D.C. United is the leader of youth development in Major League Soccer. Every camp session and training program maximizes an athlete's technical abilities and tactical understanding of the game in a fun and competitive environment.

32 players that attended a camp or training program are now on a D.C. United Academy or Pre-Academy team.

STAFF & COACHES

Nolan Sheldon
Director, D.C. United Camps / U-18 Head Coach 
202-587-5447
nsheldon@dcunited.com
License: USSF A
Playing: Wingate University/IMG PDL
Coaching: IMG Academies

Tom Torres
Pre-Academy Manager / Head Youth Scout / U-16 Head Coach
License: USSF A / UEFA B / NSCAA Advanced National
Playing: Radford University / USISL/PDL
Coaching: Arlington Soccer / VA ODP / NV Royals PDL

Roger Wimmer
U-15 Head Coach / Goalkeeper Staff Coach
License: USSF B / NSCAA National Goalkeeper / NSCAA National Youth
Playing: Louisburg College / Charleston Southern Univ. / George Mason Univ.
Coaching: Calvert Soccer Association

Jonny Frias
U-14 Head Coach
License: USSF A / USSF National Youth / NSCAA Advanced National
Playing: Radford University / PDL
Coaching: American Soccer Academy / Vienna / VA ODP

John Bello
U-13 Head Coach
License: USSF D
Playing: College of Charleston / Brandenton Athletics PDL
Coaching: Calvert Soccer Association

Steve Olivarez
Youth Development Manager/ Staff Coach
License: USSF B
Playing: Duquesne University / Trained USL
Coaching: Arlington Travel

Dave Sanford
U-12 Head Coach
License: USSF C
Playing: James Madison University / PDL
Coaching: Catholic University

Jon Norem
U-12 Head Coach
License: USSF A / NSCAA Advanced National / NSCAA National Youth
Playing: Shenandoah University
Coaching: Bishop Ireton H.S. (VA) /SYA/ Burke AC

Dan Walsh
Manager Camps & Training Programs / Staff Coach
License: USSF C
Playing: U.S. Air Force Academy / U.S. Military National Team
Coaching: Colorado College / Mass. Youth Soccer / Centennial H.S. (NV)

For more information, contact Contact Dan Walsh at: dwalsh@dcunited.com or 202-587-5468