Nike Flag Football Camp Champions Hall Sport & Event Center
IMPROVE YOUR GAME AND HAVE SERIOUS FUN
Join us this summer for a Nike Flag Football Camp at the Champions Hall Sport and Event Center in Eden Prairie, Minnesota. This summer camp is open to athletes of all levels. Each day will include fun position-specific training and flag football games.
Nike Flag Football Camps invite young athletes of all levels to join the fun this summer and take their game to the next level. Our experienced coaching staff will help each camper learn the fundamentals while assisting them in developing their skills using proper techniques. Offensive and defensive position drills along with proper stretching and warm-ups occur each day along with fun football competitions. Campers will then apply what they’ve learned earlier in the day and bring it to the field for exciting flag football games. A great opportunity for any young athlete looking to improve their game, have fun, make new friends, and raise their confidence.
- Nike Sports Camp T-Shirt, Wristband, Sticker, Flag Belt and Potentially Other Prizes!
- Professional Instruction from Coaching Staff
- Flag Football Games and Competitions
- Offensive and Defensive Skill Development
- Players Grouped by Age and Ability
- Discussions on Safety and Sportsmanship
- Low Camper to Coach Ratios
- Excellent Training Facilities
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Camp Director Patrick Hertel
Patrick's passion is giving back and coaching, whether in sports or in his professional career as a Vice President of Sales responsible for his company's Revenue success. He has lived in 5 different countries in his lifetime which has allowed him to experience many walks of life and cultures. As a result, Patrick played multiple sports growing up from Baseball, basketball, volleyball, soccer and Rugby. He is married to his wife Renee, who is a big flag football mom! They have 2 boys Porter and Paxon that Patrick currently coaches. Hertel have coached in the NFL Flag Football league now for 6 seasons, and in the I9 Sports flag football league.View Patrick's Bio ⟩
In high school, after moving from England to the US, his focus switched to Rugby where he excelled. Patrick ended up playing for the state of Minnesota and was invited to play for the US under 21 Eagles National squad.
After his rugby career, he was still very competitive and switched to a more individualized sport in Bodybuilding. He most recently won the MR. Minnesota Men's Physique title at the Gopher State in 2019. Bodybuilding has taught Patrick discipline, efficiency and consistency, all transferable skills to flag football.
Instruction will develop fundamentals and advanced skills, focusing on footwork, specific positions, team play, and game situations.
Please note: The following information may be subject to change.
2023 CAMP INFORMATION
- Dates: August 14-18, 2023
- Age Group: 6-12
- Camp Type: Day Camp
- Schedule: Monday-Friday | 9:00am-3:00pm
- Check-In: Begins 30 minutes prior to the camp start time.
- Meals: Lunch is provided.
WHAT'S INCLUDED IN THE FEE?
- Daily Football Instruction
- Supervision: Campers are supervised by staff during camp hours
- Nike Sports Camp T-Shirt, Wristband, Sticker, Flag Belt, and Potentially Other Prizes!
INSTRUCTION & FACILITY
Ratio: 1:10 staff to camper ratio
Groupings: Campers are initially grouped by age and moved around accordingly based on skill level.
Facility: Outdoor Fields. Indoor facilities are available during inclement weather conditions.
PREPARE FOR CAMP: COMPLETE YOUR PRE-CAMP CHECKLIST
To view your customer account, complete your mandatory forms, pay balance dues, and review important camp information, visit Pre-Camp Checklist.
All necessary camp information is on this page. If there are any imperative changes prior to camp start, registered campers will be notified via email and this webpage will be updated!
CHECKLIST OF THINGS TO BRING:
Below is a suggested list of clothes, equipment and personal items. US Sports Camps is NOT responsible for lost or stolen articles or money.
This camp is NON-CONTACT
Small gym bag/backpack
Athletic clothing: t-shirt, shorts
Cleats (NO metal-tip cleats) & sneakers
Packed lunch and snacks
Most camps have an athletic trainer on-site to help with illness or injury. In case of an emergency, campers will be transported to the nearest hospital.
Nike Football Camps does not provide transportation from airports, train stations or bus depots. If you have a child flying to camp, please arrange a shuttle or taxi service.
If you have a group of campers registering for the same camp, each camper is eligible for a discount. Please have someone contact the US Sports Camps office at 1-800-645-3226 with the names of each camper in the group and we will create a unique discount code for your group. Campers may then register individually through the website at their convenience and apply the offer code during checkout. *Discount amount varies by program. Please call for details.
For information regarding our cancellation policy and all other company policies, please visit USSC Policies.
NIKE FOOTBALL CAMP FAQ
For general questions about our football camps please see our FAQ page.
Camps are open to any and all entrants, limited only by number, age, grade level and/or gender.
SECURE YOUR SPOT – CAMPS SELL OUT!
Last year over 650 Sports Camps sold out, leaving 7,000+ campers on the waitlist. Due to high demand, early registration for our first-come-first-serve camps is strongly recommended.