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Adventure Running

Age: senior (8-11 yrs) programming offered only

Adventure running is a combination of cross country running, exploring, navigation and geocaching. Campers will be exposed to many obstacles as they explore Western University campus within boundaries. Campers will have the opportunity to learn navigation skills using a compass and a basic geocaching GPS

Price: $120 (half day)

Senior Offered:

Week 2 - Afternoons (July 10 - 14, 2017)
Week 5 - Afternoons (July 31 - August 4, 2017)

Aqua Sport

Age: senior (8-11 yrs) programming offered only 

Join our experienced instructors for a week of aquatic fun! Experience a different aquatic sport daily and wrap up the week with mini competitions. Youth will have the opportunity to try sports such as: water polo, synchronized swimming, competitive swimming (starts, turns and finishes), snorkeling, water fitness and more. Dry land activities will complement the in pool instruction.

Prerequisite: All participants MUST be able to swim comfortably without a lifejacket in deep water.

Price: $120 (half day)

Offered:

Week 5 - Afternoons (July 31 - August 4, 2017)
Week 8 - Afternoons (August 21 - 25, 2017)

Archery

Age: senior (8-11 yrs) programming offered only


"Archers to the line." "Nock your arrows." "Fire when ready." Campers will learn the basics of archery. They will develop their skills by learning from experienced instructors in a safe and fun environment. All archery specific equipment is provided. However, in the event of inclement weather, alternate activities will be provided for campers at an indoor location.

Price: $120(half day)

Offered:

Week 1 - Mornings (July 3 - 7, 2017)
Week 2 - Mornings  (July 10 - 14, 2017)
Week 3 - Mornings (July 17 - 21, 2017) 
Week 4 - Mornings (July 24 - 28, 2017)
Week 6 - Mornings (August 7 - 11, 2017) 
Week 7 - Mornings (August 14 - 18, 2017)
Week 8 - Mornings (August 21 - 25, 2017)

Art

Age: junior (4-7 yrs) & senior (8-11 yrs) programming offered 


Time to let your creative energy flow! This camp will provide the space and tools needed to explore each camper’s individuality. Campers will learn different techniques and get to work with different mediums. Possible areas of focus include sketching, cartooning, sculpting, and painting. All masterpieces created by the young artists will be brought home at the end of the week. The week will be capped off with an Art Show on Friday.

Price: $120 (half day)

Junior Offered:

Week 1 - Afternoons  (July 3 - 7, 2017)
Week 2 - Mornings (July 10 - 14, 2017)
Week 3 - Afternoons (July 17 - 21, 2017)
Week 4 - Mornings (July 24 - 28, 2017)
Week 5 - Afternoons (July 31 - August 4, 2017)
Week 6 - Mornings  (August 7 - 11, 2017)
Week 7 - Mornings and Afternoons (August 14 - 18, 2017)
Week 8 - Mornings and Afternoons (August 21 - 25, 2017)

Senior Offered:

Week 1 - Mornings (July 3 - 7, 2017)
Week 3 - Mornings (July 17 - 21, 2017)
Week 4 - Afternoons (July 24 - 28, 2017)
Week 5 - Mornings (July 31 - August 4, 2017)
Week 6 - Afternoons (August 7 - 11, 2017)

Ball Hockey

Age: senior (8-11 yrs) programming offered only

Ball hockey camp will allow young hockey players to develop their stick handling, passing and shooting skills. The camp will be fast paced and fun! Daily games will be played with a final competition on Friday. This camp uses the outdoor ball hockey arena when weather permits. 

Prerequisite: All participants are encouraged to bring their own stick, gloves and helmet (If unable to bring equipment, equipment will be provided).

Price: $120 (half day)

Offered:

Week 1 - Mornings (July 3 - 7, 2017)
Week 4 - Mornings (July 24 - 28, 2017)
Week 6 - Afternoon (August 7 - 11, 2017)
Week 8 - Mornings (August 21 - 25, 2017)

Baseball

Age: senior (8-11 yrs) programming offered only

The Sport Western baseball camp will provide youth with an opportunity to develop their fundamental skills and understanding of the game. Campers will learn or refine their throwing, catching, fielding, hitting, and sliding skills. Daily games will be played with a final competition on Friday. 

Prerequisite: All participants are encouraged to bring their own glove. 

