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Santa Cruz, CA: Jun TBA, 2019

Sale price Camp Price $400.00 Regular price

University of California Santa Cruz

1156 High St, Santa Cruz, CA 95064

June 27th - 30th, 2019

 

NIKE 5METER WATER POLO CAMP AT UC SANTA CRUZ

The Nike 5meter Water Polo Camp at the University of California, 1156 High St, Santa Cruz, CA 95064 is designed to provide youth and high school water polo players with the fundamentals, latest drills, in-water scrimmages and position specific training (Divers, Shooters, Goalies and 2 Meter Offense & Defense) essential for improvement. Come join USA Water Polo Olympian Genai Kerr and get better this summer!

UC Santa Cruz is an easy drive from the Bay Area and beyond. The campus, defined by rolling meadows and towering redwoods, is a perfect environment for the Nike Water Polo Camp and has always been a camper favorite! UC Santa Cruz offers an Olympic-sized pool with an ocean view, comfortable dormitories, and an excellent dining hall. 

HIGHLIGHTS INCLUDE

  • Position Specific Training for Divers, Shooters, Goalies and 2 Meter Offense & Defense
  • Directed by USA Olympians and College Coaches
  • Low camper to staff ratio and 24 hour supervision 
  • Two daily water sessions; one daily dry-land session 
  • Fun evening activities 
  • Every camper receives a Nike Camp T-shirt

olympian coach at water polo camp

CAMP DIRECTOR

GENAI KERR

WATER POLO CAMP DETAILS

This summer, Santa Cruz is offering overnight and day camp options for water polo athletes ages 10-18. Upon arrival at camp, campers are placed in groups with other players having similar abilities and goals. Our camp staff will do their best to accommodate your needs, keeping in consideration your experience and desire to improve. 

OVERNIGHT CAMP AMENITIES

• 3 nights lodging • All meals
• Nightly recreational activities 
• Nike Camp T-shirt 

DAY CAMP AMENITIES

• Lunch 
• Nike Camp T-shirt
• Camp hours: WED 3:00PM-6:00PM, THUR & FRI 9AM-4:00PM, SAT 9:00AM-12:00PM 

MORE IMPORTANT CAMP DETAILS 

A detailed camper registration packet containing check in location, health/release forms, emergency contact info, and a list of things to bring will be emailed to all registered campers prior to camp. Our health and release forms do not require a doctor's signature and they will be collected on the first day of camp.

OVERNIGHT CAMP (JUNE 27-JUNE 30)

  • Check-in takes place between 1:00pm-2:00pm on Wednesday, June 27th at Cowell College Circle.
  • Check-out takes place at 12:00pm on Saturday, July 30th at Cowell College Circle.

Housing & Roommates
Campers stay 2 per room in Cowell College and are assigned by age and roommate requests. If you don't have a roommate request, you will be placed in a room with someone near your age. It will be a great opportunity to meet someone new!

Dorm: Cowell College Res Hall Parkman
Bathrooms: shared
Linens: Not provided
Suggested spending money: $40
Medical facility: a certified trainer will be on staff at all times

Supervision
Campers are supervised 24 hours a day. The staff live in the dormitories with the campers and participate in evening activities. Drugs, alcohol and tobacco are strictly prohibited, and constitute, along with general misconduct, grounds for dismissal from camp without a refund.

DAY CAMPERS

Check-in
Check-in takes place between 2:45-3:00pm on Wednesday, June 28th at at the pool. 

Check-out
Check-out takes place at 12:00pm on Wednesday, June 29th at the pool.

Schedule

  • Wednesday: Day Campers will depart at 6:00pm after the first pool session.
  • Thursday-Friday: Day Camper Hours (9:00am-4:00pm). Lunch is provided.
  • Saturday: Day Camper Hours (9:00am-12:00pm).

DISCOUNTS AVAILABLE

Team Discount: If five or more campers register together, each camper is eligible for a $25 discount. Please have a team contact reach out directly to the USSC office at 1-800-645-3226 to receive a discount code to identify your group. Campers may then register through the website at their convenience and apply the coupon code during check-out.

