Glen-Ed Instructional Camps (Evening)
July 25 – July 28 @ Glen-Ed West @SIUE
SUMMER CAMP INFORMATION
Glen-Ed Soccer will offer an instructional soccer camp this summer in preparation for the fall season. The camp will cater to both boys & girls with birth years 2009 through 2016. It is open to all players (Glen-Ed and other programs, too).
About the Camp . . .
The Glen-Ed Summer Camp is an instructional soccer camp is designed to teach young players, of all ability levels, the skills of the game, and demonstrate the enjoyment of playing the great game of soccer. The curriculum will focus on fundamental ball skills designed to build confidence with the ball and success in game situations. The academy will utilize a combination of Coerver ® drills and USSF training methodology to build an understanding of the game. Whether it should be a young beginner or a more experienced youth player, the camp is designed to present the game within a fun, enjoyable, and age-appropriate environment.
When: Monday, July 25 – Thursday, July 28
Who: Boys and Girls born 2009 through 2016
Time: Birth Year 2013-2016 6:30 PM to 7:45 PM. Birth Year 2009-2012 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM
Where: Glen-Ed West Soccer Complex @ SIUE
CLICK HERE for online registration and payment for the camp
About the Director . . .
John Van Buskirk is the camp director. His 20+ year career includes an international playing and coaching career in the Bundesliga at KFC Uerdingen and Kickers Emden. He played college soccer at Indiana University. Most recently he was the Men’s Head Coach at McKendree University prior to assuming the Managing Director of Player and Coach Development for Glen-Ed Soccer.
Coach John is a very skilled motivational soccer instructor. His programs are organized with age appropriate drills that are taught, practiced, and repeated. He demonstrates each skill with enthusiasm and simple instruction. The kids walk away with self-confidence and a love for the game of soccer.