How To Choose Football Training Aids

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Step 1

So you or your child love the game of football. You either want to try out for a team or be placed on a team, and you have no previous experience. There is a easy way to train at home and use certain products along the way to help yourself become a better football player. These products are relatively cheap and use to use. There is very little maintenance or set up once you have bought the products. I would recommend to buying the products above. There are 5 and all are essential to developing skills.

Step 2

I think the most important training aid you can buy is cones. You can use them in a numerous amount of ways, easy to set up, and universally cheap. They help develop speed, agility, body control, and hand foot coordination. I would buy cheap cones. Each cone is constructed the same way. Keep in mind that you can look up different cone drills online.

Step 3

Next I would purchase a training dvd. To choose a good dvd I would look at the athlete or professional endorsement. Most dvd's will emphasize similar techniques but the overall quality can differ. If the dvd is endorsed by a professional athlete, the dvd tends to have a better quality production. You can find all sorts of dvd's online. You can save a bit mod money by buying them online rather than a local sporting goods store.

Step 4

The next thing I would buy is a quality set of footballs. You can buy as many as you choose but will save money by buying a set of footballs. The best place to find a bundle of footballs is online. When I say quality footballs I mean balls constructed with good leather. To tell if a ball is high in quality it should feel very hard on the outside with a sticky texture. Buying lower quality balls will lead to rips and tears after a long usage.

Step 5

Quick ladders and sped chutes help develop leg strength and quickness. Buying both can greatly increase you or your child's physical attributes. I would buy a ladder that is more expensive when compared to another. The more expensive ladders will last much longer. They won't break nearly as easily and you will get the best bang for your buck. The same advice should be addressed towards the power chute. If you want to buy a higher quality product that lasts longer then you will have to pay more money.

Step 6

All of these training aids are very important in developing for a try out or home use. They are some what cheap and are very simple to use. You can save money buy shopping around.

Special Attention

Difficulties people often experience or parts that need special attention to do it right.

Many people will buy the first product they see. Shop around a little bit to find the best product and prices. Good luck and happy training!

Stuff You'll Need

Brand Product Price
Quick ladder $25.56
Power Chute $23.07
Speed cones $19.99
GST 100 Football $69.95

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I have been using football training aids at home and practice since I started my youth football ages. There are many home training aids available and I continue to use them myself.

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