The Houston Dynamo Youth Development System, presented by Statoil, will offer two new types of camps during the spring of 2010 and will offer its popular Kids Camps and Centers of Excellence this spring.
For young players aged 5-12, the Dynamo will offer Kids Camp during spring break, March 15-18, at New Territory Sports Complex in Sugar Land. Registration is currently available by calling (713) 276-7524. Kids Camps offer age-appropriate skill-specific curriculum in a fun and kid-friendly environment.
Later this year, for older players born from 1992-96, the Dynamo will offer a special Residential Elite Camp, presented by Statoil, held at Our Lady of the Lake University in San Antonio, including overnight accommodations. Running June 13-17, the Residential Elite Camp curriculum and training will be based on technique and tactical development. Participants will play a number of small-sided and 11 v. 11 games throughout the week. Each player will be evaluated by the Dynamo coaching staff, and successful players will be invited to train with the Dynamo Academy. The Residential Elite Camp costs $675 and includes room and board in San Antonio. Registration is available by calling (713) 276-7524.
For players aged 8-14, the Dynamo will be offering the first Dynamo Fantasy Camp, presented by Statoil, giving boys the chance to experience a professional training environment. The Fantasy Camp will take place on dates to be determined in June due to construction at Robertson Stadium. At the Fantasy Camp, players will have a personalized locker at Robertson Stadium and train five hours per day at the University of Houston. The camp costs $425, and registration is available by calling (713) 276-7524.
Centers of Excellence, presented by Statoil and designed for boys and girls aged 8-12 for once-weekly training sessions, are currently accepting registration at HoustonDynamo.com