What We’ve Done

WHAT WE’VE DONE

Though we have for most of our careers acted independently of each other, we have respected each other’s achievements and philosophies, we have learnt from each other, and we have leveraged each other contacts and connections. Our independent but yet interdependent efforts now form the critical foundation and vision of FC Bascome Bermuda. Our combined efforts have historically produced amazing results and opportunities for the Bermuda football community, our objectives are the same for FC Bascome Bermuda, and the young aspiring football players who join us on this journey.

A lot of our historic programs have been conducted under two different charities; Bermuda Football Foundation and ABC Football Foundation::

BERMUDA FOOTBALL FOUNDATION

2005 – 2008

  • Acquired stake in Reading Rage, a USL team, to use as development path for Bermudian youth players into the North American prep-school, college and professional world.
  • Organized US Prep School Tours
  • Organized Clyde Best International Invitational Youth Soccer Tournament in Bermuda
  • Brought internationally renowned coaches to Bermuda, like Jacques Crevoisier, to run coach education programs for all coaches

2008 – 2010

  • Elected BFA President on a platform built on solid youth focus

2013 – Now

  • Co-Founded Bermuda Football Coaches Association (the “BFCA”)
  • Organized international youth tournament
  • Managed education and sports scholarship fund for major Bermuda company

 

ABC FOOTBALL FOUNDATION

2004 – Now

  • Took over management of grassroots development football program at Saltus Grammar School
  • Invited FC Valencia from Spain to lead a youth football camp: 200 participants
  • Formed Bermuda based academy with FC Valencia and Next Generation Valencia with academy director and coaches from Spain
  • Authored four coaching books together with Jacques Crevoisier
  • Authored Bermuda football curriculum together with FC Valencia
  • Initiated public primary school PE support programs, helping the PE teachers teach modern football structures and drills
  • Co-founded BFCA
  • BFA National Academy technical director and head coach, Bermuda Senior Men’s Coach
  • Manages three youth programs for Bermuda football clubs, all centered at BAA, the only facility with turf field, gym, change rooms, and proper lighting.