WABA NEWS & EVENTS
"Life is like soccer. You need goals."
WABA is an innovative soccer training program that focuses on a holistic development
approach by balancing mind & body activities to create worldclass
athletes & great leaders.
WABA builds confidence
and comfort on the ball
by nurturing skills mastery, creative problem solving,
quick decision making, elite athleticism & character
Russell Payne - US Men's National Team Asst Coach, Northwestern Mens Soccer Head Coach
LePro™ is WABA's Leadership & Holistic Advanced Pathway Programs. This year long Pathway consists of workshop modules focused on developing confident, healthy adults & leaders. Modules focus on goal setting, decision making, communication skills, financial literacy, college enrollment, cognitive
development, a thirst for lifelong learning & personal growth. Athletes will be inspired through interactions with WABA world class mentors & presenters. These modules can be attended by the module or in a comprehensive pathway.
LEPRO™ ADVANCED PATHWAY
"If you don't measure it, you can not manage it. - Peter Drucker"
WABA firmly believes that you must measure performance to properly manage development & growth. All new members technical, athletic & balance skills are evaluated with WABA's initial Assess 12™ or the comprehensive Assess 60™. Assess 60™ is a 3 time a year 60 skill evaluation. It tracks normative & growth data on a 12 level, mastery scale. These assessments are used to define goals in our Big Goals™ strategic planning process for youth footballers.
"Practice like you’ve never won; perform like you’ve never lost."
Skills Mastery is the single most important aspect of becoming an elite footballer. Once you have mastered the ball technically you can
confidently execute tactically, mentally, intellectually & physically. WABA training facilitates creating a toolbox of "off the hook" skills. Mastery then paves the way to
think, react, move & play -
"Winners never quit and quitters never win"
WABA Games are small-sided games that teach technical skills & tactical situations through gamification. These 100+ games emulate street soccer in a structured way
that lets experimentation &
creativity flow. 1v1, 2v2, 3v3 & 1v2, 3, 4, 5 attacking under load games stretch players
out of their comfort zones
for maximum growth.
Join WABA and elevate your game to the next level.
"Perfect practice makes perfect permanence " - Adam Jay Mrowka
Athleticism & Balance are the underlying foundation to becoming a great footballer & world class athlete. It is critical to simultaneously develop advanced technical skills & elite athleticism. As growth spurts & puberty play havoc
on adolescent bodies WABA's Xtreme Athleticism™ & Ballistic Balance™ keep
athletes in balance & continuously developing. Additionally XA™ & BB™
create absolute Beasts!
& BALLISTIC BALANCE
Carpe Diem & Have Some Fun!
WABA immersion camps are simply transformative. Designed to focus on the complete athlete for amazing holistic growth & fun!
Choose from Full Day or Partial Day Specialty Camps. Average player to coach ratios are 4:1 for personal growth optimization.
In addition to our US Soccer Federation licensed coaches we have famous guests coaches & speakers from around the globe.