VYSA Coaching Resources

Virginia Youth Soccer Association is the statewide governing body for soccer in the Commonwealth.  They offer a tremendous number of resources for clubs, parents, coaches, and players.

Some of the resources they offer for coaches include:

VYSA Coaches Corner

VYSA Recreation Coaches Handbook (PDF File)

VYSA Q&A: Why Small Sided Games?

VYSA Coaching Certification Courses


Too Much, Too Soon!

by Gordon Miller, VYSA Technical Director

We must be careful about throwing our youngsters into the cauldron of the overly competitive travel soccer environment too soon, because it is becoming clear that it is more and more of a detriment...