Venture

Building the Soccer Players of Tomorrow.

My Venture in Soccer PT.1

Rodrigo’s Venture. Every single player has an origin. In my case, I first started playing soccer at the tender age of 5 years old. It was, of course recreational, and it was something my mother signed me up to get me up and about. Throughout my childhood, the coaches and the teams I had played…
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August 19, 2017 1

Comparing Yourself To Others

“Comparison is the thief of joy.” -Teddy Roosevelt Just how many times in your experience have you wished you had the speed of another fast player? Or the shot power of another player? How many times have your personally put yourself down because of other’s achievements, even though they are on your own team? It’s…
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August 7, 2017 4

How to Become Team Captain

 Team Captain. What an honor to have. Being the captain of a team is a sign of real leadership and a role that is sought out by all members of a team. Being captain is a privilege that comes with responsibility. You are trusted to be the influence and the driving force in the team’s…
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July 31, 2017 2

Hydration – An Underrated Boost to Performance

Hydration. A Simple Task.  Let’s face it, hydration isn’t on our top priorities when it comes to our development because the simplicity of drinking enough fluids is taken for granted. Let me tell you this… Dehydration affects your performances by up to 20%… In a 90 minutes match, that’s 18 minutes you spent not performing…
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July 24, 2017 1

The 3 Most Important Attributes For Soccer Development Success

Ever Wonder Just What It Takes to be a Successful Footballer?   Let Rodrigo break it down with his selection of 3 attributes he believes any player must have if they are to be successful. Let’s be honest. Football can be frustrating at times, with many negative dips in form and times where you lack…
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July 17, 2017 3