Grassroots Coaching Symposium

FREE Coaching Event On March 5 at St Charles Sportsplex

First time or experienced coaches can prepare for the spring season with a day full of field sessions and lectures focusing on age appropriate coaching and dynamic activities for U8 - U12.
This FREE event will feature demonstrations by Illinois Youth Soccer Directors of Coaching and staff, Chicago Fire staff, Coerver Coaching staff and Special Guest Vince Gansberg.
Field Session Schedule  
9:00 AM Goalkeeping Basics Stan Anderson,
Chicago Fire Academy Director Of Goalkeeping
10:00 AM Coerver Coaching Coerver Coaching Staff
11:00 AM Coaching U6's TBA
12:00 PM Coaching U8's Vince Ganzberg,
NSCAA Education Coordinator
1:00 PM Coaching U10's TBA
2:00 PM Coaching U12's Model Session Rick Flores,
Illinois Youth Soccer Director Of Coaching


Lecture Schedule
9:30 AM How Does "Working Memory" Apply To Coaching Vince Ganzberg
11:00 AM Dealing With "Issues" in your Program Rick Flores
12:30 PM How The Chicago Fire's Soccer In The Community Can Work With & Benefit Your Recreational Program  
2:00 PM Growing Your Grassroots Program Vinze Ganzberg