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Sport Specific Camps

Excellence starts young, join us for an array of different sport-specific camps to give your young athlete the tools they need to develop physical literacy and achieve their sport goals.

Summer 2024

Camp Offerings

  • 01

    Badminton

    Badminton Blast camps are fun and educational. Blast your skills to the next level in this camp for both beginners and advanced players. This camp will provide instruction on the rules of the game while challenging players’ abilities. You will be instructed on skills ranging from serving, strokes, footwork, body positioning and more.

    Location: Richmond Olympic Oval

    Format: Half day camps

    Age: 9 to 12 years and 12 to 15 years

    Dates: July 8 – 12, August 12 – 16, August 19 – 23

    Cost: $225

    Required items: athletic wear, running shoes, water bottle and snack. Racquets will be provided but you may bring your own.

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  • 02

    Baseball

    Baseball camps are for athletes of all abilities to develop their love of the game in a fun learning environment. We will focus on teaching and developing your skills through practice and game situations with an emphasis on team work! Participants must have their own glove to participate in camp.

    Baseball Fundamentals Camp: learn and grow your love of baseball in this camp for ages 6 to 9 years.

    Baseball Skills Development Camp: work on passing and catching accuracy, hitting technique, as well as developing in a team environment, in this camp for ages 9 to 11 years.

    Location: Dover Park

    Format: Half day camps

    Age: 6 to 9 years and 9 to 12 years

    Dates: July 2 – 5, July 22 – 26, August 12 – 16

    Cost: $180- $225

    Required items: baseball glove, athletic wear, running shoes, water bottle, snack, hat, and sunscreen.

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  • 03

    Climbing

    This camp introduces you to the sport and focuses on the fundamentals of climbing safety and technique. During the camp, you will learn some basic rope work, auto-belay and bouldering safety, and be given many chances to climb. The camp will be rounded out with court games and cross-training activities.

    Location: Richmond Olympic Oval

    Format: Half day camps

    Age: 6 to 9 years, 9 to 12 years and 12 to 15 years

    Dates: July 8 – 12, July 15 – 19, July 22 – 26, July 29 – August 2, August 6 – 9, August 12 – 16, August 19 – 23

    Cost: $281

    Required items: athletic wear, running shoes, water bottle, snack, hat, and sunscreen.

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  • 04

    Dance

    Dance camps are the perfect way to get you moving and grooving. Develop gross motor skills and the ability to use your body and feet to achieve a variety of movement challenges. We will work on coordination, rhythm, dexterity and fundamental movement skills through a variety of dance techniques, musical activities and games.

    Dance Tots: a fun way to learn and grow for ages 4 to 5 years

    Learn to Dance: a beginner camp for dancers of all levels and dance types.

    Location: Richmond Olympic Oval

    Format: Half day camps

    Age: 4 to 5 years, 6 to 9 years

    Date: July 2 -5, July 8 – 12, July 15 – 19, July 22 – 26, July 29 – August 2, August 6 – 9, August 12 – 16

    Cost: $167 – 225

    Required items: athletic wear, running shoes, water bottle and snack.

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  • 05

    Field Hockey

    Do you have what it takes to be a field hockey athlete?  Develop both individual techniques, such as stick-handling, passing, receiving, shooting, and teamwork skills through game play tactics and team-building challenges.

    Field Hockey Fundamentals Camp: develop a new passion in this camp for ages 6 to 9 years.

    Field Hockey Skills Development Camp: work on the skills required to become the next great field hockey player, in this camp for ages 9 to 12.

    Location: Dover Park

    Format: Half day camps

    Age: 6 to 9 years and 9 to 12 years

    Date: July 8 – 12, July 29 – August 2

    Cost: $225

    Required items: hat, sunscreen, athletic wear, running shoes, water bottle and snack.

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  • 06

    Floorball

    Get excited for this camp dedicated to developing stick-handling, passing, receiving and shooting skills. Talented Oval coaches will foster your development in a fun, encouraging environment. This camp is a great opportunity to sharpen up on a number of related hockey skills and to try one awesome camp!

    Floorball Fundamentals Camp: develop a new passion in this camp for ages 6 to 9 years.

    Floorball Skills Development Camp: work on the skills required to become the next great floorball player, in this camp for ages 9 to 12.

