West Florida Flames Developmental Academy Program is a professionally coached training and small-sided games program. The program is offered twice a year in the fall and spring. It is designed for the more committed player in the U6 – U13 age groups that is seeking professional training and better competition. The format is one day a week of professional training and a weekend game in which the players are split into different teams each week to play small-sided games. Many players participate in both the Fall and Spring Developmental Academy in addition to the regular recreational season or the West Florida Flames Elite Academy Program. The Developmental Academy Program is ideal for the player that already knows they want to try-out for the West Florida Flames Elite/Competitive soccer Program.