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Improve Your Skills And Have Fun at Cal Soccer Camp

Train like a Cal Bear at Cal Soccer Camps & Academies in Berkeley, CA this summer! 2023 Pac-12 Coach of the Year Leonard Griffin and his staff believe in providing the opportunity for players to reach their greatest potential by challenging them technically and tactically, in a fun and encouraging environment. The California Soccer Academy & Camps' curriculum has been developed to offer modern and successful training methods used throughout the United States and Europe.

All Cal Sports Camps are open to any and all entrants. For your safety and benefit, we recommend you choose a camp that fits your level of development. All events are subject to change based on NCAA and Covid-19 restrictions. Due to high demand and limited capacity, prices are subject to increase as the camp exceeds 25%/50%/75% capacity.

Highlights Include
  • Position-specific training
  • Unique & structured curriculum
  • Low camper to coach ratio
  • Cal Soccer Camp T-shirt & camp prizes
  • Elite technical training & game knowledge development
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Camp Coaches

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    Head Coach - Cal Men's Soccer Leonard Griffin

    Leonard Griffin, a former California men’s soccer assistant with more than a decade of collegiate coaching experience, was named the head coach of the Cal men’s soccer program of March 31, 2022.

    View Leonard's Bio
  • Cal Coach Jacob Wilson2018

    Assistant Coach Jacob Wilson

    Jacob Wilson returned to his alma mater when he joined the Cal men’s soccer coaching staff in 2016 as an assistant coach under former Cal head coach Kevin Grimes - who mentored Wilson when the latter was a Golden Bears player.

    View Jacob Wilson's Bio
  • Coach Henry Foulk

    Coach Henry Foulk

    Henry Foulk, a nationally regarded goalkeeper at California from 1981-83, returns to his alma mater for a 19th season as the goalkeeper coach.

    View Henry Foulk's Bio

Camp Details

SECURE YOUR SPOT!

You can expect a high demand on these first-come-first-serve camper spots, so please be sure to register early.

YOUTH DAY CAMPS:

PREMIER ID ACADEMY:

  • Dates: (Mon-Wed)
  • Premier ID Academy Ages: 14-18
  • Gender: Boys
  • Hours: 9:00am-3:00pm: Campers will have a break in between the two sessions. there will be supervision during the break
    • Session 1 will be 9:00am - 11:00am
    • Session 2 will be 1:00pm - 3:30pm
  • Fields: Maxwell Field & Witter Field

WINTER ID CLINICS:

Please note that all Cal Sports Camps are subject to change or cancellation as a result of NCAA and Covid-19 related restrictions.

Our goal at these academies is the same as it has been for the past ten years and is designed for advanced-level individual players and teams! We offer a rigorous training regimen designed to identify, evaluate, and prepare players seeking to compete at the elite level in a fun and enjoyable atmosphere. Technical development with the ball is a major focus of the camp to ensure all of our players leave at the end of the week as more refined and developed players. Specific Goalkeeper Training is offered to all interested players.

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!

WHAT'S INCLUDED IN THE FEE?

  • Instruction: Training from the Cal Soccer coaching staff
  • Day campers: Lunch is NOT provided
  • Supervision: Staff members are strategically placed throughout the camp to provide optimal supervision and participate in all activities
  • Camp T-shirt & Prizes: All campers receive a Nike Soccer Camps t-shirt and prizes

INSTRUCTION, EQUIPMENT, & FACILITY

  • Ratio: Low camper to coach ratio
  • Groupings: Campers are grouped by age, ability, and experience
  • Equipment Needed: All campers must bring soccer ball, cleats, shin guards, athletic shoes, and a water bottle.
  • Facility: Either/or Maxwell Family Field, Whitter & Underhill.
  • Medical Protocol: 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

Coaches That Attended in Past

In addition to the Cal Men's Soccer Staff

  • Boston College - DI
  • Cal State Fullerton - DI
  • San Francisco State - DII
  • USF - DI
  • Missouri State - DI
  • Humboldt State University - DII
  • Pomona-Pitzer College - DIII
  • Whitman College - DIII
  • Occidental College - DIII
  • Harvard University - DI
  • University of Pacific - DI
  • UC Davis- DI
  • Cal State East Bay - DII
  • Cal State Monterey Bay - DII
  • Washington University - DIII
  • Whitworth University - DIII
  • Dominican University - DIII
  • *Coaches from these universities are scheduled to attend at least one session.

SOCCER BALLS

Please bring a ball, if you don't have a ball one will be provided.

TRANSPORTATION

Transportation is not provided. Campers are responsible for getting to and from camp on their own. There is no supervision before or after camp hours so please make arrangements to pick up your child on time.

