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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.

Our refund policy: Participants must withdraw a minimum of 7 days before camp start date – No penalty fee will be charged. If minimum participation is not met, camp will be cancelled and other participants refunded in full. Requests for withdrawals within 7 days of camp start date are at the discretion of the Camp Programmer – No refunds will be issued.

Summer 2021

Camp Offerings

  • 01

    Badminton Camps

    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: Indoors

    Format: Half-day camps (3 hours)

    Age: 9 to 12 years and 12 to 15 years

    Dates: 9 – 12 years: July 12 – 16 1pm-4pm, July 26 – 30 1pm-4pm, Aug 9 – 13 1pm-4pm and Aug 23 – 27 1pm-4pm

    12 – 15 years: July 12 – 16 9am-12pm, July 26 – 30 1pm-4pm, Aug 3 – 6 1pm-4pm, Aug 9 – 13 9am-12pm and Aug 23 – 27 9am-12pm

    Cost: $147 – $184

    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 Camps

    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 teamwork!

    Location: Outdoors

    Format: Half-day camps (3 hours)

    Age: 6 to 9 years and 9 to 12 years

    Cost: $184

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

    Baseball camps on offer:

    • Baseball Fundamentals Camp: learn and grow your love of baseball in this camp for ages 6 to 9 years.
      July 12-16 1pm-4pm and July 26-30 1pm-4pm
    • 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 12 years.
      July 12 – 16 9am-12pm and Aug 9 – 13 9am-12pm

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  • 03

    Brazilian Soccer Camps

    Soccer continues to be the most popular of all sports and to help us deliver the best development camps we have teamed up with Brazilian Soccer Schools. Their mix of European teaching methodology and the passion, fun and skill of the Brazilian game will help your child take their game to a higher level.

    Location: Outdoors

    Format: Half-day camps (3 hours)

    Age: 6 to 9 years and 9 to 12 years

    Cost: $184

    Items required for camp: hat, sunscreen, shin pads, soccer footwear (cleats), athletic wear, water bottle and snack.

    Soccer camps on offer:

    • Soccer Ball Mastery Camp for 6-9yrs: Ball skills, including control, dribbling, passing and shooting, are mixed with movement, balance, and lots of games that all help build confidence.  The progressive lessons build increasing skill for our beginners and intermediate players.

    July 19-23 1pm-4pm, Aug 9-13 9am-12pm and Aug 23-27 9am-12pm

    • Soccer Skills Development Camp for 9-12yrs: Over the course of the camp, players will work on different aspects of the game with Brazilian Soccer Schools’ experienced staff. Control, moves, turns, passing, finishing and juggling lessons will be interspersed with games that reinforce the lesson topics and help the children become smarter as well as more skilled.

    July 19-23 9am-12pm, Aug 9-13 1pm-4pm and Aug 23-27 1pm-4pm

    Registration date to be determined. Please check back soon.

  • 04

    Climbing Camps

    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.

    Location: Indoors on Metro Vancouver’s tallest climbing wall

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

    Climbing camps on offer:

    • Learn to Climb Lemurs: a beginner-level camp for your little lemur!
      Format: 2 hour camp 8:30am-10:30am
      Ages: 6 to 7 years and 8 to 10 years
      Dates: July 5-9, July 12-16, July 26-30, Aug 3-6, Aug 16-20 and Aug 23-27
      Cost: $126-$157
    • Learn to Climb Leopards: a beginner-level camp for your little leopard!
      Format: 2 hour camp 10:45am-12:45pm
      Ages: 6 to 7 years and 8 to 10 years
      Dates: July 5-9, July 12-16, July 26-30, Aug 3-6, Aug 16-20 and Aug 23-27
      Cost: $126-$157
    • Learn to Climb Koalas: an introductory camp for your favourite koala bear!
      Format: 3 hour camp 9am-12pm
      Ages: 11 to 14 years
      Dates: July 5-9, July 12-16, July 26-30, Aug 3-6, Aug 16-20 and Aug 23-27
      Cost: $189-$236

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  • 05

    Dance Camps

    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.

    Location: Indoors

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

    Dance camps on offer:

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

    Format: 2 hour camp 9am-11am­

    Age: 4 to 5 years

    Dates: July 19-23 and Aug 16-20­­

    Cost: $114

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

    Format: 3 hour camp 9am-12pm

    Age: 6 to 9 years

    Dates: Aug 9-13

    Cost: $184

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  • 06

    Fencing Camps

    Learn what it takes to be a swordmaster in the historic sport of fencing, one of the only sports featured in every modern Olympic Games. We’ve teamed up with Igor Gantsevich, member of the Senior National Fencing Team and Head Coach at Dynamo Fencing to offer this exciting sport camp. Both beginners and those with fencing experience are welcome to take part in a week of fencing and multi-sport fun. You can expect to focus on fencing skills like footwork, counter-attacks, basic parries, etiquette, safety and scoring as well as participate in exciting games and activities. ALL REQUIRED EQUIPMENT WILL BE PROVIDED.

