2021-02-12 at 13:55 Day 3 - Youth - Keeping youth soccer safe during the pandemic
Youth during COVID: Keeping youth soccer safe during the pandemic
Moderator: Chris Bils, The Striker Texas Senior Staff Writer and Co-Founder
Panelists: Simon Boddison, Dir. of Soccer Operations, Houston Dynamo | Dash Youth Soccer Club
Erin Medina, COO, Sting Soccer Club
With tournaments every weekend and 10-month seasons, youth soccer has become a billion-dollar industry. What happens when it all stops? In 2020, leagues and clubs were faced with their worst nightmare as the COVID-19 pandemic brought soccer to a halt. What lessons were learned during the scramble to restart? What protocols put in place now will continue into the future? If it happens again, will there be a plan?