Everyday Athlete + The Academy = Summer Soccer!
Everyday Athlete is excited to announce a new partnership with The Academy to launch a soccer program THIS SUMMER!
The Academy embodies Everyday Athlete’s methodology and vision for their young people to grow into positive, creative athletes. By delivering elite soccer training, the partnership between The Academy and Everyday Athlete offers exciting new opportunities for young athletes.
Stay tuned for more information regarding Summer Camp Soccer Open House dates, soccer camp add-ons, and more.
The Academy was designed to produce technically exceptional and creative players with the ability to write the game, think quicker than the opponent and adapt to any game related situation. We have combined the best methods from the European Academy framework to create a unique approach to long term athlete development.
RICHARD KNOX - Founder
Richard is from the south of England where he grew up loving and playing soccer. He represented his State at multiple age groups and played for two professional academies up to the age of 18. Between 2008-2011 Richard worked in the US in a number of states, before returning to England to pursue academic studies. Richard graduated with a First Class Honers degree in 'Football Studies' at Southampton Solent University, and went on to study a Masters in 'Talent Identification & Development of Soccer' at the Real Madrid Graduate School in Madrid, Spain.
Richard has professional coaching experience with one of the best youth development academies in Europe, Southampton Football Club know as ‘the conveyer belt of talent’. Richard also worked for EPL club, AFC Bournemouth & has International Scouting experience with Northern Ireland International Team. Since returning to the US Richard worked as a Director of Coaching of Travel soccer programs in NJ and NYC.
Richard holds a number of soccer related qualifications from Europe and the United States namely; UEFA B license, English Football Association Youth Modules 1, 2 and 3, USSF B license, NSCAA Director of Coaching Diploma.