2014 Camp Information
Intense soccer sessions alternate with presentations on sports nutrition, strength training, and the basic fundamentals of the sport. Campers are housed in air conditioned campus dormitories and experience traditional college living. Individuals and teams are encouraged to attend. Team members will be grouped together in all soccer sessions.
Day Program - Designed for boys ages 6 - 11, this day camp focuses on the fundamentals and skills neccessary for young soccer players to excel. Day 1 (3:00pm-8:30pm), Day 2-4 (9:00am - 4:30pm), Last Day(9:00am-12:00pm)
What's included in the fee?
Overnight Campers: Professional coaching and instruction, all meals, housing, supervision and evening activities.
Extended Day Campers (varies on the first and last day) 9am-8pm: Professional coaching and instruction, lunch, dinner and evening activities.
Day campers (varies on the first and last day) 9am-430pm: Professional coaching and instruction. Lunch is provided.
Soccer balls may be purchased when you register for camp for an additional $15. Campers are not required to bring a ball to camp and purchasing one is optional.
24-hour supervision is an important feature of every NIKE Soccer Camp. Staff members reside in campers’ quarters and participate in all activities.
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.
Check-in: between 2:00-3:00pm at the Pitt Center on the first day.
Check-out: is at 12:00pm on the last day.
Players Grouped by: skill, age, years of experience
Evaluation: Written by coaching staff
Facility: SHU turf and grass fields
Dorm: Merton hall
Campers Per Room: 2 or 3
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.
Bathrooms: Shared on floor
Linens: Not provided
Air Conditioning: Yes
Key Deposit: $70 room key, $20 meal card
Spending Money: $40, please do NOT bring a pre-written check
Medical Facility: An athletic trainer is on-site and a doctor is on-call for emergencies
Nearest Airport: JFK or LaGuardia (NYC – 55 min)
Transportation: Not provided
Conveniently located between New York City and Boston in beautiful suburban Fairfield, Sacred Heart University provides campers with first-rate coaching and fantastic facilities, including one of the finest athletic centers in New England. Camp will run one session this year for BOYS only. Campers must be 9 years old to stay overnight.
Sample Daily Schedule
- 8:00am Breakfast
- 9:30am Session Topic of the day
- 11:00am Small sided games
- 12:00pm Lunch/rest
- 2:30pm Tactical Session
- 4:30pm Dinner
- 6:30pm Evening Games
- 9:00pm Evening Activities
- 10:30pm Lights out