RVS Training Schedule

Rainier Valley Slammers offer skills training to all of our current players:

  • "Friday Night Lights" is a weekly technical training session open to all RVS players. The sessions are planned in accordance with the weekly team training development plan.
  • RVS holds specialized skills trainings at various times throughout the year, conducted by Walid and Ziad Khoury of Slammers FC.
  • Weekly training sessions for all RVS goalkeepers are held throughout the year with our GK Coach Kelly Bendixen. Kelly is a highly experienced USSF National ‘A’ and a NSCAA National Level 1 GK License holder.

Friday Night Lights Technical Session
Every Friday @Game Farm Park (Open to all RVS Team Players)
5:30-6:30PM U10-U11
6:30-7:30PM U12-U14
7:30-8:30PM U15 and older

There will be NO FNL on 4/11 due to State Cup, FNL will resume 4/18.

Goalie Training
Every Wednesday @Game Farm Park (Open to all RVS Team Goalies)

5:30-6:30PM U12-U14
6:30-7:30PM U11 and younger
7:30-8:30PM U15 and older

Note: The designated GK training area will be held at the North end (near parking lot) of the White field. All training sessions are held at Game Farm Park unless otherwise noted. Training dress code: Blue or silver jersey, blue shorts, blue socks (with the exception of goalie training session, goalies are allowed to wear their own goalie jersey/pants). All jerseys, shorts and socks must be club apparel. No substitutes. Absolutely NO "non-club" apparel at any time. Times/day/location are subject to change so please check the web site for updates to the training schedule.

Open Sessions
RVS teams will be holding open practice sessions at Game Farm Park for any prospective player in order to view the coaching style and the team which leads into the tryout period. Please invite any players to attend these open sessions. If you are uncertain which age group your child should play in, please view the Age Chart for the upcoming 2014-2015 season. Below is the list of teams currently holding open practices; more teams will be added as State Cup is completed.

GU11 Mondays/Wednesday 5-6:30PM
BU11 Mondays/Wednesday 5:30-6:30PM
BU12 Mondays/Wednesday 5-6:30PM