West Florida Flames, one of Florida’s largest and longest established club, has partnered with Footy Training App, a training application for players to continue to increase and master their technique. Players will be able to continue their development in an individual training setting outside of their team environment, while taking ownership of their development. This has been a challenging adjustment for everyone and this partnership with Footy provides a remote training platform, in addition to the provided technical and fitness videos to help continue player development. “West Florida Flames is proud to partner with Footy Training App to offer this product to members in our club.” said Director of Soccer Jorge “Yoyo” Zavala. “The ability to easily access exercises on your mobile device that help you with ball mastery, personal challenges, player to player challenges, with how to and more, certainly sets Footy apart. I am excited for the partnership and looking forward to the impact Footy will make in the programming during these unprecedented times”.
The Footy App offers over 500 full-length individual and functional training sessions with a variety of curriculum to last 2-5 years. Executive Director, Gary Rach, has been at work with Footy for a long time prior to the outbreak of covid-19 for the production of a training app for our club. "Footy is dedicated to providing a service for best players in the country, especially during this time of need. We are proud to partner with WFF as we are well aware of the club's long history of developing players that have played at highest of levels. Footy is glad to be able to help the soccer community through these difficult times." – Armand, Founder at Footy.
All competitive players should go to their app store and download Footy on their mobile device. The players will soon receive their unique Footy accounts from the club at no cost during this time. An email to login with their unique account credentials will be sent next week. You may have to look in your spam/junk folder. If you have any questions, please contact Footy at firstname.lastname@example.org
At this point, Footy released an accelerated version to provide a service of training for all players of the club. Please note that there will also be a great number of features that will be continually added in a daily and weekly manner. A full breakdown of offerings and updates are listing below.
The current release of Footy was accelerated because of covid-19 and please bear with the process as the app will undergo many daily and weekly updates to include important app features of the following schedule:
Challenge Professional Players (April)
Users will be able to challenge pro players in a variety of competitions starting a Local and Regional Cups and eventually advancing to their own Premier Leagues and World Cup fixtures.
Player Account Customization and Profile with FIFA-Inspired Rating System (April)
The more you train the more your ratings go up in the areas of practice. This will also include Leaderboards, Training Log, Starting XIs and High Score tracking for players and coaches.
Step-by-Step Photos and Exercise Diagrams (May)
Footy has over 15,000 step-by-step photos with coaching instruction and exercise diagrams. These features will be implemented in the session preview section.
Strength Conditioning and Speed Agility Programs (May)
Players will eventually be able to customize their own strength, conditioning and speed and agility programs.
Social Media Video Challenges (June)
Players will eventually be able to upload a video to see it paired up against a teammate for all to vote on a winner.