Arizona Soccer Club

Thunder Tap Program Begins September 2014

The TAP program is designed to help challenge the elite players in Arizona Soccer Club. The program will test each player mentally and physically through higher level training built to enhance each player’s ability to make quality decisions on the field. In addition to field sessions, the players will also participate in classroom sessions structured to build character development, motivational keys, leadership skills, and career goals. The TAP program is the enhancement of the total player that is essential for athletes to be successful athletically and personally.

Requirements of the program:

·         Must be U12 or older

·         Must have a recommendation from your respective coach

·         Complete and pass the fitness and technical tests set forth by the Directors

·         One additional day of training a week (Tuesday)

·         Complete game analysis biweekly

·         Complete weekly logs

·         Attendance to every session

Details of the Program:

-All applications and coach recommendations must be submitted by August 15th to Lindsey Johnson in order to be considered for the program

- Academy Block 1 program runs September 9th - November 11th (Every Tuesday)

-Academy Block 2 program runs January 12th- March 23rd (Every Tuesday)

- Player can be removed at any time during the program due to requirements (example- missing too many sessions is grounds for removal)