Today, seen our final day of our week 5 ‘Bend it like Beesley’ summer programme. Throughout the week the players from each age group have worked on all aspects of the game including, dribbling; passing; shooting and working on both defending and attacking. Throughout the week there were 50+ players signed up to this weeks programme. Next week is our final week of Bend it like Beesley and there are limited places available. If you would like to sign your child up for what we can assure will be a fantastic week, please contact a member of the academy team or via email email@example.com
This week saw Youth Worker Amy Henderson and Young Ambassador Lewis Garrity take 15 young people on a day trip to Portobello Beach. As part of our Summer Programme 2014 participants visited the amusement park and played fun games on the beach.
Monday morning kicked off our 5th week of Bend it like Beesley summer programmes. With it being our busiest week yet this summer with 50 + players signed up over the three different age groups. Our Little Dribblers programme runs for 3-4 year olds from 10am-11am, whereas the Junior Soccer School runs for 5-8 year olds and Senior Soccer School players aged 9-12 years. Our Junior and Senior School runs from 10am-12noon. If you are interested in signing your child up for the final week next week W/C 4th August, please contact a member of the academy team on 0131 552 7854 or via email firstname.lastname@example.org
Some of our Academy Ambassadors have elected to forfeit personal awards due to them, as a direct result of them volunteering with us, to support UNICEF projects delivered in Africa ( see www.youngscot.org/rewards ). As a result of Ambassadors efforts, 4 x footballs plus a week’s worth of meals for 2 people, have been donated thr0ugh Young Scot.
Bend it like Beesley week 4 ended today with 35+ players receiving their certificates and gifts from Sparry the Spartans Squirrel. Sparry also hit the crossbar to give the coaches their first victory of the summer for the coaches challenge. Places are still available on weeks 5 & 6, to sign up for a day or a full week, please contact a member of the academy team or email email@example.com
On Wednesday, as part of our Academy youth work summer programme, 11 x YP enjoyed the chance to go to Laser Quest, where they enjoyed the challenge of playing various games.
Today at the academy we kicked off our 4th week of our summer Bend it like Beesley coaching programme. We have 35+ players signed up for today throughout the three age groups. The Little Dribblers and Junior Soccer School both worked on dribbling and control. The Senior Soccer School were working on beating defenders with speed and seemed to have had a lots of fun.
If you would like to sign up for the rest of the week or for one of the next two weeks, please contact Nicola Sturrock on 0131 552 7854 or via email firstname.lastname@example.org
Today marked the final day of Bend it like Beesley Week 4 for Summer. With 35 kids on the programme, it was another fantastic week with huge improvements made in all players. For their excellent attitudes, players each received a certificate, water bottle and Bend it like Beesley medal.
Taylor Grillo, Aaron Cameron & Jack Cameron all received a football for having attended 3 weeks in succession whilst Aidan Cross received a special gold Bend it like Beesley medal, having attended well over 20 of our programmes since we opened. Congratulations to the 4 stalwarts and all players who attended.
There are still spaces on the final 3 weeks of our Summer programme – for more information contact email@example.com
Our latest ’making magic memories’ trip, as part of our Summer Programme – a trip to the Time Capsule – took place on Wednesday 16th July. Lead by Kenny & Jamie, 11 x YP enjoyed the chance to experience the Time Capsule for the 1st time…the group of YP people who took part, are all participants on Street Football in a Safe Place.
Week three of our summer ‘Bend it like Beesley’ programme kicked of yesterday morning in style with over 30 players joining us for the 5 day programme. It is great to see so many new faces joining the ranks as well as familiar faces returning to demonstrate their great footballing skills and having lots of fun. If you would like to sign up to any of our remaining three weeks then please contact the academy office on 0131-552-7854 or via email firstname.lastname@example.org