FREE SOCCER CLINICS

EPD - Elite Soccer Player Development will be offering FREE Soccer Clinics at Gantry Plaza Park Soccer field during the month of September. This is the first initiative to bring organized soccer training to the Long Island City community and a continuous effort from our part to expand our coaching philosophy throughout the city.

Elite Player Development (EPD) is a new progressive training initiative that sets the foundation for youth soccer development in New York City. The main focus is the youth ages of 5-14 years old as these are the golden years for formation; EPD operates as a “Club Neutral” model where players remain in their club teams and augment their development through our structured training program with high quality coaching that offers a variety of individual and small group training. The mission of the program is to create an efficient and intense learning environment leading to accelerate development in all key areas of the game: Technical, Tactical, Physical, Psychosocial. 

  •  LOCATION: Long Island City 
  • DURATION: December 1st, 2016 to March 31st 2017
  • DAYS: Monday through Saturday, exact day TBD
  • TIMES: TBD
  • Dates and times will be announced after Thanksgiving
  • COST: FREE

mission

 

1. To Develop player’s technical skill sets along with their cognitive skills

2. Create an inspirational, challenging and structured environment for talented players.                                                           

3. To educate players by emphasizing core life values about effort and respect.

REGION

With a great history and culture we wanted to concentrate our efforts in the NYC area because is an area that attracts major talent and has the potential to be a “hotbed” for producing talented soccer players with the right foundation to succeed at bigger platforms. The fact that the 5 boroughs are all within a reasonable distance, allows us to serve to all NYC areas. 

COACHES

We have professional coaches working with us with very qualified backgrounds internationally and domestically. They have worked at the highest levels of youth soccer development in the Academy ranks of clubs like: New York Red Bulls, Real Madrid, Rayo Vallecano, New York City FC, Sacramento Republic FC, just to name a few. 

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Waiver * Minor Waiver/Release RELEASE OF LIABILITY FOR MINOR PARTICIPANTS IN CONSIDERATION my child/ward, being allowed to participate in any way in the Elite Player Development, LLC Training programs and related events and activities, the registrant understands, and agrees that: The risk of injury to my child/ward from the activities involved in these programs is significant, including the potential for permanent disability and death. While Elite Player Development LLC. applies rules, utilizes certain equipment, and promotes personal discipline to reduce these risks, the risk of serious injury does exist; and I willingly agree to comply with the program’s stated and customary terms and conditions for participation as those may be in effect and/or modified from time to time. If I observe any unusual significant concern in my child/ward’s readiness for participation and/or in the program itself, I will remove my child/ward from the participation and bring such to the attention of the nearest official immediately; and, In the event of a medical emergency involving myself, my child/ward, I hereby authorize Elite Player Development, LLC., its officers, directors, employees and agents to seek, administer or authorize the administration of such medical treatment as they, in their discretion, may deem necessary or advisable until such time as I, my spouse or other person authorized to make such medical decisions is present or otherwise available to make, seek, administer or authorize medical assistance or decisions on my behalf or on behalf of my child/ward. I FOR MYSELF, SPOUSE, AND CHILD/WARD, KNOWINGLY AND FREELY ASSUME ALL SUCH RISKS, which are either known to me or which should reasonably be known to be in light of the physical activity my child/ward is participating in, and do knowingly assume full responsibility for my child/ward’s participation, including the actions of other participants, both children and adults; and, I for myself, my spouse, my child/ward, and on behalf of my/our heirs, assigns, personal representatives and next of kin, HEREBY RELEASE, ACQUIT, DISCHARGE AND AGREE TO INDEMNIFY AND HOLD HARMLESS Elite Player Development, LLC.; its directors, officers, officials, agents, employees, volunteers, other participants, sponsoring agencies, sponsors, advertisers, and if applicable, owners and lessors of premises (“Releasees”) used to conduct the event in which my child/ward is participating, WITH RESPECT TO ANY AND ALL INJURY, claim, cause of action, loss or damage to person or property incident to, related to or in any way arising from my child/ward’s involvement or participation in any program offered by Elite Player Development, LLC. or any other Releasee, to the fullest extent permitted by law. I for myself, my spouse, my child/ward, and on behalf of my/our heirs, assigns, personal representatives and next of kin, HEREBY COVENANT NOT TO SUE said Releasees, or any of them, or institute any action against Releasees, or any of them, nor prosecute or in any way aid in the institution or prosecution of any claim, demand, action, or cause of action for damages, costs, loss, expenses, or compensation for or WITH RESPECT TO ANY AND ALL INJURY, claim, cause of action, loss or damage to person or property incident to, related to or in any way arising from my child/ward’s involvement or participation in any program offered by Elite Player Development, LLC., or any other Releasee, to the fullest extent permitted by law. I understand and acknowledge that my likeness or the likeness of my child/ward may be included in photographs, videos or other recordings of the activities sponsored by Elite Player Development, LLC. and that such may be used, in the sole discretion of Elite Player Development, LLC. in advertising or promotion of Elite Player Development, LLC. and its programs. I hereby authorize the use of my likeness or the likeness of my child/ward in such photographs, videos or other recordings without any compensation of any nature whatsoever to me or my child/ward. It is understood and agreed that each and every provision of this Release is a material inducement and consideration to Elite Player Development, LLC. allowing my child/ward to participate in the JOGA FUTSAL, or other similar programs, and that without my having entered into the agreements, and undertaken the duties, set forth herein, the participation in such program(s) would not be permitted by Releasees. UNDERSTANDING OF RISK I understand the seriousness of the risks involved in participating in this program, my personal responsibilities for adhering to rules and regulation, and accept them as a participant and do hereby assume all risks reasonably associated with, arising from or in any way related to this program. I HAVE READ THIS RELEASE OF LIABILITY AND ASSUMPTION OF RISK AGREEMENT, FULLY UNDERSTAND ITS TERMS, UNDERSTAND THAT I HAVE GIVEN UP SUBSTANTIAL RIGHTS BY ACCEPTING IT, AND I ACCEPT IT FREELY AND VOLUNTARILY WITHOUT ANY INDUCEMENT