In early 2017, brothers Vicente and Daniel, started 'Arkero' as a hobby in hopes of making a few hats using Vicente's Silhouette. We Shared photos of the hats on social media and soon people were asking where the hat were AVAILABLE for purchase. Before we knew it, we had sold over 100 hats. Later that year, Vicente, with the help of Xolos de Tijuana Goalkeeper Trainer, Oscar Duatt, held the first ever Successful arkero Keeper Clinic In santa BARBARA, cALIFORNIA. Arkero has been the gateway to building many friendships, not only with pros and experienced trainers but also humble and KNOWLEDGEABLE human beings WHOSE MOTIVES are to pass down what they know AND WHAT THEY LEARNED over the years THROUGH the same passion we all share. fUTBOL.
cOACH VICENTE tORRES GREW UP IN A SMALL TOWN OFF THE 101 FREEWAY CALLED cARPINTERIA cA. hE STARTED PLAYING SOCCER AS A YOUNG BOY WHO EVENTUALLY BECAME THE STAR OF THE CITY, WINNING THE cif CHAMPIONSHIP HIS JUNIOR YEAR, FIRST TIME IN CARPINTERIA SOCCER HISTORY. THE FOLLOWING YEAR, COACH TORRES TOOK HIS TALENT TO SANTA BARBARA hIGH SCHOOL WHERE HE ALSO CLINGING ONTO THE cif TITLE FOR HIS SECOND CONSECUTIVE YEAR STRAIGHT.