Price: $120 (half day)

Offered:

Week 2 - Afternoons (July 10 - 14, 2017)
Week 4 - Afternoons  (Jul 24 - 28, 2017)

Basketball

Age: junior (4-7 yrs) & senior (8-11 yrs) programming offered 

With a strong focus on fundamentals, motor skills development, and fun, campers will learn the basics of dribbling, passing, shooting, and defense. Taught by Western Mustangs Varsity Athletes (not necessarily basketball). Other sports and mini games will also be used throughout the week.The camp will culminate with "game day" on Friday.

Price: $120 (half day)

Junior Offered:

Week 1 - Mornings (July 3 - 7, 2017)
Week 4 - Mornings (July 24 - 28, 2017)
Week 5 - Mornings (July 31 - August 4, 2017)

Senior Offered:

Week 4 - Afternoons (July 24 - 28, 2017)
Week 5 - Afternoons (July 31 - August 4, 2017)
Week 6 - Afternoons (August 7-11, 2017)

Basketball FUNdamentals

Age: FUNdamentals series programming is offered only for 8-15 yrs

For players with a basic basketball background who are looking to improve their fundamental basketball technical and tactical skills. Instruction will be provided by Western Mustangs varsity men’s and women’s basketball teams and coaches bringing with them a wealth of knowledge and experience. This camp will use variations of play to help athletes gain the skill and understanding to make their club or school experience enjoyable.

Campers will improve upon their basic dribbling and shooting skills while acquiring new ones. Staff will use the Canada Basketball's LTAD model to tailor drills and programming.

In addition, other complimentary games and activities will be used to develop important basic motor skills. Overall the camp will be FUN, active and will provide youth with an opportunity to develop their fundamental skills and increased knowledge of the game.

Price: $250 (full day)

Offered:

Week 2 (July 10 -14 , 2017)
Week 3 (July 17 - 21, 2017)
Week 7 (August 14 - 18, 2017)
Week 8 (August 21 - 26, 2017)

Cheerleading

Age: senior (8-11 yrs) programming offered only

GO MUSTANGS GO! Not only will campers learn all the Mustangs cheers but also they will learn the basics of cheerleading from Western Mustangs. Learn the basics of tumbling and the fundamentals of lifting. We invite parents to come to watch the show presented by campers on Friday!

Price: $120 (half day)

Offered:

Week 2 - Mornings (July 10-14, 2017)
Week 3 - Mornings (July 17 - 21, 2017)
Week 7 - Afternoons (August 14 - 18, 2017)

Dance

Age: junior (4-7 yrs) programming offered only

This program offers an introduction to basic dance skill and technique. A combination of styles will be introduced, such as jazz, hip hop, and ballet. Participants will work toward an informal presentation of choreographed patterns for the end of the week. Friends and family are welcome to attend the Friday performance. 

Price: $120 (half day)

Offered:

Week 1 - Afternoons (July 3 - 7, 2017)
Week 2 - Afternoons (July 10 - 24, 2017)
Week 3 - Afternoons (July 17 - 21, 2017)
Week 4 - Mornings (July 24 - 28, 2017)
Week 5 - Afternoons (July 31 - August 4, 2017)
Week 6 - Afternoons (August 7 - 11, 2017)
Week 7 - Mornings (August 14 - 18, 2017)
Week 8 - Mornings (August 21 - 25, 2017)

Drama

Age: senior (8-11 yrs) programming offered only

Lights, camera, action! Campers will be introduced to the world of acting and performing. Instructors will work to develop campers' individual skills and techniques as well as teach the foundations of performance. Campers will leave with a better understanding of acting terminology and increased self-esteem. The week will conclude with a group performance on Friday and family and friends are welcome to attend.

Price: $130 (half day)

Offered:

Week 5 - Mornings (July 31 - August 8, 2017)

Fencing

Age: senior (8-11) yrs & stallions (12-15 yrs) (limited programing offered for this age group)

Learn about the exciting, fast and furious world of fencing! Participants will have fun building strength, agility, and stamina as they come to know one of the oldest sports in history. Fencing will be taught using the classic foil technique. At the end of the week, fencers will have the basic skills needed to compete in their first in-house tournament. Instruction will be provided by the Western varsity fencing team. All fencing equipment will be supplied but campers are encouraged to bring long pants for protection. Please note there is no swimming component at this camp.

