Dynamo and Dash Residential Elite Camps

Houston Dynamo Residential Elite Camps

June 22-26: Boys born 1996-2005
July 20-24: Boys and Girls born 1996-2005
University of Houston and Houston Sports Park
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If you have any questions, please call (713) 433-3967 or email youthprograms@houstondynamo.com.

An Academy and Collegiate Level Camp Experience

The Houston Dynamo Residential Elite Camps are open to players of all ability levels who are interested in an identification opportunity for the Dynamo Academy and noted college soccer programs. The Residential Elite Camp will be held at Houston Sports Park with accommodation and meals provided at nearby University of Houston. The camp will include mandatory full room and board during the five days for all players; commuter registrations will not be accepted.

The camp incorporates of at least one training session on the field at BBVA Compass Stadium, the home of the Houston Dynamo and Dash (subject to weather and field conditions).

Each player will be evaluated by the Dynamo coaching staff, and successful players will be invited to train with the Dynamo Academy. Players selected to the Academy will train under the direction of, and the Dynamo Academy and Pre Academy coaching staff and Top College Coaches.

For more information about the Houston Dynamo Academy, click here.

Confirmed College Coaches

Along with Professional Coaching Staff from the Dynamo and Dash, coaches from the following top schools will be leading the camp training:

University of Florida – NCAA Division 1
San Diego State – NCAA Division 1
Abilene Christian University – NCAA Division 2

More college coaches that will be represented on the Residential Elite Camps to be announced and specific coaches are subject to change.


Registration deadlines are May 31, 2014 for the June camp and June 30, 2014 for the July camp.


$725 per camper
Residential Elite Camps have sold out two years running. If space is available after deadlines, late registration will be subject to a $100 surcharge.

Discounted Rates

Houston Dynamo Juniors/Groups of five (5) or more players from the same Club team* - $655
Center of Excellence Players** - $700

*Affiliate players include players Dynamo Juniors and Academy players. Groups from the same club should contact the office for registration details.
**Players must be registered in the 2014 Spring Center of Excellence

Camp Confirmation

A confirmation will be sent via email once your registration has been received, via our online registration.

Additional Information

Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner will be provided on all day with the exception of Sunday (Dinner only) and Thursday (Breakfast only).

The air conditioned residence halls are located in Cougar Village on the campus of University of Houston, Texas. All rooms are double occupancy, single sex. All bed linens, pillow and towels are provided.

Staff coaches provide supervision as they are housed in separate rooms in the same dorms with the campers.

What To Bring

  • Soccer shoes and shin guards
  • Sandals or street shoes for walking
  • T-shirts, socks, and shorts for 2 training session per day for 5 days
  • Soccer bag
  • Water bottle
  • Snacks (non-refrigerator foods)
  • Toiletries including sun block
  • Towels
  • Small alarm clock or cell phone with alarm function
  • Spending money

Laundry facilities will be available to players and detergent can be requested from Camp staff.

Things players should not bring:

  • Microwave ovens
  • Valuables

A full-time athletic trainer will be available at all times, including all training sessions and in the dormitory. Water will be provided at all sessions. It will be mandatory for all guardians to sign a medical waiver prior to the player attending camp.

View the daily schedule for this year's camp (click on the graphic to enlarge)

Additional Money
The camp price includes all the meals that the players will eat during the week. Additional snacks may be purchased at the residence halls convenience store.

Camp Includes
Training Uniform and Ball

Refund Policy
There is a non-refundable $150 registration fee for all applicants to this camp.  This is not an additional amount that will have to be paid.  It will be taken as part of the registration. There will be no refunds made less than one week before, during, or after the camp.

University of Houston, 4800 Calhoun Road, Houston, TX 77004-2693


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