Overview

KICKSTART is a youth soccer developmental program for boys & girls ages 3-8 located in Staten Island, and serving NYC local communities in Brooklyn, Queens and New Jersey area. It consists of 1 instructional class per week for 8 weeks. The classes are held either indoors or outdoors, depending on the weather.

Each class lasts 45-60 minutes, which consists of a warm-up, soccer fundamentals, soccer activities, and soccer games. The program is based on the Dutch method which uses fun based soccer games that focus on developing a range of fundamental soccer skills within a friendly and safe environment.

Developmental Focus

Physical

To develop an elite technique level, players must physically be ready to be able to reach their potential. This program emphasizes body movement, balance, coordination, and strength.

Mental

Soccer is very much a mental sport and to play at an awesome level, players must and will develop reaction speeds and increased concentration levels.

Social

The skills learned by playing soccer can be seen at the social level as well, specifically in regards to: teamwork, leadership, confidence, responsibility, and discipline.

Winter Programs 2021-22

Staten Island (Ages: 3-8)

  • Day: Thursdays
  • Location: Coptic Church
  • Address:  500 Todt Hill Road  Staten Island NY 10304
  • Time: 11am – Happy Feet 
  • Time: 12pm – Junior Kickers
  • Session Duration: 45-60 Minutes /One Class per week
  • Program Type: Beginner
  • Fee Per Class: $225