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About RED Academy

RED Academy of Soccer is Kitchener-Waterloo's elite soccer destination.

Founded in 2017, RED Academy of Soccer strives to be a leader in the community through professional coaching and mentorship. We are committed to the development of a successful athlete and individual.


RED Academy is a proud member of Ontario Soccer playing in the Southwest Soccer region. RED offers a variety of training and team opportunities for boys and girls aged 6+.

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To offer the Waterloo Region and surrounding communities a professional alternative to learn, develop and play soccer. To deliver high level soccer training and instruction with the objective of guiding players to attain their maximum potential in the sport of soccer.

We believe that players develop when they are enjoying the game in a nurturing environment and are comfortable to make mistakes without criticism will develop best.


We will endeavour to be a player-centric training environment ranging from the beginner level through to the aspiring college, university or professional player. Our objective is to produce players with the skills, qualities and attributes required to succeed on the field, in the classroom and in life.

Our holistic approach will ensure the development of well balanced student-athletes with a priority on sport development, player wellness, and personal growth.

With over 30 years of coaching experience, Peter and his technical staff have a mission to provide a professional alternative to learn, develop, and play soccer.

Stuart Mackie



Jamie Brackpool

Jamie Brackpool


To be ready or prepared for battle. To prepare to compete.
Preparation in all facets of the game and in life.
Mentally, emotionally, physically and socially ready to succeed on the field, in the classroom and in life.


To educate the athlete and enhance the person via life skills education.
To prioritize an educated athlete on the field and inside the classroom.
To empower the athlete and person.


To develop the soccer player on the field.
To develop the person through life skills training and to build self-esteem/confidence
To prioritize the development of mental health with a balance in sport, academics, and in life.

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