Sussex County YMCA

SUMMER Y SPORTS CAMP

(Boys and Girls entering grades 3- 7)

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 8-12 & Week 9: August 19-August 23)
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 2: July 1-5)
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.


Soccer (Week 4: July 15-19)
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.


Multi-Sport (Week 5: July 22-26)
Campers learn multiple sports, gain self-confidence and acquire a love of sports to match their talents and interests.
The focus is on developing technique and skills within each sport and gain a better understanding of game play and
strategy. Sports include: basketball, soccer, baseball/softball, volleyball, lacrosse, hockey, and more.


NEW! PAN AMERICAN SPORTS (Week 6: July 29-August 2)
The Pan American Games are all about gearing up for the 2020 Summer Olympics. Campers compete as athletes from nations of the Americas earning points for their team through good sportsmanship and teamwork. Campers will learn and participate in a variety of sports including: Table Tennis, Golf, Archery, Swimming, Water Polo, Baseball, Basketball, Volleyball, Badminton, and more!


NEW! FLAG FOOTBALL (Week 7: August 5-9)
Flag football is a fun and safe alternative to learning the game of football. Our youth flag football camp is designed to introduce young athletes to the sport of football and develop their individual skills as well as team skills.


NEW! INTERNATIONAL SPORTS (Week 8: August 12-16)
Experience the different ways that sports are played all over the world! Be active, gain agility and strength, strategize, and have fun while you gain an appreciation for different cultures through sports. Campers will participate in sports from around the world including: bocce, cricket, flag rugby, muggle quidditch, tug of war, water basketball, gaga, ultimate Frisbee, and more!