Upcoming Soccer Camps and Clinics

Upcoming Soccer Camps and Clinics

1. Elite Travel Soccer Academy - Advanced Skills Camp

Due to travel safety concerns related to the weather forecast, there will be no camp on January 7! This session will be made up, and details will follow shortly.

Not your every day soccer camp - intended for players serious about their individual development!

Four Saturdays in January: January 7, 14, 21, 28

Advanced Coaching Staff - Richmond Strikers Directors and ECNL Staff

  • Jay Howell
  • Peter Nash
  • Will Bates
  • Aaron Brunner

Location: Rockit Sports, 3001 E. Parham Rd., Richmond, VA 23228

Time: 1:00 - 2:30 PM - U13 - U18
2:30 - 4:00 PM - U10 - U12

Cost: $130

Registration Link: https://www.youthleaguesusa.com/rssc/16-17/Camp.html

Notes: Camp limited to first 35 players registered, per age/time slot.

Areas of focus:

  • Technical Skills - Dribbling, Passing + Receiving, First Touch
  • SAQ - Speed, Agility + Fitness based training with and without ball
  • Advanced training methods and focus on individual players behaviors, focus and technique
  • Additionally, speed of play and one's ability to solve the game both freely and under pressure.

All players are asked to bring fully inflated soccer ball, water, shin guards and appropriate footwear (Turf/indoor soccer shoes).

Please reach out to Peter Nash (pnash@richmondstrikers.com) or Will Bates (will@richmondstrikers.com) for additional questions.

2. Winter Indoor Sessions

The Winter Indoor training sessions are back by popular demand!

Sessions will be held on Sundays, January 8 - February 29, at the Rockville Community Center gym.

U4 - U5     9:15 - 10:30 am
U6 - U7     10:15 - 11:30 am
U8 - U9     12:15 - 1:30 pm

The cost is $75.  

Space is very limited so please register quickly.

Registration: https://www.youthleaguesusa.com/rssc/16-17/Camp.html

3. Winter Indoor Goalkeeper Clinics

U9-U12 - Sundays, January 15 - February 26 (6:00pm-7:00pm) - Rockville Community Center*
U13-U15 - Sundays, January 15 - February 26 (7:00pm-8:00pm) - Rockville Community Center*
U16-U19 - Sundays, January 15 - February 26 (8:00pm-9:00pm) - Rockville Community Center*

*No clinic on Super Bowl Sunday, February 5, 2017

4. January Dive-a-Thon and Finishing Camp

This two-day camp pairs our goalkeepers with shooters from finishing camp. Goalkeepers will get multiple opportunities to make saves in a highly competitive environment. It's a great way to work on angle play and diving. Finishers will concentrate on scoring from all angles & distances with power and finesse. 
January 16 and 17, 2017
Striker Park Field 3 (Turf)
6-8 pm
Ages 9-14 (Travel and Recreational)

Celia Mosier
Will Bates
Jay Howell


5. Midnight Madness 3v3 Indoor Tournament

Date: Saturday, January 21, 2017
Time: 6pm-2am (Younger teams will be scheduled earlier)
Location: Own Touch Southside (12700 Oak Lake Ct., Midlothian, VA 23112)

Divisions: U7/U8 Boys | U7/U8 Girls | U9/U10 Boys | U9/U10 Girls | U11/U12 Boys | U11/U12 Girls | U13/U14 Boys | U13/U14 Girls | High School Boys | High School Girls

(Recreational and Competitive flights in each youth bracket. NO travel players may play in the recreational bracket.)

Price: $40 per player (includes t-shirt)
Roster: Team rosters sizes: 3-6 players. 3 game minimum

Click Here for Additional Details and Registration

6. Preseason Indoor Clinic

Sessions will be held on Sundays, March 5-26, at the Rockville Community Center gym.

U4 - U5     12:30 - 1:45 pm
U6 - U7     2:00 - 3:15 pm
U8 - U9     3:30 - 4:45 pm

The cost is $50.  

Space is very limited so please register quickly.

Registration: https://www.youthleaguesusa.com/rssc/16-17/Camp.html