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headstart coaching

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Francis de Vries
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get coached & mentored

 by a new zealand international

francis de vries
Lead coach & Auckland FC Pro player

what we offer

the "ahead" program

"Advanced holistic elite athlete development"


Term 3

Monday 22nd of July - Friday 28th of September




  • Football Performance Training Session (60 mins)

  • Mindset Workshop (30 mins)

  • Access to Wearables during Sessions


  •  Guided Goal-Setting & Achievement Plan

  • Personalised Player Improvement Plans

  • Measurement & Growth of Key Performance Indicators

  • Monthly Progress Reports to Players

extra development

  • Weekly Skill Tutorials & Challenges

  • Weekly Mindset Activities with Feedback from Francis

Parent support

  • Weekly Feedback on Progress to Parents

  • Monthly Parents Only Meeting

Limited Spots Available:

We only accept players on an application basis to ensure the highest quality and compatibility of players in each session

4-6 players per group (max 6)


$75 / week

10 week commitment period for Term 3 Program

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more than just football training

a note from francis de vries


I believe that football is more than just "kicking a ball well".


That's why I created HeadStart. To give you a chance to go beyond normal training, using football as a vehicle to develop skills for life.

HeadStart does this by incorporating the development of the entire person into its training program.

If you believe in the same thing as me this is a great opportunity for you. Click below to apply


Spaces are limited so that:

  • I can ensure the highest quality of training at each session

  • I can work directly with each player & parent involved

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Get in Touch

If you would like more information about HeadStart to apply for the "AHEAD Program" please get in touch.


I'd be happy to provide you with support and answer any inquiries you might have around the program.


I'm looking forward to speaking with you, 





HeadStart Coaching

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