Welcome to the Sport Science Academy - Youth Sport Camp!

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"ACT LIKE A CHAMPION TODAY"

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.

» YOUTH SPORT CAMP ORIENTATION NIGHTS

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.

» Camp Forms

Parents Manual: Click Here For Parents Manual

Camp Forms: Click Here For Forms

· Medical Information – please tell us about any allergies or other medical information
· Camper Profile – please tell us what your camper/campers like to play
· Assumption of Risk Waiver – please read and sign this waiver for full understanding of participation
· Drop Off/Pick up Form – please let us know who else is permitted to pick up your child
· Photo Release Form – we love to take pictures of our activities and campers having fun, but we need your approval. You only have to fill out the bottom half of the form
Please fill out the forms and submit an electronic copy (pdf or word) via email to maduve@uakron.edu or please bring a hard copy to Camper Orientation Night or the morning of your camper's first day of camp.