WILLIAMSBURG, VA + AUSTIN, TX (January 20, 2021) – Trace and VA Legacy Soccer Club are excited to kick off the 2021-22 season by offering Trace’s personalized development platform to teams within the VA Legacy program. Certain teams will be able to use Trace year-round for scrimmages, games, friendlies, and tournaments, and have full access to TraceiD and Trace Workshops. Trace will also be the Official Video Services Partner for all VA Legacy tournaments, and will offer Trace to all teams attending VA Legacy tournaments.
“Our staff and coaches will be able to take their team development to another level while our players will have more opportunities to learn, develop and add to their recruiting process through high level video.”
– Bobby O’Brien, VA Legacy
“We are very excited to be partnering with a company like Trace,” says Bobby O’Brien, Technical Director for VA Legacy. “The technology will allow our players, coaches and staff unparalleled access to game metrics, statistics, tactics and game moments/highlights. Our staff and coaches will be able to take their team development to another level while our players will have more opportunities to learn, develop and add to their recruiting process through high level video.”
VA Legacy is a full service soccer club that aims at providing the best environment for soccer players of all ages and abilities. With over 800 players, they are one of the largest youth soccer clubs in Southeast Virginia. They provide a comprehensive player development program, starting with recreational teams and progressing to developmental and travel teams. With Trace, coaching staff and players at all levels will be able to utilize Trace for personalized feedback, analyzing player progress over time, and more.
“VA Legacy recognizes the importance of powerful video and feels confident that Trace can help them provide extra value to their teams.”
– David Lokshin, Trace
“We’re excited to partner with VA Legacy,” said David Lokshin, Founder and CEO of Trace. “As an organization that focuses on providing the best environments for all levels of players, they understand that Trace’s platform integrates well with curriculums that center around continuous player development. VA Legacy recognizes the importance of powerful video and feels confident that Trace can help them provide extra value to their teams.”
Trace uses an AI camera, GPS sensors, and powerful software to film games and create moments for every player automatically. Trace allows teams to combine automated filming, personalized moments, player performance data, and recruiting all in one platform that is seamless to navigate and easy to share.
VA Legacy joins over 50 other clubs and organizations that have partnered with Trace for adoption within their organization.
Trace is a sports technology company that is changing the way teams and clubs film and consume soccer video. Trace uses a robot camera, GPS sensors, and powerful software to film the game and create moments for every player automatically. With Trace, coaching, player development, and recruiting are seamless.
Maggy Mahalick | Director of Strategic Partnerships
About VA Legacy
Founded in 1976, the Virginia Legacy Soccer Club is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization proudly serving the communities of Williamsburg, York, Poquoson, Hampton, Newport News, Smithfield and Gloucester. The Virginia Legacy is a full-service soccer club that is home to recreational, developmental and travel soccer teams, providing opportunities for youth soccer players of all ages and abilities. The staff, coaches and volunteers aim to pioneer, develop, and continuously be on the cutting edge of youth soccer in the state of Virginia.
Virginia Legacy Soccer Club