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Our Mission

Our mission is to educate and develop you as a Soccer player and ensure you have fun whilst doing so.  Our approach is player driven and player led, meaning we meet you where you are at and get you where you want to go. We do not believe in cookie cutter, one size fits all approach. 

We believe that when you are enjoying what you do, you will perform better. We want you to work hard and have fun. We have tailored programs that are centered around our three pillars of performance; Technical, Physical and Mental. 

All of our Coaches have a passion for Soccer and an ethos of creating a motivational climate that is founded upon positivity. 


Coach Emily Tillman (FOUNDER & OWNER)

Certified Strength & Conditioning Specialist (CSCS)

Former Division I Coach & Player

Former Chelsea Academy Player

MSc Sport Psychology 

Soccer has always been my passion, playing and captaining in England from 5-18 years old for Plymouth Argyle and Chelsea Ladies. At 18, I moved to the United States on a full scholarship to Division I Troy University. I suffered a career ending injury which prompted me to pursue coaching and Sport Psychology. During my time coaching at Troy, we had the school's most successful season. 

Since my time at Troy, I have completed two Master's in Psychology (one in Sport Psychology), and have become a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist and continued enhancing my skills as a Soccer Coach. I am able to assist athletes with all aspects of their performance. During my time in Liverpool, I completed a mental performance internship with Everton Ladies Football Club. 

My coaching philosophy is to ensure that every individual that works with me develops, improves  and reaches their goals whilst also having fun. 


  • MSc Sport Psychology 

  • MSc Psychology 

  • BSc Psychology 

  • CSCS


Certified Strength & Conditioning Specialist (CSCS) 

Advanced CPR/AED Certified 

Coach Dan lai 

Head of Strength and Conditioning

MSc Exercise Science 

CPR/AED Certified 

Coach Dan has a wealth of experience playing Soccer in Gainesville, Florida. Dan obtained his undergraduate degree in Exercise Science from the University of Florida and integrates that knowledge with his athletes to help them to succeed on the field. 

Coach Dan believes in a foundation approach to his Coaching, meaning that the fundamentals are key to success. He follows a step by step method in his Technical Soccer Coaching and Strength and Conditioning. All athletes that have the pleasure of working with Dan instantly take to his likable character and ability to get the best out of you. 

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Contact us

352 554 0363

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Hours of operation 

Mon-Friday: 2pm - 9pm

Sunday: 4-6pm

Hours will differ. Sessions available by appointment only. 

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