Nike Soccer Camp at Cabrillo College
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Experience an incredible week at the Nike Soccer Camp in Aptos, California, hosted at Cabrillo College Stadium! Collaborate with Paolo Carbone, Cabrillo College's Men's Soccer Head Coach, for an unparalleled soccer training camp. Our program integrates a blend of time-tested and innovative coaching techniques, ensuring each participant can elevate their soccer skills significantly. Join us to elevate your game and advance to new heights in soccer excellence!
- Instruction from the Cabrillo College men's and women's coaching staff
- Low camper to coach ratio
- Nike Soccer Camp T-shirt
- Elite technical and fundamental development
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Head Men's Soccer Coach - Cabrillo College Paolo Carbone
Paolo Carbone was hired as a Cabrillo head women’s soccer coach in 1999. Under his leadership and in its first year, the women’s soccer program won the first Coast Conference title in the school’s history and finished in the top 8 in the State. Carbone added 3 more Coast Conference Championships with the women’s soccer team in 2003, 2005 and 2008. Paolo doubled as the men's head soccer coach from 2005-2008 and took lead of men's soccer alone in 2009.View Paolo's Bio ⟩
After playing for several years, coaching and teaching was a natural progression for Alex. He has been coaching at different youth soccer organizations around the bay area and has spent the last 12 years coaching various ages and abilities of boys and girls from running camps, clinics, and coaching youth teams at the recreational and competitive levels. His soccer knowledge helps him teach players the techniques of the game as well as the tactical and physical side of the game. Alex is a great motivator and knows how to make it fun for the players. Alex holds the FA 1 and 2 Level from Europe and the NSCAA Advanced Diploma (USA) as well as a USSF Coaching License (US Soccer). Alex has been part of the Cabrillo College Men's Soccer Coaching staff for the 5 years.
SECURE YOUR SPOT!
You can expect high demand on these first-come-first-serve camper spots.
June 17-21, 2024
June 24-28, 2024
July 22-26, 2024
Options: Day & Half-Day
Half-Day Hours: 9:00am-12:00pm
Day Camp Hours: 9:00am-3:00pm**
Check-in/out locations: Carl Conely Stadium
Parking: Parents should park in Parking Lot K at the top of the stadium and near the pool.
**Check-in starts 15 minutes before camp start time on the first day of camp
This program is geared towards players of all abilities. Campers will work on mastering the proper fundamentals, techniques and advancing their overall skills and knowledge of the game. A great opportunity for players to learn through a mix of drills, games, and competitive play. With a number of different camp options for all to enjoy!
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!
The information below is based on previous years and is subject to change each year.
WHAT'S INCLUDED IN THE FEE?
Instruction: Training from the Cabrillo College men's and women's coaching staff
Day campers: Lunch is not provided. Please bring a packed lunch.
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 cleats, shin guards, athletic shoes, and a water bottle.
Facility: Carl Conely Stadium
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
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.
- Athletic clothing
- Soccer Cleats (no metal studs)
- Shin guards
- Water bottle
- Packed lunch and snacks
- Small gym bag/backpack
Nike Soccer Camp Balls can be purchased during registration. Players can choose between a size 4 or size 5 ball, which will be passed out on the first day of camp. Please note that it is not required to bring a soccer ball to camp as they are provided by the staff for camp instruction.
If you have a group of 4 or more campers registering for the same camp, each camper is eligible for a $25 discount. If you have a group of 8 or more campers registering for the same camp, each camper is eligible for a $30 discount. please fill out the Team Discount - Soccer form with the name of your group and the names of each camper enrolling in the camp and we will create a unique discount code for your group.
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.
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.
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
- 9:00am-9:30am Campers arrive, warm up
- 9:30am-10:00am Speed, agility, quickness drills with the ball
- 10:00am-10:30am Small sided games and possession
- 10:30am-11:00am Directional Games
- 11:00am-11:45am Small sided games and scrimmages
- 12:00pm-12:45pm Lunch
- 12:45pm-1:45pm Attack vs. defense games
- 1:45pm-2:45pm Scrimmages
- 2:45pm-3:00pm Wrap up and campers depart
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.