Meet The Coaches

We are proud to have the best coaches in youth soccer.

Coach Abneet

Coach Abneet

Hi! My name is Coach Abneet and I’ve been coaching with Soccer Shots for 2 seasons. The best part about working with children is being able to see their smiles when they master a new skill. I am so excited to meet your kiddos on Soccer Island!

Favourite Ice Cream Flavour: Maple nut.

Favourite Soccer Shots Theme: Ocean.

Fun Fact: I can touch my tongue to my nose!

 

Coach Amanda

Coach Amanda

Hi there! My name is Coach Amanda and I love to see those “a-ha” moments when what I’ve been teaching all of a sudden clicks and the kids are so proud of themselves. I’ve been coaching with Soccer Shots for 8 seasons. Come join me on Soccer Island!

Favourite Ice Cream Flavour: Chocolate chip cookie dough.

Favourite Soccer Shots Theme: Jungle animals.

Fun Fact: I have two children and I work/live on a dairy farm!

Coach Amrit

Coach Amrit

Hello, my name is Coach Amrit. I have been coaching with Soccer Shots for 6 seasons. My favourite part about working with children is having the opportunity to inspire them to follow their passions. Hopefully I have a chance to coach your kiddo!!

Favourite Ice Cream Flavour: Mint chocolate chip.

Favourite Soccer Shots Theme: Outer space.

Fun Fact: I am an avid sports fan and religiously follow these 6 sports: soccer, basketball, hockey, MMA, boxing and football.

Coach Ashley

Coach Ashley

Hey there! My name is Coach Ashley and I love being able to see each child’s confidence grow every single class! I’ve been coaching with Soccer Shots for 7 seasons. I can’t wait to get to know your child on Soccer Island!

Favourite Ice Cream Flavour: Salted caramel.

Favourite Soccer Shots Theme: Superheroes.

Fun Fact: When I was a kid I wanted to be a professional bird watcher. I wanted people to pay me to watch birds. I don’t even like birds. I think I just really liked binoculars, and thought that becoming a bird watcher was the only way I’d be allowed to have a pair.

Coach Dillon

Coach Dillon

Hi there! My name is Coach Dillon and I’ve been coaching with Soccer Shots for 2 seasons. My favourite part about working with kids is watching them grow not only as an amazing soccer player, but also respectful, fun and loving little humans.

Favourite Ice Cream Flavour: Chocolate.

Favourite Soccer Shots Theme: Outer space.

Fun Fact: I rode a horse for the first time last year!

Coach Hannah

Coach Hannah

I am finishing my degree in Education at Trinity Western University. After I graduate, I plan on starting my career as a high school Physical Education teacher!

Seasons with Soccer Shots: 2 seasons

Why do you like working with Soccer Shots: Growing up I always looked forward to my weekly soccer practices. I love being able to see that same excitement in the kids I coach. Seeing how much they develop their skills and confidence throughout their sessions. It is SO rewarding to be a part of that process.

What is your favourite part about working with kids:  Kids are filled with stories, laughter, and bring so much joy to those working with them. I love developing meaningful relationships with each kid and to earn their trust is such a special feeling. Whether it is hearing all about their favorite animal, or the awesome snack they had for lunch, kids are SO much fun.

What is your favourite ice-cream flavour: Peanut butter- chocolate chip cookie dough.

Coach Harman

Coach Harman

Hey, my name is Coach Harman and I’ve been coaching with Soccer Shots for 2 seasons. My favourite part about working with kids is doing something silly to make them smile! Come join me on Soccer Island next season!

Favourite Ice Cream Flavour: Cookies and cream.

Favourite Soccer Shots Theme: Outer space.

Fun Fact: My eyesight is about as bad is it gets, it’s a -3.5!

Coach Jakob

Coach Jakob

Hello, my name is Coach Jakob and I truly think soccer Shots is an awesome program for character development. I have been coaching with Soccer Shots for 2 seasons. I can’t wait to see your child on Soccer Island!

Favourite Ice Cream Flavour: Cookie dough.

Favourite Soccer Shots Theme: Castles.

Fun Fact: I have never lived in the same house for more than 4 years!

Coach Jessica

Coach Jessica

Hi! My name is Coach Jessica and I’ve been coaching with Soccer Shots for 13 seasons. I love the creative stories each child comes up with! I can’t wait to hear your kid’s stories on Soccer Island!

Favourite Ice Cream Flavour: Bubble gum.

Favourite Soccer Shots Theme: Outer space.

Fun Fact: I have 3 cats and 3 dogs! I have also travelled all the provinces from B.C. to Quebec.

Coach Juliana

Coach Juliana

Hello, my name is Coach Juliana! My favourite part about coaching kids is being able to teach them new skills and continue to build their confidence. I’ve been coaching with Soccer Shots for 2 seasons. I can’t wait for your children to join me on Soccer Island!

Favourite Ice Cream Flavour: Rocky road.

Favourite Soccer Shots Theme: Superheroes.

Fun Fact: My first name, middle name, last name and birthday month all start with the letter J!

Coach Miguel

Coach Miguel

I am currently pursuing my electrical certification at BCIT.

Seasons with Soccer Shots: 9 seasons

Why do you like working with Soccer Shots: I love working with Soccer Shots because we are able to create a great environment for kids to have fun and fall in love with the game of soccer.

What is your favourite part about working with kids: My favourite part about working with kids is their energy. I love their story telling abilities, you never know what they are going to tell you next. 

What is your favourite ice-cream flavour: Chocolate.

Coach Nate

Coach Nate

Hello, my name is Coach Nate and I’ve been coaching with Soccer Shots for 2 seasons. Being able to make a kid laugh by telling a joke is the best thing! Come join me on Soccer Island to hear some of my funny jokes!

Favourite Ice Cream Flavour: Mint chocolate chip.

Favourite Soccer Shots Theme: Superheroes.

Fun Fact: I have never broken a bone.

Coach Paige

Coach Paige

I am pursuing a degree in Psychology at University of Fraser Valley.

Seasons with Soccer Shots: 2 seasons

Why do you like working with Soccer Shots: I love working with Soccer Shots because the curriculum allows children to not only build their soccer skills but to learn life lessons along the way.

What is your favourite part about working with kids: My favourite part about working with kids is I love sharing my passion for soccer. It is so rewarding to work with children and help them accomplish goals that they have work towards. 

What is your favourite ice-cream flavour: Mint Chocolate Chip.

Coach Saher

Coach Saher

Hey! My name is Coach Saher and I’ve been coaching with Soccer Shots for 2 seasons. I love being able to teach kids learning is fun and I think Soccer Island is always a fun place to learn!

Favourite Ice Cream Flavour: Cookie dough.

Favourite Soccer Shots Theme: Zoo animals.

Fun Fact: I am a big fan of Miley Cyrus!

Coach Sam

Coach Sam

I have almost finished my degree in General Studies at University fo Fraser Valley. I plan to further my education to become a Kindergarten teacher.

Seasons with Soccer Shots: 3 seasons

Why do you like working with Soccer Shots: I love working with Soccer Shots because I love seeing the children build confidence and how excited they get when they learn a new skill.

What is your favourite part about working with kids: My favourite part about working with kids is they are always so curious, hilarious and fun. I love the stories they tell, they are the best!

What is your favourite ice-cream flavour: Cookies ‘n’ Creme.

Employment Opportunities

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