Sports Summer Camps

The Dow Bay Area Family YMCA offers various sports camps throughout the summer. Peruse the selection below to see all the sports we offer!

Please contact Zack Booth for more information at zbooth@ymcabaycity.org.

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We continue to live out our Mission and Cause at the Dow Bay Area Family YMCA, even through the COVID19 pandemic. Our focus has continued to be providing childcare and summer camps to kids in our community to keep them active and healthy and offer high quality care for them while parents are getting back to work. We cannot do this alone and need your help! Click the button below to see Sports Camp’s Amazon Wishlist! By purchasing supplies for our Sports Camps, you are supporting the growth and development of the children in our community!

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YMCA Basketball Academy (YBA) Summer Camp

This camp is perfect for all levels and will be customized based on skill level. Campers will be exposed to ball handling, shooting, foot work, passing, defense, rebounding, along with others that will develop them into a complete basketball player. Basketball camps will be held at MacGregor Elementary.

YBA Participant: $65/week
Y-Member: $70/week
Prospective Member: $80/week

6-8 year olds:

July 27-30| Mon-Thurs 8:30-10:00am

7-9 year olds:

August 17-20| Mon-Thurs 9:00-10:30am

9-11 year olds:

July 13-16 | Mon-Thurs 10:00 – 12:00pm

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Basketball Advanced Camp

This camp is designed for 4th-6th graders that have prior basketball experience and want to elevate their game to the next level. Basketball camps will be held at MacGregor Elementary.

YBA Participant: $70/week
Y-Member: $75/week
Prospective Member: $85/week

9-11 year olds:

Aug 3-6 | Mon-Thurs 12:00-2:00pm

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Basketball Skills & Fitness Camp

This camp is designed for players who want to sharpen their basketball skills, improve quickness and speed, and enhance fitness level. Lunch is provided at 1:00pm. Basketball camps will be held at MacGregor Elementary.

YBA Participant: $65/week
Y-Member: $70/week
Prospective Member: $80/week

9-12 year olds:

July 27- 29 | Mon-Wed |11:00am – 1:30pm

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Sports Sampler Camp

This camp is for 3-5 year olds and gives kids the opportunity to try different sports! Camp will be held at MacGregor Elementary.

Y-Member: $50
Prospective Member: $60

3-5 year olds:

July 13-16 | Mon-Thurs 8:30-9:15am

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Flag Football Camp

Players will work on footwork, running the ball, increasing foot speed, catching, throwing the ball on the run, ball handling and more! Fundamentals and fun are the main focus. Camps will be held at Handy Middle School Football Field. This camp is Co-Ed.

Flag Football Participant: $65/week
Y-Member: $70/week
Prospective Member: $80/week

6-8 year olds:

August 3-5 | Mon-Wed 9-11:00am

9-11 year olds:

July 6-July 8 | Mon-Wed 8:30-11:30am

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Flag Football Advanced Camp

This camp is designed for 4th-6th graders that have prior flag football experience and want to elevate their game to the next level. This camp is Co-Ed.

Flag Football Participant: $70/week
Y-Member: $75/week
Prospective Member: $85/week

9-11 year olds:

July 20-22| Mon-Wed 8:30-11:00am

9-12 year olds:

Aug 10-12| Mon-Wed 8:30-11:00am

 

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YVA Volleyball Camp

This camp will take place at Vets Park and will be an extension of the fundamentals worked on during the YVA season. Players will get multiple repetitions on passing, setting, and serving. Players will also develop the correct footwork for attacking at the net. This camp will develop the campers into complete volleyball players. This camp is Co-Ed.

YVA Participant: $65
Y-Member: $70
Prospective Member: $80

8-10 year olds:

July 6-9 | Mon-Thurs 9:00-11:00am

9-11 year olds:

Aug 3-6 | Mon-Thurs 9:00-11:30am

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Inclusion Sports Camp

Every child has the right to enjoy the fun of playing sports, joys of teamwork, and the achievement of hitting a ball, making a goal, or crossing the finish line. Whether part of a team sport or enjoying an athletic activity geared for individuals, participants can benefit from active pursuits. Many programs have been developed to get children with disabilities in the game. Find one that’s right for your child.

Y-Member: $45/week
Prospective Member: $55/week

8-12 year olds:

Aug 3-6 | Mon-Thurs 2:00-3:00pm

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Wilderness Skills Camp

Our instructors will teach participants about archery, hiking, among other activities. This camp will meet and take place at the Dow Bay Area Family YMCA. Ages 8-12.

Y-Member: $60/week
Prospective Member: $75/week

8-12 year olds:

July 20-24 | Mon-Fri 9:30-11:30am

August 10-14 | Mon-Fri 9:30-11:30am

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Fielding & Baserunning Baseball Camp

This two-day camp is designed for upcoming baseball players who want to fine tune hitting, fielding, and base running skills. Come workout with a former collegiate baseball player, Zack Booth! Bring your glove, helmet, and cleats. Camp will be held at the baseball fields at MacGregor Elementary.

Y-Member: $50
Prospective Member: $60

7-9 year olds:

August 13 & 14 | Thurs & Fri | 8:30-10:30am

10-12 year olds:

August 13 & 14 | Thurs & Fri | 11:00am-1:00pm

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Pickleball Camp

Learn to play pickleball! This camp introduces the game of pickleball and teaches rules of the game and basic fundamentals including form and mechanics.

Y-Member: $20
Prospective Member: $25

5-7 year olds:

July 21 – July 23 | 9:00-10:00am

8-10 year olds:

July 21 – July 23 | 10:00am – 11:00am

11-13 year olds:

July 21 – July 23 | 11:00-12:00pm

 

 

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Middle School/ High School Tennis Academy

Sharpen tennis skills with instructor Joe Ricard at Janet Jopke Tennis Facility on Park Avenue. Please bring your own racquet if you have one. There are no drinking fountains or restrooms on site, please remember to bring a water bottle. Sessions are 2 weeks long and camp takes place Tuesdays through Thursdays at the times listed per age group.

Participants: $55

Middle School Tennis Academy:

July 7 – July 16 | Tues-Thurs 12:00-1:00pm

July 28 – August 6 | Tues-Thurs 12:00-1:00pm

Youth Tennis Camps

Sharpen tennis skills with instructor Joe Ricard at Janet Jopke Tennis Facility on Park Avenue. Please bring your own racquet if you have one. There are no drinking fountains or restrooms on site, please remember to bring a water bottle. Sessions are 2 weeks long and camp takes place Tuesdays through Thursdays at the times listed per age group. Registration found by selecting the weeks your tennis player would like to participate in.

Mighty Mites: $35 for 2 week session
Ages 7-12: $55 for 2 week session

Mighty Mites (ages 3-6):

July 7 – July 16 | Tues-Thurs 8:30-9:00am

July 28 – August 6 | Tues-Thurs 8:30-9:00am

Ages 7-9 Years Old:

July 7 – July 16 | Tues-Thurs 9:20-10:20am

July 28 – August 6 | Tues-Thurs 9:20-10:20am

Ages 10-12 Years Old:

July 7 – July 16 | Tues-Thurs 10:40-11:40am

July 28 – August 6 | Tues-Thurs 10:40-11:40am

 

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