Chad Kolarcik enters his third year with the Sounders FC, and first season as the team’s Head Strength & Conditioning coach.
Kolarcik, originally from Pittsburgh, Penn., received his degree in Computer Science, Mathematics and Economics from Duquesne University.
He has spent the past six years training athletes at the high school, collegiate and professional levels across a variety of sports, including soccer, hockey, baseball, football, rugby and lacrosse. Before joining Sounders FC, he worked as a Performance Coach at Athletes’ Performance in Los Angeles, where he trained elite athletes and assisted with the LA Galaxy strength and conditioning programs. Kolarcik is currently pursuing a master’s degree in Exercise Science and holds a U.S. Soccer “D” Coaching License.