Nike Soccer Camp with Next Step Training in North Brunswick - Thanksgiving Break
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Join us for an amazing week of camp at the Nike Soccer Camp with Next Step Training and P4SA in North Brunswick, NJ. Team up with Camp Directors Nicholas Woodruff and P4SA Co-Founders for the ultimate soccer training camp! Next Step Training and P4SA were founded in order to provide a unique competitive experience for the BEST local kids in and around the New Jersey area. The combination of high-level coaching, invite-only environments, and a true club-neutral philosophy provides an elite supplemental training experience. The overall goal of each training session is to provide technical, tactical, and mental growth while encouraging players to be creative to help them become the most complete version of themselves.
- Skill of the day
- Game based activities
- Tournament scrimmages each day
- Low camper to coach ratio
- Campers grouped by age and ability level
- Nike Camp T-shirt
- Nike Prizes for outstanding performance
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Founder - Next Step Training Nicholas Woodruff
Originally from Attleboro, MA. He played Club soccer for various teams including Black Watch Premier, NEFC, and Scorpions SC where he won the U13 Massachusetts State Cup along with numerous local and regional tournaments. At 14 he was asked to join the New England Revolution Academy where he spent time from 2012 to 2017 totaling 120+ games played.View Nicholas's Bio ⟩
As an academy standout it helped gain him national attention as a Top 150 recruit in the class of 2017. In the fall of 2017 he attended Michigan State University to join the Big Ten powerhouse. Spending 3 years there, Nick played a total of 27 games even making it to an NCAA Final Four in 2018. In 2019 after receiving a contract offer from the New England Revolution organization Nick decided to full-fill his life long dream to become a professional. Nick has since retired from playing and taken a job at SEG which is one of the biggest soccer agencies in the world.
UEFA PRO Coach | P4SA Co-Owner Isaac Garcia
Meet Isaac Garcia, a visionary coach and co-owner of P4SA. With a prestigious UEFA PRO coaching license from the Royal Spanish Football Federation, Isaac's coaching journey began at the remarkable age of 16, as he simultaneously pursued his playing career. Isaac also serves as Chief Scout for Catalonia (Spain) and North America at Global Ases, a player representation agency.View Isaac's Bio ⟩
Starting at his hometown club, St. Andreu de Llavaneres, Isaac climbed through tiers of teams and categories, reaching the youth ranks of FC Barcelona. Over 8 seasons, he shaped teams from U10 to U15, nurturing future talents.
Isaac’s guidance has shaped global football luminaries, including Xavi Simons (loaned from PSG to Leipzig), Sergio Gómez (Manchester City), Abel Ruiz (Sporting Braga), Arnau Tenas (PSG), Adrià Bernabé (Parma), Joan González (Lecce), Take Kubo, Robert Navarro (Real Sociedad), Ansu Fati, Alejandro Balde, Eric García, Gavi, Fermín López (FC Barcelona), André Onana (Manchester United), Juan Miranda (Betis), and several others who feature across the Spanish Second Division and premier European leagues.
He's embraced roles like Head Coach, Scout, Technical Director, and more, showcasing his versatility and expertise.
Currently, Isaac serves as Chief Scout for Catalonia (Spain) and North America at Global Ases, a player representation agency.
Isaac’s international journey spans Japan, South Korea, and China, where he's enriched professional academies, universities, and football federations.
Don't miss out on the chance to be trained by Isaac and soak in all his knowledge! Unleash your potential under the guidance of a master.
Aspiring Pro Soccer Player | P4SA Co-Owner Albert Portas
Meet Albert Portas, a passionate soccer player with dreams of going pro and making a difference in the soccer world. Hailing from Barcelona, Spain, Albert's soccer journey commenced at the tender age of 6, and he had the privilege of being part of FC Barcelona for seven remarkable years, where he honed his skills alongside future stars like Ansu Fati, Sergio Gomez, and Takefusa Kubo. Albert is entering his final year of Division 1 soccer at Cleveland State University.View Albert's Bio ⟩
Playing and Coaching
Currently, Albert is in his final year as a student-athlete majoring in General Management at Cleveland State University, playing in NCAA Division 1. Albert is not only a dedicated player but also a coach with experience coaching in Barcelona and the United States. He's been a part of renowned teams and soccer camps, where he has shared his knowledge and passion with young talents.
Pursuing Higher Education
In addition to his soccer pursuits, Albert is currently a final-year student majoring in General Management at Cleveland State University. His post-college goal is crystal clear: to turn professional in soccer and establish his own soccer academy in the USA.
A Vision for the Future
Albert is characterized by his unwavering competitiveness and dedication to achieving his goals. He firmly believes in the principles of hard work and consistency as the keys to success, and he's excited about the journey ahead, where he aims to contribute to the growth and development of future soccer talents.
Join Albert on his soccer journey and be part of his vision for the future of soccer!
Aspiring Pro Soccer Player | P4SA Co-Owner Carlos Portas
Introducing Carlos Portas, a 23-year-old soccer player with a deep love for soccer. Carlos embarked on his soccer journey at the tender age of 6, and his passion for the beautiful game has taken him to prestigious clubs in Barcelona, including FCB, FC Damm, and UE Cornella alongside one of the best players in the world.View Carlos's Bio ⟩
Fighter with a Heart of Gold
Carlos is not just a player; he's a person who values connections and helping others. Growing up in a family that instilled the importance of hard work and perseverance, he's developed into a resilient individual with a clear sense of purpose.
Carlos holds a degree in General Management, showcasing his commitment to holistic growth.
Carlos's coaching journey has been nothing short of remarkable:
-In the summer of 2021-2022, he served as an assistant coach at FC Copa, collaborating with the main coaches in New Jersey.
-During the fall of 2022-2023, he conducted individual sessions in Tennessee.
-He has contributed to numerous camps across America and conducted over 20 group coaching sessions.
Carlos embodies the spirit of a fighter with a heart of gold, and his dedication to soccer and helping others is truly inspiring. Join him on his coaching journey and be part of his mission to nurture and develop soccer talents!
P4SA academy is designed to challenge every player and push them to be the best player they can be. With values of building connections and helping others, this coaching staff is filled with talented professionals who have trained some of the best footballers in the world.
SECURE YOUR SPOT!
Due to local and state regulations, we anticipate having to reduce our enrollment numbers significantly this year. You can expect a high demand on these first-come-first-serve camper spots, so please be sure to register early.
- Date: November 24-25, 2023 (Fri-Sat)
- Ages: 7-17
- Gender: Coed
- Camp Hours: 9:00am - 2:00pm*
- Meals: Lunch is NOT provided. Please bring a packed lunch
- Facility: David B. Crabiel Park
- Early Bird Special: use code NSTP4SA23 at checkout to save $55! Early bird special is valid until 10/11.
*Check-in starts 15 minutes before camp start time
This program is geared towards 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!
Player Development is for campers ages 10 and under 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 ages 11+ 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!
WHAT'S INCLUDED IN THE FEE?
- Instruction: Training from the Next Step Training and P4SA coaching staff
- Day campers: Lunch is NOT provided
- Supervision: Staff members 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: David B. Crabiel 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
- 9:30-10:00 Rosters and juggling
- 10:00-10:30 Speed, agility, quickness drills
- 10:30-11:00 Technical introduction
- 11:00-11:30 Technical development
- 11:30-12:00 Passive pressure activity/Full pressure activity
- 12:00-12:45 Lunch
- 12:45-1:15 Games based activity
- 1:15-1:50 Fun games/ daily challenge
- 1:50-2:30 Scrimmages
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.