Price: $130 (half day)

Offered:


Week 2 - Mornings (July 10 - 14, 2017)
Week 3 - Morning and Afternoons (July 17 - 21, 2017)
Week 5 - Mornings (July 31 - August 4, 2017)
Week 7 - Mornings (August 14 - 18, 2017)

Field Hockey

Age: senior (8-11 yrs) programming offered only 

Campers will be introduced to the game of field hockey in a fun, safe, non contact environment. Instruction will focus on individual skills such as dribbling, passing, receiving and shooting. Campers will learn the rules of the game and both offensive and defensive strategies.

Price: $130 (half day)

Offered:

Week 7 - Mornings  (August 14 - 18, 2017)

Flag Football

Age: senior (8-11 yrs) programming offered only

Campers will be introduced to the game of football in a fun, safe, no contact environment. Instruction will focus on individual skills such as passing, receiving and running. However, campers will also learn the rules of the game and both offensive and defensive strategies.

Price: $120 (half day)

Offered:

Week 3 - Afternoons (July 17 - 21, 2017)
Week 5 - Afternoons (July 31 - August 4, 2017)
Week 8 - Afternoons (August 21 - 25, 2017)

Flag Rugby

Age: senior (8-11 yrs) programming offered only

Rugby is a fun and exciting game, and a great way to improve gross motor skills such as running, ball handling, kicking, and spatial awareness - all of which provide an excellent athletic skill base for any sport. Campers will learn to develop basic passing, running and kicking skills, as well as general rugby awareness in a safe, non-contact environment.

Price: $120 (half day)

Offered:

Week 2 - Afternoons (July 10 - 14, 2017)
Week 7 - Afternoons (August 14 - 18, 2017)

Gamers Unplugged

Age: senior (8-11 yrs) programming offered only 

This camp specializes in introducing kids to unique board games that are fun and interactive with their peers and family members. By playing these games we teach the kids lessons such as teamwork, communication, problem solving and strategy in a fun atmosphere. Games range from card games like Euchre, to board games like Settlers of Catan.

Price: $120 (half day)

Offered:

Week 3 - Afternoons (July 17 - 21, 2017)
Week 6 - Afternoons (August 7 - 11, 2017) 
Week 7 - Mornings  (August 14 - 18, 2017)

Hip Hop

Age: senior (8-11 yrs) programming offered only

Jam through this week full of tight grooves and cool moves. Learn the basics of hip hop and funk dance while performing to today's hottest music. All ranges of experience are welcome. Participants will work towards an informal progressive routine that will be performed on Friday. Friends and family are welcome and encouraged to attend!

Price: $120 (half day)

Offered:


Week 4 - Mornings (July 24 -28, 2017)
Week 8 - Mornings (Aug 21 - 25, 2017)

Hockey (Girls)

Age: 5-8 yrs & 9-12 yrs 

This camp will challenge each individual to reach her full potential as a hockey player while having a fun rewarding experience. Campers will receive instruction from members of the Western women's varsity hockey team. All instructors and campers will be female.

Highlights include:
  • 10-15 hours of quality on ice instruction (2-3hrs daily depending on age group)
  • 6:1 camper to instructor teaching ratio
  • Daily power skating instruction to improve speed, agility, balance and stride
  • Daily instruction on passing, puck control and shooting
  • Personalized written evaluation for each player identifying areas for continued improvement
  • Off ice sessions which include co-operative games, video, team challenges, swimming and other fun activities
  • Campers will receive a jersey and t-shirt

Prerequisite: All participants must bring their own full hockey equipment.

Price: $410 (full day)

5-8 yrs Offered:
Week 9 (Aug 28 - Sept 1, 2017)

9-12 yrs Offered:

Week 9 (Aug 28 - Sept 1, 2017)

Hockey (Elite Girls)

Age: 10-14 yrs 

This camp is designed as an early-season primer for competitive players looking to kick start their season. The focus will be on fundamentals including power-skating, stick-handling, passing, puck protection, and shooting. The session will be designed by Western coaches and delivered by members of the women's varsity hockey team.

Highlights include:
  • 15 hours of quality on ice instruction (3 hrs daily)
  • Phased drills and instruction to develop skating, shooting, stick-handling skills
  • Game-like drills to increase hockey sense
  • Instruction on tactical skills (e.g., 2 on 1's) for forwards and defense
  • Instruction on one-on-one techniques (puck protection, angling)
  • Personalized written evaluation for each player identifying areas for continued improvement
  • Off ice sessions including video and other fun activities
  • Campers will receive a jersey and t-shirt

Prerequisite: All participants must bring their own full hockey equipment.

