1/HISTORY Founded in 1976

Our weekly overnight sessions provide the perfect balance of intense, on-field training with quality social experience for kids away from home.

Check out over 39 years of smiling faces & great soccer action at our web site!


As one of the leading specialty soccer educational youth camps, we take great care in operating by accepted guidelines and standards of the NYS Department of Health for Essex and Saint Lawrence Counties, where our overnight soccer camp facilities are located. St Lawrence University has camp Security- 24/7/365.

LPSC @ St. Lawrence University has a dedicated professional medical staff with certified athletic trainers at every field session.

The BEST camp anywhere for a fist time sleep-away youth soccer camp experience.


We utilize the renowned Coerver Coaching Method especially developed to teach individual skills & teams tactics to young players. Coerver Coaching is currently used all over the world and is endorsed by the world’s leading soccer organizations including UEFA and FIFA and is integrated into many top college and professional team training programs. Each camp day is filled with nonstop, engaging activities with great staff.

4/STAFFING The success of LPSC’s summer camp experience is due to the care we give to the selection, organization and training of our staff. We utilize the talent of many international soccer personalities including past & present World Cup players, noted national team coaches and current U.S. professional & college coaches. Our staff to camper ratio is 8 to 1.

5/FACILITIES & LOCATIONS The Lake Placid Olympic region which is centered inside the Adirondack Park has thousands of beautiful mountains, lakes and rivers – this make upstate New York the perfect place to attend summer camp. The cool climate is ideal for soccer training and the region is a great vacation destination for parents too! At our premier soccer facility at nearby St. Lawrence University the soccer fields and indoor athletic fields have received a $45 million upgrade over the past five years. Nothing in the Northeast USA or Canada compares to this facility.

6/PROGRAM CHOICE We offer a variety of programs for girls and boys of all ability levels and our special sessions for Teams, Goalkeepers and Elite field players are cutting edge. In 2006 we initiate a new Jr. Elite program for young players age 11-13  and the feedback and results were outstanding. Our Mighty Mites (age 5-8) 1/2 day soccer sessions have a complete program that has been copied nationwide since LPSC designed a full program for this age group in the late 1980’s. Whether your child is tearing up the field’s in suburbia somewhere or just starting first steps and kicks in soccer the MM kids have a blast and learn new moves complete with daily lunch and the famous LPSC Water Olympics.

7/TEAM CAMP we have been training club, high school, modified and college teams since we began in 1977. We also conduct  courses for the various coaches and parents of the TEAM Camp facility at St. Lawrence University is unbeatable and out TEAM program allows for ten (10) matches over 6 days with full US Soccer/FIFA sanctioned tournament end.

8/FUN We  never forget that fun is an important part of summer camp. Our campers have plenty of time to relax, swim and participate in lively events like talent shows, dances, face painting and Camp World Cup.