Each summer the Santa Cruz City YSC sponsors soccer camps to promote the game and advance the skills of the kids playing in the club. Below is the list of camps that have taken place in the summer of 2013.
Information about upcoming 2014 camps will be published on this page later in the year.
Advanced Soccer Summer Camps, August 5-9, 12-16 2013
Santa Cruz City YSC conducted two 1-week advanced soccer camps directed by Hillel Rom at Harvey West Park. The camp targeted committed advanced players, boys and girls ages 9-17. The focus of the camps was technical skills, technique and small sided games.
Hillel has been coaching in Santa Cruz for over 30 years and has assembled a highly qualified group of local coaches to assist him in making this camp successful. If you have any questions feel free to email Hillel.
West Coast Coaching Soccer Camp, July 15-19 2013
The Santa Cruz City YSC combined with West Coast Coaching (WCC) to offer the ultimate soccer camp. Five top level professional British soccer coaches working in Academies across the UK came to our city and coached over fifty kids.
The camp was held at Branciforte Middle School from July 15th to the 19th.
Club and Team Development Camp, June 16-20 2013
The Santa Cruz City Youth Soccer Club hosted the Club and Team Development Camp, created by Frans Hoek, assistant/goalkeeper coach for AFC Ajax, FC Barcelona, FC Bayern Munich, and the Polish and Dutch National Mens Soccer teams.
Several Dutch coaches who work in the Royal Netherlands Football Association (KNVB) taught at the excellent Branciforte turf field according to the common, successful system that has spread Dutch players and coaches far and wide.