Summer Camps

MYS will be offering A.M. and P.M. half-day camps for Summer 2022 - see below for more details.
If MYS cancels a camp, fees will be refunded.

*For MYS Summer Camps only - Register by April 10, 2022 to save $25 on each registration.

To register please login to your LeagueApps account. If you have any questions, please email programs@mcleansoccer.org.

Week of June 13 through August 15, 2022
Half Day and Evening Programs Available

For the 14th year, McLean Youth Soccer will be offering extensive summer soccer camps at Spring Hill Recreation Center and other fields in the McLean area. Regardless of one's level of play, summer camps provide a fun yet focused way of improving your abilities. MYS offers something for everyone from the recreational to the elite player, and we look forward to you taking advantage of our outstanding staff and programs.

Back by popular demand, MYS will again host Specialty Camps in partnership with ECNL Boys and Girls and Coerver. Players wishing to participate in the Coerver Camps must register directly with Coerver by clicking HERE. **For Coerver camps, register by March 1st for discounted pricing.**

McLean Youth Soccer strives to make soccer a pleasant, safe and rewarding experience for soccer players on and off the field. The club has a firm belief in the value of sports at the competitive level in promoting the physical, mental and social well-being of dedicated soccer players. Our summer program will provide the best learning environment, social, and competitive training opportunity for players at every level because it is conducted by what has been widely recognized as the finest professional coaching staff in Northern Virginia.

Who Should Attend

MYS Camps have age-specific programs from ages U9 through U16, which allow players to choose the program that fits them the best. Each program features age appropriate training of soccer skills and a lot of fun. We operate under the philosophy that the game of soccer is the best teacher when played in an enjoyable environment. Coaches will enhance the learning process by providing campers the choice of activities, lots of encouragement, and a light touch on teaching new skills.

You do not need to be a member of MYS to attend. New members and non-members are welcome to attend as well. However, if you are a member of MYS, you should register using your MYS userID and password.

MYS Camp Program Registration fees are non-refundable.

DATESSpecialty CampMYS Camp - Half Day (A.M. & P.M. sessions)
June 13Yes
June 20Yes
June 27Yes
July 4Yes
July 11ECNL Boys Camp
(PM only)
Yes
July 18ECNL Girls Camp
(PM Only)
Yes
July 25Yes
August 1Coerver CampNo
August 8Yes
August 15Yes

Camp Procedures - Covid

MYS will be implementing the following procedures at all MYS camps:

  • Campers will be placed into groups of 10, and assigned to one coach for the week.
  • All camps will be half-day (there are a.m. and p.m. options) - all camp sessions are three (3) hours.
  • There will be a maximum capacity of 50 campers per session.

All other players and coach regulations that are in effect at that time per MYS' return to play protocol will be implemented. Please refer to the MYS COVID-19 page for details.

Please READ the Summer Camps Handbook before attending a week of MYS camp.

Registration will close the day prior to the start of camp - each Sunday at noon.

There will be NO walk-up registration or payments taken this year. All registrations must be complete and paid prior to check-in.

All registrations are non-refundable. Refunds will only be issued if MYS cancels a camp session.

MYS Summer Camp Offerings

MYS Summer Camp - Rising U9-U16

Times: Half Day options ONLY from 9 am-12 pm OR 1-4 pm

Fee: $275 per week

Location: Spring Hill Recreation Center Fields 2 & 3

  • Focuses on developing the fundamental skills of soccer and principles of team play.
  • Teaches foundational skills: dribbling, ball control, turning, shooting, passing.
  • Varies each day's activities to include fun and challenging games.
  • Develops coordination, physical skills, social interaction.
  • Develops technical skills and tactical knowledge of the game.
  • Builds advanced foot and upper body skills - emphasizing creativity to beat an opponent.
  • Teaches advanced shooting, shielding and receiving techniques.

NEW GOALKEEPER CAMP

Dates: June 27-July 1

Times:

  • 10:00-11:15 am Ages U10-U12

Fee: $200

Location: Lewinsville Park #2

**Registration maximum 10

New this summer! McLean Youth Soccer Club will host a NEW goalkeeper camp designed specifically for U10-U12 boys and girls that want to learn how to play the position correctly and safely. You do not have to be a "full-time" goalkeeper to attend the camp.The camp will be led by the club's Director of Goalkeeping, John Szaro. You will learn the basic goalkeeping techniques in order to confidently enjoy playing one of the most demanding positions in soccer.

**Camp space limited to the first 10 goalkeepers.

GOALKEEPING & FINISHING CAMP

Dates: August 8-11 **4 day camp

Times:

  • 6:30-7:30 pm Ages U9-U12
  • 730-8:30 pm Ages U13-U15

Fee: $200

Location: Lewinsville Park #2

**Registration maximum 48

This camp is designed and run by MYS Goalkeeping Director, John Szaro, and is for players of all levels who are serious about improving their ability to help win games for their team. The camp program will focus on developing each goalkeeper’s technical, tactical and physical component of the game. And will focus on teaching the proper techniques of shooting and effective ways to finish, teaching players to understand the difference between shooting and finishing. Players will learn how to implement the proper shooting techniques in game-like scenarios, thus enabling players to improve their ability to score at a high rate.

Speciality Camp Offerings

ECNL Boys Camps

Dates: July 11-14 **Camp runs 4 days**

Location: All sessions held at Lewinsville Park #2 and #3

Times and Locations:

  • U9-U12 5:00-7:00pm
  • U13-U14 5:00-7:00 pm
  • College Camp (For uncommitted high school aged players) 6:00-8:00 pm

FEE: $225

CHECK IN:  Staff will be available for check-in starting 30 minutes before the start of each camp.

**Maximum 150 players**

ECNL Girls Camps

Dates: July 18-21 **Camp runs 4 days**

Times and Locations by birth year:

  • 2015, 2014, 2013 & 2012s 5-7 pm at Spring Hill #5
  • 2011s 5-7 pm at Spring Hill #3
  • 2010, 2009 & 2008s 5-7 pm at Spring Hill #2
  • College Camp (For uncommitted high school aged players U15+) 6-8 pm at Lewinsville Park 2 & 3

FEE: $225

CHECK IN:  Staff will be available for check-in 30 minutes before the start of each camp.

Coerver Camp

McLean Youth Soccer partners with Coerver Camps to host 3 special and distinct camps during the week of August 1-5. Please review details and register directly through the Coerver website by clicking HERE.

**Register by March 1st for a $25 discount.**

Performance Academy for ages 5-13 ($250) 9am-12pm

Performance Academy & Scoring Goals for ages 6-13 ($350) 9am-3pm

Center of Excellence for ages 11-16 ($350) 9am-3pm