Colorado Springs Switchbacks Football Club is a professional soccer team based in Colorado Springs, Colorado. Founded in 2014, the team is a member of the United Soccer League, the third tier of the American Soccer Pyramid. The franchise is owned and operated by Martin Ragain and Ragain Sports, LLC. Ragain, the owner and founder of a global mechanical and electrical engineering design firm, which serves as a lighting consultant for Olympic Broadcast Systems.
The team will play at Sand Creek Stadium, adjacent to Security Service Field, and in the summer of 2014 started a $2,000,000 renovation of the stadium after the team signed a 10 year lease with the City of Colorado Springs.