Sussex County YMCA

SUMMER Y SPORTS CAMP

(Boys and Girls entering grades 2- 9)

All Sports Camps are located at the Sussex County YMCA.  Children will be grouped according to age. We offer an atmosphere of fun and fitness for your maturing athletes to learn to love the game and grow in confidence through skill development, small sided games and team building activities. 

Full day option includes swimming.  Children should bring water and lunch daily.

 

Basketball (week 3:July 3-7 & Week 7: July 31-August 4)

The focus of this camp is to improve your child's technique through a series of fun basketball challenges and drills.  Skills covered during the week include:  dribbling, passing, shooting, movement on and off the ball, offense and defense principals, and small sided game play.

 

Tennis (Week 4: July 10-14)

Your child will receive coaching and instruction in the development of tennis skills.  This is a fun and engaging program to teach beginning and progressive tennis skills including: hand-eye coordination, back and forehand strokes, serving, rules, scoring, strategy, and match play.

 

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Technical development is emphasized in the following areas:  ball control, passing ans receiving, offense and defense principals, tactical decisions, vision on and off the ball, and small sided game play.

 
flag football (week 6: July 24-21)

Flag football is a fun and safe alternate to learning the game of football. Our youth flag football camp is designed to introduce young athletes to the sport and develop their individual skills as well as team sports.

 

Dance & cheer (week 6: July 24-21)

Our dance & cheer camp introduces all aspects of cheerleading to young athletes including jumps, motions, dance, stunting and tumbling.  Our program's focus is on skill development in a fun and non-competitive environment.