June 2016 CrossTrainer: Spiritual Food

Enjoy this month’s edition of the CrossTrainer – a short digest covering faith, football, family, and other important topics. This month’s edition features the topic of spiritual food. In professional sport as with other things, we can sometime ignore the necessary, daily intake that we need spiritually as human beings. In sport, we can overemphasize […]

Switchbacks Face Rapids in US Open Cup

For the second year in a row, the Colorado Springs Switchbacks will face the Colorado Rapids at Dick’s Sporting Goods Park to see who will advance to the next round of the U.S. Open Cup, America’s oldest on-going soccer tournament. The Switchbacks won their 3rd round match up against Arizona United SC on June 1. […]

May 2016 CrossTrainer: per diem

Enjoy this month’s edition of the CrossTrainer – a short digest covering faith, football, family, and other important topics. This month’s edition features the topic of per diem. In the professional sports world, per diem is the amount given for daily living expenses often while on the road traveling, but what does it look like to live […]

April 2016 CrossTrainer: The Suitcase Life

April 2016 CrossTrainer: The Suitcase Life

Enjoy this month’s edition of the CrossTrainer – a short digest covering faith, football, family, and other important topics. This month’s edition features the topic of travel. The traveling life of those in professional sport can be an overwhelming and difficult part of the environment. The Spanish version can also be found below. April 2016 […]

Preseason: Rapids Report

The Colorado Rapids (Major League Soccer) have reported into preseason camp and have begun preparations for the 2016 campaign. Amongst the players in camp right now are players contractually signed for next season, several draft selections hoping to win a professional contract, as well as free-agents and preseason invitees vying for a roster slot. For […]

Trempert and Kenney Head East for Chaplain Meetings

Colorado Rapids Lead Chaplain Brad Kenney and Colorado Springs Switchbacks FC Lead Chaplain Kurt Trempert flew today to Baltimore, MD to attend the annual MLS/USL/NASL chaplain meetings being held in Baltimore, MD at the NSCAA Convention. The annual convention has been the site of the annual chaplain meetings now for the past 4 years with […]

Colorado Rapids Associate Chaplain Hugo Venegas 2015

Associate Chaplain Hugo Venegas Resigns

Today, CrossTraining announced that Associate Chaplain Hugo Venegas who had served CrossTraining Ministries and the Colorado Rapids (Major League Soccer) resigned his position for family reasons. Rev. Dr. Venegas had served with CrossTraining and the Rapids for the last two and a half years, working as the bilingual chaplain alongside Rapids Lead Chaplain Brad Kenney […]

Boxing Day – A Letter from Brad Kenney

The English have a custom called Boxing Day. It is a day set aside for employers to give gifts to servants and tradesmen – a post-Christmas day of giving if you will. Perhaps, if you are reading this, you’ve received an email from CrossTraining and my family and I wanted to take some time today […]

Colorado Rapids vs Real Salt Lake Faith and Family Night

Rapids Faith and Family Night 2015 Change

Due to scheduling conflicts, the Colorado Rapids have  announced the date of the annual Faith and Family 2015 change from this Saturday night, August 29, to Sunday, October 4 against Real Salt Lake. Kickoff on Sunday, October 4th is slated for 5 pm and following the match, fans are invited to stay and listen to player testimonies. This […]

CrossTraining Radio AM910

CrossTraining On AM 910

CrossTraining will appearing be on the morning show of AM 910, KPOF, The Point of Faith on Wednesday, August 19th, at 7 am MT. CrossTraining Executive Director and Colorado Rapids Lead Chaplain, Brad Kenney, will be sharing about significant updates and developments with the ministry of CrossTraining. You can listen locally (Colorado) at AM 910 or on the […]