Price: $435 (full day)

Offered:
Week 8 (Aug 21 - 25, 2017)

Hockey (Boys)

Age: 5-8 yrs & 9-12 yrs

This camp will challenge each individual to reach his full potential as a hockey player while having a fun rewarding experience. Campers will receive instruction from members of the Western varsity hockey teams.

Highlights include:
  • 10-15 hours of quality on ice instruction (2-3hrs daily depending on age group)
  • 6:1 camper to instructor teaching ratio
  • Daily power skating instruction to improve speed, agility, balance and stride
  • Daily instruction on passing, puck control and shooting
  • Personalized written evaluation for each player identifying areas for continued improvement
  • Off ice sessions which include co-operative games, video, team challenges, swimming and other fun activities
  • Campers will receive a jersey and t-shirt
Prerequisite: All participants must bring their own full hockey equipment.

Price: $410 (full day)


5-8 yrs Offered:
Week 8 (Aug 21 - 25, 2017)
Week 9 (Aug 28 - Sept 1, 2017)

9-12 yrs Offered:

Week 8 (Aug 21 - 25, 2017)

Hockey (Elite Boys)

Age: 7-13 yrs (coed)

Speciality camps are aimed to develop individual skills in specific areas.This camp is designed to improve players' power skating, stick handling, passing, and shooting.The camp has been designed by the Western coaching staff and will be delivered by varsity-level hockey players.

Highlights include:

  • 10-15 hours of quality on ice instruction (2-3hrs daily)
  • 6:1 camper to instructor teaching ratio
  • Daily power skating instruction to develop an efficient stride that can be used to generate speed and power
  • Daily instruction on passing, puck control and shooting
  • Personalized written evaluation for each player identifying areas for continued improvement
  • Off ice sessions which include co-operative games, video, team challenges, swimming and other fun activities
  • Campers will receive a jersey and t-shirt

Prerequisite: All participants must bring their own full hockey equipment.

Price: $435

Power Skating/Puck Skills (7-12 yrs coed):

Week 7 (Aug 14 - 18, 2017)

Hockey (Specialty Co-ed)

Age: 7-13 yrs (coed)

Speciality camps are aimed to develop individual skills in specific areas.This camp is designed to improve players' power skating, stick handling, passing, and shooting.The camp has been designed by the Western coaching staff and will be delivered by varsity-level hockey players.

Highlights include:
  • 10-15 hours of quality on ice instruction (2-3hrs daily)
  • 6:1 camper to instructor teaching ratio
  • Daily power skating instruction to develop an efficient stride that can be used to generate speed and power
  • Daily instruction on passing, puck control and shooting
  • Personalized written evaluation for each player identifying areas for continued improvement
  • Off ice sessions which include co-operative games, video, team challenges, swimming and other fun activities
  • Campers will receive a jersey and t-shirt

Prerequisite: All participants must bring their own full hockey equipment.

Price: $435

Forward/Defense (7-12 yrs coed):

Week 7 (Aug 14 - 18, 2017)

Hockey (Goalie Coed)

Age: 7-13 yrs (co-ed) 

This camp will focus on the fundamentals. The camp is designed for younger goalies (up to age 13) learning to play the position.

Highlights include:
  • 15 hours of quality on ice instruction (3hrs daily)
  • Daily instruction on skating, angling, agility and rebound control
  • Personalized written evaluation for each player identifying areas for continued improvement
  • Off ice sessions which include co-operative games, video, team challenges, swimming and other fun activities
  • Campers will receive a jersey and t-shirt

Prerequisite: All participants must bring their own full hockey equipment.

Price: $435 (full day)

Offered:

Week 7 (Aug 14 - 18, 2017)

Hockey (Goalie: non-instructional)

Age: 5-8 yrs & 9-12 yrs 

Limited space will be offered to goalies who would like to attend camps as a puck stopper but not receive on ice instruction.

To reserve a spot in a camp please contact Sport Western at swcamps@uwo.ca

No online registration is available for non-instructional goalies. 

Prerequisite: All participants must bring their own full hockey equipment.

Price: $245 (full day)

Kid Zone

Age: junior (4-7 yrs) programming offered only 

This program is designed for the camper who just wants to have fun! Our high-spirited instructors work hard to prepare fun games and activities that will keep campers physically and mentally engaged. Specific sports will not be the focus of this program, but youth-oriented themes and activities such as treasure hunts, obstacle courses, and interactive games will be offered.

