Organization: Freelance Coach Contractor
Current Team(s): None
Simon played competitive soccer in England. At the age of 16 he got into coaching. He studied Sports Science before he went to University and then did Physical Education when he was at College. Simon came out to America when he was 18 and worked all over the south of the USA. He came out again in 1997-8 and worked for the MLS camps. Simon became the full time regional manager selling MLS camps in Florida. From there he worked in Major League Soccer for the Tampa Bay Mutiny, making their soccer camps. He was Director of Operations Community Relations that included working with all of the players and game day operations, this included liaising with ESPN and Game day commentators.
From there he worked for clubs around Florida, including St Pete Raiders, Countryside Lightening, and South Tampa Knights (now RSL Florida). In that time he got his USSF B and A licenses. Simon became the Female Director of Coaching for South Tampa Knights, primarily working with U10-13 girls. He was a member of the Florida ODP as well as working the USL ODP Camps. Four years ago he moved to Colorado and after some time off worked with Broomfield Blast, Westminster AFC and doing private trainings for players.
Since moving to Colorado he has enjoyed a lot snowboarding, hiking and being outside. He has an eight month old son and has been married since 2009.
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