The Rush Mentor Program 2021-22 Is Here – APPLY NOW!
September 10, 2021
That’s right, coach! The Application Window for the 2021/22 cycle is open. Be part of our club’s top-quality Mentorship Program!
The Mentor Program is a 10 month-long education and mentorship opportunity for a select number of Rush coaches. This program was created to support standout coaches and Rush professionals with a desire to have an impact in the development of our organization, and become experts and ambassadors of the Rush Way and the Rush organization overall.
HOW DOES IT WORK?
Format: The Rush Mentors Program operates on a blended format, with online events as well as in person.
Advice: Our mentees closely discuss and develop their projects and assignments with their mentors, who are chosen for their specific expertise and experience in such matters.
WHAT DO WE EXPECT FROM OUR MENTEES?
Passion – Mentees will be passionate about their own development and committed and diligent about their goals. They will currently be working within a Rush club.
Accountable and Tenacious – Mentees will hold themselves accountable and strive to perform at their highest level, even when stretched outside of their comfort zone.
Unity – Rush Mentees will be committed to the Rush community, to learning, and to implementing the Rush Way.
STEP 1 – APPLY TO THE PROGRAM: Apply to the program by filling a quick form. The Rush Mentors Program Application Deadline is September 30th, 2021.
STEP 2 – REVIEW OF APPLICATIONS: Applications will be reviewed by the Rush Soccer Technical Staff and a candidates shortlist will be contacted on an individual basis.
STEP 3 – SELECTION OF CANDIDATES: After careful review, the Rush Soccer Development Team will select a number of successful candidates, who will be contacted on or before October 15th, 2021.
STEP 4 – READY, SET, GO! The Rush Mentors Program commences on October 18th, 2021.
This drill is designed to help you improve your ball control. This is a great drill to help you develop the ball control that will enable you to cut and change direction quickly. Goal: When you reach the point of being able to do whatever you want with the ball; you will have more fun playing the game.
Speed on your feet is something really important for a soccer player on and off the ball. In this work out we will challenge your speed. 7 exercises to perform as fast as you can. Are you the fastest FITTER player? Let us know! Have fun!
Rush Soccer has 11 core values. These core values are more than great words, are behaviors that we commit to and that we expect others to show as well. These are Respect, Unity, Safety, Humility, Tenacity, Empathy, Advice, Leadership, Enjoyment, Accountability, and my favorite Passion! Learn about Passion with this video and find them all in the word puzzle below!
And here we are! Last week of our program. Now is time to check how much you improved after working hard and consistently through these weeks. Go through the work out early in the week and finish strong by doing the fitness test. Let us know your results! We are looking forward to knowing how you did!
Are you ready? We are going to need your full attention! Concentrate, pay attention to the details and find the seven differences! Send us a screenshot and show us where they were! But hey! Shhhh… Don’t let the others know!