Residential Soccer Camps

Residential Camp Overview

The New York Red Bulls residential soccer camps are offered at select residential locations in New York, New Jersey and Pennsylvania.
The residential camps provide individual players and teams with the opportunity to take part in a unique youth soccer training experience. The 5 day on campus curriculum,  provides training that focuses on the Red Bulls building blocks of player development:

(1) Motor Skill Development
(2) Technique and Skill Development
(3) Individual Tactics
(4) Group Tactics
(5) Team Tactics

In addition to field based sessions additional workshops are given that focus on team building, game analysis, fitness and nutrition, all of these additional elements provide players with an insight of what it takes to play at the highest level.

Program ID Camp Type Host Location
Town Region State Start Date End Date Register Online
 1577 RDS
East Stroudsburg University - BOYS ONLY East Stroudsburg Pennsylvania PA 6/15/14 6/19/14 Click Here
1648 Player/Team Nyack College
Nyack Hudson Valley NY 6/22/14 6/26/14 Click Here
1651 Player/Team Knox School St. James Long Island NY 6/29/14 7/3/14 Click Here
1719 Player/Team Rowan University Glassboro Central/South NJ 7/6/14 7/10/14 Click Here
1649 Player/Team Nyack College Nyack Hudson Valley NY 7/6/14 7/10/14 Click Here
1650 Player/Team Nyack College Nyack Hudson Valley NY 7/13/14 7/17/14 Click Here
 1572 Player/Team Peddie School Hightstown Central/South NJ 7/13/14 7/17/14 Click Here
1578 RDS Peddie School - BOYS ONLY
Hightstown   Central/South  NJ 7/20/14 7/24/14 Click Here
TBD Player/Team Mercy College Dobbs Ferry Westchester County NY 7/20/14 7/24/14 Click Here
1570 Player/Team Georgian Court University Lakewood Central/South NJ 7/27/14 7/31/14 Click Here
1652 Player/Team Knox School St. James Long Island NY 7/27/14 7/31/14 Click Here
TBD Player/Team Mercy College Dobbs Ferry Westchester County NY 7/27/14 7/31/14 Click Here
1579 RDS Peddie School - GIRLS ONLY
Hightstown   Central/South NJ 7/27/14  7/31/14 Click Here
1581 RDS Peddie School - BOYS ONLY Hightstown   Central/South NJ  8/3/14 8/7/14 Click Here
1653 Player/Team Knox School - GIRLS ONLY St. James Long Island NY  8/3/14 8/7/14 Click Here
TBD Player/Team Mercy College Dobbs Ferry Westchester County NY 8/3/14 8/7/14 Click Here
1663 RDS Golden Goal Fort Ann Upstate NY 8/17/14 8/21/14 Click Here
1664 RDS Golden Goal Fort Ann Upstate NY 8/24/14 8/28/14 Click Here
1709 Player/Team Camp Winadu Pittsfield National MA 8/24/14 8/28/14 Click Here

More 2014 Residential Camp locations will be posted soon!

RDS Camp Application Process:

Locations designated as RDS are accessible by tryout only. Applicants who have already participated in the try out based RDS are granted immediate acceptance, and are exempt from try out. With thousands of applicants for the RDS residential camps each year, these measures are taken to ensure new applicants are given a fair assessment, thus keeping a high standard of player on camp. For more detail on RDS camps, refer to the table below.

Coaching Staff :

Players will be coached by elite level Red Bull youth development staff that are highly qualified and experienced in working with advanced level soccer players. All coaching staff hold highly recognized coaching qualifications and have been through a rigorous recruitment and internal professional training programs.

Programs Offered :

The following programs will be offered:

(Please note that ages may vary depending on location. Please reveiw the specific camp registration page for exact age ranges.)

Program Name
Ages Description
RDS Camps 9 - 15 years Regional Development School (RDS) residential camps cater for competitive and elite travel team players, and feature the exclusive RDS curriculum and recognized RDS coaches. RDS residential camps are accessible by try-out only, and focus on individual technique, advanced skills, and ball mastery. Try-outs ensure a highly competitive environment for the whole week, and ensure that all players are immersed in one of the most intensive soccer environments available. RDS Residential camps are mostly gender specific, to create a more realistic and competitive playing environment. Goalkeeper specific curriculums are also available on the RDS camps.
Player Camp 9 - 16 years Designed for travel and select level players, the curriculum covers both advanced technical and tactical skills. The goal of the curriculum is to put players in a learning environment where they are challenged, technically, tactically, physically and mentally. Player camps are open registration, and are not subject to try-out.
Team Camp 9 - 16 years Designed for teams that want to undertake a week of pre-season training. Based on prior consultation with the team coach a tailored curriculum is design so that the team receives a customized training plan specific to the teams needs. The team camp experience also helps foster a great bonding and culture experience. (Players must register as a full team).
Extended Day Camp 9 - 16 years This program follows the same curriculum as the advanced player camp but is for players who prefer to travel into the site each day and return home at night (8.30 a.m. to 8.00 p.m. each day, 2.30 p.m. to 8.30 p.m on Sunday). The extended day camp option is not available for RDS residential camps.
High School Camp
Specifically designed for High School teams. Based on prior consultation with the team's coach, a tailored curriculum is designed so that the team receives a customized training plan specific to the team's needs. The team camp experience also helps foster a great bonding and culture experience.


Additional Player Benefits:
  • Red Bulls branded adidas uniform (shorts and socks)
  • Multiple Red Bulls adidas training t-shirts
  • Adidas soccer ball
  • Companion ticket to a Red Bulls game at Red Bull Arena
  • Special professional player guest appearances at selected locations
  • End of week performance evaluation
  • Daily players awards and prizes
  • 3 meals per day/Unlimited Buffet
  • Additional non soccer activities offered during 'fun' time including swimming*,tennis, basketball etc.

* Some locations may not have a swimming pool available for use.  Registrants for these specific locations will be notified closer to the camp week.

Typical Daily Schedule:

Theme Activity
7:00 a.m. - 8:30 a.m. Nutrition Breakfast
8:30 a.m. Administrative Day Camper Arrival
9:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. Technical Field Session 1
12:00 noon - 1:00 p.m. Nutrition Lunch
1:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. Tactical Field Session 2
3:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Technical Skills Challenge
4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. Recovery/Social Non-Soccer Activity/Rest
5:00 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. Nutrition Dinner
6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. Technical/Tactical Tournament Free Play
8:30 p.m. Administrative Day Camper Departure
8:30 p.m. - 10:30p.m. Recovery/Social Non-Soccer Activity/Rest
11:00 p.m. Recovery Lights Out

Program Registration Costs

Program Type
Prior to 4/1
4/1 Onwards
14 days prior
RDS Individual Player Fee* $695 $695 N/A
Regular Individual Player Fee $615 $665 $715
Extended Day Camp Price ** $440 $490 $540
Team Rate  (minimum of 12 players)*** $565 $615 $665


* Team rate and day camp rate not available on the RDS camp.

** Includes lunch and dinner.

***In order for a team to sign up for a residential camp, please contact so the program and the correct registration procedure can be fully explained.

Sibling Discount

The New York Red Bulls offer sibling discounts on our non-tryout based Residential Camps. A 10% discount will be deducted from each sibling registered after the first sibling. All siblings must be registered for the same program, have the same last name and must be registered during the same transaction in order to receive the discount.

Regional Development School (RDS) Residential Camps are excluded from the sibling discount as these are tryout based programs.

For a description of each facility, please click here.

For more information please call 1-888-370-7287 or e-mail us
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