FACILITIES

UC SANTA CRUZ

UC Santa Cruz Water Polo Pool

UC Santa Cruz offers an Olympic-sized pool with an ocean view, comfortable dormitories, and an excellent dining hall. Santa Cruz is located at the top of the Monterey Bay on the Central California coast, just south of San Francisco. Getting here is easy since several major highways run to Santa Cruz and the San Francisco, San Jose, and Monterey International Airports are all nearby.

1). This camp is open to any and all entrants. 2). Drugs, alchohol and smoking are strictly prohibited and constitute grounds for immediate dismissal from camp. 3). For your safety and benefit, we recommend that you choose a camp that fits your particular skills and level of development.

UC Santa Cruz Water Polo Camp Dorms

OLYMPIC EXPERIENCE

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Want your kids to be personally trained and mentored by an Olympian?

 

5meter Water Polo Camps give them an unique opportunity to experience the lifestyle, nutrition and training of an Olympian. They also get practical training tips and drills designed by some of the best coaches in the world.

 Train with USA Water Polo Olympians

HIGHLIGHTS INCLUDE 

  • World class drills and training
  • Open to all genders and levels of ability 
  • Complete immersion in Olympian lifestyle and training regime
  • Emphasis on game appreciation and fundamentals

Designed by the top coaches and athletes in the country, the camp provides in-water instruction to make an immediate impact on an athlete’s game. Young athletes will have the opportunity to learn first hand how Olympic Athletes train, meet their nutritional needs, and balance their lives.

 

We want our campers to come home with experiences that enrich both the quality of their play and their life through a better understanding and greater appreciation for sport. They will  develope new techniques and a heightened level of self-confidence.

WHAT TO EXPECT

5meter Water Polo Camps and Clinics provide the highest level of individualized coaching for aspiring water polo athletes. Whether you are learning the rules of water polo and how to eggbeater or preparing for college level competition, we have the best water polo camp for you. Upon arrival at camp, campers are placed in groups with other players having similar abilities and goals. Our camp staff will do their best to accommodate your needs, keeping in consideration your experience and desire to improve.

CAMP HIGHLIGHTS

  • Superior instruction from USA Olympians and College Coaches
  • Olympians get in the pool with you to demonstrate and lead drills
  • Daily emphasis on fundamentals, position training, drills and scrimmages
  • Position Specific Training for Divers, Shooters, Goalies & 2 Meter Offense & Defense
  • Water Polo specific dry-land training. 

GENAI KERR

Genai Kerr 5meter Water Polo Coach

 

Genai Kerr is a USA Water Polo Olympian, coach, mentor, and true ambassador of the sport. Genai was a member of the United States Men's National Water Polo Team for 12 years and played in the 2004 Athens Olympics, 2003 & 2007 Pan American Gold Medal games, and multiple World Championships. He has coached at every level from Splashball to college and National Teams. He is a USAWP Sport Growth Manager, FINA Subject Expert, and consultant with a variety of countries.

Genai Kerr 5meter Water Polo Camp Coach

US SPORTS CAMPS

Our partners at USSC will handle all of the registration and questions for this camp. They can be reached directly at 800 NIKE-CAMP.  A detailed camper registration packet containing check-in location, health/release forms, emergency contact info, and a list of things to bring will be emailed to all registered campers prior to camp. Our health and release forms do not require a doctor's signature and they will be collected on the first day of camp.

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University of California Santa Cruz

1156 High St, Santa Cruz, CA 95064

June 27th - 30th, 2019

 

NIKE 5METER WATER POLO CAMP AT UC SANTA CRUZ

The Nike 5meter Water Polo Camp at the University of California, 1156 High St, Santa Cruz, CA 95064 is designed to provide youth and high school water polo players with the fundamentals, latest drills, in-water scrimmages and position specific training (Divers, Shooters, Goalies and 2 Meter Offense & Defense) essential for improvement. Come join USA Water Polo Olympian Genai Kerr and get better this summer!

