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.

Steamboat Soccer Academy
Premier Colorado Soccer Camps

Due to the ongoing challenges from the COVID-19 virus, and concern for the health and safety of our participants and staff, we have made the difficult decision to cancel all 2020 Steamboat Soccer Academy Camps.

We know that this news will be disappointing and we share in those sentiments. As a small locally owned business, this decision is one that has been very difficult for us to make, and in the end, was out of our control. We know our soccer family is strong and we appreciate your support of our summer soccer camps and hope that you can join us when we return in 2021.

More information for campers registered for 2020 Camps

Since 1994, the Steamboat Soccer Academy has been delivering the ultimate soccer camp experience for players ages 8-19 in the mountains of Colorado.

We offer three 4-day Performance soccer camp sessions, including a youth only camp and 9-day Premier soccer camp for the most dedicated players. 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.

SSA Player Development Goals


Improve overall technical ability.

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


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


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


Increase soccer movements, speed, agility, and reactions.

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


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


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


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.