ELEVATE YOUR GAME

Train at altitude with top national and international coaches. 

Steamboat Soccer Academy soccer camps focus on player development in all aspects of the game. We provide an encouraging learning environment that integrates physical and mental challenges to help players grow in the game of soccer.

Registration for 2021 Camps Now Open!

Steamboat Soccer Academy
Premier Colorado Soccer Camps

Since 1994, the Steamboat Soccer Academy has been delivering the ultimate soccer camp experience for players ages 5-19 in the mountains of Colorado.

We offer two 4-day Performance soccer camp sessions, including a junior youth-only camp. Each camp is lead by top-level national licensed coaches, international coaches, and experienced college-level coaches.

Steamboat Soccer Academy continues to captivate those with a desire to participate in new adventures and elevate their game.  We deliver the ultimate soccer camp experiences in the world-class mountain community of Steamboat Springs, Colorado.

Our great weather, a pristine Rocky Mountain setting, and full-time dedication to one sport makes the Steamboat Soccer Academy a serious soccer camp for serious soccer players.

Explore SSA Soccer Camps

4-Day Performance Academy

    • 4-Day Soccer Camp
      Session 1 - July 6 - July 9, 2021
      Session 2 - July 11 - July 14, 2021
    • Field Player and Goalkeeper Training
    • Boys and Girls Camp
    • Perfect for ages 8-19
    • Camper Options
      Day Camper
    • Residential (Returning in 2022)
      Day Camper Plus (Returning in 2022)

Our 4-Day Academy Soccer Camp is designed for the passionate soccer player. The 4-Day SSA Soccer Camp will expose all participants to the best on and off-field soccer training, competitions, and activities to maximize full potentials and prepare each player to dominate their teammates and opponents in their upcoming season.

Youth players, be sure to check out this year's dedicated youth camp. This is the perfect opportunity to hone those Goalkeeper skills and take on a new challenge in the field.

Interested in attending more than one session? No Problem! Register for one, two, or all three sessions during registration.

Session 1

July 6 - July 9, 2021
Ages 8-19

Session 2

July 11 - July 14, 2021
Ages 8-19

4-Day Junior Academy

    • 4-Day Soccer Camp
      Session 1 - July 6 - July 9, 2021
      Session 2 - July 11 - July 14, 2021
    • Field Player
    • Boys and Girls Camp
    • Perfect for ages 5-7
    • Day Camper Only

New for 2021 is the introduction of the Steamboat Soccer Junior Academy. Designed for the 5-7-year-old athlete with the same passion, fun, and development of our Youth and High School camps is a program tailored specifically for the rising stars. This environment is perfect for the junior soccer player to learn from high-level coaches also trained to work with the specific development demands of these age groups. By learning through fun technical activities, small-sided games and competitions our age-appropriate schedule will allow optimal on-field exposure and adequate break times for participants and their families to explore all that Steamboat has to offer in the Summertime.

Session 1

July 6 - July 9, 2021
Ages 5-7

Session 2

July 11 - July 14, 2021
Ages 5-7

Premier Academy

9-Day Residential Soccer Camp - Returning in 2022

The SSA 9-Day Premier Academy Soccer Camp build on our Performance Academy by allowing campers to challenge and grow their soccer knowledge over multiple sessions.

The SSA Premier Camps utilize an attention-to-quality-detail approach that will maximize the development of the complete soccer athlete. The Premier Camp is divided into phases, that include intense training and quality active recovery session. This intimate training environment is for the most dedicated players. Enrollment is limited and early registration is highly recommended. 

Premier Session

Ages 10-19

SSA Player Development Goals

Technical

Improve overall technical ability.

  • Passing
  • Receiving
  • Ball striking & shooting
  • Better comfort with the ball
  • Dribbling
  • Ball control
  • Controlled heading

TACTICAL

Build tactical awareness on the field and gain a better understanding of the game.

  • Learning through dynamic drills that build using 1v1, 2v2, small sided situations
  • Focus drills on attacking, defending, and ball movement
  • Daily 11v11 full-sided games

Mindset

Develop passion within the player that enables athletes to play with intensity, energy, and a stronger competitive nature. 

  • Preparation
  • Accountability
  • Managing emotions
  • Working through adversity

Performance

Increase soccer movements, speed, agility, and reactions.

  • Increase speed and agility
  • Build power
  • Increase endurance
  • Reduce chance of injury

Competition

Apply skills learned in daily competitions that provided problem-solving opportunities for every player. 

  • Speed of play
  • Build-ups
  • Changing point of attack
  • Team shape
  • Applying pressure

Teamwork

Learning to work as a team and for your team on the ball and off the ball. 

  • Making runs
  • Clearing space
  • Defending as a team
  • Attacking as a team
Emerald Field Soccer Complex
Colorado Mountain College Alpine Campus

Facilities

Utilizing world-class soccer facilities, sitting in the Yampa Valley, amongst the Colorado Rocky Mountains, the Steamboat Soccer Academy provides an environment for soccer performance excellence. For athletes, its the perfect training grounds. No other place can compare.

The Steamboat Soccer Academy utilizes three soccer training complexes in Steamboat Springs, CO, as well as the Colorado Mountain College Campus for residential campers and classroom sessions.

COVID Mitigation Guidelines:

We take participant and staff health and safety seriously. Throughout every program, we will adhere to all National, State, and County Guidelines. Detailed information will be emailed prior to the start of camp.
Basic Guidelines, and not limited to:
  • Only players and staff on the field
  • Training groups appropriately distanced throughout the field complex
  • Designated drop off and pick up points
  • Sanitation stations
  • Daily equipment sanitation