Lynwood High School Football Academy Trials for 2013

Lynwood Senior High School Soccer Academy are holding their trials for year 8 students entering high school in 2013.

Date: Thursday 24th May
Time: 8.45am – 10.45
Venue: Lynwood SHS
Students to bring full soccer gear (shin pads, boots) along with trainers or indoor boots as part of the trial will be done indoors

Endorsed through Gifted and Talented Education (GATE) by the Department of Education, our Specialised Soccer Academy has been operating since 2004. The Academy is designed to provide a unique opportunity for talented football players (boys and girls aged 13-18 years of age), to develop their individual skills and knowledge of the game at the highest level, in a setting that promotes leadership and civic responsibilities.

The program:
The program encompasses all aspects of soccer and aims to provide opportunities for students on and off the field. The program includes:

• 4 hours of practical coaching time per week based on the National Curriculum set out by the Football Federation Australia (FFA). This time does not impact on the learning program of the students.
• Participation in the Champions Schools Glory Cup and Zone Carnival tournaments
• The program is implemented with a full academic curriculum, with the opportunities to gain University Entrance, TAFE entry or complete Certificate II in Sport and Recreation
• Opportunity to compete overseas with our tours of England and Singapore
• Attainment of the Grassroots and Junior Coaching Licences through Football West
• Attainment of the Level 5 Referee licence through Football West
• Links to National Training Centre (NTC), State Levels and local Club Competition
• Event management in Carnival Operations.
Sporting Facilities:
• Two full sized soccer pitches
• Indoor gym
• Weights and aerobics room
• Swimming pool
• Fully equipped Soccer building including Speed Agility and Quickness (SAQ) equipment

The Coaching team:

Ms Nicola Williams
• AFC A Coaching Licence
• FFA Conditioning Licence
• FFA U20 Australian Young Matildas Assistant Coach
• FFA U13 Australian Girls Head Coach
• NTC, State and School State Girls Coach
• Premier League Women’s’ Player

Mr Tony Campbell
• C Licence Coach, I diploma SAQ
• 19 years coaching experience at all grades and levels in Perth
• State Schoolboys manager
• Academy and State Coach for football west
• Ex-state league player (Perth)
• State Futsal Player

Further Information
To be part of this program, students need to attend selection trials to enter the program. To register your interest please contact the school on 9354 0600 and ask for an application form.
http://lynwood.wa.edu.au/index.php?page=academy-of-excellence