2010 will see the roll-out of the new Scottish FA Skills Challenge, which aims to test and develop the individual skills of young players.

Individuals, teams, clubs and whole associations can organise their own specific Skills Challenge competitions, in the run-up to regional and national events later in the year.

Coaches, volunteers and parents interested in developing the individual technique of their players across the North region are being offered the chance to find out more about the programme FREE of charge by attending the in-service on Wednesday 7th April at Aberdeen Sports Village.

Skills Challenge training day itinerary:

7.00pm Welcome
7.10pm Skills Challenge DVD presentation
7.25pm Delegates make their way to the practical session at Indoor 3G Pitch

7.30pm Demo of Skills Test Challenges
8.45pm Questions and Answers

9.00pm Close
All coaches should take part in the tests if physically able to ensure full understanding of the activities. Tracksuit and footwear suitable for astroturf should be worn.
If you would like to attend, contact the North Regional Office on 01343 540101 or email north@scottishfa.co.uk