Price: $120 (half day)

Offered:

Week 1 - Mornings (July 3 - 7, 2017)
Week 2 - Mornings (July 10 - 14, 2017)
Week 3 - Mornings & Afternoons (July 17 - 21, 2017)
Week 4 - Mornings (July 24 - 28, 2017)
Week 5 - Mornings (July 31 - August 4, 2017)
Week 6 - Afternoons (August 7 - 11, 2017)
Week 7 - Mornings & Afternoons (August 14 - 18, 2017)
Week 8 - Mornings & Afternoon (August 21 - 25, 2017)

Kin-tastic Camp

stallions (12-15 yrs) (limited programing offered for this age group)

Are you looking for a way to up your game? Do you aspire to make a varsity team? Do you have an interest in the various areas of exercise ? If you answered yes than this is the camp for you! Not only will athletes be provided with new and exciting workouts, they will also learn the fundamentals of exercise. Exploration of energy systems, sports nutrition as well as how to design effective training programs will be offered. Individuals will also be provided with guest speakers from the university’s Kinesiology professors and visits to the exercise and physiology labs. The perfect program to give you that extra edge and get more out of your training. 

Price: $240 (full day)

Week 1 - (July 3 - 7, 2017)
Week 6 - (August 7 - 11, 2017)

Lacrosse

Age: senior (8-11 yrs) programming offered only 

Campers will be introduced to the game of lacrosse in a fun, safe, no contact environment. Instruction will focus on individual skills such as passing, receiving and shooting. Campers will learn the rules of the game and both offensive and defensive strategies.

Price: $120 (half day)

Offered:

Week 2 - Mornings (July 10 - 14, 2017)
Week 4 - Afternoons (July 24 - 28, 2017)

Multi-Sport

Age: junior (4-7 yrs) & senior (8-11 yrs) programming offered 

Recreation based camp designed to fulfill a camper’s burning desire to try new and exciting sports, perfect for the all-round camper with an emphasis placed on skill development. Campers will learn and play a different sport every day, a perfect mix of traditional gym class sports and non-traditional sports. It is a week full of high-energy activity with no day alike. 

Price: $120 (half day)

Junior Offered:

Week 1 - Afternoons (July 3 - 7, 2017)
Week 2 - Mornings & Afternoons (July 10 - 14, 2017)
Week 3 - Mornings & Afternoons (July 17 - 21, 2017)
Week 4 - Mornings & Afternoons (July 24 - 28, 2017)
Week 5 - Afternoons (July 31 - August 4, 2017)
Week 6 - Mornings & Afternoons (August 7 - 11, 2017)
Week 7 - Afternoons (August 14 - 18, 2017)
Week 8 - Afternoons (August 21 - 25, 2017)

Senior Offered:

Week 1 - Afternoons (July 3 - 7, 2017)
Week 2 - Afternoons (July 10 - 14, 2017)
Week 3 - Mornings (July 17 - 21, 2017)
Week 4 - Afternoons (July 24 - 28, 2017)
Week 5 - Mornings (July 31 -August 4, 2017)
Week 6 - Mornings (August 7 - 11, 2017)
Week 7 - Afternoons (August 14 - 18, 2017)
Week 8 - Mornings (August 21 - August 25, 2017)

Music Factory (Jr. Only)

Age: junior (4-7 yrs)

Jr. Music Factory is all about exploration and imagination! Come and see what new and exciting sounds you can create out of recycled materials. This introductory program is designed to blend the opportunity to explore various musicals styles with fine motor skills. No prior music traning is required. Be sure to save your recyclables and get ready to jam!

Price: $120 (half day)

Junior Offered:

Week 2 - Afternoons  (July 10 - 14, 2017)
Week 4 - Afternoons  (July 24 - 28, 2017)
Week 5 - Mornings (July 31 - August 4, 2017)
Week 8 - Afternoons (August 21 - 25, 2017)

Nature

Age: junior (4-7 yrs)

Nature camp is the perfect solution for kids of all types. Allow your campers to explore the great outdoors of South-Western Ontario on Western University's beautiful campus. Hypotheses will be made and questions will be answered through outdoor and indoor hands-on activities. Campers will explore wildlife, plants, soil and learn to appreciate nature and time spent outdoors.

