Why Come to Soccer Nation Expo 2014?
Soccer Nation Expo is an action-packed, highly interactive weekend where coaches, administrators, players and fans can experience the world of soccer. From world-class coaching clinics and professional soccer stars to the cutting edge in gear and consumer goods, Soccer Nation Expo is a great soccer experience for everyone!
Soccer Nation Expo presents world-class coaches in highly instructive clinics on the AstroTurf VIP Coach Pitch and in exclusive classroom sessions throughout the show. Remember: to get special VIP seating at all of the coaching clinics and exclusive entrance to all of the classroom sessions, you will need to purchase a VIP Coach Pass.
VIP COACH PASS
The Soccer Nation Expo VIP Coach Pass, presented by the LA Galaxy, is the best way to make the most of your trip to Soccer Nation Expo 2014. From a reserved seating area around the AstroTurf VIP Coach Pitch, where our special guests will present coaching clinics, to exclusive access to VIP Classroom Sessions on a variety of coaching-related topics, to early VIP access to the Expo on Saturday, February 8, 2014 - the VIP Coach Pass is the only way to go.
Recreational coaches will get great ideas and new drills at the Recreational Coach Pitch. Cal South Coaching Education staff will be demonstrating age and skill level appropriate drills and games for recreational coaches and players throughout both days of the show. Show attendees will get to take part in these drills and games, so bring your kids as well!
The latest training equipment, uniforms, gear, books and computer/internet technology designed to help YOU become an even better coach and administrator!
Make a plan and practice your handshake! Soccer Nation Expo 2014 will offer you the single greatest networking opportunity for the Western United States soccer community.
The Cal South State Referee Symposium at Soccer Nation Expo 2014
Saturday, February 8, 2014 | Los Angeles Convention Center
The Cal South State Referee Committee will host referee meetings throughout the day on Saturday, February 8, 2014 at Soccer Nation Expo in the Los Angeles Convention Center.
Our special guest speakers (yet to be announced) will have interesting and informative presentations that should benefit all referees attending this symposium.
These meetings are FREE and open to any referee from any organization that wishes to attend. Referees attending this symposium will receive credit for their in-service yearly training requirements.
SHOW OFF YOUR MOVES OR LEARN NEW ONES:
This year, Soccer Nation Expo has increased the number of exhibits and areas where attendees can play, learn, show off and experience more soccer activities than ever before. Some of these exhibits are:
• The LA Galaxy will have a large area where attendees can learn new skills and play soccer-based games with representatives of the teams.
• Recreational coaches and players will have the AstroTurf Rec Pitch where members of the Cal South Coaching Education and Pro+ staff will be giving instruction on drills specifically for younger developmental players.
• Appearances and autograph sessions with your favorite soccer players.
Even more interactive exhibits will be introduced for Soccer Nation Expo 2014, and the best part is, all of these activities will continue to be ABSOLUTELY FREE!
SEE THE LATEST SOCCER GEAR FIRST:
Check out the newest and hottest soccer gear from the sport's top manufacturers before it hits the streets! You can visit over scores of exhibitors offering an incredible variety of products including soccer gear and equipment, not to mention many other consumer goods and services, and all from companies that love "the beautiful game" as much as you do!
What is Soccer Nation Expo?
The largest family-oriented soccer expo in the United States with an average attendance of 22,000 people.
Who attends Soccer Nation Expo?
Coaches, players, team managers, registrars, league and club VIPs, general public and most importantly… SOCCER FANS with children of all ages!
How does Cal South help Soccer Nation Expo exhibitors?
By partnering with major media outlets to spread the word about Soccer Nation Expo 2014 and draw in the customers you want to meet. We also advertise the Expo directly to our membership of over 194,000 players, coaches, administrators and referees via email, online and print publication ads.
About Cal South
The California State Soccer Association - South (Cal South) is a 501c(3) California public benefit corporation and is the official youth and adult state soccer association of the United States Soccer Federation, the United States Youth Soccer, and the United States Adult Soccer Association. Cal South represents over 280 Affiliate Member Leagues and Clubs comprising our membership of more than 195,000 registered players, coaches, referees and league administrators. The organization, with a service area that extends from San Luis Obispo to San Diego, provides rewarding recreational and competitive opportunities for players of all ages, genders and skill levels.