This past weekend the Virginia Legacy Staff was able to attend the United Soccer Coaches National Convention in Chicago. The USC Convention is billed as “The World’s Largest Annual Gathering of Soccer Coaches and Administrators” the United Soccer Coaches Convention and US Youth Soccer Workshop draws more than 6,300 coaches, and more than 13,000 attendees. Over five days there were more than 250 educational opportunities consisting of live field demonstrations, classroom sessions, meal and social functions, award presentations, coaching diplomas and more!
"Its always great to be able to take our staff and learn from some of the top coaches, clinicians, presenters and professionals in their fields. The information we are able to gather not only helps us individually grow but helps all of our coaches and players in our club as we bring back the information to share in our own in house coaching education." - Bobby O'Brien (Technical Director)
The staff was also able to attend a clinic demonstration hosted by the MLS's Columbus Crew and former Legacy Director Kelvin Jones.