More Athletic Sports Camps for 2006
*NOTE: This is an archived listing of summer camps. These camps may no longer be offered. See Almanac's homepage, under the "Most Wanted" section on the left, for the most recent "Summer Camps" listing.
Below are additional summer camps that have recently been announced. See www.upenn.edu/almanac/volumes/v52/n20/camp.html for the original list of camps published earlier this semester.
Summer Classic Baseball Camp
The Summer Classic Baseball Camp, June 16- 18, is for rising high school sophomores to rising seniors. Campers will stay at the Sheraton University City Hotel. Cost: $450. Call (215) 898-6282 or visit www.pennathletics.com.
Junior Fencing Camp at Penn
The Junior Fencing Camp, July 23-29, is for 14-17-year-old fencers with at least one year of competitive fencing experience required. $695 per week. July 30-August 5, two years of competitive fencing experience preferred. Contact David Micahnik, (215) 898-6116 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
Rowing Camp at Penn
Rowing Camp Sessions I and II—June 24-27 and July 8-11—are co-ed for 14-18 year-olds who have rowed at least one season and want to improve. Session III—July 12-15, has an emphasis on racing and includes on-the-water instruction, videotaping and ergometer training. Session I and II are $775 for a resident and $675 for a day camper (8:45 a.m.-8:30 p.m.). Session III is $800 for a resident and $700 for a day camper. Contact Mike Lane, (215) 573-6175 or e-mail email@example.com. Register: www.pennathletics.com.
Penn Volleyball Camp
Penn Volleyball Camp, August 10-13, is for females 10-18 years old. Instruction and coaching from college players and coaches, while experiencing college life on campus. Cost is $550 for a resident camper and $450 for a day camper (9 a.m.-9 p.m.). Contact Andrew Richardson, (215) 898-4843 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org. Brochure: www.pennathletics.com.
Penn Squash Camp
The Penn Squash residential program, June 25-30, is for females and males ages 13-18. The day program has three sessions—June 12-16, June 19-23, and June 26-30—for females and males ages 11-18. Cost is $1095 for the residential program and $550 for the day program. Athletes will learn proper game technique and strategy from college coaches as well as enjoy various other activities. Information: (610) 265-9401 or e-mail email@example.com. Update: This camp is no longer offered.
Speed and Sports Performance Camp
The Speed and Sports Performance Camp Sessions I and II are July 24-27, 9 a.m.-12:30 p.m. and 2-5:30 p.m.; Sessions III and IV are July 31-August 3, 9 a.m.-12:30 p.m. and 2-5:30 p.m. Cost is $275/person per session. Students ages 13 and older will be taught how to increase their sport specific speed. Contact James Cook, (215) 898-6149 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org. Application: www.pennathletics.com.
Almanac, Vol. 52, No. 27, March 28, 2006