Wednesday May 02 2012
British soccer comes to Rocklin
By: Staff Report
Three summer camps
Rocklin Parks and Recreation will host a week long British Soccer Camps for ages 5-12 beginning in June. In conjunction with Challenger Sports, over 1,000 soccer British soccer coaches will be on hand to coach these clinics. All soccer fundamentals will be taught, plus values like respect, sportsmanship and integrity. The camps are scheduled for June 18-22, July 9-13, Aug. 6-10, all to be held at Johnson-Springview Park, 5480 5th St. The program also offers Camp World Cup, a unique cultural experience with participants learning the customs and traditions of other countries. It will also include team colors and flags of other countries. The Half Day program (9 a.m. to noon) is $160; the Golden Goal program (1-3 p.m.) is $43. The fee includes a camp T-shirt, soccer ball and giant soccer poster. A skills performance evaluation will also be given to each camper. Campers registering 45 days in advance will also get a British Soccer replica jersey. Go online to challengersports.com or call Andrea Slater (916) 625-5219/e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.