The Team in Training is a program where you can register all or most of your current recreation or club level teams to come and train as a group.  Our staff will coordinate the training based on your specific team needs, or you can follow our Skills Institute curriculum.

If you have questions about our Team in Training program or would like to register your team, please fill out the form below to contact the Youth Soccer Instructional Manager.


    • Tailored program to individual team’s requirements.
    • Development of player’s decision making in key areas of the game.
    • Demonstrated improvement in the team training, mentality, and game play.
    • Open to all teams and clubs looking for a professional academy curriculum.

    According to age and ability, each area combines a variety of drills, skills and training games used by professional academies and centers of excellence both in the UK and across the world. These exercises can be adapted for coaches who are planning their own sessions, or by players practicing individually, and focus on 6 key areas.

    1. Ball Manipulation and ‘1st’ Touch
    2. Speed Mobility & the 3 ‘A’s
    3. Receiving, Passing & Decision Making
    4. Individual Attack and Defending Techniques
    5. Goal Scoring & Finishing
    6. Group Combination Play
    • $19.50 per class (1.5 hrs.) per player.
    • Minimum of 10 students per class.
    • 6-week minimum commitment.

    All refund requests must be emailed to the Soccer Academy manager at in order to be valid.

    Camp or class cancellations will receive a 50% refund or a 90% credit to be used on another camp, season, or another Bladium program.

    We do not offer refunds or credits for classes or camps that have already taken place. Any request for a refund or credit must be made before the event takes place.

    Medical excuses prior to the camp or class require a physician’s written letter to be considered for a refund. Requests for refunds with special circumstances must be submitted in writing for consideration.

    Travis Clarke


    Youth Soccer Instructional Manager
    510.814.4999 x111

    Coach Travis Clarke is the Youth Soccer Instructional Manager and will be overseeing the Lil Kicker and Skills Institute programs at Bladium Sports & Fitness. Coach Travis is dedicated to delivering World-Class coaching, development, and leadership to these programs and activities. Coach Travis has a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Political Science and a Master of Arts in Education Leadership and Administration from California Polytechnic University, San Luis Obispo.