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Colorado Soccer Association and Switchbacks FC announce partnership to promote youth and adult soccer in Colorado

Colorado Soccer Association and Switchbacks FC announce partnership to promote youth and adult soccer in Colorado

Denver, Colo., -- (May 24, 2016) – Colorado Soccer Association (CSA), the Switchbacks FC announce a partnership to work together to promote the sport of soccer in Colorado. The partnership allows CSA and the Colorado Springs-based professional soccer club, to offer resources to enhance the game and create opportunities for CSA and its clubs. 

The partnership allows for the Switchbacks FC and CSA to offer several opportunities for CSA members and families to enjoy USL matches throughout the season, as well as opportunities for players and coaches access to professional soccer in Colorado.

Night of Champions    June 4, 2016    Switchbacks FC vs. St. Louis FC
CSA Switchbacks FC Night – FIREWORKS NIGHT    July 16, 2016    Switchbacks FC vs. Sacramento
CSA Switchbacks FC Night    August 21, 2016    Switchbacks FC vs. Rio Grande Valley
CSA Switchbacks FC Night    September 17, 2016    Switchbacks FC vs. Seattle

“We are very proud to partner with the Switchbacks FC,” says Nate Shotts, CEO, Colorado Soccer Association. “This is one step in building a strong tie between professional, youth and adult soccer in Colorado.” 

"Part of our mission statement is to engage our community and this partnership with Colorado Soccer Association will allow us to engage the soccer community in a substantial and meaningful way, says Colorado Springs Switchbacks FC owner Ed Ragain. We are happy to play a role in continuing to build a strong tie between the professional, youth and adult soccer communities in Colorado."

About the Colorado Soccer Association
The Colorado Soccer Association (CSA) is a non-profit educational and service organization that oversees Colorado soccer. Providing benefits for players and members, CSA hopes to advance the game with critical infrastructure while promoting sportsmanship and fair play in a safe and enjoyable environment.

About the Colorado Springs Switchbacks FC
The Colorado Springs Switchbacks FC is an American professional soccer club based in Colorado Springs, Colorado, and competing in the United Soccer League. Switchbacks FC plays its home matches at Switchbacks Stadium. Upon joining the league in 2015, the Club finished second in the Western Conference and witnessed 40,000 attendees in its inaugural year.

Contact: Michelle Tripp, Director of Marketing and Community Relations, Colorado Soccer Association at

Contact: Chris Ragain, Manager of Public Relations, Colorado Springs Switchbacks FC at

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