

Space Recommended: We recommend that your child participates in a minimum a 10' x 10' space with a strong WiFi connection. Either in an open room, living room, empty garage, or front/backyard.

Registered participants will be provided with a Zoom login and must have a valid email address listed at the time of registration and access to a computer, laptop, or smart device with microphone access and video capabilities.

Privacy: We do not record any of our classes in the interest of protecting your child's privacy.