FCLC - Academy- Inverted

Level 1

FCLC Academy Camp #1
Academy Indoor 2

Program Overview

Our focus at this introductory level, is solely to develop a child's FUNdamentals in a play-like environment.

Each player will develop their basic motor skills utilizing a one player:one ball setting, designed to be; fun, engaging and rewarding.

Coaching staff will incorporate a variety of non-directive (story lined) activities. to help each player develop their soccer and social skills in a relatable environment centered around PLAY.

Sessions run; fall, winter and spring and no prior soccer experience is required to register.


FALL 2022 Details (10-week season)

  • Children born 2016 & 2017 are now eligible to play.
  • Start Date: Friday, August 12
  • No Session 9/2 (Labor day weekend)
  • End Date: Friday, October 21
  • Spaces are limited to 14 per session and the program does max out every season.
NEW for Fall 2022:

We shall also be adding additional (weekend) game dates into this program, so players can demonstrate what they have learned in the sessions in a 4v4 game setting.

Rain/Makeup dates: 10/28, 11/4
Session Times: 5:00 to 6:00pm OR 6:00 to 7:00pm
First FIVE weeks in Gurnee & second FIVE weeks in Grayslake
Time slots reverse for second five week session
Cost: $120.00 per player (Includes a t-shirt)


ANNUAL Player Package

Seasonal Training Details

  • Season One: Fall (September to October): 1 x 60min session per week x 10 weeks
  • Season Two: Winter (January to March) 1 x 60 min session x 10 weeks
  • Season Three: Spring (April to June) 1 x 60 min session x 8 weeks

Each session is limited to 12-14 players and parents can sign up for individual seasons. Training sessions are primarily held on Friday nights between 5:00 & 7:00pm. Our goal is to run gender specific sessions, but depending on numbers, we may have mixed groups.

To be added to our distribution list and receive seasonal program details and registration information, please contact our U6 to U12 age group Director (Matt Bohmann) mbohmann@fclakecounty.com