Columbus Parks & Recreation Youth Soccer Camps

There are a variety of youth soccer camps offered through the Columbus Parks & Recreation Department and our partners.

CANCELLED – Columbus Youth Soccer Camp (Flyer PDF)

Ages  7-13  |  July 6 – 10 |  9:00am – 10:30am
Blackwell Park  |  $70 
Description:  The Columbus Youth Soccer Camp is led by the Columbus East High School boy’s soccer coach, Brad Barber.  The camp goes over the basics of soccer in addition some more advanced skills and game play strategy. The camp is for individuals ages 5 – 13 and takes place at Blackwell Park/Dick Wigh Soccer Complex.
Registration:  June 8 – July 3, 5pm
Early Discount Deadline:  June 19, 5pm to save $10

Challenger Sports International Soccer Camps (Flyer PDF)

Challenger International Soccer Camps (staffed by coaches from Europe, Brazil and the U.S.) teach a fun, technical, and tactical based curriculum, revolving around five of the world’s leading soccer nations: Brazil, France, Spain, UK and the US. The International Soccer Camp will feature a number of new elements in the curriculum and will also include a ground breaking technology feature providing players with an app based platform which will help them prepare before camp, learn skills quicker and more efficiently during the camp, and then help them to continue their education and skill development with camp homework and on-going virtual training throughout the season.

CANCELLED – June 15 – 19
Dick Wigh Soccer Complex/Blackwell Park
Ages 3 – 4 | First Kicks | 9am – 10am | $95
Ages 5 – 6 | Mini Soccer | 10:30am – 12pm | $110
Ages 7 – 9 | Half Day | 9am – 12pm | $142
Ages 10 – 14 | Half Day | 1pm – 4pm | $142
Ages 14 – 18 | Half Day | 1pm – 4pm | $142
Ages 10 – 18 | Full Day | 9am – 4pm | $195
To register please go to: www.challengersports.com
If signing up after midnight June 5, add a $10 late fee.
Free jersey and ball deadline: June 5

July 13 – 17
Dick Wigh Soccer Complex/Blackwell Park
Ages 3 – 4 | First Kicks | 9am – 10am | $95
Ages 5 – 6 | Mini Soccer | 10:30am – 12pm | $110
Ages 7 – 9 | Half Day | 9am – 12pm | $142
Ages 10 – 14 | Half Day | 1pm – 4pm | $142
Ages 14 – 18 | Half Day | 1pm – 4pm | $142
Ages 10 – 18 | Full Day | 9am – 4pm | $195
To register please go to: www.challengersports.com
If signing up after midnight July 3, add a $10 late fee.
Free jersey and ball deadline: July 3

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CANCELLED – Chicago Fire FC Soccer Camp (Flyer PDF)
Ages 3 – 14 | July 20 – July 24
Dick Wigh Soccer Complex/Blackwell Park | $85 or $140

Kick-off your summer by signing up to a Chicago Fire Soccer Camp in partnership with Columbus Parks and Recreation Department, which was listed as one of the top 12 “Totally Cool Summer Camps” in Chicago Parent Magazine! Play, learn, train and have fun with our passionate, certified Chicago Fire FC community coaches in a week-long soccer experience filled with technical foot skills, small-sided games, and scrimmages.

As part of the camp experience, every participant will receive a camp t-shirt, player evaluation, and a ticket to attend our unique ‘Graduation Day’ event before a Chicago Fire FC game at our new home, Soldier Field! A once in a lifetime opportunity to play on the main field at Soldier Field just like the Chicago Fire FC first team!

Ages 3 – 5 | Little Sparks | 8am – 9am | $85
Ages 6 – 9 | Half Day Camp | 9am – 12pm | $140
Ages 10 – 14 | Half Day Camp | 9am – 12pm | $140
Registration: Current – July 17, 5pm (limited day of registrations may be available.)
To register, please visit chicago-fire.com.
For questions, please call (708) 496-6772 or email mharris@chicago-fire.com.