Rebuilding the LeftFoot6 Operating System

1) Temporarily Limiting Coaching Capacity  On January 4th, 2016 our core staff will consist of three individuals who will both coach and administrate our client load. Charlie Zubal, Jake Shiltz, and myself, founder Christian Isquierdo, will take over the entire operations and membership of LeftFoot to prioritize a client load that fits within our time…

The LeftFoot Coach

“Art is never finished, only abandoned.” — Leonardo da Vinci I think I surprised too many people last week with the idea that I will be leaving LeftFoot. I’m answering this question the most over the weekend rather than LeftFoot6. It’s not that I’m leaving LeftFoot, but I am starting to transition. I’m leaving the…

One Step Forward – Two Steps Back

One Step Forward – Two Steps Back

I’ve been writing this blog in my head for several months. The reality is that I haven’t wanted to write it, but that I knew I needed a critical moment in time for all the pieces to fall into place and for the truth of the situation to finally present itself. In essence it’s two…

The End of LeftFoot 4.0

The End of LeftFoot 4.0

There is no handbook for creating a supplemental soccer coaching academy that supports players over their lifetime of involvement in the game of soccer. LeftFoot is constantly improving the idea of creating a safe space for players to get their technical coaching and incorporating life lessons that help us organize a specific space. We’ve wrapped…

All Ways Make Our Home Great

All Ways Make Our Home Great

The World Cup has always been a source of inspiration for me. In 2010, I saw kids playing together for just the sake of playing. No adults, no teams, just playing with the ball and each other. That helped inspire the idea of a soccer “home” as I opened LeftFoot as an academy with a…

Once a Leftie – Always a Leftie

Once a Leftie – Always a Leftie

Our membership rates and packages will be changing to support an all day, every day accessible schedule, and we’re “reverse engineering” our schedule to adapt toward a “full-capacity model.” This is a radical shift for us. And it will be great for you. Let me explain… Right now we track how many members belong to LeftFoot, how…