McLean Youth Soccer Summer Camps

Week of June 17 through August 24, 2019
Half Day, Full Day and Evening Programs Available

For the 11th year, McLean Youth Soccer will be offering extensive summer soccer camps at Spring Hill Recreation Center and other fields in the McLean area. Regardless of one's level of play summer camps provide a fun yet focused way of improving your abilities. MYS offers something for everyone from the recreational to the elite player, and we look forward to you taking advantage of our outstanding staff and programs.

Back by popular demand, MYS will again host Specialty Camps in partnership with Celtic FC, ECNL Boys and Girls and Coerver.

McLean Youth Soccer strives to make soccer a pleasant, safe and rewarding experience for soccer players on and off the field. The club has a firm belief in the value of sports at the competitive level in promoting the physical, mental and social well-being of dedicated soccer players. Our summer program will provide the best learning environment, social, and competitive training opportunity for players at every level because it is conducted by what has been widely recognized as the finest professional coaching staff in Northern Virginia.

Who Should Attend MYS Camps have age-specific programs from ages U6 through U17; several of the programs offer half or full-day options which allow players to choose the program that fits them the best. Each program features age appropriate training of soccer skills and a lot of fun. We operate under the philosophy that the game of soccer is the best teacher when played in an enjoyable environment. Coaches will enhance the learning process by providing campers the choice of activities, lots of encouragement, and a light touch on teaching new skills.

You do not need to be a member of MYS to attend. New members and non-members are welcome to attend as well. However, if you are a member of MYS, you should register using your normal MYS userID and password.

MYS Camp Program Registration fees are non-refundable.

 
Special Camp Offerings

McLean Youth Soccer is excited to offer these specialized camps for the 2019 summer season.

Celtic FC Camp

For the week of July 22rd, McLean Youth Soccer welcomes the Celtic FC for an exciting week of camp. This year there will be two camps offered, both for 9-17 aged boys and girls and will be held at Lewinsville Park.

- Individual Morning Camp: 9 am - 12 noon, Monday through Friday. The fee for this camp is $250. Each day will follow specific soccer related themes designed by the Celtic FC staff. These will allow each player to develop their technique through individual and group practices.

- Individual Evening Camp and Team Camp: 5 pm - 8 pm, Monday through Friday. The fee for this camp is $250. If 10 or more players from a team register, the fee is $225 per player.

ECNL Camps

Do you have what it takes to play in the ECNL? Technical staff from McLean's Elite Clubs National League (ECNL) teams will be holding evening camps for U10-U15 travel players. Both camps will be held from 5 - 8 pm, Monday through Thursday at Lewinsville Park for $225 per player. These camps are for those interested in experiencing the way players in the best boys and girls leagues in the world train.

Boys Camp: July 8-11

Girls Camp: July 15-18

Coerver Camp

McLean Youth Soccer partners with Coerver camps to host 3 special and distinct camps during the week of July 29. Please review details and register directly through the Coerver site by clicking here.

Ball Mastery camp for ages 7-11 ($315)

Advanced Camp for ages 10-14 ($365)

High School Prep Camp for ages 14-17 ($400)

 
Summer Program Offerings

FIRST TOUCH

Rising U6-U7 - Mornings 8:30-10 am - $125 per week.

A FUN introduction to the game of soccer

  • Provides fun, fast-paced, soccer-related games and activities
  • Develops motor skills, cognitive abilities, peer relationships
  • Builds basic soccer skills and develops a love for the game

MYS Summer Camp - Rising U8-U16

Half Day 8:30 - 11:30 am ($250 per week)

Full Day 8:30 - 3:30 pm ($375 per week)

  • Focuses on developing the fundamental skills of soccer and principles of team play
  • Teaches foundational skills: dribbling, ball control, turning, shooting, passing
  • Varies each day's activities to include fun and challenging games
  • Develops coordination, physical skills, social interaction
  • Develops technical skills and tactical knowledge of the game
  • Builds advanced foot and upper body skills - emphasizing creativity to beat an opponent
  • Teaches advanced shooting, shielding and receiving techniques

MYS Finishing / GK Camp

Monday through Thursday evenings (week of August 5) - Rising U9-U16

RECREATION: 5-6 pm - $200 per player

TRAVEL GKs and Strikers: 6:15 - 7:15 pm - $200 per player

The MYS Finishing Camp will focus on teaching the proper techniques of shooting and effective ways to finish, and will teach players to understand the difference between shooting and finishing. The MYS professional staff, led by MLS and international star, Jaime Moreno, will teach the players how to implement the proper shooting techniques in game-like scenarios, thus enabling players to improve their ability to score at a high rate.

Our Summer Camp GK Program is designed for all level of goalkeepers who are serious about improving their ability to help win games for their teams. The program will focus on developing each keeper's technical, tactical and physical component of the game.

 
Which week are sessions offered?
DATES Specialty camp First Touch Half Day Full Day

Finishing/GK Camp

June 17 Yes Yes Yes
June 24 Yes Yes Yes
July 1 Yes Yes Yes
July 8 ECNL Boys Yes Yes Yes
July 15 ECNL Girls Yes Yes Yes
July 22 Celtic FC
July 29 Coerver
Aug 5 Yes Yes Yes Yes
Aug 12 MPS ECNL/Green Teams
Aug 19 Yes Yes Yes