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Celtic Summer Camps

2021 Celtic Summer Camp Program Schedule

Celtic Summer Camp registration will OPEN THURSDAY, APRIL 29TH. Thank you for your patience.

(ALL camp age groups are based on THIS UPCOMING FALL school grade level) *U5 group MUST BE 4 before the start of camp on June 28th

When appropriate during each camp, players will be divided by age and/or ability level so coaches can offer the most skill based instruction.

Celtic Park is located at 1351 N Rohlwing Rd (just north of Palatine High School)

 

Please make sure to bring a soccer ball, wear shin guards, water, cleats or gym shoes and bring any medical supplies you may need.

PreK-2nd grade: size 3 soccer ball

3rd-6th grade: size 4 soccer ball

7th-9th grade: size 5 soccer ball

 

IDPH made the following modifications to their masking policy during athletic camps:

During Athletic Summer Camps:

  • “Individuals who are fully vaccinated against the virus that causes COVID-19 may resume sports-related activities without wearing masks or maintaining physical distance for all sports.”

  • “Individuals who are not fully vaccinated should continue to wear a mask during sports-related activities for sports played indoors.”

  • “Individuals who are not fully vaccinated may resume sports-related activities without wearing masks for any sport played outdoors.”

IDPH Sports Safety Guidance updated June 11, 2021 )




2021 SUMMER CAMPS

DATE TIME CAMP LOCATION AGES, LEVEL COST
June 28-July 1 9-11am Celtic Skills Camp **SOLD OUT** Celtic Park U8-U16, All players (1st - 9th grade this fall) $145, includes shirt
June 28-July 1 5-7pm Celtic House Camp Celtic Park U5-U10, All players (PreK - 4th grade this fall) $125, includes shirt
July 12-15 9-11am Celtic Finishing Camp **SOLD OUT** Celtic Park U8-U16, All players (1st - 9th grade this fall) $145, includes shirt
July 12-15 9-11 am Celtic Goalkeeper Camp Celtic Park U8-U16, All players (1st - 9th grade this fall) $145, includes shirt
July 12-15 5-7pm Celtic SC Boys & Girls Individual Camp Celtic Park U8-U16, TRAVEL players (1st - 9th grade this fall) $145, includes shirt
July 19-22 9-11am Celtic SC Complete Camp Celtic Park U8-U16, All players (1st - 9th grade this fall) $145, includes shirt
July 19-22 5-7pm Celtic Skills Camp Celtic Park U8-U16, All players (1st - 9th grade this fall) $145, includes shirt
July 26-29 9-11am Celtic House Camp Celtic Park U5-U10, All players (PreK - 4th grade this fall) $125, includes shirt
July 26-29 5-7pm Celtic SC Boys & Girls Individual Camp Celtic Park U8-U16, TRAVEL players (1st - 9th grade this fall) $145, includes shirt
July 26-28 7:15-8:15pm Celtic Strength & Conditioning Camp with 10-40-10 Fitness Celtic Park 2002-20011 birth year, ALL Celtic players $65 (see registration link above)
August 9-12 9-11am Palatine Celtic SC Boys & Girls Highly Recommended Pre Season Team Camp/ Goal Keeper Camp Celtic Park U9-U12, 2021-2022 Celtic TRAVEL players Separate registration not needed/Details provided in early summer
August 9-12 5-7pm Palatine Celtic SC Boys & Girls Highly Recommended Pre Season Team Camp/ Goal Keeper Camp Celtic Park U13-U19, 2021-2022 Celtic TRAVEL players Separate registration not needed/Details provided in early summer

Celtic SC Skills Camp

  • Camp staff instructing players the technique of dribbling, fakes and feints, running with the ball, shielding the ball, and turning with the ball
  • Campers should expect to spend at least 15-20 minutes per day at camp learning our core moves at Celtic SC
  • Every day will feature a different technical component: passing & receiving, shooting, and dribbling. 
  • Small sided games played revolving around skills taught
  • Players will develop in camp based on the Celtic Way player development pathway
  • Professional instruction from Celtic's licensed professional staff

Celtic Finishing Camp

The Celtic Finishing Camp will feature:

  • Instruction on how to strike the ball with different surfaces in order to score goals
  • Instruction on the proper way to strike the ball for goal using both feet
  • Instruction how to finish crossed balls, finishing balls off the dribble, finishing balls from distance and finishing from close range
  • Instruction on how to finish balls under pressure 
  • Feature small-sided games teaching the correct techniques that revolve around scoring goals
  • If you want to develop into a striker who strikes the ball with power and can miss the goalkeeper for goals, this is the camp for you!
  • Professional instruction from Celtic's licensed professional staff

Celtic SC Complete Camp

The Celtic SC Complete Camp will feature:

  • Technical skill building
  • Basic tactical concepts on how to attack and defend in small groups
  • Professional instruction from Celtic's licensed professional staff

Celtic House Player Camp

  • The camp is for any level ability recreational player U5-U10
  • The camp will include skill development in dribbling, shooting, passing & receiving, and defending
  • Feature small-sided games to encourage proper decision making and tactical understanding of attacking & defending principles
  • Professional instruction from Celtic's licensed professional staff
  • Camp curriculum based on the Celtic Way, our premier development player pathway

Palatine Celtic SC Boys & Girls Individual Camp (Travel Players)

The Celtic SC Individual Player Camp will feature:

  • Sign up as individuals and will be placed in groups by Celtic staff
  • Technical skill development including passing, dribbling, shooting
  • Small sided games that focus on each day's chosen skill
  • Professional instruction from Celtic's licensed professional staff

Celtic SC Street Soccer Camp- NOT OFFERED THIS SUMMER

The Celtic SC Street Soccer Camp will feature:

  • Warm ups
  • Playing in small sided, tournament style games, and possibly large games
  • Players will warm up each day and then be split into teams & play for the duration of camp
  • Professional instruction from Celtic's licensed professional staff

Celtic Goalkeeper Camp

The Celtic Goalkeeper Camp will feature:

  • Technical aspects of catching, shot stopping, and footwork
  • Learning about the changing roles of the GK in the modern game
  • Small-sided GK games: Goalie Wars
  • Tactical instruction of GKs best communicate and how to read the game
  • Features the Celtic GK staff
  • All exercises based on the Celtic Way, our premier development pathway