South Bronx United emphasizes player and character development of children at all levels. In addition to weekly training sessions, South Bronx United also has special events, clinics, and spring and summer break camps. Additional events include clinics and camps with the New York Red Bulls, Columbia University, Monroe College, and Mexican National Team star Claudio Suarez.
Activities and Programs:
Soccer for Success: U.S. Soccer Foundation, ongoing
South Bronx United hosts a Soccer for Success after school program site in partnership with the U.S. Soccer Foundation and the Claudio Reyna Foundation. Over 80 children have the opportunity to play soccer 3 afternoons a week, build teamwork and leadership skills, and develop healthy habits. Learn more by watching this video.
New York Red Bulls: Urban Soccer Program Official Training Program, ongoing
The Major League Soccer team runs free, seasonal clinics and mini-camps for South Bronx United youth and has provided youth with tours of their facilities.
Monroe College Clinics
Monroe College, one of the nation's top NJCAA division 1 soccer programs, runs yearly clinics for South Bronx United youth in addition to scrimmage sessions with high school players.
South Bronx United SCORE Summer Camps
South Bronx United conducts a one-week soccer camp week. 2012 camp dates have not been decided. The 2011 camp was sponsored by Score Sports. Camp weeks have included a trip to New Rochelle to meet the Backyard Sports program.
South Bronx United Spring Break Camp
South Bronx United has run a one-week camp during Spring Break to keep youth fit and engaged.
South Bronx United Clinics
South Bronx United runs occasional day clinics as additional enrichment and training opportunities for children and youth.
Claudio Suarez AT&T Clinic, June 27, 2010
Claudio Suarez, the most-capped player in Mexican National Team history ran a clinic for South Bronx United children, sponsored by AT&T.
Briana Scurry, US Women's National Team, and AllState Clinic, June 3, 2011
Briana Scurry, one of the world's best female goalkeepers of all-time, ran a clinic for the South Bronx United girls program along with US Women's National Team players Jill Loyden and Becky Sauerbrunn.