ODP U12 Developmental Program


The Vermont ODP U11/U12 ODP Select Development Program is dedicated entirely to individual player development.  The coaching philosophy is player-centered with clear, concise and honest feedback.  ODP provides an efficient developmental training environment where players have the opportunity to excel. The primary focus is to provide training that will improve each player’s technical ability and understanding of small group tactics.Goalkeepers will receive field skill training, team training, and limited individual training

 

Selection
Players born in 2003 and 2004 with a strong soccer background looking for a unique training environment to supplement or enhance their club team experience.


Evaluation Criteria

1. Technique
2. Tactics
3. Fitness and athletic ability
4. Attitude

Trainings will begin in April and finish in June.  All players will participate in a one day U12 festival in in June 2015 in Lancaster, MA and in the three day U12 Region 1 ODP camp in June or July 2015.

Fee
$500 includes 6 training sessions, professional coaching, field rental, U12 Festival and the Region I U12 Camp. Players will need to purchase their uniform kit.


Tryouts

Sunday, November 2, 2014 from 8:30am to 10 am at the Tree Farm in Essex for both boys and girls.

Sunday, November 9, 2014 from 8:30-10 am at the Tree Farm in Essex for both boys and girls.



Tryout Registration
Players born in 2003 and 2004 can register onsite or online here (
Boys registration) & (Girls registration).

The registration fee is $35 payable to Vermont Soccer Association (VSA).  NO CREDIT CARDS ACCEPTED FOR ONSITE PAYMENT. The online registration form will be taken offline at noon each Thursday before a tryout and will be reactivated the following Monday.  This is so we are sure to have all electronic information with us at the fields.  

If you are paying by check please include the player's name and year of birth on the check.


What to Bring to Tryouts

Bring a size #4 soccer ball and water. Please download the forms below and bring these completed forms to the try out.

2015 Spring Training Schedule

ODP outdoor training sessions are 1.5 hour sessions for the following dates at tyhe Tree Farm Facility in Essex VT.

Sunday, April 26, 2015

Friday, May 1, 2015

Friday, May 8, 2015

Friday, May 15, 2015

Mon, June 1, 2015

Mon, June 15, 2015

U12 Festival

Saturday, June 6, 2015 -  U12 Festival Progin Park Lancaster, MA
 
Camp
U12 Girls Developmental Camp 
July 5-8, 2015
University of Rhode Island

U12 Boys Developmental Camp 
June 27-29, 2015
Location TBA

 

 

 

ODP Required Paperwork

Boys
Medical Release form 

(.pdf)

Code of Conduct form 

(.pdf)

Financial/Player Commitment form 

(.doc)

Copy front and back of insurance card

 

Copy of birth certificate (new players only)

 

Girls 
Medical Release form 

(.pdf)

Code of Conduct Form 

(.pdf)

Medical History Questionnaire ** 

(.doc)

Financial/Player Commitment form 

(.doc)

 

 Copy front and back of insurance card

 

 

Copy of birth certificate (new players only)

 

**Medical History Questionnaire (girls only). PLEASE NOTE THAT YOU WILL NEED TO PROVIDE IMMUNIZATION DATES. DO NOT WRITE “UP-TO-DATE” OR LEAVE BLANK. YOU MUST PROVIDE AT LEAST A MONTH AND YEAR OF THE DATES REQUESTED.

 

If you have any questions regarding the U12 Development program and registration process, contact Deb Knakal at vsa-odp@vermontsoccer.org