Fall football starts with summer time and going to a summer camp specializing in football is a great way to build skills, confidence and maintain momentum. Many camps offer instruction by NFL or college players and coaches. Not only is it a way for kids to learn skills from the very best in the sport, it gives the players and coaches a way to give back to the sport’s younger generations and kids a connection to their idols.
Campers can learn overall football skills such as general blocking, running, catching, and offense, defense or even specialized skills for position players such as receivers, kickers, and quarterbacks. These camps give kids a mental edge on the field and build teamwork.
SummerCamps.com has a comprehensive listing of Football Camps, some of the highlights include:
Nike Football Camps – Named “Top Football Camp” in Sports Illustrated for KIDS, the camp program features full contact drills and scrimages with a staff of college coaches and current and former college players. These camps are put together by US Sports Camps (USSC), they’ve been around since 1975 and they offer locations all over the US, there’s probably one near you.
IMG Academy – Offers football camps during the summer as well as during the holidays. Held in Florida, they offer week long, and multi-week sessions.
Are you ready for some football?