Soccer Camps

Rapids Youth Soccer offers soccer camps year-round for all ages. Learn from the nation’s top coaches in a fun, educational, and exciting environment. Enter the birth date of your player to find the best programs for your child’s developmental level.

Winter Recreational Camp

7U-11U (2012-2008)

This camp is designed to help your player to not only enjoy the game of soccer in a higher competitive environment, but also teach them the intricacies of the game with thousands of touches on the ball through fun games and technical drills. All instruction through this camp will be done through playing the great game of soccer!

This camp will meet December 17th, 19th and 20th!

Winter Futsal

9U-14U (2010-2005)

As the winter comes around, we are excited to announce our 3rd Annual Futsál Camp. Join us for a fast pace, energetic, drop in style camp that will continue to push your development during the cold winter months. Each session will include a small technical activity followed by round robin style tournaments. We look forward to seeing you in December!

This league will kick off the first part of December! Please see details below on dates, time and location!

High School iSkillz Camp

15U-19U (2004-2000) Boys and Girls

Dust off the off-season cobwebs at our High School iSkillz Camp! With heavy emphasis on individual player actions, speed & agility, high intensity training, & finishing and defending in the final third, this camp is sure to have you ready for the Spring season.

Winter GK Camp

11U-19U (2008-2000) Boys and Girls

Stay on top of your GK game throughout the winter months with the Winter GK Camp! Open to all competitive-aged (U11-U18) goalkeepers in any region, the camp focuses on distribution and communication, handling/diving techniques, high balls/crosses, shot-stopping, 1v1s, & more.

Preseason Select Academy Camp

8U-10U (2011-2009)

Whether it is preparation for the new Select Program Season, or just an opportunity to immerse your child in a higher level of competition, the Preseason Select Academy Camp serves as a great kick-start to the spring season!

Select Academy Training Camp

8U-11U (2011-2008)

An opportunity to get your child’s feet wet with the competitive environment, the camp familiarizes recreational players with competitive playing principles, and prepares them for the Select Program selection process!

Select Academy GK Camp

8U-10U (2011-2009)

Catering to both first-timers and returning Goalkeepers, this introductory-level camp provides an opportunity to learn/enhance GK qualities related to distribution & communication, handling/diving, high balls/crosses, shot-stopping, 1v1s, & more!

Spring Break Smashup

15U-19U (2004-2000)

Keep individual player actions sharp during spring break with our Spring Break Smashup Camp!

Select Academy ID Camp

9U-10U (2011-2010)

The Select Academy ID Camp serves as our identification/selection process for those ready for the next step in competitive club soccer. At camps-end, players are selected for teams set to participate in the state’s top 9U/10U leagues for the upcoming fall & spring seasons.

Pre-Tryout Camp

11U-19U (2009-2001)

The Pre-Tryout Camp is solely geared towards preparing the player for competitive tryouts. By simulating tryout-demands, players will have a full understanding of what Rapids FC coaches are looking for at tryouts!

Summer iSkillz Camp

8U-11U (2012-2009)

This summer we will introduce our brand new iSkillz camp for u8-u11 recreational players. We will focus on improving individual skills in 1v1 situations, controlling the ball under pressure, and manipulating the ball while in possession. This camp will allow players to focus on their individual skills in a group setting enhancing their growth in a “game-like” environment

Beat the Heat Camp

11U-19U (2009-2001)

Rise and shine with the NEW Rapids F.C Speed and Agility Camp. This program has been designed to give players the opportunity for consistent training leading up to their competitive or high school seasons. These sessions will include speed and agility, isolated technical exercises, and High Intensity Interval Training. There will be a heavy emphasis on speed of actions and injury prevention.

For the first time, this program would also like to invite parents to participate!  With parents involvement, we are creating an initiative, “Play for Life”. Come take part in the camp, get fit, and enjoy the benefits of soccer specific training!!

The camp will be organized by age groups. We will look to have U11-U14 Boys and girls, High School/College Players, and an adult group. Each group will have exercises and activities that specialize the needs of the group.

Summer Small-Sided Games Camp

8U-11U (2012-2009)

The Small-Sided Games Camp will introduce players to situations they will forever see while playing the game of soccer.  This camp will expose players to many scenarios that they will face in the game, leading them to problem solving and critical decision-making.

Select Academy Team Camps

9U-10U (2011-2010)

This summer Colorado Rapids FC will be offering a 4 day Select Academy Team Camp that will be individualized for teams getting a head start to the season. Creating the foundation of the Colorado Rapids FC Select Academy Curriculum.  These sessions will be run by Select Academy Director of Coaching Josh Hill.

Summer GK Camp

11U-19U (2009-2001)

This camp is designed for goalkeepers who want to stay on top of their game throughout the summer! It is open to all COMPETITVE age (U11-U18) goalkeepers in any region. We will group like-aged GKs together to provide the best training environment as possible. Through the four sessions, we will cover many topics including: distribution and communication as it relates to the Rapids FC game model, handling/diving techniques, high balls/crosses, shot stopping and 1v1s.

