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Coaching Clinics

Coaching Clinics for U5 – U18 Rec Team Coaches

Hello and welcome to the Spring 2016 season.   For those of you returning this season, we send our gratitude and thanks for your continued service to Real Colorado and the players who wear the RED!  If you are a new coach we would like to extend a warm WELCOME to each of you. We are very pleased to have you join our Real Colorado volunteer family and as always, we are here to help you in any way that we can! It is because of you, our volunteer coaches, that we are able to serve our membership and help so many kids lead a healthier and happier life in our beautiful community!
We have many resources for our coaches and we hope that you have the opportunity to come and learn at one of our coaching education sessions.   Below you will find important information and dates that will keep you informed and prepare you for a fantastic spring season!

Practice and Game Dates: – Practices begin the week of March 14th.  Games begin on March 19th.

Volunteer Disclosure Forms- Volunteer Disclosure Forms- Please make sure that your Volunteer Disclosure is current as it is a requirement for all Real Colorado Coaches.  All head coaches and assistant coaches are required to have their Volunteer Disclosure completed no later than Wednesday, March 9th.  If you are unsure if you are current on your disclosure please email Sheryl at  .  There is a new system in place for completing your background check. Go to  and click on the recreational tab then under the Parent, Player & Coach column click on Volunteer Disclosure and then on the Sport-Ngin logo. There is no longer a fee to register.

Spring Season Coaching Education Opportunities

Soccer Sunday, March 13th at Heritage Park

U7/U8 12:00pm– 1:15pm Passing/Receiving & Ball Striking
U9 and Above 1:30pm – 2:45pm Small Side Games
U5 and U6 3:00pm-4:00pm Fun Games and Activities

Supplemental Coaching Clinic Dates at Heritage Park

U5/U6 Age Appropriate Activities Monday, March 14 – 6:15pm-7:15pm
U7/U8 Small Sided Games Monday, April 4 – 6:30pm-7:30pm
U9 and Older Best Practices Monday, April 11 – 6:30pm-7:30pm
U5/U6 Small Sided Games Monday, April 18 – 6:30pm-7:30pm

Please note that each clinic is unique and geared towards the age groups listed.  Coaches are encouraged to attend a minimum of one clinic per season.  We will be needing demonstration players for all of the coaches clinics.  If you would like to bring your team to one of the Sunday or Monday clinics please email Theresa Echtermeyer at    I will confirm you team’s placement for the clinic with a return email no later than one week prior to the clinic.  Players who participate must be currently registered with Real Colorado.  Players need to bring a ball, water bottle and wear shin guards.
Thank you Coach!  Please feel free to call or email us if there is anything we can assist you with prior to the Coaches Meetings on March 7th.   We look forward to working with you and helping you in any way that we can!
Theresa Echtermeyer and your Real Colorado Recreational Staff

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