RIETVLEI SOCCER SCHOOL was established in May 2016
Rietvlei Soccer School (RSS) is located in the South of Johannesburg and Alberton area on a beautiful farm called Rietvlei Zoo Farm, utilising two Astro Soccer Fields and a Junior Grass Field.
Our vision is to develop football players in our community using specialised football programmes to help the player find their creativity, nurture their passion, follow their commitment, direct their enthusiasm, improve their technical and physical abilities, build their character and inevitably help them achieve their highest potential and become better citizens of society.
Our soccer school strives to offer a high level of football coaching and coaching education activities including basic football skills development programmes & lessons, specialised & elite football training clinics, fun soccer school holiday campos and soccer weekend festivals, events and tournaments and coach the coach programmes.
Rietvlei Soccer School aims to positively impact, develop and improve youth football skills through discovering and developing unique football talent, equipping them with leadership qualities and encouraging good sportsmanship, using a positive, safe and fun learning environment.
Rietvlei Soccer School’s mission is to prepare youth football players for professionalism, using age specific training models, life skills programmes, qualified coaches and a professional environment.
RIETVLEI SOCCER 2020 - WISH LIST & VISION
For 2020, we are focusing on the following:
We aim to raise funds or seek sponsorship for:
- Promoting Football, Youth Development & Girls Football in our Area
- Growing our Soccer School membership
- Providing our Coaches with more education and upskilling their knowledge & experience
- Networking with local and international coaches and institutions to provide and seek opportunities for our players and coaches to improve, progress and development
- Erecting more cover to provide shelter for players and spectators from the sun and rain
- Painting & maintenance of the fields, goals, gardens and facilities
- Upgrading and improving soccer equipment ie bibs, balls, cones, equipment
- Providing transport for our Rietvlei Roadshow & sponsored / developments players
- Improve or update our advertising signage, astro fields pole padding and grass field fencing
- Upgrading security for the facilities
- Erecting flood lights for the Grass Field for Winter League training & matches
- Upgrade the Astro Field lighting
- Funding the Girls going on the USA UCF WOMENS SOCCER TOUR in July 2020
- Prizes, medals & trophies for the Tournaments, Futsal Leagues, Summer Leagues