Soccer teaches children many crucial life lessons, including practice makes perfect and don't touch something with your hands if you've been kicking it around the ground for hours. Teach kids lessons to live by with today's Groupon: for $55, you get a three-class sampler at Super Soccer Stars (a $110 value), valid at all six Manhattan locations. Class times vary by age group and location, and siblings can share passes with today's deal.
Super Soccer Stars' non-competitive environment helps children ages 2–12 develop soccer skills and self-confidence simultaneously. The three-class sampler lets students drop in to a number of fun, outdoor summer classes, starting May 31. During classes, a team of talented and enthusiastic coaches buoy budding soccer players with positive reinforcement, individual attention, and the merry clickity-clack of cleated tap dances. Designed with the help of early-childhood specialists, each age-specific class helps players build skills at their own pace with warm-up activities, stretching, cheers, and games. Sprouting soccer stars will dash, pass, and aerate soil during non-competitive activities, drills, and a fun scrimmage. Classes run 40–60 minutes, depending on age group and whether or not playful dribblers hide their coach's stopwatch.
A low child-to-coach ratio ensures that each player will receive the one-on-one attention needed to develop skills to play the only sport that combines the acrobatics of Cirque du Soleil with the raw physicality of golf. Students should come in comfortable sneakers to run around in, and every child will receive a free T-shirt with today's Groupon.
Super Soccer Stars
Super Soccer Star's Kick & Play program features family-friendly classes that help tots 12–24 months old develop pre-soccer skills and physical skill sets simultaneously. During classes, a team of talented and enthusiastic instructors and an athletic duo of characters named Mimi and Pepe buoy budding soccer players with positive reinforcement, and individual attention. Designed with the help of early-childhood specialists, each age-specific class helps players build skills at their own pace with positive reinforcement, individual attention, and engaging original music.