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A Winter Team Regional /National Program ( Nov-Dec & Mid Jan)
Program General Description: Forge program goals are to build the best possible players, teams at the regional and National level as well as to build healthy, flexible, resilient, strong character and positive people. Main goal is to build players and teams that compete as one of the top three programs in the USA. This program is in cooperation with United States Youth Futsal. Madison Futsal Forge (Regional Program) offers players an opportunity to compete at the regional and national levels, and play with some of the best players/teams from around the country. Players register individually and all players are invited to participate in an open tryout at no cost, selected players will be placed on a regional team, coached by Madison Futsal Academy Director Ilir Lushaj or Academy Head Coach Nick Genova & program sport psychologist/coach David Lacocque. Please see about us for coach credentials. Note: this is an early winter season program
Program Structure: Following an open and free tryout process, selected players will be placed on a regional team (no more than 10 players on roster generally 8-9 players). Player evaluation and placement is done based on birth year, performance, technical & tactical game level and more importantly team play. Players will train together in high level futsal dynamics, high speed technical-tactical training, executive functioning, strong game application and lifelong learning toward true development. Lots of strong work ethic and intelligence work toward excellence & toward building (not born) talent. Note: we will only form teams based on player numbers and ability. If qualified for National tournament, we will made decision on team basis and united.
Program Details: Players must go through a tryout (free) process. Players must have a willingness to learn, train and develop at highest levels in a strong academic and learning environment with plenty of creativity and opportunities for growth. Program Focus: Program titles include regional and national champions, however our focus will always remain on the process of development and not titles. Coach & Player Core Values: Work Ethic, Honest, Knowledge, Positive, Collaboration., Flexibility. Coach & Player Code Of Excellence: Strong Work Ethic, Knowledge, Resiliency.
|Winter Forge Regional/National Program|
Forge winter program includes training twice a week, playing in league once a week, playing a local tournament, playing in the regional tournament, as well as other season scrimmages, and Feb/March fun scrimmages. Cost $395 and includes: a) 2 regular 90 minute training a week x 8 weeks (1.5 h each) on Tuesdays/Wednesdays and Saturdays, b) Optional 60 minute training once a week x 8 weeks on Thursday, d) League play x 8 weeks on Sunday/weekend, e) Local Turkey Tournament, f) Extra Scrimmages, all league games coaches and all regional game coaches and coach travel. Note: Fee does not include uniforms (minimal direct cost), or regional tournament fee (minimal fee shared from all players pre tournament).
|Winter Forge Regional/National Program||Details|
|Program Length||Regular Training Days||Optional Train||Game Days||Tournament Days|
|Nov & Dec & Jan||Tuesday/Wed, Saturday||Thursdays||Sunday/Weekend||Nov-Local, Jan-Regional|
|Winter Forge Regional/National Program||Benefits|
|Train 1.5H 2X a WK x 8 WKS||Play League x 8 WKS||Local Tournament||Regional Tournament||Pre Season Train|
|League Coaches||Tournament Coaches||Extra Scrimmages||GK Training Weekly||Two High Level Coaches|
|Weekly Lecture||Top Development||Optional Thursday||Season Evaluation||Player Development App|
|Authentic Futsal||International Coach Inservice||Regional Experience||National Experience||Character Building|
Note: Players registered in Madison Futsal Academy Winter 1 ($30 academy discount from winter 1 academy)
|Summer Forge Regional/National Program|
Forge players/team automatically qualify for the summer developmental program. Please see summer developmental program page for more information. This summer program is a low cost & high intensity program to assist player development, particularly on tactical applications.
Tryouts For Forge Regional-National Teams: Deadline is April 16, 2018
|April 20 2018 April 27 2018 May 16 2018|
|5pm – 2008 Girls & 2008 Boys 2004 Girls & 2004 Boys 08, 07, 06 – Extra Tryout|
|6pm – 2007 Girls & 2007 Boys 2003 Girls & 2003 Boys 05, 04, 03 – Extra Tryout|
|7pm – 2006 Girls & 2006 Boys 2002 Girls & 2002 Boys 02, 01 – Extra Tryout|
|8pm – 2005 Girls & 2005 Boys 2001 Girls & 2001 Boys|