2013 Camp Information (2014 Info Coming Soon)
Comprehensive/All Skills Camp: (COED: Ages 8 – 18 years old)
Classes are programmed for three different proficiency levels: beginners, intermediates and advanced players — of all ages. Each student will be tested weekly and placed in a group of similar ability, and age. Beginners will be playing soccer in just a few days; intermediates will improve all aspects of their game; and advanced players will sharpen their game to a competitive edge.
High Potential/Elite Camp: (COED: Ages 11 – 18 years old)
Our intensified program for aspiring Tournament Players is ideal for competitive players who presently play or wish to try out for their high school or pre-high school teams or other outside leagues.
Our Teaching Methods include (but are not limited to):
- speed moves
- group attack
- one on one
- receiving and passing
- ball mastery/control
- Innovative Teaching Techniques: Our camp will be among the first to introduce futsal, 5 on 5 soccer, no walls. The only indoor soccer sanctioned by FIFA, the world governing body of soccer. We will also be introducing tennis soccer: these revolutionary programs, developed by the well known Dutch coach, Weil Coerver will provide a unique and logical approach to the development of our young soccer players.
What's included in the fee?
Overnight Campers: Professional coaching and instruction, all meals, housing, supervision and evening activities.
Extended Day Campers (varies with location) 9am-9pm: Professional coaching and instruction, lunch, dinner and evening activities.
Day campers (varies with location) 9am-4pm: Professional coaching and instruction. Lunch is provided.
MBSC/ NIKE Soccer Camp is one of the only camps that offer nightly OFF-Campus Activities. Our activities are pre-organized and include events such as: MLS Soccer Games, Laser Tag, Bowling, Hard Rock Café, Charlie Horse, Funway Café, 6 Flags (weekend), Water Country (weekend), Whale Watch (weekend), and much much more! Activities are not mandatory, and campers either choose to attend a few activities during the week, all activities, or no activities. Either way, for those campers who stay back: There will be plenty to do such as our ping pong room, watching movies, board games, card games, volleyball, and more. Counselors stay back to keep the appropriate ratios on the trip and back at the dorms!
To see a list of extra activities visit www.mbsportscamps.com.
Weekend stayovers are available for $175 per weekend and include housing and meals for Friday and Saturday night, along with the fee for the weekend activities. (roughly $50-60 additional)
MBSC/ NIKE Soccer Camp has Double the Supervision! This is because they hire 2 separate staff: coaching staff and counselor staff. This ensures that coaches are not overworked and can adequately teach and coach soccer every day. It also ensures that your children being well supervised during all non-sport hours. Also the owners/directors reside in the dorms with campers!
Check in: Overnight campers check-in between 12:00-2:00pm on the first day
Extended Day & Day campers check-in between 1:30-2:30
*Note: Day campers are invited to stay until 9:00pm on the first day
Check out: Between 12:00-2:00pm or 4:00-6:00pm. Choose the time that works for you.
Players Grouped by: skill, age, years of experience
Evaluation: Written by coaching staff
Equipment Needed: Soccer cleats, shin guards, goalies must bring own equipment.
Facility: Mostly grass fields.
Dorm: is assigned at check in
Campers Per Room: 1 or 2
Roommates: If you have a roommate request, and have not already given it to us, please do so no later than 14 days before the start of camp.
Linens: Not provided
Air Conditioning: Yes
Key Deposit: $100 – Bring a check made out to US Sports
Spending Money: $50, please DO NOT bring a pre-written check
Medical Facility: an athletic trainer and off campus hospital
Closest Airport: Boston Logan International Airport
Round trip airport transfers from Boston Logan are available for an additional fee of $175. After you complete your camp registration, additional information will be forthcoming about how to sign up and pay for these additional services. We understand that flights do not always arrive during the "typical pick up time" listed in your registration packet, and that is fine. As long as we have the flight information in advance we are very flexible with the pick up and drop off times.
If five or more campers register together, as a group by mail or fax, each camper will receive a $25 discount. Click “Get Brochure” above and print the application. All applications must be received at the same time via mail or fax. If all members of your group pay with a Visa or MasterCard, feel free to fax your applications to 415-479-6061 to expedite processing. Late or individual registrations are not eligible to receive the group discount.
At the same location, there is a NIKE Softball Camp, NIKE Baseball, NIKE Tennis Camp, NIKE Golf Camp, NIKE Volleyball Camp and NIKE Lacrosse Camp. All 7 sports camps are directed by the owners: Mehdi and Maria Belhassan. Many campers who play more than one sport are able to play 1 week of Volleyball and additional weeks in any other sport (without ever having to move locations… they can even stay in the same dorm room!)
When mixing sports, campers must participate in at least 1 full week of each sport. Sports can not be mixed during the week. This is because each sports camp is an Intensified Training Program and should not be interrupted mid week
We are thrilled to announce our return to Curry College for 2014. The Milton, Massachusetts campus is one of the most beautiful small college campuses in New England. Located just seven miles outside of downtown Boston, Curry College features some outstanding facilities which include air conditioned dorms and a proper dining hall.
Sample Daily Schedule
- 7:15-7:30am Wake up
- 7:30-8:30am Breakfast is served
- 8:10-8:40am Day Camper drop off
- 9:00-11:45am Session 1
- 11:45-12:30pm Lunch
- 12:30-1:45pm Break/Rest (Day Campers stay in dorms with us)
- 2:00-4:45pm Session 2
- 4:45-5:00pm Day Campers pick-up
- 4:45-5:30pm Dinner (Extended Day Campers have dinner with us)
- 5:30-6:30pm Shower/Get ready for evening activities
- 6:30-10:30pm Field Trips/Movies/Games/Hanging out with friends
- 10:30pm Campers in dorms/Lights out