Nike Soccer Camp with Next Star - DMV Pro Series
IMPROVE YOUR GAME WITH PAUL TORRES AND CURRENT PROFESSIONAL PLAYERS/COACHES
Join us at the Nike Soccer Camp with Next Star - DMV Pro Series at Walt Whitman High School. Team up with Camp Director Paul Torres, Kalil ElMedkhar (Loudoun United), and Juan Ramirez (Loudoun United) for the ultimate soccer training camp! With a mix of traditional and modern soccer coaching methodologies, the curriculum allows every camper the opportunity to continue to progress to a higher level of soccer play. Next Star clinics offer a unique opportunity for aspiring soccer players aged 6-18, to train with current professional players and coaches in a FUN and engaging setting! Additional professional players/coaches to be added throughout the fall!
- Unique and structured curriculum
- Elite technical training & game knowledge development from current professional players/coaches
- Competitive and Fun Scrimmages
- Low camper to coach ratio
- Campers grouped by age and ability level
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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 ⟩
During his youth, he played for the Bethesda Roadrunners, winning 3 state and 2 regional championships. He later captained the DC United U16 and U18 Academy Teams, won the U17 MLS Cup championship, and captained two teams to the Youth MLS cup championships. Paul was twice named DC United Academy Player of the Year and U-17 MLS Cup MVP. In 2008 and 2009, he was selected to the US Soccer Federation U16 starting IX, and Region 1 U18 starting IX in 2009. Paul also had the opportunity to train with the DC United first team for several years, starting at age 16, which helped to launch his Maryland and Europe careers.
He is passionate about one on one coaching, bringing together strong groups, and mentoring players who aspire to elevate their game and work hard to realize their full potential.
Winger - Loudoun United Kalil ElMedkhar
Khalil has played at powerhouse University of Kentucky scoring 20 goals, two seasons with MLS club FC Dallas, Reading FC, Loudoun United, and North Texas. He scored an impressive 8 goals this season and is excited to share some insight on shooting technique and creating the attack.
Midfielder - Loudoun United Juan Ramirez
Juan Ramirez is a current Loudoun United professional who played for renowned Colombian club, Envigado FC for two years. He then had the opportunity to travel to Brazil where he spent time training with professional clubs such as Ponte Preta and AD Guarulhos. These experiences led him to play in Spain for AD Alcorcón and Fuenlabrada Reserves in 2020-2022 before making his way back to the DMV.
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: Multiweek discounts available for campers that purchase all remaining sessions.
Camp Dates: Recurring every Sunday from November 12, 2024 - December 17, 2024
December 3, 2024
December 10, 2024
December 17, 2024
Camp Hours: 4:00pm-5:30pm**
- Meals: Meals/Snacks are NOT provided
- Location: Walt Whitman Highschool
**Check-in starts 15 minutes before camp start time
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!
Khalil has played at powerhouse University of Kentucky scoring 20 goals, two
seasons with MLS club FC Dallas, Reading FC, Loudoun United, and North Texas.
He scored an impressive 8 goals this season and is excited to share some
insight on shooting technique and creating the attack.
Juan Ramirez is a current Loudoun United professional who played for
renowned Colombian club, Envigado FC for two years. He then had the opportunity
to travel to Brazil where he spent time training with professional clubs such
as Ponte Preta and AD Guarulhos. These experiences led him to play in Spain for
AD Alcorcón and Fuenlabrada Reserves in 2020-2022 before making his way back to
Additional special guests will be added to sessions throughout the fall!
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 Next Star coaching staff and current professional players/coaches
Supervision: Staff members are strategically placed throughout the camp to provide optimal supervision and participate in all activities
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, soccer ball, athletic shoes, and a water bottle.
Facility: Walt Whitman Highschool
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)
- Soccer Ball
- Water bottle
- Small gym bag/backpack
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.
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.