Monday, March 19, 2018

Challenger Sports Coaches

Mauricio Santos

Maurício Played for two academies during his youth. Primus Academy and Botafogo Academy. Also he played for his College (UFRJ) during his graduation. Maurício has a lot of experience working with soccer with kids (boys or girls), teenagers and adults. He has been working with high-performance soccer and also teaching the sports for beginners. So he has the abilities to teach the basic soccer techniques and to improve the expert players capabilities..  

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Scott Francis

Academy Trainer at Challenger Sports 2013-Present involving experience such as, head coach of U10, U14 and U18 teams . Summer Coach with Challenger Sports, involving experience such as, directing up to 12 other coaches and close to 200 players on a full week camp, coaching a variety of session types during the week with different skills and holding freestyle practices. Tiny Tykes coach, involving experience such as, coaching groups as young as 2 years old, 

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More on the Challenger Program

The Challenger Club Trainer program was created in 2001 to allow youth soccer clubs to experience the same level of training they receive during their camps to be extended into their actual soccer season. For camp info, go to

Challenger Club Training Manual

About the Challenger Sports Corporation