Our Philosophy

RYSA strives to provide a positive experience for developing players and coaches who have the desire and commitment to excel in the sport of soccer. Our goal is to make it fun, and instill in young players a lifelong passion for the sport.


2014/2015 Winter Academy: Practices will take place at the state of the art RCTC Dome (full size turf field with 4 full size portable goals). Registration for 2014/2015 will open the week of August 4th. For more information please visit the Academy website.

2014 RYSA Summer Camps

3rd / 4th Grade (U9-U10) Skills Training
  • Session 1 Dates: June 9-13
  • Session 2 Dates: July 28-Aug 1
  • Time: 9.00 am - 10:30am
  • Cost: $75
  • Location: Faud Sports Complex

This 5 day camp will focus on the development of techniques and skills essential for the U09 and U10 player. Each day will cover ball mastery exercises plus a theme of the day will include: Shooting, Dribbling, Passing and Moving, 1 v 1 Defending, plus a variety of fun/challenging small-sided games. All activities and games will encourage maximum touches on the ball.

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Summer Morning Recreation Soccer Camp
  • Dates: June 16-20
  • Time: 9:00 am-10:30 am
  • Cost: $75
  • Ages: Grades 1-6
  • Location: Fuad Sports Complex

This soccer camp for children in grades 1-6 is focused on teaching and improving soccer skills by using a series of enjoyable games and activities. Emphasis is on having fun, developing and improving skills and team building.

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Strikers and Goalkeepers Camp
  • Dates: June 23-27
  • Time: 9:00 am-10:30 am
  • Cost: $75
  • Ages: U11-U16
  • Location: Fuad Sports Complex

At the “Striker’s and Goalkeepers Camp” field players will learn ways to improve their goal scoring techniques, while goalkeepers will learn skills to help them improve their goalkeeping abilities.

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Defender Camp
  • Dates: July 7-11
  • Time: 9:00 am-10:30 am
  • Cost: $75
  • Ages: U11-U16
  • Location: Fuad Sports Complex

All players need to know the principles of defending, no matter what position they play. Through 1v1, 2v2 and 3v3 field experiences, this camp will help develop and broaden participant’s individual and small group defending tactics and techniques.

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Midfielders Camp
  • Dates: July 14-18
  • Time: 9:00 am-10:30 am
  • Cost: $75
  • Ages: U11-U16
  • Location: Fuad Sports Complex

At this camp, players will learn the different technical and tactical aspects of midfield play, focusing on both attacking and defending from the midfield position.

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Summer Evening Recreation Camp
  • Dates: July 28-31
  • Time: 6:00 pm-7:30 pm
  • Cost: $60
  • Ages: Grade 1-6
  • Location: Watson Sports Complex

This soccer camp for children in grades 1-6 is focused on teaching and improving soccer skills by using a series of enjoyable games and activities. Emphasis is on having fun, developing and improving skills and team building.

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COERVER COACHING is the World's No 1 Soccer Skills Teaching Method

Coerver Coaching is a global soccer coaching program inspired by the teachings of Will Coerver and created in 1984 by Alfred Galustian and Chelsea F.C. great Charlie Cooke. It has been endorsed by many of the world's leading players and coaches. Coerver Camps will improve your touch, control, coordination and speed, with and without the ball. You will be fitter, faster, stronger and more effective with the ball.

The Curriculum is based on the Coerver Coaching revolutionary PYRAMID OF PLAYER DEVELOPMENT and the PYRAMID OF MOVES. All Coerver Camps cover Ball Mastery, Receiving and Passing, Moves 1 v 1, Speed, Finishing and Group Play.

  • Coerver Coaching
  • Soccer Camp in Rochester
  • July 21 - 25 At Watson Sports Complex
  • Boys and Girls U8 - U16, 9.00am - 11.30am
  • Cost $130
  • To Register: www.coerverminnesota.com

RYSA camps are overseen by Chris Belcher, RYSA’s Director of Player Development and a United States Soccer Federation "A" Licensed Coach. For more information, please contact Chris at 280-7584 or rysaplayerdevelopment@gmail.com.

Training and Camps Refund Policy

Once registered, players requesting to opt out of their registration more than one week before the start of the training event or camp will receive a refund for fees paid at registration minus twenty dollars. Players requesting to opt out at one week or less before the start of the training event or camp will receive a refund of fifty percent of fees paid at registration only if we are able to fill the spot from our wait list. If we are unable to fill the spot from our wait list, no refund will be issued.