Your SG Team
Charles Cotton is the Genius behind The SoccerGenius Centre. His inspiration came when he was teaching his oldest daughter's U10 team in 2006, the call to action ignited when he exclaimed "That's great SoccerGeniuses!"
Charles holds an International Coaching License from the FA, National B License in Canada, and is a specialist in NCCP Long-Term Player Development . Charles now leads the SoccerGenius Centre to spark the Genius inspiration in those who become part of our community.
Charles loves to have fun and live life with a smile on his face!
Nick Hignell is our Head Coach for the Leagues here at The SoccerGenius Centre.
Nick has been with SoccerGenius since the summer of 2017. Hailing from Waterloo, Ontario, he is a lifelong soccer player and multi-sport athlete. Nick is passionate about athlete development and has represented Canada in the sport of field hockey.
Having coached at both the CIS and provincial levels, Nick aims to continue a career in coaching and helping young athletes grow into great competitors and great people.
Sam Cullis is our Head Coach for the Adventures Program here at The SoccerGenius Centre.
Born in Sarnia, Ontario, Sam studied Human Kinetics as well as Fitness & Health promotion at The University of Windsor and Fanshawe College. Sam played on the Men's Varsity Volleyball Team and competed as a NCCP certified head coach for multiple club teams across Ontario and Alberta.
Sam facilitated the Playful Paws program in Fort McMurray providing adventure based athletics for 2-5 year olds. He is new to Calgary and excited to be continuing his work with youth!
Meagan Weibe is one of the Assistant Coaches within our Leagues here at The SoccerGenius Centre.
Meagan has been working side by side with Charles throughout his journey since 2014. She started as a Genius at the age of 11 and now assists our Coaches with creating more Geniuses. Meagan soccer successes include multiple caps at the National club championships level.
Samantha Petts is our Marketing Director and Rental Coordinator here at The SoccerGenius Centre.
Samantha is from Victoria, BC where she obtained a diploma in Interior Architectural Design. She has lived in Calgary for the past 5 years where she attended SAIT and graduated as an Architectural Technologist. She is the eye behind the design of The SoccerGenius Centre.