Hive 4U Academy

4U Hive Academy

This program is for children born in 2016. Players attend one “First Skills” training session per week (6 sessions total) organized by the 4U Hive Directors and professional staff.  There are no games for this age group.

Time and Location: "First Skills" training sessions - Monday's from 5:30-6:15pm at Thrive Space (800 N Front St, Waterloo).  Sessions begin Monday, August 26th and will end October 7th. There will be no training on Monday, September 2nd.

Uniforms:  All 4U players will be provided a uniform shirt at the start of the season.

Games:  There are no formal games at 4U.

What to Wear & Things to Bring to Training:  Soccer ball, water, shin guards, tennis shoes or soccer cleats.  Players should wear comfortable, athletic clothing for playing soccer.

Inclement Weather:  For training status during inclement weather please follow us on Twitter @elkhornsoccer, Facebook - or sign-up to receive text alerts at  Decisions will be made by 4 pm on Mondays.

4U Parent Coaches’ Meeting: There are no formal teams at 4U.  Directors lead each session with the help of professional coaches.  Directors will be in contact with all registered players before the start of training on August 26th, 2019.

Questions:  For questions regarding 4U Hive Program, please contact Emily Michaels, Katie Vanderzwaag or Andy Staberg

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