Welcome to the Sport Science Academy - Youth Sport Camp!

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Click Here to register for 2017 Summer Camp

UPDATE: Week 1 has been closed. Make sure to get your Week 2 registration in before it is too late! 

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Sport Science Academy-Youth Sport Camp is designed to teach sport skill development in youth ages 5-12. Cooperative teachers and coaches provide a positive learning environment in which participants will enjoy learning basic sport skills and rules. Positive coaching will promote learning sport skills in a small group environment. Participants will be provided with feedback that will encourage individual sport skill development. All camp activities and programs have a focus on developing a healthy lifestyle in a positive sport and recreational environment.

» Daily Activities Include:

  • Instructional sport sessions in baseball, softball, track/field, soccer, football, basketball, tennis, volleyball, golf, sport conditioning, and many more sports/games/activities
  • Aquatic instruction and free swimming
  • Guest speakers
  • Indoor and outdoor cooperative games with physical activity focus
  • Wellness and nutrition sessions
  • "Act Like a Champion Today" Character Word of the Day

» When

  • June 12 - 16 & June 19 - 23
  • Monday-Friday, 9:00 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
  • Early Drop-Off starts at 8:00am, and Late Pick-Up is over at 5:30pm.
  • The cost for Early Drop-Off and Late Pick-Up is $5 per occurrence.

» Where

  • All activities will take place at UA athletics and recreational facilities

» Cost 

  • $185 for one week
  • Additional discounts include either:
    • University of Akron Faculty/Staff ($10), OR
    • Being a returning Camper ($10)
  • You may NOT use both of these additional discounts and receive a $20 discount if you fall under both categories.
  • To receive the discount codes, please email maduve@uakron.edu.

» How to Register

Click Here to Register

» Questions?

For information, please contact the Sport Science Academy at maduve@uakron.edu, or contact Mike Duve, Director of the Sport Science Academy, at (330) 972-6351.


When: Tuesday, June 6 & Wednesday, June 7 from 5pm - 7pm

Where: InfoCision Stadium

(Park by the main doors and take the elevators in the lobby)

What: Pick up and/or turn in ALL CAMP FORMS needed for your child/children to attend camp. Pick up camp gear (camp t-shirt, bag, water bottle). Meet Camp Directors and Camp Counselors.