Soccer Speed was
originally developed by A. C. Reynolds High School and
Asheville Lightning Sprints and Hurdles Coach Lee Pantas
in 2002 as a method to help soccer, football, baseball
and softball players develop sprint speed.
is a USA Track & Field Level 1 Coach, and has helped
thousands of young athletes get faster over short
distances. His Track & Field specialty is hurdles and in
his coaching career has had over numerous All-Americans,
and over 60 Conference & State Champions in the hurdles, an event where speed
is an absolute necessity.
Soccer Speed is designed to teach young athletes the fundamentals of
proper sprinting and starting technique. Instruction covers basic sprint
biomechanics and sprinting form, individual correction of major running faults,
starting and reaction skills, and speed development drills.