Katie Tarrant

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(760) 626-8510
katie@lagalaxysd.com

I was fortunate enough to play at the highest level of female soccer all over the world. With the knowledge and experience I have, I strive to be a role model for the next generation of female soccer players.

LICENSES HELD:
FA England Coaching Certification
– Coaching Psychology (Children)
– Fitness in Football (Speed, Agility and Quickness)

USSF E and F Coaching License (USA)

CSA Football Coaching Certification (Canada)
– BCSA Community Coach Children Certification (5-9 yr olds)
– BCSA Community Coach Youth Certification (10-14 yr olds)
– BCSA Community Coach Senior Certification (15-18 yr olds)
– Pre-Provincial B License (Elite youth players)

American College of Exercise International Personal Training Certification

Langara College 2009 (Vancouver, Canada) Human Kinetics Sport Science diploma (still in progress)

Capilano University 2008, 2011 (Vancouver, Canada)
– Completed 1st and 2nd year Human Kinetics Sports Science and NCCP Coaching courses

COACHING EXPERIENCE

  • FC Sol Soccer Club (USA) 1 Year
    – Director of Coaching-Girls Program
  • Vancouver Whitecaps FC 8 Years
    – Girls Prospects Coach (Elite Player Program)
    – Academy Coach
    – Regional Development Center Staff Coach (Provincial Wide Programs)
    – Summer Camps Coach
    – Lead Coach of Summer Camps 2013 & 2014
  • North Shore Girls Soccer Club (Canada) 8 Years
    – Elite Teams Coach
    – Academy Staff Coach
    – Assistant Head Tryout Evaluator
    – Age Group Technical Co-ordinator (U16 age group)
    – Coaching Development Program Staff Coach (teach coaches how to coach non select teams)
    – High Performance Program Staff Coach U9-U12
    – Active Start Program Staff Coach (teach volunteer coaches basic session plans)
  • Windsor Academy High School Program 2 Years
    – Staff Coach
    – Strength and Conditioning Coach
  • Amazon Grimstad FK (Norway) 1 year
    – Professional player and Head Coach of Girls u-16 team
  • LA Strikers (USL W-League USA) 1 year
    – Summer Camp Coordinator and Coach

PLAYING EXPERIENCE

  • Norwegian Toppserien: Amazon Grimstad 2012
  • USL W-League Experience:
    – LA Strikers FC 2011 (Captain and 1 of 2 players who played every game on roster)
    – USL W-League Team of the Week – May 2011
    – Santa Clarita Blue Heat FC California 2010
    – Fort Wayne Fever Indiana 2009
  • Chelsea Ladies FC (January 2010 – April 2011)
  • FAWPL Winners 2011 with the reserve team Surrey FA County Team Player 2010-11 Season. MVP vs Oxfordshire
  • University Experience:
    – Langara College 2009 – undefeated season 11-2-0
    – Capilano University 2008 and 2011 (Captain)
  • Club Experience:
    – CSA Club National Championships (2006-3rd, 2004-5th)
    – USL Super-Y North American Finals 2006 – Whitecaps U16 team
    – USL Vancouver Whitecaps Super-Y Player 2004-2006 (Captain 2004)
    – BCSA Provincial Champions 2004, 2005, 2008
    – Pateadores Cup California Champions 2005 (MVP and Leading Scorer)