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Nomads United AFC are official Pre-Academy Centre partners with the Wellington Phoenix, New Zealands' only professional club!


The Wellington Phoenix Pre-Academy Centre is offered for players in 7th-12th Grade and is designed and developed by the professional coaches at the Wellington Phoenix!


The Phoenix Training Program is informed by contemporary theories of skill acquisition. A highly Game-Based style of training, the PAC training program is designed using the Whole-Part-Whole method of skill learning, supported by a Constraints-Led Approach to coaching and underpinned by a Player-Centered mindset to develop skilful, independent players.


The Wellington Phoenix will provide all PAC players, parents and coaches with access to the Wellington Phoenix Development Hub. The WPX Development Centre is an online platform that aims to connect, educate and inspire the players, coaches, parents & clubs who participate in the PAC program. Access to the WPX Development Centre will connect Players & Parents to exclusive, targeted content that encourages positive player development. This will include webinars with a range of guests & topics on offer. Other content that will be available will include training videos, interviews with first team players and specialist speakers & highlights

Players will also have the option to buy training kit if they wish, however this is not compulsory​. ​If players are not ‘members’ of the club but still wish to do this programme they can - this programme is open for everyone! ​​Please note that spots are limited and there is a full two-term commitment for players wishing to register for the Wellington Phoenix Pre-Academy Centre.


For more information contact our Director of Football, Matt Jansen by email:

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