Nike Soccer Camp at Vanguard University
With Futbol Movement
Join us for the Nike Soccer Camps at Vanguard University in Costa Mesa, Orange County. Directing the camp is Yossi Raz, Head Men's Soccer Coach at UC Irvine and owner of Futbol Movement. At camp, each athlete will be able to improve their technical, tactical, and physical tools while enhancing their soccer IQ. The camp is open to boys and girls, of all abilities ages 6-14. This is an amazing opportunity for any young soccer player to develop their game under the watchful eye of accomplished and passionate coaches in a fun and inviting environment.
- Instruction from college coaches and players
- Low camper to coach ratio of 10:1
- Elite technical and skill development
- Nike Soccer Camp T-shirt
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Director Yossi Raz
Yossi Raz, the founder of Futbol Movement, is a seasoned futbol player, coach, and mentor. He has worked at the youth level, where he has recruited talent for the U.S. Youth National Team as a scout and coach, and has also participated globally in coaching clinics in countries such as Guatemala, Brazil, and Spain. He has also been a training participant in Israel where he was born and raised, and previously spent time with the Israeli Youth National Team...View Yossi's Bio ⟩
As a collegiate player, Raz was named First Team All-Big West in each of his four seasons competing for the CSUN Matadors, earning Big West Freshman of the Year honors and Scholar-Athlete of the Year distinction from both CSUN and the Big West.
Yossi Raz will begin his fifth season as the UC Irvine’s Men's Soccer Head Coach in 2021.
Head Coach, University of California, Irvine (NCAA Division 1)
USSF A Coaching License
2015, NCAA Division II National Runner-Up (Cal Poly Pomona)
2014, CCAA Coach of the Year (Cal Poly Pomona)
Head Coach, Cal Poly Pomona (NCAA Division 2)
Assistant Coach, CSUN (NCAA Division 1)
4-time All-Big West, CSUN (Division 1 Student Athlete)
SECURE YOUR SPOT! *Please note: Camp sessions SOLD OUT in 2022.*
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. With that in mind, we encourage you to register now!
2024 Dates Coming Soon. Join Priority List!
Half-Day Hours: 9:00am - 12:00pm*
Full-Day Hours: 9:00am - 3:00pm* (Last day concludes at 12pm)
- Check-in & out Locations: at the Vanguard Soccer Complex
- Meals: Lunch is NOT provided
- Location: Vanguard Soccer Complex
*Check-in starts 15 minutes before camp start time
OTHER CAMPS WITH COACH RAZ AND FUTBOL MOVEMENT
The Futbol Movement coaches will be offering an off-campus satellite camp in Orange County!
This program is geared towards players of all abilities. Campers 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!
The information below is based on previous years and is subject to change each year.
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 Total Futbol 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: Vanguard Soccer Complex
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
- 8:45-9:00am Campers arrive, warm up
- 9:15-9:45am Activation (Coordinative Movement)
- 10:00-11:00am Topic of the Day-Futbol Development
- 11:00-12:00pm Game Situation-Application of Topic
- 12:00-1:00 pm Lunch/Character Building: Half-day campers depart
- 1:00-2:45pm Fun activities to develop one's individual creativity-Fun games-Different Futbol challenges
- 2:45-3:15pm Cool down, campers depart
Vanguard University's recently completed Soccer Complex features a 75' wide by 120' long, FIFA Grade II synthetic turf field and three futsal courts featuring a sport-court surface for use in all weather. The field allows the fans to be close to the playing surface on the provided bleachers while players from both squads enjoy Avanti Sports Premier Shelter Benches. The field has been ultilized for events ranging from ECNL Club Tournaments, local high school matches, collegiate matches including NAIA National Tournament games, and for MLS clubs during preseason training camp.
Ready to come again next year!
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.