When people succeed, it is because of hard work. Luck has nothing to do with success.
— Diego Maradona, Boca Juniors, Barcelona, Napoli and Argentina



Advanced Camps — Day

Advanced Camps have been designed by youth, college and international coaches to expose players to a camp environment in which they can take their game to the next level. Our Advanced Camps involve instructional sessions, strength training and conditioning, and video analysis in a structured training environment.

*Players must be participating in a travel or academy program currently in order to participate.

Scholarship Application: Camps

Date Camp Location Gender Birth year Check-in Check-out Cost
July 3–7 Day Chelsea Waterside Park Boys and Girls 2003–07 9:00 am 3:00 pm $550
July 10–14* Day Chelsea Waterside Park Boys and Girls 2003–07 9:00 am 3:00 pm $550
July 17–20 Performance Pier 40 Boys and Girls 2003–05 5:30 am 7:00 pm $150
July 31–August 4 Day Chelsea Waterside Park Boys and Girls 2003–07 9:00 am 3:00 pm $550
August 7–10 HS Prep Pier 40 Boys and Girls 1999–2003 12:00 pm 2:00 pm $195
August 7–11 Day Chelsea Waterside Park Boys and Girls 2003–07 9:00 am 3:00 pm $550
August 21–25 Day Chelsea Waterside Park Boys and Girls 2003–07 9:00 am 3:00 pm $550

* This camp is currently full.


Advanced Camps — Residential

Benefits of Residential Camp

DUSC Residential Camps combine high level instruction, excellent competition, first class facilities and expert coaches to create a unique and exciting experience for teams and individual players.

Our mix of technical and tactical instruction, actual game situations and problem solving, combined with tournament style matches will develop creative, versatile and confident soccer players. The experience of living, eating and training in a professional environment 24/7 will prepare players for the next level.

Residential Camp benefits:

  • Individual and collective development
  • Team bonding and enhancement of social skills
  • Character building and professionalism
  • Learning the importance of diet, nutrition, rest and recovery
  • Understanding more tactical concepts in 9v9 and 11v11 game situations
  • Working with new coaches from different backgrounds
  • Playing with and against players from other teams and age groups
  • Other fun activities to increase happiness and mindfulness

Christchurch School

Christchurch School is a college-preparatory boarding school in Christchurch, Virginia founded in 1921. The school is located on a 125-acre waterfront campus on the Rappahannock River near the Chesapeake Bay. The scenic and quiet campus setting is an ideal location for a focused and professional environment, where players can engage in the process of high level development.

  • 3 full-sized Bermuda grass fields
  • Indoor gym with 3 futsal sized courts
  • Indoor running track
  • Air conditioned dorms and dining room
  • Beach and river access

Scholarship Application: Camps

Date Camp Location Gender Age Check-in Check-out Cost
July 23–27 Residential Christchurch, VA Boys and Girls 2000–05 2:00 pm 12:00 pm $725*

*Including luxury travel coach with bathroom and TVs