RailHawks Elite Technique is a weekly, elite-level supplemental training program patterned upon the most successful professional youth academy programs worldwide. Curriculum developed by RailHawks technical staff based on decades of direct youth academy and professional experience in Europe and the U.S. Curriculum focuses on breaking down fundamental techniques and mastering them to become a “complete” player. Training addresses all aspects of the game: technical, tactical, physical and psychological. Special additional offerings throughout the program include nutrition presentations by a certified nutritionist, college academic/athletic prep presentations, etc. Players will have the freedom to make mistakes to enable them to push past existing skill levels. Training led by RailHawks Assistant Coach and Director of Elite Technique, Sam Stockley, and other RailHawks professional coaching staff. Training sessions predominantly held at WakeMed Soccer Park’s world-class soccer fields. __________________________________________________________________________ 40-week training program divided into four, 10-week Cycles (two, 10-week Fall programs and two, 10-week Spring programs). Fall sessions run from early August through mid-December; Spring sessions run from early February through mid-June. One training session per week for 1 ¼ hours per session. Cost = $185 for each 10-week Cycle (auto-paid one month before the start of each 10-week cycle) You must register for the entire 40-week series – registration for individual Cycles is not an option. Players may withdraw from the program and future Cycles will not be charged subject to the notification requirements in the refund policy on the RailHawks website. Players will also be required to purchase one Elite Technique training jersey for the program (~$25) via the RailHawks online store (logistics to be communicated later).