"As many as possible for as long as possible, in the best environment possible."

Nitros Academy

North Toronto Soccer Academy, located at Eglinton Park, aims to successfully combine organization, coaching excellence and a mutual desire to unearth the limitless potential in each of our young players. We strive to create an elusive balance between the coaching of elite level soccer skills, techniques and tactics with the quest to instill a sense of professionalism, leadership and confidence in all our participants. The term ‘academy’ is indicative of a higher standard of training, performance, delivery and achievement. In our pursuit of coaching excellence, the coaching staff at the North Toronto Academy has developed a detailed curriculum and developmental philosophy that is designed to help our young players realize their potential in a challenging and rewarding environment.  

For further information please contact Academy Director, Nic Hurtado

Program Overview: U7 - U12 Academy

The U7 - U12 Nitros Academy will run from 9 am - 4 pm with 2 training sessions before lunch. The sessions will be broken up with snack and free time to allow players to rest and recover, both mentally and physically. After lunch players will participate in scrimmages against their age group and other age groups to test what they've worked on throughout the day. The day will be wrapped up with some free time to do soccer activities such as soccer tennis in an unstructured, relaxed environment before heading home.

Program Overview: U13+ Academy

The U13+ Nitros Academy will run from 9 am - 2 pm with 2 x 1.5 hrs training sessions. The day will start with a chance to properly warmup and get ready to play. After the first training session, players will have the chance to have a snack and some free time to recover before their second training session of the day. The day will end with some Small Sided Games to wrap up the day on a competitive note before heading home at 2 pm. 

*Please contact the Academy Director, Nic Hurtado, for any U13+ players that will require supervision until 4 pm before being picked up by parents. 

Program Overview: Goalkeeper Week

Program Overview: Position Specific Week

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