    Location: Dover Park

    Format: Half day camps

    Age: 6 to 9 and 9 to 12 years

    Dates: July 2 – 5, July 15 – 19, August 6 – 9

    Cost: $180 – $225

    Required items: hat, sunscreen, athletic wear, running shoes, water bottle and snack.

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  • 07

    Football

    Ready, set, hut! Our flag football camp is the perfect introduction to football for young athletes of all abilities. Through a mix of drills and games, this camp will promote a fun and safe environment to learn the fundamentals of football. Activities will develop fundamental movement skills such as agility, throwing, catching and more! Camp will take place outdoors at Dover Neighbourhood Park so please arrive wearing sunscreen and hat.

    Location: Dover Park

    Format: Half day camps

    Age: 9 to 12 years

    Dates: July 8 – 12, August 19 – 23

    Cost: $225

    Required items: hat, sunscreen, athletic wear, running shoes, water bottle and snack.

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  • 08

    Golf

    Learn to Golf camp will provide players the opportunity to develop knowledge and appreciation for the sport of golf. Throughout this camp athletes will learn proper technique for putting, pitching, chipping and full swing while using a variety of different golf clubs. Camp will take place outdoors at Dover Neighbourhood Park so please arrive wearing sunscreen and hat.

    Location: Dover Park

    Format: Half day camps

    Age: 6 to 9 years and 9 to 12 years

    Dates: July 15 – 19, July 29 – August 2, August 19 – 23

    Cost: $225

    Required items: sunscreen, hat, athletic wear, running shoes, water bottle and snack.

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  • 09

    Kin-Ball

    One of the Oval’s newest camps introduces participants to Kin-Ball. This sport, created in Canada, is a highly team-oriented sport building comradery between all participants. A fast-paced sport using an oversized ball, this camp is great option for everyone to have a fun and fit summer!

    Location: Richmond Olympic Oval

    Format: Half day camps

    Age: 6 to 12 years

    Dates: July 2 – 5, July 29 – August 2, August 12 – 16, August 19 – 23

    Cost: $180 – $225

    Required items: athletic wear, running shoes, water bottle and snack.

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  • 10

    Rugby

    Learn one of Canada’s fastest growing sport with this introduction to Rugby Fundamentals! This is a non-contact form of rugby where players use flags to tackle. Players will work on individual skills such as passing accuracy and catching technique, as well as work in a team environment to help develop defensive strategies and learn offensive attacking and scoring tactics. This camp is an introductory to the sport focusing on basic rugby principles and skills. This camp will take place outside at Dover Park.

    Location: Dover Park

    Format: Half day camps

    Age: 6 to 9 years

    Dates: August 6 – 9, August 19 – 23

    Cost: $180 – $225

    Required items: hat, sunscreen, athletic wear, running shoes, water bottle and snack.

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  • 11

    Skateboarding

    Roll into summer with our new skateboarding camp! Run in partnership with OneLove Skateboard, this camp will introduce campers to the fundamentals of skateboarding such as the anatomy of their board, foot placement, pushing and stopping as well as some beginner-level tricks. Camp will take place at Richmond Skateboard Park.

    Location: Richmond Skateboard Park

    Format: Half day camps

    Age: 6 to 9 years and 9 to 12 years

    Dates: July 15 – 19, July 29 – August 2, August 19 – 23

    Cost: $270

    Required items: skateboard, skateboard helmet, pads (knee, elbow and wrist), hat, sunscreen, athletic wear, skate shoes or shoes with a “flexible sole” (ex: Vans, DCs, Converse, or similar) preferred, tennis shoe is OK, water bottle and snack.

    Options for borrowing and buying skateboards will be available – please email camps@richmondoval.ca.

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  • 12

    Soccer

    This camp aims to promote skill development through a variety of drills, fun soccer-based games and scrimmages! All skill levels are welcome to hone their soccer abilities at our outdoor soccer camp. Soft-spike cleats and shin pads are recommended. Camp will take place outdoors so please arrive wearing sunscreen and hat.

    Location: Richmond Olympic Oval

    Format: Half day camps

    Age: 6 to 9 years and 9 to 12 years

    Dates: July 22 – 26, August 19 – 23

    Cost: $225

    Required items: Shin pads, cleats preferred, hat, sunscreen, athletic wear, running shoes, water bottle and snack.

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  • 13

    Softball

    All abilities are welcome in our softball camp! Running at Dover Park, this camp is a great introduction to the popular sport of softball. Have fun with fellow campers developing throwing, fielding and batting abilities through a variety of fun drills before ending the camp with a game. Participants must have their own glove to participate in camp. Camp will take place outdoors at Dover Park.

