Wake FC Instructional Recreation Program (IRP)

Wake FC North

Instructional Recreation Program (IRP)

What are the goals of the program?

  • Educate players and parent coaches on formations, rules, terminology and tactics
  • Instill confidence in both players and coaches to feel comfortable around the game
  • Teach new skills to players and fine tune skills they already have
  • Teach coaches how activities and exercises translate to the game

Who is the program for?

  • Players ages 5-12 who want to increase their skills, understanding and love for the game
  • Coaches with a passion for player development that goes beyond winning games
  • Parents who want to increase their own knowledge and understanding of the game

How does the program work?

  • One practice session a week from March 9th to May 2nd
  • One game each Saturday (Excluding Easter weekend)
  • Skill instruction will include shooting, passing, dribbling and ball control
  • Physical instruction will include coordination, balance, agility and overall conditioning

Training schedules & Game schedules will be released by February 12

Additional benefit to youth IRP participants that register by January 31! Receive 4 complimentary technical sessions during the month of February to prepare in advance of the IRP season.

Program Age Groups Game Dates Location Price

Instructional Recreation Program

(IRP)

5U-12U

Mar 14, 21, 28

Apr 4, 18, 25

May 2

Raleigh JCC

Fletcher Park

$95 for players registered by January 31

(player fee increases to $110 beginning February 1)

Parent/Coach Soccer Education Program 16 & older TBA

Raleigh JCC

Fletcher Park

$30 regardless of registration date (NCYSA background check will be required)

QUESTIONS?

Contact Mike.Atkinson@WakeFC.com or call Mike at 919.339.3675

 
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