Nike Volleyball Camp at Soka University Aliso Viejo, California

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Nike Volleyball Camps is proud to offer an overnight camp in Southern California at Soka University.

Soka University offers the finest facilities, staff, and a superior instructional method that will bring your game to another level!

This program is available to players of all ability levels. Here, you'll master the fundamentals, develop proper mechanics and gain valuable game play experience. Every aspect of the game is covered, giving you a solid foundation to build upon after camp.

Highlights Include

  • 10:1 staff to camper ratio
  • Excellent residential, dining and training facilities
  • Six hours of daily instruction
  • Personal evaluations from your coach
  • Evening activities
  • Nike Volleyball camp T-shirt

Soka University is located in Orange County, 15 minutes from Laguna Beach. The beautiful campus offers three indoor courts as well as an ourdoor sand court.

Meet your coaching staff
Camp Director

Valinda Roche

Valinda has a true love for coaching and playing volleyball.  As a walk on at the University of Wyoming she earned a full ride scholarship, captained her team for two years and was a three time All Conference selection 1984,85, 87 in the WAC (Western Athletic Conference).   College was just the beginning, she moved to Southern California to pursue more volleyball, playing on an Elite, Club team that toured and competed with the Canadian National team for three years.

Beach volleyball was a logical move for Valinda, living on the coast.  She was nominated Rookie of the year in 1992 in her first year playing Professional Beach Volleyball on the AVP (Association of Volleyball Professionals).  She built on that to play 13 years Professionally, with mostly top 10 finishes!  She won the Jose Cuervo Championship in 1992, 93 and 2005, winning the Motherlode (largest tournament in the world) 1992, 93, 97.   Winning many FIVB international title's in Korea and Mexico, 

Valinda was Misty May's very first partner on the beach!  May was a 3 time Olympic gold medalist in beach volleyball.   

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Valinda has a passion for coaching indoor and beach volleyball.  She coach 4 years of club volleyball at Newport Beach Volleyball Club, and has coached beach camps and clinics year around for 20 years.She specializes in preparing many athletes, physically and mentally for tryouts and high level volleyball competition. 

Living in Huntington Beach, Valinda is happily married to Mark Roche and  has  2 son's, Blaze and Tanner.

Learn more about Nike Volleyball Camp at Soka University


The NIKE Volleyball camp at Soka University provides campers with top quality instruction plus:

Overnight campers: Dormitory housing on campus and all meals are provided.

Extended day campers (9am-9pm except on the first and last day): Lunch and dinner are provided. 

Day campers (9am-5pm- except on the first and last day): Lunch is not provided. Campers are to bring a sack lunch or they may purchase a $30 meal card for lunch on campus. 

Volleyballs: Molten Volleyballs may be purchased when you register for camp for an additional $15. Volleyballs must be paid for at the time of registration. Campers do not need to bring a ball to camp and purchasing one is optional.

*Please note, this information is subject to change.


Check-in: at the dorms between 5:00-6:00 pm on the first day of camp. 
*Day campers attend orientation meeting until 7:00pm on Sunday
*Extended day campers attend until 9:00pm on Sunday

Check-out: Graduation takes place at 12:00pm at the gym on the last day. 
Parents are invited to attend. 


Ratio: 1:8
Players Grouped by: skill, age, years of experience
Evaluation: Written by coaching staff


Dorm:  2 per room in two bedroom suites
Campers Per Room: 2
Roommates: By request
Bathrooms: One per suite
Linens: Not provided. Bring linens or sleeping bag, pillow, pillowcase and a towel
Air Conditioning: Yes
Key Deposit: $25, check should be made out to "Ross Duncan"
Spending Money: $30-$40 per week

Sample Daily Schedule

  • 8:00 Breakfast
  • 9:30 Conditioning
  • 10:30 Training session
  • 12:30 Lunch
  • 1:30 Training session
  • 3:00 Rest
  • 4:00 Training session
  • 5:00 Video analysis
  • 7:00 Dinner
  • 8:00 Evening activities
  • 10:00 Lights out

Team Discount: If eight or more campers register together, as a group by mail or fax, each camper will receive a $30 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. Discount does not apply to team only camps

Read camper reviews

Soka University Camper

  • 5/5.
Excellent coaching

I really liked this volleyball camp!!! You get to meet new people and the volleyball coaching was excellent and i improved a lot! I would really recommend this camp to others that love the sport of volleyball! I can't wait to go back!

Parent of a Soka University Camper

  • 4/5.
Loved it!

My daughter loved the camp and the facilities. She improved on her skills and came home loving the every aspect of the camp.

Soka University Camper

  • 4/5.
Great time

Nike volleyball camp is probably the only camp that truly helps you improve your skills. I had a really great time!

Nike Volleyball Camp at Soka University Valinda Roche, Camp Director 1 University Drive
Aliso Viejo, California 92656


Nike Volleyball Camp at Soka University
  • 4/5.
3 Reviews

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Camp Schedule & Fees

Nike Volleyball Soka University   Jul. 13 - Jul. 18, 2014 Register

Programs: All Skills

Age Group: 10 - 18 Gender: Girls

*Please note, times vary on the first and last day of camp.

Overnight: $795.00 Availability: Open
Day 9am-5pm: $495.00 Availability: Open
Extended Day: $655.00 Availability: Open
Nike Volleyball Soka University   Jul. 20 - Jul. 25, 2014 Register

Programs: All Skills

Age Group: 10 - 18 Gender: Girls

*Please note, times vary on the first and last day of camp.

Overnight: $795.00 Availability: Open
Day 9am-5pm: $495.00 Availability: Open
Extended Day: $655.00 Availability: Open

For additional camp information and dates call us at 1-800-NIKE-CAMP we would be happy to help you.