Sun Safe Soccer Information
Coaches: Download the Information for Parents brochure, print them out double-sided and distribute to parents of children on your team. This trifold will answer all their questions and help ensure that young soccer players (and their parents) will embrace the Sun Safe Soccer steps. Also please download the Information for Coaches brochure and distribute to other soccer coaches.
Why are coaches involved?
- Because coaches are the team leaders.
- Because children listen to their coaches.
- Because you build habits that stay with your players for a lifetime.
- Because coaches are committed to the health of their players and the sport.
What are the benefits?
- Knowing that you’re teaching lifelong healthy habits to every member of your team.
- Being recognized by parents for your leadership both on and off the field when you take action to reduce the risk of skin cancer.
- Showing your team that you care about them.
- Improving recruiting efforts because parents want their children to play for a coach who makes children’s health and safety a priority.
Help soccer become the most sun-safe sport nationwide by teaching – and practicing – the Sun Safe Soccer steps.