Academy Philosophy

Our philosophy is embodied in three words

Richmond United will unite the Richmond soccer community by uniting talented
players, coaching expertise, club resources and state of the art facilities.

Richmond United will inspire our players by creating an inspirational learning
environment and fully integrated player development model that allows them to
maximize their potential.

Richmond United will achieve success by:
1. Attracting the best players from a 75 mile radius of Richmond
2. Graduating 75% of players to Division I College programs
3. Receiving Five-Star recognition on U.S. Soccer Technical Report
4. Producing nationally respected players, coaches and teams