Stevenage FC Parent Induction Evening Youth Development Phase 9-16 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. 11. 12. 13. 14. 15. Introductions Improvements/Progression Academy Structure Academy Philosophy Performance Pathway Weekly Coaching Timetable Standard of Performance Coaching Programme 9-11/12-16 Staffing and Staff Expectations 9-16 Coaching Staff Player Reviews – Feedback Education & Day Release Sports Science and Medicine Website and Communication Sportilia Tour & Fundraising Lottery Objectives • Darren Sarll – Academy Manager/Professional Development Phase Coach • Robbie O’Keefe – Head of Coaching/Professional Development Phase Coach • Steve Payne – Youth Development Phase Coach/Under 15/16 Coach • Ryan Nicholl– Foundation Phase Coach/Under 14 Coach – PDP Tutor/Ed Officer • Ramon Holland – Academy Physio • Dan Barnes– Head of Sports Science and Medicine Introductions Improvements 2012-2013 Progression 2013-2014 1. Coaching Team 1. Facilities – New surfaces at Shephalbury, Position Specific Work on large areas, 2. Feedback match days at The Akademy for all 1. Informal 2. Coaching Team Continuity (Majority) and 2. Formal new session structure 3. Position Specific Development 3. Feedback – Increase to Formal feedback 4. Individualised Coaching – Attention to 1v1(every 6 weeks for all) and continuation of 3v3 Scenarios informal feedback post games 5. In house Coach Education for Staff – 4. Position Specific Organisation more Consistency and continuity beneficial to players 6. Higher Standard of Performance demanded 5. Higher Standard of Performance required 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. (where are you in the group?) New Staffing Structure Increased Day Release Programme and Contact Time Tours Education and Welfare Officer FT New Sports Science and Medicine Programme Improvements/Progression Academy Manager Darren Sarll Head of Sports Science and Medicine Dan Barnes Head of Coaching Robbie O’Keefe Head of Recruitment Leon Hunter Scouts Lead Academy Physio Ramon Holland PT Physio’s Youth Development Phase Lead Coach PT Coaches Goalkeeping Jorden Gibson Foundation Phase Lead Coach PT Coaches Academy Structure Cat 3 • Our Philosophy is not one of stipulation i.e Playing through the thirds, but more guided to developing ‘Independent Operators’ one that can diagnose and problem solve during the ebb and flow of play Maintain Momentum Maintain Possession Score Attacking Manage the space between units Regain - Retain (1st 2 Passes) Stevenage FC Identity Defending Transition 5 Yard Fury upon losing possession Create 2v1 defensive overloads Regain the ball as early and as high as possible Return to a structure immediately upon regaining/retaining Academy Philosophy 1st Team Senior Professional Development Phase 19-21 Professional Development Phase 17-18 Youth Development Phase 12-16 Foundation Phase 8-11 EPPP Performance Pathway Age Group Tuesday Thursday Sunday U8 5:30-7:00pm U9 5:30-7:00pm 5:30-7:00pm Odd Fixture 9/11/13 U10 5:30-7:00pm 5:30-7:00pm Even Fixture 10/12/14 U11 5:30-7:00pm 5:30-7:00pm Odd Fixture 9/11/13 U12 6:00-8:00pm 5:00-7:00pm Even Fixture 10/12/14 Goalkeepers U9-U12 5:00-6:30pm Weekly Coaching Timetable Age Group Monday U13 6:00-8:00pm U14 6:00-8:00pm U15/16 6:00-8:00pm Goalkeepers U13-U16 6:00-8:00pm Tuesday Thursday Sunday Day Release. 5:30-7:00pm Odd Fixture 9/11/13 7:00-8:30pm Day Release . 5:30-7:00pm Even Fixture 10/12/14 Day Release. 6:30-8:00pm Weekly Coaching Timetable • The ‘code’ in which any Player/Employee works towards at Stevenage FC • A code of conduct that depicts how we • • • • • • Dress Behave Train/Play Present one self to others Develop A Stevenage Player Psychologically/Socially • Better people and better players Standard of Performance • Creating a love affair between the player and mastery of the ball • Repetition – dressed and packaged differently • Arrival activities – before the session begins • NEW SESSION LAY-OUT – Whole – Part - Whole • Introduction to principles of def/att • Variety of systems to create the ‘independent operator’ • Innovative and creative sessions to uncover the risk takers and football intelligent players • Introduction to ‘deep practice’ and how it will improve performance Coaching Programme 9-11 Foundation Phase • Maintain the love affair between the player and mastery of the ball • Repetition – dressed and packaged differently • NEW SESSION LAY-OUT – Whole – Part - Whole • Focus shifted towards individual roles and responsibilities in a team • Exposure to more systems and formations • Position specific training • (foundations of the Professional development stage) • Maintaining Deep practice (essential) Coaching Programme 12-16 Youth Development Phase • • • • • • Staff will set the example for our Standard of Performance • Well-presented and attired at all times • Good communicator – Feedback to players and parents regularly • A high level of detail into preparation of the session and game – teach or play/commentate • A well scripted and rehearsed execution of one’s session • Passion, enthusiasm and knowledge displayed at all times • Attention to detail • Work ethic and work rate – homework topics/testing All staff will ‘keep pushing’ in information and performance standards – see what each INDIVIDUAL can take/absorb Coaches will script and prepare pre-game targets based upon the work they have implemented in training and then review Word processed sessions planed weekly Commitment to CPD Age Group Lead and Assistant coaches Staffing & Staff Expectations Age Group Lead Coach Assistant Coach Support Coach U8 Robbie O’Keefe U9 Cameron Mawer Steve Payne PT Assistant tbd Steve Barker U10 Ray Antcliff Gary Bailey n/a Tim Sergeant U11 Tom Hart Alan Gibbs Danny Payne U12 Scott McGleish Steve Mann Leon Fleming PT Staff 8-12 Age Group Lead Coach Assistant Coach Support Coach U13 Lee Allinson Tom Casey Ted Clark U14 Ryan Nicholl Steve Conroy Ben Anderson U15/16 Steve Payne James Petty U17-21 Darren Sarll Robbie O’Keefe Goalkeepers Jorden Gibson Coaching Staff 13-16 U9-U16: • Report issued and filed every 6 weeks • Word processed and emailed to parent • Scored on 83 different technical/tactical components across 7 categories. • Attacking Technical • Attacking Technical • Defending Technical • Defending Tactical • Physical • Social • Psychological Player/Parent meetings (x3) at every age group Feedback after every fixture (x3 players) Player Reviews • Scored 1-10 (1 being poor – 10 being excellent) on 83 separate components across 7 areas • Presented to player as an email detailing average score & percentage achieved. • Will allow a pass mark to be calculated. Att Def Phase No. 1 Technical Att Tactical Technical Def Tactical Physical Pyschological Social Av. Individual Score 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 Totals 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Percentage 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% Player Reviews Goal Setting/Tracking • Maintain academy level outlined in standard of performance • Strive for excellence in all subjects • Share school reports with Ryan Nicholl – Head of Education • Open door policy • Use football as the carrot! Education 9-12 • Maintain academy level outlined in standard of performance • Strive for excellence in all subjects • Regular contact with school representatives • Share school reports with Ryan Nicholl – Head of Education • Open door policy • DAY RELEASE Education 13-16 Time AM: 9:00-12:00 LUNCH PM: 1:00-4:00 U13-14 U15-16 Individual development or Education (if applicable) 9:00am-10:00am Practical Training: 10:15am-11:45am Individual development 9:00am-10:00am Practical session 1 10:30am-12:00pm DEPART 12:00pm LUNCH n/a Individual Development 1:00pm-2:00pm Practical 2 or Education (if applicable) 2:00pm-3:30pm Day Release – example TT What is it & how is it applied at Stevenage FC academy? Sports Science and Medicine • Dan Barnes – Head of Sport Science & Medicine • - Sport Science/Strength & Conditioning Interns Ross Dearman Lee Warren Darren Harrison Sport Science Staff Athletes not just footballers... • Medical & Physical Screening • Anthropometric Assessments • Physiological/Fitness Testing Testing/Monitoring • • • • • • Sprint Technique Speed, Agility & Quickness (SAQ) Proprioception Flexibility Cross-Training Psychology What will we deliver? • Nutrition/Hydration • An Educational process • Nutrition seminar Away from here... • Ramon Holland – Lead Academy Sports Therapist • Jamie Scanlon – Assistant Physiotherapist/U15-16 Physiotherapist • Rob Jones and Hannah Richardson – Youth Development Phase Physiotherapists/Sports Therapists • Ulla Gatzy and Paul MacInnes – Foundation