    Location: Dover Park

    Format: Half day camps

    Age: 6 to 9 years

    Dates: July 8 – 12, July 29 – August 2

    Cost: $225

    Required items: softball glove, hat, sunscreen, athletic wear, running shoes, water bottle and snack.

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  • 14

    Table Tennis

    Our table tennis camps are fun and educational. Bring your skills to the next level in this camp for all skill levels. This camp will provide instruction on the rules of the game while challenging players’ abilities. You will be instructed on skills ranging from serving, footwork, body positioning and more.

    Location: Richmond Olympic Oval

    Format: Half day camps

    Age: 6 to 9 years, 9 to 12 years and 12-15 years

    Dates: July 8 – 12, July 22 – 26, August 6 – 9, August 19 – 23

    Cost: $180-$225

    Required items: athletic wear, running shoes, water bottle and snack.

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  • 15

    Tennis

    Our tennis camps are fun and educational. Challenge yourself to the next level in this camp for all skill levels. This camp will provide instruction on the rules of the game while challenging players’ abilities. You will be instructed on skills ranging from serving, footwork, body positioning and more.

    Location: Dover Park

    Format: Half day camps

    Age: 9 to 12 years

    Dates: July 2 – 5, August 6 – 9, August 12 – 16

    Cost: $180-$225

    Required items: tennis racquet, hat, sunscreen, athletic wear, running shoes, water bottle and snack.

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  • 16

    Track and Field

    Put the athlete in athletics! Try Track & Field Camp is where you can learn the basics of sprints, hurdles, jumping and throwing events. Mini competitions and games will be held throughout the week to add excitement and friendly competition. Participants will also increase fitness levels and strength, bettering all sporting activities.

    Location: Richmond Olympic Oval

    Format: Half day camps

    Age: 6 to 9 years and 9 to 12 years

    Dates: July 8 – 12, August 12 – 16

    Cost: $225

    Required items: hat, sunscreen, athletic wear, running shoes, water bottle and snack.

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  • 17

    Ultimate

    Looking for a summer camp where your child can thrive and belong? Look no further! We have partnered with Elevate Ultimate to offer summer camps that are designed to be inclusive, fun-filled experiences where every child can find their place in a vibrant community. Whether your little one is a seasoned player or just discovering the joy of the sport, our camps offer a supportive environment where they can learn, grow, and make lasting friendships. Join us for an unforgettable summer of teamwork, laughter, and exciting frisbee action!

    Location: Dover Park

    Format: Half day camps

    Age: 6 to 9 years and 9 to 12 years

    Dates: July 8 – 12, August 12 – 16

    Cost: $225

    Required items: hat, sunscreen, athletic wear, running shoes, water bottle and snack.

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  • 18

    Volleyball

    Volleyball camps are one-week camps that will allow athletes to improve their skills while their competition takes a holiday. Includes a unique blend of skill-based and game play development opportunities and will help build fundamental skills while improving tactical decision making.

    Atomic Volleyball Camp: The Atomic Volleyball camp is a co-ed skills training program for athletes with limited to no experience in the sport. This program is focused on teaching athlete’s basic skills, athletic movements, and introducing them to small group game play.

    Performance Development Camp: The Performance Development Volleyball camp is a co-ed skills training program for athletes with some competitive experience. This program is focused on preparing athletes for school or club volleyball through technical development, enhancing ball control, and introducing tactical systems.

    High Performance Camp: This camp is for designed for athletes who want to take their game to the next level. Athletes will be guided through on-court technical training and team play, and an introduction to strength & conditioning in our High Performance Training Center. Athletes are expected to have club volleyball experience. Refund policy: For all court programs, full refunds are available until 7 days prior to the start of the program. Within 7 days of the program start date, a $25 administrative fee will be charged. No refunds are accepted after the first session.

    Location: Richmond Olympic Oval

    Format: Half day and full day camps available

    Age: 9 to 12 years, 13 to 15 years and 14 – 16 years

    Cost: $204 – 493

    Required items: athletic wear, running shoes, water bottle and snack.

    Dates: July 2 – 5, July 8 – 12, July 15 – 19, July 22 – 26, July 29 – August 2, August 6 – 9, August 19 – 23, August 26 – 30

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