Nike Soccer Camp at Liverpool FC International Academy SoCal- Irvine
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Learn how to train and play 'The Liverpool Way' this spring and summer, at the Nike Soccer Camp at Liverpool FC International Academy SoCal - Irvine. The camp will be held at Orange County Great Park in Irvine, CA. Liverpool Football Club prides itself on creating the best environment for the development of young players, both as athletes and as people. Team spirit, hard work, determination, and the ability to overcome any obstacles in life and above all play with dignity and fair play.
Sure to be a summer highlight, these camps offer a unique opportunity for aspiring soccer players aged 5-11, to train with a world-renowned club and to experience firsthand the LFC training philosophy in a FUN and engaging camp setting!
Throughout the week campers learn new skills, perfect techniques, increase game knowledge, make new friends and have fun playing soccer!
- Learn how to train and play 'The Liverpool Way'
- Technical development in dribbling, turning, 1v1 domination, moves inspired by LFC players, passing, first touch, shooting.
- Players will participate in skills challenges every day on the topics they have worked on with prizes given out at the end of the week.
- Decision making, movement off the ball and other age appropriate tactical elements of the game.
- Speed, agility, balance and co-ordination will be taught by our full time strength and conditioning staff through fun, age appropriate drills that will improve their athleticism using proper technique!
- Low camper to coach ratio
- Campers grouped by age and ability level
- Nike Camp T-shirt & Prizes
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Camp Program Director - LFCIA SoCal James Curry
Coach James is an LFCIA SoCal Girls Academy Coach working within the U11, U10, and U9 age groups. James is also the LFCIA Camp Director. Coach James holds a US Soccer D Licence with a degree in Sports Coaching. Coach James's philosophy is to provide a fun yet challenging environment with technique as the key focus.
Coaches Liverpool FC IA - SoCal Staff
SECURE YOUR SPOT!
Due to local and state regulations, we anticipate having to reduce our enrollment numbers significantly this year. You can expect high demand on these first-come-first-serve camper spots, so please be sure to register early.
- Camp Dates:
- August 7-11, 2023
- 2024 Dates Coming Soon. Join Priority List!
- Ages: 6-16
- Gender: Coed
- Camp Hours: 9:00am-12:00pm
- Check-in & out locations: Orange County Great Park. Field #13, we suggest you use Parking Lot #6.
- Meals: Lunch is NOT provided. Please bring a packed lunch
- Location: Orange County Great Park Field #13
*Check-in starts 15 minutes before camp start time
"Around the world, our LFC International Academies provide young players with an opportunity to develop, learning new techniques and skills, all under the guidance of our coaching staff.
We offer something different and something unique by developing players both on and off the pitch, educating them through experiences that will shape their progression into young adults, and giving them skills that can be used throughout their lives.
Our overall aims are to bring LFC to our young fans around the world and to demonstrate just how special our football club is.
Wherever you are lucky enough to attend an LFC coaching program we hope you have fun and enjoy learning how to play ‘The Liverpool Way.
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 Liverpool FC International Academy 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: Orange County Great Park
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
- 8:45am Players arrive & sign in
- 9:00am Small sided games.
- 9:15am Camp Introduction
- 9:20am Ball mastery warm up
- 9:35am Topic of the day
- 10:45am Snack break
- 11am Daily Tournament
- 11:50am Awards
- 12:00pm Campers depart
August 14, 2023: My daughter really loved participating in the tournaments each day with different campers.
August 14, 2023: I think my son enjoyed the interaction new friends and earning some sort of recognition
August 12, 2023: location was great and my son enjoyed knowing some of his friends and coaches
August 12, 2023: The coaches were great, very well organized and welcoming for kids.
August 12, 2023: Excellent camp all around. Recognition was key confidence booster.
June 14, 2023: Our son came home upbeat and had more interest in the sport
August 15, 2023: Great coaches and great program. My son learned so much and made new friends.
He enjoyed playing with a variety of people
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.