Striker 9 is the largest football skills training programme for young people aged 5 to 16 years old in Leeds.
The training course helps young people to develop football skills and learn about rules, fitness and diet.
Enrollment can take place at any time.
The letters of Striker represents a football skill. You will work through these at each level of the award scheme.
S - shooting
T - turning
R - running with the ball
I - in and out dribbling
K - keep ups / control
E - 'ed the ball
R - right and left foot passing
All new members receive a brand new Striker 9 football. A Striker 9 folder can be bought which gives information on fitness, diet, code of conduct and include a Players progress page, which is updated by the Coaches.
Each time a child passes a level they can purchase a medal and certificate that is then stored in their STRIKER 9 file.
Striker 9 courses are offered at the following leisure centres:
- Aireborough leisure centre
- Armley leisure centre
- Fearnville leisure centre
- Holt Park leisure centre
- John Charles centre for sport
- John Smeaton leisure centre
- Kirkstall leisure centre
- Kippax leisure centre
- Morley leisure centre
- Pudsey leisure centre
- Rothwell leisure centre
- Scott Hall leisure centre
Striker 9 prices 2012
Most striker sessions are run as courses in term time.
Prices start from £2.80 per week with a Leeds card extra, £4.00 per week with a Leeds card or £4.50 per week standard rate
For further information please contact your nearest leisure centre.