Jaime Rojas enters his third season with the Rapids and his seventh in MLS having served in the same capacity with the Miami Fusion from 1998-2001.
Rojas worked the previous seven years as the Director of ATI Physical Therapy in Chicago before coming to Colorado.
Prior to his time in Major League Soccer, Rojas was the head athletic trainer for the Florida International University men’s soccer team. He has also worked with the Florida Marlins, the U.S. Soccer Federation and the Men’s and Women’s U.S. National Soccer Teams. During the 1998 and 1999 off-seasons, Rojas joined the U.S. Pro-40 Select (MLS developmental team) on its winter tours, traveling to England and Portugal.
Rojas earned bachelor and master degrees from Florida International University. He is a decorated veteran of the Gulf War, where he served as a U.S. Army helicopter crew chief. He received his honorable discharge in 1991.
In 2010, Rojas was the sole Athletic Trainer presenting at the Soccer Industry Medical Symposium attended by the leading doctors, physical therapists, and athletic trainers working within the sport of soccer.
A Chicago native, Jaime and his wife Jana celebrated the birth of their daughter Elysa in February 2010.