Chad Kolarcik

Head of Sports Science

Before joining the Rapids in 2018, Chad Kolorcik spent the previous six years with Seattle Sounders FC as their Head Strength and Conditioning Coach.

Originally from Pittsburgh, he received his degree in Computer Science, Mathematics and Economics from Duquesne University. 

Before joining Sounders FC, he spent the previous seven years training athletes at the high school, collegiate and professional levels across a variety of sports, including soccer, hockey, baseball, football, rugby and lacrosse. 

In addition, he helped create the physical development programs for the academy at LA Galaxy. He is currently finishing his Master’s Degree in Exercise Science and holds a U.S. Soccer “D” Coaching License.