SPONSORS & PARTNERS
Cal South is an industry leader in connecting the best sponsors and partners with our membership and bringing genuine benefits to both. We’d like to thank the following fine companies for their support of youth and adult soccer in Southern California:
Our Official Sponsors
Official athletic apparel and equipment supplier.
NIKE, Inc., based near Beaverton, Oregon, is the world’s leading designer, marketer and distributor of authentic athletic footwear, apparel, equipment and accessories for a wide variety of sports and fitness activities. Wholly-owned NIKE, Inc. subsidiaries include Converse Inc., which designs, markets and distributes athletic lifestyle footwear, apparel and accessories and Hurley International LLC, which designs, markets and distributes surf and youth lifestyle footwear, apparel and accessories. For more information, visit www.nikeinc.com or follow @Nike.
Our Official Partners
Nationwide, a Fortune 100 company based in Columbus, Ohio, is one of the largest and strongest diversified insurance and financial services organizations in the U.S. and is rated A+ by both A.M. Best and Standard & Poor’s. The company provides a full range of insurance and financial services, including auto, commercial, homeowners, farm and life insurance; public and private sector retirement plans, annuities and mutual funds; banking and mortgages; excess & surplus, specialty and surety; pet, motorcycle and boat insurance. For more information, visit www.nationwide.com.
Sport Pins International (SPi™)
SPi™ has been designing top quality award products since 1980. Our staff includes many employees with 10, 20 or more years with the company and our employees strive to provide the best service possible to our customers. SPi™ was the vision of Connie Bivens. She turned her enthusiasm for youth soccer, and a personal hobby of pin collecting into a home-based family business. We’ve grown over the years, now employing 14 people including two full time graphics artists. The product line now includes, in addition to pins: medallions, coins, embroidered patches, decals, magnets, bumper stickers, laser-engraved wood, crystal, or acrylic products, silk-screened t-shirts, and custom-designed soccer balls. To learn more about SPi™, visit www.sportpins.com.
SCORE is an industry leader and has been part of the sports community for over 40 years. We have been outfitting athletes with high-quality uniforms that SCORE develops, designs and manufactures in the U.S. We are environmentally cautious with the materials we use for our products and do our part in minimizing our environmental footprint. We take pride in contributing to the athlete’s sports experience and we assure every player is ready on game day. SCORE proudly offers a wide variety of products providing you with a one-stop shop for all your soccer needs. For more information, please visit scoresports.com.
Bownet is THE name in Portable Sports Nets, Goals and Training Systems around the world. Our patented Energy Absorption System (EAS) is the key to the Bownet design, making the nets and goals the most durable on the market. The “Bow-in-the-Poles” construction also makes them the fastest to set up which allows players more time to get to playing. Bownet has 13 different portable soccer goal sizes available, plus, soccer tennis, field barriers and Futsal goals that all work together to create an endless combination of training opportunities. At Bownet we believe that all players should be able to practice and play anywhere, anytime, so all our nets are built for indoor and outdoor use. Bownet is driven to develop great products that develop great players.
To learn more about BOWNET visit www.bownet.net.
Sport Session Planner
SportSessionPlanner.com has been developed over the last two years and has been created by experienced sports coaches and world-class IT specialists with over 20 years of experience. The session planning tool and session library has been meticulously developed to ensure that the programme is very user friendly to sports coaches of all ages and abilities. To learn more, visit www.sportsessionplanner.com.
Our Strategic Partners
California Park & Recreation Society
The California Park & Recreation Society provides career development, networking, resources and is the public advocate for California park and recreation professionals.
• CPRS is where California park and recreation professionals improve their knowledge of park and recreation management,
• CPRS brings California park and recreation professionals together from across disciplines and agency and regional boundaries to advance professionalism, opportunities for career growth and to encourage collegiality,
• CPRS is a resource for California park and recreation best practices, techniques, products and trends,
• CPRS is the voice of California park and recreation professionals and agencies, government and the media.
To learn more, visit www.cprs.org.
Southern California Municipal Athletic Federation (SCMAF)
The Southern California Municipal Athletic Federation (SCMAF) is a non-profit, California Corporation founded in 1949 with the mission of creating healthier communities through sports and physical activities. Over 500,000 youth and adults participate in SCMAF programs annually. Over 750 members in seven different membership categories compose the professional memberships of SCMAF. The organization encompasses 10 Southern California Counties from over 500 cities and agencies serving a general population of over 15 million people. For more information about the Southern California Municipal Athletic Federation, visit www.SCMAF.org.