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Portland Timbers offering unique coaching education trip to Croatia

Call all soccer coaches! The club is offering a once-in-a-lifetime coaching education trip this May – a six-day trip to Croatia.

From May 15-21, you’ll complete a UEFA Coaching Course, attend first-division club NK Instra 1961 training and match, get tickets to a Euro U-17 semifinal match, take a tour of the Croatian Federation and take in a variety of cultural experiences, including a winery tour and dinner.

Interested? The trip includes six nights of four-star accommodation, half board, all ground transportation and the coaching education experience for $1,350 (does not include airfare).

This trip is open to all youth coaches throughout Oregon and the United States. For more information, please contact Timbers Youth Sporting Director Mike Smith at msmith@timbers.com.