Dates: Monday, June 21st- Friday, June 25th

Time: 8:30am-12:00pm

Location: Olsen Park, 5510 Olsen Park Lane, Wilmington

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Soccer Kids and Advanced Soccer Coaching are excited to offer our 2nd summer camp this June! Following the success of the last summer, we will offer a program for ages 5-7 years and one for 8-10 years. Both programs promise lots of fun, focusing on soccer development. Learn more about Soccer Kids HERE

Both will be awesome fun, high-energy and developmental. Campers get a Soccer Kids shirt, a medal, certificate and there are prizes to be won! 

Soccer Kids have partnered with OFF THE WALL Sports for Summer Camp! We are giving you the option of half day Soccer Camp and half day at Off The Wall Indoor Sports Camp! See here for Off The Wall Camp details (12pm onwards) Please let me know if you plan to use this option and payment can be worked out with Off The Wall

SOCCER EXPLORERS - ages 5-7 years

A fun and developmental soccer journey to help beginners and newer young soccer players gain more confidence in soccer, organized sport and make friends. With fun, comes development and a love of being active. Exploring the game and learning new skills with fun games and understand the game to take them to the next level!

  • 8:30am-8:45am – Drop off

  • 8:45-9am – introductions, orientation and WORD OF THE DAY

  • 9-9:30am – PLAY! We get the balls out and break the kids into small groups for them to get to know each other, score some goals and use their feet. Coaches will encourage and lightly coach dribbling, passing and shooting. We will then get them into teams and have scrimmages.

  • 9:30-9:45am– Break time! Snacks, water, bathroom and rest!.

  • 9:45-10:30am- SKILL OF THE DAY – fun and developmental coaching incorporating fun drills and exercises to encourage learning a new skill

  • 10:30-11:00am – Break time! Snacks, water, bathroom and rest!

  • 11:00am-11:30am – TEAMWORK! Fun teamwork games like tag, capture the flag and sharks and minnows, to break from soccer and have some fun getting to know each other and learn about working together.

  • 11:30-12:00pm – GAME TIME! A quick break before we split the groups into small-sided teams and play soccer by the rules – we will have small prizes for  teams displaying hard work and  teamwork

  • 12:00-12:30pm - Summary of the day and parent pick up time.

OFF THE WALL OPTION - $60 extra SIGN UP HERE https://playoffthewall.com/product/half-day-camp/

  • 12pm - Campers will be taken from Olsen Park by an Off The Wall bus to Off The Wall

  • 12:15-1pm Packed Lunch at Off The Wall

  • 1-4pm - Organized play at Off The Wall in our AIR CONDITIONED facility

  • 4-6pm - Free play - Parent pick-up @ Off The Wall

ADVANCED - open to 7-10 years

Coach Lawrence brings his expert soccer development program, semi-pro playing and coaching experience to create a hybrid fun and developmental coaching course for younger advanced soccer stars who are ready to work hard and become the next Ronaldo or Messi. Over 30 years of playing (10 years semi-pro) and 10 years coaching at a high youth level in the UK and US will help your young star have lots of fun and get faster and a more accomplished athlete.

  • 8:30am-8:45am – Drop off

  • 8:45-9am – introductions, orientation and WORD OF THE DAY

  • 9-9:30am – PLAY! Scrimmages into small-sided games with teams as a fun warm up.

  • 9:30-9:45am– Break 1 Water and snack break and transition to next activity.

  • 9:45-10:30am- INDIVIDUAL & SMALL GROUP SKILLS – each day will focus on a technical skills, ball mastery, fundamental and advanced dribbling, control, passing and shooting with fun, but challenging drills with progression to help push and develop players to be better and faster soccer stars of the future.

  • 10:30-11:00am – water break and WORD OF THE DAY follow up.

  • 11:00-11:30am – TEAMWORK! Coaching positions, team ethics and large group drills focusing on attacking and defending, coached in an easy-to-understand way.

  • 11:30-12:00pm – GAME TIME! We split the groups into small-sided teams and play soccer by the rules – we will have a week long competition for teams

  • 12:00-12:30pm - Summary of the day and parent pick up time.

  • OFF THE WALL OPTION - $60 extra

  • 12pm - Campers will be taken from Olsen Park by an Off The Wall bus to Off The Wall

  • 12:15-1pm Packed Lunch at Off The Wall

  • 1-4pm - Organized play at Off The Wall in our AIR CONDITIONED facility

  • 4-6pm - Free play - Parent pick-up @ Off The Wall

Both courses will focus on the players getting as many touches of the ball as possible, the only way to learn is by playing!