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Build It - a lower league US soccer podcast from Dekalb County United.

Build It - a lower league US soccer podcast from Dekalb County United.

By Dekalb County United
Talking non-league US soccer with non-league US soccer people
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Focus On Your Community

Build It - a lower league US soccer podcast from Dekalb County United.

Focus On Your Community

Build It - a lower league US soccer podcast from Dekalb County United.

Chatting with ... Adam Reakes, Speak Up FC
Mental health is a subject of which so many of us are aware. Today, more than ever, it is a subject that we need to be talking about. And that is exactly what Adam Reakes is trying to get us to do. His fledgling project is called Speak Up FC, and he spent an hour with John and Nik talking about it, his hopes for the future, and how it draws all his plans together.
November 23, 2020
A Chat With ... Tallahassee's Chris Petley
Listen to Chris Petley and John Hall talk Tallahassee soccer, community-driven soccer, and beer.
November 16, 2020
Bateaux FC of Eau Claire asking the questions
Usually we ask our guests the questions. This time round it Josh Ranft from Bateaux FC asking the questions of John and getting some unsolicited advice from Nik. It's our longest yet, and we hope it's useful.
November 5, 2020
Fred Matthes
An hour in the company of Fred Matthes, who brings 25 years of experience within US soccer to the table, as he seeks to help clubs of all sizes grow and become embedded within their communities.
October 27, 2020
Focus On Your Community
Eric Walcott and his friends picked up the pieces of a soccer community that had been left bereft, and set about creating something for everyone. This is his story.
September 29, 2020
On The Importance Of Table Cloths
A conversation with potty-mouthed DKCU Director of Operations Morgan Garcia, where we learn about league registrations, table cloths and the importance of scarf design, among other things.
September 22, 2020
Theater of Dreams
A conversation with Andrew Swanson, chief Dream Realiser of Edgewater Castle, coming out of Chicago's North East (ish) side. We talk about his story, the roots of the club, and his plans to grow from a local rec league to world domination. Or at least matching shoes for the coaching staff.
September 15, 2020
Cliff Conrad - Union Dubuque
Battling through technical issues we learn about life in Iowa, the story of soccer in Dubuque, and the many travails of running a club in the current climate.
September 8, 2020
A Personal Passion Project - with Andy Hayes
In this episode we talk with the originator and driving force of Old Bhoys of Indiana. We discuss the highs and the lows of starting and running a non league soccer club in the shadows of one of the biggest names in US soccer outside of MLS. And we delve into why Andy thinks it all ultimately failed.
August 31, 2020
Regulatory Filings - a chat with DKCU treasurer Brian Van Buren.
In the sexiest episode of a podcast since the climax of My Dad Wrote A Porno, John and Nik speak with DKCU Treasurer Brian vanBuren about high-brow money stuff.
August 24, 2020
Show Me The Money
The second part of our budget deep dive, where we talk about getting people to part with money.
August 18, 2020
Budgets. Just budgets.
Part one of God knows how many financially-focused episodes, because that's what the people wanted.
August 12, 2020
Fake It Til You Make It
Digging deeper into the setup and startup of the club. Staff, tryouts, players, all of that.
August 6, 2020
What's The Big Idea?
Where, and how, did it all get started?
July 29, 2020
The Big Reveal
This is it. Our inaugural podcast. Or at least, a trailer for it.
July 22, 2020