Price: $120 (half day)

Junior Offered:

Week 2 - Mornings  (July 10 - 14, 2017)
Week 3 - Afternoons (July 17 - 21, 2017)
Week 4 - Mornings  (July 24 - 28, 2017)
Week 5 - Afternoons (July 31 - August 4, 2017)
Week 6 - Mornings (August 7 - 11, 2017)
Week 7 - Afternoons (August 14 - 18, 2017)
Week 8 - Afternoons (August 21 - 25, 2017)

 

Outdoor Explorer

Age: senior (8-11 yrs) programming offered 

New this year - a combination of Adventure Running and Science! Become an outdoor explorer! Campers will test their hypotheses outdoors and learn about wildlife, plants and soil. For campers who love to play outside or campers who need a reason to get outside! We hope campers will find a love for the outdoors just as we have!

Price: $120 (half day)

Senior Offered:


Week 3 - Mornings (July 17 - 21, 2017)
Week 4 - Afternoons (July 24 - 28, 2017) 

Paddleboard

Age: senior (8-11 yrs) programming offered 

Get on board for this new water camp!  For those who love being active, having fun and in the water, this camp is for you!   This program will introduce campers to Stand Up Paddle Boarding by teaching balance, steering, control and paddle techniques while being safe.  Participants will also take part in our fitness class on the boards!    

Price: $120 (half day)

Senior Offered:

Week 2- Afternoons (July 10 - 14, 2017)
Week 6- Afternoons (Aug 7-11, 2017)

Stallions Athletics Leadership

Age: 12-15 yrs 

Description to come

Price: $240 (full day)

Offered:

Week 5 (July 31 - August 4, 2017)

Science

Age: junior (4-7 yrs) & senior (8-11 yrs) programming offered 

Are you always asking why? If so, science camp is the perfect fit for you. It is a place where science and technology are explored through fun, hands-on activities. Children will discover how exciting science can be through age-appropriate experiments, with a focus on different science themes each day. Campers will also be able to take home certain projects at the end of each day.

Click here for more information on our Science Camp themes!

Price: $120 (half day)

Junior Offered:

Week 1 - Mornings (July 3 - 7, 2017)
Week 2 - Afternoons (July 10 - 14, 2017)
Week 3 - Mornings (July 17 - 21, 2017)
Week 4 - Afternoons (July 24 - 28, 2017)
Week 5 - Mornings (July 31 - August 4, 2017)
Week 6 - Afternoons (August 7 - 11, 2017)
Week 7 - Mornings  (August 14 - 18, 2017)
Week 8 - Mornings (August 21 - 25, 2017)

Senior Offered:

Week 1 - Afternoons (July 3 - 7, 2017)
Week 2 - Mornings (July 10 - 14, 2017)
Week 3 - Afternoon (July 17 - 21, 2017)
Week 4 - Mornings (July 24 - 28, 2017)
Week 5 - Afternoons (July 31 - August 4, 2017)
Week 6 - Mornings (August 7 - 11, 2017)
Week 7 - Afternoons (August 14 - 18, 2017)
Week 8 - Afternoons (August 21 - 25, 2017)



Soccer

Age: junior (4-7 yrs) & senior (8-11 yrs) programming offered 

With a strong focus on fundamentals, motor skills development and fun, campers will learn the basics of dribbling, passing, shooting, and defense. Taught by Western Mustangs Varsity Athletes (not necessarily soccer). Other sports and mini games will also be used throughout the week. The camp will culminate with "game day" on Friday. Campers will be grouped according to age and/or ability whenever possible. 

Price: $120 (half day)

Junior Offered:
Week 2 - Afternoons (July 10 - 14, 2017)
Week 3 - Mornings (July 17 - 21, 2017))
Week 4 - Afternoons (July 24 - 28, 2017)
Week 5 - Mornings (July 31 - August 4, 2017)
Week 6 - Mornings (August 7 - 11, 2017)
Week 7 - Afternoons(August 14 - 18, 2017)
Week 8 - Mornings (August 21 - 25, 2017)

Senior Offered:

Week 1 - Afternoons (July 3 - 7, 2017)
Week 3 - Afternoon (July 17 - 21, 2017)
Week 5 - Afternoons (July 31 - August 4, 2017)
Week 8 - Afternoons (August 21 - 25, 2017)
Also see listings under Soccer FUNdamentals (8-15 yrs)





Soccer FUNdamentals

Age: FUNdamentals series programming is offered only for 8-15 yrs

For players with a basic soccer background who are looking to improve their fundamental soccer technical and tactical skills. Instruction will be provided by Western Mustangs varsity men’s and women’s soccer teams and coaches bringing with them a wealth of knowledge and experience. This camp will use variations of play to help athletes gain the skill and understanding to make their club or school experience enjoyable.

