Arizona Report

This past week, CrossTraining Executive Director, Rev. Brad Kenney, wrapped up several meeting in Phoenix, Arizona as CrossTraining continues to help discover and develop chaplains in professional soccer. The trip, combined with Rev. Kenney’s Presbytery of the West meetings, was part of the initial effort to lay the ground work for finding a chaplain and counselor to […]

Raising Arizona

CrossTraining continues its work in trying to discover and develop chaplains in North America. The latest effort will focus on raising up a chaplain and counseling team in Arizona beginning with the USL-Pro club, Arizona United. Arizona United SC (soccer club) was founded in 2014 in the Phoenix, AZ area. The team plays in Scottsdale – a […]

Annual MLS Chaplain Meeting 2015

The annual Major League Soccer (MLS) chaplain meeting for 2015 will take place, for the second year in a row, in Philadelphia, PA. The annual meeting features several sessions together for the chaplains as they make preparations for the upcoming 2015 season. The meetings are held in conjunction with the NSCAA Convention and Major League Soccer Draft […]

Charlotte Independence

CrossTraining Chaplains for Charlotte

CrossTraining is currently working to discover and develop chaplains to serve the Charlotte Independence, the new United Soccer League Pro team in Charlotte, North Carolina. CrossTraining has served the Colorado Rapids of Major League Soccer since 2002 and with the Rapids announcing an affiliation with the newly formed USL Pro that will enable the MLS […]

Charlotte Expansion

The Colorado Rapids recently announced an affiliation with the Charlotte Independence. The long-awaited announcement is part of Major League Soccer’s consolidation of the MLS Reserve League and partnership with the United Soccer Leagues in developing a way for MLS players to gain more quality game experience. The Charlotte Independence on paper, are a new club, […]

CrossTraining Announces New Team Member

CrossTraining today announced that Counselor Cody Baker will join the CrossTraining team. Counselor Baker will serve the Colorado Rapids and CrossTraining. Baker’s main duties will include providing counseling to the professional athletes, coaches, staff and families of the Rapids as well as to those players and families that are within the Rapids’ Academy system. He will […]