    Location: Indoors

    Format: Half-day camps ( 3 hours)

    Age: 6 to 9 years and 9 to 12 years

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

    Registration date to be determined. Check back soon.

  • 07

    Field Hockey Camps

    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.

    Location: Mix of indoors and outdoors

    Format: Half-day camps (3 hours)

    Age: 6 to 9 years and 9 to 12 years

    Cost: $184

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

    Field Hockey Camps on offer:

    • Field Hockey Fundamentals Camp: develop a new passion in this camp for ages 6 to 9 years.
      July 5 – 9 1pm-4pm, Aug 9 – 13 1pm-4pm and Aug 23 – 27 1pm-4pm
    • 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 years.
      Aug 3-6 1pm-4pm

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  • 08

    Floorball Camps

    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!

    Location: Outdoors

    Format: Half-day camps 1pm-4pm

    Age: 9 to 12 years

    Dates: July 5-9, July 19-23 and Aug 9-13

    Cost: $184.00

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

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  • 09

    Golf Camps

    Learn to Golf camp will provide you the opportunity to develop knowledge and appreciation for the sport of golf. Using SNAG golf gear, you learn proper technique for putting, pitching, chipping and full swing while using a variety of different golf clubs.

    Location: Outdoors

    Format: Half-day camps (3 hours)

    Age: 6 to 9 years and 9 to 12 years

    Dates: 6 – 9 years: July 12 – 16 1pm-4pm, July 26 – 30 1pm-4pm and Aug 23 – 27 1pm-4pm

    9 – 12 years: July 26 – 30 9am-12pm, and Aug 23 – 27 9am-12pm

    Cost: $184

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

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  • 10

    Rowing Camps

    Learn the basics of stroke sequences and blade work in our state-of-the-art indoor rowing tank and on ergometers (rowing machines). Trips to the UBC Boathouse will allow young athletes to transfer their skills to the water. This camp consists of rowing activities and cross-training activities such as fitness classes like spin class or yoga, as well as sports like soccer and handball.

    Oval Learn to Row is a pre-requisite to the UBC Boathouse On-Water Learn to Row Program. Participants will then be eligible to row with the UBC on-water programs after completion of this camp.

    Location Mix of indoors and outdoors with off-site component (UBC Boathouse)

    Format: Half-day camps 1pm-4pm

    Age: 13 to 15 years

    Dates: July 12-16 and Aug 9-13

    Cost: $205

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

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  • 11

    Rugby Camps

    The ultimate teamwork sport! Learn how to communicate and cooperate on the field with this introductory camp: Rugby Fundamentals! This is a non-contact form of rugby where players use flags instead of tackling. 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 introduction to the sport focusing on basic rugby principles and skills.

    Location: Outdoors

    Format: Half-day camps 1pm-4pm

    Age: 6 to 9 years

    Dates: Aug 3-6

    Cost: $147

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

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  • 12

    Track and Field Camps

    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: Outdoors

    Format: Half-day camps 9am-12pm

    Age: 9 to 12 years

    Dates: July 19-23 and Aug 16-20

    Cost: $184

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

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  • 13

    Volleyball Camps

    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.

    Please contact Head Coach Kelvin Ma at kma@richmondoval.ca for all volleyball inquiries.

    Location: Indoors

    Format: Half-day camps 9am-12pm

    Cost: $180-$210

    Age: 9 to 12 years and 13 to 15 years

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

    Volleyball camps on offer:

    • Atomic Volleyball Camp: For 9 to 12 years old who already enjoy the game of volleyball and those just being introduced to the sport. Throughout the camp week our team of coaches will focus on fair play, skill development, teamwork and game-play experience. Each athlete will be able to leave our camp with a better understanding of the game and more confidence in their skills.
      Dates: July 5-9 1pm-4pm, July 19-23 9am-12pm, Aug 3-6 1pm-4pm and Aug 16-20 1pm-4pm
    • Performance Development Camp: Boys and girls camps for 13 to 15-year-olds designed to improve an athlete’s skill and knowledge of the game. Our camp builds on athlete’s foundational skills and introduces them to new concepts of team play, skill execution and game tactics. Our team of coaches will focus on skill development, team play and simple systems. Each athlete will be able to leave our camp with better knowledge of how skills are applied in 6 on 6 gameplay.
      Dates: July 12-16 1pm-4pm, July 26-30 9am-12pm, Aug 9-13 1pm-4pm
    • High Performance Volleyball CampsPlease click here for information

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