MEDICAL PROTOCOL

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.

COMPANY POLICIES

For information regarding our cancellation policy and all other company policies, please visit USSC Policies.

NIKE SOCCER CAMP FAQ

For general questions about our soccer camps please see our FAQ page.

***Camps are open to any and all entrants. Enrollment in our camps is limited only by age, gender, and capacity restrictions as specified by each camp.

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Sample Daily Schedule

  • For Premier ID and Junior ID Academy
  • 8:30am
  • 9am-11am Training
  • 11:30pm Lunch
  • 12:30pm Rest
  • 1:30pm Depart for training with coaches
  • 2:00pm-3:30pm Training
  • 4:00pm Campers Departure

Cal Soccer Facility

The University of California was chartered in 1868 and its flagship was established at Berkeley, on San Francisco Bay. Today the world's premier public university, UC Berkeley occupies a 1,232 acre campus with a beautiful 178-acre central core.

Boys attending the Premier ID and Junior ID Academy play on newly renovated Memorial Stadium and on Witter Field, nestled in Strawberry Canyon. Full Day and Half Day Session I campers train at Memorial Stadium. Full Day and Half Day Session II camper train at Maxwell Field.

Camp Reviews

Overall Average Rating 5.00 / 5 Stars
    • 5/5.

    June 30, 2023: My son stuck with it and enjoyed the game on the last day.

    — Anonymous

    • 5/5.

    June 8, 2023: Talking with coaches

    — Anonymous

    • 5/5.

    July 4, 2023: Seeing my sons confidence

    — Anonymous

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    • 5/5.

    June 30, 2023: the focus on technical skills

    — Anonymous

    • 5/5.

    June 13, 2023: learning how to do the marodona

    — Anonymous

    • 5/5.

    June 8, 2023: level of support and knowledge

    — Anonymous

    • 5/5.

    July 1, 2023: Allen, the coach from Guatemala

    — Anonymous

    • 5/5.

    June 29, 2023: Interacting with the Cal coaches

    — Anonymous

    • 5/5.

    June 12, 2023: play with players from the different clubs

    — Anonymous

    • 5/5.

    July 1, 2023: The scrimmages were really fun for my child.

    — Anonymous

    • 5/5.

    June 29, 2023: Playing with other players I haven't met before

    — Anonymous

    • 5/5.

    July 22, 2023: Kids had good things to say when they came home

    — Anonymous

    • 5/5.

    July 3, 2023: Staff was very friendly and receptive to my son.

    — Anonymous

    • 5/5.

    July 1, 2023: The Cal players and young coaches whom my son loved

    — Anonymous

    • 5/5.

    July 1, 2023: Luke loved the themes: dye hair, face paint, etc

    — Anonymous

    • 5/5.

    July 4, 2023: games, team work, chemistry, penalties and world cup

    — Anonymous

    • 5/5.

    July 25, 2022: Showing your best skills to scouts from different states of the country.

    — Anonymous

    • 5/5.

    June 10, 2023: Kids had a really fun time. The daily character trait focus was amazing.

    — Anonymous

    • 5/5.

    July 8, 2023: The first day he came home and said "I loved it!". - this was true the entire week

    — Anonymous

    • 5/5.

    June 10, 2023: My child really connected with his coaches. They inspired him to keep playing soccer.

    — Anonymous

    • 5/5.

    June 25, 2022: My boys meeting other peers in competing clubs. My boys excited to return all week for more.

    — Anonymous

    • 5/5.

    July 14, 2023: The coaching staff was fantastic and very knowledgeable. Each day, the coaches were buzzing at camp!

    — Anonymous

    • 5/5.

    July 23, 2023: Attentive coaching. My son came away feeling recognized by all the coaches, even ones who he did not play for.

    — Anonymous

    • 5/5.

    June 25, 2022: My son really enjoyed this camp. He always talked about the scrimmages, the joke game and capture the flag.

    — Anonymous

    • 5/5.

    June 10, 2023: My son Michael really enjoyed the camp and was able to try different positions, and play 11 side games on the last day.

    — Anonymous

    • 5/5.

    June 13, 2022: My 13 year old son flying solo and making new friends, engaged coaches, and expanding his world view beyond middle school and local club.

    — Anonymous

    • 5/5.

    June 11, 2023: My son met new friends, some of which will be going to his new middle school. He also loved the World Cup tournament at the end of camp.

    — Anonymous

    • 5/5.

    July 24, 2023: This is Will's third summer doing Cal Soccer Camp and he enjoys working with the coaches and the team. He also enjoys meeting new friends and exchanging experiences.

    — Anonymous

    • 5/5.

