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Striker 9

Posted: Mon 04 Mar 2013
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Latics striker 9 programme

Latics striker 9 programme

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Awards scheme for youngsters

TheStriker 9awards scheme is a football skills training programme for young people in Oldham brought to you by Oldham Community Leisure and Oldham Athletic

Community Trust.

Offering various sessions each week, there’s sure to be a course running at a convenient time near you.

 

An example of some of the skills taught on the course are:

 

Shooting

Level 1- The striker shot

 

Turning

Level 2- The two touch turn

 

Control

Level 3- Trapping the ball

 

Dribbling

Level 4- The drag

 

Heading

Level 5- Defensive header

 

Passing

Level 6- The chipped pass

 

New members will receive a*FREE Striker 9 handbook(worth £9.00)to collect medals, certificates and chart their progress.

The file is updated on a regular basis with feedback given from the Striker 9 coaches.

 

STRIKER 9 MERCHANDISE

 

A range of Striker 9 merchandise is available, including shin pads, water

bottles and boot bags.

*Handbook issued on payment of course fees.

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Participants move through levels 1 to 6 and then bronze, silver and gold.

 

The aim is to complete the scheme and achieve the gold award.

 

The training course helps boys and girls aged 5 - 12yrs to:

Develop their football skills

 

Learn about rules, fitness, condition, and nutrition

Become healthier and more active

 

Each letter of Striker represents a football skill, which participants will work through at each level of the award scheme:

S-

Shooting

T

Turning

R-

Running with the ball

 

In and out dribbling

K-

Keep ups/control

E-

‘Ed the ball’

R-

Right and left foot passing

*A FREE HANDBOOK FORldham Sports Centre

The Striker 9 sessions take place at:

Oldham Sports Centre, Lord Street, Oldham, OL1 3HA (0161 207 7000)

 

Tuesday 5 - 6pm (5-7 years)

Friday 5 – 6pm (8 years +)

Friday 6 – 7pm (5-7 years)

Sports Centre

Failsworth Sports Centre, Brierley Avenue, Failsworth, Oldham, M35 9HA (0161 207 7000)

Monday 5 – 6pm(5 years +)

 

Saddleworth Pool & Leisure Centre, Station Road, Uppermill, Oldham, OL3 6HQ (0161 207 7000)

 

Thursday 5 – 6pm (5-7 years)

Thursday 6 – 7pm (8 years +)


For more information or to book your child's place, contact 0161 207 7000 or info@ocll.co.uk, www.facebook.com/OCLactive or twitter @OCLactive



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