WHAT: Elite Winter Training Camp
Run by Jamie Swanner, Ambush Players, and CarShield Futbol Club Coaches.
WHEN: Nov 29th – Jan 17th, 2024
7 pm to 8 pm
WHERE: STL Athletic Center
WHO: Current CarShield FC players looking for additional touches, new players, players looking for a new club, and players whose club does not offer off-season/winter training
COST: $325 per player, sibling discount of $25
Jamie Swanner is a St. Louis indoor soccer legend who has played for the St. Louis Ambush, Canton Invaders, Buffalo Blizzard, and Kansas City Attack in a stellar career that spanned 16 seasons.
Swanner was instrumental in the St. Louis Ambush capturing the 1994-95 NPSL Championship. Jamie was Head Coach of the Ambush for the 1999-2000 season. Swanner was the owner and Head Coach of the St. Louis Illusion (PASL-Pro) from 2008 to 2010. In 1997, Swanner became an assistant coach with both the Duchesne High School and Lewis and Clark Community College teams.
Prior to turning pro, Swanner was a member of the 1984 US Olympic Team and the 1984 US National Team. Swanner attended Southwest High School in St. Louis. After graduating from high school, he was a goalkeeper on Clemson University’s men’s soccer team. In 1983, his senior season, he earned first-team All-American honors and was named the ISAA Goalkeeper of the Year. He also lettered in baseball at Clemson in 1983.
Swanner became Assistant Coach and Goalkeeper Coach of the Ambush in December 2015. The 2022-23 season marks his eighth as Assistant Coach for the team. He is also the current assistant coach for Washington University Men’s Soccer.