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Ross Stride


Ross joined Chelsea Piers for its inaugural soccer season in 2013. He brings a strong emphasis on technical development as well as a plethora of experience, having played for Park University in Missouri and served as a trainee at Celtic Football Club in Scotland. After graduating, Ross started coaching with Sporting Kansas City’s Elite Club National League teams before moving to the Northeast in early 2013. Ross and previously served as the women’s Assistant Coach at Fairfield University Assistant Coach at the University of Bridgeport.

Coaching Qualifications

  • HNC Sports Coaching
  • Scottish FA Coaching young footballers in the game
  • Scottish FA Early touches
  • NSCAA Regional Diploma
  • NSCAA National Diploma
  • NSCAA Advanced National
  • UEFA B Welsh FA