For Immediate Release - Wednesday, April 1, 2020
Media Contact: Jef Thiffault, FC Copa Director of Club Development and Communications
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METUCHEN, NJ - FC Copa Academy today announced a strategic partnership with Soccer Parenting Association. Through the partnership, FC Copa Players, Families and Coaches will have access to Soccer Parenting Association’s array of media amplifying opportunities for learning and engagement while highlighting topical issues in the soccer landscape.
The SoccerParentResourceCenter.com is a website dedicated to educating youth soccer parents and coaches. Parents, are provided with live webinars, articles, courses, and short videos discussing issues related to youth soccer players such as mental performance, recovery, injury prevention, Laws of the Game, tactics, technical development, college recruiting, best practices for sports parenting and much more (including "The Sideline Project"). "The Sideline Project" is an engaging, 15-minute on-line course for parents, which provides a comprehensive understanding of the difference between supportive, distracting and hostile sideline behavior to ensure a positive sideline culture. Additionally, Coaches have access to live educational webinars on a quarterly basis. The program is featured on FC Copa’s new Virtual Training Portal, launched this week to give year-round support to its players through all FC Copa initiatives.
“Soccer Parenting Association’s exceptional variety of learning opportunities will be a valued and appreciated service for our family members and coaches” said FC Copa President and Executive Director of Coaching Roberto Aguas. “Soccer Parenting Association’s resources are a perfect fit for the new FC Copa Virtual Training Portal, and we are excited to launch this partnership with them.”
“We are thrilled to announce FC Copa Academy as our newest Club Partner.” said Soccer Parenting Association Founder Skye Eddy Bruce. “FC Copa Academy has a proven track record of attention to the complete player experience on and off the field, and we believe our services will prove to be a valuable offering to all of FC Copa Academy’s members.”
Since its inception in 2004, FC Copa Academy has appeared in 26 state, 19 regional and 7 national finals & championships while having one of the highest college placement rates in the country, both soccer and academic, having placed over 325 students into 153 collegiate programs and developed over 24 professional and national/international team players.
About FC Copa Academy www.fccopa.com
FC Copa Academy is a professional soccer organization founded in 2004 which has appeared in 26 state, 19 regional and 7 national finals & championships while having one of the highest college placement rates in the country, both soccer and academic, having placed over 325 students into 153 collegiate programs and developed over 24 professional and national/international team players. We are a soccer family consisting of over 750 members from the ages of 5 to 19 that come from all areas of NJ, NY, and PA. We are a year-round soccer development program assisting players in reaching their greatest potential. The focus is on educating the complete player with a knowledgeable and caring staff. FC Copa Academy teams compete in premier level leagues, tournaments, showcases, and competitions locally, regionally and nationally. FC Copa Academy fields both boys and girls teams in each age group from U7 through U19 and beyond. In addition to the youth academy, FC Copa Academy provides a pathway into the college, semi-pro and professional levels via its New Jersey Copa FC collegiate programs (U20 and U23) all the way to the UWS (women) team.
About Soccer Parenting Association www.soccerparenting.com
Soccer Parenting Association provides impactful messaging through its blog and social media, provides essential Parent and Coach Engagement via Live Speaking Events and Support Parents with an Education Platform Memberships. Soccer Parenting Association was founded by Skye Eddy Bruce, a former All-American goalkeeper, professional player and collegiate coach. She holds a USSF “B” License and USSF National Goalkeeper License, and she is an active youth coach, soccer parent and coach educator. Skye has been an expert guest on the Sirius FM Coaching Academy radio show, Football.com podcast, Player Development Project webinar series, JLM Speaks podcast and has been published in Soccer America, SoccerWire, Can't Pass – Can't Play, the Changing the Game Project, KeeperStop and more.