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TOPS Soccer Camp – Sponsored by Bradley Brothers

The club just completed the yearly TOPS Summer Camp at John Cooper School, The Woodlands, TX (July 17-21) brought to you by Bradley Brothers Heating & Air Conditioning and Plumbing Services.  The camp had over 30 participants including TOPS volunteers (buddies) that took place in the gymnasium.  Fun, games and awards were part of the curriculum throughout the week.

“This is my first time leading the TOPS Soccer Summer Camp. I’ve been helping out for three years now, and I just love seeing how happy both the kids and parents get when they come to these events. It’s definitely a challenge sometimes, but it is all worth it seeing the smiles on everyone’s faces. I love doing this and encourage everyone to join, because it’s such a great experience and makes a huge positive impact on the children.”  Anne Sophie, TOPS Summer Camp Coordinator.

Effex Management Solutions – Dynamo | Dash Youth Soccer Club

The club is very excited to announce that Effex Management Solutions (Kingwood, TX) is partnering with the Dynamo | Dash Youth Soccer Club.  The company will be supporting all the camp and program operations in the Kingwood branch of the club for 2017-18.

Effex Management Solutions is a large volume contingent workforce management firm headquartered in Kingwood, Texas that employs over 14,000 workers in manufacturing, distribution and warehouse facilities across 36 locations in the United States. President and CEO Louis Flory built Effex in 2005 around the idea that true success would follow strong client partnerships and a fresh and foolproof approach to staffing management. Today, with 100% client retention, Effex stays true to its commitment of being a true business partner by investing in relationships and taking a hands-on approach with each and every client.

“I have always been passionate about making an impact in both our community and children’s future. Sponsoring the Dynamo | Dash is truly a rewarding experience because it allows me to give back to an organization that remains committed to the development of the youth in our community.”  Louis Flory, Owner & CEO, Effex Management Solutions.

“It’s great to have Effex Management Solutions renewing their partnership for the coming year.  Effex Management Solutions has an outstanding reputation in their line of business and they have been instrumental in their support last year in helping the Kingwood Program expand.  The club looks forward in working with Louis Flory and Effex Management Solutions in 2017-18.”  Simon Boddison, Director of Soccer Operations.

Oliver Padilla – Old Dominion University

Oliver Padilla

The club is very proud to announce that Oliver Padilla (formerly U18 Texas Rush Boys Development Academy) has committed to Old Dominion University (Conference USA, NCAA Div. I) to play for Coach Alan Dawson.

“It’s a great opportunity for Oliver to further his academic and playing career at the next level.  We look forward in following his success in college.  He’s worked tremendously hard since joining the club and we’re very proud of him being able to compete at the next level.”  Alex Cardenas, U18 DA Boys Head Coach, Dynamo Youth Soccer Club.

“Being able to continue my education and play at the next level is so far the biggest accomplishment of my life. My hard work and sacrifices on and off the field are paying off. I am really looking forward to this new chapter and ready to work even harder.  I played 2.5 years at the Texas Rush Soccer Club and they helped me through the entire process of getting a collegiate opportunity to play and further my academic life.”  Oliver Padilla, U18 Texas Rush Development Academy.

FairClaims Roofing & Construction – Houston Dynamo | Dash Youth Soccer Club

The club is extremely excited to announce it’s newest corporate partner – FairClaims Roofing & Construction.  The company will be partnering with the following areas of the club: Skillz Skool, Youth Academy and the field closures / weather line.

What does the company provide……….FairClaims Roofing is your first and best choice for all types of roofing, including new installs, re-roofs, and repairs. With well over a decade in business, and thousands of clients throughout the great state of Texas, we are confident that you will be completely satisfied with our level of professionalism, attention to detail and prompt completion of your roof.

Storm Damage Assessment; Replacement Roofing; New Construction Roofing, Gutter Installation, Insurance Claim Assistance, Roof Leak Assessment and Repair, Replacement Windows & Siding.

FairClaims & Roofing Contact Information 

25315 Oakhurst Dr
The Woodlands, TX 77386
Phone: (281) 367-0466
Email: justino@fcroof.com

“We’re excited to have FairClaims Roofing & Construction on board as a new corporate partner for 2017-18.  They offer a first class service in our local community and we will market their products and services to our expanding membership.  They are always looking for ways to give back and connect to the local community so getting involved in Houston’s #1 youth soccer club is a tremendous fit for both organizations.”  Simon Boddison, Director of Soccer Operations.

