Coaching Resources

Coaching Resources

Some resources we’ve used in coaching that have been useful/successful

VAFC-players_parents-1U12 Handbook Download


WVFC-Player_Parent-GuideU8 Handbook Download

Sample coach thoughts/philosophyDownload

Keidane McAlpine

Keidane McAlpine

Keidane McAlpine joins us in this unique time to guide us through an opportunity to reset, refocus and redefine on our way to achieving our goals. In these tumultuous times, his sage advice for facing change with confidence can help us all live a...

Todd Beane

Todd Beane joins us to discuss critical thinking and creativity in the context of holistic development. Todd co-founded the Tovo Institute and Academy with his wife, Chantal, to continue the mission he began with the Cruyff Institute – to...

Kendall Reyes

Kendall Reyes joins the Beautiful Game to share his insights into leadership, transforming society and the role of soccer. Kendall leads quietly, confidently and boldly. He champions a humble leadership style that is often referred to as servant...

Kim Crabbe

Kim Crabbe joins the Beautiful Game to discuss her groundbreaking career as a player and coach. From becoming the first African-American to play for the US Women’s National team to providing equitable opportunities for young players today...

tracy hamm holding a soccer ball

Tracy Hamm

Tracy Hamm joins the Beautiful Game for episode 20 to discuss making excellence a habit, creating opportunities for others and balancing incredible ambition with the requisite patience to succeed. Many of us who are ambitious, entrepreneurial and...

dr colleen hacker

Dr. Colleen Hacker

Dr. Colleen Hacker joins the Beautiful Game to discuss sustained excellence, growth through adversity, leadership, and mental skills for peak performance. You’ve undoubtedly heard countless tips and tricks, read the lists of steps, or watched...

Phil Neville

In episode 18, Phil Neville, England Women’s National Team Manager and former professional player with Everton and Manchester United, joins the Beautiful Game to discuss leadership, values, and character. As England Manager, he has instilled...

Nicole Hercules

In episode 17, Nicole Hercules, CEO of NHM Consulting, Founder of the Rochester City Soccer League, Rochester City Soccer Schools and Chair of United Soccer Coaches Black Advocacy Group, joins the Beautiful Game to discuss resilient leadership...

Sandra Doreleijers

In episode 15, PSV Eindhoven‘s General Manager and Head of Women’s Football, Sandra Doreleijers joins the Beautiful Game to discuss leadership with equal parts empathy and ambition, radical candor, recruiting and responsibility. Sandra...

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