Summer 3v3 League

7U-Adults (2012-1925) Boys, Girls and Coed Teams

Summer 3v3 League

Select Academy

8U-11U (2012-2009)

Select Academy

Select GK Academy

8U-11U (2012-2009)

Select GK Academy

Winter I Camps (December)

Winter Recreational Camp

7U-11U (2012-2008)

This camp is designed to help your player to not only enjoy the game of soccer in a higher competitive environment, but also teach them the intricacies of the game with thousands of touches on the ball through fun games and technical drills. All instruction through this camp will be done through playing the great game of soccer!

This camp will meet December 17th, 19th and 20th!

Winter Futsal

9U-14U (2010-2005)

As the winter comes around, we are excited to announce our 3rd Annual Futsál Camp. Join us for a fast pace, energetic, drop in style camp that will continue to push your development during the cold winter months. Each session will include a small technical activity followed by round robin style tournaments. We look forward to seeing you in December!

This league will kick off the first part of December! Please see details below on dates, time and location!

Winter II Camps (Jan-Feb)

High School iSkillz Camp

15U-19U (2004-2000) Boys and Girls

Dust off the off-season cobwebs at our High School iSkillz Camp! With heavy emphasis on individual player actions, speed & agility, high intensity training, & finishing and defending in the final third, this camp is sure to have you ready for the Spring season.

Winter GK Camp

11U-19U (2008-2000) Boys and Girls

Stay on top of your GK game throughout the winter months with the Winter GK Camp! Open to all competitive-aged (U11-U18) goalkeepers in any region, the camp focuses on distribution and communication, handling/diving techniques, high balls/crosses, shot-stopping, 1v1s, & more.

Spring Camps

Preseason Select Academy Camp

8U-10U (2011-2009)

Whether it is preparation for the new Select Program Season, or just an opportunity to immerse your child in a higher level of competition, the Preseason Select Academy Camp serves as a great kick-start to the spring season!

Select Academy Training Camp

8U-11U (2011-2008)

An opportunity to get your child’s feet wet with the competitive environment, the camp familiarizes recreational players with competitive playing principles, and prepares them for the Select Program selection process!

Select Academy GK Camp

8U-10U (2011-2009)

Catering to both first-timers and returning Goalkeepers, this introductory-level camp provides an opportunity to learn/enhance GK qualities related to distribution & communication, handling/diving, high balls/crosses, shot-stopping, 1v1s, & more!

Spring Break Smashup

15U-19U (2004-2000)

Keep individual player actions sharp during spring break with our Spring Break Smashup Camp!

Select Academy ID Camp

9U-10U (2011-2010)

The Select Academy ID Camp serves as our identification/selection process for those ready for the next step in competitive club soccer. At camps-end, players are selected for teams set to participate in the state’s top 9U/10U leagues for the upcoming fall & spring seasons.

Pre-Tryout Camp

11U-19U (2009-2001)

The Pre-Tryout Camp is solely geared towards preparing the player for competitive tryouts. By simulating tryout-demands, players will have a full understanding of what Rapids FC coaches are looking for at tryouts!

Summer Camps

Summer iSkillz Camp

8U-11U (2012-2009)

This summer we will introduce our brand new iSkillz camp for u8-u11 recreational players. We will focus on improving individual skills in 1v1 situations, controlling the ball under pressure, and manipulating the ball while in possession. This camp will allow players to focus on their individual skills in a group setting enhancing their growth in a “game-like” environment

Beat the Heat Camp

11U-19U (2009-2001)

Rise and shine with the NEW Rapids F.C Speed and Agility Camp. This program has been designed to give players the opportunity for consistent training leading up to their competitive or high school seasons. These sessions will include speed and agility, isolated technical exercises, and High Intensity Interval Training. There will be a heavy emphasis on speed of actions and injury prevention.

For the first time, this program would also like to invite parents to participate!  With parents involvement, we are creating an initiative, “Play for Life”. Come take part in the camp, get fit, and enjoy the benefits of soccer specific training!!

The camp will be organized by age groups. We will look to have U11-U14 Boys and girls, High School/College Players, and an adult group. Each group will have exercises and activities that specialize the needs of the group.

Summer Small-Sided Games Camp

8U-11U (2012-2009)

The Small-Sided Games Camp will introduce players to situations they will forever see while playing the game of soccer.  This camp will expose players to many scenarios that they will face in the game, leading them to problem solving and critical decision-making.

Select Academy Team Camps

9U-10U (2011-2010)

This summer Colorado Rapids FC will be offering a 4 day Select Academy Team Camp that will be individualized for teams getting a head start to the season. Creating the foundation of the Colorado Rapids FC Select Academy Curriculum.  These sessions will be run by Select Academy Director of Coaching Josh Hill.

Summer GK Camp

11U-19U (2009-2001)

This camp is designed for goalkeepers who want to stay on top of their game throughout the summer! It is open to all COMPETITVE age (U11-U18) goalkeepers in any region. We will group like-aged GKs together to provide the best training environment as possible. Through the four sessions, we will cover many topics including: distribution and communication as it relates to the Rapids FC game model, handling/diving techniques, high balls/crosses, shot stopping and 1v1s.

Summer 3v3 League

7U-Adults (2012-1925) Boys, Girls and Coed Teams

Summer 3v3 League

Fall Camps

Select Academy

8U-11U (2012-2009)

Select Academy

Select GK Academy

8U-11U (2012-2009)

Select GK Academy