Strikers vs. Keepers Camp sponsored by MosquitoNix

Mosquito Nix Logo

The club just completed the Strikers vs. Keepers Camp at Bear Branch soccer complex with over 120 players (ages 7-18, boys / girls) involved during the week.  The week consisted of action packed training activities for goalkeepers and strikers in and around the attacking third of the field.  This camp was brought to you by MosquitoNix and was offered in the evening time slot.

“It was a great week of action packed training activities in front of goal for both the striker and the goalkeeper positions.  Scoring goals and making split second reflex saves was in regular occurrence for the players with top class instruction from our coaching staff.  The staff and players had a fantastic week.” Jamie Bell, Director of Coaching – Camps.

Dynamo | Dash Youth Coaching Education 2017

The club is very proud to have provided extensive coaching educational opportunities to the staff throughout the last twelve (12) months.  The following coaches furthered their credentials through licensing or other educational events:

Nick O’Shea, Steven Grave – ‘A’ License Youth

Darron Rush – ‘B’ License

Jason Budd – ‘C’ License

Rafael Zuluaga – ‘D’ License

Don Gemmell, Phil Ebner, Simon Boddison, Andrew Squire, Dave Dengerink & Nick O’Shea – attended the NSCAA (National Soccer Coaches Association of America) Convention, Los Angeles, CA in January 2017.

“Soccer is constantly changing with innovative concepts and it’s vital that the club’s coaching staff are provided with the resources and tools to keep up with the demands of the modern game.  Providing educational opportunities (licensure, events, seminars, conferences and international symposiums) is unique and ensures the club remains a leading organization in the country for youth soccer.”  Don Gemmell, Technical Director, Houston Dynamo | Dash Youth Soccer Club.

If you are interested in joining our professional coaching staff, please contact Simon Boddison, Director of Soccer Operations at sboddison@dynamodashyouth.com or call (281) 825-8650 for more information.

TOPS Camp – Bradbury Brothers

TOPS Soccer Camp

Dates: July 17 – 21, 2017
Location: Dunlap Gym, John Cooper School, One John Cooper Drive, The Woodlands, TX 77381

Ages: 4-14
Times: 1:00pm-2:00pm
Cost: $25

Players will participate in lots of TOPS fun small sided games and will focus on the Soccer fundamentals of the game which includes scoring lots of goals!  This camp is designed for players with special needs.

“A huge thank you goes out to the Bradbury family in their yearly support for this very special camp hosted by John Cooper High School.  It’s very well received and it’s a very important part of our summer curriculum that is offered.”  Simon Boddison, Director of Soccer Operations.

World Cup Camp 2017 – Bikeland

The club just completed it’s first week of summer activities wrapping up the World Cup Camp brought to you by Bikeland.

“Offering two time slots for the camp enables players to attend based upon their busy summer schedule.  It’s a fun atmosphere that is enjoyed by the players and the staff that kicks off the start of the summer.”  Jamie Bell, Director of Coaching – Camps.

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Strikers vs. Keepers Camp 2017 – Sponsored by MosquitoNix

The club will be hosting the Strikers vs. Keepers Camp sponsored by MosquitoNix at Bear Branch Sports Fields, June 19-22.

Ages: 7-12
Times: 6:00pm-7:30pm
Cost: $190

Ages: 13-18
Times: 7:45pm-9:15pm
Cost: $190

“I would like to thank MosquitoNix for partnering with the club for the Strikers vs. Keepers Camp.  It’s an exciting environment as it’s action packed and the kids thoroughly enjoy the intensity of the camp curriculum provided.  We look forward to working with MosquitoNix over the next 12 months in marketing their products and services to our membership.”  Simon Boddison, Director of Soccer Operations. 

Community Outreach – Houston Family Magazine – Summer Fun Fest 2017

The club were involved in their latest Community Outreach event at the Houston Family Magazine – Summer Fun Fest at The Woodlands Mall on June 11. Over 1,000 families from all over Houston were at the event experiencing different interactive booths.  Gifts, promotional items and activities were on site for all the visitors to enjoy at the Houston Dynamo | Dash booth.  The club’s Community Outreach program is brought to you by Houston Methodist Hospital – The Woodlands.

If you’re interested in having the Houston Dynamo|Dash Youth appear at your next event, please feel free to contact Stuart Taylor, Director of Community Outreach at staylor@dynamodashyouth.com