SUMMER SOCCER CAMP with Coach Ben Oswald
WHO: U11/12 Boys Camp U11/12 Girls Camp
WHEN: June 5 - 8 for Girls June 12 - 15 for boys
WHERE: Ben Oswald Park
TIME: 9 -10:30 AND 4:30 - 6
Registration May 11 - 25th. Late fee of 25.00 May 26 - June 2, CLOSE date. Ten players minimum required for camp to proceed.
CONTENT: The players will be exposed to basic ball skills i.e. Dribbling, Passing, Receiving (ground and air balls) Finishing (shooting). Each day will be devoted to developing these skills through challenging, fun technical exercises as well as games that encourage the use of those skills, with an underpinning of basic tactics (decision making).
About the Coach: Coach Oswald is a 34 year veteran of coaching the game of soccer. He received his USSF National A License in 1996 (must be renewed every 4 years). Additionally, he holds the National Youth and National Goalkeeping Licenses.
Coach Oswald is the founder of Chaffee County United SC (2000). He is a former head age group coach for Colorado State Select (ODP) 13 years, and was the Interim Director of the program in 2004. He was the director of the Western Slope Player Development Program (Colorado Youth Soccer) for 4 years, and was involved with coach education for 20 years, as a staff instructor for Colorado Youth Soccer. Additionally, he was a guest coach at the Hanoi Football Academy in Viet Nam in 2007 and was Interim Head Coach at the Balboa Academy in Panama City, Panama in 2012. He is presently the Director of Coaching for Chaffee County United SC as well as had Coach for Salida High School Boys Soccer.