Kids Kick Around With the Rapids Players During 1st Session of Rapids Academy's Kickin' Kids Camp!

COMMERCE CITY ( -Kids ages 3-9 from all over Colorado participated in the 1st Rapids Academy Kickin' Kids Camp of 2006 on Monday May 1 from 6-7:00pm at Monaco Park in Commerce City!

The Colorado Rapids Kickin’ Kids Camp is one of six camps within the Colorado Rapids Academy and the first session was a huge success!

Seventy-five children participated in the inaugural camp of the 2006 Rapids Academy's season and spent a great time interacting with the Rapids Assistant Coach & Youth Academy Director John Murphy as well as the Rapids players! Kids at the May 1st camp learned skills from players like Terry Cooke Jovan Kirovski Aitor Karanka Aaron King Colin Clark Sasha Gotsmanov Jordan Harvey Jacob Peterson Zack Kobilca and were entertainmed by RapidMan!

The Colorado Rapids Kickin’ Kids Camp is one of 6 camps offered within the Rapid Academy. It runs every Monday for 4 weeks and is for kids ages 3-7. This camp is an introductory program that offers four hours of instruction where participants become familiar with the game of soccer and learn the basic skills needed at the beginner level. The emphasis is for all participants to have fun in a pressure–free environment where they play soccer games and activities. Special appearances by RapidMan highlight each session for the stars of tomorrow!

Space is still available for the three remaining sessions taking place on May 8 15 and 22. For more information on the Rapids Kickin' Kids Camp as well as the 5 other camps that are offered this year by the Rapids Academy or to register online CLICK HERE!

We'll see you out and about at the Rapids Academy's 2006 soccer camps all this summer!