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IMPROVE YOUR GAME AND HAVE SERIOUS FUN

Join us for an amazing week of camp at Nike Soccer Camp with Next Star at Howard University. Team up with Camp Director Phillip Gyau and Paul Torres for the ultimate soccer training camp! With a mix of traditional and modern soccer coaching methodologies, the curriculum is one that allows every camper the opportunity to continue to progress to a higher level of soccer play. Sure to be a summer highlight, camp offers a unique opportunity for aspiring soccer players aged 6-18, to train 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!

Highlights Include
  • Unique and structured curriculum
  • Elite technical training & game knowledge development
  • Competitive and Fun Scrimmages
  • Low camper to coach ratio
  • Campers grouped by age and ability level
  • Nike Camp T-shirt & Prizes
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Camp Coaches

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    Howard University's Head Men's Soccer Coach Phillip Gyau

    Howard University alumnus Phillip Gyau (B.A. '87) was named head coach of the men’s soccer team in April 2014. Gyau brings more than 20 years of experience to the position as a respected coach and a former U.S. National Team Player.

    View Phillip's Bio
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    Camp Director Paul Torres

    Coach Paul Torres played six years professionally at the highest levels in Sweden and Norway, Prior to becoming a professional, he was recruited by the University of Maryland in 2009, where he played for two years.

    View Paul's Bio
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    Defender- San Diego Wave FC Mia Gyau

    San Diego Wave FC signed Gyau in January 2022.

    View Mia's Bio

Camp Details

SECURE YOUR SPOT!

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

CAMP INFO:

  • Camp Dates:

    • June 17-21, 2024 (Mon-Fri)

    • July 1-5, 2024 (Mon-Fri) No camp July 4th

    • July 8-12, 2024 (Mon-Fri)

  • Ages: 6-18

  • Gender: Coed

  • Half-Day Hours: 9am-12pm

  • Full-Day Hours: 9am-3pm

  • Meals: Lunch is NOT provided
  • Location: Howard University - Greene Stadium

*Check-in starts 15 minutes before camp start time

CAMP DETAILS

This program is geared toward Player Development & High-Performance campers. Players 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!

SKILL LEVELS

Player Development is for campers of all skill levels. These camps are designed to maximize player participation and ensure each camper develops in all aspects of the game in a fun and engaging environment. Coaches will implement a wide range of technical, physical, and tactical activities with a focus on fun so campers get to improve with a smile on their faces.
High Performance is for campers looking to improve their game in a fun and fast-paced environment. These camps are designed so players leave the camp week more prepared for their club and high school seasons. Experienced coaches will provide campers with a fresh perspective and challenge them to develop technical, tactical, physical, and psychological aspects of their game through a progressive curriculum.

*NOTE: If you believe your camper should be in a different skill level than the age requirement listed, please add a note at check-out and mention it to the camp director on day 1.

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 Howard University Men's Soccer Team and Next Star coaching staff

  • Day campers: Lunch or snacks are not provided. Please bring a packed lunch. There will be a water station available to fill up and stay hydrated

  • 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 a soccer ball, soccer cleats, shin guards, athletic shoes, and a water bottle.

  • Facility: Howard University - Greene 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
  • Sunblock
  • Packed lunch and snacks
  • Small gym bag/backpack

SOCCER BALLS

Nike Soccer Camp Balls can be purchased during registration. Players can choose between a size 3, 4 or 5 ball, which will be shipped out before camp. Shipping is included in the listed price. Please note that it is not required to bring a soccer ball to camp as they are provided by the staff for camp instruction. All sales are final.

TEAM DISCOUNT

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

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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Important Information & Sample Daily Schedule
  • Equipment Needed All campers must bring soccer cleats, shin guards, athletic shoes, and a water bottle.
  • 9:00am Check-in
  • 9:00-9:30am Rosters and juggling
  • 9:30-10:00am Speed, agility, quickness drills
  • 10:00-10:30am Technical introduction
  • 10:30-11:00am Technical development
  • 11:00-11:45am Full pressure activity
  • 12:00-12:45pm Lunch/Snack Break
  • 12:45-1:45pm Small-sided games
  • 1:45-2:45pm Scrimmages
  • 2:45pm Wrap up
  • 3:00pm Campers depart

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Howard University - Greene Stadium

Camp Reviews

Overall Average Rating 5.00 / 5 Stars
    • 5/5.
    Coaches were focused, committed and knowledgeable.

    — Anonymous

Nike Soccer Camp with Next Star - Howard University

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Phillip Gyau, Howard University's Head Men's Soccer Coach
Greene Stadium - 6th and, Girard St NW
Washington DC, District of Columbia 20059
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

Nike
Soccer
District of Columbia
Washington DC
https://www.ussportscamps.com/soccer/nike/nike-soccer-camp-next-star-howard-university-washington-dc
Nike Soccer Camp with Next Star - Howard University
USD
64191
Nike Soccer Camp with Next Star - Howard University
Co-Ed
6-18
Jul 1-Jul 5, 2024
235.00
Programs: All Skills
Age Group: 6 - 18
Gender: Co-Ed
No camp on 7/4. Camp will run Mon-Wed & Fri
Half Day (9:00am-12:00pm) $235.00 USD
Availability: Yes

Day (9:00am-3:00pm) $335.00 USD
Availability: Yes

* Pricing is subject to change based on availability. Enroll today to secure current rates.
USD
64192
Nike Soccer Camp with Next Star - Howard University
Co-Ed
6-18
Jul 8-Jul 12, 2024
295.00
Programs: All Skills
Age Group: 6 - 18
Gender: Co-Ed
Half Day (9:00am-12:00pm) $295.00 USD
Availability: Yes

Day (9:00am-3:00pm) $415.00 USD
Availability: Yes

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

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