Virginia´s Olympic Development Program coaches travelled to Italy to receive coaching education from Inter Milan, Cremonese, Venezia FC and a two-day clinic with coaches from Atlanta, considered to be among the world´s best academy club and “Italy´s talent factory”.
The Jordan Women´s National Team and head coach Michael Dickey travelled to Europe for a friendly against Croatia (0-3 L) and a pair of friendlies against Bosnia (resulting in a 2-4 L and 2-2 T) as part of their preparation to the AFC Women’s Asian Cup and World Cup Qualifiers.
BSC Oregon U17 Boys travelled again this year to a new destination. The boys discovered the beauties of Croatia and its Adriatic Coast, the Alpine region of Slovenia and its lakes and concluded the trip with a stay in Venice, Italy. Four matches were arranged with four different countries.
Pingry Big Blue Soccer completed their stay in Madrid and Barcelona this summer. The team took in the most popular sights in Barcelona, attended FC Barcelona´s Joan Gamper Trophy. The team then travelled to Madrid for activities arranged with Atletico de Madrid such as workshops, training sessions with the club´s
UVA Women’s Soccer team took a two week trip to France and Belgium. Matches were arranged with french second division team VGA Saint-Maur, French team LOSC and German club FC Koln, which both have gained promotion to First Division this season. The trip started with a 2-day cultural excursion to