Training Schedules-Important Dates

Challenge Academy Dates (Spring/Klein/The Woodlands Area)

  • U8/U9's: Train on Monday/Wednesday; U10's train on Tuesday/Thursday - All training is 5:00-6:15pm
  • January 23-26: Academy training observations/Pre-Season Clinic open to all players @ Burroughs Park, 5:00-6:15pm or Meyer Park, 5:00-6:15pm
  • January 30: First official day of academy training
  • February 11: Academy games begin
  • February 19: PDF games begin
  • May 6 & 7: Academy & PDF games end
  • May 11: Last day of academy training

Challenge Technical Training

  • Ages: U7-U8
  • Mondays and Wednesdays - 5:00-6:15pm, Meyer Park (#21 or #22)
  • Tuesdays and Thursdays - 5:00-6:15pm, Burroughs Park (#2 or #3)
  • February 13: TT Begins
  • May 4: Last day of TT

Challenge East Academy Dates (Kingwood/Humble/Atascocita Area)

  • U8-U10: Train on Monday/Wednesday, 5:00-6:15pm
  • January 23-26: Academy Open Pre-Season Clinic @ Lindsay/Lyons Park, 5:00-6:15pm
  • January 30: First official day of academy training
  • February 11: Academy games begin
  • February 19: PDF games begin
  • May 6 & 7: Academy & PDF games end
  • Mat 11: Last day of academy training

Challenge East Technical Training

  • Ages: U7-U10
  • Mondays and Thursdays - 5:15-6:30pm, Lindsay/Lyons Park (#21 or #22)
  • February 13: TT begins
  • May 4: Last day of TT

Challenge Kingwood Academy Dates (Kingwood/Porter/New Caney Area)

  • Training: Tuesdays at North Park and Thursdays at Deer Ridge
    • U8/U9s - 5:15-6:30 pm & U10s - 6:30-7:45 pm 
  • January 24-26: Academy training observations / Pre-Season Clinic open to all players @ North Park U8/U9s -5:15-6:30 pm & U10s-6:30-7:45 pm
  • January 31: First official day of Academy Training
  • February 11: Academy games begin
  • February 19: PDF games begin
  • May 6 & 7: Academy & PDF games end
  • May 9 & 11: Last week of Academy training / Academy Training observations

Challenge Kingwood Technical Training - currently not offered by Challenge


Challenge Aggieland Academy Dates (Bryan/College Station Area)

  • U8-U10's: Train on Tuesday/Thursday  - All training is 6:00-7:30pm @ Veteran's Park
  • January 31: Training starts
  • February 11: Games begin
  • May 6: Last academy game
  • Cost: $350 (includes uniform and practice shirt) *Players only receive one uniform kit per year, so if you played in the fall you will not get a new uniform in the spring.
  • Training and in-town games will be held at Veteran's Park, with once a month games in Spring/Tomball

Challenge Aggieland Technical Training

  • Ages: U7-U8
  • Cost: $150

Challenge Cypress Academy Dates (Cypress/Fairfield Area)

  • U8-U10's: Train on Tuesday/Thursday  - All training is 5:00-6:15pm
  • January 24 & 26: Academy training observations/Pre-Season Clinic open to all players @ Sandlot Sports, 5:00-6:15pm
  • January 31: First official day of academy training
  • February 11: Academy games begin
  • February 19: PDF games begin
  • May 6 & 7: Academy & PDF games end

Challenge South Academy Dates (La Porte, Deer Park, Pasadena Area)

  • U9-U10's: Train on Tuesday/Thursday  - All training is 5:15-6:30pm at Dow Park
  • January 31: First official day of academy training
  • February 11: Academy games begin
  • February 19: PDF games begin
  • May 6 & 7: Academy & PDF games end

Challenge Clear Lake Academy Dates

  • U9-U10's: Train on Tuesday/Thursday  - All training is 5:15-6:30pm at Gilruth
  • January 31: First official day of academy training
  • February 11: Academy games begin
  • February 19: PDF games begin
  • May 6 & 7: Academy & PDF games end

Challenge Little Kickers Dates

  • Training Days: Tuesdays & Thursdays, 5:15-6:15pm @ Sandlot Sports
  • February 7: 1st Day of Training
  • April 27: Last Day of Training