ECNL Boys Training Camp coming to The Bahamas
The Bahamas Football Association (BFA), under the leadership of Anton Sealy, is excited to announced that the final preparations are being completed to host the first Boys Elite Clubs National League’s (ECNL) National Training Camp outside of the United States, at the Thomas A. Robinson National Stadium, from August 2-6, 2018.
The Boys ECNL National Training Camp will consist of approximately 40 of the top boys ECNL players in the under-16 to under-19 age groups across the United States. These players will come together for three full days of training and competition at the Thomas Robinson stadium.Selections were made based on performances in the Boys ECNL conference and national event this past season, as well as the Elite National Premier League post-season andcoaches’ recommendations.
“On behalf of the Bahamas Football Association, I would like to welcome the Boys ECNL and their families to The Bahamas this summer. We are ecstatic to partner with ECNL and to bring the elite boys and their coaches to our shores,” said BFA Secretary General Fred Lunn Jr.
In addition to their training camp activities which will take place daily, the ECNL coaches will be holding special BFA community coaching sessions for youth players and coaches on August 2, 4 and 5 at 4:30 p.m. each day at the Thomas Robinson stadium. On August 3, the ECNL boys squads will play matches against an under-17 boys select squad from The Bahamas, at 4:30 p.m., and a select men’s squad from The Bahamas, at 6 p.m., both of which are in training. The matches are open to the public and all are invited to come and support the national programs. Jump Line – The ECNL boys squads will play two matches against Bahamian squads