Summer Camps

 

Overview

The VYS Summer Camp Program is an opportunity for enthusiastic players to develop their technical ability and understanding of the game during the off-season. As part of the VYS Philosophy all of our camps will emphasize the importance of Sportsmanship. The Program will allow players to develop in a relaxed and fun filled environment, allowing them to improve while having fun over the summer months.

U4-U5 Morning Camp (ages 3 to 4)

Our U4-U5 Summer Camp is the perfect introduction to soccer for our youngest players. A Professional Coach will be working with the players, helping them learn the game.

The games they play will be themed each day ex. Movie Day – Lion King, Finding Nemo, Cars. As a result, the players can relate better to the games while learning soccer skills and having fun in the process. It’s the best initiation to the world’s most popular sport!

The curriculum will focus on the fundamental components: Technical, Physical, Psychological and Social.

Each week will focus on the key principles of Dribbling, Passing, Defending and Shooting.

The plan for each week of camp is:

  • Monday – Dribbling and Turning
  • Tuesday – Passing and Receiving
  • Wednesday – Defending
  • Thursday – Shooting
  • Friday – Passing and Shooting

Camp Details

Date: Week 1 - June 26-June 30      ​

          **No camp the week of July 4th**        

          Week 2 - July 10-14           ​

          Week 3 - July 17-21

​          Week 4 - July 24-28 

​          Week 5 - July 31-August 4

​          Week 6 - August 7-11   

Days: Monday - Friday

Price: $125.00​

Time: Session 1 - 9:00-10:15am​

          Session 2 - 10:30-11:45am​

Location: Murphy Field at Dunn Loring 2334 Gallows Road, Dunn Loring, VA 22027

Coach/Player Ratio: 1:16

Age Range: 3 to 4 year olds

Half-Day Recreational Summer Camp (ages 5 to 13)

VYS Half-Day Summer Camp will be available to players U6-U14. The camp will provide players the opportunity to work on all aspects of their game while having fun. The players will be lead through specific drills working on improving their foot skills and becoming more confident with the ball. For the 9am-12pm portion of our camp the players will work with Professional Soccer Coaches taking them through a warm-up, specific drills and fun scrimmages.  

Each day will have a theme, ex. Monday – USA – Dribbling and Turning – Clint Dempsey. There will also be a “Move of the day”, ex. Step-over.     

The curriculum will focus on these key areas: Technical, Tactical and Physical and Psychological. Each week will focus on these key principles: Dribbling, Passing, Defending and Shooting.

The plan for each week of camp:

  • Monday – Dribbling and Turning
  • Tuesday – Passing and Receiving
  • Wednesday – Defending
  • Thursday – Combination play
  • Friday – Shooting/Finishing  

Camp Details

Dates: Week 1 - June 26-June 30

            **No camp the week of July 4th**

            Week 2 - July 10-14

            Week 3 - July 17-21

            Week 4 - July 24-28

            Week 5 - July 31-August 4

            Week 6 - August 7-11

Days: Monday - Friday  

Price: $170.00

Time: 9:00am-12:00pm

Location: Murphy Field at Dunn Loring 2334 Gallows Road, Dunn Loring, VA 22027

Coach/Player Ratio: 1:16

Age range: 5 to 13 year olds

Full-Day Recreational Summer Camp (ages 7 to 13)

VYS Full-Day Summer Camp will be available to players U8-U14. The morning portion (9:00-11:45am) will focus on improving technique; first touch, close control, turning and passing. The Professional Coaches will also work on helping the players understand how to play as a team and improve their decision-making when they have multiple options.

The players will have the opportunity to improve all aspects of their game: Technical, Tactical, Physical and Psychological. Each week will focus on these key principles: Dribbling, Passing, Defending and Shooting.

The plan for each week of camp is:

  • Monday – Dribbling and Turning
  • Tuesday – Passing and Receiving
  • Wednesday – Defending
  • Thursday – Combination play
  • Friday – Shooting/Finishing  

During the afternoon portion (12:00-3:00pm) players will explore and experience multiple sports such as Kick-ball, Soccer Tennis, Soccer Golf and Cricket. As well as learning new sports, the players will have the opportunity to focus on the technical side of the game and receive feedback from the coaches. A lot of fun for all involved.

Camp Details

Dates: Week 1 - June 26-June 30

            **No camp the week of July 4th**

            Week 2 - July 10-14

            Week 3 - July 17-21

            Week 4 - July 24-28

            Week 5 - July 31-August 4

            Week 6 - August 7-11

Days: Monday - Friday  

Price: $270.00

Time: 9:00am-3:00pm

Location: Murphy Field at Dunn Loring 2334 Gallows Road, Dunn Loring, VA 22027

Coach/Player Ratio: 1:16

Age range: 7 to 13 year olds

Goalkeeper Evening Camp (ages 8 to 15)

VYS Goalkeeper Camp will provide our players the opportunity to work specifically on the position, under the close guidance of a professional Goalkeeper Coach. The players will gain valuable experience with handling the pressure of the position and learning the importance of becoming vocal on the field, instructing their teammates during games.

The coach will focus on improving these key principles: Agility, Instruct and conduct play, Technical with feet and hands, Speed, Power and Decision-making.  

The coach will follow a curriculum that focuses on a number of specific skills that will help the players improve their knowledge and understanding of the position.

Camp Details

Dates: Week 1 - July 10-14

            Week 2 - July 17-21

 Week 3 - July 24-28

 Week 4 - July 31-August 4

Days: Monday - Friday

Price: $120.00

Time: 5:00-6:30pm (ages 8 to 11; U9-U12)

          6:30-8:00pm (ages 12 to 15; U13-U16)

Location: Murphy Field at Dunn Loring 2334 Gallows Road, Dunn Loring, VA 22027

Coach/Player Ratio: 1:16

Age range: 8 to 15 year olds

Travel Summer Camp (ages 8 to 14; U9-U15)

VYS Travel Summer Camp will provide all Travel Players U9-U15 the opportunity to continue developing their soccer skills during the off-season. The Professional coaches will focus on the players individually and collectively. The Camp will allow the coaches to work on certain game situations and provide feedback on the role and responsibilities of specific positions and units on the field. The week will be a great way for our players to prepare for the Fall Season while having plenty of fun.

The curriculum will focus on these key areas: Technical, Tactical and Psychological. The camp will focus on specific types of practice, e.g. high intense foot skills – creativity to beat an opponent.

Each week will focus on educating, and increasing the players’ game understanding. (The sessions will be designed and delivered by a Professional Coach).

Camp Details

2 groups: ages 8-11; U9-U12 & ages 12-14; U13-U15

Dates: Week 1 - July 10-13

            Week 2 - July 17-20

 Week 3 - July 24-27

 Week 4 - July 31-August 3

Days: Monday - Thursday

Price: $220.00

Time: 9:00am-12:00pm

Location: Oakton Highschool, Field #3, 2900 Sutton Road, Vienna VA, 22181

Coach/Player Ratio: 1:16

Age range: 8 to 14 year olds

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high-quality and positive soccer experiences for all players in the Vienna community.

Mailing Address: Vienna Youth Soccer, Inc. | P.O. Box 993, Vienna, VA 22183  |  Phone: 703-242-3828