11 Reasons to Attend the Ray Reid Soccer School's Elite Academy held at the University of Connecticut this summer...

#1 - The Coaches. Led by four-time National Champion Collegiate Coach Ray Reid, players receive instruction from some of the country's finest collegiate coaches.

#2 - The Facilities. Training sessions and matches are held at the first-rate University of Connecticut athletic facilities in Storrs, Connecticut.

#3 - The Value. Overnight and extended day camp options are a great camp value at $635 and $535 respectively (compare our prices against other overnight camps!)PLUS, every camper will receive an adidas soccer ball -- that's a $30 value -- as part of the registration fee.

#4 - The Personal Attention. All players receive a personalized Player Evaluation at the end of camp.

#5 - The Specialized Training. Our staff features a soccer-specific Strength and Conditioning Coach, a Goalkeeper Coach (who directs the Elite Academy's Goalkeeper School), and we offer special programming on the College Recruiting process.

#6 - The Skill-Building. Your player will be challenged to improve his skills each day of camp.

#7 - The Conditioning. Elite Academy offers a rigorous soccer training schedule - players train twice a day and play matches at night.

#8 - The Team-Building. Bring your entire team and train as a team (and with a group of 10 or more, receive $40 off each player's registration fee!). This is a great way to get ready for the fall season.

#9 - The Leadership. Coach Reid has produced more than 30 players who have played in the MLS. He and his teams have won 8 Big East Regular Season Championships, 4 Big East Tournament Championships, have advanced to the NCAA's Elite Eight 6 times and won a NCAA Div. I National Championship.

#10 - The Possibilities. Many of our camp alumni have gone on to play college soccer.

#11 - The Fun. Our exceptional camp staff will make your son a better soccer player while instilling a love for the game in a fun-filled, competitive environment. Fun includes some down-time activities too, including a FIFA Soccer video game tournament, movie night at the Quad, a fully stocked Camp Store, and regular visits to the pool!

AND, one other reason to join us -- the flexibility! We are once again offering a final day pick-up option -- the Experience Campus package. Campers participating in this option will be picked-up between 5PM and 6PM on the final day of camp, instead of at 12:00PM. Participants will enjoy an afternoon experiencing the UConn campus, including lunch at the UConn Student Union, a behind-the-scenes tour of Gampel Pavilion, and a visit to the world famous UConn Dairy Bar. Plus, enjoy more time with new camp friends. A $50 additional fee applies for the Experience Campus package; sign up when you register.

To reserve your spot at this summer's Elite Academy or learn more about the Ray Reid Soccer School's Young Stars, Developmental Training Program held at UConn, or the College ID Camp held at UConn visit www.RayReid.com or call 860-674-1500.

The Ray Reid Soccer School - Developing Tomorrow's Stars Today!