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1on1 Focus

Our focus over the coming months will be 1on1 or small group training sessions. This foucs is to ensure our Hup players are prepared for the coming season. If you would like book a one on one session with us email

Term 3 Winter Training is set

We are looking forward to welcoming our Junior and Youth players back to contnue their development through the Winter term.  Our sessions are once per week and designed to complement club and schools training and competitions at this busy time of the year. Look forward to more skills and strategy - and as always our focus on team values. Our sessions are open to all club, school and a

Hup is back at Ellerslie from Monday 1st June

Term 2 training sessions will commence on Monday 1st June 2020 and will run for five weeks. Our focus will be on contactless drills and skills - focusing on sharpening up and preparing players for the forthcoming football season. Our At Home and In the Park online training sessions  will have kept you busy during our Covid 19 break.  We hope you enjoyed them as much as we enjoyed m

Academy Sessions suspended due to Covid19

Hup Soccer Skills Postponed due to Covid 19
Following advice from Auckland Football Federation and the suspension of all community programmes and competitions; Mark and the team have made the decision to support wider community health and suspend our academy programme for the remainder of the term .  We will continue to monitor the situation and keep you informed. In the meantime, we encourage you to keep an eye on our social med

Summer sessions about to kick off

Hup Soccer Skills training and development on show
After a fantastic year in 2019, we are gearing up to kick off 2020 with more skills and opportunities. With New Zealand soccer players excelling around the world, the opportunities have never been greater.  We focus on ensuring that the mix of good basic skills and the love of the game combine for a great experience no matter what your level of talent of aspiration.  Balancing th

October Holiday - three days of skills and fun!

Hup Soccer Skills Holiday Super Soccer Skills
Following on from the success of the last programme - we are stoked to be offering three days of football focus this October School Holidays. Keeping you focused and active while you build your sharp soccer skills for your football future! Three days of focus - from Monday 7th October - Wednesday 9th Ocotber (from 9am - 3pm) Just down the road in Ellerslie, and open to everyone - this

New Holiday Programme - this July

Hup Soccer Skills - taking football to new heights
We're super excited to announce our new July School Holiday programme.  Four days of focused soccer magic, keeping you warm and active while you build your sharp soccer skills for your football future! Four days of focus - from Monday 8th July - Thursday 11th July (from 9am - 3pm) In conjunction wtih Onehunga Mangere United Football Club, and open to everyone - this is just the tic

NEW - Masters Skill Development & Preseason Training Programme

Monday nights from 7.15 -Liston Park, Ellerslie -  For the adults ... Preseason training no longer means hill repeats or 20 laps of the pitch; instead you will be taken through specifically designed sessions to develop and gradually improve fitness levels, mobility and flexibility; whilst  simultaneously improving technique and regaining that vital touch.

Welcome to 2019! Term 1 Sign Up Open

A new year full of fun and challenging skills development.  We hope you've had a fantastic break!  (and making the most of the stunning summer holiday weather we are having!).  With the success of the Fabulous U17 Football Ferns last year...we know you'll all be itching to emulate their success on the field...and we're here to help. The new Term kicks off on Monday 11th Februa

Term 4 open now with exciting new venue.

Term 4 is due to kick off on Monday 22 October- and now with three options per week for our Youth and Junior squads. Wednesdays now feature our new venue option at the Auckland University Epsom campus on Owens Road.  Sign up now  to make the most of the longer daylight hours...and keep active on the fields and offline.

Talent development vs. talent identification: Give kids a chance

One thing that we take seriously at Hup Soccer Skills is our focus on developing a love for the sport for life...and ensuring we develop everyone's talent no matter what level that might be. This article from a leading Canadian website illustrates the why. Active for Life is a Canadian not-for-profit social initiative founded by B2ten. We are a national initiative created to help parents give

Term 3 Registrations are Open Now

Summer is on it's way...the days are getting lighter...and the FIFA World Cup is full of surprises!  So don't miss out on Term 3 training for your crew.   Training sessions  are Monday   and Friday, and if you  sign up online  before Monday 23 July there is a 9% saving! Two options  - Monday outdoors and Friday indoors (or do both for twice the learn

Welcome to Hup Soccer Skills

After a great start to soccer training in New Zealand...We are kicking off a new era with the launch of the Hup Soccer Skills brand... same team, same passion and enthusiasm, continued evolution of coaching and player development.

We're supporting Franklin United!

We're really excited to be using our skills to develop the skills and ignite the passion of the team at Franklin United....