Beachside Soccer Club

Norwalk, Connecticut 

Beachside of Connecticut Soccer Club (Beachside Soccer Club), one of two U.S. Soccer Development Academy soccer programs in CT focused on serving highly motivated, dedicated and enthusiastic athletes on and off the field, are thrilled to announced a partnership with Capelli Sport, the international sportswear and team wear brand.

Per the terms of the agreement, Capelli Sport will become the official uniform, training gear and apparel supplier for the Beachside Soccer Club athletes, coaches and staff as the club prepares to take the field for the 2019-2020 season.

Beachside Soccer Club, since its foundation in 1994, has remained unique by aligning with its original core values created by Founder and Technical Director, Mickey Kydes. Beachside Soccer Club prides itself on integrity, and in turn, maintains high, professional standards in addition to emphasizing a flexible, technical and attractive style of play that allows for the development of personal values, growth and soccer talent.

Throughout its history, Beachside Soccer Club has utilized the lessons in both success and defeat to form a consistent, positive environment that inspires and creates proven player development initiatives on both the regional and national levels. Beachside prides itself on its proven track record of alumni: current & former NCAA Division I, II and III athletes, U.S. Youth and Senior National Team members, Major League Soccer (MLS) and European professionals, and most importantly, successful, hardworking, and respected members of their communities.

"Forming a long lasting partnership with George Altirs and Capelli Sport was a no brainer for me,” Beachside Soccer Club Founder and Techincal Director Mickey Kydes said. “Their values, work ethic, integrity and passion for the game was evident from our first conversation. We look forward to working with everyone involved with Capelli Sport, and having our Beachside Soccer Club families benefit from the quality and customer service which Capelli Sport will provide."

Capelli Sport was founded in 2011 by President George Altirs, with the mission to provide quality, functionality and design for high-level performance on the field. Altirs’ more than 30 years in the apparel, fashion and accessory business with parent company GMA Accessories led to the creation of Capelli Sport. The brand’s innovative, world-class training gear, equipment and uniforms have yielded many global recreational, youth, club, collegiate, semi-professional and professional sports partnerships.

“I have great appreciation for Mickey Kydes, his staff at Beachside Soccer Club and the standard for youth soccer they have worked to develop in Connecticut,” Capelli Sport President George Altirs said. “This is an incredible opportunity for Capelli Sport to provide its world-class training gear, apparel and equipment, as well as the resources within our network, to help this decorated program continue its growth on and off the field.”

In eight years of operation, Capelli Sport has become the partner of, and the official outfitter for, a number of internationally recognized sporting organizations, professional clubs and international teams. Currently, Capelli Sport distributes its world-class training gear and apparel in more than 25 countries worldwide.

About Beachside Soccer 

Learn more about the historic program by visiting their website or stopping by their Facebook (BeachsideSoccerClub), Twitter (@BeachsideSC) and Instagram (@beachsidesoccerclubct) accounts 

About Capelli Sport

Capelli Sport is an innovative sportswear and team wear brand focusing on design of the highest quality, latest fabric technology and design functionality for world-class performance on the field.  For more information on Capelli Sport, current partners, and how to join the team SHOP CAPELLI SPORT, visit the ONLINE CATALOG PAGES at, follow them on Twitter (@capellisport) and Instagram (CapelliSport), or visit the Capelli Sport Facebook page.