2021 Summer Specialty Evening Camps

The Herndon Youth Soccer Specialty Camps provides our players a unique opportunity to further develop their soccer playing ability and soccer IQ by attending specialty camps with specific topics and areas of attention. These sessions are led by an incredible staff with World Cup and professional playing experience, as well as a nationally licensed coaching staff with specialty training in the areas being presented to our players.

  • Specialty Camp - BOYS Goalkeeper Academy (Aug. 2-6, 2021)
  • Specialty Camp I - BOYS Elite Striker (Aug. 2-6, 2021)
  • Specialty Camp II - The Modern Midfielder (Aug. 9-13, 2021)
  • Specialty Camp III - GIRLS Elite Striker (Aug. 16-20, 2021)
  • Specialty Camp IV - GIRLS Goalkeeper Academy (Aug. 16-20, 2021)
  • Specialty Camp V - The Art of Defending (Aug. 16-20, 2021)

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Specialty Camp:  BOYS Goalkeeper Academy
Goalkeepers will work on ball handling including proper hand/body position, catching/saving techniques, and proper footwork, diving and parrying/deflecting for uncatchable shots. The Goalkeeper Academy Camp is run alongside the Elite Striker Camp.

  • August 2nd - August 6th, Monday through Friday
    Bready Park, 814 Ferndale Ave., Herndon 20170

    Session I: 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm (Ages U9-U12; 2010-2013)
    Session II: 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm (Ages U13-U16; 2006-2009)
    Boys Only - Goalkeepers

    Cost: $ 175.00

For more information, contact: Wassim Issa, hysdevelopmentprograms@gmail.com 

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Specialty Camp I: BOYS Elite Striker 
The Elite Striker Academy is led by Coach Martin Sanchez, who brings international experience with Argentina’s youth teams and played professionally in Argentina, Bolivia and Ecuador. 
Camp will focus primarily on the footwork and activities needed to be successful in and around the 18-yard box.  Players will work on technique and proficiency in the attacking third of the field, striking the ball on target, proper heading technique, finishing from crosses, etc. 

  • August 2nd - August 6th, Monday through Friday
    Bready Park, 814 Ferndale Ave., Herndon 20170

    Session I: 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm (Ages U9-U12; 2010-2013)
    Session II: 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm (Ages U13-U16; 2006-2009)
    Boys Only - Field Players

    Cost: $ 175.00
     

For more information, contact: Wassim Issa, hysdevelopmentprograms@gmail.com 

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Specialty Camp II: The Modern Midfielder Player 
Led by Guillermo Tolaba, who played professionally in Argentina and Guatemala and had a distinguished college career in the US. 
In today’s modern game, the midfielders have to be proficient at changing the point of attack, receiving and turning, how to dictate tempo, and communication. Modern midfielders have to be able to make key penetrating passes as well as combine with more advanced players.

  • August 9th - August 13th, Monday through Friday
    Bready Park, 814 Ferndale Ave., Herndon 20170

    Session I: 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm (Ages U9-U12)
    Session II: 8:00pm-9:00pm (Ages U13-U16)
    Boys and Girls
    Cost: $ 175.00

For more information, contact: Wassim Issa at hysdevelopmentprograms@gmail.com 

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Specialty Camp III: GIRLS Elite Striker 
The Elite Striker Academy is led by Coach Jane Dawber, who played professionally in England and is a UEFA B licensed Coach.
Camp will focus primarily on the footwork and activities needed to be successful in and around the 18-yard box.  Players will work on technique and proficiency in the attacking third of the field, striking the ball on target, proper heading technique, finishing from crosses, etc. 

  • August 16th-August 20th Monday through Friday
    Bready Park, 814 Ferndale Ave., Herndon 20170
    7:00 pm - 9:00 pm (Ages U9-U16; 2006-2013)
    Girls Only - Field Players
    Cost: $ 175.00 

For more information, contact: Jane Dawber at 703-895-1822, hyscoachjane@gmail.com

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Specialty Camp IV: GIRLS Goalkeeper Academy
The Elite Goalkeeper Academy is led by Coach Nina Duron, who has a US Soccer National Goalkeeper License with experience at the college, high school and club level. Goalkeepers will work on ball handling including proper hand/body position, catching/saving techniques, and proper footwork, diving and parrying/deflecting for uncatchable shots. The Goalkeeper Academy Camp is run alongside the Elite Striker Camp.

  • August 16th-August 20th Monday through Friday
    Bready Park, 814 Ferndale Ave., Herndon 20170
    7:00 pm - 9:00 pm (Ages U9-U16, 2006-2013)
    Girls Only - Goalkeepers
    Cost: $ 175.00 

For more information, contact: Jane Dawber at 703-895-1822, hyscoachjane@gmail.com

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Specialty Camp V:  The Art of Defending
Led by Leandro Cufre, former Argentinan International player and World Cup veteran. Leandro Cufre played at top International Clubs in Europe and Mexico such as Roma, Monaco, Hertha, Guadalajara.  He was voted “Best Defender in Italy” while playing for Roma.  Do not miss this great opportunity to work with a great coach and former player with experience at the highest level. 

Players will work on pressure, cover, balance, compactness and control and restraint to develop an understanding of the defending principles of play

  • August 16th - August 20th, Monday through Friday
    Bready Park, 814 Ferndale Ave., Herndon 20170

    Session I: 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm (Ages U9-U12; 2010-2013)
    Session II: 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm (Ages U13-U16; 2006-2009)
    Boys and Girls

    Cost: $ 175.00

For more information, contact: Wassim Issa, hysdevelopmentprograms@gmail.com 

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