ADAP- Advance Development Academy Program Overview



"The Crossover to Travel Soccer"

  • What We Teach: The ADAP focuses on building individual technical skills including passing & receiving, 1v1 moves, shooting & finishing, speed, agility, & coordination through age-appropriate small-sided games in a fun, learning environment. The objective of the ADAP is to prepare players for the next level: FC Dulles’ Academy Travel Program

  • Why ADAP? ADAP is for the advanced player seeking a higher level of training and competition more than recreation soccer can provide. An ADAP player loves the game of soccer and is passionate and committed to learning and improving to become a better player.

  • ADAP Training & Game Schedule- Fall (Sept.-early Nov.); Spring (Apr.-early Jun.): Train 2x/week (1hr./session); 1 game/weekend (typically Saturday mornings) in-house. End of the season festival in November and June. Winter: Train 1x/wk- 7 sessions indoors (1hr. each).

Players are encouraged to participate in FC Dulles' Winter Indoor Futsal League (expected fee: $125- not included in tuition)

  • Our Coaches: ADAP coaches are members of FC Dulles’ technical staff led by Club Technical Director, J. Marcelo Gangotena. ADAP coaches are experienced implementing FC Dulles’ curriculum and possess current USSF coaching licenses and have passed criminal background checks. Coaches are selected for the ADAP based on their ability to teach, ability to nurture advanced players, and their ability to instill a love and passion for the game of soccer.

  • Evaluations: ADAP coaches conduct evaluations to identify ADAP players in June for the following seasonal year. To receive alerts regarding registration please email us at Registration for the 2019-2020 season starts in mid-April.
  • Fall 2018-Spring 2019 Year Tuition Fee: Full Year: $475; Sping only $237.50 (installment plans are available)'. Not included in tuition fee: Required ADAP uniform and Fairfax County Field/gym user fees ($21.50; $90.00 out-of-county)

  • Uniform ($75):

Parents, if you want your child to start on the right path to soccer success, the ADAP program is for you!