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2022 Open Tryouts

The 2022 Open Tryouts are officially on the books! Get your tickets today and see if you have what it takes to join the Colorado Springs Switchbacks FC! 


Who: These open tryouts are for players who both aspire to and believe they are competent enough to play professional soccer with the right opportunity. 


Friday January 14th, 2022:

- Group 1 (3:00 - 4:30PM MT) 

- Group 2 (5:00 - 6:30PM MT)

- Group 3 (7:00 - 8:30PM MT)

 Saturday January 15th, 2022:

- Group 1 (10:00 - 11:30AM MT)

- Group 2 (12:00 - 1:30PM MT)

- Group 3 (2:00 - 3:30PM MT)

Sunday January 16th, 2022:

- Final Group (11:00 - 12:30PM MT)

Where: Weidner Field (Downtown Colorado Springs) 111 W Cimarron St. Colorado Springs, CO 80903

Registration: Each player participating in the Switchbacks FC Open Player Tryouts must completely fill out the Registration Form sent to registrants via email. All applicants will receive a confirmation email after submitting payment. Registration forms will be emailed within one week of purchase. 

Requirements: All players are required to bring a form of valid identification (i.e. Driver’s License, passport, etc.) to the tryouts. Players must fill out and sign waiver form to participate in tryouts.

Cost: Early registrations - $200 (Fee includes 1 Switchbacks FC training shirt to wear during tryouts).  After January 1st, fee increases to $225. No refunds. 

Transportation is not provided - trialists will be responsible for their own transportation to and from the stadium. 

Note: Participants are responsible for all travel costs included airfare, food and transportation. Switchbacks FC will not help with visas or letters of invitation. Players must come prepared with the appropriate equipment (cleats, gloves, shin guards etc.) required for their position. 


A minimum of one person will be invited to preseason training as a result of open tryouts. It could be you!