Silverbacks Park Camps

SILVERBACKS PARK CAMPS 2017: Registration is Open!!!

Dates / Times

Camp

Location

Ages

Price

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6/5 – 6/9
9 AM – 3 PM

Youth Skills Camp I

Atlanta Silverbacks Park

7-14

$250

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6/12 – 6/16
9 AM – 3 PM

Youth Skills Camp II

Atlanta Silverbacks Park

7-14

$250

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6/19 – 6/23
9 AM – 3 PM

Youth Skills Camp III

Atlanta Silverbacks Park

7-14

$250

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6/26 – 6/30
9 AM – 3 PM

Youth Skills Camp IV

Atlanta Silverbacks Park

7-14

$250

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7/24 – 7/28
9 AM – Noon

GK/Striker Camp

Atlanta Silverbacks Park

10-15

$200

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Youth Skills Camp

Our most popular camp for kids, the Youth Skills Camp is geared towards players 7 to 14 years old.
The Silverbacks Camp Coaching Staff will work with campers on all basic skills and tactics, while providing a fun and fast moving camp. Campers will spend time each day on improving their skills competing in fun soccer related activities and competitions as well as small sided games and tournaments.

  • 5 Days of camp
  • Silverbacks Camp T-shirt
  • Soccer Ball
  • Lunch is NOT included

After care: Campers can be left until 5 PM for an additional $10 per day.  Payable on the first day of camp or pre-pay online. Parents may choose specific days or the entire week.

Daily Themes:

Each day we will have both a technical as well as good sportsmanship themes.

Monday – Dribbling / Shielding / Ball Mastery (Playing Fair)

Tuesday – Receiving (Showing Respect)

Wednesday – Short and Long Range Passing (Staying Positive)

Thursday – Finishing (Working Hard)

Friday – Final touches and mini-tournament games (Putting it all together!)

Typical Daily Schedule:

8:45 – 9:00 am                 Check-In

9:00 – 9:15 am                  Orientation

9:15 – 10:15 am                 Technical Session

10:15 – 10:30 am              Snack Break

10:30 – 11:15 am               Technical Session

11:15 – Noon                      Small-sided Games

Noon – 1:00 pm                Lunch Break

1:00 – 2:00 pm                 Tactical Session

2:00 – 2:45 pm                 Full-sided Games

2:45 – 3:00 pm                 Closing Remarks

*We take water breaks every 12 to 20 minutes depending on heat, age, and level of activity.

What to Bring:

1.      Lunch / Snacks

2.     Shin guards with soccer socks that fully cover

3.     Water Bottle

4.     Sunscreen

5.     Change of socks (not required but may come in handy)

6.     All campers will receive a ball on Monday and will need to bring back for use each day.

7.     Any required medical needs (i.e. EpiPen) should be checked with Camp Director.

*Water is provided but campers are encouraged to bring sport’s drink such as Gatorade or Powerade

For more information contact:

Jason Smith, Silverbacks Park Soccer Camps Director

Email – jason.smith@atlantasilverbacks.com

Phone – (678) 428-0178

GK/Striker Camp

This camp is based on developing a player’s technical skill & tactical understanding through tactical and technical training. Our camp allows the player extra time to focus on improving their skill sets and then apply it into small group play. This camp is for the committed soccer player who has the determination, dedication, and desire to play at the next level!

Examples of the Striker technical training:
• 1v1 attacking and finishing
• 1 touch finishing in the box
• Heading
• Volleying
• Long range finishing
• Breakaways
• Crossing and finishing

Examples of the Striker Tactical Training:
• Holding the ball up and bringing other teammates into play
• Creating Space in the box for a shot
• Movement to create space for yourself and other teammates
• Delivering the final pass for a penetrating teammate
• Combination Play
• Fast break attacks

Goalkeepers are essential at this camp. They will be trained under the supervision of top Atlanta area based keeper trainers who are regarded as some of the best in the region!

**Players of all positions are more than welcome to attend the camp. They will have the opportunity to decide which type of training (defending or attacking) they want to receive on a daily basis.

For more information contact:

Jason Smith, Silverbacks Park Soccer Camps Director

Email –  jason.smith@atlantasilverbacks.com

Phone – (678) 428-0178