Posted: May 27, 2014
Recently, IMG Academy Soccer coachs Tonio Paternostro and Jared Vocktraveled to Japan to conduct soccer skills clinics in Fukuoka and Kobe. The clinics were a success, attracting a combined total of nearly 300 Japanese youths venturing out to take their game to the...
Posted: May 28, 2013
IMG Academy coaching clinic in Japan is a hit
IMG Academy's Director of Soccer, Scott Dean, and Director of Girls Soccer, Bobby Johnston, and coach Matt Baehr traveled to Japan recently to hold a coaching clinic for aspiring players and coaches. The clinic took place at the Global Arena in Munakata city,...
Posted: April 5, 2013
IMG Academy is the training home of many Japanese athletes
Football found its roots in Japan in 1934 when Paul Rusch, a teacher and missionary from Kentucky, brought Tokyo college students and resident Englishmen together to play the first game in the country's history. Since then, the game’s popularity has grown,...
Posted: March 22, 2013
Three lacrosse players traveled all the way from Japan to develop their game at IMG Academy
IMG Academy is one of only two places in the world that integrates field and box lacrosse training, and this innovative approach is beginning to gain international attention. The lacrosse program offers camps year-round, featuring high-level tactical and skill...