Nike Soccer Camp with PDA Hibernians
Improve your game and have serious fun
at Nike Soccer Camps
Nike Sports Camps and PDA Hibernians partner together to bring world-class coaching content to Notre Dame High School in Lawrence Township, New Jersey. Join Camp Directors Justin Marriott and Brian Grazier for the ultimate summer soccer camp! PDA aims to provide exceptional youth soccer players with a challenging program that will offer opportunities to compete in national and international competitions, with a goal that these players will gain exposure to enhance their opportunities to further their development as student athletes at the college level.
- Low camper to coach ratio
- World class content
- Professional instruction
- Guaranteed player improvement
- Nike Camp T-shirt
- View More Details ⟩
Camp Director Justin Marriott
With over 30 years teaching, coaching, directing, advising and consulting, Justin brings a wealth of experience to Vogelsinger & Nike Soccer Camps.View Justin's Bio ⟩
With the last 26 years based in the US, he has seen the youth game evolve dramatically. He has key relationships or has had involvement with United Soccer Coaches, NJYS Soccer, EPa Youth Soccer, NJYS & Region 1 ODP, US Club Soccer & US Club iD2 program, US Soccer, numerous D1, 2 & 3 College Coaches, as well as many US Club coaches & directors across MLS Nxt, ECNL, GA & National League programming, and TOPS Soccer
Coach Marriott brings the highest accountability to his own performance and that of his coaching staff. They prepare exhaustively and communicate extensively. They are always available to provide feedback to the player and his/her family. When it comes to preparation, Justin takes every detail into account when planning camps, training sessions, and game play. This preparation stands out when viewing the quality of training sessions that he produces.
Justin's passion for soccer, and the commitment to developing young players is what underlines his overall philosophy, ethos and daily operations. To be the best coaches we can be, Marriott believes you need to have an extensive knowledge, the methods to teach it, as well as connect with the people who play it. Through 30+ years coaching experience, studying the top coaches here in the USA, in Europe, and S America Marriott has a program unique in its development, and committed to being presented and implemented to the highest of standards.
Technical Director at PDA Hibernians Brian Grazier
Most recently Brian Grazier has been the Technical Director at PDA Hibernians. He took over the Hibernian region during the summer of 2020. He previously worked at PDA North in the U17 & U19 academy level teams for several years.View Brian's Bio ⟩
Brian Grazier served as an assistant coach at Temple University, helping shape and form the 2018 roster.
Grazier coached at Saint Louis University, he served four seasons as the assistant coach of the Billikens' men's soccer program. At SLU, he helped his teams win 36 games with the 2014 squad posting a 14-5-2 overall mark and a second round NCAA Tournament appearance.
The 2007 SLU graduate served as a senior graduate manager for Billikens' men's soccer in 2009 before moving to Rutgers with his former head coach, Dan Donigan, who took over the reins of the Scarlet Knight program.
An assistant at Rutgers for four seasons (2010-13), Grazier was involved in recruiting, scheduling, planning and coordinating travel as well as assisting with training sessions. Grazier also played a pivotal role in coaching the Scarlet Knights to the third round of the 2011 NCAA Tournament.
A standout player, Grazier was a four-year starter for the Billikens. He saw action in over 70 games, helping his team to 49 wins and make three NCAA appearances from 2003 to 2007.
Following his college playing career, Grazier played professionally with the Colorado Rapids of Major League Soccer. In 2008, he was selected in the fourth round of the MLS SuperDraft, while he was the 47th overall pick.
Prior to his college career, the Edwardsville, Ill. native was a member of the U.S. Under-17 National Team, and participated in the U-17 2003 World Cup qualifier in Guatemala as well as the 2003 World Championships in Helsinki, Finland.
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: July 31-August 4, 2023 (Mon-Fri)
Options: Day & Half-day (Ages 5-10)
Half-Day Hours: 9am-12pm
Day Hours: 9:00am-2:00pm
Meals: Lunch is NOT provided. Please bring a packed lunch
Location: Notre Dame High School
*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!
*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 PDA Hibernian 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. A further list of 'recommended items' will be in the Information Packet.
Facility: Notre Dame High School
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 last 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.
WANT MORE DETAILS?
Click the button below to view program descriptions, schedules, and more.Show Less See More Camp Details
Sample Daily Schedule
- 8:45am Arrival
- 9:00am Physical - Warm up activities
- 9:15am Technical (Goalkeepers and Field Players coaching groups)
- 9:45am Positional (Goalkeepers and Field Players coaching groups)
- 10:15am Break | Snack
- 10:30am Mental - Skills Training
- 10:45am Tactical - Small Sided Games
- 11:00am Large Sided Games
- 12:00-12:45pm Lunch/snack break
- 12:45-2:00pm Scrimmages
- 2:00pm 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.