In-Season Clinic Schedules on 10/8 and 10/15 - CLICK HERE
Welcome to the Coaching Education Department's page of Loudoun Soccer! This will serve
as the hub for Loudoun Soccer coaches for all of their educational resources, including club-hosted clinics, Virginia Youth Soccer Association (VYSA) courses, and club-provided materials and curriculum. Our goal is to make your job as coach as easy as possible, and readily providing you access to key information is our commitment to you.
Coaching Education Clinics and Courses:
Introduction to Loudoun Soccer Coaching Guides
Player Development is vital to the success of any club. In order to successfully develop our players, we must create a challenging learning environment yet provide ample opportunity for them to grow and learn. There are a wide variety of reasons we each ended up in coaching positions. Whether you are a former player who wants to give back or a parent volunteer, the players must always remain the utmost priority. So whatever your personal background may be, in order to create this player-centered environment we must first develop quality coaches.
This coaching guide is relevant to all coaches whether you have or have not played the game before. It is a framework for you to work from. Feel free to follow it to the letter, or simply use it as a reference to help plan your sessions and seasons. As you cultivate and implement your own coaching style, the principals of coaching should be constant.
Listed below is information designated by age group. To access the desired information click on the appropriate button.
U5-U6 Age Group Information:
U7-U8 Age Group Information:
U9-U10 Age Group Information:
U11-U12 Age Group Information: