SocrLabs - Mundelein Soccer Development Blog

Speed and Reaction Training

admin - August 21, 2018
Comnbining the linear resistance of the Vertimax with the random reaction of the Fitlight system. more

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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Don’t Just Let Them Play…

admin - June 01, 2018
If it’s not the most common complaint in the soccer forums, it has to be at least in the top 3; “just let the kids play”, that’s the popular formula for soccer excellence.  “Kids in the USA just need to get outside and play... play street soccer, play pickup soccer… then they will ...more

Learning Speed - Playing Soccer Faster

admin - May 31, 2018
Speed starts with reaction time so anything that can be done to train the brain to react faster will directly translate into faster overall speed of play. more

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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Lateral speed training

admin - May 24, 2018
Lateral speed is always a prime target to improve because it has so many real world sports applications. more

52% Speed Improvement - 1 Session

admin - May 17, 2018
Soccer speed is more than just "running fast". The fastest player on the field is not going to win races at their schools track meet. Sure, they're fast but true soccer speed involves the ball so there are special techniques and skills a soccer player needs to be "soccer fast". By making 1 ...more