Residential Goalkeeper Camps

You only need to pay a deposit of $150 per camp, per person to lock in this discount - remaining balance is due 7 days prior to camp starting. 

Residential Camp Schedule 2022

Small Sided Game Camp - U9-U12

Champions Camp

Randolph Macon Academy.  July 27-30.                      $360 (Extended Day)  $535 (Resident)

Team Camp

Randolph Macon Academy. July 27-30.                       $320 (Extended Day)  $515 (Resident)

11 v 11 Camp - U13 and up

Elite Camp 

Randolph Macon Academy.    July 31 - August 4          $450 (Extended Day) $675 (Resident)

Team Camp

Randolph Macon Academy   July 31 - August 4            $435 (Extended Day). $650 (Resident)

For all camps we will start with an evening session on first day of camp and end by noon on the last day of camp. Check in will be between 2.00-3.30pm on the first day. We will have a meeting at 4.00pm on the first day for players and parents. 


Goalkeeping is a unique position in the game of soccer and requires specialized training to develop the goalkeeping skills, self confidence and toughness to be the team’s last line of defense and first point of attack.To be effective in the position, goalkeepers need to be well trained technically and tactically to integrate into the team’s defense. The goalkeeper is the leader and communicator.The design of Soccer Academy’s goalkeeper training will develop goalkeepers to be decision makers. The program is designed to be progressive based upon the age, ability and experience of the individual goalkeeper.

Dynamic Training

Fundamentals of Goalkeeping:

  • Stance, footwork, ball handling
  • Angles and positioning
  • Shot stopping: catching, diving, and deflecting
  • Ball distribution: throwing and punting
  • 1 v 1 breakaways
  • Crossed balls

Physical Training:

  • Warm-up and cool-down
  • Conditioning and nutrition
  • Injury prevention
  • Strength, agility, and quickness

Functional Training:

  • Communication
  • Systems of marking
  • Organizing the defense
  • Controlling the box
  • Principles of defense

Team Play:

  • Match play situations
  • Leadership and confidence
  • Maintaining a positive attitude
  • Poise and maturity
  • Keeping focus

Self-Management:

  • Self-evaluation and setting goals
  • Video analysis
  • Learning from mistakes
  • Developing a training plan

 

Save $25 if you sign up before the end of March! Deposit of $150 due at sign up.

Extended Day - this option suits people who live locally to the camp. It includes everything a Resident Camper gets apart from overnight stay and breakfast. The players arrive after breakfast (around 8.15am) and leave at around 8.30pm each day. The first day they come at registration with everyone else and the last day they leave at noon with everyone else.

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Contact

Email:
soccer@soccer-academy.com

Phone:
318-623-7096 or
703-626-6953

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