Sessions will include many small sided games and activities that are designed to increase game awareness and technical ability in a fun yet challenging environment.

In addition, other complimentary games and activities will be used to develop important basic motor skills. Overall the camp will be FUN, active and will provide youth with an opportunity to develop their fundamental skills and increased knowledge of the game.

Price: $250 (full day)

Offered:

Week 2 (Jul 10 - 14, 2017)
Week 4 (Jul 24 - 28, 2017)

Softball

Age: senior (8-11 yrs) programming offered only

For boys and girls, this camp offers beginner to intermediate instruction in all the basic softball skills including: throwing, catching, fielding, hitting, and sliding. Participants are grouped according to age, as well as prior experience, and the instruction focuses on learning fundamental skills and proper mechanics through drills and game play. Instruction will be provided by Western Mustangs varsity softball athletes and coaches.

Price: $120 (half day)

Offered:

Week 5 - Monrings (Jul 31 - Aug 4, 2017)
Week 7 - Afternoons (Aug 14 - 18, 2017)

Stallions Racquet Sports

Age: Stallions series programming is offered only for 12-15 yrs 

This unique camp provides an introduction to several racquet sports including: tennis, badminton, and squash. Each day participants will spend time on the courts (both indoor and outdoor) learning from our experienced staff, enhancing their technical knowledge and developing their skills. All racquets can be provided but campers are encouraged to bring their own.

Price: $240 (full day)

Offered:

Week 3 (July 17 - 21, 2017)

Stallions Track & Field

Age: Stallions series programming is offered only for 12-14 yrs

This camp will focus on the development of all track and field events with the opportunity for advanced instruction in specific events. Campers will receive both individual and group instruction. Instruction will be provided primarily by Western Mustangs varsity athletes, under the guidance of the Western Mustangs track & field coach.

Price: $240 (full day)

Offered:
Week 2 (Jul 10 - 14, 2017)
Week 3 (Jul 17 - 21, 2017)
Week 4 (July 24-28, 2017
Week 5 (Jul 31 - Aug 4, 2017)
Week 7 (Aug 14 - 18, 2017)

Tennis

Age: senior (8-11 yrs) programming offered only

This camp will expose campers to the fundamentals of tennis however both beginners and intermediates are welcome. Campers will learn all tennis strokes including, forehand, backhand, and volley. Campers will leave with an increased understanding of the game including the rules, scoring, strategies, and tactics. Campers are encouraged to supply their own racquet for comfort, but racquets and balls will be provided. 

Price: $130 (half day)

Offered:

Week 2 - Monrings (Jul 10 - 14, 2017)
Week 4 - Mornigns (Jul 24 - 28, 2017)
Week 5 - Monrings (Jul 31 - Aug 4, 2017)
Week 7 - Mornings (Aug 14 - 18, 2017)
Week 8 - Monrings (Aug 21 - 25, 2017)

Track & Field

Age: junior (4-7 yrs) & senior (8-11 yrs) programming offered

This camp will teach children the foundations of movement and an introduction to track and field events. Campers will learn how to run, jump and throw. A strong emphasis will be placed on developing physical literacy skills. Instruction will be provided by the Western Mustangs track and field varsity athletes and coaches. The camp is sure to be exciting and fun! 

Price: $120 (half day)

Junior Offered:

Week 2 - Morning (July 10 - 14, 2017)
Week 3 - Mornings (July 17 - 21, 2017))
Week 4 - Afternoons (July 24 - 28, 2017)
Week 5 - Afternoons (July 31 - Aug 4, 2017)
Week 7 - Mornings (Aug 14 - 18, 2017)

Senior Offered:

Week 2 - Afternoons (July 10 - 14, 2017)
Week 3 - Afternoons (July 17 - 21, 2017))
Week 4 - Mornings (July 24 - 28, 2017)
Week 5 - Mornings (July 31 - Aug 4, 2017)
Week 7 - Afternoons (Aug 14 - 18, 2017)

Volleyball

Age: junior (4-7 yrs) & senior (8-11 yrs) programming offered

With a strong focus on fundamentals, motor skills development and fun, this camp will focus on teaching fundamental skills through a variety of modified volleyball games. Taught by Western Mustangs Varsity Athletes (may not be volleyball). Other sports and mini games will also be used throughout the week. Participants will spend time on their skills for catching, tossing, and hitting balls. The camp will culminate with "game day" on Friday. 

