Challenger Sports

Challenger's British Soccer Camp is the most popular camp in the country. With an innovative curriculum that develops skills, speed and confidence in players of all ages and abilities, British Soccer Camps provide boys and girls with the rare opportunity to receive high-level soccer coaching from a team of international expert’s right in the heart of their own community. In addition to teaching new skills and improving game performance, each British Soccer Camp provides lessons in character development, cultural education and is the most fun your child can have learning the sport they love!

Simply put, we have amazing coaches, awesome accents, innovative practices and a unique cultural twist that combine for a one-of-a-kind camp experience! With a full time recruitment and training program in the UK, and thousands of qualified candidates to choose from, Challenger only recruits the most talented and enthusiastic coaches who have a genuine interest in providing your players with a memorable and positive experience!





.....                                            CAMP PROGRAMS
Challenger Sports' British Soccer Camp is the most popular soccer camp in the country. Hundreds of Challenger coaches each year have helped the company develop one of the most innovative approaches to coaching youth soccer in the US. Our experienced staff study the game at all levels and we have identified the key techniques and skills that your players need to work on and master to reach their true potential.

Each day includes individual foot skills, technical drills, tactical practices, small-sided games, coached scrimmages, and a daily World Cup tournament.

Coach with a young camper FIRST KICKS
3 - 4 year olds • 1 hour per day
A fun introduction to the very basic elements of the game.

Young boy on camp MINISOCCER
4 - 6 year olds • 1.5 hours per day 
Fundamental practices, fun activities and small sided games.

World Cup facepaint HALF DAY CAMPS
6 - 16 year olds • 3 hours per day 
Emphasis is placed upon individual skill development and technique.

Full Day Soccer Camp FULL DAY CAMPS
10 - 18 year olds • 6 hours per day 
For serious players focusing on techniques & tactical development.

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.....                                       CAMP CURRICULUM
Challenger SportsCHALLENGER 1,000

British Soccer CampThe early mastery of technical skills is one of the most important elements in the development of youth soccer players.  Challenger’s NEW 1,000 Touches Curriculumhas been created to address the key areas of technical development that have the biggest impact on their performance in the game.

Challenger’s New 1,000 Touches Curriculum will provide high levels of repetition of the most valuable and frequently used soccer skills and as the title suggests, it will give each player over 1,000 points of contact with the ball in each 3 hour daily camp.

Each day, the coaches will take the players through a progressive series of skill building practices from unopposed, to opposed, game related and finally into a game.
  • Soccer ABC - Players will improve their Agility, Balance and Coordination.
  • Dribbling - improve the ability to change direction and move at speed.
  • Moves - master more than 20 different ways to turn and fake opponents.
  • Passing - improve accuracy, pace and 1st touch control.
  • Shooting - improve power and placement with each foot.
  • Heading - learn how to safely and confidently head the ball.
  • Tackling/Defending - improve your tackling skills and learn how to defend.
  • Freestyle - daily program of juggling, lifts and balances by John Farnworth.

.....                   ALL THIS PLUS FREE GIFTS!

Challenger Sports British Soccer Camps not only offer an unrivalled soccer experience during the summer months but they also include an excellent campers package.   Simply put our British Soccer Camps are the most popular camp program in the USA and Canada.  We have more campers, more coaches, more great new games and practices.... and NOW MORE FREE STUFF!!!


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"The uniforms, balls, and tee shirts that you provided were attractive, durable, and of good quality.  The equipment, the coaches, and the program are all top drawer.  I will not hesitate to recommend this program to anyone." 

* With online sign up prior to 45 days of the camp start.


.....                                     MEET OUR COACHES
Challenger SportsMEET OUR COACHES

Since 1984 thousands of coaches have helped hundreds of thousands of young American players fall in love with Soccer! Our coaches are the reason why!!! Simply put we hire only the best! With 18 offices throughout the US, UK and Brazil; the company is now the clear industry leader. Challenger Sports will employ over 1,000 British coaches to work on our British Soccer Camps.


With a full time recruitment program in the UK, and our reputation as the best, we attract thousands of UK coaches each year. Challenger however only has 1,000 spaces available and thus only recruits the most talented and enthusiastic coaches (most of which are holding top UK and European coaching licenses, Honors Degrees and teaching qualifications). All our potential staff are assessed on the field in a practical coaching setting and through a formal interview. They also undergo thorough background, reference and VISA checks as part of the selection process.

.....                                                  HOST A COACH

The coaches on your summer camp will stay with local families in your community for the duration of the camp week. This has become one of the most popular elements of Challenger's British Soccer Camp program. Each year we receive hundreds of emails from families telling us what an incredible time they had hosting one of our coaches. In return, not only will you receive a rebate of up to $80 towards the cost of your summer soccer camp fees, but more importantly you will enjoy a unique week learning about the UK, learning about soccer and building lasting friendships with our staff.


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"I just wanted to take time to let you know what a wonderful time me and my family had being a host family. Matthew  was a delight to have in our home last week. We sincerely appreciate the opportunity to be a host family and would do it again, in a heartbeat! Matthew was a gracious guest and fit into our family very well. This is an experience that we will remember for the rest of our lives. We miss him already and talk about him often. Thanks again and we have thoroughly enjoyed being a host!"

If you are interested in Hosting a Coach please make sure you mark so during the Registration Stages or contact your Regional Director.

Thank you to our 13,000 host families who housed our coaching staff this summer! If you received a host family card please go to the link below to redeem your code for credit, merchandise or a rebate.

To claim your rebate please click here.