Athletics

Atletico de Madrid Soccer Camp

July 29 - August 2, 2018

"I am looking forward to working with coaches from Atletico Madrid to teach middle and high school athletes the technical and tactical skills that will help them to become impact soccer players on their home teams. This is an amazing opportunity to receive focused training as athletes prepare for their fall seasons!"

--Abbey Edwards, Head Girls' Varsity Soccer Coach, Vermont Academy
Club Atletico de Madrid is one of the top-rated soccer teams in the world. They are currently in second place in the UEFA rankings. They have played in nine major European and domestic finals in the past five years, winning seven of them.

This summer, for the first time ever, Vermont Academy will host an Atletico de Madrid soccer camp, led by official coaches of the Atletico de Madrid Academy.

Open to 100 players, this coed camp will give 10- to 17-year-old players an unparalleled opportunity for world-class soccer training and coaching.

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"Vermont Academy is thrilled to be partnering with Atletico Madrid. This is an incredible opportunity for all kids and families who are passionate about the game of soccer. Atletico are one of the top clubs in the world. Not only are they a team with great technical skill, but they are also one of the most tenacious and hard working teams in Europe. Training with their coaching staff will be an invaluable learning opportunity for young soccer enthusiasts."

--Brian Gilloran, Head Coach, Boys' Varsity Soccer, Vermont Academy
This soccer camp will introduce players to Atletico de Madrid's powerful training methodologies.

Campers will:
  • Learn Atletico de Madrid's technical and tactical concepts
  • Discuss the importance of healthy diet and healthy habits, and receive a nutritional plan designed by Atletico de Madrid health services
  • Explore the values and philosophy represented by Atletico de Madrid
  • Build bonds with their teammates
  • Take part in training, recreation, and fun!
Location: Vermont Academy campus in Saxtons River, Vermont

Dates: July 29 to August 2, 2019

Campus setting: 450 acres, including three soccer fields

Ages: 10 to 17

Schedule: Full-day soccer camp with day and boarding options. Boarding campers will enjoy a full slate of evening activities and residential life programming.

Also included:
  • A full Atletico de Madrid training kit (personlized t-shirt, Atletico de Madrid jerseys, shorts, socks)
  • An Atletico de Madrid welcome pack, including a logo and a pin
  • An official accrediting certificate of attendance
  • Accommodation in Vermont Academy dormitories
  • All meals for boarders; lunch for day students
  • 24-hour residential staffing
  • All the perks of Vermont in summer, from swimming to green hills to maple creemees

List of 1 frequently asked questions.

  • Q. Pricing

    Boarding campers:
    $599

    Day campers:
    $399


    The camp registration fee is refundable through April 15. After April 15, the fee is refundable less a $200 deposit. After June 30, the fee is fully non-refundable.

Vermont Academy Soccer Camp Staff

List of 2 members.

  • Ms. Abbey Edwards 

    History Department Chair/ Head Coach, Girls' Varsity Soccer
    Middlebury College - BA
    Harvard University Graduate School of Education - MEd
  • Mr. Brian Gilloran 

    Director of Residential Life & Community Service / Head Coach, Boys' Varsity Soccer
    (802) 869-6252
    St. Lawrence University - BA

Education for Life - One Student at a Time

Vermont Academy is a coed college preparatory boarding and day school in southern Vermont, serving grades 9-12 plus a postgraduate year.