Price: $120 (half day)

Junior Offered:

Week 4 - Afternoons (July 24 - 28, 2017) 

Senior Offered:

Week 6 - Mornings (Aug 7 - 11, 2017)



Volleyball FUNdamentals

Age: FUNdamentals series programming is offered only for 8-15 yrs

For players with a basic volleyball background who are looking to improve their fundamental volleyball technical and tactical skills. Instruction will be provided by Western Mustangs varsity men’s and women’s volleyball teams and coaches bringing with them a wealth of knowledge and experience. This camp will use variations of play to help athletes gain the skill and understanding to make their club or school experience enjoyable.

Activities will include: full days of volleyball instruction, high repetition drills, several forms of modified volleyball games (2 on 2, 3 on 3, 6 on 6), basic and advanced offensive and defensive systems, and technical components of the game that allow athletes to be successful in competition. Participants will leave with an understanding of basic volleyball skills, several forms of modified volleyball games (2 on 2, 3 on 3, 6 on 6), basic offensive and defensive systems, as well as experience in practicing the movement patterns, agility, coordination, speed, and flexibility necessary for success in volleyball.

In addition, other complimentary games and activities will be used to develop important basic motor skills. Overall the camp will be FUN, active and will provide youth with an opportunity to develop their fundamental skills and increased knowledge of the game.

Price: $250 (full day)

Offered:

Week 5 (Jul 31 - Aug 4, 2017)
Week 8 (Aug 21 - 25, 2017)

University Prospects Soccer

Age: University Prospects - must be entering, currently enrolled in or graduating from high-school (~14-19 yrs)

Western Mustangs Soccer Head Coach and team staff will instruct this program. The camp will focus on advanced skills and training techniques, introducing higher level team tactics, and applying advanced defensive and offensive systems of play. Athletes will take part in a variety of activities including on field and informational sessions. This camp is intended for high level players in Grade 10 and 11 who have an interest in studying and continuing their soccer career at Western University. Athletes will be asked to perform advanced skills under a variety of training scenarios, and will take part in many drills that simulate the high intensity and competition level necessary to perform successfully at the elite levels of competition.

Price: $140 + HST (full day)

Offered:

August 10-11, 2017

University Prospects Field Hockey (Women's)

Age: University Prospects - must be entering, currently enrolled in or graduating from high-school (~14-19 yrs)

Western Mustangs Field Hockey Head Coach and team staff will instruct this program. The camp will focus on advanced skills and training techniques, introducing higher level team tactics, and applying advanced defensive and offensive systems of play. Athletes will take part in a variety of activities including on field and informational sessions. This camp is intended for high level players in Grade 10 and 11 who have an interest in studying and continuing their field hockey career at Western University. Athletes will be asked to perform advanced skills under a variety of training scenarios, and will take part in many drills that simulate the high intensity and competition level necessary to perform successfully at the elite levels of competition.

Price: $100 + HST (full day)

Offered:

August 10-11, 2017

University Prospects Volleyball (Women's)

Age: University Prospects - must be entering, currently enrolled in or graduating from high-school (~14-19 yrs)

Western Mustangs women's volleyball head coach will instruct this program with assistance from the women's varsity athletes. The camp will focus on advanced skills and training techniques, introducing higher level team tactics, and applying advanced defensive and offensive systems of play. Athletes will take part in a variety of activities outside of on court training - including physical testing, volleyball specific strength and conditioning activities as well as a selection of sport specific seminars - nutrition for training & competition, mental training for volleyball athletes etc. This camp is intended for athletes who have aspirations of continuing their volleyball career at the post-secondary level. Athletes will be asked to perform advanced skills under a variety of training scenarios, and will take part in many drills that simulate the high intensity and competition level necessary to perform successfully at the elite levels of competition. Several forms of modified volleyball games will be used to help athletes understand game concepts and tactics (2 on 2, 3 on 3, 6 on 6).

Price: $305 +HST (full day)

Offered:

Week 7 (Aug 14 - 18, 2017)