Entries by Greg Bodzioch

@ Liverpool FC Intnl Academy Bay Area – “Quakes Academy Director Alex Saunders Trains E-Soccer Coaches”

On Saturday, February 24th our E-Soccer head coaches had a great training session at the Liverpool Academy International Bay Area training facility in Los Gatos, CA with Earthquakes Academy Director Alex Saunders. This is an annual training offered to our head coaches. In addition to gaining valuable soccer coaching expertise yearly from Alex, the head […]

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@ Golden State Warriors – “E-Hoops Showcased in Primetime!”

Friday, March 16th was a night to remember for over 110 E-Hoops parents, kids, and coaches from E-Hoops programs around the Bay Area. The Warriors hosted the Sacramento Kings for their now annual “Special Needs Family Appreciation Night”. The E-Hoops families and coaches arrived early to sit courtside and enjoy the Warriors pre-game “shootaround” (warm-ups) for […]

@ University of San Francisco Basketball – “Winning Partnership with E-Hoops!”

Saturday, January 20th was a winning night for both E-Hoops and USF Dons Men’s Basketball at War Memorial Gym. The Dons highlighted their partnership with E-Hoops as many families attended the men’s game against Pepperdine, the first of two USF E-Hoops events in January. The halftime festivities featured E-Hoops kids and volunteers with a free-throw contest and […]

2018 E-Hoops & USF Basketball Special Events – Jan 20th & 27th

E-Hoops is back! The E-Hoops community is excited to kick off 2018 with two E-Hoops Nights on January 20th at 7:00 pm and January 27th at 2:00 pm. For the past five years, E-Hoops and the University of San Francisco have made tremendous strides and incredible impact in the community through the service of our […]

An Interview with E-Fitness Volunteer Coach Sho

E-Sports programs draw some amazing volunteer coaches from the community. Regularly volunteers come from local high schools and colleges to volunteer their time in coaching the kids. We love providing our high school volunteers the opportunity to receive community service credit toward their graduation for serving at E-Sports. We often have high school athletes come […]

Spotlight Training Drills

Beginning this month at e-sports.org, we will begin posting “spotlight training drills” from one of many elite world soccer clubs (e.g., Barcelona, Manchester United, etc.) or NBA teams. Coming up this week will be one of my favorites used by FC Barcelona in their passing warm-ups. I won’t give it away yet, so stay tuned […]

Coming Soon!…”Coaching Tip Tuesdays”

We’re excited to announce the start of the “Coaching Tip Tuesday” series! Starting on Tuesday, May 10th, we will begin releasing a one-minute video coaching tip every other week here on e-sports.org. Topics such as the “Four E’s” of being a great E-Sports coach, the “just-right challenge”, and more will be discussed and explained in […]