Men’s Soccer Summer Elite Camp
The Summer Elite Camp will offer each camper an opportunity to be identified while being exposed to the technical, tactical, and physical demands of Division I college soccer through competitive training sessions. All sessions will be organized and executed by The Ohio State University men’s soccer coaching staff. These training sessions will contain key factors in development, competition, tactical thinking, and technical repetition. All aspects of training will encourage an environment that demands player accountability.
Due to COVID protocols:
No walk-up campers.
Fully vaccinated people do not need to wear masks indoors or outdoors, in accordance with public health guidelines and university guidelines. Individuals who are not vaccinated are required to continue wearing masks indoors. Exception during intense physical activity.
Campers will be put into smaller cohorts during camp.
Date: Friday, July 15th through Sunday, July 17th
Grades: 9th grade and up (including gap-year, transfers, and current OSU students)
Location: Men’s Soccer Training Facilities
Camp Staff: Campers will be coached by current Ohio State Staff and other collegiate coaches
Friday, July 15th
5:00 to 5:30 PM – Check In
5:30 PM to 8:30 PM – Training Session I
Saturday, July 16th
9:00 AM to 12:00 PM – Training Session II
5:30 PM to 8:30 PM – Training Session III
Sunday, July 17th
9:00 AM to 12:00 PM – 11v11 Games
The fee for each camp is $475 and includes four sessions along with two camp t-shirts. There is a maximum number of campers per position permitted, so register early! Full payment is required at the time of registration. You may register online by visiting OhioStateBuckeyes.com/camps. A 3% processing fee will be added to all online registrations. If registering by mail, please make your check payable to The Ohio State University. Any non-scholastic group of 5 or more that wishes to pay with one check for the entire group must do so ahead of time via mail. Any non-scholastic organization with a group of 5 or more registering the day of the camp must pay with credit card, cash, or money order. No exceptions will be made.
All campers are responsible for bringing their own equipment. No equipment will be provided to ANY camper.
No meals will be provided. The Summer Elite Camp is a day camp only and no overnight accommodations will be provided. Campers are responsible for providing their own overnight accommodations if needed. Hotel information can be provided upon request.
The Parent Consent, Waiver & Release Form AND the Concussion Information Form are REQUIRED for all participants. These forms must be completed during online registrations. If you mail in your registration, please visit OhioStateBuckeyes.com/camps to obtain these forms. Please complete, sign and send the forms with your child to check-in – do not send the forms to us prior to the date of camp. Campers will not be permitted to participate without these forms.
Upon processing of each registration, a confirmation notice will be sent by email. A packet of “Important Information for Registered Campers” (including the Parent Consent & Waiver Form and Concussion Information Form) will be posted online at OhioStateBuckeyes.com/camps the week of February 14th, 2022. This packet will not be separately emailed to campers. Please check your email regularly as this is our primary method of communication with campers and their parents.
A refund less a $30 administration fee will be issued for any cancellation received by at least 5 days prior to the start of each camp. The administration fee and the 3% online processing fee are not refundable for ANY reason.
Because we have to guarantee the number of campers in order to prepare for camp, any cancellation received less than 5 days prior to the start of each session will not be eligible for any refund except in the case of injury, illness, or mandatory school event, in which case supporting documentation from a doctor or school is required.
A camp fee may not be transferred to any other Ohio State sports camp. A camp fee may not be transferred to any other camper. All cancellation notices must be received by the deadline above and submitted by mail, email, or fax – no phone calls or voicemails. All supporting documentation required for a refund to be approved and processed must be submitted within 10 days after the conclusion of the camp session. Refund requests must be submitted on the Refund Request Form available at OhioStateBuckeyes.com/camps. Campers who are injured while at camp but remain at camp will not be eligible for any refund.