Phase Physiotherapists/Sports Therapists • Network of 50+ other medical professionals Medical Staff Player Gets Injured Parent/Guardian and player informs Lead Coach or on-site medical cover informs Ramon Holland directly Lead Coach informs HoD who liaises with Ramon Holland (NOT the player or parent) providing; player name, age group, body part, and parent contact telephone number Appointment date & time will then be given to Parent by Ramon Holland Injury Appointment Procedure Tuesday & Thursday (5x30minute appointments) First Appointment 16:30pm • All training sessions and matches will be covered by fully qualified Sports Therapists and/or Physiotherapist from Stevenage FC • Acute injury management at all training sessions and matches • Largest and most experienced medical department the academy has ever had Medical Cover • Private medical treatment room • Fully equipped gym/rehabilitation studio • Access to grass and astro pitches for return to training rehabilitation • Regularly revised EAP’s • Medical Gasses, AED, Spinal Collars, stretchers, fracturepacks, fully stocked medical bags Facilities and Equipment • To ensure the health and safety of all players • Provide accurate information on each medical and physical attribute • Be easy to implement and therefore repeatable at times other than those mandated • Allow collection of the most useful information in the shortest possible time • Provide a method to identify and track the medical and physical status of young players • Allow comparisons against baseline data upon onset of injury throughout season • BOOK YOUR APPOINTMENTS! Pre-participation Medical Screening • Presentations of injury prevention will be uploaded onto the website for your viewing - Acute injury management - Injury ‘Prevention’ - Ankle, thigh and hamstring specific programmes • Corrective exercises devised from medical screening process Injury Reduction • If players report injured to the medical department then they must receive clearance to return to training • Failure to do so will revoke their right to treatment at Stevenage FC for any recurrence of injury • This is to ensure that an audit of injuries can be kept and that effective strategies can be implemented to reduce injury incidence Returning to Training • Largest and most experienced medical department the academy has ever had • Designated age group therapists • Individualised functional movement and posture screening/programmes • Player maturation measurements throughout season • Doctor availability 2013-14 Progressions • Website URL: www.stevenagefc.com • Hang cursor over “TEAM” • Then click “SFC Academy” Website Website & Communication SPORTILIA – Santa Sofia • • • • • • • • • 7th April – 11th April 2014 (4 nights/5days) Train and play at top European facility 4 Training Sessions 3 Competitive matches - (Serie A, Serie B and KO Competition) BA Flights Full board Laundry Service Airport Transfers included £440.00pp (£40 non refundable deposit) Sportilia - Overview • Do parents have to attend? No… Players will be looked after by coaches at a ratio of roughly 1:6 • Is the payment structure fixed? No… Payments are flexible – (weekly? £15pw monthly? £65pm) All we require is the total amount by the deadline of February 7th 2014. • Is there any financial support? Possibly? Fundraising events will take place before the tour to try and lower cost or Include kit! Sponsors are always welcome!! • Can siblings come? Yes! • Is it safe? Your son will be contained in a gated sports complex 1000 meters up a mountain! He will Eat, Sleep & Breathe football!!! Questions should be directed to Steve Payne Sportilia – FAQ’s • £4.34 per month standing order • £1 per entry per week • Win up to £25,000 Jackpot • Pick six numbers 1-9 (8-6-1-7-2-3) • Match your number with the second digit of 6 selected European destinations to win (Corfu 83o Istanbul 96o Tenerife 81o Innsbruck 77o Edinburgh62o Stockholm 83o) • • • • Match 3: win £2.00 Match 4: win £20.00 Match 5: win £250.00 Match 6: win £25,000 • Club receive a share of your entry money which will be fed into youth department! • No need to check numbers – cheques are posted out to you! • Standing order forms will be available at training next week The Weather Lottery Thank you for your attendance and time, we look forward to seeing you in and around the pitches next week!