Soccer Saturday

soccer_saturdayShoot 4 Boots Soccer Saturday is a 3 year BBC Children in Need Funded Football Project that will use sport to engage disadvantaged children age 6-18 years old from the Wolverhampton area in positive, healthy activities. The project will run for 38 weeks each year and deliver informal training and competitions for participants aged 6 – 15 years including informal mentoring and signposting to other services.

Shoot 4 Boots Soccer Saturday is a 3 year BBC Children in Need Funded Project that will use sport to engage disadvantaged children age 6-18 years old from the Wolverhampton area in positive, healthy activities with the aim of:

• Engaging disadvantaged children and young people in sport
• Providing an informal environment allowing disadvantaged young people to develop their personal and sporting skills
• Increase opportunities for CYP who have no aspirations for their future & encourage them to take part in activities that have a positive influence on their lives.

The project will run for 38 weeks each year and deliver informal training and competitions for participants aged 6 – 15 years including informal mentoring and signposting to other services.

The project will also deliver volunteering, training and mentoring for 16 – 18 year olds, with the opportunity to gain entry level coaching certification.

Unique Elements

• Informal Coaching Styles – will provide opportunities for participants to work democratically. Learning to structure their own wants and goals and gaining confidence in putting their thoughts forward.
• Participant led & Discovery Learning – combining with informal learning allows participants to review the training methods used and their input in to the session.
• Mentoring – Coaches and volunteers will provide informal mentoring for all participants. Coaches will be mentors for volunteers taking training qualifications.
• Club Links – With links to clubs across the region the project will be able to signpost individuals to appropriate clubs.
• Talented & Gifted – Links to professional clubs to provide trials for talented males & females.
• Participants will have access to free reconditioned football boots through the scheme

To Book a place on Shoot 4 Boots Soccer Saturday please email info@centrespot.org or come to our coaching session and speak to our coaches

Start Date:

Ongoing

When:
Every Saturday

Where:
Our Lady and St Chad Catholic Sports Centre,
Old Fallings Lane, Fallings Park, Wolverhampton, WV10 8BL

Ages/Times:
6-11 year olds -10.00am – 11.30am
12 -15 year olds – 11.30am – 1.00pm
If you are age 16 -18 and would like to train as a volunteer coach
please contact Centre Spot on 01215692412

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