SocrLabs - Mundelein Soccer Development Blog

I admit it...we were ugly

admin - December 18, 2017
When we started SocrLabs a little over a year ago, we used only half the space we now have. The rest was filled with the items we were storing in the warehouse so when we fixed up the back half, we didn't "pretty up" the front half. When we opened the front half in the spring, things got too ...more

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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Are your soccer skills "improving" or "expanding"?

admin - November 04, 2017
Soccer practice is really good at helping players “improve” but a lot less good at helping kids “expand”. Often times, good players are really good at doing things the wrong way. Instead of working on their left foot skills, they’ll get really good at using their right foot in the wrong way. ...more

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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The War On Winning

admin - April 19, 2017
Is it just me?  Am I a little over sensitive? Or have you also noticed the onslaught of articles, speeches and posts about the "hazards of winning"? Because I just don't understand it. Organized sports is all about winning. Winning is why kids join organized ...more

Eclipse Soccer & SocrLabs

admin - March 10, 2017
Eclipse Soccer partners with SocrLabs... how does that happen? Partnerships like this happen slowly, over a long period of time, and one soccer athlete at a time. It comes from proven performance that’s developed during indoor soccer training and then transferred out onto the field. When a ...more