SocrLabs - Mundelein Soccer Development Blog

Old School vs "New Age" Indoor Soccer Training

admin - February 06, 2019
If Mikaela Shiffrin was developed by a "traditional" soccer coach, she would be told to "just put on those long straight skis and and hit the slopes like I did when I was learning to ski". You've likely overheard the conversations where soccer coaches are advocating that kids "just need to ...more
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Adam Joins the Club

admin - January 23, 2019
With a work rate that Adam demonstrates every single day, I have no doubts he will advance in the Triple Digit Club "Elite".It's just a matter of time in my opinion and I usually get these soccer skill predictions correct.more
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Max Joins the Triple Digit Club

admin - January 15, 2019
Max joins the Triple Digit Club and takes home his "trophy". It was harder for Max since he cannot tell the difference between the Green target and the Yellow target. Hitting the Yellow target only gives you 1-point versus 3-points for green so it's definitely a bigger challenge to get to 100+ ...more
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June SocrLabs Hours - Changes

admin - June 05, 2018
June SocrLabs Hours - Changes To better manage the additional coaching staff added for the summer camp, we’re modifying the June summer hours as follows: Monday Summer camp: 9:30 AM - 12:00 PM General Session: 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM Tuesday Summer camp: 9:30 AM - 12:00 PM General Session: ...more
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Not More of the Same! Summer Camp Info

admin - May 30, 2018
More isn’t always better… especially when you’re talking about physical development. Soccer training for 8 hours in a day isn’t 8X better than training for 1 hour. It’s probably worse! Even though our summer camp sessions are 2.5 hours long instead of our standard 1.5 hour sessions,  I ...more
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Disney 3V3 Soccer Champions

admin - January 30, 2018
Congratulations for winning GOLD in the prestigious 3V3 Disney tournament. I won't say I'm surprised because these girls work at an amazing rate in every practice - truly impressive athletes!more
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Functional Fitness - An Amazing Workout

admin - December 14, 2017
If you want to see kids work hard, they need to "want" to work hard and there's no better way to get kids to work hard over-and-over, day-after-day, than to make the training competitive and fun. It's why kids are always more tired and sore after a game than after even the toughest ...more
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SocrLabs was proud help sponsor the Eclipse Challenge Cup tournament.

admin - August 18, 2017
SocrLabs was proud to partner with Eclipse Soccer and help sponsor the Eclipse Challenge Cup tournament. I know... I know... where are the videos? Where are the pictures? We have just a few because it was so much fun, there were so many people cycling through the "Ring of Fire", that we could ...more
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