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Cal South E-News | January 2013 COACHING EDUCATION

January 23, 2013

Maximize Your Soccer Nation Expo 2013 Experience --

Get A VIP Coach Pass - Register here

Online registration is open for the VIP Coach Pass for Soccer Nation Expo 2013!

For only $35, the VIP Coach Pass is available to any soccer coach who is interested in improving their training techniques, learning new game strategies from world class coaching talent, or networking with other coaches from all over Southern California. The VIP Coach Pass is available for purchase to all coaches, whether they are registered with Cal South, AYSO, or other state, national or international associations.

As a VIP Coach Pass holder, you will gain access to special reserved seating around the "AstroTurf VIP Coach Pitch" area at Soccer Nation Expo 2013, where you will be able to take in live coaching clinics featuring skills and drills taught by world class coaches from all over the world. Some of the exciting coaches who have been scheduled to appear this year include Gavin Makel (Manchester City), Alex Williams (Manchester City), Andres Chitiva (C.F. Pachuca), Hans Westerhof (C.F. Pachuca), Laura Harvey (Arsenal FC/Seattle Reign), Romeo Jozak (NK Dinamo Zagreb), Tony DiCicco (FIFA Women's World Cup champion & NSCAA) and Ian Barker (NSCAA). For coaching bios, click here. *Clinicians, speakers and schedule are all subject to change.

You will also have exclusive access to interactive classroom sessions with some of the most renowned and respected soccer coaches in the U.S and the world. This is a prime opportunity to participate in tremendously valuable sessions that are intimate and focused, and perfectly geared towards the needs and interests of all soccer coaches.

The cost of the VIP Coach Pass is only $35 per coach: Click here to register now

Or you can save $15 on a VIP Coach Pass by also joining the new Cal South Coaches Association: Click here for more information

The AstroTurf VIP Coach Pitch special seating section, VIP Classroom sessions and VIP Coach Lounge area are open to VIP Coach Pass purchasers ONLY, and NOT to any family members, children or friends that accompany the purchaser to the show. The rest of Soccer Nation Expo is open and free to the general public, with plenty of FREE interactive activities to keep your family entertained all day while you soak up the coaching knowledge.

Once you have purchased your VIP Coach Pass, the passes will be available to be picked up starting at 7:30 a.m. on Saturday, February 16, 2013 or from 8:00 a.m. on Sunday, February 17, 2013 in the lobby of Hall K in the South Hall of the Los Angeles Convention Center. You will be given your VIP Coach Pass and goodie bag at that time. When going through the online registration process, you will need to complete payment of your VIP Coach Pass in order to be considered as a VIP Coach Pass holder. You will only receive an email confirmation of your order by completing the payment process.

The VIP Coach Pass is limited to the first 500 coaches that sign up, so be sure to get yours as soon as possible!

8 Great Reasons to Sign Up For Your VIP Coach Pass Now!
1....Early, private access inside Soccer Nation Expo on Saturday, February 16, 2013 from 8:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. Show doors don't open to the public until 9:30 a.m.
2Coffee and pastries will be provided by SoccerOne to all VIP Coaches during the early access hour. (Available in VIP Coach Pass Lounge on show floor.)
3Free Goodie Bag - details to be announced soon.

Reserved seating around the "VIP Coach Pitch" where coaching clinics by professional world class coaches will take place on the hour, every hour, throughout the event. Coaches scheduled to appear this year* include Gavin Makel, Alex Williams, Andres Chitiva, Hans Westerhof, Laura Harvey, Romeo Jozak, Tony DiCicco and Ian Barker. For coaching bios, click here.

*Clinicians, speakers and schedule are all subject to change.

5Exclusive access to private classroom sessions scheduled to be taught by Soccer Nation Expo clinicians. For coaching bios,click here.
6Exclusive VIP Coach Pitch Session Videos - special access to videos of VIP Coach Pitch demonstrations and clinics. Available online after the show on a password-protected page.
7SoccerOne VIP Coach Pass Discount Card offering 10% to 60% off merchandise purchased at SoccerOne (pass good for one full year). Will be mailed to participating coaches after the show.
8It is the very best way for coaches to expand their knowledge and maximize their involvement and enjoyment at Soccer Nation Expo 2013! What are you waiting for?

How to Register for Your Soccer Nation Expo 2013 VIP Coach Pass

To register now, please visit:


If you have further questions about the VIP Coach Pass, please direct them to Elliott Spruell at espruell@calsouth.com.