STATESBORO, Ga. – South Georgia Tormenta FC is thrilled to unveil Tormenta Futures, a youth soccer and movement education program formerly known as Sweet Feet Soccer and founded in 2011. Tormenta Futures has programming scheduled at multiple locations throughout South Georgia and the Lowcountry of South Carolina for Fall 2020 and will be announcing additional locations in the weeks and months ahead.
"We are extremely excited about our Tormenta Futures school-based program and how it fully aligns with the developmental processes affiliated with our youth academy, USL League Two team and full professional USL League One side," TFC Academy Director of Operations Brad Nein said. "Fun and exciting lessons focused on soccer and movement education lead Tormenta Futures participants to become passionate about soccer participation as well as general play. Kids graduating from the Tormenta Futures program will be prepared to participate within our Academy program."
Tormenta Futures is geared towards teaching children using the most innovative methodologies to create a positive learning environment. The positive learning environment effectively leads participants towards having fun, developing skills and becoming passionate about participation.
The program educates children between the ages of two and 10 and aims to create lifetime learners that appreciate physical activity and health.
"I believe that soccer is an immensely powerful vehicle for positively impacting youth," Courtney Cawley, Director of Tormenta Futures, said. "The development of one's character is highly influenced by their environment. At Tormenta Futures, we have created a curriculum that provides opportunities for children to pursue excellence of character through mutual encouragement, challenge, and support -- regardless of athletic potential or mindset.
"Whether the child is just beginning their soccer journey in Tormenta Futures or a player on the professional team, each aspect of Tormenta FC shares a common belief in the importance of character development along with the player. Tormenta Futures sets the tone for the unique curriculum and values provided at every level within the club, creating a pathway to success for all players along their Tormenta FC journey."
Over the course of numerous years, the club has assembled a highly qualified staff to deliver Tormenta Futures classes to all locations. Our successful construction of the Tormenta Futures Curriculum encourages children to use their imagination each class period by going on a journey with their coach.