Rapids Youth Soccer offers our coaches some of the best support and education opportunities available. Often, this information is proprietary and shareable only with registered coaches within the Rapids Youth Soccer program. Below you will find a few samples of the information that we provide to our coaches.
Here is a list of information you will find in the private coaches section of the website.
Age-specific curriculums for entire seasons
Forum discussions regarding an entire range of coaching specific questions
Session plans built out and ready to use
Blog posts with detailed information on implementation of the Rapids Youth curriculum
For more information on becoming a volunteer or paid coach with the Colorado Rapids Youth Soccer Club, please contact us at 303.399.5858.
Soccer Start Coaches
Soccer Start volunteer and support staff coaches are the backbone to the development of the players that grow within the Rapids Youth Soccer organization. Following a specific whole-child development curriculum, each week the children will use their imaginations as they go on Adventures. Using creativity, curiosity, discovery, and social integration techniques, Rapids Youth Soccer builds a soccer foundation, but also cognitive, social, and emotional development. Click now to get more info…
U6-U8 Recreational Coaches
Coaching in the U6-U8 Recreational program can not only be a lot of fun, but also very rewarding. These are the kids’ formative years, and many will start to make personal decisions about whether or not soccer is a sport they enjoy. Rapids Youth Soccer makes it easy for our volunteer coaches to not only have fun, but provide an educational experience kids to grow and develop in with the game of soccer. Click now to get more info…
U9-U10 Recreational Coaches
The competition gets fierce, but the soccer stays fun in the U9/U10 program. Our goal is to help you be successful both on the field with the kids and off the field with communication and organization. Soccer really begins to develop in these ages and we want you to enjoy your time coaching with Rapids so we offer completely built-out seasons with plans, pillars, strategies, set pieces, and much more. Coaches in the U9/U10 program range from all backgrounds and we can help everyone be successful to the extent they want. Rapids Youth Soccer makes it easy for our volunteer coaches to not only have fun, but provide an educational experience kids to grow and develop in with the game of soccer. Click now to get more info…
Rapids Youth Soccer employs some of the nation’s top coaches and directors for our competitive program. The unique integration with the Colorado Rapids professional team provides us a soccer coaching curriculum, philosophy, and methodology from the most elite in the nation down to the our three-year-old program. Additionally, our competitive coaches are provided ongoing, year-long education training to assist them in understanding and implementing the Rapids Youth Soccer curriculum.