The Ultimate Challenge. The 9-Day Premier Academy is an extended program and then some. Participants will participate within the SSA Performance Academy Session 1 and then continue their development into SSA Performance Academy Session 2 and incorporating a progression of training topics and concepts. SSA staff coaches work with an attention-to-detail approach that insures maximum development. Additionally, teaching aspiring habits for total peak performance, learning new recovery and rejuvenation protocols, and how to better manage the demands of top-level athletic training and competition. Finally, off field activities will be incorporated with choices such as Paddleboarding, yoga, mountain bike ride on Steamboat’s Mt Werner, zip lining and more. The Premier Academy is a 100% residential camp. Campers stay at the Colorado Mountain College campus in the dorms each night. Registration fee includes room and board, breakfast, lunch and dinner as well as shuttle service to all field sessions. Junior Premier Academy (ages 9-13) The Junior Academy curriculum is designed for male and female players ages (9-13). The SSA curriculum will exposes all participants to the best on and off field soccer training, competitions, and activities ultimately preparing them for the upcoming club season. Senior Premier Academy (age 14-19) The Senior Academy is designed for High School players, including incoming freshmen, who are ready to play and be trained at the next level. Throughout the 9-day cap, players will be put in a competitive environment that will bring out their very best. Players will be exposed to the four dimensions of training, Physical, Technical, Tactical and Psychological. Every session will be progressive in nature with a final Small-Sided game that will highlight the topic of the session.