2013-14 TDC SITES

Our TDCs are conducted in the various cities and towns across the state as listed below. 
ALL TDC TRAINING SESSIONS ARE ONE (1) HOUR

AMESBURY

Tosh Farrell Indoor Soccer Center
(adjacent to the Amesbury Sports Park)
16 Hunt Road, Unit 4, Amesbury, MA 01913
Sundays 6:00 - 8:00 PM
6:00 - 7:00 PM is for 3rd, 4th and 5th grade players

7:00 - 8:00 PM is for 6th, 7th and 8th grade players
For Directions to the Tosh Farrell Indoor Soccer Center.....CLICK HERE
(Please note the Tosh Farrell OUTDOOR Soccer Center is located at the Amesbury Sports Park next door)

BURLINGTON
Francis Wyman Middle School
41 Terrace Hall Avenue, Burlington, MA 01803
Fridays 6:00 - 8:00 PM
6:00 - 7:00 PM is for 3rd, 4th and 5th grade players
7:00 - 8:00 PM is for 6th, 7th and 8th grade players
8:00 - 9:00 Goalkeeper Training
For Directions to the Francis Wyman Middle School.....CLICK HERE

HINGHAM
South Shore Sports Center
55 Recreation Park Drive, Hingham, MA 02043
Tuesdays 6:30 - 8:30 PM
6:30 - 7:30 PM is for 3rd, 4th and 5th grade players
7:30 - 8:30 PM is for 6th, 7th and 8th grade players
For Directions to the South Shore Sports Center.........CLICK HERE

LEOMINSTER
Boys & Girls Club Leominster
365 Lindell Ave, Leominster, MA
Wednesdays 6:00 - 8:00 PM
6:00 - 7:00 PM is for 3rd, 4th and 5th grade players
7:00 - 8:00 PM is for 6th, 7th and 8th grade players
8:00 - 9:00 Goalkeeper Training
For Directions to the Boys & Girls Club.....CLICK HERE

LOWELL
J.G. Pyne Arts Magnet School 
145 Boylston Street, Lowell, MA 01852
Fridays  6:00 - 8:00 PM
6:00 - 7:00 PM is for 3rd, 4th and 5th grade players
7:00 - 8:00 PM is for 6th, 7th and 8th grade players
For Directions to the J.G. Pyne Arts Magnet School.....

MANSFIELD

MPlex
31 Oxford Road, Mansfield, MA 02048
Sundays 6:00 - 8:00 PM
  6:00 - 7:00 PM is for 3rd, 4th and 5th grade players
7:00 - 8:00 PM is for 6th, 7th and 8th grade players
7:00 - 8:00 Goalkeeper Training
For Directions to the MPlex......CLICK HERE

MIDDLETON
North Shore Regional Technical High School
30 Log Bridge Road, Middleton, MA
Mondays 6:30 - 8:30 PM
6:30 - 7:30 PM is for 3rd, 4th and 5th grade players
7:30 - 8:30 PM is for 6th, 7th and 8th grade players
 
For Directions to the North Shore Regional Technical High School....CLICK HERE

SOMERVILLE
West Somerville School
177 Powderhouse Boulevard, Somerville, MA 02144
Wednesdays 6:00 - 9:00 PM
6:00 - 7:00 PM is for 3rd and 4th grade players
7:00 - 8:00 PM is for 5th and 6th grade players
8:00 - 9:00 PM is for 7th and 8th grade players
Non-Somerville Residents must park on the Raymond Avenue side of the building.

SPRINGFIELD
St. George Greek Orthodox Church
22 St. George Road, Springfield, MA 01104
Tuesdays 6:00 - 8:00 PM
6:00 - 7:00 PM is for 3rd, 4th and 5th grade players
7:00 - 8:00 PM is for 6th, 7th and 8th grade players
 
For Directions to the St. George Greek Orthodox Church ..... CLICK HERE

WALTHAM

Northeast Elementary School
70 Putney Lane, Waltham, MA 02453
Thursdays 6:00 - 8:00 PM
6:00 - 7:00 PM is for 3rd, 4th and 5th grade players

7:00 - 8:00 PM is for 6th, 7th and 8th grade players
For Directions to the Northeast School.....
CLICK HERE

 


      

Our Technical Development Centers ("TDC") are returning in the Winter of 2013/14. Each Center is designed to help players improve their technical skills and to increase their efficiency and proficiency with the ball. Weekly one-hour sessions are run by our Technical Staff Coaches at numerous locations across the state. The sessions are dynamic, fast-paced and will focus to enhance every player’s technical development in the skills of Dribbling, Passing, Receiving and Shooting. Goalkeepers can enjoy specialized training at our Burlington, Leominster and Mansfield TDC locations. Coaches are also invited to attend TDCs. They will receive copies of the session plan and will have the opportunity to discuss the session with the Staff Coach. Our Technical Development Centers are a tremendous opportunity for your players and coaches to improve in an intense, fun and memorable soccer environment. 

WHO ARE THE TDCs FOR?   Players in grades 3 -8
Players in grades 3, 4 and 5 will train the first hour.
Players in grades 6, 7 and 8 will train in the second hour.

WHERE ARE THE TDCs RUN?     Our TDCs are conducted in the various cities and towns across the state. In 2013-14 our TDCs will be in Amesbury, Burlington, Hingham, Leominster, Lowell, Mansfield, Middleton, Somerville, Springfield and Waltham. See the llisting to the left for TDC locations and directions 

WHEN ARE THE TDCs RUN?     Most of the Centers will begin the first week of December 2013 and will run for ten (10) sessions (excluding school vacation week).

HOW MUCH DOES IT COST?     Enrollment in a 2013 Technical Development Center will cost $140.00 per player for all TEN (10)weeks.

 Cancellations by November 1st ... full refund
 Cancellations by November 14th ... 50% refund
 Cancellations made on or after November 15th ... No Refund

WHO CAN I CONTACT?     You can contact Technical Department Manager, Tamie Endow, with any questions. Tamie can be reached at tendow@mayouthsoccer.org or 978-466-8812 ext. 235.

HOW CAN I SIGN UP?       CLICK HERE TO REGISTER ON LINE or email Tamie Endow at TEndow@mayouthsoccer.org.

WHAT WILL WE WORK ON? The Centers are designed to help players focus on and improve all of their technical skills including dribbling, passing, receiving and shooting. Each session will consist of 40 minutes of skill acquisition and 20 minutes of small sided games in which to practice the “Technique of the Day”.

WHO ARE THE COACHES? Massachusetts Youth Soccer State Staff Coaches under the direction of Ian Mulliner, Massachusetts Youth Soccer's Technical Director, will be conducting the sessions. To meet our Coaching Staff...CLICK HERE.

DO GOALKEEPERS GET SPECIALIZED TRAINING AS WELL?   In 2013/2014 we are offering specialized goalkeeper training at three (3) of our TDC sites. These sessions will focus on handling, shot stopping, footwork, positioning and distribution with the hands.

 


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