Joga Bonita: Brazilian term meaning, “The Beautiful Game”
Purpose: To encourage and drive our players to become technically efficient through the Art of Juggling.
Juggling: Controlling the Ball by using your following parts of the body; feet, thighs, chest, shoulders, and head. Without letting the ball, contact the field of play, exercising extreme control of the ball with creativity in numerous ways.
Improves: Balance, Striking, Aerial Control, Ball Control, Reaction, Concentration, Creativity and Confidence
Structure: The levels of the Joga Bonita Club will reflect the levels of the ISoccer Program.
The player’s juggles will be counted by an EFC Club Coach/ Trainer personally.
The counter cannot be a family member or teammate.
Players need to schedule time with Coach/ Trainer. Also can be done after ISoccer w/ Adam Greene.
If the player was able to reach a goal; the player’s name, age, team name/coach, picture, and official juggle count will be sent to Adam Greene.
For each level of the club reached, the player will receive;
Email Adam Greene for more information or questions about the Joga Bonita Juggling program.
Name and picture put on a webpage on the club website celebrating the achievement.
A T-Shirt of the Color Level reached so the player can celebrate his accomplishment with the rest of the Club. (150 juggles = Green T-Shirt) Given out at the end of each season correlated to what level the player reached. (End of the season trophy.)
Public Recognition placed at the pavilion, and posted on the Griffin Soccer Website
Check out our Juggling Achievements page!