    July 13, 2023: Being able to meet new people. Realizing that we travel 4 hrs by car and people are willing to book a flight to attend the camp. I noticed that being able to attend the camp was appreciated by our camper.

    — Anonymous

    • 5/5.

    July 24, 2022: Will continues to have fun and learn from the coaches. He also continues to make new friends from different clubs and areas of the country. His favorite part of the camps have been working with members of the Men's Soccer team. As a parent of someone who is just getting started, it's really wonderful to know that these young men remember their journey as well. Thank you!

    — Anonymous

    • 5/5.
    I would highly recommend the camp

    — Anonymous

Cal Boys Soccer Camp

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Leonard Griffin, Head Coach - Cal Men's Soccer
UC Berkeley
Berkeley, California 94720
Questions? Call 1-800-645-3226
Hours: 8:00am-5:00pm PST

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.

Camp Dates & Prices

Cal
Soccer
California
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https://www.ussportscamps.com/soccer/cal/cal-soccer-academy-camps
Cal Boys Soccer Camp
USD
68621
Cal Boys Soccer Camp - UC Berkeley - Premier ID Academy
Boys
14-18
Jun 24-Jun 26, 2024
535.00
Programs: Field Player - CAL, Goalkeeper - CAL
Age Group: 14 - 18
Gender: Boys
Hosted at Maxwell Family Field
Day 9:00am-3:30pm $535.00 USD
Availability: Yes

* Pricing is subject to change based on availability. Enroll today to secure current rates.
USD
68622
Cal Boys Soccer Camp - UC Berkeley - Youth Academy
Boys
6-13
Jun 24-Jun 28, 2024
535.00
Programs: Field Player - CAL, Goalkeeper - CAL
Age Group: 6 - 13
Gender: Boys
Last Day ends at 12pm Hosted at Witter Field
Day 09:00am-4:00pm $535.00 USD
Availability: Less than 5 spaces

Half Day 9am-12pm $385.00 USD
Availability: Less than 5 spaces

* Pricing is subject to change based on availability. Enroll today to secure current rates.
USD
68623
Cal Boys Soccer Camp - UC Berkeley - Premier ID Academy
Boys
14-18
Jul 15-Jul 17, 2024
535.00
Programs: Field Player - CAL, Goalkeeper - CAL
Age Group: 14 - 18
Gender: Boys
Hosted at Maxwell Family Field
Day 9:00am-3:30pm $535.00 USD
Availability: Yes

* Pricing is subject to change based on availability. Enroll today to secure current rates.
USD
68624
Cal Boys Soccer Camp - UC Berkeley - Youth Academy
Boys
6-13
Jul 15-Jul 19, 2024
535.00
Programs: Field Player - CAL, Goalkeeper - CAL
Age Group: 6 - 13
Gender: Boys
Last Day ends at 12pm Hosted at Underhill (no cleats! bring turf shoes or flats)
Day 09:00am-4:00pm $535.00 USD
Availability: Less than 5 spaces

Half Day 9am-12pm $385.00 USD
Availability: Less than 5 spaces

* Pricing is subject to change based on availability. Enroll today to secure current rates.
USD
68625
Cal Boys Soccer Camp - UC Berkeley - Premier ID Academy
Boys
14-18
Jul 22-Jul 24, 2024
535.00
Programs: Field Player - CAL, Goalkeeper - CAL
Age Group: 14 - 18
Gender: Boys
Hosted at Maxwell Family Field
Day 09:00am-3:30pm $535.00 USD
Availability: Yes

* Pricing is subject to change based on availability. Enroll today to secure current rates.
USD
68627
Cal Boys Soccer Camp - UC Berkeley - Youth Academy
Boys
6-13
Jul 22-Jul 26, 2024
535.00
Programs: Field Player - CAL, Goalkeeper - CAL
Age Group: 6 - 13
Gender: Boys
Last Day ends at 12pm Hosted at Underhill (no cleats! bring turf shoes or flats)
Day 09:00am-4:00pm $535.00 USD
Availability: Yes

Half Day 9am-12pm $385.00 USD
Availability: Yes

* Pricing is subject to change based on availability. Enroll today to secure current rates.
USD
70367
Cal Boys Soccer Camp - UC Berkeley - Premier ID Academy
Boys
14-18
Aug 3-Aug 4, 2024
435.00
Programs: Field Player - CAL, Goalkeeper - CAL
Age Group: 14 - 18
Gender: Boys
Day 1: 9am-11am, 1:30pm-3:30pm, 5:30pm-7:30pm. Day 2: 9am-12pm. Hosted at Witter Field
Day 11:00am-6:00pm $435.00 USD
Availability: Yes

* Pricing is subject to change based on availability. Enroll today to secure current rates.

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