UC Santa Cruz is an easy drive from the Bay Area and beyond. The campus, defined by rolling meadows and towering redwoods, is a perfect environment for the Nike Water Polo Camp and has always been a camper favorite! UC Santa Cruz offers an Olympic-sized pool with an ocean view, comfortable dormitories, and an excellent dining hall. 

HIGHLIGHTS INCLUDE

  • Position Specific Training for Divers, Shooters, Goalies and 2 Meter Offense & Defense
  • Directed by USA Olympians and College Coaches
  • Low camper to staff ratio and 24 hour supervision 
  • Two daily water sessions; one daily dry-land session 
  • Fun evening activities 
  • Every camper receives a Nike Camp T-shirt

olympian coach at water polo camp

CAMP DIRECTOR

GENAI KERR

WATER POLO CAMP DETAILS

This summer, Santa Cruz is offering overnight and day camp options for water polo athletes ages 10-18. Upon arrival at camp, campers are placed in groups with other players having similar abilities and goals. Our camp staff will do their best to accommodate your needs, keeping in consideration your experience and desire to improve. 

OVERNIGHT CAMP AMENITIES

• 3 nights lodging • All meals
• Nightly recreational activities 
• Nike Camp T-shirt 

DAY CAMP AMENITIES

• Lunch 
• Nike Camp T-shirt
• Camp hours: WED 3:00PM-6:00PM, THUR & FRI 9AM-4:00PM, SAT 9:00AM-12:00PM 

MORE IMPORTANT CAMP DETAILS 

A detailed camper registration packet containing check in location, health/release forms, emergency contact info, and a list of things to bring will be emailed to all registered campers prior to camp. Our health and release forms do not require a doctor's signature and they will be collected on the first day of camp.

OVERNIGHT CAMP (JUNE 27-JUNE 30)

  • Check-in takes place between 1:00pm-2:00pm on Wednesday, June 27th at Cowell College Circle.
  • Check-out takes place at 12:00pm on Saturday, July 30th at Cowell College Circle.

Housing & Roommates
Campers stay 2 per room in Cowell College and are assigned by age and roommate requests. If you don't have a roommate request, you will be placed in a room with someone near your age. It will be a great opportunity to meet someone new!

Dorm: Cowell College Res Hall Parkman
Bathrooms: shared
Linens: Not provided
Suggested spending money: $40
Medical facility: a certified trainer will be on staff at all times

Supervision
Campers are supervised 24 hours a day. The staff live in the dormitories with the campers and participate in evening activities. Drugs, alcohol and tobacco are strictly prohibited, and constitute, along with general misconduct, grounds for dismissal from camp without a refund.

DAY CAMPERS

Check-in
Check-in takes place between 2:45-3:00pm on Wednesday, June 28th at at the pool. 

Check-out
Check-out takes place at 12:00pm on Wednesday, June 29th at the pool.

Schedule

  • Wednesday: Day Campers will depart at 6:00pm after the first pool session.
  • Thursday-Friday: Day Camper Hours (9:00am-4:00pm). Lunch is provided.
  • Saturday: Day Camper Hours (9:00am-12:00pm).

DISCOUNTS AVAILABLE

Team Discount: If five or more campers register together, each camper is eligible for a $25 discount. Please have a team contact reach out directly to the USSC office at 1-800-645-3226 to receive a discount code to identify your group. Campers may then register through the website at their convenience and apply the coupon code during check-out.

FACILITIES

UC SANTA CRUZ

UC Santa Cruz Water Polo Pool

UC Santa Cruz offers an Olympic-sized pool with an ocean view, comfortable dormitories, and an excellent dining hall. Santa Cruz is located at the top of the Monterey Bay on the Central California coast, just south of San Francisco. Getting here is easy since several major highways run to Santa Cruz and the San Francisco, San Jose, and Monterey International Airports are all nearby.

1). This camp is open to any and all entrants. 2). Drugs, alchohol and smoking are strictly prohibited and constitute grounds for immediate dismissal from camp. 3). For your safety and benefit, we recommend that you choose a camp that fits your particular skills and level of development.

UC Santa Cruz Water Polo Camp Dorms