Development Academy (Ages U6-U10)
The Development Academy program is designed to provide a positive environment for the area’s most motivated and dedicated soccer players.
This program is positioned between our Community recreation soccer programs and our Academy travel soccer programs with the objective to serve as a “bridge” to our U8-U10 Academy travel soccer teams. This is also the next step for players participating in our Academy Development Juniors program.
Our Development Academy Program is intended for players with a strong interest in soccer, open to the idea of playing travel soccer (Academy) in the future and for parents who are willing to make a stronger commitment to their child’s development in soccer.
This program offers several benefits:
- Curriculum developed and sessions are taught by professionally licensed coaches.
- Developmentally appropriate curriculum by age for boys and girls with a heavy emphasis on individual technique and creativity.
- Two practices per week outdoor training in the Fall and Spring.
- Weekend Intra- Academy games on Saturdays coached by professional staff.
- Potential cross-over matches with other local or regional clubs.
- This program includes professional coaching at all Fall and Spring practices, games and potential cross-over games at no additional cost.
- Season Tickets per player to Virginia Beach City FC home games.
Optional; additional fee applies:
- Access to the Virginia Premier Cup for the U8 and U9 players
- Access to TASL League Play
- Access to our club winter Futsal program
- Exclusive access to our semi professional team, Virginia Beach City FC through our Summer Academy Pro Experience program.