Nike Boys Lacrosse Camp at Historic Dodgertown, Vero Beach
At Nike Lacrosse Camp We Believe That
The Size Of Your Effort Is All That Matters
The 2018 Nike Lacrosse Camp in Florida will take place at Historic Dodgertown, Vero Beach, formerly the spring training home of the Los Angeles Dodgers. From the moment you arrive until it is time to leave, everything you need is here at this beautiful 80-acre sports and conference center.
As the sport strengthens in Florida, this camp presents an incredible opportunity for youth players to improve their fundamental skills, and for high school players to focus on advanced position-specific drills and an overall intense level of competition.
- Complete Skills Camp for Boys Ages 9-15
- 8:1 camper to instructor on field ratio
- Daily emphasis on fundamentals, position training, drills and scrimmages
- Team and sibling discounts available
- Special goalie instruction and discounts available
- Every camper receives a reversible Nike practice jersey
- Nike and STX Prizes for outstanding play, sportsmanship and improvement
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Camp Director Tony Lowe
Directing camp this summer at Historic Dodgertown in Vero Beach is Tony Lowe.View Tony Lowe's Bio ⟩
Tony Lowe grew up playing lacrosse for Long Island powerhouse Ward Melville High School, winning a State Title in 1997 and finishing Second in 1998. During his senior year, he was second on Long Island in goals (60) and points (109). His play earned him a scholarship to Lehigh University in the prestigious Patriot League. While there, Tony was voted athlete of the year in 2002 and 2003. He finished eighth in the country in goals-scored in 2002 and led all of Division 1 in goals scored in 2003. He founded LearnLax Academy in 2004, Snipers Lacrosse in 2009, and is a Camp Director for Nike in the summer.
Practice and scrimmages take place on two regulation grass fields located just steps from the "town homes" where overnight campers stay three per room. Between sessions, campers are provided all-you-can-eat meals in the Dodgertown Cafeteria and will have access to the olympic size pool.
OVERNIGHT CAMP AMENITIES
• 3 nights lodging • All meals
• Reversible Nike practice jersey
EXTENDED DAY CAMP AMENITIES
• Lunch & dinner
• Reversible Nike practice jersey
• Camp hours: SUN 3:30PM-8:30PM, MON-TUE 9AM-8:30PM, WED 9AM-12 NOON
A detailed camper registration packet containing check-in location, health/release forms, emergency contact info, and a list of things to bring will be emailed to all registered campers prior to camp. Our health and release forms do not require a doctor's signature and they will be collected on the first day of camp.
Check-in takes place at the Koufax/Alston Room on Sunday, July 15th between 2:30pm-3:30pm.
There will be a closing ceremony at the field on Wednesday, July 18th at 11:30am. Overnight Campers check-out from the dorm immediately following.
EXTENDED DAY CAMPERS
On the first day of camp, all extended day campers should arrive at 3:00pm dressed to play. All other days, the arrival time is 8:45 a.m. Extended day campers depart at 8:30p.m. Drop off and pick up locations will be given out at registration.
Daily Schedule: SUN 3:30PM-8:30PM, MON-TUE 9AM-8:30PM, WED 9AM-12 NOON
- Campers will reside 3 per room and are assigned by age and roommate requests.
- Each room has two queen size beds & a rollaway bed
- If you have a roommate request, and have not already given it to us, please do so no later than 10 days before the start of camp.
- Roommate requests are not guaranteed!
- If you don't have a roommate request, you will be placed in a room with someone near your age. It will be a great opportunity to meet someone new!
- No Fan Needed– Rooms are air-conditioned
Team Discount: If five or more campers register together, each camper is eligible for a $25 discount. Please have a team contact reach out directly to the USSC office at 1-800-645-3226 to receive a discount code to identify your group. Campers may then register through the website at their convenience and apply the coupon code during check-out.
Goalie Discount: To ensure each session has enough goalies for drills and scrimmages, all goalies automatically qualify for a special $50 discount. You can call 1-800-645-3226 to receive the goalie discount over the phone or you can indicate that you are eligible for the goalie discount in the “comments” field when registering via our secure website. Goalie discount cannot be combined with any other discount.
Sibling Discount: $25 off each player. You can call 1-800-645-3226 to receive the sibling discount over the phone or you can indicate that you are eligible for the sibling discount in the “comments” field when registering via our secure website. Sibling discount cannot be combined with any other discount.
Sample Daily Schedule
- 7:30 am Breakfast (Overnighters)
- 9:00 am Stretching and Conditioning
- 9:30 am Line Drills and Stations
- 10:30 am Position Work
- Noon Lunch and rest
- 1:30 pm 1v1, 2,2, and fastbreaks
- 3:00 pm Drill Stations and scrimmaging
- 5:00 pm Dinner and supervised free time
- 6:30 pm Back to field for games
- 8:30 pm Extended Day Campers depart
- 10:00 pm Overnight Campers to rooms; Lights out!
Fields And Practice Areas
Historic Dodgertown has played host to NFL football teams for training camp and playoff preparations, Division I college football programs for bowl preparations, Women’s Professional Soccer for pre-season training camp and numerous international baseball teams for spring training.
Camp ReviewsSubmit a review
July 19, 2017: Highlight for me was fun with friends combined with lacrosse.
— Caden Y. Camper
July 12, 2017: My son really liked the speed lacrosse sessions and loved Coach Lowe and the coaches at camp.
— Jake C. Parent
July 20, 2016: My son had a great experience at camp, which resulted in immediate confidence in his game. He received good instruction & training and got some great lacrosse related game advice/strategy. Coach Lowe was very engaging and encouraging towards the campers.
— Jim B. Parent
Good combination of fun and learning.
July 20, 2016: Good combination of fun and learning. I wish the food was a little better, but overall, it was a great camp!
— Max D. Camper
Can't wait to go again.
July 16, 2015: Nike lacrosse camps are great, fun, and I will most likely attend next year as well. I highly recommend this camp to any one of any skill level.
— Connor N. Camper
July 23, 2014: This is the 2nd year my son has attended. He had a great time.
— Rosie P. Parent
July 22, 2014: I really had a great time at NIKE LAX camp! I definitely upped my level of play, had a great time with my roommates, and will be coming back next summer! I'm really looking forward to taking my improved skills to my high school team!
— Grayson H. Camper
Great quality camp.
July 22, 2014: The camp schedule provides a good mix of skill building, games and other activities to keep the campers focused and motivated.
— Joey M. Parent
Highlight of the summer!
July 21, 2014: The camp was great, the coaches were awesome and I learned so many new skills. I made new friends which was great. Overall the camp was very instructional along with a lot of fun. I highly recommend this camp!!
— Philip A. Camper