Fundamental Youth Soccer

Karl Dewazien’s Brief Resume

SOCCER EDUCATION HIGHLIGHTS

  • US Soccer Federation “A” License (1974)
  • US Soccer Federation Referee “Instructor” (1979)
  • US Soccer Federation National Youth License (1997)
  • FIFA International Youth Coaching Academies
  • DFB German Football Association Courses
  • Brazilian, Dutch, English, Canadian, etc. Coaching Courses

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

  • Coach of the Year – California Collegiate Soccer Association (1973)
  • Coaching Director – California Youth Soccer Association (CYSA)
    • From 1978 until 2012
    • With 240,000+ registered players at its peak
  • Co-Chairman – United States Youth Soccer Coaching Committee
    • 1996 – 1999
    • With 3.2 million registered players at that time

INDUCTED INTO HALLS OF FAME

  • Lemoore Union High School (2001)
  • Coalinga Junior College ‘Sports Hall of Fame’ (2003)
  • Fresno Pacific University (2014)
  • California Youth Soccer Association (2014)

AUTHOR / PUBLISHER

  • “FUNdamental SOCCER” Book Series
    1. FUNdamental Soccer “Practice”
    2. FUNdamental Soccer “Tactics”
    3. FUNdamental Soccer “Goalkeeping”
    4. FUNdamental Soccer “Guide”
    5. “Totally” FUNdamental Soccer
    6. “Footnotes”
    7. “U-6, U-8, U-10″ “pre-F; F; E; E/D and State “D” Training Manuals” for US Youth Region 4 and California Youth Soccer Association
    8. Co-Author with Peggy Neason – US Youth TOPS Chairperson “Miles & Miles of Soccer Smiles” for Special Needs Players

SPECIAL NOTES

FUNdamental Soccer – “Practice” was

  • Translated and published in Peoples Republic of China (1987)
  • Translated and published in Japan (2000)
  • Translated and published in Spanish (1996) (2006)

PRODUCER AND VIDEO TECHNICIAN

  1. FUNdamental Soccer Practice (1978)
  2. FUNdamental Soccer – “Teaching Methods” (1999)
  3. FUNdamental Soccer – “Practice of Champions” (2002)
  4. FUNdamental Soccer – “9-Step Practice Routine” (2004)

DEVELOPED “Modified Laws of the Game” for:

  1. California Youth Soccer Association (CYSA)
  2. United States Youth Soccer Association (USYSA)

PIONEERED

Youth soccer camp movement on the west coast.

CONTRIBUTED

To every major soccer publication in the USA & Canada

Special Note: Some youth articles have been translated & published in Spanish, French, Portuguese, Dutch, etc. publications.

WAS ON

  • Editorial Council for National Soccer Coaches Association of America’s (NSCAA) publication ‘Soccer Journal’.

FEATURED SPEAKER & CLINICIAN

Local, State, National and International soccer events

Webpage

FUNdamentalSoccer.com

OWNER

of FUN SOCCER Enterprises

PERSONAL PHILOSOPHY

“The outcome of our children is infinitely more important than the outcome of any game they will ever play”

Karl Dewazien