Football Development Programme

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All classes have now resumed. Class time tables are listed below and customers can continue to book classes by completing and submitting the form through the booking link.
 
 
All drop in sessions have resumed and no pre booking required. Please just turn up on the day,

https://www.edlc.co.uk/sport-leisure/childrens-classes

 

Come and Play

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Girls Only resumes w/b 14 August

Lee Alexander, soccer centres. girls only football. Wednesdays 6pm - 7pm at Leisuredrome, Bishopbriggs. Saturdays 11am - 12noon at Kirkintilloch Leisure centre. Ages 5 - 12/£2.50 per session. To register contact Scott Murray Scott.murray@eastdunbarton.gov.uk, 01415788431

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Allander Leisure Centre

We hope to return November 2023 when the new Football sportsdrome opens.

 

Kirkintilloch Leisure Centre

Class times

Day

Class/class code

Times

Cost

Availability

Tuesday

Mini Kickers

4pm – 4:45pm

Direct debit (£20.50 p/month)

Limited Availability

Tuesday

Football Centre

5pm – 6pm

Direct debit (£20.50 p/month)

Limited availability

Tuesday

Goal Keeping

5pm – 6pm

Pay as you Play

Drop in

Thursday

Mini Kickers

4pm – 4:45pm

Direct debit (£20.50 p/month)

Limited availability

Thursday

Football Centre

5pm – 6pm

Direct debit (£20.50 p/month)

FULL – contact Football Dev

Friday

Come & Play (5 – 12 year olds)

4pm – 5pm

Pay as you play

Drop in

Saturday

Mini Kickers

8:30am – 9:15am

Direct debit (£20.50 p/month)

FULL – contact Football Dev

Saturday

Football Centre

9:30am –11am

Direct debit (£24.50 p/month)

FULL – contact Football Dev

Saturday

Girls Only

11am– 12pm

Resumes w/b 14 August

Pay as you Play

Drop in

Leisuredrome

Class times

Day

Class/class code

Times

Cost

Availability

Wednesday

Mini Kickers

4pm – 4:45pm

Direct debit (£20.50 p/month)

Availability

Wednesday

Football Centre

5pm – 6pm

Direct debit (£20.50 p/month)

Availability

Wednesday

Girls Only

6pm – 7pm

Pay as you Play

Drop in

Friday

Come & Play (5 – 8 year olds)

4pm– 5pm

Pay as you play

Drop in

Friday

Come & Play (9 – 12 year olds)

5pm – 6pm

Pay as you play

Drop in

Saturday

Mini Kickers

8:30am – 9:15am

Direct debit (£20.50 p/month)

Limited availability

Saturday

Football Centre

9:30am – 11am

Direct debit (£24.50 p/month)

Limited availability

Football Development Winter Camp

*Classes available to book from Monday 27 November

To book any of the below classes please complete and return the attached application form located in the documents section of the webpage.

For further information please email scott.murray@eastdunbarton.gov.uk or football@eastdunbarton.gov.uk

Football Centres  – These courses incorporate individual skills development and small sided games. (5 – 12 years)

Soccer Camp – Enjoy a great 3 days of football fun all day, every day. These courses include skills development, fun games, small sided games and lots of fun. Courses open to boys and girls.(7 – 12 years)

*Please bring a drink (water or still juice) and a packed lunch every day*

Kirkintilloch Leisure Centre

Days

Class/class code

Dates

Times

Cost

Wednesday- Friday

 

Football Centre FC1

3 - 5 January

10am – 12noon

£25.00

Wednesday - Friday

 

Soccer week SW1

3 -5 January

10am – 3pm

£48.00

Football Development Coaches Profiles

East Dunbartonshire Football Development has a wide array of coaches working within their grassroots community programme. Each coach is committed to the development of young people within the sport of football, and player enjoyment is at our core. They hold a varying degree of football qualifications but all have achieved a minimum of the Scottish FA Level 1 qualification.

Coaches

 

Emma Dolan

Qualifications: Scottish FA Level 1~
Predominantly works in: The Allander Leisure Centre and Schools Programme
Coaching ambitions: To achieve my Scottish FA Level 2 UEFA C Licence and coach a team – no preference on level.

Alex Miller

Qualifications: UEFA B Licence
Predominantly works in: Kirkintilloch Leisure Centre, Schools Programme and Advanced Player Centre
Coaching ambitions: My ambitions are to complete my coaching qualifications within the next few years and improve myself l as much as I can. Then hopefully in years to come I would like to coach in Europe, but at the moment I am enjoying being a part of the football development team here at EDLC

Darren Hynes

Qualifications: Scottish FA Level 1
Predominantly works in: The Allander Leisure Centre and Schools Programme
Coaching ambitions: To coach in some capacity within a professional team

Lewis Sanderson

Qualifications: Scottish FA Level 1, Scottish FA Goalkeeping Level 1
Predominantly works in: The Allander Leisure Centre and Schools Programme
Coaching ambitions: I would love to open my own goalkeeping academy and further my coaching career within Scotland and coach at the highest level.

Gavin MacLure

Qualifications:Scottish FA Level 1
Predominantly works in:The Leisuredrome Bishopbriggs
Coaching ambitions: I work full time as Sports Development Officer however I have coached with EDLC Football Development since I was volunteer over 7 years and continue to coach as much as I can as I enjoy working with this team of coaches. I also enjoy seeing the progression the children make through all our classes.

Eva Ralston

Qualifications: Scottish FA Level 1
Predominantly works in: The Leisuredrome Bishopbriggs
Coaching ambitions: I hope to improve as a football coach by learning from my colleagues and more experienced coaches at ELDC. I’m also hoping to later transfer my improved confidence & skills and spend some time coaching abroad.

Kieran McGrory

Qualifications: Scottish FA Level 1
Predominantly works in: Kirkintilloch Leisure Centre
Coaching ambitions: Other than working to as high a standard as possible, my overall ambition is to coach in the United States at an Elite Youth Academy level or College/University standard.

Mark Edwards

Qualifications: Scottish FA Level 1
Predominantly works in: The Leisuredrome Bishopbriggs
Coaching ambitions: To gain experience in order to continue to improve as a coach. To facilitate a fun environment for children to play and learn football.

Elly McLean

Qualifications: Scottish FA Level 1
Predominantly works in: The Allander Leisure Centre
Coaching ambitions:  To learn as much as I can from the coaches and children and be as creative as I can during my sessions to prepare me for my future career as a PE teacher.