Nike Soccer Camp Presented by Salsa's11 - Apex
IMPROVE YOUR GAME, SHARPEN YOUR SKILLS AND HAVE FUN
Elevate your game this summer at the first Nike Soccer Camps presented by Salsa's11 in Apex, NC. The Salsa's11 soccer training philosophy is to teach every athlete the importance of consistency, communication, and confidence as they strive to crush their goals on and off the pitch. This camp is open to players of all abilities and offers them the opportunity to train with a highly experienced coaching staff.
Salsas11 aims to create solid relationships with all of our players to ensure they feel welcomed and accepted but also understand the high standards that we expect from them. It all starts with our coaches energy, communication and knowledge of the game. Through this we design game realistic sessions that will challenge our players technically, physically and mentally.
- Unique & structured curriculum
- Low camper to coach ratio
- Nike Soccer Camp T-shirt & camp prizes
- Elite technical training & game knowledge development
- Position-specific training
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Founder/Head Coach Salsa Andrade
Coach Salsa, born in Luanda, Angola has been playing soccer from the time he could walk. He currently coaches for Shaw University as the Men's Associate Head Coach, coaches multiple teams for North Carolina FC and is the Founder and Lead Coach of Salsa's11. Learn more about Coach Salsa here.View Salsa's Bio ⟩
Coach Coach Ben
Coach Ben was born in a small town in the north of Germany. Early in his life, soccer became his greatest passion. As early as 3 years old he kicked a soccer ball for the first time and within the year he joined a soccer club in his hometown. Coach Ben eventually joined a junior soccer academy and with consistent work and dedication to this sport he loves by the time he turned 17 he was invited to train with the professional team. Coach Ben then decided to go to the USA and join Shaw University at the age of 20 and he completed his degree in Business Administration Management. Currently Coach Ben works full time for North Carolina FC and is a head coach for Salsa’s11.
Coach Coach Benji
Coach Benji was born in Ghana and moved to the USA to continue his soccer career. He played and graduated from Barton College and currently plays for the Tobacco Road FC USL2 and coaches for North Carolina FC.
Coach Coach Evan
Coach Evan grew up in the USA and played soccer up until his season in the U19 Premier Division. He currently coaches for North Carolina FC all levels and coaches their elite technique and skill building programs and coaches privately 1:1 and group training for his own business.
Coach Coach Selma
Coach Selma played soccer for Shaw University and currently is the Associate Head Coach for the Women’s Soccer team at Shaw University.
Coach Coach Kory
Coach Kory played at Presbyterian College and currently coaches for North Carolina FC.
SECURE YOUR SPOT!
You can expect a high demand on these first-come-first-serve camper spots, so please be sure to register early.
- June 24-28, 2024 (Mon-Fri)
- July 22-26, 2024 (Mon-Fri)
- Gender: Coed
- Ages: 7-16
- Full Day: 9am-3pm*
- Half Day: 9am-12pm*
- Meals: Lunch is not provided. Please bring a packed lunch and snacks, and plenty of water.
- Facility: Pleasant Park Soccer Fields
*Check-in starts 15 minutes before camp
Friday camp ends at 12pm
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 11 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 12+ 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 Salsas11 coaching staff
- Lunch: Lunch is NOT provided. Please bring packed lunch/snacks
- 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: Pleasant Park Soccer Fields
- 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
- 9:00 am Campers arrive, warm up
- 9:15-10:30 am Technical Drills
- 10:45-12:00 pm Tactical Training/Small sided games
- 12:00pm - 1:00pm Lunch
- 1:00pm - 3:00pm Scrimmages, games, and application of technical and tactical training
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.